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Mississippi Band of Choctaw

article SMCC's Tangle credits Choctaw Indian Princess reign helped her on basketball court (2/15/2020)
(Mississippi) -- Four-time state champion, All-District MVP, MAIS Player of the Year and All-District Honoree are just a few of the many accolades that Southwest...
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Tohono O’odham

article Tohono O’odham nation celebrates success of Baboquivari b-ball (2/15/2020)
(Arizona) -- The Baboquivari girls basketball team is gunning for its 3rd trip to state championship game in last three years. The team's success is uniting members...
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Winnebago Tribe

article From tribal college to VUU, Railey has growing power (2/14/2020)
(Virginia) -- It’s not where you come from, but how you play the game that counts. Tyriek Railey is making an impression at Virginia Union University despite...
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Seminole Tribe

article Seminole Casino Coconut Creek wins season opener in World Polo League (2/11/2020)
(Florida) -- Seminole Casino Coconut Creek won its season opener in the World Polo League All-Star Challenge Sunday at Grand Champions Polo Club. In front of a packed...
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Mascot Issue

article Schultz: As season nears, Braves face calls to end the... (2/10/2020)
(Oklahoma) -- Lane Adams has unique bloodlines among professional athletes. The former Braves outfielder is part Irish and part Native American and is a member of the...
article As Kansas City Chiefs prepare for Super Bowl, their name stirs up new controversy (1/27/2020)
(USA) -- A lot has changed since the Kansas City Chiefs last played in the Super Bowl 50 years ago, but one thing hasn’t — their name. When the Chiefs played...
article The Chiefs are bringing Native American imagery, and the ‘tomahawk chop,’ to a Super Bowl stage (1/26/2020)
(Florida) -- The Kansas City Chiefs often claim Arrowhead Stadium as the world’s loudest home field — and one of the most intimidating, too. And when the...
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Fantasy Sports

article Why Daily Fantasy Players Are Suing MLB Over Sign Stealing (2/7/2020)
(New York) -- The electronic sign-stealing scandal in Major League Baseball is now the subject of multiple federal lawsuits. DraftKings contestant Kristopher Olson...
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Florida Gaming

article Florida may keep college athletes from profiting off strip clubs, breweries and casinos (2/7/2020)
(Florida) -- Strip clubs, casinos, breweries and cigarette makers could be benched from a proposal that would let Florida college athletes market themselves off the...
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Sports Leagues

