Sports betting

Sports Betting Company Sporttrade Inc. Announces Acquisition, Expansion into Colorado

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 1:30pm

The transaction will allow qualified participants in Colorado to access a dynamic sports trading experience through the Sporttrade iOS app upon its launch in the first half of 2022.

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  • The transaction will allow qualified participants in Colorado to access a dynamic sports trading experience through the Sporttrade iOS app upon its launch in the first half of 2022.
  • "We are pleased to announce Sporttrade's launch plans in Colorado," said Alex Kane, CEO.
  • Founded in 2018, Sporttrade was built to elevate the sports betting industry by utilizing proven exchange technology and processes to enhance and democratize the traditional betting experience.
  • "Easy Street Casino is thrilled to partner with the Sporttrade team as they make their way into the growing Colorado sports betting market.

SharpLink Gaming Tapped by NASCAR.com to Expand and Enhance Online Sports Betting Experience for Race Fans

Tuesday, August 3, 2021 - 1:30pm

Commenting on the results, Joe Solosky, Managing Director of Gaming at NASCAR, stated, Early engagement levels have been particularly impressive with SharpLink providing NASCAR fans the ability to get acclimated to the emerging online U.S. sports betting environment.

Key Points: 
  • Commenting on the results, Joe Solosky, Managing Director of Gaming at NASCAR, stated, Early engagement levels have been particularly impressive with SharpLink providing NASCAR fans the ability to get acclimated to the emerging online U.S. sports betting environment.
  • SharpLink is providing invaluable insights that are helping shape and expand our sports betting operations now and in the future.
  • SharpLink uses proprietary, intelligent, online conversion technology to convert sports fans into sports bettors for licensed, online sportsbook operators.
  • SharpLink's intelligent C4 Sports Betting Conversion Platform delivers and determines the best sportsbook betting offers and experience for each identified user.

British Columbia Lottery Corporation Appoints Genius Sports As Official Data Provider

Tuesday, August 3, 2021 - 1:00pm

Genius Sports Limited (NYSE:GENI) (Genius Sports or GSL), the official data, technology and commercial partner powering the ecosystem connecting sports, betting and media, today announced that it has secured a multi-year agreement with the British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC), to support its sportsbook operations as Canada legalizes single-event sports wagering.

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  • Genius Sports Limited (NYSE:GENI) (Genius Sports or GSL), the official data, technology and commercial partner powering the ecosystem connecting sports, betting and media, today announced that it has secured a multi-year agreement with the British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC), to support its sportsbook operations as Canada legalizes single-event sports wagering.
  • BCLC will utilize Genius Sports award-winning LiveData and LiveTrading services to deliver real-time official data and pin-point pricing across thousands of sporting events each year.
  • Genius Sports established the global market for official data, which is sanctioned directly by the relevant sports governing body.
  • Genius Sports is the official data, technology and commercial partner that powers the global ecosystem connecting sports, betting and media.

SportsYard to Launch ICO on August 7

Tuesday, August 3, 2021 - 1:20pm

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SportsYard today announced its intent to launch its initial coin offering on August 7th 2021.

Key Points: 
  • SAN DIEGO, Aug. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SportsYard today announced its intent to launch its initial coin offering on August 7th 2021.
  • SportsYard is an innovative, decentralized sports betting exchange that redefines the bettor experience through state-of-the-art, peer-to-peer betting opportunities utilizing the Ethereum blockchain.
  • SportsYard will launch the platform pending receipt of all necessary state gaming licenses and other authorizations.
  • SportsYard is a decentralized sports betting exchange that facilitates peer-to-peer betting on the outcome of a variety of real world sporting events.

DRAFTKINGS DEADLINE ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi LLP Securities Litigation Partner James (Josh) Wilson Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $50,000 In DraftKings To Contact Him Directly To Discuss Their Options

Sunday, August 1, 2021 - 3:34pm

If you suffered losses exceeding $50,000 investing in DraftKings stock or options between December 23, 2019 and June 15, 2021 and would like to discuss your legal rights, call Faruqi & Faruqi partner Josh Wilson directly at 877-247-4292 or 212-983-9330 (Ext.

Key Points: 
  • If you suffered losses exceeding $50,000 investing in DraftKings stock or options between December 23, 2019 and June 15, 2021 and would like to discuss your legal rights, call Faruqi & Faruqi partner Josh Wilson directly at 877-247-4292 or 212-983-9330 (Ext.
  • Faruqi & Faruqi is a leading minority and Woman-owned national securities law firm with offices in New York, Delaware, Pennsylvania, California and Georgia.
  • Your ability to share in any recovery is not affected by the decision to serve as a lead plaintiff or not.
  • Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP also encourages anyone with information regarding DraftKings conduct to contact the firm, including whistleblowers, former employees, shareholders and others.

