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  • New Wizards telecast opens door to sports betting through TV

    A new, gambling-focused telecast of Washington Wizards games is just the appetizer to what the team and its TV partner hope will be a more substantial main course: giving fans the ability to place bets in real time while watching games at home. Whether that idea comes to fruition will

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  • New Wizards telecast opens door to sports betting through TV

    WASHINGTON (AP) - A new, gambling-focused telecast of Washington Wizards games is just the appetizer to what the team and its TV partner hope will be a more substantial main course: giving fans the ability to place bets in real time while watching games at home. Whether that idea comes

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  • New Wizards telecast opens door to sports betting through TV

    The new telecast was scheduled to debut Friday. NBC Sports Washington will continue to present conventional game coverage on its main channel, but its supplemental channel, NBC Sports Washington Plus, will offer what it calls a "free-to-play predictive gaming contest" while the Wizards host the Milwaukee Bucks.

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  • Best in sports betting coming to New Jersey in chase of title

    DraftKings is hosting its inaugural Sports Betting National Championship on Friday through Sunday in New Jersey with a $10,000 buy-in and a guaranteed $1 million first-place prize, but it’s turning into a true national event. Poker legend Phil Hellmuth is coming from California. Several professional gamblers/sports bettors from Las Vegas are going, including David Miller,

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  • New Wizards telecast opens door to sports betting through TV

    A new, gambling-focused telecast of Washington Wizards games is just the appetizer to what the team and its TV partner hope will be a more substantial main course: giving fans

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  • China approves 80 new video games, ending the freeze on new releases that dominated 2018 — but the country's largest game publisher still isn't happy

    Chinese officials have expressed concerns about the impact of video games on children, fearing the hobby can lead to addiction and decreased productivity. The country halted new releases for months as they reorganized their process for reviewing new games. China's Online Game Ethics Committee, a newly formed regulatory body, recently approved 80 new video games, ending the freeze that began in March 2018. None of the 80 games approved belong to Chinese corporation Tencent, the world's largest...

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  • Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to legalize sports betting in New York

    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants 2019 to be the year legal sports betting comes to his state. "Let's authorize sports betting in the upstate casinos," Cuomo said Tuesday early in his State of the State address. "It's here. It's a reality, and it will generate activity in those casinos." New York passed a 2013 law that authorized four upstate casinos -- Del Lago Resort, Tioga Downs, Rivers (Schenectady) and Resorts World Catskills -- to offer in-person sports betting, if permitted by...

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