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Pierre Garcon Files Class-Action Lawsuit Against FanDuel on NFL Players' Behalf
Daily fantasy sports website FanDuel is facing more legal problems, as Washington wide receiver Pierre Garcon has filed a class-action lawsuit … Read [...]
RotoTracker Browser Extension Streamlines Usage of Popular Daily Fantasy Sports Tool
The new Chrome browser extension (available in the Chrome Browser Store) works will all account levels, even those that use RotoTracker totally [...]
NFL player Pierre Garcon files class-action lawsuit against fantasy sports site FanDuel
“As a result of these activities, FanDuel daily fantasy contests have shown increasing revenues … Enter my week 3 FANTASY league on Fanduel. [...]
Fantasy sports: playing for the future
“We hope any legislation keeps fantasy sports legal while adopting … “I am here to support the Daily Fantasy Sports Industry and protect our right [...]
NFL Player Latest To Bring Daily Fantasy Sports Class Action, Sues FanDuel
A new daily fantasy sports class action lawsuit dropped late on Friday, as Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garçon filed suit against [...]
Harry Reid says daily fantasy sports can't police itself
Nevada Sen. Harry Reid is calling daily fantasy sports sites “unregulated, illegal gambling” and says in a statement that self-regulation the [...]
Senator: Daily fantasy sports can't police itself
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada Sen. Harry Reid is calling daily fantasy sports sites “unregulated, illegal gambling” and says in a statement [...]
Harry Reid says daily fantasy sports can't police itself
LAS VEGAS (AP) – Nevada Sen. Harry Reid is calling daily fantasy sports sites “unregulated, illegal gambling” and says in a statement that … [...]
Pierre Garcon files lawsuit against FanDuel on behalf of NFL players
FanDuel and DraftKings dominate the daily fantasy sports industry, in which customers pay entry fees for the chance to win cash prizes that can [...]
Fantasy Sports Trade Association Forms Self-Regulatory Agency for DFS
Of course, that goes against the FSTA’s belief that daily fantasy contests are skill and not gambling. The fact of the matter is, the majority of [...]
Redskins' Garcon leads lawsuit against fantasy site FanDuel
The two companies, and others in the lucrative daily fantasy sports business, have been under fire this year, with allegations of “insider [...]
NFL Player Pierre Garcon Files Class-Action Lawsuit Against FanDuel
Washington wide receiver Pierre Garcon has filed a class-action lawsuit on behalf of NFL players against the daily fantasy sports site FanDuel, … [...]
Nevada Sen. Harry Reid says daily fantasy sports can't police itself
Harry Reid is calling daily fantasy sports sites “unregulated, illegal gambling” and says in a statement that self-regulation the industry [...]
NFL player strikes back at daily fantasy sports titan FanDuel
Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon filed a class-action lawsuit Friday against daily fantasy sports titan FanDuel, striking another [...]
Redskins' Pierre Garcon Sues Daily Fantasy Sports Website 'FanDuel'
WASHINGTON (CBSLA.com/AP) — Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon filed a class-action lawsuit against popular daily fantasy sports … Read [...]
Washington Redskins player sues fantasy sports site FanDuel
The case comes as the unregulated fantasy sports industry, in which people pay to compete for daily cash prizes in simulated sports contests, faces … [...]
Washington Redskins' Pierre Garcon files lawsuit against daily fantasy site FanDuel over use of his
Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon filed a class-action lawsuit against popular daily fantasy sports website FanDuel on Friday, … Read [...]
Daily fantasy leagues face renewed legal scrutiny
Will the latest wave of fantasy sports sites survive accusations that they are a … West plays daily fantasy sports leagues like FanDuel and [...]
NFL Player Sues Fantasy Sports Company FanDuel
Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon has filed a class-action lawsuit against daily fantasy sports company FanDuel Inc., accusing the … [...]
Fantasy sports: a whole different ball game
New York – Daily fantasy–sports companies, at the centre of legal and regulatory debate about whether their games are gambling, have agreed to [...]
FanDuel CEO Calls For Regulation Of Daily Fantasy Industry
Law360, New York (October 29, 2015, 3:15 PM ET) — The CEO of FanDuel Inc., one of the top daily fantasy sports companies, on Thursday called [...]
Daily Fantasy Sports – The LEGAL Betting Phenomenon
Daily Fantasy Sports – The LEGAL Betting Phenomenon. Duration: 00:30 59 mins ago. SHARE · TWEET · EMAIL. null. READ MORE SEE LESS … Read the [...]
FanDuel CEO calls for government regulation of daily fantasy
The chief executive of FanDuel, one of the two leading providers of daily fantasy sports, has called for state governments to step in and regulate [...]
Illinois lawmakers looking to regulate daily fantasy sites
Illinois State Representative Mike Zalewski and State Senator Kwame Raoul want to make sure Illinois defines and regulates daily fantasy sports to … [...]
Gaming commission calls for fantasy sports regulation
State gambling regulators said the fantasy sports industry should have … “all relevant government authorities” on issues around daily fantasy sports. [...]
Massachusetts regulators examining daily fantasy sports gaming
BOSTON >> Massachusetts gambling regulators are voicing support for regulating the daily fantasy sports industry that has exploded in popularity [...]
Daily Fantasy Sports Spend Impacting Lottery, Casino Play
FORT WASHINGTON, PA, Oct. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ – Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) could be slowly threatening the lottery and casino industries. Read the [...]
Chris Christie sounds off on regulating daily fantasy sports
TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says regulating daily fantasy football is “a stupid idea.” The governor’s comments [...]
The Commish: Scandal-Plagued Fantasy Sports Group Brings in New Leadership
At the same time, both state and federal governments have determined that daily fantasy sports websites are forms of gambling that should be more … [...]
Gaming Commission tackles daily fantasy sports site regulation
BOSTON (MyFoxBoston.com) — Should daily fantasy sports action be regulated in Massachusetts? The Mass. Gaming Commission tackled that … Read [...]
Daily Fantasy Sports Front and Center at Latest GOP Debate, Christie and Bush Get Into It on
The controversy over daily fantasy sports (DFS) has been the topic of much debate lately, but no one likely expected it to be a topic in THE debate: [...]
Mass. Regulators Examining Daily Fantasy Sports
BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts gambling regulators voiced support Thursday for regulating daily fantasy sports, with some noting rising concerns … Read [...]
Massachusetts regulators examining daily fantasy sports
BOSTON —Massachusetts gambling regulators voiced support Thursday for regulating daily fantasy sports, with some noting rising concerns about … Read [...]
DailyFantasySports Operator Says Government Regulation Necessary
“Given that federal and state investigations of daily fantasy sports are not likely to stop based on new attempts at internal self-regulation, he’s [...]
Gaming board members say daily fantasy games should be regulated
Members of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission said Thursday that daily fantasy sports, like those offered by Boston-based DraftKings, should be … [...]
States to Tax Fantasy Sports' Exponential Growth
Desperate for revenue, several states are making a major push to regulate and tax so called “daily fantasy sports,” such as New York’s FanDuel [...]
Mass. gaming panel eyes fantasy sports
The state Gaming Commission wants to put controls on the hyper-popular, unregulated world of daily fantasy sports and hopes to send a proposal to … [...]
PURE FANTASY: Costly daily fantasy never was my cup of tea
One of the main reasons this space deals only with weekly fantasy sports instead of the daily games is that, while NFL football is mostly a Sunday [...]
Illinois lawmaker proposes daily fantasy sports regulations
“I want the kind of regulations we’ve put in place at riverboat casinos in Illinois to make sure that people who are addicted don’t lose their [...]
Illinois Could Soon Regulate Daily Fantasy Sports – 5 hours ago
Atkins’ proposed legislation would clarify that daily fantasy sports are legal in Minnesota but require companies offering daily fantasy sports [...]
Column: Baseball Goes All in With Daily Fantasy Games
That, though, is precisely what daily fantasy has become, on a scale rivaling the best sports books in Las Vegas. It lures players in with promises of [...]
Daily fantasy bargains for Week 8
Though the typical names will flood daily fantasy lineups, these bargain players are worth a spot on your daily fantasy lineup heading into Week 8. Read [...]
Fantasy sports industry tries self-regulation
In a fantasy sports league, participants choose real athletes for an imaginary team, with the real game statistics counting as points. Online daily [...]
Chaffetz skirting fantasy sports as he seeks Web gambling ban
Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, would leave daily fantasy sports websites untouched as he pursues a federal ban on Internet gambling that is aimed largely [...]
Illinois Lawmaker Looks to Regulate Fantasy Sports Sites
The daily fantasy sports sites have agreed to form a self-regulatory board in light of recent controversy. Federal regulators are investigating [...]
Success of DraftKings, FanDuel outpaces states' ability to define, regulate fantasy sports
Fantasy sports leagues back then were the domain of sports nerds who … Taxing daily sports fantasy transactions is not addressed in the bill [...]
Pro Sports Commissioners Say Daily Fantasy Sports Isn't Gambling
The NFL’s Roger Goodell, left, and NBA’s Adam Silver are just two pro sports commissioners in favor of allowing daily fantasy sports to [...]
Daily fantasy sports firms confront fragmented regulatory landscape
After racing out to a leading position in the multi-billion dollar daily fantasy sports industry, DraftKings Inc. is suddenly defending its business [...]
Jeb Bush: Daily fantasy sports is day trading
Daily fantasy sports have come under scrutiny after a DraftKings employee posted nonpublic information about a contest, fueling concerns that he [...]
Christie on Fantasy Sports Regulation: 'Let People Play, Who Cares?'
CARL QUINTANILLA: Governor Bush, daily fantasy sports has become a phenomenon in this country. It will award billions in prize money this year. Read the [...]
Christie, Bush differ on government involvement in fantasy sports
While Bush said daily fantasy sites are ripe for government regulation, … Unlike a traditional fantasy sports league, which is played over the course [...]
Daily Fantasy Sports enters the 2016 Presidential Race at GOP Debate
A few years ago, daily fantasy sports didn’t exist. Now the debate over the DFS boom, and the legality therein, has spilled over to the presidential [...]
Rob Gronkowski & Daily Fantasy Sports Came Up In the Republican Debate
Asked a question about daily fantasy sports, Republican candidate Jeb Bush answered in a typical way: He changed the subject, at least partly. Read the [...]
Sports fantasy trade association creates control board
Most daily fantasy sports operators “are not yet profitable”, he added. “Perhaps the biggest impediment to the future of daily fantasy sports stems [...]
Graphic: How different states are approaching daily fantasy sports regulation
BostonGlobe.com complimentary digital access has been provided to you, without a subscription, for free starting today and ending in 14 days. Read the full story
Jeb Bush, Chris Christie sound off on daily fantasy sports during GOP debate
The conversation over controversial daily fantasy sports contests crept its way into the third Republican presidential debate Wednesday. Read the full story
Jeb Bush: Daily Fantasy Sites Are 'Day-Trading Without Any Regulation At All'
But when it comes to the daily fantasy sports sites, the Republican presidential candidate and former Florida governor thinks the industry is no [...]
Jeb Bush, Chris Christie sound off on daily fantasy sports during GOP debate
The conversation about controversial daily fantasy sports contests made its way into the line of questioning for presidential candidates Wednesday … [...]
Massachusetts regulators examining daily fantasy sports
BOSTON (AP) – Massachusetts gambling regulators are reviewing daily fantasy sports contests that have exploded in popularity in recent years. Read [...]
DFS MVP: Daily Fantasy Sports' Most Valuable Podcast – Week 8
Chris Raybon and TJ Hernandez recap the past week in DFS and bring you their top Week 8 picks at each position. They discuss bankroll … Read the full story
Sports fantasy trade association creates control board
(Reuters) – The main trade association of the U.S. daily fantasy sports industry said Tuesday it has created an outside control board to ensure that [...]
Sports fantasy trade association creates control board
The main trade association of the U.S. daily fantasy sports industry said Tuesday it has created an outside control board to ensure that the [...]
Fantasy sports group aims to stem regulation by fixing self
The attempt to self-regulate comes as legal scrutiny of the daily fantasy sports industry led by DraftKings and FanDuel grows and questions are [...]
Fantasy Sports Group Aims to Stem Regulation by Fixing Self
The trade group representing both daily and season-long fantasy sports companies is hoping to head-off outside regulation by regulating itself. Read the [...]
The fantasy sports business is creating a 'self-regulation' agency
Daily fantasy sports sites have been facing intense scrutiny recently over their business practices, but they claim to be taking some steps in [...]
Kennesaw Mountain Harris? Fantasy Sports Trade Association Pulls A Play From The MLB Playbook
Harris’s background in government provides an appearance of impartiality and external review for daily fantasy sports in the wake of recent [...]
Fantasy Sports Control Agency formed amid growing scrutiny
Federal regulators are investigating daily fantasy sports sites DraftKings and FanDuel after the sites confirmed that a DraftKing employee won … Read [...]
Kennesaw Mountain Harris? FSTA Pulls A Play From The MLB Playbook With "Daily Fantasy
In an effort to avoid external regulation of fantasy sports, the Fantasy Sports Trade Association today pulled a page out of the Major League [...]
Daily Fantasy Football under fire
Five states around the country have outlawed daily fantasy sports, but Colorado still … At its core – daily fantasy is a pay-for-play avenue to [...]
Fantasy Sports Trade Association proposes oversight as state, federal government consider action
Amid fierce scrutiny and ongoing calls to regulate the daily fantasy sports industry, the Fantasy Sports Trade Association (FSTA) announced its own … [...]
Illinois Lawmaker Looks to Regulate Fantasy Sports Sites
Some Illinois lawmakers want to regulate daily fantasy sports websites that award cash to winners. Democrat Michael Zalewski is introducing … Read [...]
Lawmaker wants rules for fantasy sports sites
We recognize our responsibility to the millions of fans who are captivated by the excitement and interactive nature of daily fantasy sports. We are … [...]
Fantasy sports trade group aims to prevent outside regulation by watching itself
LAS VEGAS, Nev. – The trade group representing both daily and season-long fantasy sports companies is hoping to head-off outside regulation [...]
Bill would allow but regulate fantasy sports games
In fantasy sports, participants open a real-money account with the game operators and — for sports such as baseball and basketball — can play daily … [...]
Daily fantasy sports operators propose self-regulatory agency; Illinois DFS bill
The headlines may have sent daily fantasy sports sites to a second-straight week of declining entry fees, said SuperLobby.com, a United … Read the [...]
UPDATE 1-Sports fantasy trade group creates control board, wants to self-regulate
Harris said the board will help ensure that daily fantasy sports games are run honestly through new controls such as a regular auditing process to … [...]
Illinois Introduces Legislation To Regulate Daily Fantasy Sports
When Nevada banned daily fantasy sports last week, many believed it would be the catalyst for other states to either ban or attempt to regulate the … [...]
Legislation Introduced To Regulate Fantasy Sports
Five states outright ban what’s called daily fantasy sports. An Illinois lawmaker says he doesn’t want to ban the industry. But make it safer [...]
Illinois lawmaker seeks to regulate daily fantasy sports
ILLINOIS — Daily fantasy sports have become a billion dollar industry in a matter of years, but some think the surging marketplace has come with [...]
Fantasy sports betting should be regulated, not abolished
If you’ve recently watched professional sports on television, you have undoubtedly been exposed to commercials for daily fantasy sports leagues. Read [...]
