Industry News of the Day for July 31, 2020

iDEA Growth in the News:

  • Sports Handle, 7.30.20 – IGB Tweaks Rebranding Rule, Hawthorne Gets Illinois Sports Betting License (iDEA Growth mentioned)
    • The Illinois Gaming Board opted to move forward with its proposed rebranding rule for mobile and internet sports betting with a modification Thursday, and granted its eighth Master Sports Wagering license — this one going to Hawthorne Race Course, which will have PointsBet as its sportsbook operator.

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Sports League News:

  • iGB North America, 7.31.20 – Yahoo Sports Scores Wide-Ranging Deal With NBA
    • Yahoo Sports has agreed a deal to become an official marketing partner of the National Basketball Association (NBA), and will work with the league on a range of fantasy and sports betting initiatives.

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