Find a Betting Pool on Chipz Platform to Satisfy Your Thrill for Gambling

Saturday, July 31, 2021 - 1:00am

Here’s why. There is no single betting site that provides a full user experience. Well, until now. The recent launch of the Chipz betting platform -- a decentralized web-based gambling platform -- will give gamblers a one-of-a-kind, betting experience.

Key Points: 
  • The recent launch of the Chipz betting platform -- a decentralized web-based gambling platform -- will give gamblers a one-of-a-kind, betting experience.
  • If you wish to join in on the fun, were going to share with you how to register as a bettor in the Chipz betting pools.
  • The users must have CHPZ, an ERC-20 token that guarantees payment of fees and betting amount within the platform.
  • As a gambler, Chipz allows you to bet inside the betting pool created by other users.

Your App Is Ready, Emperor!

Monday, August 2, 2021 - 2:00pm

The Caesars Sportsbook app operates on Liberty, the company's owned and integrated tech stack.

Key Points: 
  • The Caesars Sportsbook app operates on Liberty, the company's owned and integrated tech stack.
  • Caesars Sportsbook offers more options for wagering, making it the most dynamic sports betting app available.
  • In celebration of the launch, first-time Caesars Sportsbook app users will have the opportunity to place their first bet, up to $5,000, risk-free.
  • "In our world, everyone's an emperor, and the Caesars Sportsbook app delivers an experience worthy of them.

DraftKings and Sports & Social Enter Into Strategic Sports Betting and Entertainment Agreement

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 12:30pm

Together, the integration forms one of the most exciting new offerings in sports betting and entertainment for DraftKings and Sports & Social fans across the nation.

Key Points: 
  • Together, the integration forms one of the most exciting new offerings in sports betting and entertainment for DraftKings and Sports & Social fans across the nation.
  • A powerhouse name in dining and entertainment, Sports & Social is an upscale gaming parlor and social lounge that features the best in sports-watching and state-of-the-art audio/visual displays, made-from-scratch menu items, curated cocktails and exciting entertainment.
  • Dining & Entertainment is one of the largest and most successful developers and operators of restaurants and entertainment concepts in the United States.
  • DraftKings is a multi-channel provider of sports betting and gaming technologies, powering sports and gaming entertainment for 50+ operators in 17 countries.

TwinSpires and Tonto Apache Tribe's Mazatzal Hotel & Casino Team Up To Pursue Arizona Online Sports Betting License

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 4:47pm

The partnership allows for a TwinSpires retail sportsbook to open within the Mazatzal Hotel & Casino, and also for TwinSpires to launch its state-of-the-art online sportsbook within the State of Arizona, in each case subject to obtaining applicable gaming licenses and regulatory approvals.

Key Points: 
  • The partnership allows for a TwinSpires retail sportsbook to open within the Mazatzal Hotel & Casino, and also for TwinSpires to launch its state-of-the-art online sportsbook within the State of Arizona, in each case subject to obtaining applicable gaming licenses and regulatory approvals.
  • Tonto Apache Chairman Calvin Johnson said, "In conjunction with our world class partner, we look forward to supporting the local community and bringing more visitors to the Mazatzal Hotel & Casino and our beautiful county."
  • TwinSpires sports betting is offered in Pennsylvania, Michigan, Mississippi, Colorado, Tennessee, and Indiana with iGaming also available in Pennsylvania and Michigan.
  • CDI's BetAmerica sports betting and iGaming platform in New Jersey is expected to transition to the TwinSpires brand during the third quarter of 2021.

Lead Plaintiff Deadline Approaching: Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP Announces Deadline in Securities Fraud Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against DraftKings Inc.

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 11:11pm

DraftKings was incorporated in Nevada as DEAC NV Merger Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of its legal predecessor, DEAC, a special purpose acquisition company.

Key Points: 
  • DraftKings was incorporated in Nevada as DEAC NV Merger Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of its legal predecessor, DEAC, a special purpose acquisition company.
  • A lead plaintiff is a representative party who acts on behalf of all class members in directing the litigation.
  • Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP prosecutes class actions in state and federal courts throughout the country involving securities fraud, breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of state and federal law.
  • The complaint in this action was not filed by Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP.