Writing Team

CA Bets covers all things sports betting in California. We started CA Bets because we wanted to cover everything that is sports betting in California. CA Bets is here to make sure you are up to date with California betting along with casino and gaming news that happens across the state. CA Bets is lead by industry veterans that will be covering news when it breaks. We are going to be covering the legalization of sports betting every step of the way. CA Bets will be a go-to source for all things sports betting and gaming in the Golden State.


Matthew Amato

Matthew Amato is a Bay Area native who has spent his whole life around California sports. As a UC Berkeley Economics & Philosophy graduate, he helps provide both an analytical and a legal perspective on sports betting and daily fantasy.


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Jason Guilbault

Jason grew up in the Bay Area during the birth of Moneyball and had the luxury of seeing Barry Bonds and Tony Gwynn play in person. He has written in the fantasy sports world for the last five years and dove into sports betting back in 2018. You can find his work at Lineups.com, Daily Fantasy Cafe, and NY Betting News.

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Tyler Worthington

Tyler graduated from Arizona State in 2017 and has lived in Texas pretty much his whole life. Through family ties, he has been bred to support the San Diego Padres and the now LA Chargers. From a young age, he has been playing fantasy sports and now is an avid daily fantasy player. He dreams that one day either the Padres or Chargers will do something productive in the playoffs.

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Sam Shefrin

Sam Shefrin has lived in California for the past 20 years and is well acquainted with the California teams. Sam has been following the sports betting and gambling legal landscape for the past 15 years. He writes about various legislative and California news topics.



Calvin McAlee

Calvin is a sportswriter who has covered all 50 states and their stances on legal sports betting. He is a Sacramento Kings fan and has aspirations of moving to California to buy the Kings and finally make them a winning franchise.