New features for Yahoo Sports, powered by BetMGM in the US sports betting market, were announced yesterday.
The features include streamlining the registration and onboarding experience between the Yahoo Sports app and BetMGM and adding player prop odds to Yahoo Fantasy.
This follows the rollout of Yahoo’s immersive product offer for the 2020-21 American football season, Watch Together, and augmented reality experiences that continue to feature on Yahoo Sports and Yahoo Sports app.
Yahoo Sports players can now use their Yahoo account to register and sign in to their BetMGM account and then place bets with BetMGM without having to download the BetMGM app. The features also permit players to start seeing available player prop odds on the players tab and player card withihn the Yahoo Fantasy app and several locations on the web.
So far players in New Jersey, Indiana, West Virginia and Colorado are eligible to place bets on BetMGM with additional states to follow.