The SCALER Weekly 2/21/24

FanDuel Acquires BeyondPlay FanDuel Casino, a major player in the online sports betting and igaming industry, has recently announced its acquisition of BeyondPlay, a B2B technology venture founded in 2021. Under the deal, BeyondPlay will merge with FanDuel Casino, although financial details remain undisclosed. BeyondPlay specializes in igaming software designed to enhance player engagement and […]

The SCALER Weekly 2/14/24

The Launch of a Comprehensive Streaming Platform by ESPN, Fox, and Warner Bros. Discovery ESPN, Fox, and Warner Bros. Discovery are joining forces to launch a comprehensive sports streaming platform in the fall. This platform, which will include content from 15 networks and all four major professional sports leagues, aims to be a one-stop app […]

The SCALER Weekly 2/7/24

60 Minutes: Sports Betting Concerns The rise of sports betting in the United States, fueled by technology and legalized by a 2018 Supreme Court decision, has led to a significant transformation in the sports industry. The Super Bowl, for the first time, will be held in Las Vegas, reflecting the significant role gambling now plays […]

The SCALER Weekly 1/31/24

Barstool Sports and DraftKings: A Risky Bet for Compliance? Barstool Sports, under the ownership of Dave Portnoy, is reportedly in advanced talks with DraftKings for a partnership. The deal would involve Barstool promoting DraftKings odds to their audience and making money from it. This would mark a return to the betting business for Barstool after […]