Stat Attack

Written by Maria Baer Category: Web Extras Issue: August 2016

Fantasy Sports: Staggering Stats

 

States where fantasy sports games for cash are banned:

  1. Arizona
  2. Iowa
  3. Louisiana
  4. Washington
  5. Montana

(Source: http://espn.go.com/chalk/story/_/id/14799449/daily-fantasy-dfs-legalization-tracker-all-50-states )

 

According to Daily Fantasy Sports website FanDuel:

  1. Average contest entry fee: $6.31
  2. Average payout per entry: $22.43

Fantasy Sports, especially daily competitions, have been booming exponentially since their start:

(Source: https://rotogrinders.com/articles/fanduel-making-key-company-numbers-available-to-the-public-283577 )

 

Daily Fantasy Sports Stats for 2015:

(Source: http://www.superlobby.com/lowdown/superlobby-yearly-lowdown-2015