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DraftKings Hires R. Stanton Dodge as Chief Legal Officer

Deepens Legislative and Legal Affairs Expertise as Company Continues Expansion Boston, MA (October 17, 2017) – DraftKings, the world’s largest daily fantasy sports platform, today announced R. Stanton Dodge will be its new Chief Legal Officer, effective November 6, 2017. Dodge will oversee the Legal and Government Affairs teams based […]

October 18, 2017

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DraftKings Hires Ezra Kucharz as Chief Business Officer

CBS Veteran Brings 20 Years of Experience in Digital Media to Focus on Growing DraftKings’ Content and New Business Revenue Streams Boston, MA (October 4, 2017) – DraftKings, the world’s largest daily fantasy sports platform, today announced Ezra Kucharz as its new Chief Business Officer, overseeing Business Development, Corporate Development […]

October 4, 2017

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“ASK DRAFTKINGS” BECOMES NEW DAILY FANTASY SKILL FOR AMAZON ALEXA

DraftKings Skill for Alexa to Provide Real-Time and Historical DraftKings’ Stats for NFL  BOSTON, Mass., September 28, 2017 – DraftKings, Inc., the leading global daily fantasy sports (DFS) platform, today announced its first integration with Amazon’s Alexa. DraftKings Skill for Alexa, “Ask DraftKings,” is a free DFS-oriented service to be […]

September 28, 2017

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CEO JASON ROBINS’ STATEMENT ON MERGER AGREEMENT TERMINATION

“Over the past few years, DraftKings has become the world’s leading fantasy sports company. We are recognized as a global sports entertainment brand and the industry leader in utilizing technology to bring our customers the best fantasy contests and products. We have a growing customer base of nearly 8 million, […]

July 13, 2017

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DraftKings Brings Daily Fantasy Sports to Germany

Gives German Sports Fans New Ways to Engage with Top Sports and Athletes Boston, Massachusetts (March 23, 2017) – DraftKings, the world’s largest daily fantasy sports company, today announced that the beta version of their platform in Germany is being opened up to all German consumers. DraftKings will deliver all […]

March 23, 2017

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Fairness, transparency and integrity in daily fantasy sports

In 1980, a group of friends, all diehard baseball fans, gathered at a New York City restaurant and forever disrupted how fans experience the sports they love. Their Rotisserie League, named for the restaurant they met at, soon spawned a national phenomenon. Today, 57 million Americans, including more than 1 […]

January 31, 2017

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BLOOMBERG: DraftKings CEO on Fantasy Sports, NFL, Regulations – 9/6/2016

“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. 

September 6, 2016

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FORTUNE: DRAFTKINGS RAISES GIANT NEW FUNDING ROUND – 9/1/2016

By Dan Primack “Fantasy sports site gets capital boost, just before the new NFL season kicks off. DraftKings, the controversial daily fantasy sports site, has raised $153 million in new venture capital funding, Fortunehas learned. New investors include Revolution Growth, an investment firm co-founded by Washington Capitals and Washington Wizards […]

September 1, 2016

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