Gambling

ESPN to Debut NBA Betting Broadcast

ESPN is set to broadcast its first alternate sports betting presentation for an NBA game derived from the network’s ‘Daily Wager’ show.

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Bally's Announces Intention to Acquire U.K. Betting Platform Gamesys

Bally’s is continuing its move into digital betting with its intention to acquire U.K. gambling platform Gamesys for $2.7 billion.

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Caesars Close To Deal With Saints For Superdome Naming Rights

So much for the NFL’s prohibition against sports betting. Caesars is nearing a Superdome name deal with the New Orleans Saints.

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Playtika Reports Fourth-Quarter Revenue After Market Debut

Playtika, known for its mobile games, released a new earnings report Thursday.

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Bally's Continues Sports Betting Push With SportCaller Acquisition

A casino giant wants to swap chips for clicks. Bally’s Casinos doubled down on its investment in sports betting with the acquisition of SportCaller. The gambling conglomerate will leverage the […]

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Rockets Owner Tilman Fertitta Taking His Hospitality Company Public

Houston Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta has big plans for his hospitality empire. Fertitta Entertainment, parent company to Golden Nugget casinos and restaurant chain operator Landry’s, is going public through a […]

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Playstudios Valued at $1.1 Billion in SPAC Merger

Playstudios Inc. plans to go public through a SPAC merger that values the company at $1.1 billion. The mobile game developer will merge with Acies Acquisition Corp., led by chairman […]

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Record Betting Quarter

U.S. sports bettors wagered a record $5.95 billion in the third quarter, according to the American Gaming Association. A crowded sports calendar, pent-up demand and new markets — like Illinois […]

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NHL Partners with American Gaming Association

The NHL is the latest pro sports league to enter into a partnership with the American Gaming Association to promote responsible gambling.

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Barstool Helps Penn Record

Pennsylvania joined a growing list of states setting more sports betting records, including Barstool Sportsbook’s $32.3 million in bets handled.

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