Industry News of the Day for April 15, 2020

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  • ESPN, 4.15.20 – Anthony Fauci Promotes Fan-Free Return For Sports
    • Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious diseases expert and one of the faces of the United States’ fight against the coronavirus, says the only way professional sports will happen this summer is to do so without fans in attendance and by keeping players in hotels.
  • CBS Sports Radio, 4.14.20 – Analyst: There’s A “Major Uptick” In NFL Draft Betting
    • In the world of sports betting, the NFL Draft is, at best, an appetizer. It is certainly not the main dish – or even a side dish. That, however, will change in 2020.

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  • SBC Americas, 4.14.20 – Matt Holt: Providing A Holistic View Of Sports Betting
    • US Integrity’s Matt Holt provides an overview of the three-part certification program recently announced in collaboration with Ohio University’s AECOM Center for Sports Administration and Cyanna Education Services, and discusses the key points that will be focused on and taught.



  • Gambling Compliance, 4.15.20 – Gaming Tribes Battle Alaska, Interior Department Over Coronavirus Funding (subscription paywall)
    • The tribal gaming industry is waging an intense lobbying campaign against the assistant secretary of Indian affairs and the Alaska congressional delegation over the distribution of federal financial aid to cope with the coronavirus pandemic.