Category Archives: Industry News

Daily Fantasy Tennis Launched at DraftKings Ahead of Wimbledon

Daily fantasy tennis has finally arrived at DraftKings. On Friday, DraftKings announced it will begin hosting daily fantasy tennis contests just in time for this year’s Wimbledon tournament in London. The DraftKings lobby is now hosting fantasy tennis contests with buyins ranging from $0.25 all the way up to $5300 that should appeal to players of all bankrolls. Continue reading

Louisiana Moves One Big Step Closer to Legalizing Daily Fantasy Sports

Louisiana has been a difficult state for the major daily fantasy sites with laws on the books that outlaw anything that even resembles online gaming except for horse racing betting. Past attempts to legalize daily fantasy sports in Louisiana failed to gain traction, but now it looks like residents may finally get their chance to join the party. Continue reading

Single Game MLB Fantasy Contests Now Running at FanDuel and DraftKings

After a successful debut of single-game contests at the end of last football season, FanDuel and DraftKings are both rolling out the format for certain MLB games. Both sites were reluctant to get into single-game territory due to legality concerns, but DraftKings got the ball rolling during last year’s NFL postseason and FanDuel quickly followed suit. Continue reading

NFL Playoffs Heating Up: DraftKings Offering Single Game Contests and FanDuel Handing out Bitcoin

DraftKings and FanDuel are both gearing up for the 2018 NFL playoffs in exciting but very different ways. Each fantasy site announced a new take on fantasy this week with DraftKings boldly going where few have gone before with single-game fantasy contests and FanDuel handing out bitcoin prizes in select tournaments. Continue reading