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The Pistons have an official online betting partner!

Rush Street Interactive, Inc., has announced that its flagship brand,, is the official betting partner of the Detroit Pistons. They’ve signed a multi-year partnership with the team.

Rush Street Interactive is launching its mobile and online sports betting offerings in the state of Michigan Friday (Jan. 22) at noon, when online sports betting officially becomes legal in Michigan.

“The partnership includes a unique and exciting free to play game, Fan Pick’em – presented by BetRivers, where Pistons fans can go directly to the Pistons app to play games and win fabulous prizes,” states a press release from Rush Street Interactive.

With going live in Michigan on Friday, sports betting enthusiasts in the state will have access to millions of RSI’s betting options on thousands of sports events a year (including Friday and Saturday nights Piston games against the Rockets and 76ers, respectively).

When everything goes live at noon, Michiganders over the age of 21 will be able to sign-up, deposit money from their mobile devices and computers and start betting. Players will also fine online casino games and more.

“Michiganders love their home state NBA team and the Detroit Pistons have a rich history, winning the NBA Championship three times,” said Richard Schwartz, president of RSI. “This partnership combines two organizations that share an unwavering commitment to excellence in providing sports fans with unparalleled experiences, and is proud to be an official sportsbook partner of this well-respected franchise.”

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