Sportradar Provides Deep Data For eSports

Sportradar today announced the launch of new deep data coverage for eSports via its industry leading API. Sportradar’s data feed provides key data points such as stats and results for all the leading game titles and tournaments.

Where’s The Money? Investment Slows in Fantasy

After five consecutive quarters with some kind of investment, there was no activity at all in fantasy sports companies, according to data provided to VatorNews by the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA).

Fantasy Sports Measure Poised For Vote In Illinois

An amended bill that would legalize and regulate fantasy sports in Illinois is one step closer to becoming law, despite strong opposition from other gambling stakeholders and the Illinois Gaming Board.

Will Industry Regulation Curb Technological Innovation?

Whether or not lawmakers consider fantasy sports to be gambling will determine how products are designed in the future and the technological burden placed on operators to ensure compliance with newly-enacted laws.

Could Virtual Currency-Based DFS Strike Gold?

What if a daily fantasy sports operator figured out a way to generate a strong user base, without requiring participants to pay an entry fee, and still earn a profit? Virtual currency could hold the answer.

Fantasy Sports in One Sentence

  We asked our Board of Directors, our Committees, and a few of our Hall of Famers the following question–and while a few of them had a hard time sticking to one sentence (talk about passion!) here’s what a few of themcame up with: How would you describe what fantasy sports means to you (in […]

Member Profile: Meet Kevin Vela

Say hello to Kevin, our first Member Spotlight volunteer! Kevin has a passion for fantasy sports, particularly fantasy baseball. Learn more about him and his involvement in the industry. Want to be featured in a Member Profile? We’d love that! Even better, it’s easy-just fill out our Member Profile Questionnaire. We can’t wait to hear your story!

Inside the Brains of Bros on Fantasy Sports

Spring training is underway, and for millions of baseball fans that means it’s time to start over-analyzing players and stats to fill their not-real, totally-made-up team rosters. Welcome to a new season of fantasy baseball. Today, fantasy sports is a multibillion-dollar industry. According to the Fantasy Sports Trade Association, 56.8 million people played in some […]

DraftKings To Honor FantasyHub Player Funds

DraftKings is stepping up for the good of the industry and will be covering hundreds of thousands of dollars in unpaid player balances and unfulfilled charitable donations from shuttered daily fantasy site FantasyHub.

SportsHub Technologies Acquires the Assets of CDM Sports

With less than a month until the first pitch of the baseball season, SportsHub Technologies, an upstart player in the fantasy sports and eSports industries, has completed the acquisition of RG Ventures, LLC assets.