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DraftKings partners with Detroit Pistons for daily fantasy sports, iGaming and betting

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DraftKings Inc. (Nasdaq: DKNG) has become the exclusive official daily fantasy sports partner of the National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Detroit Pistons, as well as an official sports betting and iGaming partner of the team. Announced Monday, the new deal gives the Boston-based sports betting company access to Pistons logos and trademarks and includes DraftKings-branded ...

DraftKings announces partnership with Triller for upcoming Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. boxing match

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DraftKings announced this week the company is the new Official Sports Betting Partner of an upcoming boxing match involving Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr.  The highly anticipated fight will take place on November 28 and with DraftKings as the new partner, will allow wagering on the event in certain states. There will also ...

DraftKings partners Peermont group for new PalaceBet sportsbook in SA

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On the heels of inking a multi-year agreement with American media company Turner Sports, and DraftKings (Nasdaq: DKNG) has now announced the launch of a mobile and online sportsbook in South Africa, in partnership with Peermont Hotels, Gaming and Resorts. The South African gaming and hospitality group will utilize DraftKings’ advanced B2B sportsbook and ...

Turner Sports signs new multi-year partnership deals with DraftKings and FanDuel

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Boston-based daily fantasy sports contest and sports betting operator DraftKings (Nasdaq: DKNG) and NYC-headquartered sports betting company FanDuel have both entered into partnerships with Turner Sports, a division of AT&T Inc.’s WarnerMedia. Under the terms of the multi-year agreements, DraftKings will serve as the exclusive sportsbook and daily fantasy sports provider on select Turner Sports ...

NetEnt newly expanded agreement with DraftKings to include new US markets

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Swedish online casino software developer NetEnt has expanded its partnership with DraftKings Inc. (Nasdaq: DKNG) in keeping with its plan to increase its presence in the U.S. After in late August 2019 premiering a broad selection of its video slots and table games with the Boston-based sports betting company in New Jersey’s regulated market, ...

Philadelphia Eagles inks multi-year DraftKings Incorporated alliance

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The Philadelphia Eagles franchise of the National Football League (NFL) has announced the signing of a deal that is to see prominent online sportsbook operator DraftKings Incorporated serve as its official sportsbetting and daily fantasy sports partner. The Philadelphia-headquartered team used an official Thursday press release to state that this multi-year arrangement has granted ...

Tennessee sportsbetting licenses for DraftKings Incorporated and FanDuel Group

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Prominent online sportsbook operators FanDuel Group and DraftKings Incorporated have reportedly become among the first to be granted conditional licenses that will allow them to offer their services to punters in the southern American state of Tennessee. According to a Wednesday report from local television broadcaster WXMI-TV, the pair have been joined by the ...

DraftKings Incorporated inks New York Giants sportsbetting alliance

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American online sports wagering innovator DraftKings Incorporated has announced the signing of an agreement that has seen it become the official sportsbetting partner for the New York Giants franchise of the National Football League (NFL). The Boston-headquartered firm used an official Wednesday press release to proclaim that the new multi-year arrangement has made it ...

Illinois licenses for FanDuel Group and DraftKings Incorporated

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Prominent online sportsbook operators FanDuel Group and DraftKings Incorporated have reportedly been granted temporary licenses to begin offering their services to punters in the American state of Illinois. According to separate Monday reports from the domains at SportsHandle.com and LegalSportsReport.com, the awards from the Illinois Gaming Board come after Governor Jay Robert Pritzker signed ...

DraftKings Retail Sportsbook to make Colorado debut at Mardi Gras Casino in Black Hawk

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DraftKings has entered the Colorado sports betting market via Twin River Worldwide Holdings’ Mardi Gras Casino, according to a recent joint announcement. Guests at the casino in Black Hawk will be able to place bets at the temporary retail sportsbook from Friday, July 10, 2020, while construction on a permanent location is underway. “We ...

DraftKings Incorporated float creates an instant billionaire

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Last month’s reverse merger of American online sports wagering innovator DraftKings Incorporated with iGaming technologies firm SBTech Malta Limited has reportedly transformed the founder of the latter firm into an instant billionaire. According to a Monday report from Forbes.com, Israeli entrepreneur Shalom Meckenzie established SBTech Malta Limited in 2007 and was granted some 34.6 ...