Bet 49ers at Their New Home Against Broncos in Week 2
The San Francisco 49ers have a new stadium ready to roll out for Sunday night’s Week 2 preseason matchup with the Denver Broncos. Will that be enough motivation for San Fran to trample the NFL betting lines?Read More
Cold case slow-pay resolved, SBR iGaming News
In today’s SBR iGaming News video, host Natalie covers the latest sportsbook news topics including the recent development that JazzSports (SBR rating D+) has cleared a years old slow-pay and addressed the player payout complaints formerly reported by SBR. To subscribe to SBR on Twitter, follow @SBRreview.Read More
JazzSports player finally paid in full
A JazzSports (SBR rating D+) player who was owed over $100,000 for more than two years has been paid in full. A second Jazz player also owed in the six figure range is near the completion of his payment plan. SBR is reaching out to the other users who were owed thousands by Jazz to follow up on their payout statuses.Read More
Sportsbook scam alert 2012: Don't be a victim!
The beginning of a new football season brings plenty of opportunities to win cash. What it also brings is an assortment of betting sites that have no ability to pay players. Players are targeted with glossy pamphlets, coasters, cigars, even bottles of fine brandy; what a player must do is his or her homework. Not everyone sending a care package to your doorstep has the best intentions.Read More
Jazz Sports users report delays
Four Jazz Sports (SBR rating C-) payout complaints have been submitted. Each user reports that the manager of the Jazz payout department is routinely unavailable and that it has been months since a partial payment was received. The total balance of all four users is approximately $196,255.
The Jazz Sportsbook Group family, which consists of Jazz, JazzBet, LooseLines, and ABC Islands were downgraded to C- on February 3rd for the inability to process large payouts in a timely manner. Players with payment complaints from the Jazz family are asked to submit sportsbook complaint forms. | Jazz users report delays
BetIslands & ABC Islands experiencing website difficulties
UPDATE — All sites are back online.
The Jazz Sports building, which hosts a number of sportsbooks including BetIslands (SBR rating C+), ABC Islands (SBR rating C-), and Jazz Sports (SBR rating C-) is again experiencing technical difficulties. On June 14th, 2011, SBR reported that the building suffered a power outage and all sportsbooks were temporarily off-line. Today, sportsbook players are redirected to backup sites when attempting to access each sportsbook homepage.
SBR will update this report.
Jazz building, which hosts BetIslands & ABC Sportsbook, experiencing technical issues
UPDATE — The Jazz Sports Group websites are back online.
The Jazz Sports Group facility currently has a power outage, and backup power equipment has also not been functioning properly. SBR spoke with BetIslands (SBR rating C) management, who asked SBR to pass on their apologies to players. Management also tells SBR they are working with a local power company to resolve the issue, but currently do not have a time-line for when the three websites—BetIslands, JazzSports, ABC Islands—will be back online.
QuickSilver Sportsbook bettor confirms one year old slow-pay
A new QuickSilver (SBR rating D-) payout complaint has been filed.
On April 10th, 2010, a player requested a $760 withdrawal via an eWallet method. More than one year later, the player’s request has not been filled. On April 19th, SBR reported that QuickSilver Sportsbook moved its operations to San Jose, Costa Rica to be part of the DPT Sports Group platform. | QuickSilver Sports added to SBR blacklist
BetIslands added to SBR sportsbook ratings guide
BetIslands.com has been added to the SBR sportsbook ratings guide at C-. BetIslands is managed by Jon Kreta, who founded WagerChief (SBR rating B-) in December of 2008. WagerChief was acquired by BetPhoenix (SBR rating B-) in July of 2009. In January of 2011, Jon officially left WagerChief to take over the BetIslands brand.
BetIslands is a turnkey on the DPT Sports Group platform, which also powers Jazz Sports (SBR rating C-), ABC Islands (SBR rating C-), and LooseLines (SBR rating C-).
DPT provides BetIslands with hosting, wagering and IT support. BetIslands performs its own processing, and does not accept players outside of the US and Canada.
ABC Islands, Jazz Sportsbook Group update
Update — Additional payouts reported.
An ABC Islands (SBR rating C-) payment report has been confirmed. A total of $6,000 has been confirmed as paid from ABC Islands in the last six weeks. The Jazz Sportsbook Group, which consists of LooseLines, ABC Islands, and Jazz Sports, was downgraded by SBR from C to C- on February 3rd. Players with payout feedback on any Jazz brand are asked to write to SBR.| ABC Islands report