article XFL Players Who Kneel During the Anthem Will Face ‘Consequences’, Commissioner Says (2/7/2020)
(USA) -- Vince McMahon’s reborn pro football league launches this weekend, and while it’s unclear what the XFL’s football will look like, its...
article It looks like a D.C. United-Caesars partnership is just about wrapped up (2/7/2020)
(Washington D.C.) -- D.C. United is finalizing a partnership with Caesars Entertainment Corp. (NASDAQ: CZR) that would likely bring a sportsbook to Audi Field. With the...
article Rules changes among wrinkles in betting on XFL (2/6/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Sunset Station sportsbook director Chuck Esposito sees one big reason to expect the XFL to be a success: If it’s on TV and there’s a line on...
article The Chiefs’ last Super Bowl appearance featured gambling accusations and a monumental upset (1/28/2020)
(Florida) -- The Kansas City Chiefs landed in Miami on Sunday without a hitch, and as slight favorites over the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl LIV. The team’s...
article Casino Insider: Where to watch the Super Bowl (1/24/2020)
(California) -- The biggest day of the year for football fans, the Super Bowl, is coming up and if you’re still planning where you’re going to watch the San...
article NFL Draft Vegas Style: Players Will Take Boats to Bellagio Fountain Red Carpet Stage (1/21/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- In fashion befitting of Sin City’s reputation for glitz and grandeur, the 2020 NFL Draft isn’t just being held near the Bellagio on the Strip...
article Roger Goodell’s stint atop the NFL has been quite a roller-coaster ride (1/21/2020)
(Massachusetts) -- During the fall of 2011, a couple of months after the NFL’s lockout of the players ended and the regular season began as scheduled, a class of...
article The Spurs hosted NBA’s first ever Indigenous Night (1/20/2020)
(Texas) -- Patty Mills bobble head night, which evolved into Indigenous Night with the addition of his clothing line, is the first celebration by the NBA of Native...
article Indigenized hockey jerseys make professional debut (1/20/2020)
(Manitoba) -- Last week Winnipeg Jets and Manitoba Moose players could be seen donning new threads on the ice at their respective games. An initiative between WASAC...
article MLB Whiffed On Astros Sign-Stealing Scandal (1/17/2020)
(USA) -- Major League Baseball should strip the Houston Astros of their 2017 World Series title and force them to take down the flag. And the Boston Red Sox, too, if the...
press release National Lacrosse League and BetMGM Announce First-Ever U.S. Gaming Partnership in Lacrosse (1/15/2020)
(Pennsylvania) -- The National Lacrosse League (NLL) today announced a landmark partnership with Roar Digital – a joint venture between global gaming industry...
article DraftKings Will Serve Football Hungry DFS Players With an XFL Offering (1/14/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Super Bowl LIV is scheduled for Feb. 2 and in most years, the premier contest marks the end of competitive football until August when the NFL’s...
article After Super Bowl, sports books preparing for XFL bets (1/12/2020)
(Atlantic City) -- While many sports fans are picking NFL playoff teams to bet on, or marshaling their cash for the Super Bowl, yet another opportunity to wager on...
article Former MLB Player Gives up on Sports Pick Service After Five Months (1/9/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Michael Schwimer, who had a brief career as a Major League Baseball (MLB) pitcher, is altering the approach for his Jambos Picks sports tout service that...
article FA under pressure to pull deal giving bookmakers streaming rights (1/8/2020)
(UK) -- The English Football Association has come under pressure from the UK government and anti-gambling campaigners to cancel a controversial broadcasting contract...
article Leagues Finally Cash In on Sports Betting by Selling Data (1/7/2020)
(USA) -- Professional sports leagues struck out in their quest for a cut of sports betting money by claiming they needed payments to help protect the integrity of games...
article Genius Sports to support new American football league (1/6/2020)
(USA) -- The XFL, the new American football league that is set to launch in the US next month, has signed an integrity monitoring deal with sports data and technology...
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Washington Gaming

article Sports gambling takes next step toward legalization in Washington state (2/6/2020)
(Washington) -- Some form of legalized sports betting in Washington state appears closer than ever after two legislative votes in recent days moved proposed companion...
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MMIW

article Basketball Team Photo Brings Attention To Crimes Against Native American Women (2/2/2020)
(Colorado) -- In the team photo, each team member painted a black or red handprint over her mouth. There were no smiles.
article Sisters in red: Ignacio girls basketball brings uncomfortable conversation to gymnasium (1/31/2020)
(Colorado) -- Justa Whitt entered the gymnasium at Ignacio High School to take an extraordinary team photo back in November. What she saw sent chills down her spine.
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Hard Rock

article Gondolas open at Hard Rock Stadium for Super Bowl LIV (2/1/2020)
(Florida) -- Last year, Dolphins CEO Tom Garfinkel announced that Hard Rock Stadium would be installing a gondola system to take fans from the lots closer to the stadium...
article PHOTOS: Hard Rock Stadium prepares for 2020 Super Bowl (1/22/2020)
(Florida) -- Workers prepare Hard Rock Stadium for the Super Bowl where the Kansas City Chiefs will face the San Francisco 49ers on Feb. 2.
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Sports Betting

article A record 26 million Americans will wager estimated $6.8B on Super Bowl LIV (2/1/2020)
(USA) -- Approximately 3 million more American adults say they will wager on this year’s Super Bowl than last year, according to data released by the American...
article Brent Musburger hosting sports betting seminar before Feb. 2 (1/21/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Ahead of the most anticipated professional football game of the year, sports broadcasting icon and VSiN host Brent Musburger will be joined by VSiN senior...
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MGM Resorts

article MGM Japan to sponsor Osaka Evessa pro basketball team (1/31/2020)
(Japan) -- MGM Resorts Japan has announced that it is now an official platinum partner of Osaka Evessa, which plays in Japan’s professional basketball League....
article MGM Resorts Named Official Gaming Partner of Las Vegas Raiders (1/25/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- MGM Resorts International and the NFL’s Las Vegas Raiders have announced an exciting new partnership. Mandalay Bay will be the official home for...
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Northern Cheyenne

