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  • Why Barstool Sports is a hot acquisition target for a gambling operator, according to sports-betting insiders

    Barstool Sports is close to selling to a casino company, according to Vox. A deal could help Penn National, the casino company, expand its national profile and cut down on the cost to acquire new gamblers. A Barstool sale, if completed, could also spur, and set the tone for, future deals between media companies and sports-betting operators. "It's going to accelerate the process of figuring out how to create deeper relationships with media companies beyond just buying ads," one sports-industry...

    Business Insider
  • Leagues finally cash in on sports betting by selling data

    America's professional sports leagues may have finally hit on a way to cash in on sports betting revenue

    ABC News
  • Leagues finally cash in on sports betting by selling data

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - Professional sports leagues struck out in their quest for a cut of sports betting money by claiming they needed payments to help protect the integrity of games. They also fumbled an attempt to claim a share of betting proceeds by saying the games are the

    The Washington Times
  • Leagues finally cash in on sports betting by selling data

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) " Professional sports leagues struck out in their quest for a cut of sports betting money by claiming they needed payments to help protect the integrity of games.They also fumbled an attempt to claim a share of betting proceeds by saying the games are the intellectual property of the leagues, and that they should be compensated when others profit off them.But with two strikes against them, the leagues may have hit on a way to cash in: selling their [

    The Palm Beach Post