Disney CEO: ESPN won’t enter the sports betting arena

Bob Iger dismisses suggestions that ESPN could follow the Sky Bet route and launch a B2C betting product

Disney chairman and CEO Bob Iger has dismissed suggestions that ESPN will enter the sports betting fray as an operator. During the company’s quarterly earnings call Iger told analysts: “I don't see The Walt Disney Company, certainly in the near term, getting involved in the business of gambling, in effect, by facilitating gambling in any…

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