Fantasy Sports Industry News

Fantasy Sports Industry News

Another Fantasy Sports Website Available for Super Bowl Sunday

Fantasy sports site does end run around law to provide Super Bowl action

Turns out there's more than one way to skin a cat, or in this case, a super cat.

Fantasy sports site ScoreStreak.com has found a way to offer fantasy action on the Super Bowl, despite a law stating that fantasy play must be based on the results of multiple games.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Jan/29/2015

FantasyAces.com Review – Featuring Ground Breaking SalaryPro Flex Salary Cap

Gambling911.com has your FantasyAces.com review including the pros and cons and what differentiates FantasyAces.com from the rest of the Daily Fantasy Sports pack.  You can visit their website here.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/25/2015

FanWars.com Review – Daily Fantasy Sports Sites – Affiliate Program Review

Gambling911.com has your FanWars.com review where we point out the pros and cons of this site, which is gaining popularity amongst Fantasy players.  You can view their website here.  

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/25/2015

BallR.com Review – Daily Fantasy Sports

Gambling911.com has your BallR.com review below as we point out the pros and cons of this nearly one-year-old Daily Fantasy Sports site that, on the surface, appears to be going down the right path of success and has mustered up some good feedback within the Fantasy Sports community to date.  The site is based out of Las Vegas.  You can check out the site here.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/24/2015

AllInFantasy.com Review – Daily Fantasy Sports

Gambling911.com has your AllInFantasy.com review below for this Daily Fantasy Sports site that launched over the past NFL season.  You can learn more here.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/24/2015

RaceDayScore.com Review – First Fantasy Website Exclusively for Motorsports

Gambling911.com has your RaceDayScore.com review below.  This site promotes itself as the first Fantasy website exclusively for Motorsports where one can open leagues every race day.  The concept is unique, to say the least.  The site can be found here.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/24/2015

Fantasy Sports Site Maximum Fantasy Sports.com Offering Super Bowl Action

Gambling911.com intrepid reporter Thomas Somach reports that Daily Fantasy Sports site MaximumFantasySports.com will be offering Fantasy action on the Super Bowl.  While contests are illegal, pools are not.   Here’s Somach…

Gambling 911 recently reported how fantasy sports leagues won't be offering contests for the Super Bowl, because the Federal law that permits fantasy sports wagering stipulates it must be based on multiple games, and the Super Bowl is just one game, thus ineligible for fantasy.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Jan/22/2015

DraftKings 4th Quarter Revenue in 2014 Best Ever: From $2.5 Mil to $17 Mil

Daily Fantasy Sports second biggest site, DraftKings, reported a dramatic increase in revenues during the 2014 4th quarter.  Revenues came in at just over $17 million compared to $2.5 million during the same period last year.   

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Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/22/2015

VICTIV.com Review – Daily Fantasy Sports

Gambling911.com, a site you have trusted since 1999 to bring you the latest news pertaining to the gaming and Fantasy Sports sector, has its VICTIV.com review.  This is one of the newest and cleanest of the Daily Fantasy Sports sites to emerge during the final months of 2014.  VICTIV.com, developed by Ruckus Gaming LLC, is based out of the epicenter of creativity in the United States: Austin, Texas.  The website can be found here.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/20/2015

FanDuel Revenues Hit $37 Mil in 4th Qtr, Up From $7.4 Mil the Same Period Last Year

The world’s largest Fantasy sports site, FanDuel.com, has seen its revenues reach $37 million for the 4th quarter ending 2014.  That’s quite an increase from $7.4 million the same period last year.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/20/2015

ReverseFantasyFootball.com Review – Daily Fantasy Sports

Gambling911.com, a site you have trusted since 1999 to bring you the latest news pertaining to the gaming and Fantasy Sports sector, has its ReverseFantasyFootball.com review, one of the latest “race to the bottom” platforms currently available.  Their website can be found here.

Watch for G911 Reporter Jeffrey Williams Interview With ReverseFantasyFootball.com Coming Soon

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/20/2015

Super Bowl 2015 Not So Super For Fantasy Sports Leagues

According to the law, they can’t offer any Super Bowl action

The Super Bowl is annually the biggest betting day of the year for casino sportsbooks in Las Vegas.

More money will be wagered on that one game at the sportsbooks than any other sporting event of the year.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Jan/19/2015

The Future of Daily Fantasy Sports: FanDuel Going Public, No More Overlays, More

Takeaways from last week’s Fantasy Sports Trade Association Winter Conference were summed up on PartTimePoker.com with a special emphasis on the future of Daily Fantasy Sports courtesy of Eilers Research.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/19/2015

Fantasy Site ScoreStreak.com Does Things Their Way

Site’s Unique Format Proves Popular With Fans

SAN MATEO, Calif. -- With a steady supply of computer- and Internet-savvy talent and some of the biggest techno-brains around, it's no surprise that Silicon Valley in Northern California has become Ground Zero for the Sports Fantasy League business, including much of the newer business in that industry that involves daily sports fantasy.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Jan/07/2015

Breaking News

Phil Ivey Returns to Poker While Another Big Name Pro Retires

Phil Ivey Returns to Poker While Another Big Name Pro Retires

BREAKING NEWS! Phil Ivey has vowed to return to the poker scene, and hasn't lost his love for large field tournaments.

eSports Platform Backed by Marc Cuban Gets Malta License

eSports Platform Backed by Marc Cuban Gets Malta License

The eSports platform Unikrn has been awarded a gambling license in Malta.

Crown Casinos Facing Money Laundering Charges, Accused of Machine Tampering

James Packer’s Crown Resorts is facing investigations by federal money laundering authorities and casino regulators in at least two states, the Guardian and other media outlets were reporting Thursday.