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Daily fantasy execs say legal war led to merger

Daily fantasy execs say legal war led to merger

posted on November 21, 2016 by

DraftKings and FanDuel’s executives say the last year of battling with regulators across the country for their industry’s survival helped bring about the merger of the once bitter daily fantasy sports rivals.

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Rousey fight hits the USFantasy board

Rousey fight hits the USFantasy board

posted on November 19, 2016 by

Fantasy Force | USFantasy has started to offer not only football, basketball and hockey. But last weekend marked the first time USFantasy dabble in the MMA.

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Taking the USFantasy limousine like Ric Flair

Taking the USFantasy limousine like Ric Flair

posted on November 15, 2016 by

The Takeover | Well USFantasy has me feeling a bit like pro wrestling star The Nature Boy Ric Flair. I’m stylin’ and profilin’, a wheeling, dealing, jet flyin’, limousine riding, kiss stealing, son of a gun.

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Cowboys and Steelers battle Sunday with a story of two different teams

Cowboys and Steelers battle Sunday with a story of two different teams

posted on November 12, 2016 by

Fantasy Force | The winning continues in USFantasy as Marcus Mariota was the big winner for me this past weekend. Now to keep the train on track let’s look at this week’s card.

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Cashing big on Titans' Mariota in USFantasy

Cashing big on Titans' Mariota in USFantasy

posted on November 08, 2016 by

The Takeover | Thank you Marcus Mariota for continuing my run in USFantasy sports. If you read my Saturday column online at GamingToday.com, you would have gotten Mariota as a winner at 18-1.

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Titans' QB Mariota has been heating up as of late

Titans' QB Mariota has been heating up as of late

posted on November 05, 2016 by

Fantasy Force | Mariota has been heating up as of late, some of that has to do with the defensive talent he’s seen some I believe is of his making. While he is not the typical gunslinger, I think he has success this week against San Diego and will be a nice price if he hits the board.

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The second straight week another solid winner in USFantasy

The second straight week another solid winner in USFantasy

posted on November 01, 2016 by

The Takeover | For the second straight week it looks like another solid winner in USFantasy. Panthers RB Jonathan Stewart piled up 180 USFantasy points after going off at 23-1 in Prop No. 7. When I gave him out on GamingToday.com on Saturday he was at 17-1.

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Reports surfacing that DraftKings, FanDuel close to merging

Reports surfacing that DraftKings, FanDuel close to merging

posted on October 31, 2016 by

Reports are surfacing that Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) leaders DraftKings and FanDuel, are close to merging operations. The long-rumored deal was described as “imminent” and could be announced as early as this week, after details are finalized, according to ESPN.

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Fantasy football a lot of the time is about opportunity

Fantasy football a lot of the time is about opportunity

posted on October 29, 2016 by

Fantasy Force | If you are familiar with playing in traditional leagues it’s about having handcuffs to players in great offenses. Spencer Ware of the Chiefs is a great example as he had been the backup till Jamaal Charles until Charles injury issues flared up and Ware has since put his stamp on the job.

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DraftKings, FanDuel settle with N.Y. for $12M

DraftKings, FanDuel settle with N.Y. for $12M

posted on October 26, 2016 by

A $12 million settlement has been reached between New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and daily fantasy sports companies DraftKings and FanDuel. Both Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) companies have each agreed to pay the state $6 million over the next three years.

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Dolphins' Ajayi, Chiefs' Ware run straight to the bank as USFantasy exacta

Dolphins' Ajayi, Chiefs' Ware run straight to the bank as USFantasy exacta

posted on October 25, 2016 by

The Takeover | Dolphins RB Jay Ajayi (7/2) and Chiefs RB Spencer Ware (3/1) got the job done as the Exacta for Prop No. 3 paid $52.80 for $1 in USFantasy on Sunday.

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How to play USFantasy, as new NBA, NHL games hits sportsbooks

How to play USFantasy, as new NBA, NHL games hits sportsbooks

posted on October 25, 2016 by

Around Town | USFantasy debuted at several Las Vegas sportsbooks for Week 2 of the NFL season. Since then it has grown in popularity, added other sports such as basketball and hockey, and become available at 31 books here in town and 10 others throughout the state. 

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Colts are terrible, but can still be profitable in USFantasy sports

Colts are terrible, but can still be profitable in USFantasy sports

posted on October 22, 2016 by

First off the Indianapolis Colts are terrible. The great thing is it doesn’t matter if the Colts are terrible in real life because they can still be profitable in USFantasy sports.

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Texans RB Miller looks to hang on vs. Johnson in USFantasy

Texans RB Miller looks to hang on vs. Johnson in USFantasy

posted on October 18, 2016 by

The Takeover | Another week of USFantasy and it looks like a nice 13-1 winner from the Texans RB Lamar Miller. Arizona’s David Johnson had yet to play at press time but he’s the only running back left in Prop No. 2 that could take out the Houston star.

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US Fantasy adds props with Sunday/Monday night games only

US Fantasy adds props with Sunday/Monday night games only

posted on October 15, 2016 by

Looking at this week’s card, US Fantasy has add two new props with Sunday and Monday night games only. The most interesting is a four player quarterback field (PROP No. 10) featuring Sunday night QBs with Monday night QBs

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Brady's return leads to even money winner in USFantasy

Brady's return leads to even money winner in USFantasy

posted on October 11, 2016 by

The Takeover | Tom Brady certainly knows how to come back in style. The Patriots’ suspended quarterback, as expected, lit up the Cleveland Browns to the tune of 406 passing yards and 3 TDs at EVEN money to take Prop #1 in USFantasy this past weekend.

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Cowboys rookie running back cashes in USFantasy

Cowboys rookie running back cashes in USFantasy

posted on October 04, 2016 by

The Takeover | Barring the performance of Vikings running back Jerick McKinnon on Monday night, Ezekiel Elliott cashed for me in Week 4 of USFantasy Sports.

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US can learn alot from UK sports betting market

US can learn alot from UK sports betting market

posted on October 04, 2016 by

Dye-ing to Know | Professional leagues in the United States are finally starting to recognize that legalized sports betting is actually in their best interests, and not the enemy, when it comes to maintaining integrity for the games.

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Let's take a look at some NFL Fantasy plays for this Sunday

Let's take a look at some NFL Fantasy plays for this Sunday

posted on October 01, 2016 by

Fantasy used to be my domain here at GamingToday. Now that fantasy is back in Vegas thanks to US Fantasy. Let’s take a look at some plays for this Sunday. (According to USFantasy.com; Betting closes at 10 a.m. and is available at Caesars locations, Boyd Gaming sportsbooks and CGT locations.)

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DraftKings investigating if two brothers used 'illegal strategy' to win contest

DraftKings investigating if two brothers used 'illegal strategy' to win contest

posted on September 29, 2016 by

Expect a resumption of heated national discussion of fantasy sports rules and regulations now that major industry player DraftKings is investigating if two brothers used what is being termed an “illegal strategy” to win last weekend’s “Football Millionaire” contest.

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