BetMGM has announced that legalized sports betting is now live in the state of Washington at the BetMGM Sportsbook at the Emerald Queen Casino (EQC), owned by the Puyallup Tribe of Indians. EQC is the exclusive partner for the operator in the Evergreen State.
Washington sports legends Edgar Martinez, Marshawn Lynch, Lawyer Milloy, and Sidney Rice helped celebrate the sportsbook’s official opening and first bets.
BetMGM CEO Adam Greenblatt commented: “We’re thrilled to expand BetMGM’s presence in Washington, a significant market filled with some of the country’s most passionate sports fans. Together with the Puyallup Tribe of Indians and our partners at Emerald Queen Casino, we’re proud to welcome guests to the state’s premier sportsbook.”
The BetMGM Sportsbook @ EQC features a 500-square-foot video wall, more than a dozen 86″ high-definition televisions, 70 leather armchairs, six ticket windows, and 30 betting kiosks.
The Puyallup Tribal Council, the tribe’s governing body, stated: “EQC has really gone above and beyond in making BetMGM Sportsbook @ EQC the premier destination for sports betting in the Northwest.
“We’ve got the biggest video screen in the country, great seating, and an opening day that brought sports legends plus a live broadcast and a live game. We are striving to offer the best sports betting experience around at the Betting Capital of the Northwest.”
Frank Wright Jr, EQC General Manager, added: “You have to see our massive video wall to believe it. It’s just one component of the immersive experience that sets BetMGM Sportsbook @ EQC apart from every other sportsbook in the Pacific Northwest.”