Exclusive: Rob Gronkowski to make live appearance at FanDuel Casino

May 14, 2024
Leer en Español

Former NFL tight end will be interacting with players in a live dealer roulette experience.

In an announcement sent exclusively to Gaming America and Gambling Insider, FanDuel has shared that Rob Gronkowski, or Gronk as many refer to the future Hall of Famer, will be at the FanDuel Casino Live Dealer Roulette Table on May 16 from 6 - 7pm EST. 

Gronkowski is the first-ever celebrity to engage with players in a live dealer studio. 

New Jersey players can join the table and play virtually, getting the chance to speak with Gronkowski through questions in the chat box while watching him interact with the dealer and comment on the game in real-time. 

Gronkowski is a four-time Super Bowl champion with the New England Patriots and Tampa Bay Buccaneers and is a member of the NFL’s 100th Anniversary All-Time Team. Gronkowski will be eligible for the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2027, with most believing he is guaranteed to be elected on the first ballot. 

Known also for his eccentric personality and crazy spikes, including throwing down a shot glass at the Tom Brady Roast most recently, Gronkowski should entertain the audience in a myriad of ways even over the course of 60 minutes. 

The event represents continued growth for FanDuel sportsbook as the company recently rose to become the number one sportsbook and US iGaming operator in gross gaming revenue.


Product Spotlight

Bragg Gaming Group

Bragg Gaming Group is a global content-driven iGaming technology provider, serving online and land-based gaming operators with its proprietary and exclusive content and cutting-edge technology.

John Connelly - Interblock preparing to launch online by the end of year

John Connelly, the Global CEO of Interblock, joins the Huddle to talk about:
- The company's conversion to the online space
- The performance of ETGs
- Interblock's new philanthropic efforts
- The trend of companies going private
- And more!

Michael Hershman - Dispelling casino 'myths:' New York needs to lose fear of the unknown

Michael Hershman, CEO of the Soloviev Group, joins Tim Poole on the Huddle to put forward his case that the Freedom Plaza is the way to go for one of New York's casino licences. He fields a variety of questions - not shying away from any of them - on why 'myths' about casinos and a fear of the unknown should be dispelled, as well as acknowledging the strength of rival bids and discussing opposition to the project.

As the Tribal gaming sector congregates once more in the Golden State, is it too cliché of me to suggest we are heading for a golden era of Tribal gaming? With the industry set to meet at the Indian Gaming Association t...

From The Top: Will youth be served by Sports Betting?
Two recent interviews in our Huddle podcast revealed to Las Vegas correspondent Brian Joseph just how young sports betting entrepreneurs are becoming.
The Global Gaming Awards: Rewarding Excellence
The 10th edition of the Global Gaming Awards took place in Las Vegas last year. Gaming America looks back... and ahead to this year's.
Preview: Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention
Gaming America looks ahead to the 2024 Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention and what attendees can expect when they arrive at the Anaheim Convention Centre.
888 and the US Market: A cautionary tale
Gaming America explores the risk of resting on your laurels and the challenge of remaining relevant in a rapidly expanding market.