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article Josh Shaw’s gambling appeal will be handled by the league office (12/7/2019)
(Arizona) -- Eight days ago, the NFL suspended Cardinals defensive back Josh Shaw through the 2020 season for betting on pro football. He reportedly has appealed. So...
article How the Blues' predictive gaming app reveals the future of NHL gambling (12/4/2019)
(USA) -- It was a seemingly meaningless shot on goal, at least within the context of the St. Louis Blues' Western Conference finals Game 3 against the San Jose...
article Josh Shaw Appeals NFL Suspension For Betting On League Games (12/3/2019)
(Arizona) -- Arizona Cardinals defensive back Josh Shaw, who faces a suspension at least through the 2020 season for betting on NFL games, has appealed the league’...
article NFL Suspension Of Josh Shaw Shows Where Communication Can Improve In Legal Sports Betting Era (12/3/2019)
(USA) -- With the NFL‘s recent announcement to suspend Arizona Cardinals cornerback Josh Shaw, everyone in the legal US sports betting market should keep their...
article Harrah’s Philadelphia Casino Reaches Marketing Deal With Eagles, Expands Caesars NFL Reach (12/3/2019)
(Pennsylvania) -- Harrah’s Philadelphia Casino and Racetrack, which is operated by Caesars Entertainment Corp., said Monday it landed a marketing pact with the NFL...
article Report: Josh Shaw Bet on Cardinals Game as Part of Parlay Leading to Suspension (12/2/2019)
(Arizona) -- Arizona Cardinals defensive back Josh Shaw was suspended through the 2020 season for betting on NFL games, and David Purdum of ESPN reported Monday a three-...
article Report: Josh Shaw made three-team parlay bet that included Cardinals (12/2/2019)
(Arizona) -- It’s becoming readily apparent why the NFL felt it appropriate to come down hard on Arizona Cardinals defensive back Josh Shaw for betting on NFL...
article Sources: Josh Shaw's parlay bet included Arizona Cardinals game (12/2/2019)
(Arizona) -- A three-team parlay that included an Arizona Cardinals game led the NFL in part to suspend Cardinals defensive back Josh Shaw for violating the league's...
article NFL says Josh Shaw’s gambling did not ‘compromise’ games (12/1/2019)
(Arizona) -- The NFL said Friday that no game outcomes were affected by Cardinals defensive back Josh Shaw’s gambling activities. The league made a point to...
article NBA hopes DraftKings deal will lead to increased interest (11/9/2019)
(USA) -- While the NBA audience is consumed with load management and the China affair, the league moves on with its embrace of sports betting. This week, the NBA agreed...
article Oakland Raiders To Announce Patnership With M Resort Spa And Casino In Las Vegas (11/9/2019)
(Nevada) -- The Oakland Raiders are expected to announce a partnership with M Resort and Spa Las Vegas, next Wednesday. This news comes from the blog Vital Vegas. The...
article Major League Football Saved Nearly $2 Million By Purchasing Equipment From Defunct Alliance of American Football (11/5/2019)
(USA) -- Major League Football, which plans to launch in spring 2020, has acquired equipment that was previously owned by the now defunct Alliance of American Football....
article How Technology Is Changing Sports-Fan Engagement (11/1/2019)
(USA) -- Like all industries, technology is radically transforming the world of sports. That’s no more evident than in the recent groundbreaking partnership...
13 Total Articles on this Issue

Mascot Issue

article Protests Planned for Washington NFL Team's Visit to Lambeau Field (12/6/2019)
(Wisconsin) -- The 9-3 Green Bay Packers will be looking to make a statement on the field as they host the 3-9 team from Washington this Sunday. Off the field, outside...
article OP/ED: The SHA cutting the Beardy's Blackhawks shows it values money over social impacts (11/20/2019)
(Saskatchewan) -- A proud 25-year tradition of Indigenous and non-Indigenous hockey talents coming together on the ice at Beardy's & Okemasis Cree Nation is set...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Redskins

article Indian mascot task force ready to confront Washington at Lambeau Field (12/6/2019)
(Wisconsin) -- For the third time in as many visits, the Washington NFL team will be met Sunday at Lambeau Field by Native Americans and their supporters protesting the...
1 Article on this Issue

Australia Gaming

article Australian banks mull credit card gambling ban; Bet365 under fire (12/5/2019)
(Australia) -- Australia’s online sports betting companies could be blocked from accepting credit card wagers depending on the results of a public consultation by...
1 Article on this Issue

Pine Ridge

article South Dakota high school basketball player dies during Monday practice (12/3/2019)
(South Dakota) -- A boys basketball player at Dupree High School died suddenly during practice Monday evening, authorities say.
1 Article on this Issue

Haskell

article Longtime Haskell athletics leader to be honored with Chiefs’ Lamar Hunt Legacy Seat (11/29/2019)
(Kansas) -- Jerry Tuckwin was 7 years old when a house fire killed his parents and younger sister. Afterward, everything became uncertain, even where he would sleep at...
1 Article on this Issue

Seneca Nation

article Buffalo Sabres follow Bills with Seneca Resorts & Casinos deal (11/29/2019)
(New York) -- Seneca Resorts & Casinos has expanded its partnership with Pegula Sports & Entertainment (PSE) to become the exclusive sportsbook partner of the...
1 Article on this Issue

Navajo Nation

article Q&A: How Navajo athletes made ‘rez ball’ their own (11/28/2019)
(Arizona) -- “There was no grander sport on the reservations of the Southwest than rez ball,” writes Michael Powell in his new book “Canyon Dreams: A...
article BOOK REVIEW: ‘Canyon Dreams’: A new book tells the remarkable story of a high school basketball team on the Navajo nation (11/20/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- Veteran journalist Michael Powell just published his first book, and it’s exactly what I would expect from a great writer and reporter: a...
article BOOK: Rez Ball (11/12/2019)
(Illinois) -- Nachae Nez is a basketball star at the largest high school on the Navajo Nation, 17.5 million acres sprawling across parts of Arizona, New Mexico and Utah...
article Navajo Prep earns the No. 7 seed in the 3A state volleyball playoffs (11/10/2019)
(New Mexico) -- The Navajo Prep Lady Eagles will again play on the big stage. Navajo Prep (15-7) earned the No. 7 seed in the 3A state volleyball tournament and will...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

San Manuel Tribe

article Raiders, California tribe sign stadium partnership (11/28/2019)
(Nevada) -- A second casino company has become a founding corporate sponsor of Allegiant Stadium, but it is one many Southern Nevadans may not know. The San Manuel Band...
1 Article on this Issue

Cherokee Nation

article Cherokee Nation's 'Osiyo' documentaries featured at Native festival in Los Angeles (11/22/2019)
(Hollywood) -- Two short documentaries from the Cherokee Nation’s Emmy award-winning series, “Osiyo, Voices of the Cherokee People,” have been named...
1 Article on this Issue

Sports Betting

article Betting integrity in question after Louisiana Tech suspensions (11/22/2019)
(USA) -- Investigations by multiple authorities have been launched into the Louisiana Tech football program’s delayed announcement of the suspension of three...
article 'I was very bitter': Inside the $20 bet that almost became $50K (11/19/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- For one 24-year-old ticket writer at Circa Sports in Las Vegas, it was anything but an ordinary weekend. That will happen when you bet $20 on a 12-leg...
article Sharing Is Caring: Fluharty To Introduce Bill Allowing College Athletes To Profit From Endorsements (11/12/2019)
(West Virginia) -- The NCAA is considering to allow college athletes to earn income from endorsement deals. The move comes one month after Gov. Gavin Newsom signed...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Agua Caliente

article Seattle to Palm Springs: How hockey will connect the cities by 2021 (11/21/2019)
(Washington) -- A trip to the desert might be nice on those cold Seattle days. That's what the Oak View Group (OVG) and NHL Seattle are banking on as they push...
1 Article on this Issue

Sports in Las Vegas

article Raiders stadium in Las Vegas continues to be on time, on budget (11/19/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- The $2 billion Allegiant Stadium continues to be on time and on budget, even though completion of the cable net to support the translucent polymer roof...
1 Article on this Issue

Crow Tribe

article Football brings some peace to Sioux family after teen's death (11/17/2019)
(South Dakota) -- Teenagers Jashawn and Jayton Pease embraced in the end zone while celebrating the 74-39 victory that made their Crow Creek Chieftains the champions of...
1 Article on this Issue

Mental Health

article Football brings some peace to Sioux family after suicide (11/16/2019)
(South Dakota) -- Teenagers Jashawn and Jayton Pease embraced in the end zone while celebrating the 74-39 victory that made their Crow Creek Chieftains the champions of...
1 Article on this Issue

Billy Mills

article A chance encounter: Box Elder's MacDonald meets iconic runner Billy Mills (11/13/2019)
(Montana) -- A flight delayed overnight is a nightmarish scenario for travelers. For Jeremy MacDonald, it turns out, it was more of a dream come true. After a trip home...
1 Article on this Issue

