Expect more football than Fortnite as sports betting comes to Washington state tribal casinos

Bigstock Photo Seattle sports fans may be able to place a legal bet on Russell Wilson’s pass completion rate during the Seahawks home opener this fall, but not from their favorite Pioneer Square barstool. Instead, they will have to travel to one of the state’s 29 tribal casinos. All forms of sports — including esports […]

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Surface stays on the sidelines: Microsoft and NFL expand tech partnership, add Teams tool to deal

NFL teams, including the Seattle Seahawks, use Microsoft Surface tablets on the sidelines to quickly review past plays during a live game. (GeekWire Photo / Kevin Lisota) Microsoft and the NFL are expanding their alliance to bring more technology to one of the world’s most popular professional sports leagues. NFL players and coaches will continue […]

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Amazon inks deal to stream New York Yankees baseball games on Prime Video

Amazon’s Seattle HQ. (GeekWire Photo / Kevin Lisota) Amazon is expanding its sports media footprint with a new deal to stream New York Yankees baseball games this season. The Seattle tech giant will stream 21 Yankees games on Prime Video later this year. The live MLB content will be free for Prime members, but only […]

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