Barstool Sports founder pushes for sports betting competition in Florida

(WEAR) -- The founder of Barstool Sports is pushing for Florida residents to sign a petition to bring competition to Florida's sports betting market. The Seminole Tribe currently has exclusive rights to sports betting in Florida. The founder of Barstool Sports, Dave Portnoy, is pushing to change that. Portnoy posted a video to Twitter Thursday fighting to allow other sports betting businesses to bring their operations into the Sunshine State.

This news story originally appeared at FL sports on 14 January 2022