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Everything you need to know about betting on sports in Pennsylvania.

Pennsylvania is a commonwealth that is one of the country’s original 13 founding states.

Philadelphia and Pittsburgh are the most populous cities in the state, which is the 33rd largest state by area and the fifth most populous.

Is sports betting legal in Pennsylvania?

Yes, both online sports betting and in-person betting are legal in Pennsylvania, including apps from mobile sportsbooks that allow you to bet from anywhere within the state limits.

When did sports betting become legal in Pennsylvania?

Sports betting was legalized in Pennsylvania in 2017.

The first in-person sports betting wager happened in November 2018 and the first online sports wager was accepted In May 2019.

Where is sports betting legal in Pennsylvania?

Since the November 2018 launch, sports betting has been available via sportsbooks.

In May 2019, sports betting became online via apps on smartphones, tablets and computers. Offshore and non-registered sports betting and online sportsbooks are illegal in Pennsylvania.

How old do you have to be to bet on sports in Pennsylvania?

As long as you are 21 years of age or older, you can bet at any registered and certified sportsbook within the state of Pennsylvania.

Where can I find the best online sports betting odds in Pennsylvania?

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Is sports betting legal in Pennsylvania?

Sports betting is not legal in Pennsylvania and no legislation has been proposed.

Teams in Pennsylvania

  • Philadelphia 76ers
  • Pittsburgh Steelers
  • Philadelphia Eagles
  • Philadelphia Phillies
  • Pittsburgh Pirates
  • Pittsburgh Penguins
  • Penn State Nittany Lions
  • Pittsburgh Panthers