The National Basketball Association (NBA) has set out a series of proposals for the implementation of legal sports betting across the United States.

At a New York Senate Committee hearing yesterday (January 24th), NBA senior vice president and assistant general counsel for league governance and policy Dan Spillane said it was time that the ongoing prohibition of sports betting in the US was overturned and regulations brought in.

Spillane said a different approach was needed to allow fans to safely and legally wager on sporting events while protecting the integrity of competitions.

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