RotoRadio: Special Guest ESPN Chalk’s David Purdum
Today’s show on RotoRadio is a “State of the DFS Industry” podcast with our host, Tony Cincotta. Tony is joined by a very special guest in David Purdum (@DavidPurdum) of ESPN Chalk. The guys discuss ongoing legislation in Texas, New York, Virginia, and Nevada as it pertains to the future of Daily Fantasy Sports. Don’t miss this episode.
TODAY’S SHOW OUTLINE
00:00 Tony Cincotta opens podcast
03:10 Tony’s opinion of “Gambling”
04:38 Technical Difficulty – Listen at your own Risk
05:02 David Purdum of ESPN Chalk joins the show
06:40 Purdum on why he believes DFS is gambling
10:00 Does the DFS industry downplay the “luck” factor?
10:40 The State of Nevada and the DFS situation
14:50 Why is the DFS industry being attacked and not the “Season Long” industry?
16:00 Commonwealth of Virginia shaping Fantasy Sports regulation
19:00 The State of New York and the DFS situation
21:00 Why did FanDuel pull out of Texas?
26:20 Is legalized gambling good for sports?
RotoRadio is the DailyRoto DFS podcast and is hosted by Tony Cincotta. Cincotta, who is a part of the RotoExperts radio team that captured the 2014 FSWA award for top Fantasy Sports Radio Broadcast, will use this platform to tackle industry issues, recap the previous day’s action and set you up for success for the current day’s DFS slate.
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