NCAA supports rule changes on student athletes’ third-party endorsements

The NCAA’s Board of Governors has moved to support rule changes to allow student-athletes to receive compensation for third-party endorsements both related to and...

Coronavirus brings US betting, gaming and sports to a grinding halt

The US gaming and betting industry has all but ground to a halt this week as the COVID-19 pandemic continues its rapid spread. Statements...

No madness this March as COVID19 forces NCAA to shut down tournaments

Just hours on from announcing that games would be played behind closed doors, the NCAA has confirmed that all remaining winter and spring games...

NBA suspends season after Utah Jazz player tests positive for COVID-19

The accelerating spread of the Coronavirus pandemic has forced the NBA to suspend the current season after one of its players tested positive for...

South Point Casino and VSiN to host dedicated March Madness seminar

Las Vegas’ South Point Hotel Casino and Spa and broadcaster VSiN will host “Betting, Brackets & Beers with Brent”, a sports betting seminar hosted...

NCAA sets up COVID-19 advisory panel ahead of March Madness

Ahead of March Madness, one of the biggest sports betting events on the US calendar, the NCAA has established a COVID-19 advisory panel of leading...

NCPG dedicates the month of March to raise awareness of problem gambling

The National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) has announced that it will again dedicate the month of March to helping people who encounter problems...

NCAA President addresses US Senate on NIL reforms for college athletes

NCAA President Mark Emmert and other witnesses at a US Senate hearing this week have stressed the importance of developing fair approaches for student-athletes...

Student-athlete image rights center stage at 2020 NCAA Convention

With debate around name, image and likeness leading many of the discussions at the 2020 NCAA Convention this week, association President Mark Emmert used...

Atrium completes acquisition of Synergy Sports Technology

Atrium Sports, a full-service technology platform for sports and video data content, has announced the acquisition of Synergy Sports Technology, a global provider of...

Event News

SBC Webinars and Xtremepush present: Turning Player Behaviour Into Revenue

The SBC Webinars series continues on Tuesday 29 October with an exclusive presentation hosted by multichannel player data and engagement specialist Xtremepush, examining how...

All star lineup of speakers confirmed for Betting on Sports America – Digital 

The Betting on Sports America - Digital conference and exhibition has announced a star-studded lineup of speakers slated to take the virtual stage in...

AGA webinar puts issue of responsible gambling front and center

The American Gaming Association (AGA) spelled out some of the key issues around responsible gaming recently with a trio of industry experts contributing to...

SBC Awards 2020 shortlists highlight major industry accomplishments 

International operators like Betsson Group, LeoVegas and Kaizen Gaming lead the way in the race for the SBC Awards 2020, with multiple nominations on...