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Presque Isle Downs & Casino Announces Date of Sportsbook Launch: June 1, 2019

Presque Isle Downs & Casino Announces Date of Sportsbook Launch: June 1, 2019

Presque Isle Downs & Casino made headlines last week, announcing that the casino will be bringing a legal sportsbook to the Erie, Pennsylvania region. Unfortunately, locals will have to wait a while for it to arrive – Presque Isle won’t be opening their already approved sportsbook until June 1, 2019. In an announcement, Presque Isle Downs Vice President and General…

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PA’s Mount Airy And Mohegan Sun Pocono Apply For Sports Betting Licenses

PA’s Mount Airy And Mohegan Sun Pocono Apply For Sports Betting Licenses

Last Friday, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) announced that Mount Airy Casino Resort and Mohegan Sun Pocano have applied with the state for sports betting licenses. These two PA casinos are arriving a little late to the sports betting scene in Pennsylvania. The state has already allowed five PA casinos to begin sportsbook operations…

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Parx Casino Sportsbook Set To Open Tuesday

Parx Casino Sportsbook Set To Open Tuesday

The forth PA sportsbook is set to go live next week when the Parx Casino Sportsbook begins a testing period on Tuesday. The launch of the sportsbook would mark the second to be available to bettors in and around Philadelphia. The Parx Casino, which is Pennsylvania’s largest casino, makes its home in Bensalem, located in…

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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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Hollywood Casino Sets Sportsbook Launch Date For Saturday

Hollywood Casino Sets Sportsbook Launch Date For Saturday

This Saturday, on November 17th, the first Pennsylvania sportsbook will officially start taking bets at the Hollywood Casino. Penn National Gaming revealed that at 3 PM on Thursday, that the Hollywood Casino began the first of two sports betting testing days. Update: this post has been updated to account for the launch date being moved…

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Harrah’s Philadelphia Applies For PA Sports Betting

Harrah’s Philadelphia Applies For PA Sports Betting

On Tuesday, Harrah’s Philadelphia became the third Pennsylvania casino to apply for sports betting in PA with a petition submitted to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board. In applying for a PA sports betting license, the casino joined Parx Casino and Penn National as casinos hoping to offer sports betting in the state at the cost…

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What’s The Latest With PA Sports Betting?

What’s The Latest With PA Sports Betting?

Pennsylvania regulators met in mid-September to touch base on a variety of expanded gambling efforts ongoing in the state. But while the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board met to discuss online gambling approvals and more mundane topics such as PA casino fines, one area the PGCB did not really touch on was sports betting. But despite…

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Valley Forge Casino Bringing FanDuel Sportsbook To Pennsylvania

Valley Forge Casino Bringing FanDuel Sportsbook To Pennsylvania

FanDuel allies with Boyd Valley Forge Casino has yet to file for a Pennsylvania sports betting license, but it is sure to do so, now that an alliance between FanDuel and Valley Forge Casino owner Boyd Gaming Corp (BGC) has been finalized. Earlier in the year, Irish gaming company Paddy Power Betfair (PPB) purchased a controlling…

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