Penn National Gaming has entered into a deal with sports data and content provider Sportradar to use official National Football League (NFL) data on its sports betting platforms.
As per the deal, Penn can offer a wide array of live, in-game wagering options on NFL games at its retail sports betting locations and on its Barstool Sportsbook app, which is expected to launch in the third quarter of 2020.
“We are thrilled to be partnering with Sportradar for NFL data in advance of the upcoming football season. Delivering official NFL data to our growing, loyal audience, including over 66 million Barstool fans and our 20 million casino customers, will provide tremendous wagering opportunities where we operate sports books across the country,” Jon Kaplowitz, Senior VP of Penn National’s interactive gaming division, said.
The partnership will allow Penn National to use the official NFL play-by-play data feed for live in-game wagers on the Company’s sports betting platforms.
“Penn National is at the forefront of sports betting in the US, and we are delighted to extend our partnership to include official NFL data. We look forward to working together and providing a unique betting experience for their loyal customers during the upcoming NFL season and beyond,” Neale Deeley, VP of US Sales and Gaming, Sportradar, said.