Industry News of the Day for October 21, 2019

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  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 10.18.19 – Revenue For Sports Wagering In Pennsylvania Shows Significant Increase
    • Revenue generated by wagers placed at retail sportsbooks and at online sports betting sites operated by Pennsylvania casinos skyrocketed in September, jumping 143.5% over August’s figure, totaling nearly $14.9 million compared to a little over $6 million the month before.
  • Penn Bets, 10.18.19 – Penn National Very Patient On Mobile Sports Betting
    • Penn National Gaming has had the right for months to roll out mobile sports betting in Pennsylvania as five competitors have already done, but has taken its time to do so.


  • Sports Handle, 10.18.19 – Purdue Prohibits Sports Betting By Faculty, Staff, Students, Contractors
    • Purdue University on Friday became the first public university in the nation to pass a new policy prohibiting sports betting on the Boilermakers by anyone employed by or being educated at the university, including faculty, staff, students, and third-party contractors.



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