MLB signs up DraftKings in multi-year data partnership

DraftKings Inc has confirmed that it is now an authorized gaming operator of Major League Baseball (MLB) after signing a multi-year partnership deal with...

DraftKings and Hotwire invite players to take a swing at new stat game

DraftKings Inc and Hotwire have collaborated on the introduction of a new, free game called The Hotwire Effect Series that enables users to draft...

Chicago Cubs ‘considering Wrigley Field sportsbook’

The Chicago Cubs are said to be considering the launch of a new sportsbook at Wrigley Field in anticipation of sports betting laws coming...

Multi-year partnership for Texas Rangers and Choctaw

The Texas Rangers and Choctaw Casinos & Resorts have confirmed the details of a multi-year partnership that features significant branding at the team’s new...

Sportech will continue to focus on US sports betting opportunities

International betting technology firm Sportech has held its annual general meeting today, updating investors on its performance so far this year with specific focus...

Sportradar: Embracing the “next generation” for collecting sports data

David Lampitt, Head of Global Sports Partnerships for Sportradar, speaking at last month’s Betting on Sports America conference in New Jersey, has acknowledged that...

Sinclair well positioned to capitalize on US sports betting after Disney deal

Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc and The Walt Disney Company entered into a definitive agreement late last week under which Sinclair will acquire the equity interests...

San Diego Padres hails FanConnect impact on sponsorship asset mix

Sergio del Prado, Vice President of Corporate Sponsorships for the San Diego Padres MLB team, has hailed FanConnect’s technology and content platform as a...

Meet Brian Westbrook, Ryan Howard and Morten Andersen at Betting on Sports America

Visitors to Betting on Sports America will be able to meet with sporting royalty this week and take home a memento of their encounter. After...

FantasyData confirms rebrand of its Commercial API Division

FantasyData, a provider of sports data application program interfaces (APIs) for the fantasy and sports betting industries has rebranded its Commercial API Division as...

Event News

AGA confirms September dates for Responsible Gaming Education week

The American Gaming Association has confirmed the dates for its 2019 Responsible Gaming Education Week. It will take place from September 15 to 21...

LatAm and CIS growth specialists head Emerging Markets track at Betting on Sports

Latin American and CIS growth experts JD Duarte and Stan Reoutt will bookend the Emerging Markets track at Betting on Sports 2019, as part...

Casino lifetime achievement award for Bob Hamman

Bob Hamman, President and CEO of SCA Promotions and SCA Gaming, will be presented with a Casino Lifetime Achievement Award at the 16th annual...

Calvi sets out GLMS vision and mission at NCPG regulators roundtable

Global Lottery Monitoring System (GLMS) President Ludovico Calvi set out the association’s vision and mission during an address this week at a Regulators Roundtable as...