Daily Fantasy Sports has a fundamentally different relationship to chance than do season-long fantasy sports leagues. Daily Fantasy Sports operates on a per-game basis. Therefore, on any given day an injury, a snowstorm, or a ball bouncing strangely could affect a Daily Fantasy Sports result. In this regard, placing a wager with a Daily Fantasy Sports operator is very similar to placing a bet with a bookmaker.
This legislation represents the largest expansion of gambling in Wisconsin’s history as it would allow virtually unlimited, legal gambling into our homes here in Wisconsin via every computer, internet capable device and smart phone.