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Recent Activity: All reviews updated as of Oct 28, 2014.

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Recent Activity: SmartLiveGaming SBR initiates rating coverage at D+, Bet2Be SBR initiates rating coverage at D, Sportsbettingonline downgraded from C- to D+, BetFred upgraded from B- to B, Nitrogen Sports SBR initiates rating coverage at B, SBR initiates rating coverage at C+, SBR initiates rating coverage at D+.


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Top Sportsbook poll details

Voting for top sportsbooks begins tomorrow

1 hour ago

Sportsbook Review has announced a new top sportsbooks posters' poll for November 2014. SBR members are invited to cast their vote for the best betting sites. Players are asked to give their top three sportsbooks with their favorite book listed first. Votes will be accepted through November 30, and results posted December 1. | Top Sportsbook Poll details

Halloween Poker freeroll

SBR Poker Freeroll: 25,000 Points for Halloween

15 hours ago

Sportsbook Review is hosting a 25,000 poker freeroll in honor of Halloween 2014. The game takes place at the SBR Poker room and pays the top 25. First place pockets 5,000 points. SBR video host Silvia explains the nuts and bolts of the tournament, which is open to all comes, with the only requirement being a valid SBR forum account. | How to play

SmartLiveGaming report

SmartLiveGaming voids in-play wager for no apparent reason

22 hours ago

A SmartLiveGaming (SBR rating D+) player has submitted a wagering complaint. The player made an in-play wager on an international soccer match between Maribor and Radomolje on the under 1.5, which was trading at 2.60. The wager was settled correctly as a win, but later voided on account of "rapid fluctuation" on the betting odds. | SmartLiveGaming dispute

BetUS sportsbook bonus complaint

BetUS Sportsbook player #2 burned by small print


A BetUS Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player reported receiving a physical mailer inviting him to try a $50 free bet. The letter, which the player offered to fax to SBR, made no mention of a max payout. The player took the $50 free bet and increased his balance to $702 in winnings before asking for a withdrawal. At this point, he realized that the promo had a max redemption of $250. | BetUS complaint

Pinnacle Sportsbook wagering stats recap in MLB WS


Sportsbook Review reported earlier tonight that 78% of moneyline (to win outright) wagers at Pinnacle Sportsbook were placed on home favorite Kansas City Royals in Game 7 of the 2014 MLB World Series. The closing line at 5Dimes Sportsbook (SBR rating A+) had the Royals as -138 favorites ($138 wager wins $100), but underdog San Francisco Giants won the game 3-2. Also cashing was the under 7 priced at -115; there was a 10 cent move on the under at 5Dimes in the hour before the opening pitch. Finally, the Giants' run-line cashed at +1.5 -160 ($160 wins $100). Sportsbook Review will deliver more betting reports for the recently started NBA regular season, as well as American Football updates.

World Series Game 7 Betting Report


The Kansas City Royals are home favorites in game 7 of the World Series. SBR Odds shows the current line at Kansas City -136 (best line available at 5Dimes and Pinnacle Sports, a $136 wager wins $100). A majority of sports bettors are backing the home favorite Royals at Pinnacle; the sportsbook has received 78% of wagers on the Royals moneyline, according to an account manager. As for the total, which has remained at 7 runs since opening, bettors are in agreement with 56% of total wagers on the over. | Betting report

BetButler Sportsbook

BetButler Sportsbook down for the count?


BetButler (SBR rating C+) is still off-line. SBR reported two weeks ago that the UK Gambling Commission revoked BetButler's license in September after a public notice appeared that the site was being sold. The disclaimer indicated that the acquisition included the user database, balances, and pending withdrawals. | BetButler statement

Sportsbettingonline report

SportsbettingOnline management investigating payout complaints


A SportsbettingOnline (SBR rating D+) manager is reviewing the recent player complaints reported by SBR. The first complaint, originally posted September 17, indicated a player was owed $8,200 and that the balance was in limbo. The player deposited with SportsbettingOnline by bitcoin and ran up the large balance earlier in the summer. | SportsbettingOnline report

Sportsbook Bonuses Directory updated


Three changes were recorded on the Sportsbook Bonuses directory at SBR. Betting sites in good standing are listed on the page, which includes free play, cash, and match bet bonus offers.

Bovada first sportsbook to release NBA Game Props


Bovada Sportsbook (SBR rating A) is the first betting site to release NBA Game Props for the new basketball season. Sportsbook Review is compiling every game prop wager in the NBA Prop Bet Directory. Players can use the page to determine which sportsbook has the highest return associated with NBA proposition wagers. Players can use the page to determine which sportsbook has the highest return associated with NBA proposition wagers. For example, one sportsbook might offer scoring prop markets such as team to score first at -110 while another deals -108, a small difference which is quite significant over the long haul.

Those looking to tie their funds up for longer than one game and extract value in a team performance bet should review the NBA Betting Futures page, which features real-time updating grids showing the current market price on every NBA team at industry sportsbooks. These wagers include the NBA Championship winner, conference and division bets, regular season win markets and more.

Players looking to build their bankroll and handicap NBA are invited to join the free $5000 NBA Betting Contest at SBR which runs for the entirety of the regular season.

More Sportsbook News

Sportsbook rating changes

New Ratings Upgrades Downgrades

10/30/2014 04:34 PM CST
SmartLiveGaming SBR initiates rating coverage at D+
10/14/2014 07:28 PM CST
Bet2Be SBR initiates rating coverage at D
10/11/2014 09:40 AM CST
Sportsbettingonline downgraded from C- to D+
10/10/2014 09:41 AM CST
BetFred upgraded from B- to B
09/24/2014 08:20 AM CST
Nitrogen Sports SBR initiates rating coverage at B
09/16/2014 08:41 PM CST SBR initiates rating coverage at C+
09/14/2014 12:11 PM CST SBR initiates rating coverage at D+
09/09/2014 06:46 PM CST
InstantActionSports downgraded from C to D+

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