The Gaming News Canada Fiver: Friday, September 22, 2023

September 21, 2023 4:17 PM
  • Steve McAllister—Gaming News Canada
September 21, 2023 4:17 PM

1. The NBA, Canadian Football League and MLS are showing their support for the Quebec Online Gaming Coalition’s efforts in creating a new regulatory framework for gambling in the province.

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2. Fans of the second annual PointsBet Invitational March Madness-style curling event, which takes place next week in Oakville, ON just west of Toronto, will be able to enter a $1 million Sweep 16 Bracket Challenge. The online bracket was created by Spotlight Sports in collaboration with PointsBet Canada and Curling Canada.

3. The British Columbia Lottery Corporation’s latest advertising campaign for its PlayNow online gaming products is somewhat on the cheeky side.

4. A former cybersecurity website in New Brunswick is now being used to promote online casinos in Canada.

5.  GeoComply executive John Pappas appeared on the latest episode of the Gaming News Canada Show podcast to discuss the Canadian company’s sports betting performance report for the opening week of the NFL regular season. Paul Burns, the president and CEO of the Canadian Gaming Association, also spoke about the association’s recent information session with its members.