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Sports Betting & Esports: What’s Next and How to Invest

 […] Click here to view original web page at finance.yahoo.com Welcome to the latest episode of the Full-Court Finance podcast from Zacks Investment Research where Associate Stock Strategist Ben Rains dives into the latest news from the world of legalized sports gambling and esports. The episode also breaks down the companies, industries, and stocks that […]

Former NFL VP Johanna Faries Named Commissioner of Call of Duty Esports

Click here to view original web page at esportsobserver.com Johanna Faries, a former NFL executive who joined Activision Blizzard in 2018, has been named the new commissioner of Call of Duty esports, the company announced today. The move comes ahead of the transition from the current Call of Duty World League (CWL) to a franchised, geolocated league for the first-person shooter series. […]

Invictus Gaming Signs Partnership Deal with Chevrolet

American car brand Chevrolet signs a partnership deal with Chinese esports organization Invictus Gaming (IG). Chevrolet’s logo has appeared on IG’s regular team jacket and LPL team jersey, and the team will specifically promote the new Chevrolet Tracker SUV. IG and Chevrolet posted an “IG X Tracker” commercial on […] Click here to view original […]

How the Steelers are tapping into the esports world in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh’s official esports team has finally found its Mr. Right — or in this case, Mr. Rooney. It’s been 18 months since the Pittsburgh Knights’ official launch party in Hazelwood . Since then, they’ve recruited several top players and formed world-ranked teams in games such as “Smite” and “Paladins” […] Click here to view original […]

Profit focus to drive the esports debate at CEC Vegas

Roy Student, the US-based event ambassador for Clarion Gaming, has described the forthcoming CEC Vegas (September 4 & 5, Luxor Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas) as providing casino operators with answers to their most frequently asked question, ‘how do we make money?’  […] Click here to view original web page at www.igamingbusiness.com Expanding on the […]

Sports Betting & Esports: What’s Next and How to Invest

Full-Court Finance podcast from Zacks Investment Research where Associate Stock Strategist Ben Rains dives into the latest news from the world of legalized sports gambling and esports.  […] Click here to view original web page at www.zacks.com New reports show that New Jersey overtook Las Vegas as the U.S. sports betting capital—well at least for […]

CJ eSports signs aMSa, other Japanese Super Smash Bros. players

Japanese esports organization CJ eSports officially began operations on July 7. The team currently consists of Super Smash Bros. Melee players Masaya “aMSa” Chikamoto and Hitoshi “Sanne” Hatama. “Abu” joined the organization as a player and team manager. CJ eSports was founded by old-school Melee player Ryota “CaptainJack” Yoshida. […] Click here to view original […]