Rivers Casino Pittsburgh recently announced that its new Rivers Sportsbook has completed a two-day operational test period and received approval from the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board to officially open for business.
“We’ve had a great reaction from our guests and the community to our soft launch, and we’re very excited to begin daily operations,” said Bill Keena, Rivers Casino general manager. “Many, many people have collaborated to make Rivers Sportsbook a reality, and we thank each and every one of them.”
RiversCasino’s Sportsbook offers betting on an array of sporting events including football, basketball, baseball, hockey, soccer, college sports and more. Bets include but are not limited to straight bets, parlays, totals and in-game betting.
Initially,bets are cash only, and winning tickets can be redeemed at the Rivers Sportsbook during operating hours or at the casino’s cashiers’ cage when the sportsbook is closed.
The Rivers Casino’s sports wagering operator is Rush Street Interactive PA, LLC, and its affiliates. Rush Street Interactive owns and operates PlaySugarHouse.com, an online casino and sportsbook in New Jersey.
The Rivers Sportsbook is located next to the High Limit Tables. This new addition occupies approximately 3,000 sq-ft, designed in the style of a luxury sports lounge.Club chairs and table seating accommodate approximately 98 guests. A 14’ x 7’LED video wall anchors the viewing area, along with 15 additional flat-screen,high-definition monitors.
Rivers Sportsbook will be open daily: Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to midnight; Fridays from 10 a.m. to 2 a.m.; Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 a.m.; and Sundays from 9 a.m. to midnight. Guests must be at least 21 years old to wager.No one under 21 is permitted on Rivers Casino’s gaming floor.
For more information, visit RiversCasino.com.