Industry News of the Day for May 17, 2021

iDEA Growth Member News: 

  • ESPN, 5.14.21: 3-year evolution of American sports betting: From taboo to revenue [FanDuel, PointsBet, DraftKings and CEO Jason Robins mentioned] 
    • On May 14, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a federal statute that for 26 years had restricted regulated sports betting to primarily Las Vegas. Everywhere else, one of America’s oldest pastimes — betting on sports — was relegated to the shadows. 
  • SBC, 5.14.21: Kambi’s State of the Nation: Our US Sports Betting Journey Post-PASPA – In Numbers 
    • In this month’s edition of Kambi’s State of the Nation, which offers a breakdown of the US betting industry, Sarah Robertson (pictured) – VP Sales at Kambi – reflects on the last three years of legalized sports betting and how Kambi has been at the forefront of the market’s development. 

Overall Industry News: 

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