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PlaySugarHouse Adds Casino Games In PA, Becomes Third Online Casino

PlaySugarHouse Adds Casino Games In PA, Becomes Third Online Casino

PlaySugarHouse added casino games to their Pennsylvania platform on Wednesday, becoming the third casino in the state to soft-launch games this week. Parx Casino and Hollywood Casino were the first PA online casinos to undergo live testing earlier this week. As is the case with Parx and Hollywood Casino, the online casino from SugarHouse Casino…

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6 Things You Need To Know About Online Poker In Pennsylvania

6 Things You Need To Know About Online Poker In Pennsylvania

This summer (July 15, in fact) will see the launch of Pennsylvania casinos’ online gambling platforms according to a recent announcement by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB). This will include online versions of traditional casino games, including a welcome return of online poker, once so popular throughout the country. First, a little backstory: In the late 1990s, online poker…

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July 15 Picked As Launch Date For PA Online Casino Gaming

July 15 Picked As Launch Date For PA Online Casino Gaming

After a long wait, gamblers in Pennsylvania finally know when online gaming will arrive: July 15, 2019. During a meeting on April 15, Executive Director Kevin O’Toole of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) announced that the board needed 90 more days to finalize regulations and procedures and then they would allow casinos to launch their online gambling operations.…

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A Quick Look At The Sports Betting And Online Casino Picture In PA As 2018 Ends

A Quick Look At The Sports Betting And Online Casino Picture In PA As 2018 Ends

As 2018 comes to a close, lets take a broad overview of the changes to the casino gaming picture in Pennsylvania, where we are at right now, and what we can expect in the new year. Sports Betting The recent changes in both the PA and US legal landscape cleared the way for sports betting…

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PA iLottery “Holiday Countdown” Promo Giving Away $100,000 Through Year’s End

PA iLottery “Holiday Countdown” Promo Giving Away $100,000 Through Year’s End

The Pennsylvania Online Lottery is handing out holiday presents a little early this year. Over the span of five weeks ending on 12/31/2018, the PAiLottery will be giving away $100,000 to 505 lucky players. All of Pennsylvania’s online players are eligible to win, but there are some basic deposit and play-through requirements and also some…

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Golden Nugget Follows MGM Into Pennsylvania’s Online Gaming Market

Golden Nugget Follows MGM Into Pennsylvania’s Online Gaming Market

Recently, MGM Resorts became the first casino operator from outside the state to apply for a casino gaming license in Pennsylvania. Now we can add Golden Nugget to this list. At the meeting on Wednesday, Golden Nugget submitted its application to be considered a Qualified Gaming Entity (QGE) to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB). Being approved as a QGE is the first step to being…

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What Is A Qualified Gaming Entity And Why Are They Allowed To Apply For A PA Online Gambling License?

What Is A Qualified Gaming Entity And Why Are They Allowed To Apply For A PA Online Gambling License?

This week, SugarHouse and Penn National Gaming became the 4th and 5th PA casinos to be approved for online gambling. But despite the announcement, one of the more interesting pieces of news to come out of this week’s Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board meeting was that seven of PA’s online gambling licenses would officially be opened…

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SugarHouse And Penn National Get Online Gambling Licenses

SugarHouse And Penn National Get Online Gambling Licenses

In today’s scheduled meeting by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board it was revealed by both Penn National Gaming and SugarHouse had been approved for their online gambling licenses. The approval means that both casinos have been green-lighted to offer online poker and an online casino consisting of table games and slots. …and then there were…

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