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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 Brings Daily Fantasy Sports to Ireland and Austria

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 […]

October 9, 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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DRAFTKINGS KICKS OFF NFL SEASON WITH ONE BILLION DOLLAR LINEUP CHALLENGE

BOSTON, Mass., August 14, 2017 – DraftKings, Inc. today announced the start of the 2017-2018 NFL season for daily fantasy football with a ground-breaking “Billion Dollar Lineup” challenge. Beginning August 14, DraftKings’ Billion Dollar Lineup game gives football fans an opportunity to win $1 billion in the first week of NFL […]

August 14, 2017

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STATEMENT ON DELAWARE’S ENACTMENT OF DFS LEGISLATION

  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 […]

July 26, 2017

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Q&A: WHAT TODAY’S ANNOUNCEMENT MEANS FOR DRAFTKINGS’ CUSTOMERS

What has been announced? Today we executed a termination agreement with FanDuel and will withdraw litigation from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). This formally marks the end of our attempt to merge with FanDuel. We believe it is in the best interests of DraftKings, our customers, and our employees to […]

July 13, 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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EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL NAMES DRAFTKINGS ITS OFFICIAL FANTASY PARTNER

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 […]

July 7, 2017

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