Dustin Gouker

Dustin Gouker has been a sports journalist for more than 15 years, working as a reporter, editor and designer — including stops at The Washington Post and the D.C. Examiner.

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Fantasy Sports Lands in Crosshairs at Sloan Analytics Conference; Expert Says DFS Is ‘Essentially Gambling’

Daily fantasy sports were a hot topic at the recent MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, from its status as a skill game to its future in the major sports leagues like Major League Baseball. A story at FoxSports.com from Todd Fuhrman said that the increased dialogue about sports gambling and daily fantasy sports was his biggest takeaway from […] Read More
Posted on: March 4, 2015 | Daily Fantasy Sports Industry News | Dustin Gouker

DraftKings, UFC Officially Ink MMA Partnership, Reveal Deal Specifics

DraftKings finally announced a much anticipated sponsorship deal with the Ultimate Fighting Championship that signals a commitment by the daily fantasy sports site to entering the mixed martial arts market. The details of the deal The fact that the deal has been in the works has been known for weeks; the partnership was actually termed as “imminent” by one […] Read More
Posted on: February 25, 2015 | Daily Fantasy Sports Sponsorships | Dustin Gouker
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Mondogoal Pushes DFS Boundaries Beyond American Football With Award Nomination

The BT Sport Industry Awards announced the shortlist for its 2015 honors, and among the contenders was a daily fantasy sports site for soccer — Mondogoal.com. Best digital platform Mondogoal received the recognition from the awards, which are given to the leaders in sport in the United Kingdom in a number of different areas. In the category of […] Read More
Posted on: February 23, 2015 | Daily Fantasy Sports Industry News | Dustin Gouker

This Week In Daily: February 13, 2015

“This Week In Daily” is ODFReport’s weekly wrap of key facts, happenings and miscellany from the daily fantasy sports industry. Stories of note UFC, DraftKings near deal Earlier this week, we reported on an anticipated deal that would make DraftKings the exclusive fantasy sports sponsor and provider for the Ultimate Fighting Championship, the world’s biggest mixed […] Read More
Posted on: February 13, 2015 | Daily Fantasy Sports TWiD | Dustin Gouker

League of Legends Fantasy Website Guarantees $1 Million in Prizes

A new real-money fantasy website based on the video game League of Legends is guaranteeing $1 million in prizes. Vulcun, which formerly owned and ran Team Vulcun in League of Legends, is guaranteeing a million dollars in payouts for the current LoL season, which began in January and runs through 2015. That escalated quickly Just last month, […] Read More
Posted on: February 12, 2015 | Daily Fantasy Sports Industry News | Dustin Gouker
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