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From left, the three co-founders of DraftKings, Matt Kalish, Paul Liberman and Jason Robins, pose collectively of their Boston workplace on Apr. 24, 2017.
DraftKings expects to see a report quantity of bets for Sunday’s Tremendous Bowl LIII, now that sports activities betting is authorized in eight states, Jason Robins, CEO of the fantasy sports activities platform, instructed CNBC.
“Not surprisingly, it is the most important day of the 12 months for us,” he stated Friday on “Closing Bell.” “I’ve heard folks estimate there might be over $100 million guess in New Jersey on the Tremendous Bowl this 12 months, which might be wonderful.”
One institution benefiting from the nascent trade, which was cleared for states to legalize it after a 2018 U.S. Supreme Courtroom ruling, is Borgata Resort On line casino & Spa in Atlantic Metropolis, New Jersey. Tremendous Bowl Sunday has been a quiet day for the on line casino prior to now, however Borgata Sportsbook President and COO Marcus Glover instructed CNBC it will likely be completely different this time round.
“Now we have reservations all through the weekend,” he stated Friday on “The Exchange.”