Global gaming operator PointsBet announced Wednesday that PointsBet Canada has entered into a multi-year deal to be the official and exclusive sports betting partner of Dailyfaceoff.com and The Nation Network.
Dailyfaceoff.com provides fantasy statistics and information to sports bettors in Canada. Curated hockey content from former TSN Senior Hockey Reporter Frank Seravalli anchors the site. Seravalli is also the host of the DFO Rundown podcast. It professional insights, opinion pieces, inside information, breaking news and statistical analysis, receiving 1.5 million monthly visitors who have generated 500 million page views since launching.
In addition to PointsBet's presence on Dailyfaceoff.com, the partnership will include integration into The Nation Network and their collection of affiliated sites.
We are excited to be partnering with THE premier fantasy content creators at @DailyFaceoff and @nationnetworkhq. Hopefully, @frank_seravalli doesn't mind us breaking news before him. pic.twitter.com/5EAyg0yiwf— PointsBet Canada (@PointsBetCanada) September 29, 2021
Founded in 2007 with their flagship site Oilersnation.com, the Nation Network has become a 12-website network with over a billion page views. The sites serve five million users consuming 19 million monthly pageviews.
The Nation Network's independent sites and podcasts are created by fans, aiming to bring diverse voices to sports journalism. Dailyfaceoff.com and The Nation Network site users can expect to see PointsBet odds integrations, analysis from PointsBet experts, and access to enhanced tools to inform their daily sports experience across platforms.
In an official press release, CCO for PointsBet Canada, Nic Sulsky spoke about this integration and said: "As PointsBet looks to establish a genuine connection with sports fans in Canada, there was no better place for us to start than the Daily Faceoff and the Nation Network's loyal and dedicated following. We are excited about what we can do to integrate our vision, product, and consumer-first mentality into their authentic mix of content."
Co-Founder and CEO for The Nation Network and Daily Faceoff, Jay Downton, added: "PointsBet is our ideal partner, an organization that understands the community that The Nation Network and Dailyfaceoff.com has built. We are a company built by fans for fans, and we know what our users want to have incorporated into their experience. PointsBet's expert analysis and suite of integrations will complement and enhance our content. We are excited to work and grow together."