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Does PokerStars’ NBA Alliance Provide Inroad For Firm In California?

Brian Pempus December 14, 2018
Filed under: POKER STARS, SPORTS BETTING, NBA

California is home to four NBA franchises, more than any other state. So does The Stars Group forging a partnership with the NBA for sports betting signal a new era for the firm in hopes of finally gaining entry to the Golden State gambling market?

It likely bolsters the online gaming giant’s public support in the Golden State vis-à-vis lobbying, but it’s unclear if it will ultimately have an impact on California’s sports betting efforts. The politics surrounding gaming in the state are complicated and much larger than PokerStars, even though in the past it has appeared as if PokerStars’ presence might have been holding California back from online poker.

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