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Penn Sells Tropicana, Furloughs 26,000 People Nationwide

Penn National Gaming has undertaken several measures amid the COVID-19 outbreak, including furloughing 26,000 employees nationwide and hoping to see an uptick in poker and online gambling in Pennsylvania. Penn National Gaming Sells Tropicana Las Vegas Casino Poker in Pennsylvania will be one of the segments that will hopefully pick up after the nation-wide closer […]

PA Online Poker Expected to Pick Up in March

With the coronavirus pandemic just beginning to take shape, all land-based casino and poker revenue in March will disappear. Pennsylvania’s only winner might be Mount Airy casino which is partners with PokerStars, the only online cardroom in the state. COVID-19 Bites into February Results With February a shorter month this year, and the COVID-19 outbreak […]

Pennsylvania Casino Industry Willfully Joining The Social Distancing Call

Six brick-and-mortar casinos in Pennsylvania have closed so far, in addition to a myriad of live poker tournaments being called off around the world, in response to the coordinated effort to slow down and, if possible, halt the spread of novel coronavirus /Covid-19/. State Governor Call On Thursday, March 12, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf ordered […]

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 […]