article Paul VI links with Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation to put on basketball clinic (1/30/2020)
(Montana) -- The PVI boys basketball program is a national powerhouse on the court that believes in assisting the community off of it. For the last six years, head coach...
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Sports in Las Vegas

article BLOG: Have the Las Vegas Lights put soccer on the map in Nevada? (1/29/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Although there have been brief flirtations with bringing soccer to Las Vegas before that, the foundation of the Las Vegas Lights FC team in 2018 was the...
article NFL Draft ‘will capture’ Las Vegas, show we are a great pro sports city (1/22/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Many football players have long envisioned the moment. The look and feel of walking across the stage after hearing their named called in the NFL Draft,...
press release Casino workers' union exec named to Vegas stadium authority (1/7/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- An executive with Nevada’s powerful casino workers’ union has been appointed to the Las Vegas Stadium Authority board of directors. Gov. Steve...
article Prom with the Raiders? A glimpse into Las Vegas stadium’s Chardonnay Chasm (1/4/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- An artist’s rendering of the interior of the Raiders’ new stadium in Las Vegas shows a VIP end-zone plaza filled with very well-dressed fans....
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Sycuan Tribe

press release Catch the Big Game at Sycuan Casino Resort (1/29/2020)
(California) -- Catch the Big Game at Sycuan Casino Resort on Sunday, February 2 and enjoy food and drink specials, several big screens featuring the game throughout the...
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Iowa Gaming

article Iowa expected to score big with Super Bowl bets (1/27/2020)
(Iowa) -- State-regulated casinos could be the big Super Bowl winner as Kansas City Chiefs fans and others living in neighboring states where sports gambling is illegal...
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Redskins

article Redskins Owner Threatens Move if No Legal Sports Betting in Maryland (1/23/2020)
(Maryland) -- Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder met recently with Maryland lawmakers to urge the group to legalize sports betting so that he may offer wagering in...
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First Nations

article 'True North!' during Ojibwe anthem unites Jets fans (1/19/2020)
(Manitoba) -- A Winnipeg tradition of yelling "True North!" during the singing of O Canada at Jets games had a different take on Friday night when the anthem...
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Oneida Nation

article Gallery: Boxing Lessons at the Oneida Nation Recreation Center (1/16/2020)
(New York) -- Before they face off on Saturday night at the Turning Stone Resort Casino in a battle for the WBC Continental Americas Light Heavyweight Championship,...
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Pala Tribe

press release Pala Casino Joins Go Fas Racing in 2020 (1/14/2020)
(California) -- Go Fas Racing is excited to announce that Pala Casino will be the primary sponsor for the No.32 Ford Mustang and Corey LaJoie for two races this season...
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Wind River

article Northern Arapaho receives $4.75 million to improve recreation opportunities on reservation (1/10/2020)
(Wyoming) -- Better recreation options will be coming to the Wind River Reservation thanks to a multi-million dollar donation announced earlier this week. On Wednesday,...
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Georgia Gaming

article Casino gambling plans at Atlanta Motor Speedway to attract Georgia lawmakers (1/8/2020)
(Georgia) -- Expanding gambling in Georgia to include casinos, sports betting and horse racing has been a topic of discussion for years and a hot button issue that...
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Eastern Band of Cherokee

article What's in a name? Harrah's Cherokee Center-Asheville gets new sign (1/6/2020)
(North Carolina) -- Out with the old, in with the new. The Harrah's Cherokee Center-Asheville sign is officially up on what was formerly known as the U.S. Cellular...
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Las Vegas Gaming

article William Hill to refurbish Circus Circus sportsbook after Super Bowl (1/2/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- The William Hill sportsbook at Las Vegas’ Circus Circus is to benefit from renovation work once February’s Super Bowl has finished. It is...
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Other News

