What Do The Penn National Deals Mean For Sports Betting In Your State?

Penn National Gaming might not be a household name, but it is well on its way to becoming a dominant force in the sports betting industry. At a glance, its series of new partnerships announced last week appears likely to shift the long-term balance of power in the young US sports betting market. We’re putting the […]

DraftKings, Penn National Finally Answer The Biggest Question In PA Sports Betting

Who loves ya, DK? Even Kojak would have struggled to sleuth out how and when DraftKings Sportsbook would enter the PA sports betting market. Rumors spanning months ranged from imminent potential partnerships to DraftKings passing on Pennsylvania entirely. Penn National definitively ended speculation last week by announcing a 10-year deal with DraftKings Sportsbook among four […]

The Week In Sports Betting: A New Deal For FanDuel; Two More For DraftKings

It’s a brand new week, ladies and gents, and the first one with a meaningful football game since February — unless you include the short-lived Alliance of American Football. But who counts that? The imminent return of peak sports season is happy news for bookmakers, and there are more of them working legally in the US […]

FanDuel Sportsbook App Goes Live Today In Pennsylvania; Will It Dominate PA Like NJ?

The early leader in the New Jersey online sports betting market is coming to Pennsylvania. Here comes FanDuel Sportsbook PA FanDuel Sportsbook went live for testing after 7:30 p.m. on Monday, before going fully live later in the week. Here is a statement from FanDuel: In partnership with Boyd Gaming and Valley Forge Casino Resort, FanDuel […]

Caesars Announces New Sponsorship Deals With Philadelphia 76ers, New Jersey Devils

The not-so-novel concept of sports teams partnering with gambling companies is catching on like gangbusters in the US. According to a tweet from ESPN reporter David Purdum, casino giant Caesars Entertainment has partnered with two franchises in the east — the Philadelphia 76ers (NBA) and the New Jersey Devils (NHL). Caesars Entertainment announces a partnership with Philadelphia […]

Pennsylvania Daily Fantasy Sports Revenue Steps Up In August

Daily fantasy sports operators in Pennsylvania stopped a three-month revenue slide in August but returns paled in comparison to legal sports betting. DraftKings also generated more revenue than FanDuel for a third consecutive month in August, according to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB). DraftKings and FanDuel again far outpaced competitors in the fourth overall month of […]