Sports fans will get the chance to test their knowledge at the Bleacher Report’s new live interactive game show, the B/R Betting Game Show, starting Thursday.
His name is Jim McIngvale. He’s 68. A force of nature, furniture store owner, ‘huckster retailer’, ‘half-capitalist’, ‘half-social worker’ and a big-time gambler and Astros fan.
CBS Sports Digital executive Jeff Gerttula said media companies are proceeding carefully as the new industry unfolds in real time.
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman spoke Wednesday on the third day of G2E in Las Vegas, fielding questions about how the league finally embraced sports betting.
UFC Event Centre is the gaming industry’s first sports betting product created specifically for a major sports brand.
Buffalo and New York rallied for a pair of miracle covers that resulted in a big payoff for a bettor in Mississippi.
A baseball bettor turned $250 into more than $38,000 after connecting on an eight-team parlay ticket at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
The sports talk host wrote on Twitter, “Coming to a sportsbook near you. First one opens in October.” He would not say whether he planned on opening any in Las Vegas.
The renewal allows Sportradar to distribute the NFL’s real-time official play-by-play data to legal sportsbooks in the U.S. and internationally for in-play wagering.
Fox Sports says it is buying just under 5% of The Stars Group, the parent company of PokerStars, for about $236 million. Both companies will offer real-money sports betting this fall in states where it is legal and they are licensed.