PA SPORTS BETTING APPS
PA Online Sports Betting Sites [August 2020]
PA Online Sports Betting is now legal and about to explode across the Keystone state. Pennsylvania currently has 4 online sportsbooks and mobile betting apps open for business.
The initial launch of PA sports betting apps did not include iOS (iphone) apps due to a change in regulations for real money gaming apps in the app store.
DraftKings is now 100% live in Pennsylvania. It will be very interesting to see the impact DraftKings Sportsbook has on the overall revenue and handle of the #1 FanDuel Sportsbook in PA.
2. FoxBet PA: This sportsbook is the true wildcard in the Pennsylvania online sports betting market. BetStars was re-branded as Fox Bet due to a massive deal between The Stars Group (ticker TSG) and Fox Sports. Are we really going to see NFL pre-game ads and combined with game previews on TV? Will Charissa Thompson essentially be a Fox Bet spokesperson each Sunday?
BetRivers was the second online sportsbook in PA for Rush Street Interactive who also operates SugarHouse Sportsbook. BetRivers can only be accessed via iPhone or iPad with the Geo-Comply app. Android app access is easy and the download link is available on PA.BetRivers.com.
As a European sportsbook power, UNIBET launched in Pennsylvania via a partnership with the Mohegan Sun Pocono.
If PA sports betting revenue numbers have lagged a bit, the launch of the FanDuel online sportsbook and iPhone betting app are sure to help. PA sports bettors can access FanDuel PA via PA.Sportsbook.FanDuel.com.
SugarHouse Sportsbook was the first online sportsbook and mobile betting app (Android) to launch in Pennsylvania. SugarHouse has since come out with a iOS work-around, but the lack of true iPhone app will hurt their growth numbers.
Parx Casino has been the revenue leader for retail casino’s in Pennsylvania for quite some time. The launch of Parx online sportsbook may hint that local success may not equate to state wide use with other brands dramatically outpacing Parx in sports betting handle.
8. BetAmerica Sportsbook PA: A retail sportsbook for BetAmerica is located at Presque Isle Downs Casino in Pennsylvania. BetAmerica has been operating an online sportsbook and mobile betting app since the Spring of 2018.
Which Online Sportsbooks Will Launch Next in PA?
As we move through 2020, the number of PA online sportsbooks and mobile betting apps have doubled in the past year. Major sports betting operators are set to enter the PA market and spend millions of dollars in advertising costs. The following sportsbooks are expected to go live before the 2020 NFL season.
1. Harrah’s Sportsbook PA: “The Book” in Chester, PA is the name of the retail sportsbook for Harrah’s Philly. The recent merger of Caesars and Eldorado Resorts may slow the launch of Harrah’s online sportsbook in Pennsylvania. Sources from Harrah’s have suggested a late August 2020 launch time for their PA online sportsbook.
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Current Pennsylvania Sportsbook Locations 2020
Hollywood Casino Sportsbook at Penn National Race Course
– Opened on November 16, 2018
– Address: 777 Hollywood Blvd. Grantville, PA 17028
– Parx Sportsbook – Opened Tuesday Jan 8, 2019
– Address: 2999 Street Rd, Bensalem, PA 19020
– Parx Online Sports Betting
SugarHouse Sportsbook PA
– Opened Thursday, December 13, 2018
– Address: 1001 N Delaware Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125
– SugarHouse Sportsbook PA
Rivers Casino Sportsbook
– Opened Thursday, December 13, 2018
– Address: 777 Casino Dr. Pittsburgh, PA 15212
– Bet Rivers Online Sportsbook
Harrah’s Sportsbook PA
– Opened Tuesday January 22, 2019
– Address: 777 Harrah’s Blvd, Chester, PA 19013
FanDuel Sportsbook PA Valley Forge
– Opened March 13, 2019
– Address: 1160 1st Ave, King of Prussia, PA 19406
– FanDuel Sportsbook PA Promo Code
PA ONLINE CASINO SITES 2020
In the past 2 years there has been a ton of attention in Pennsylvania on the launch of online sports betting. While quietly PA online casinos went live in July 2019. Currently, 6 online casinos are live in PA, along with online Poker via PokerStars PA. Expect many more operators to join the online casino action, notably Harrah’s/Caesars and DraftKings online casino.
Real Money Online Casino Sites in PA:
- DraftKings Casino PA
- Pokerstars Online Casino PA
- Hollywood Online Casino
- Unibet Casino PA
- SugarHouse Online Casino
- BetAmerica Online Casino
- FanDuel Online Casino
- Parx Online Casino
- BetRivers Online Casino
Philadelphia Online Sportsbooks
The epicenter of PA online sports betting is Philadelphia. The energetic fan-base of the Eagles, Phillies, Sixers and Flyers are the prime demographic for sports bettors in PA. Philadelphia currently has 6 sportsbooks in the city and surrounding suburbs. 4 of the 6 will be eligible to launch online sportsbooks in PA. Excluding the turf-clubs listed below, each physical sportsbook listed will launch an online sportsbook and mobile app during the summer of 2019.
Sportsbooks In or Near Philadelphia
1. Parx Sportsbook in Bensalem, PA
2. SugarHouse Sportsbook in Philly
3. Parx South Philly Turf Club
4. Harrah’s “The Book” in Chester, PA
5. FanDuel Sportsbook at Valley Forge Casino Resort
6. Parx Valley Forge Turf Club
Rivers Sportsbook dominates the Pittsburgh Sports Betting scene. Rivers has the top sports betting handle and revenue YTD in PA, but also has ZERO competition locally. Ultimately, this is all a moot point once online and mobile sports betting launches in PA. The top product and marketing practices will lead that sportsbook to the top of the PA betting market.
Pennsylvania Sports Betting FAQ
Is Sports Betting Legal in Pennsylvania?
Yes. Pennsylvania legalized sports betting in 2017. After the Supreme Court repeal of PASPA, states like PA could move ahead or activate their sports betting regulations.
Can I bet on sports via my iPhone or Android mobile phone in Pennsylvania?
Yes. Online sports betting and mobile sports betting apps will be available in May 2019. You must physically be located within the PA state border to place a bet online.
Does the high PA Sports Betting tax impact my winnings?
No, the 34% state tax and local 2% tax is on the sportsbook revenue generated by the PA Casino who owns the betting license.
What is the minimum age to bet on sports in PA?
Anyone over the age of 21 can legally bet on sports in Pennsylvania via retail sportsbook or online/mobile betting apps.