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DraftKings Signs Sports Betting Deal with Atlantic City Casino

Daily fantasy sports operator DraftKings is entering into a deal with Atlantic City’s Resort Casino to being developing a DraftKings-branded sportsbook at the property. The deal is the culmination of New Jersey’s desire to reinvigorate Atlantic City casinos and carves out new territory for the long-struggling, but newly resurgent, DFS …

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Sports Betting & Tribal Gaming: Connecticut Works On a Solution

When the US Supreme Court put the decision to legalize sports betting in the hands of the States, it opened a Pandora’s Box of legal and political challenges. States must now figure out everything from how to appease professional sports leagues to how tribal gaming interests fit into the picture. …

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US Supreme Court OK’s Sports Betting

In a 6-3 decision, the US Supreme Court has overturned the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) and opened the gates for regulated sports betting in the United States. The ruling also puts aside decades of wrong-headed, puritanical thought that pushed a huge sector of the gaming industry into …

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New Jersey Spent $8.5 Million Fighting Sports Betting Ban

When the citizens of New Jersey approved a measure allowing sports betting in Atlantic City casinos, if sports betting were actually legalized, they knew they were in for a fight. Now, nearly eight years later, the bill for that fight is coming in and it’s clocking in at around $ …

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Daily Fantasy Sports Pass ‘Game of Skill’ Test in Academic Study

Are daily fantasy sports (DFSS) contests games of skill, or games of chance? That’s a multi-million, possibly multi-billion, dollar question that’s kept the DFS market spinning its wheels in a number of countries. Fortunately, for DFS operators, a recent study by researchers at Kansas State University found that DFS is …

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PGA Tour Commissioner Calls for Legalized Sports Betting

PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan is joining the chorus of voices calling for the legalization of sports betting in the United States. And like his peers in the rest of the major leagues (which the PGA is rarely included in) he would like a cut of the action to go …

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