Harrah’s made its intentions to enter the sports betting industry in Pennsylvania known in September 2018, committing $10 million for the right to offer books at its land-based venue in Chester and online.

Although no exact timeline has been specified, we expect Harrah’s Philadelphia Casino & Racetrack will open its physical sports betting facility, both of which will be powered by Scientific Games, in relatively short order, likely before the 2018-19 season Super Bowl champion is crowned.