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Digital sports platform DAZN reaches distribution deal with Comcast

Sep 19 2019

NEW YORK Media and communications company Comcast Corp has agreed to a distribution deal with digital global sports provider DAZN Group, further blurring the line between traditional television operators and the streaming services that have disrupted them.

Comcast reaches distribution deal with digital sports platform DAZN

Sep 19 2019

NEW YORK, Sept 19 Media and communications giant Comcast Corp has struck a distribution deal with digital global sports provider DAZN Group, further blurring the line between traditional television operators and streaming services that have disrupted them.

Murdoch's Fox launches sports betting with FOX Bet

Sep 02 2019

NEW YORK When Rupert Murdoch's Fox Corp launches the FOX Bet sports betting platform on Monday, it will do what no other major media company has done in North America: become the face of a sports gambling platform.

U.S. football fans will have to wait for official sports betting partners

Aug 27 2019

NEW YORK As football fans get ready for the start of the National Football League season on Sept. 5, they may think the league will finally endorse a legal U.S. sports betting operator.

Major League Baseball and FanDuel strike sports betting deal

Aug 15 2019

NEW YORK Major League Baseball and FanDuel on Thursday announced a multi-year agreement that makes the sportsbook operator an official gaming partner of the U.S. professional league.

Major League Baseball and FanDuel strike sports betting deal

Aug 15 2019

NEW YORK, Aug 15 Major League Baseball and FanDuel on Thursday announced a multi-year agreement that makes the sportsbook operator an official gaming partner of the U.S. professional league.

NBA, Twitch announce deal for digital rights to USA Basketball

Aug 06 2019

NEW YORK The National Basketball Association on Tuesday said that Amazon.com Inc's Twitch would be its exclusive digital partner for streaming USA Basketball games globally through 2020.

Walmart says its training helped save lives in prior incident

Aug 04 2019

NEW YORK Days before Saturday's mass shooting that killed 20 people at a Walmart Inc store in El Paso, Texas, another shooting erupted at a Walmart in Southaven, Mississippi.

Walmart says its training helped save lives in prior incident

Aug 04 2019

NEW YORK Days before Saturday's mass shooting that killed 20 people at a Walmart Inc store in El Paso, Texas, another shooting erupted at a Walmart in Southaven, Mississippi.

Penn National makes major sports betting push with new deals

Jul 31 2019

NEW YORK Casino operator Penn National Gaming Inc on Wednesday announced a spate of partnerships with sports book operators, including with digital sports media company theScore Inc., giving the partners access to sports betting markets across the United States in exchange for fees, equity and a share of betting revenues.

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