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PGA Tour Joins Coalition for Responsible Sports Betting Advertising

Feb 27, 2024 • 4:54 PM ET

The PGA Tour announced it’s joining forces with other professional sports leagues to implement and maintain consumer protection policies.

Underdog Reportedly Pulls Pick'em Contests in North Carolina, Moves to Free Games

Feb 27, 2024 • 12:57 PM ET

North Carolina currently has no laws against DFS, but the state’s lottery commission has said that it will eventually get around to making decisions on the legality of DFS.

FanDuel, DraftKings Lead Bounce-Back Week in New York Sports Betting

Feb 26, 2024 • 6:38 PM ET

FanDuel enjoyed a healthier week despite the handle falling 20.7% from the previous period to $161.6 million.

PrizePicks to Pause Florida Business on March 1

Feb 26, 2024 • 5:30 PM ET

The daily fantasy sports site and two others were sent a second cease-and-desist letter from the Florida Gaming and Control Commission on Jan. 31 for operating illegally.

SNL Spoofs Sportsbook Ads, Lows of Gaming with 'Rock Bottom Kings' Skit

Feb 26, 2024 • 4:08 PM ET

Guest host and comedian Shane Gillis and Saturday Night Live regulars Kenan Thompson and Marcello Hernandez starred in a fake commercial poking fun at sports betting customers.

FanDuel Adds Experienced Tribal Gaming Leader in Simermeyer

Feb 26, 2024 • 3:30 PM ET

Former chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission to aide in FanDuel's tribal relations efforts.

California Gaming ‘Begins and Ends With Tribes,’ Official Says

Feb 26, 2024 • 11:03 AM ET

Chair of the California Nations Gaming Association delivers impassioned speech at state of the tribal nations address.

Kentucky Exceeds Tax Revenue Projections With Strong Final Two Months of 2023

Feb 23, 2024 • 4:42 PM ET

The handle for the final two months of 2033 reached $546.6 million, generating $55 million in revenue.

Illinois Gov. Pritzker Proposes Sports Betting Tax Hike to Combat Budget Deficit

Feb 22, 2024 • 5:29 PM ET

A jump to 35% from 15% would provide $100 million in additional funds for Illinois, Governor says.

PrizePicks Reaches Marketing Deal with NHL's Dallas Stars

Feb 22, 2024 • 4:43 PM ET

PrizePicks, the largest DFS site in North America, will run commercial spots on the Stars’ local television broadcast, be featured in digitally enhanced dasher boards along the ice, and offer VIP experiences to fans.

Sports Betting Launch Strides Being Made in North Carolina

Feb 21, 2024 • 4:49 PM ET

Two new suppliers have been approved and join a list of 14 more that have received provisional licenses to work with operators, according to an update from deputy executive director of sports betting Sterl Carpenter.

New Apple Sports App Gives Bettors Simplified Option for Live Scores, Odds

Feb 21, 2024 • 3:05 PM ET

App will reportedly offer live odds via a partnership with DraftKings.

Sportsbooks Offering Options on How, When LeBron James Reaches 40K Points

Feb 21, 2024 • 10:50 AM ET

Lakers star needs just 132 points to reach the milestone and sportsbook operators are offering the chance to cash in on history.

Michigan Post Second Consecutive Sports Betting Handle Over $600M

Feb 20, 2024 • 6:04 PM ET

An 8% hold produced gross revenue of $48.1 million, down 27% from December but up 43% from January 2023.

New Jersey Sets All-Time Sports Betting Handle, Revenue Records in January

Feb 20, 2024 • 5:00 PM ET

The Garden State surpassed its previous high of $1.6 billion in wagers set in November, and its January haul was up 30.7% from December and 57.4% year-over-year.

Sports Betting, Gaming Generate U.S. Record $66.5B in Revenue

Feb 20, 2024 • 3:23 PM ET

American Gaming Association figures show 10% increase in gaming revenue, bolstered by record $6.2 billion in December.

Sportsbook Operators Making Progress in North Carolina

Feb 19, 2024 • 4:20 PM ET

Eight more sportsbook operators are working with specialists to meet requirements and obtain licenses in North Carolina ahead of the deadline on March 1 and the state launch on March 11.

Sports Betting Momentum Slows in Kansas as January Handle Falls 7.7%

Feb 16, 2024 • 4:42 PM ET

Kansas operators paid out $1.4 million in taxes in January, down considerably from the $2 million from Dec. 2023.

Super Bowl Hits New York Sportsbooks Hard, Forces Lowest Revenue Week Ever

Feb 16, 2024 • 2:38 PM ET

Empire State sportsbooks combined to produce the lowest week of profits since legal online wagering began in January 2022.

DraftKings Announces $1.23B in Q4 Revenue

Feb 15, 2024 • 6:17 PM ET

Annual revenue surged to $3.67 billion, marking a 63.8% increase compared to the year prior.

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