DraftKings (DKNG) to Launch Online Sportsbook in Ohio

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DraftKings Inc. (Nasdaq: DKNG) introduced right now plans to launch its award-winning online sportsbook in Ohio on January 1, 2023, pending licensure and regulatory approvals. Home to a quantity of skilled and school sports groups, DraftKings will offer eligible clients in Ohio the chance, beginning on New Year’s Day, to put authorized and controlled bets on DraftKings Sportsbook throughout several sporting events, together with the 2023 College Football Playoff National Championship and skilled sports leagues, including the NFL, NHL, NBA, MLB, MLS and extra.

Customers in the Buckeye State can also count on to have entry to a best-in-class sports betting expertise, together with the chance to position a wide range of bets, similar to its signature same-game parlays, player props, special odds increase alternatives, and extra.

“We’re excited to ring in the New Year with the launch of our top-rated DraftKings Sportsbook app in Ohio,” mentioned Matt Kalish, DraftKings Co-Founder and President, DraftKings North America. “Ohioans are passionate sports fans with hometown pride, and we’re thrilled to offer them a wide selection of methods to have more pores and skin in the recreation ahead of the 2023 College Football Playoff National Championship and the NFL playoffs.”

Prior to DraftKings’ on-line sportsbook going stay in Ohio, DraftKings clients within the state can provide again to their local communities through DraftKings’ “Give Ohio Props” program. For every sign up or sign in on DraftKings’ Give Ohio Props web site during the month of December, DraftKings will donate $25 (up to a total of $50,000) to Operation Ramp it Up, 501(c)(3) nonprofit, whose mission is to put in wheelchair ramps for disabled veterans, their family members and anyone with mobility issues, at no cost to them. For more details about this program, including the full phrases and circumstances, please visit the net site right here.

DraftKings is dedicated to creating inclusive and accountable pathways for individuals to construct, create, think about, and innovate through the DraftKings S.E.R.V.E.S. program, with a focus on Service, Equity, Responsible Gaming, Vitality, Entrepreneurship, and Sports. Responsible gaming is a key pillar of the DraftKings S.E.R.V.E.S. program, and DraftKings’ collective mission is to guard shoppers with groundbreaking expertise, employee coaching, resources for patrons, and the assist of evidence-based research.

Eligible clients in Ohio can access the newest betting markets and more by downloading the DraftKings Sportsbook app obtainable via iOS and Android right here. To turn out to be a DraftKings Dynasty Rewards member, visit sportsbook.draftkings.com/dynasty. For drawback gambling help or services, please name 1-800-GAMBLER.

About DraftKingsDraftKings Inc. is a digital sports activities leisure and gaming firm created to fuel the competitive spirit of sports fans with products that range across every day fantasy, regulated gaming and digital media. Headquartered in Boston, and launched in 2012 by Jason Robins, Matt Kalish and Paul Liberman, DraftKings is the one U.S.-based vertically integrated sports activities betting operator. DraftKings is a multi-channel provider of sports betting and gaming technologies, powering sports and gaming entertainment for operators in 17 international locations. The Company operates iGaming in 5 states via its DraftKings brand, as well as working Golden Nugget Online Gaming, an award-winning iGaming product and iconic gaming brand, in 3 states. DraftKings’ Sportsbook is reside with cell and/or retail betting operations within the United States pursuant to rules in 21 states and in Ontario, Canada. DraftKings’ daily fantasy sports activities product is available in 6 countries internationally with 15 distinct sports categories. DraftKings is each an official daily fantasy and sports activities betting partner of the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, PGA TOUR and UFC in addition to an official daily fantasy partner of NASCAR. Launched in August 2021, DraftKings Marketplace is a digital collectibles ecosystem designed for mainstream accessibility that provides curated NFT drops and helps secondary-market transactions. DraftKings additionally owns Vegas Sports Information Network (VSiN), a multi-platform broadcast and content material firm.

Forward-Looking StatementsCertain statements made in this press launch are “forward trying statements” throughout the which means of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. When used on this press launch, the phrases “estimates,” “projected,” “expects,” “anticipates,” “forecasts,” “plans,” “intends,” “believes,” “seeks,” “may,” “will,” ”would,” “should,” “future,” “propose” and variations of these words or comparable expressions (or the negative versions of such phrases or expressions) are supposed to determine forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future efficiency, circumstances or results, and contain a quantity of known and unknown risks, uncertainties, assumptions and other important components, lots of which are outside DraftKings’ control, that might trigger actual results or outcomes to differ materially from those discussed within the forward-looking statements. For a dialogue of extra dangers and uncertainties, which may trigger precise results to vary from those contained in the forward-looking statements, see DraftKings’ filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. DraftKings does not undertake any obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether or not on account of new data, future events or otherwise, except as required by regulation.

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