Monday, February 6, 2023

Tag: NBA

SoftSwiss Sportsbook launches in-play bets for American leagues

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SoftSwiss announces the introduction of the new functionality on its recently launched Sportsbook solution. Now the platform will allow players to place live bets on the most popular American leagues such as NBA, NHL, NFL, MLB.

Missouri set to discuss sports betting ‘royalty fee’ to league bodies

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Missouri Republican Representative Cody Smith has submitted a proposal to the state’s legislature to consider the payment of royalty fees to national sports leagues. House Bill 119, set to be discussed in the House’s 2019 session, suggests a

NHL offers sports betting data to highest bidder

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The NHL has stated it would back sports wagering on national hockey matches provided operators return a portion of the revenue back to the league. Despite the Supreme Court denying both the NBA and NHL “integrity fees” following the overturning…

Monmouth Park sues US sports leagues for lost betting revenue

New Jersey’s Monmouth Park has filed to sue the major US sports leagues NFL, NBA and MLB for more than $150m, stating their interference in previous sports betting approvals was an act of perjury. Evidence given to a New Jersey District Court by the leagues in 2014…

New Jersey bill offers integrity compromise to leagues, rejects skins

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Casinos in New Jersey are only days away from taking sports bets, as state legislators prepare to vote on a bill on 7 June. According to NJ- based gaming attorney, Jeremy Kleiman, the bill, which throws a modest bone to sports leagues, is largely sensible. But will it…

NBA maintains one percent fee, drops ‘integrity’ element

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Despite near universal objection to the NBA’s one percent integrity fee, commissioner Adam Silver has said the fee, “call it a royalty”, is necessary to protect the league’s “intellectual property.” Speaking at the NBA’s union address, Silver defended the controversial fee, pointing to other jurisdictions that have used the same model to compensate sports leagues for the use of their...

Experts reject leagues’ integrity levy

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Sports leagues have come out flying the flag for regulated betting, as long they get the first cut of the action. But their demand for one percent of wagers, which equates to at least 20 percent of revenues, has been derided by experts for undermining the whole point of regulation.   Experts have accused the US sports leagues of overreaching in...

SportAD debuts fantasy sports in Resorts Casino

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SportAD, has teamed up with Resorts Digital Gaming to launch the first licensed, real-money fantasy sports game for the US casino industry.   Resorts Digital Gaming - the online arm of Resorts Hotel Casino, the first casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey – will promote the game under its brand “FastPick”. SportAD claims its unique matchup-based sports game enables Resorts to enter...

Betradar launches Digital Sports Tech Player Props

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The global leader in sports data and digital content, Betradar, has partnered with Digital Sports Tech to roll out a range of prominent Player Props internationally.   Betradar has partnered with the leading sports betting provider, Digital Sports Tech, to provide a key portfolio of player proposition betting markets (Player Props) to operators across the world. Player performance betting — which Betradar...

NBA back on the menu for Ontario punters

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The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation says that it is “thrilled” to offer NBA fixtures as part of its Pro Line platform – for the first time in 21 years.   The gaming monopoly serving the Canadian province of Ontario has announced that it is to re-offer betting on National Basket Association (NBA) games, over 20 years after it was forced...