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Barstool Sports, Dave Portnoy affiliation slows first sports betting license review

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

The gaming commission pumped the brakes on sports betting just as the body tasked with regulating the state's newest industry began review of the first application for a license.
You can blame it on Barstool Sports.
“We're at a crossroads right now because of the information that is presented to us,” Gaming Commission Chair Kathy Judd-Stein said.
The commission met Tuesday to consider the first casino-based sports betting license application of three they received last month.
That license application review, of a proposal by Plainridge Park Casino to begin taking bets on professional and...
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