Pennsylvania

4th August 2020

PA Lottery generates $1.14bn for seniors in 2019-20

The Pennsylvania Lottery generated profits of $1.14bn for programs that benefit the state’s senior citizens in its 2019-20 fiscal year, the ninth consecutive year in…

30th July 2020

Lockdown reveals poker’s qualities—can the trend be sustained?

Online poker has enjoyed something of a revival during lockdown but how are operators responding to the increased levels of interest, and can they sustain…

17th July 2020

Pennsylvania boosted by casinos reopening in June

Pennsylvania saw gambling revenue more than double month-on-month as casinos reopened during June. According to figures released by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB), the…

15th July 2020

DraftKings launches standalone casino app in Pennsylvania

DraftKings has announced that Pennsylvania will be the second state to gain access to its new standalone online casino app, after launching last month for…

9th July 2020

Pennsylvania to hold new slot license auction

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) will hold an action on 2 September for a Category 4 Slot Machine License. A category 4 licence would…

30th June 2020

SG and Caesars extend sports betting and igaming partnership

Scientific Games and Caesars Entertainment have extended their existing digital sports betting partnership, following the launch of mobile sports wagering and online casino gambling in…

29th June 2020

Golden Nugget online gaming to go public on Nasdaq

Golden Nugget Online Gaming will go public on the Nasdaq exchange following a special-purpose reverse merger with blank check company Landcadia Holdings II. Golden Nugget Online…

25th June 2020

State of the Union: NJ, CA, IL and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers the reopening plans for New Jersey casinos, the withdrawal of a bill to…

24th June 2020

FanDuel launches standalone casino app in Pennsylvania

Flutter Entertainment-owned FanDuel Group has launched a branded, standalone casino app for Pennsylvania players, while its licensing partner in the state, Boyd Gaming’s Valley Forge…

24th June 2020

Spin Games receives Pennsylvania supplier licence

Gaming software developer Spin Games has received an interactive gaming manufacturer license from the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB), allowing it to launch igaming content…

18th June 2020

State of the Union: CA, LA, NJ and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes the latest updates on bills to put sports betting to voters in both…

10th June 2020

First Pennsylvania casinos reopen after Covid-19 shutdown

Rivers Casino and the Meadows Racetrack and Casino in Pennsylvania have both reopened after a period of temporary closure enforced by the novel coronavirus (Covid-19)…

4th June 2020

Covid-19 and igaming in Pennsylvania: Implications for tribal gaming

Paul Girvan tracks the progress of online gaming in Pennsylvania, to stress test claims that igaming erodes land-based casino revenue. Pennsylvania is one of three…

28th May 2020

GAN signs PA platform deal with Cordish Companies

Gambling software provider GAN has agreed a deal to support Cordish Gaming Group, the global gaming division of Cordish Companies, with the launch of its…