Last week I had a commentary published on CDC Gaming Reports about the possibly already forgotten Golden Knights/Upick partnership. As usual, I tried to see the positive. Here it is:
You probably have already heard the story. It raced across Twitter in a brilliant blaze last week before sputtering into dust over the weekend.
The Vegas Golden Knights inked a sponsorship deal with UpickTrade.com, a “sports pick recommendation service.” Cue the unanimous uproar from the broader sports betting community, head scratches from industry experts, and the Golden Knights ending the agreement without comment on Saturday.