Corey Sharp

Lead Writer

Corey Sharp joined Catena Media in April 2022 and covers the sports betting and gambling industry in Pennsylvania. He previously worked for the Philadelphia Inquirer and NBC Sports Philadelphia as a sports journalist and content producer. 

In Corey’s role as Lead Writer for PlayPennsylvania, he works alongside a talented team of expert journalists and analysts to bring you the most comprehensive and accurate coverage of sports betting and gambling news in Pennsylvania.

Corey graduated from Holy Family University with a bachelor’s degree in sports management. He resides in Philadelphia and is a 4-for-4 Philadelphia sports fan.

Must Read Pennsylvania Sports Betting Articles by Corey Sharp

Sports Industry News: Erin Dolan Still True to Philadelphia Area Roots While Doling Out Sports Betting Insight On ESPN
Sports Industry News: Heisman Favorites Sign Some Of The Largest NIL Deals
Sports Industry News: Penn State Football Players Cash In On Name, Image and Likeness Deals in Year One
Sports Betting Analysis: Jalen Hurts NFL Props And Betting Analysis
Philadelphia Sports News: Less Dollar Dog Nights Don’t Pass the Mustard With Phillies Fans

PA Gambling Industry Articles by Corey Sharp

Casino News: The Landing Hotel At Rivers Casino Pittsburgh Opening In September
Online Casino News: FanDuel Launches Branded Online Live Dealer Games in Pennsylvania, Improving Sportsbook Cross-Sell
Responsible Gambling: How To Sign Up For PA Gambling Self Exclusion And More Frequently Asked Questions

Statements on PA Gambling Industry

On the state of Pennsylvania gaming revenue:

“Gambling in Pennsylvania is booming right now as the state shattered revenue numbers for the fiscal year 2022, crossing $5 billion for the first time ever. Pennsylvania online casinos continue to be an important moneymaker for the state, breaking the $1 billion mark for the fiscal year 2021-22.”

On the state of sports betting in PA:

“Pennsylvania is one of the richest and most competitive sports betting states in the country with 14 online sportsbooks in operation, and several more waiting in line to launch. PA lands among the top 5 US states for highest sportsbook handle in any given month.”

On NFL betting in Pennsylvania:

“The NFL season is sportsbooks’ time to shine. PA’s record handle of $793.7 million from January 2022 will soon be a distant memory as PA sportsbooks get back to routinely breaking state records during NFL.”

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