Day by day fantasy sports activities operator PrizePicks has entered right into a strategic partnership with Atlanta-based esports group Ghost Gaming. The partnership will intention to “set up a dominant hub of fantasy sports activities and esports within the southeast.” PrizePicks beforehand signed comparable offers with the Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins MLB franchises this summer time.
Ghost Gaming was acquired by an Atlanta-based investor group final month that noticed the group relocate its headquarters to Georgia. The investor group consists of Todd Harris, former COO of SMITE developer Hello-Rez Studios and CEO of Skillshot Media. PrizePicks’ first foray into esports was a partnership with the SMITE Professional League, through which Ghost Gaming additionally fields a crew.