Fantasy Sports

D1 Capital Leads $32M Round for Fantasy Sports Platform

Rei do Pitaco, a daily fantasy sports platform, announced a $32 million Series A funding round led by investment manager D1 Capital Partners.

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Sleeper More Than Quadruples Valuation to $400M

Fantasy sports startup Sleeper has reached a $400 million valuation following a $40 million funding round.

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Facebook Brings Social To Fantasy Gaming

Facebook Fantasy Games launched on Wednesday, a product that offers users the ability to develop their own fantasy leagues.

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Nas Adds Fantasy Sports to His Portfolio

When Underdog Fantasy raised $10 million, the list of investors included one rapper who has a touch for finding companies with a huge future.

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Community-Backed ‘Crown League’ Rebrands as ‘Hall of Fantasy League’

Now owned by the Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company, the league plans to hold its first draft in summer 2021.

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As Partnerships Emerge, Are College Sports Embracing Betting Sponsors?

Yet another long-standing NCAA tradition appears to be falling: the shunning of sports betting operators in college sports partnerships.

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NBC Sports Leans Further into Betting with Warren Sharp Hire

Sharp will appear on NBC Sports’ national and regional linear broadcasts, as well as do written and video content for NBCSports.com and fantasy site RotoWorld.

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Q&A: Michael Crawford On His Vision for Pro Football Hall of Fame Resort

Former Disney exec Michael Crawford is spearheading plans to develop the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio into a full-fledged theme park.

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NFL, Fantasy Partners Update Game Terminology to be More ‘Inclusive’

Yahoo said the fantasy football terminology changes stem from a desire to foster a culture of inclusivity.

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CBS Sports HQ Sees Big Growth in 2019, Amid New Content Strategy

After rolling out a new over-the-top streaming service for sports fans in February 2018, CBS experienced substantial growth last year after fine-tuning its 24/7 offering. CBS Sports HQ more than […]

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