DraftKings

23rd November 2022

Maryland’s regulated sports betting market officially opens

Maryland’s online sports betting market is officially live, with seven operators now active in the state as of today (November 23). Barstool, BetRivers, BetMGM, Caesars,…

22nd November 2022

DraftKings hack affects $300,000 in customer funds

DraftKings’ co-founder and president of global technology and product, Paul Liberman, has released a statement confirming that a mass hacking has taken place on a…

18th November 2022

Betfred and DraftKings launch sportsbook products in Maryland

DraftKings and Betfred have become the latest operators to announce their entry into the Maryland sports betting market. Betfred’s physical sportsbook will go live from…

4th November 2022

DraftKings cuts Q3 losses, but shares plummet as 2023 projections spook market

DraftKings reported a 135.8% revenue increase to $501.9m and reduced losses in Q3, but projections for 2023 have led to its share price tumbling. As…

7th October 2022

DraftKings shares rocket after reported “large new partnership” with ESPN

US-based sports betting operator DraftKings’ shares rose 14% to $18.26 in after-hours trading following report of “large new partnership” with Disney’s sports broadcasting arm ESPN.…

13th September 2022

Amazon to promote DraftKings odds during Thursday Night Football broadcasts

Amazon has selected DraftKings as its sponsor and in-game odds partner for Thursday Night Football (TNF), a live NFL broadcast streamed on Amazon streaming service…

8th September 2022

Celebrities to feature in DraftKings’ new responsible gambling campaign

DraftKings has launched a new responsible gambling campaign featuring skateboarding legend Tony Hawk and WWE professional wrestler The Miz. Produced by DraftKings’ creative and media…

31st August 2022

Licensed sportsbooks prepare for Kansas launch

North American gambling giant DraftKings has confirmed it will launch in Kansas tomorrow (1 Sep) – the opening day of legal sportsbook operations in the…

8th August 2022

Oregon sports betting revenue and handle both up in July

Sports betting gross gaming revenue and handle in Oregon both increased year-on-year in July, according to the latest figures published by the Oregon Lottery. Consumers…

5th August 2022

DraftKings’ Robins urges lower expectations for Canada

Jason Robins, co-founder, chairman and CEO of DraftKings, said that the operator’s launch in Canada has gone “as expected”, as the business had lower expectations…

5th August 2022

DraftKings reduces loss for first time in Q2

DraftKings has raised its earnings guidance for the year after its net loss declined on a year-on-year basis for the first time since going public,…

22nd July 2022

DraftKings files patent for new game development arm

Fantasy sports and betting business DraftKings has a filed a patent application for a new game development corporation named Black Throne Studios. The corporation is…

20th July 2022

Connecticut online casino revenue dips in June

Gross gaming revenue (GGR) for online casino in Connecticut came to $16.2m (£13.5m/€15.8m) in June. Before promotions were deducted, the revenue was $20.9m. Online casino…

24th June 2022

DraftKings launches new igaming products in West Virginia

DraftKings launched a new set of igaming products in West Virginia today (June 24), including roulette, baccarat and infinite blackjack. These new online games are…