Industry News of the Day for October 22, 2019

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  • 5280, 10.21.19 – What You Need To Know About Proposition DD
    • This measure, which will be included on the statewide ballot in November, asks voters to legalize sports gambling to fund Colorado water projects.

Sports League News:

  • Gambling Compliance, 10.22.19 – NHL Set To Be First U.S. League To Allow Land-Based Betting During Games [subscription paywall]
    • The National Hockey League (NHL) will likely be the first major professional sports league to allow ticketholders to place bets at a physical, in-arena location during games, the league’s commissioner has confirmed.
  • Sports Handle, 10.22.19 – The Many Ways NBA Has Embraced Legal Sports Betting
    • NBA Commissioner Adam Silver advocated in favor of expanded, regulated sports betting in the U.S. almost four years before a Supreme Court ruling in May 2018 made the new landscape a reality. Legal sports betting is now live in 15 states and growing.