Michael Jordan Joins DraftKings as Board Adviser, Receives Equity Stake in Online Sports Gambling Company (

Legendary NBA player Michael Jordan was named a special adviser to DraftKings, an online sports wagering and entertainment company. Under the appointment, Jordan — currently owner of the Charlotte Hornets — will receive an undisclosed equity stake in DraftKings.

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