Fantasy sports

12th May 2021

SuperDraft to expand into igaming with Game Play Network

Fantasy gaming operator SuperDraft has announced plans to launch igaming supplier Game Play Network’s technology platform, which allows customers to play casino games for real…

13th April 2021

Maryland sports betting bill heads to governor

A bill allowing operators to accept wagers on sporting events, and permitting fantasy sports, will be passed on to Maryland Governor Larry Hogan having passed…

23rd March 2021

Bally’s completes Monkey Knight Fight acquisition

Bally’s Corporation has finalised its acquisition of US daily fantasy sports (DFS) operator Monkey Knife Fight. Agreed in January, the all-stock acquisition makes Bally’s only…

5th February 2021

DraftKings and NFL extend fantasy sports partnership to Canada

DraftKings and the National Football League (NFL) have agreed to extend their daily fantasy sports (DFS) and content partnership into Canada. The original deal, signed…

24th July 2020

Fanduel signs media partnership with The Ringer

Flutter-owned betting and daily fantasy sports operator FanDuel has entered into a strategic partnership with Spotify-owned sports and popular culture website The Ringer. Under the…

16th July 2020

State of the Union: NJ, Boyd, CO and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, features betting revenue figures from states across the US – including strong figures from…

15th July 2020

Detroit casino GGR falls 59.3% in H1 after Covid-19 closures

Michigan’s three commercial casinos – MGM Grand, MotorCity Casino and Greektown Casino, all located in Detroit – brought in a combined $299.2m in revenue, down…

15th July 2020

Louisiana passes fantasy sports tax bill

Louisiana has finally passed a fantasy sports tax bill, more than 18 months after 47 of the state’s parishes approved the game, as governor John…

9th July 2020

Sportradar extends data deal with FantasyPros

Sports data and content provider Sportradar has signed a multi-year extension to its partnership with daily fantasy sports tips platform FantasyPros, covering the supply of…

29th June 2020

DraftKings and Stats Perform extend data deal

DraftKings has extended its partnership with data provider Stats Perform for its daily fantasy sports and live fantasy products. Under the deal, which started in…

17th October 2019

Pennsylvania sports betting and igaming revenue up in September

Licensed sportsbook operators in Pennsylvania generated collective revenue of $14.9m in the second full month of regulated sports wagering, while interactive gaming revenue in September…

28th August 2019

SportsHub hit with penalty for unlawful NJ fantasy offering

SportsHub Games Network has become the first online fantasy sports business to be hit with a civil penalty for operating in New Jersey without a…

20th June 2019

PA fantasy sports market grows 35.4% in May

Pennsylvania’s regulated fantasy sports market performed strongly in May, with revenue up 35.4% year-on-year to $1.8m. However, this total represented a marginal month-on-month decline. Seven…

7th June 2019

Louisiana sports betting hopes die, take fantasy bill with them

The end of the Louisiana legislative session passed yesterday (June 6), with efforts to pass sports betting legislation failing.  This failure also saw Senator Daniel…