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FanDuel Sports Betting Coming to Pa. Via Valley Forge Casino

FanDuel is increasing the pace of its sports betting expansion with the Keystone State reportedly being the next venture for the ambitious sports book operator. Sources close to the company have recently revealed that the company which already has footprints in New Jersey and West Virginia will be partnering with Valley Forge Casino for a […]

Second Casino Applies for Pa. Sports Betting License

Just over a week ago sports betting in the state of Pennsylvania finally picked up when Penn National Gaming became the first licensed casino operator in the state to apply for a sports betting license. Now, according to an official statement released by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) on Monday, a second casino operator […]

Penn National First to Apply for Pa. Sports Betting Licenses

After announcing plans for sports betting offerings in West Virginia and Mississippi, Penn National Gaming has made yet another bold move by applying for a sports betting license in the state of Pennsylvania. This became official last Friday when the Berks County-based casino operator submitted a petition to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, the state […]

GAN, Parx Casino Partner for Sports Betting

Pennsylvania’s Parx Casino and online gaming software developer and provider, GAN have recently announced that they have inked a multi-year deal to offer sports betting both at the land-based casinos and online. Officials from both companies issued the statement of the partnership jointly say that they have “executed a material contract to offer sports betting […]

Pennsylvania Sports Betting Hawk-Dove Game Continues

None of Pennsylvania’s properties that are eligible for sports betting licenses have forwarded their applications to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB), the state regulator. Just like many other holdouts, the reason is a financial dispute between the stakeholders. The rollout of the Keystone State’s sports betting industry remains almost stagnant despite the fact that […]

Online Gambling Operator GAN Readies for US Sports Betting

Renowned internet gambling company GAN has raised £7.5 million to support its ambitions to venture into the United States sports betting industry. The company confirmed the new development in a recent press release in which they also mentioned the issuance of 15 million new capital shares. In addition to this, the press release also elaborated […]

Robust Public Input Go at PGCB Sports Betting Regulations

As sports betting in Pennsylvania nears its official launch, various stakeholders including the professional sports leagues, colleges, and even individual sports teams are making the final push towards cementing their positions in the budding industry. This was made possible by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) which fielded public comments on the proposed regulations that […]

Is Sports Betting in Pennsylvania Still a Gamble?

Last week, the state of Pennsylvania officiated the process that allowed its casino license holders to apply for sports betting licenses. However, since then, no operator has made a move to this effect and, unfortunately, this is not surprising considering the logistics involved as well as what the state’s lawmakers are charging. Pennsylvania has always […]

PGCB Begins Accepting Sports Betting License Applications

Last Wednesday, the seven-member Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) unanimously agreed on some temporary regulations for sports betting – this also included a process by which the state’s casinos can apply for the certificates covering the wagers. This marked the Keystone State’s first move after the Supreme Court ruling that struck down the federal ban […]

A Review of Pennsylvania’s Sports Betting Positioning

Last week’s Supreme Court ruling is still making waves across the entire country and this should continue to happen until more states finally launch their own sports betting industries. Key among these states is Pennsylvania, which like many other states has been positioning itself to capitalize on the lifting of the federal ban on sports […]