The Action Network

The National Hockey League has secured a multiplatform content partnership with sports betting media company The Action Network for the remainder of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs.

NBABet initiative to be led by weekly studio show on NBA TV

In this week's episode, podcast co-hosts Eric Fisher and Chris Russo interview Patrick Keane, chief executive of the Action Network, which just completed a major deal in which it will be acquired by Danish sports betting media group Better Collective. Eric and Chris also discuss Verizon’s deal to sell its digital media assets to Apollo Global Management, Genius Sports’ furious run of dealmaking that includes a $200m agreement to acquire data tracking and visualization company Second Spectrum, new Covid-19 protocols in New York state that allow normal seating at outdoor stadiums for vaccinated fans, and recent turmoil surrounding the National Hockey League’s New York Rangers.

Danish firm looks to expand presence in emerging US sports betting market

The PGA Tour and US sports betting content platform The Action Network have joined forces to launch golf-focused betting content platform GolfBet.

Sports data firm Sportradar has announced a multi-year agreement with US sports betting content platform The Action Network to become its official sports data and content provider

The rebooted XFL has named The Action Network as its latest sports betting partner