DraftKings Facing Legal Action Over Proxy Bet

Ben Hamill - November 11, 2020

Sports betting and fantasy sports operator DraftKings may have to defend its decision not to permit the placing of bets by means of a proxy after freezing a Florida man’s New Jersey mobile sports betting account in October. This onl...Read More

NetEnt Hyped About Expanded DraftKings Deal

Ben Hamill - October 14, 2020

Top online slots and casino games developer NetEnt remains fully focused on U.S. expansion. To this end, the Stockholm-listed iGaming provider has now expanded its existing partnership with American daily fantasy sports and sports betting...Read More

DraftKings Look Into Celeb Cheat Allegations

Ben Hamill - January 12, 2020

Sports betting giant DraftKings has officially launched in-house investigations into whether Bachelor in Paradise celebrity couple Tanner Tolbert and wife Jade Roper Tolbert had been in unfair cahoots that led to the type of unfair advant...Read More

DraftKings Reveals Huge Veterans Initiative

Ben Hamill - November 29, 2019

Sports betting and fantasy sports giant DraftKings has announced a massive funding initiative in support of its Tech For Heroes project. The bookie has said that for every point scored during professional football game...Read More

Mattress Mack Loses $11.6M On Astro’s MBL Bet

Ben Hamill - November 04, 2019

Houston-based Gallery Furniture store chain owner Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale isn’t too frazzled about the fact that he is fresh out of $11.6 million, due to the Houston Astros’ inability to triumph over riva...Read More

Mattress Mack MLB Bet May Be Biggest Ever

Ben Hamill - October 07, 2019

So convinced is Houston businessman and owner of the Gallery Furniture chain Jim McIngvale that the Houston Astros will this year perform a repeat stunt of their 2017 MLB World Series Win, that he has wagered what may ...Read More

DraftKings May Be Negotiating SBTech Deal

Ben Hamill - July 03, 2019

Reasonably reliable rumour has it that fantasy sports betting giant DraftKings is on the verge of signing an acquisition deal that will see the operator acquire ownership of SBTech and in effect, its own in-house sports betting platform a...Read More

The Garden State Sets New Gambling Record

Ben Hamill - April 21, 2019

Recently released figures from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement revealed that licensed online gambling operators in this part of the US generated income of more than US$39.1 million in March. This is a 53% increase over the s...Read More

Nevada Beats NJ in Super Bowl Bet Figures

Ben Hamill - February 13, 2019

Wagering on this year’s Super Bowl has been described as anti-climactic for many, especially when it came to betting volumes (not to mention the games). The NFL marquee contest was something of a let down on the field, but it did ma...Read More

Microgaming Prepares to Wow at ICE 2019

Ben Hamill - January 31, 2019

Anyone who’s anyone in the iGaming industry is gearing up to show off their latest innovations at ICE 2019 in London. Microgaming will of course be there as well, unveiling a fresh range of vibrant new content and revamped classics ...Read More

Evolution Gaming to Supply DraftKings

Ben Hamill - January 29, 2019

Live dealer casino king Evolution Gaming has teamed up with another member of iGaming royalty, DraftKings, in an all-new venture. The pair will soon begin to expand DraftKings’ online gambling offerings with a fresh range of live-st...Read More

DraftKings Punter Loses $670k to Slow Bets

Ben Hamill - January 15, 2019

DraftKings has been in the spotlight of late, although not exactly for the best of reasons. The daily fantasy sports supplier has received heavy criticism for the way their Sports Betting National Championship (SBNC) came to an end on Jan...Read More

DraftKings Launch Scarlet Pearl Sportsbook

Ben Hamill - November 14, 2018

DraftKings, North America’s biggest daily fantasy sports supplier, is soon set to open its first land-based sportsbook in the US state of Mississippi. The opening of the venue will also mark the firm’s first established sports...Read More