article Action at All Native Basketball tournament creates backdrop for new novel from B.C. author (2/15/2020)
(British Columbia) -- The annual All Native Basketball Tournament, held in Prince Rupert, B.C., is the largest basketball tournament in the province and an important...
article CFL's Edmonton Eskimos keep team name following consultations (2/15/2020)
(Canada) -- The Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League have decided to keep their team name despite concerns from some Inuit leaders. The club said...
article Girl Power! ‘You have to know all the bulls’ (2/13/2020)
(USA) -- Najiah Knight has been riding animals that want her off their backs immediately for several years. Starting at the age of three, she watched her dad ride the...
article MansionBet announce Hayley Turner as racing brand ambassador (2/11/2020)
(UK) -- Triple Group One winning jockey, Hayley Turner OBE, has today been announced as MansionBet’s racing brand ambassador. Considered the most successful UK...
article Choctaw, Kansas City football player celebrates Super Bowl victory (2/5/2020)
(Florida) -- After winning his first Super Bowl, Kansas City football player and Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma citizen James Winchester dedicated the championship to his...
article How Football Shaped Indigenous Identity (2/3/2020)
(USA) -- On Sunday, when the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers meet on the field for Super Bowl LIV, at least some headdress-adorned Chiefs fans in the...
article Pilot Mound: A tiny Manitoba town Indigenous athletes can call home (2/3/2020)
(Manitoba) -- In Manitoba, the Pilot Mound Hockey Academy has built a reputation as a place Indigenous kids can call home and further their hockey careers.
article Why Both Super Bowl Team Names Should Be Replaced (2/2/2020)
(USA) -- With Super Bowl Sunday fast approaching, the rumbles have been growing on Native Twitter. Think pieces are being written on liberal and conservative outlets....
article Wise: Chiefs' chant is cultural appropriation, racist and just wrong (2/2/2020)
(USA) -- The white arrowhead came in 1972, replacing some of the team's Native American caricatures. Then came the drum. And the faux war chant. And the headdresses...
article How the Kansas City Chiefs got their name, and why it's so controversial (2/2/2020)
(Missouri) -- On an average NFL Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, one is bound to see some tomahawk chops. Maybe some Native American headdresses. The stadium...
article NFL-Native American advocates say change to Chiefs name, traditions overdue (2/2/2020)
(Missouri) -- MIAMI, Feb 2 (Reuters) - When the Kansas City Chiefs take the field at Hard Rock Stadium on Sunday, thousands of fans will see the culmination of five...
article The mother and daughter building Winnipeg's Indigenous basketball community (1/31/2020)
(Manitoba) -- There are few families that have done more to build the Indigenous basketball community in Winnipeg than the Boulanger clan, according to their colleagues.
article 'The Gambler' is new all-sports addition to Cleveland radio lineup (1/28/2020)
(Ohio) -- Cleveland has another all-sports radio station. Only this one is going to have a Las Vegas lean. IHeart Media Cleveland has announced that this week marks the...
article Sports Minister Nigel Adams says football is 'too dependent' on gambling (1/25/2020)
(USA) -- Football has "far too much dependency" on sponsorship from gambling companies, according to the sports minister. Nigel Adams MP says clubs "need...
article C-Falls Announcer Fired for ‘Unfortunate and Inexcusable Comment’ (1/21/2020)
(Montana) -- For the second time in less than a year, administrators at Columbia Falls High School are responding to a racially charged incident at a girls basketball...
article Indigenous Night Offers A Moment To Heal Wounds And Celebrate Cultures (1/20/2020)
(Texas) -- The Washington Redskins. The Atlanta Braves. The Kansas City Chiefs. Chief Wahoo -- the now-retired cartoonish mascot of the Cleveland Indians. Professional...
article 'Blowing £100k on gambling left me desperate, embarrassed and suicidal' (1/19/2020)
(UK) -- A Hull councillor has spoken of the misery caused by gambling which threatened to destroy his life. In a frank interview, central ward councillor Shane McMurray...
article Spurs Celebrate Cultures, Traditions at First Indigenous Night (1/19/2020)
(Texas) -- The San Antonio Spurs beat the visiting Miami Heat 107-102 Sunday in a close 2 p.m. game at the AT&T Center. The gravity of game day, however, extended...
article Spurs' Mills aims to raise awareness of Indigenous cultures (1/19/2020)
(Texas) -- Patty Mills stood in the corner of the court, looking at the rest of his San Antonio Spurs wrapping up a recent practice. Different races, different countries...
article ESPN documentary 'Banned for Life*' examines Pete Rose lifetime ban, Black Sox scandal (1/18/2020)
(Ohio) -- As Major League Baseball confronted the Houston Astros’ sign-stealing scandal this week, which led to season-long suspensions for former manager A.J....

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