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DraftKings Coming to Pennsylvania in November

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) recently granted DraftKings a sportsbetting license, allowing the company to become the official sportsbook operator for Penn National. This is a very exciting venture, as punters across the state have been eagerly waiting to find out if DraftKings would come to Pennsylvania. Currently, the DraftKings-branded sportsbook is undergoing a […]

Pennsylvania Casinos Bring in $3.3B in 2018-19

There have been some big changes in Pennsylvania’s online gambling market this year, and they have certainly paid off. According to statistics from the Pennsylvania Gaming and Control Board (PGCB), casinos across the state generated $3.29 billion during the 2018-19 financial year. This is a 1.1% jump on last year’s gaming revenue, and it’s being […]

High Hopes as Pennsylvania Online Sports Betting Nears

The highly-anticipated Pennsylvanian online sports betting industry is finally on the verge of going live and according to market analysts, the industry is set to be accompanied by a betting surge that has the potential of making the state the country’s most lucrative sports betting market. With online casino testing set to kick off within […]

Proposed Amish Country Casino Divides Pa. Community

Pennsylvania statewide gambling expansion plans have been in the process of getting enforced in different capacities across the state. However, not many people have grasped the monumental implications of these laws and how they would affect the communities. However, the plans are slowly beginning to catch the attention of a number of stakeholders with the […]

Secure Online Gambling Coming to Pennsylvania

The past couple of years have been filled with stunning shifts in the Keystone State especially with regards to gambling which officially went live in 2006 and has since to be one of the biggest gambling economies in the United States. Over the past year, the state’s gaming market has grown immensely thanks to the […]

Non-Stop March Madness Betting at Pa.’s Rivers Casino

Legalized sports betting in the Keystone State has been on full throttle for almost four months now and it has been paying off quite decently despite the recent reports of revenue drops in February. One casino, in particular, seems to be reaping the most out of the new legalized sports betting market especially because of […]

The Impacts of Crypto on Online Gambling

For a number of states where online gambling has been legalized, the sector has always been at the forefront of innovation. With so many developments and innovations being introduced to the industry, the future looks particularly bright especially for states like Pennsylvania where the online gaming industry is set to go live in the near […]

The Pa. State Lottery Still on A Roll Despite Setbacks

The PA Lottery was one of the key pillars of the Keystone State’s gambling expansion plans and with it came the PA online lottery which was launched specifically to monitor games like Xpress Sports and Keno. Since then, the Lottery has been on a roll and this can be proven by the reports from the […]

New Pennsylvanian Bill Seeks to Curb Underage Gambling

On March 1, a new bill was introduced to the Keystone State’s legislature. HB 657, the bill in question, proposed an increase in the severity of penalties for offenses to underage gambling at the state’s land-based casino establishments. The legislation currently sits with the House Gaming Oversight Committee and no specific date for a hearing […]

Scientific Games’ Bally MultiConnect Coming to Pennsylvania

Scientific Games Corporation has recently announced a new partnership deal with Second State Gaming, LLC to install the latter’s Bally MultiConnect (BMC) software at a total of 20 truck stop locations across the Keystone State. This new gaming system is set to go live in the course of 2019 after which the installations will continue […]