The Takeover | Granted, it is only the middle of May but if you are like me your league is a year round franchise. I have already had a rookie draft, franchise tags and a restricted free agency period.view
Ohio lawmakers are once again attempting to revise the state’s rules on fantasy sports. Last year the attorney general’s office advised lawmakers to update its rules on fantasy sports.view
Draft, a three-year-old daily fantasy app that has raised $5.6 million in venture funding, has sold itself to Irish betting powerhouse Paddy Power Betfair for $19 million in cash.view
The Takeover | With the huge fight starting to pick up buzz in Vegas, USFantasy has released odds for the Saul “Canelo” Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. fight at T-Mobile Arena Saturday.view
The Takeover | For all of my NFL Draft fanatics out there the time has finally come. Vegas is taking wagers on the Draft! On April 7 the Nevada Gaming Control Board approved betting on the NFL Draft if books wish to post numbers on the event, which takes place April 27-29.view
Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson has signed bill H 2250, the law regulating and legalizing paid-entry fantasy sports in the state. Arkansas becomes the first state to take that step in 2017, and the ninth since the start of 2016, reports the website legalsportsreport.com.view
The Takeover | USFantasy baseball season has begun; let’s take a look at Tuesday’s lineups.view
It's that time of year as baseball returns Sunday so GamingToday is bringing back our fantasy baseball game Fantasy Jack. This season we have simplified the game even more. Click here for all the details!view
Georgia lawmakers are set to complete passage of a bill to legalize and regulate fantasy sports. The initiative received support this week from former Atlanta Brave and Hall of Fame pitcher Tom Glavine.view
The Takeover | March Madness has finally cooled off at the books after the people got completely buried on the weekend by the bookmakers.view
Mississippi this week became the newest state to legalize daily fantasy sports after Republican governor Phil Bryant signed legislation into law on Monday authorizing the online games.view
The Takeover | With the focus on the NCAA tournament, USFantasy is stepping up its fantasy props for March Madness. USFantasy has 12 different games where you can bet on the margin of victory.view
North Carolina legislators have begun to address the issue of Daily Fantasy Sports. House Bill 279 would require registration with the Secretary of State's Office for companies that operate fantasy sports sites that require money up front and pay out cash prizes.view
The Takeover | First off, I had the chance to check out UFC 209 in person at T-Mobile Arena, which is an amazing venue.view
The Takeover | A true UFC Supercard takes place this Saturday at T-Mobile Arena, with two championships on the line. The UFC 209 main event features a rematch of arguably the best title fight from 2016, UFC Welterweight Champion Tyron Woodley and Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson.view
Professional golfer Willy Wilcox is now the first PGA player to officially sign a contract with a fantasy sports site by inking a deal this week with DraftKings, the fantasy sports gambling website.view
Las Vegas’ Steve Wynn, Chairman of Wynn Resorts, is among the top 10 highest-paid CEOs for 2016, according to The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm. Wynn, 75, checked in tenth in the calculation released Tuesday.
VIP On the Mark | FREE PREVIEW! There will be many stories coming out locally about UNLV’s new athletic director Desiree Reed-Francois, who on June 1 begins the daunting task of making this school relevant in football and basketball.
Members of the Leech Lake Band Of Ojibwe Indians in northern Minnesota have voted overwhelmingly to move the tribe’s Palace Casino Hotel to a new and larger site nearer to the city of Cass Lake.
Media reports from Pennsylvania indicate the State Legislature is expected to soon act on bills to “fix” an unconstitutional section of the state gaming law and keep millions of dollars routed to municipalities with casinos.
In Michigan, a bill that allows pari-mutuel horse racing bets through mobile devices is gaining legislative support, despite opposition from casinos in the state.