The seminars on sports betting and fantasy sports were a social media bonanza along with defining just where this issue lies in the state of New Jersey. “New Jersey is the flashpoint of the entire issue,” said Daniel Wallach, a Florida-based attorneyview
Fantasy sports wagering has attracted the attention of the editorial board at the New York Times, which declared in an editorial today that the time may have arrived for congressional action to “rein in” its growing appeal.view
The recent surge of interest in fantasy sports wagering could benefit New Jersey’s stalled attempt to bring sports betting to Atlantic City casinos, according to a congressman who is sympathetic to the effort.view
Fantasy Force | The Buccaneers, a week after being embarrassed by the Titans, win at New Orleans. Compare that to Jacksonville’s Allen Robinson with six catches for 155 yards and two touchdowns after catching one ball last week.view
The fantasy sports industry wants to get the attention of the Florida Legislature. With that in mind, two of the biggest companies in the rapidly evolving business, FanDuel and DraftKings, have joined forces to hire a legislative lobbyist.view
If you have played fantasy football I am sure you’ve had a quarterback lose you a game on an interception or maybe Julio Jones had 200 yards but couldn’t get a touchdown. If you like things simple then we have a fantasy football contest for you.view
The Analyst | One of the most haunting questions around fantasy sports: Is wagering on fantasy sports an exercise of skill or an exercise of gambling, particularly in consideration of daily fantasy sports contests?view
Fantasy Force | The last few years it seems a team wins with a Pittsburgh Steelers-type fantasy lineup of a strong-armed quarterback, a touchdown scoring running back and a playmaking 1,000 yard, double digit touchdown wide receiver.view
Penn National Gaming is the first casino operator in Pennsylvania to apply for a license to offer sports betting in the state, now that regulators cleared it to begin. Penn National submitted a 107-page application to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board on Friday.
The W hotel brand is leaving the Las Vegas Strip. The SLS casino-hotel on Wednesday announced it will assume control of the W Las Vegas, which currently occupies one of the property’s three towers.
An organization working to legalize casinos in Arkansas says it raised more than $1 million last month from two American Indian tribes in neighboring Oklahoma.
Hollywood Casino in Charles Town is the first casino licensed to offer sports betting in West Virginia. The West Virginia Lottery Commission made the announcement Monday. The casino expects to start accepting bets Sept. 1.
NASCAR is on its way, Sept. 13 thru Sept. 16, to the “Entertainment Capital of the World,” Las Vegas, with a series of “fan-centric” events to promote the South Point 400, this year’s kick off event for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs.