Continuing its global market expansion, DraftKings launches its platform in new European markets Boston, MA (October 9, 2017) – DraftKings, the world’s largest daily fantasy sports platform, today announced the continuing expansion of its operations in Europe, with the launch of its games in Ireland and Austria. Both Ireland and […]
DraftKings’ statement re: DE bill signing, attributable to Tim Parilla, DraftKings’ General Counsel: “DraftKings is looking forward to returning to Delaware, the fourteenth state to pass fantasy sports legislation. We are extremely grateful to Governor Carney and the members of the legislature for their support, especially Representative Charles Potter […]
In another step towards giving fans more exciting ways to enjoy the best basketball on the continent, EuroLeague Basketball is proud to announce a new partnership that makes DraftKings the Official Fantasy Partner for the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague. DraftKings will bring its expertise as the global leader of daily fantasy sports […]
Industry Leader Gives Fans Most Comprehensive Fantasy Basketball Offering BOSTON, MA, July 7, 2017 – DraftKings Inc., the world’s leader in daily fantasy sports (DFS) with over 7.7 million registered customers, announced today the launch of WNBA. With this latest offering, in addition to DraftKings’ recent announcement as the official fantasy […]
“As we have stated previously, a potential combination would be interesting to consider. However, as a matter of policy, we don’t comment on rumors or speculation, and there can be no assurances at this time that any discussion about a combination would result in an agreement or merger.”
“Today’s settlement concludes the process that we began with the New York Attorney General’s office last March. We are pleased to move forward and as our business continues to grow, we are focused on ensuring that millions of passionate sports fans across the country are able to continue engaging in […]
“Jason Robins, DraftKings CEO, talks about getting the legal OK to operate in New York and the best bets this season. Also Robins weighs in on growing fantasy sports in overseas…” Click here for video.
“Jason Robins, co-founder and chief executive officer at DraftKings, talks about regulation of fantasy sports, increased competition and the prospect of mergers, and gains in revenue and participation heading into the new NFL season. He speaks with Bloomberg’s David Westin on “Bloomberg ‹GO›.” Click here for video.
“I am excited to announce that DraftKings has closed a $150 million round of funding. The round was oversubscribed and participants include several new investors, such as Revolution Growth. “Revolution Growth is a tremendous new partner for DraftKings, with an entrepreneurial outlook and spirit of innovation that meshes perfectly with […]
By Curt Woodward, Globe Staff “Last fall, flush with $500 million in venture capital, DraftKings Inc. burst onto the national scene with an inescapable ad campaign tied to the National Football League’s kickoff. What a difference a year makes. Chastened by battles with officials in multiple states that threatened to […]