Georgia Gaming

article Torpy at Large: Atlanta teams say sports gambling will help. Wanna bet? (11/13/2019)
(Georgia) -- They’ve already soaked Georgia taxpayers for hundreds of millions of dollars for stadiums and arena improvements. Now the heads of Atlanta’s...
article Liberty Media CEO: legalized sports betting opportunity to 'strengthen baseball' (11/11/2019)
(Georgia) -- Georgia lawmakers will take a serious look at legalizing sports betting when the 2020 legislative session opens up next year. There’s been an effort...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Russia Gaming

article Conor McGregor Flamed for Appearing in Oddball Russian Sports Betting Ad (11/13/2019)
(Russia) -- Conor McGregor has been widely mocked on social media for starring in an eyeball-stretching TV spot for a sports betting company that falls squarely into the...
1 Article on this Issue

Muckleshoot Tribe

article Muckleshoot Tribe enters into casino partnership with hockey team (11/9/2019)
(Washington) -- The Muckleshoot Tribe has entered into a partnership with the National Hockey League team based in Seattle, Washington. The Muckleshoot Casino will serve...
1 Article on this Issue

Arizona Gaming

article Phoenix Suns Unveil New Casino Arizona Pavilion Rendering (11/8/2019)
(Arizona) -- The Phoenix Suns have unveiled a rendering of a new Casino Arizona Pavilion, part of upcoming renovations at the team’s Talking Stick Resort Arena. In...
1 Article on this Issue

Eastern Band of Cherokee

article 5th Quarter: Panthers strike deal with Harrah’s Cherokee Casino (11/7/2019)
(North Carolina) -- The Carolina Panthers have announced a big deal with a major North Carolina casino and it has people wondering if this is a gamble on sports betting...
1 Article on this Issue

Foxwoods

article Commentary: The Red Sox Are Coming to Town (11/7/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- As the headlines keep coming about the state’s casinos not meeting their projections for gaming revenues, the announcement last week that the...
1 Article on this Issue

MGM Resorts

article MGM lands naming rights for Fenway Park performing arts venue (11/7/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- MGM Resorts International has landed the naming rights for a performing arts center at Fenway Park, home of the Boston Red Sox. In a Wednesday press...
1 Article on this Issue

Sports Betting & Tribes

article Panthers Partner with Casino (11/7/2019)
(North Carolina) -- Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort announced via Twitter on Thursday that it has entered into a five-year deal to become an official sponsor of...
1 Article on this Issue

DraftKings

article DraftKings becomes NBA’s authorized sports betting operator (11/5/2019)
(New York) -- The National Basketball Association (NBA) and DraftKings announced Monday a multiyear partnership that will make the company an Authorized Sports Betting...
article DraftKings Joins Growing List of NBA’s Authorized Sports Betting Operators (11/5/2019)
(USA) -- DraftKings has signed a multi-year deal to become an authorized sports betting operator of the NBA, beginning with the current season. The agreement allows...
article NBA Agrees with DraftKings to Become Authorized Betting Operator (11/5/2019)
(New York) -- DraftKings has agreed to a partnership with the NBA, joining other gaming companies that have partnered with the league to become an authorized betting...
article NBA deal with DraftKings shows shift in data value (11/5/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- The NBA has added DraftKings as an authorized sports betting operator, giving the company access to real-time official data and use of league and team...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

PASPA Decision

article D-I Student Athlete Talks Trust, Compliance In Post-PASPA Sports Betting Era (11/5/2019)
(USA) -- This Part One of a two-part series exploring what it’s like for college athletes and compliance officers as legal sports betting expands across the U.S.
1 Article on this Issue

Atlantic City Gaming

article OP/ED: Blackjacks seemed capable of bucking Atlantic City sports trend (11/2/2019)
(Atlantic City) -- It’s not looking good for the Atlantic City Blackjacks. With the Arena Football League now in danger of folding due to a $2.4 million lawsuit...
1 Article on this Issue

Cultural Appropriation

article Saints fans mix rooting with Mardi Gras Indian-style chants (11/2/2019)
(Louisiana) -- It sounded like an indoor Mardi Gras Indian march. The Crunch Crew, an extended family of devoted Who Dats, gathered at a suburban-style house on Desire...
1 Article on this Issue

