Penn National Gaming

1st July 2020

Penn National signs NFL data deal with Sportradar

Penn National Gaming has finalised a partnership with sports data and content provider Sportradar, to use its official National Football League (NFL) data on its…

11th May 2020

Indiana sportsbook handle falls further in April

Indiana sportsbook revenue and handle continued to decline due to novel coronavirus (Covid-19), with sportsbooks in the state reporting revenue of $1.6m for April, down…

7th May 2020

Impairment charges hit Penn National bottom line in Q1

Penn National Gaming (PNG) has posted a loss of $608.6m for the first quarter of 2020, primarily due to impairment charges and the shutdown of…

23rd April 2020

Boom Sports to roll out sports betting via PNG deal

New York-based free-to-play and fantasy sports developer and technology provider Boom Sports its to move into B2C sports betting after striking a market access agreement…

9th April 2020

Indiana sportsbook revenue halved by Covid-19 in March

The suspension of sporting action and the closure of the state’s casinos from mid-March has slashed Indiana’s sports betting revenue for the month.  With all…

6th April 2020

Roar and WH receive CO licences in latest round

The Colorado Gaming Control Commission has issued master sports betting licenses to seven venues, including two operated by Century Casinos, as well as online betting…

2nd April 2020

State of the Union: Coronavirus, NV, Apple, RI, DE and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, once again covers the impact of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic on the US…

30th March 2020

PNG sells Tropicana Las Vegas property, furloughs 26,000

Penn National Gaming (PNG) has taken measures to mitigate the effect of the novel coronavirus disease (Covid-19) on its business, selling and leasing back its…

25th March 2020

GAN reiterates 2020 forecast despite Covid-19

Gambling software supplier GAN has reiterated its confidence in its 2020 forecast, which projected revenue of $37m-$39m, even as the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) affects its…

16th March 2020

Covid-19 leads to casino closures across US

Casinos have closed, both voluntarily and by law, across the US in response to the ongoing outbreak of the novel Coronavirus disease (Covid-19). The Indiana…

12th March 2020

Legal sports betting begins in Michigan 

The first legal wagers have been placed in Michigan, after Penn National Gaming’s Greektown Casino and the MGM Grand Detroit opened their retail sportsbooks yesterday…

11th March 2020

Detroit casinos given green light for first legal MI bets

The Michigan Gaming Control Board (MCGB) have granted approval to Detroit’s three commercial casinos to accept Michigan’s first sports bets from 1PM Eastern Daylight Time…

9th March 2020

BetRivers to take first Illinois bets in time for March Madness

The BetRivers sportsbook at Rivers Casino Des Plaines will take the first legal sports wagers in Illinois today (9 March) after receiving approval from the…

21st February 2020

Penn National completes acquisition of Barstool stake

Penn National Gaming (PNG) has finalised its acquisition of a 36% stake in digital sports media company Barstool Sports for a total consideration of approximately…