Press Release: Fantasy Sports Now a $7 Billion Industry

June 20, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEW YORK – Fantasy sports is a $7.22 billion industry, according to new research conducted by Ipsos Marketing for the Fantasy Sports Trade Association (FSTA) and unveiled June 20 at the 2017 FSTA Summer Conference in New York City. Additionally, the study revealed that there are 59.3 million fantasy sports players in … Continue reading Press Release: Fantasy Sports Now a $7 Billion Industry


2017 FSTA Board of Directors Election Results

March 7, 2017

FSTA is excited to announce the addition of Paul Charchian, Jay Correia, Nando Di Fino, Howard Kamen, Jeremy Levine, Peter Schoenke, Stacie Stern,  and Adam Wexler  to its Board of Directors. To fill these open slots, FTSTA solicited nominations and opened elections up to members. Click HERE to view the results from the elections as well … Continue reading 2017 FSTA Board of Directors Election Results


Fantasy Boom Under Rodger Goodell’s Reign Has Jolted NFL Landscape

October 14, 2016

Whole New Game: How fantasy football’s explosion during Roger Goodell’s 10 years as commissioner has changed way we cover, follow and consume NFL   The line between fantasy and reality has blurred the NFL universe, prompting an eruption that has taken the sport to new levels. The fantasy boom under Roger Goodell’s 10-year stewardship has … Continue reading Fantasy Boom Under Rodger Goodell’s Reign Has Jolted NFL Landscape


Fantasy Sports Fans Field A Touchdown With Data Search Engine

October 4, 2016

Fantasy sports fans may claim a touchdown at the news of a niche search engine that provides stats and analysis to make it easier for players to create winning starting teams. The data-geek founders call the search engine Spearch. The site, which aims to speed up the process of analyzing players and customize data, launched … Continue reading Fantasy Sports Fans Field A Touchdown With Data Search Engine


Inside Edge Hits a Home Run at the FSTA Conference

June 30, 2016

New York, N.Y. – June 16, 2016 – Inside Edge, a leader in providing rich sports data, real-time and predictive analytics, innovative tools and compelling content to multiple market segments worldwide, earned the Elevator Pitch Award at the Fantasy Sports Trade Association’s recent Summer Conference. Inside Edge Inside Edge Hits a Home Run at the … Continue reading Inside Edge Hits a Home Run at the FSTA Conference


New York Senate passes fantasy sports bill

June 19, 2016

The New York State Senate passed a bill early Saturday morning declaring that fantasy sports do not constitute gambling, ESPN reports. The bill now goes to Governor Andrew Cuomo, who will have 10 days after receiving it to sign it into law. It will then be effective immediately and allow companies, most notably daily fantasy … Continue reading New York Senate passes fantasy sports bill


Will Industry Regulation Curb Technological Innovation?

May 4, 2016

The fantasy sports industry has seen exponential growth in the number of participants, revenue and value in just the past couple of years.


Help Protect Fantasy Sports in Nebraska & Indiana

February 22, 2016

HELP PROTECT FANTASY SPORTS IN NEBRASKA & INDIANA   CONTACT YOUR STATE REPRESENTATIVES TODAY FSTA is committed to protecting the rights of all Americans who play fantasy sports. We believe fantasy sports foster community, camaraderie, and healthy competition. And with 50 million Americans playing, we think it’s safe to say that fantasy sports are our country’s … Continue reading Help Protect Fantasy Sports in Nebraska & Indiana


Protect Fantasy Sports in Arizona

February 17, 2016

PROTECT FANTASY SPORTS IN ARIZONA   CONTACT YOUR STATE REPRESENTATIVES TODAY When you live in the Grand Canyon State you love your freedom.  And hundreds of thousands of Arizonans love playing fantasy sports.  But collecting winnings in fantasy sports contests is illegal under Arizona law.   That’s not freedom!  Fantasy sports are considered a game of … Continue reading Protect Fantasy Sports in Arizona


Rhode Island Attorney General Says DFS Is Legal

February 5, 2016

Rhode Island Attorney General Peter Kilmartin said he conducted a review of daily fantasy sports, which he found mix chance and skill, and are legal under state law. He also encouraged lawmakers to establish regulations.