Other News

article Mike Chavez preaching patience in second stint as Northern Cheyenne AD, boys basketball coach (12/7/2019)
(Montana) -- Mike Chavez attended the All-American Indian Shootout as a guest speaker a year ago, and he felt an itch. The former high school basketball star and...
article Rocky Boy defeats Box Elder, 91-90, in thriller at Native American Classic (12/6/2019)
(Montana) -- The 2019-2020 high school boys basketball season got off to a thrilling start, as Rocky Boy beat Box Elder 91-90 in the opening game of the Native American...
article All-American Indian Shootout on Friday and Saturday at Metra (12/5/2019)
(Montana) -- The high school basketball season is finally here and fans in the Magic City have a chance to watch 13 games at First Interstate Arena at MetraPark over the...
article New hockey class aims to support First Nation youth in Thunder Bay (12/1/2019)
(Thunder Bay) -- Mike Kompon left home at 16 to play junior league hockey. He still remembers the tough transition of moving away from his family. His experience helps...
article Full Circle: What The NB3 Foundation Cross-Country Team Teaches Us About Strengthening Community Through Play (11/26/2019)
(Indian Country) -- In New Mexico along the banks of the Rio Grande, framed against the 79,000 acres composing the Pueblo of Santa Ana, is a path approximately one mile...
article NFL: Russell Wilson’s Ethnicity Brings Pride to Native Americans (11/26/2019)
(Washington) -- Russell Wilson is becoming one of the best NFL quarterbacks and highest-paid players. But the Super Bowl XLVIII champion’s time in the league has...
article Why did the Sask. Hockey Association cut the Beardy's Blackhawks? A look at the rationale (11/24/2019)
(Saskatchewan) -- Why would the Saskatchewan Hockey Association decide that a First Nation's "one-of-a-kind" hockey program should no longer exist? It'...
article Indigenous workshop aims to make sports more inclusive (11/16/2019)
(Ontario) -- A specialized coach's workshop at the University of Windsor this weekend will focus on the needs of Indigenous athletes. The Aboriginal Coaching Module...
article Rez Ball (11/16/2019)
(Illinois) -- Nachae Nez is a basketball star at the largest high school on the Navajo Nation, 17.5 million acres sprawling across parts of Arizona, New Mexico and Utah.
article 'Hard to believe what they did': Sask. First Nation reeling from loss of its hockey team (11/16/2019)
(Saskatchewan) -- Staff of the Beardy's Blackhawks say they are shocked the Beardy's & Okemasis Cree Nation has been told it won't have a team in the...
article Vancouver skateboarding event aims to inspire youth (11/16/2019)
(British Columbia) -- Vancouver skateboarder Joe Buffalo wants to inspire a new generation of Indigenous skateboarders. "That's been like a dream of mine...
article They're Feeling the Lacrosse Fever in Fayetteville, North Carolina (11/15/2019)
(North Carolina) -- When Tom Rogers returned to Fayetteville, N.C., in the mid 2000s, he faced a small problem. His son wanted to play lacrosse, but the closest option...
article New Native American football conference a success (11/13/2019)
(South Dakota) -- With the creation of the All Nations Football Conference, Native American schools in South Dakota have seen a 60% to 70% increase in participation. The...
article 'Little leader' campaigns for hockey rink in small northern town (11/12/2019)
(North Canada) -- When nine year-old Zandar Koe found out there might not be an ice rink in Fort McPherson, N.W.T., suitable for organized hockey this year, he decided...
article Conor McGregor Mocked Online For Starring In Bizarre Russian Gambling Advert (11/12/2019)
(Russia) -- Conor McGregor has been ridiculed online after appearing in a very strange advert for a Russian betting company.
article Kanesatake school introduces Fort McPherson, N.W.T., kids to lacrosse in cultural exchange (11/9/2019)
(Canada) -- What happens when a group of teenagers from Fort McPherson, N.W.T., spend a week in Mohawk territory? They learn about lacrosse, and hope to bring the sport...
article Gambling operators sponsoring Spanish teams (11/9/2019)
(Spain) -- Eight of the teams playing in Spain’s top league have shirt sponsorship deals with a gambling operator. Just because the logo isn’t on the shirt,...
article Native American football enjoys a rebirth in South Dakota (11/8/2019)
(South Dakota) -- When the Kul Wicasa Oyate of Lower Brule High School meet the Crow Creek Chieftains in the first All Nations Football Conference championship in South...
article Ethan Bear's decision to rededicate himself to hockey paying off for him and the Oilers (11/4/2019)
(Edmonton) -- Looking back, Ethan Bear figures his hockey future rested on two questions and one life-changing decision. "It was basically, did I want to be an NHL...
article How Rez Ball Is Transforming the Health and Fitness of a Whole Community (10/31/2019)
(Nebraska) -- IF YOU'VE BEEN road-tripping for a couple quiet hours through the rolling farmland and lush prairie of northeastern Nebraska, the first things you...

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