PRSVGA proposes esports regulation to generate new income

The Puerto Rican Sports and Video Games Association (PRSVGA) has asked Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced to include esports in the first round of businesses...

Milwaukee Brewers sign Monkey Knife Fight as official DFS partner

MLB’s Milwaukee Brewers have formalized a new partnership with Monkey Knife Fight (MKF), one of the fastest-growing fantasy sports gaming platforms in North America....

Enthusiast Gaming and Monkey Knife Fight to take DFS to esports gamers

Enthusiast Gaming Holdings has partnered with DFS company Monkey Knife Fight (MKF) to help promote and increase brand awareness of the latter’s sports gaming...

Mark Balch: esports betting and its long-term growth

Esports has taken centre stage in recent weeks as the betting industry adapts to the COVID-19 crisis which has led to live-sports becoming increasingly...

NBA stars set for inaugural “NBA 2K Players Tournament” on ESPN and ESPN2

2K, the National Basketball Association (NBA), and the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) is set to launch the “NBA 2K Players Tournament,” an NBA...

SG and GameScorekeeper form esports data collaboration

Scientific Games has embarked on a new partnership with esports data specialist GameScorekeeper. The move, said the firm, will facilitate access to automated esports...

Soccer tops the list of sporting alerts in GLMS annual report

Global Lottery Monitoring System (GLMS) has published its 2019 Monitoring & Intelligence Report, complete with a full update on activities, partner views and a...

IMAX gets into esports via events partnership with Vindex

Esports infrastructure platform Vindex and entertainment technology firm IMAX have formalized a new partnership to create esports events and experiences exclusively for IMAX theaters...

Simplicity hires OutField Consulting to drive US and Brazil ambitions

Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company has appointed OutField Consulting, a Brazilian-based sports marketing firm, to serve as a consultant for sponsorships and business development...

New esports media platform comes at a pivotal moment for live TV

Torque Esports Corp, Frankly Inc and WinView Inc have combined to form an integrated news, gaming, sports and esports platform, badged Engine Media Holdings...

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Erika Nardini: Barstool will break betting’s algorithmic nature

Bringing the inaugural SBC Digital North America Summit to a close this week Erika Nardini, CEO of Barstool Sports, held a one-on-one interview with...

Maximize data, drive engagement and enrich the sports betting experience

As sports betting evolves in the US and the various state markets become increasingly competitive, the effectiveness of data as a tool for engagement...

Lovell Walker: esports and traditional sports bettors are separate entities

If esports, as some suggest, has helped fill some of the void left by the pandemic-led shutdown in major sports betting activity, what does...
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Ezra Kucharz: US sports betting has only scratched the surface

With the final day of the inaugural SBC Digital Summit North America getting into swing, opening duties fell to Ezra Kucharz, Chief Business Officer...