DraftKings’ Statement Regarding Paid Contests in Texas - 5/4/2016

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DraftKings’ statement regarding paid contests in Texas (Attributable to Randy Mastro, counsel to DraftKings and Partner at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP):

“We believe that daily fantasy sports are legal in Texas. The Texas Legislature has expressly authorized games of skill, and daily fantasy sports is a game of skill. We intend to continue to operate openly and transparently in Texas, so that the millions of Texans who are fantasy sports fans can continue to enjoy the contests they love.”