FuboTV’s Fubo Gaming Accesses Pennsylvania Fubo Sportsbook Market Via The Cordish Companies
Fubo Gaming (a subsidiary of fuboTV) and The Cordish Companies today announced that they have entered into a market access agreement for the upcoming Fubo Sportsbook mobile in Pennsylvania. Fubo Gaming’s agreement with The Cordish Companies, owner and operator of Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia and Live! Casino Pittsburgh, provides statewide mobile access for sports betting and iGaming. The launch of Fubo Sportsbook in Pennsylvania is subject to obtaining the required regulatory approvals.
Through Fubo Sportsbook, fuboTV intends to integrate games into its extensive live sports offering for a seamless user experience that allows consumers to bet while they watch. fuboTV currently offers a premier sports offering in Pennsylvania through its distribution agreements with regional sports networks NBC Sports Philadelphia (Philadelphia 76ers, Philadelphia Flyers, Philadelphia Phillies) and AT&T SportsNet Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh Penguins, Pittsburgh Pirates), in addition to coverage of local and national networks. .
Today’s deal in Pennsylvania will bring Fubo Sportsbook to a minimum of four states following previously announced market access agreements in New Jersey and Indiana (via Caesars Entertainment, Inc.) and Iowa ( via Casino Queen). Fubo Sportsbook is expected to begin state-by-state deployment in Q4 2021, subject to obtaining the required regulatory approvals in each jurisdiction.
“Entering Pennsylvania, one of the largest manufacturers of sports betting and iGaming in the United States, is a significant achievement for our upcoming Fubo Sportsbook which in this market may also include mobile casino games,” says Scott Butera, President, Fubo Gaming. “We are also delighted to partner with Cordish, who has been a leader in games and sports entertainment for decades. “
“Our agreement with The Cordish Companies will bring Fubo Sportsbook to consumers in Pennsylvania, extending the reach of our sports betting to at least four states,” said David Gandler, co-founder and CEO, fuboTV. “With our bookmaker, we look forward to delivering a complete sports entertainment experience that combines live streaming and betting. We plan to launch Fubo Sportsbook in the fourth quarter of this year pending regulatory approvals. “
“Partnering with Fubo Gaming to offer our customers this integrated and exciting mobile sports betting option is the natural evolution of our Live! Pennsylvania Casino Brands, ”Says Rob Norton, President, Cordish Gaming Group. “Philadelphia and Pittsburgh are two iconic sports cities that deserve the best sports betting platforms, so we look forward to working with Fubo Gaming on this new venture. “