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California's Sacramento Kings to launch precursor to in-arena sports betting

15 Feb 2019

CHARLOTTE, N.C Sports betting is not yet legal in California, but the Sacramento Kings want fans to come as close as they can to the real thing with a new "predictive gaming" lounge. | Video

California's Sacramento Kings to launch precursor to in-arena sports betting

15 Feb 2019

CHARLOTTE, N.C. Feb 15 Sports betting is not yet legal in California, but the Sacramento Kings want fans to come as close as they can to the real thing with a new "predictive gaming" lounge.

Global esports revenues to top $1 billion in 2019: report

12 Feb 2019

NEW YORK Global esports revenues will hit $1.1 billion in 2019, up 27 percent since last year amid ballooning revenues from advertising, sponsorship and media rights to competitive video gaming, a report said on Tuesday.

Turner Sports inks deal with Caesars for Bleacher Report betting content

07 Feb 2019

NEW YORK The broadcaster Turner Sports announced an agreement with casino operator Caesars Entertainment Corp on Thursday to develop sports-betting content and open a Bleacher Report studio inside one of Caesars' Las Vegas casinos.

Super Bowl audience down five percent from last year, early data show

05 Feb 2019

NEW YORK Sunday's Super Bowl victory by the New England Patriots drew 98.2 million viewers on CBS Corp's U.S. television network, a 5 percent drop from last year's game, according to preliminary Nielsen ratings data released on Monday. | Video

Super Bowl legal wagers underwhelm in New Jersey and Nevada

05 Feb 2019

NEW YORK Total Super Bowl wagering at legal sportsbooks in Nevada and New Jersey were lower than expected, according to data from state regulators on Monday, despite excitement about the spread of legal sports betting to new U.S. states.

UPDATE 1-Super Bowl legal wagers underwhelm in New Jersey and Nevada

05 Feb 2019

NEW YORK, Feb 4 Total Super Bowl wagering at legal sportsbooks in Nevada and New Jersey were lower than expected, according to data from state regulators on Monday, despite excitement about the spread of legal sports betting to new U.S. states.

UPDATE 3-Super Bowl audience down 5 pct from last year, early data show

05 Feb 2019

NEW YORK, Feb 4 Sunday's Super Bowl victory by the New England Patriots drew 98.2 million viewers on CBS Corp's U.S. television network, a 5 percent drop from last year's game, according to preliminary Nielsen ratings data released on Monday.

New Jersey's first legal Super Bowl wagers underwhelm

04 Feb 2019

NEW YORK, Feb 4 Sportsbooks in New Jersey handled nearly $35 million of wagers on Sunday's Super Bowl game, state gaming regulators said on Monday, the first time fans in the state could legally wager on what is usually the biggest American betting event of the year.

Super Bowl audience dips from last year, early data shows

04 Feb 2019

NEW YORK The U.S. television audience for Sunday's Super Bowl on CBS Corp dropped about 5.3 percent from last year, according to preliminary Nielsen data released by the network on Monday.

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