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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 […]

August 14, 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 […]

July 13, 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 […]

July 13, 2017

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DraftKings Expands Basketball Portfolio with Introduction of WNBA

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 […]

July 7, 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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Q&A: What Today’s FTC announcement means for DraftKings’ customers

  What has been announced? As you may already know, DraftKings entered into a merger agreement with FanDuel last November. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has announced they will attempt to block our merger. We are disappointed by this approach and continue to believe that a merger is in […]

June 19, 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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