The Stars Group Relying Less On Poker, More On Sports Betting For Growth Card Player · August 12, 2019 at 6:21 pm The Stars Group (NASDAQ: TSG) released it’s second quarter earnings report Monday, revealing a 20 percent decrease per share. This is despite the 51 percent increase in total revenue year over year. The majority of that take came from the company’s acquisition of Sky Betting & Gaming in July of 2018. The Stars Group, which is the parent company to online poker site PokerStars, has become increasingly more reliant on sport betting, with the product vertical increasing from 20 to 36 percent of overall revenue. In May, the company announced a sports betting partnership with Fox Sports to launch Fox Bet and also signed a deal with the National Basketball Association.