The NFL has signed its first league-wide sponsorship deal with a gambling company. This morning, the NFL announced it has designated Caesars Entertainment as the Official Casino Sponsor of the NFL. The agreement will take effect in time for the Wild Card round of the 2019 Playoffs this weekend.
2018 was a momentous year for sports betting in the United States thanks to the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn a decades-old federal law that prohibited states from legalizing and regulating sports betting.
PokerStars and the UFC have announced a new partnership that will result in the former having a noticeable presence in the Octagon on December 29th when Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson meet once again to contest the light-heavyweight championship in Las Vegas.
Update: Sorry, folks. Christmas did not come early after all. After the Michigan legislature voted in favor of an online gambling and sports betting bill last week, outgoing Governor Rick Snyder has vetoed the package.
Two iconic New Orleans sports franchises have reached a marketing agreement with Harrah’s New Orleans. The New Orleans Saints and Pelicans have made Harrah’s their official gaming partner in a multi-year partnership announced on Wednesday.