American Gambling Awards, Matthew Berry Shine
Live from the Turf Club at Monmouth Park Racetrack - where the first legal sports bet in New Jersey was placed by Governor Phil Murphy in June, 2018 – Gambling.com Group Plc presents the first-annual American Gambling Awards.
Badder Beats Episode 32 EPISODE 32 TIME STAMPS Michigan Representative Brandt Iden :55 Michigan Representative Brandt Iden (Brant earlier tried to convince him to ditch that extraneous ‘d’) on being a Golden Eagle finalist. (He did not get to bring one home, however.) 1:38 That said, he’s got his nose to the grindstone and thinks he will get legal sports betting over the line in 2019, perhaps even by football season. 1:50 Rep. Iden wants to keep those Michigan dollars home, building things for Michiganders. 2:37 Is there momentum for sports betting not only in Michigan, but elsewhere in the Midwest? 3:32 Are lawmakers cognizant of what sports betting bills entail and what the benefits can be? Former New Jersey Sen. Raymond Lesniak 4:58 “Senator Ray” Lesniak wins “Industry Supporter of the Year” in absentia. Gambling.com Group Plc founder and CEO Charles Gillespie briefly joins Matthew Berry at the podium to explain. 5:52 Suddenly, Sen. Raymond Lesniak is on the phone, accepting his award in the first signature moment of the first American Gambling Awards. DraftKings' Jamie Shea 7:07 Jamie Shea, director of digital sportsbook at DraftKings on defending the fantasy turf and going after FanDuel in the sports betting realm. 8:26 Jamie Shea on how DraftKings differentiates itself. (Hint: data). 9:25 Where will the Golden Eagle perch? 9:52 Jamie Shea considers ripping some biceps curls with the Golden Eagle. David Rebuck, director, New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement 10:05 Rock star regulator David Rebuck deflects all the credit he absorbs to his staff. 11:05 On establishing the template for legal sports betting in the United States. 12:18 David Rebuck on the regulator as a collaborator with operators. 14:28 On the biggest piece of advice he’d give to counterparts: listen. 15:52 What does New Jersey Year 2.0 portend? 17:04 David Rebuck breaks news: theScore’s app will enter the ‘lab’ and face the folks with the laptops for testing the third week of June. 17:37 Can New Jersey really get ahead and stay ahead of Nevada in terms of handle? 19:05 On wrapping his fingers around the first Golden Eagle ever presented. And the Big Winner is .... 19:49 Matthew Berry presents the award for “Operator of the Year” to Rush Interactive.