DraftKings

11th August 2021

DraftKings Marketplace goes live with first NFT drops scheduled

US sportsbook giants DraftKings has officially launched its non-fungible token (NFT) platform DraftKings Marketplace, with its inaugural content available for purchase this week.  The Preseason…

9th August 2021

DraftKings to acquire GNOG in $1.56bn deal

DraftKings has agreed to acquire 100% of Golden Nugget Online Gaming (GNOG) from Fertitta Entertainment, Inc in a $1.56bn all-stock deal that will see Tilman…

9th August 2021

DraftKings subpoenaed by SEC over Hindenburg allegations

US sportsbook giant DraftKings has revealed it received a subpoena from the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) concerning allegations made by a report from…

6th August 2021

DraftKings raises revenue guidance again but H1 losses grow to $650m

DraftKings increased its revenue guidance again after recording half-year revenue of $609.8m, up 282.3% from 2020, though losses also continued to grow as operating expenses…

5th August 2021

DraftKings pens wide-ranging data deal with Genius Sports

Genius Sports has secured a multi-year agreement with DraftKings for the supply of official sportsbook data and content solutions for a range of leading sports…

29th July 2021

DraftKings and Sports & Social to launch sports bars with new partnership

Gambling and sports betting operator DraftKings has entered into a strategic partnership with US entertainment brand Sports & Social, owned by the Cordish Companies, in…

28th July 2021

DraftKings and Boston Red Sox enter fantasy sports partnership

The Boston Red Sox and DraftKings have entered into a deal that will see DraftKings become the exclusive Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) betting partner of…

21st July 2021

DraftKings to launch NFT Marketplace

US sportsbook giant DraftKings has announced the launch of DraftKings Marketplace, a platform for customers to buy and sell non-fungible tokens (NFTs) through their existing…

20th July 2021

DraftKings scores betting partnerships with PGA Tour golf events

Sports betting and daily fantasy sports operator DraftKings has agreed a deal to become the first official betting operator of the World Golf Championships-FedEx St.…

16th July 2021

DraftKings to launch as first daily fantasy sports operator in Louisiana

DraftKings has become the first operator to obtain a daily fantasy sports (DFS) license in Louisiana and is set to go live later today (Friday).…

15th July 2021

Fightin’ talk: PFL, MMA, sportsbooks, and the industry’s one-two punch

A flurry of recent deals have seen a number of operators pair up with combat sports organizations. Could mixed martial arts events one day be considered…

12th July 2021

DraftKings and MLB expand betting partnership with streaming content

DraftKings and Major League Baseball (MLB) have announced an expansion of their existing partnership to include promotional sports betting rights and an additional range of…

8th July 2021

Engine Media files patent infringement lawsuit against DraftKings

Esports provider Engine Media Holdings has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against sportsbook giant DraftKings.  The infringement concerns Engine Media’s skill gaming-focused Winview Inc. subsidiary,…

2nd July 2021

DraftKings renews sponsorship of Major League Eating hot dog event

DraftKings will continue as a sponsor of Major League Eating’s (MLE) 2021 edition of the Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest.…