Tag: NFL

DraftKings to gamify NFL players with non-fungible tokens

Draftkings gamify NFL players with NFTs
It doesn’t seem to matter if it makes any sense or not, the payoffs of getting in on the crypto hype is clearly too much to pass up.

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.

Sports bodies desperate to get back to business

Sports revenue desperate for restart
From table tennis to trotting, offbeat sports are enjoying a flurry of viewership and betting activity. For the mainstream leagues and teams however, the costs of closures are racking up - as are the calls to risk an early return.

Gaming groups line up for NFL betting boom

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Competition intensifies in the run up to the centennial NFL season - as the world’s largest gambling groups go head-to-head for an estimated 40 million..

NFL to release coveted football data via Sportradar deal

After a long history of resisting legal sports betting in the US, the country’s most major league, the NFL, is finally taking a pew - giving Sportradar the

Indiana against the clock for pre-NFL betting launch

Indiana against NFL betting
Indiana lawmakers are hurrying to get sports betting up and running in-state, and in time for the NFL season in September.

NFL’s ‘Great Dane’ and Better Collective ambassador Morten Andersen to speak at Betting on Sports America

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Morten Andersen, who holds the all-time record for most games played in the NFL, will be delivering a keynote speech at this month’s Betting on Sports America conference, held from 23-25 April at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in New Jersey.

NFL takes a punt on Caesars as first gambling partner

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Long-time opponent of regulated betting, the National Football League, has finally taken as sip of the kool-aid picking Caesars Entertainment as its first official gambling partner. The deal struck only hours into 2019 means all of America’s…

MGM in pole position for US betting in 2019

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Having forged a formidable range of betting-related partnerships in 2018, America’s largest casino group, MGM, is leading the charge across new US betting markets. Of all the stakeholders in US gaming, few are doing more to secure their share of sports betting revenues…

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

BetQL launchs sports data product for UK B2C market

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Sports data supplier BetQL has launched its mobile-first analytics platform in the UK, designed to increase engagement between bettors and bookmakers in the B2C sector. Intended to provide a technologically driven alternative to UK-facing static websites

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…

NFL concedes to betting, stresses integrity

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In his most upfront words to date NFL commissioner Roger Goodell (pictured, left) seems to accept the direction of travel in the US, but stressed the primacy of protecting sport integrity.   "The Supreme Court is considering changes potentially in laws with respect to gambling across our country," Goodell told ESPN. "We're going to be prepared as a league to address...

USFantasy Sports returns as NFL season kicks off  

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Daily fantasy football has returned to USFantasy Sports, the only licensed operator of the pastime in Nevada.   The excitement started in NFL Week 1 when Kansas City Chiefs took on the defending game champions, the New England Patriots, on 7 September. USFantasy is also offering odds for additional games on 10 and 11 September. Like in traditional fantasy sports, athletes...

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...

It’s touchdown for Matchbook with new NFL Campaign

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The peer-to-peer betting exchange, Matchbook, has launched a new NFL campaign to make the most of the growing betting market for the sport in the UK.   Matchbook has launched its new NFL campaign with a new betting podcast and market insight data to tap into the growing NFL betting market in the UK. The campaign, Join the Movement, will provide bettors...