Minnesota rep wants a law to regulate DraftKings, FanDuel
INVER GROVE HEIGHTS, Minn. (KMSP) – A Minnesota state representative plans to introduce legislation that defines daily fantasy sports as a [...]
Minnesota legislator seeks to regulate FanDuel and Draft Kings
Daily fantasy sports such as FanDuel and Draft Kings should be legalized and regulated in Minnesota, a state lawmaker proposed Monday. State Rep. Read the [...]
Minnesota lawmaker proposes regulating FanDuel, Draft Kings
Daily fantasy sports such as FanDuel and DraftKings should be legalized and regulated in Minnesota, a state lawmaker proposed Monday. Rep. Read the full story
Minn. Lawmaker wants Fantasy Sports Betting Law
Minnesota is the fourth biggest market for daily fantasy leagues and a man from … Atkins said he is looking to calm the nerves of sports fans first [...]
DraftKings, FanDuel Find Stable Ground In NFL Week 7 Metrics
Even with a constant stream of reports and speculation of possible government intervention, the daily fantasy sports giants continue to weather the … [...]
Legislator wants Minnesota fantasy sports betting law
It would recognize daily fantasy sports betting as a lawful activity but require Internet site operators to be licensed in the state. Atkins says [...]
Royals starting Edinson Volquez in Game 1 of World Series
Matters like daily fantasy sports, which have come under considerable scrutiny lately. Manfred was asked about that scrutiny because Major League … [...]
Yahoo Daily Fantasy Hockey: Skating for bargains and players to fade for Monday
By Yahoo Sports Staff 4 minutes ago Puck Daddy … finish and playoff run last year hasn’t parlayed into fantasy results to start the 2015-16 [...]
Skating for bargains and players to fade on Monday's Daily Fantasy Hockey slate
Three-game nights are tough, and grabbing high-floor players with a high-shot volume is encouraged. Additionally, being on the right side of the … [...]
State lawmaker wants to legalize daily fantasy sports betting – and regulate it
Joe Atkins said in an email news release he plans to introduce a proposal that would clarify the laws about daily fantasy sports gaming in the state. Read [...]
FanDuel responds to NCAA request, won't stop college fantasy games
For now, the NCAA has lumped daily and season long fantasy a sports in with gambling, with Lewis referencing last week a previous communication … [...]
Daily fantasy sports ads at MBTA stations under fire during gambling investigations
BOSTON (MyFoxBoston.com) – As the Mass. Gaming Commission and Attorney General Maura Healey are discussing regulations for daily fantasy … Read the [...]
Illinois to Introduce Bill to Regulate Daily Fantasy Sports
A bill to regulate daily fantasy sports is expected to be introduced in Illinois on Tuesday. The coming legislation is aimed at protecting consumers in [...]
World Series 2015: Manfred has 'no regrets' about MLB's involvement with fantasy sports
Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred has already made clear he does not classify daily fantasy sports contests as gambling. Read the full story
DraftKings fantasy sports employees banned from playing on other sites
DraftKings fantasy sports employees banned from playing on other sites … from playing fantasy sports on all other daily fantasy sports websites. Read [...]
MLB commissioner Rob Manfred defends DraftKings partnership, says fantasy sports 'not gambling'
KANSAS CITY – Rob Manfred isn’t a participant in daily fantasy leagues, but Major League Baseball’s commissioner reiterated his support [...]
Rep. Frank Pallone Requests Daily Fantasy Operators Reveal Participating NFL Players
United States Representative Frank Pallone (D-New Jersey) is petitioning daily fantasy sports (DFS) market leaders DraftKings and FanDuel to … Read [...]
NBA DFS PLAYBOOK HOME
Mark Kaplan drops some knowledge about the best NBA DFS plays for Sunday April 19, 2015. Use this to play daily fantasy basketball tonight and win … [...]
Minnesota legislator wants fantasy sports sites regulated
ST. PAUL — Daily fantasy sports sites such as FanDuel and DraftKings should be legalized and regulated in Minnesota, a state lawmaker proposed … Read [...]