Barstool Sportsbook Opens in Pennsylvania

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A new Barstool Sportsbook is opening at the Hollywood Casino at The Meadows today, marking the fourth sportsbook from the brand in the state of Pennsylvania.

The new sportsbook cost $7 million to build and includes an array of slot machines, table games, a restaurant, bar, and 45 large TVs to watch sporting events from. Marking the space is a 48-foot wide video wall with a featured event on it at certain times. There will also be betting kiosks to allow for the placing of bets.

Barstool personalities, as well as community leaders, will be at the sportsbook's grand opening on June 9th.

Barstool is an American sports brand that is known for providing a number of podcasts full of witty takes on sports and popular culture. It has partnered with Penn National Gaming to offer its brand to casinos throughout the United States. It has been featured in a number retail casinos for sportsbetting as well as with mobile products for players on the go.

Commenting on the launch Penn National Gaming Senior VP of Regional Operations Erin Chamberlin said, "When we announced Barstool in Jan. 2020 as a key partner it gave us the opportunity to think about how we would design a sportsbook now that we have one of the preeminent sports brands. This is a very different sportsbook from anything in the Commonwealth that I've seen."

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Dustin has a long-standing passion for gambling. He has been writing professionally on the subject and breaking industry news for Casino Listings since 2011. His favorite casino games include Blackjack, Poker, and Hi/Lo. A proud native of Detroit, Dustin currently lives in Michigan.