Disney Appears To Be On Board With Sports Gambling


Disney is now on board with sports gambling in a big way, according to CEO Bob Chapek. Chapek believes that sports betting will not hurt Disney’s image as a child-friendly company. Disney owns an 80% stake in ESPN, which will likely incorporate more gambling related shows in the future. ORLANDO, Fla. – Disney, long an … Read more

Will Sportsbooks Be Broadcasting NBA Games In 2025?


FanDuel, Caesars Sportsbook, and DraftKings are expected to bid on NBA live game rights. The live rights take effect in 2025, but negotiations are set to begin in 2022. ESPN/ABC and TNT currently split NBA live game rights. LAS VEGAS – Gambling companies are expected to bid on NBA streaming rights once the current broadcast … Read more

ESPN Reportedly Exploring Licensing Deal With Sportsbooks

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ESPN has offered naming rights as well as further partnerships to several sports betting partners. The WSJ reported that ESPN was engaged in talks with Ceasars and DraftKings. These talks reportedly included a potential ESPN sportsbook skin. BRISTOL, Conn. – In a move that further demonstrates the nearly inextricable link between sports media and sports … Read more