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Idaho Bans Daily Fantasy Sports

Idaho became the latest state in the United States to figure out whether it’s thumbs up or thumbs down to daily fantasy sports. Unfortunately for DFS players, it was a thumbs down from State Attorney General Lawrence Wasden. 184 more words

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FanDuel Coming to UK Players Later This Year

As reported by Claire McNeely of the Belfast Telegraph, FanDuel plans on expanding operation into the United Kingdom later this year.

The piece focuses on the creator of FanDuel, Nigel Eccles, being from Northern Ireland and how he’s become rich and famous thanks to the success of the daily fantasy sports site in the United States. 172 more words

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Illinois Closer to Legalizing Daily Fantasy Sports?

As reported by Jordan Abudayyeh of Fox Illinois, legislation of daily fantasy sports in Illinois is getting closer thanks to lawmaker Mike Zalewski.

According to Abudayyeh, Zalewski has been working on drafting a bill for 6 months that would allow Illinois residents to be able to play daily fantasy legally under specific conditions. 149 more words

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DraftKings and FanDuel to Merger?

Interesting analysis from Dustin Gouker of Legal Sports Report that dissects whether the two major daily fantasy sport giants would ever come to a point where they would merger to create one dominant DFS site in its sector. 181 more words

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ESPN Fantasy Football League Commissioner of the Year Profiled

As reported by Emily Cummins of NJ.com, teacher Michael Owdij has national fantasy football bragging rights at the moment after being recently named the ESPN Fantasy Football League Commissioner of the Year. 198 more words

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Yahoo Makes Major Changes to DFS Site

As highlighted by Daniel Roberts of Yahoo Sports, Yahoo made some major changes to their daily fantasy site earlier this week.

The major changes are as follows: 193 more words

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Could We See a DFS Future Where Only DraftKings/FanDuel Survive?

An interesting article written by Darren Heitner for Forbes a few days ago on where the daily fantasy sports is after legislation being passed in Virginia and the news of DraftKings and FanDuel stepping away from New York for the time being. 188 more words

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