As of Dec. 15, Pittsburgh sports fans can wager on the Steelers, Penguins, and Pirates at Rivers Casino. As of June 2019, you can bet with Rivers Casino from the comfort of your couch or in your seat at PNC Park too. The BetRivers app is the only online sportsbook from a Western PA casino, though there are other online betting apps to choose from as well.
Welcome to the world of legalized sports betting in Pennsylvania.
Pittsburgh sportsbook options
Rivers Casino is located footsteps away from Heinz Field and PNC Park, homes of the Pittsburgh Steelers and Pittsburgh Pirates, respectively.
Rivers launched its sportsbook facility in December 2018. While you will be able to access betting apps of the other properties, Rivers Sportsbook is the only retail book located in Pittsburgh. There is another retail option for those in the area though. The Meadows Casino started offering sports betting in the fall of 2019.
Online sports betting in Pittsburgh
If online betting is more your speed, you can access betting on your phone anywhere in the state, Pittsburgh or otherwise.
Setting up an account is relatively straightforward and can be done in a matter of minutes. Be prepared to supply some basic personal information, including the last four digits of your Social Security number. Then, if you are at least 21 and located within the state, you are good to go.
We recommend betting with these online sportsbooks: