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Two new sportsbooks release NFL Rookie of Year Prop Bets

05.25.2015

The sports betting odds of two new online sportsbooks have been added to the NFL Prop Bets list for the Offensive Rookie of Year wagering market. Sportsbook Review has also made side by side grids available showing the outright Super Bowl 50 winner market odds, conference, division, and regular season wins odds.

05.25.2015

The SBR World Poker Cup is entering the fourth week of competition. The free poker contest comes after a tournament which is sending one lucky user to the 2015 World Series of Poker Main Event later this summer. As of this time, user ledsep26 leads all contestants in Team World with 2,140 tournament points after six cashes. | How to Play

05.23.2015

Sportsbook Review reported earlier in March that a Youwin Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) player filed a complaint against the betting site. At the time of filing his gripe, the player alleged that his account was sanctioned and closed without a specific reason being provided, and further suggested that a total of €1,900 in unsettled bets were forfeited. New information has since been provided.

UFC 187 Prop Bets List Updated

05.23.2015

The UFC 187 Prop Bet list has been updated with the odds from three more online sportsbooks. Taking place tonight in Sin City (Las Vegas, Nevada), sportsbooks are spreading almost as many combinations of exotic prop bets as with the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao super-fight three weeks ago. Sportsbook Review's Natalie Rydstrom reports on the directory in this SBR news video.

05.22.2015

A Triobet Sportsbook player has filed a complaint. The player has claimed to have had difficulty requesting payment from the online sports betting website. He has reportedly provided Triobet with everything they've asked for to verify his account - passport, utility bill, and finally a photograph holding the documents. Unfortunately, he has reported that he has yet to be paid.

05.22.2015

A former player of Canbet Sportsbook has written Sportsbook Review and wants answers. The player is among the many who lost their bankroll when the online sports betting website suspended service in December 2013. New complaints are filed by the week as users who are realizing that their funds were lost and so many other players are in the same boat.

05.21.2015

Sportsbook Review has released a UFC 187 Prop Bet directory. Taking place this Saturday in Las Vegas, the headline of the card is Daniel Cormier vs. Anthony Johnson. Sports bettors who originally wagered on Jon Jones in the main event had their tickets voided when Jones ran afoul of the law and was suspended by UFC. This article takes a look at how to use the UFC 187 betting guide as a resource.

05.20.2015

Topbet Sportsbook manager has told SBR that all players have now been paid. Recently, SBR reported of a string of payout complaints caused by what management indicated were as a result of a third party processor. Players were given workaround payments rather than have to continue to wait for the original processor to honor the payments, despite concerns that users might be paid twice.

05.19.2015

Update: Dashbet Sportsbook is still off-line and players have been given no update. The sports betting site owed players more than $60,000 prior to pulling the plug on their operations, and had blamed processor problems as well as gaming legislation for their failure to pay promptly. Players are continuing to log their complaints with SBR.

05.19.2015

Sportsbook Review reported on May 11 that MB24 (SBR rating D-) announced its upcoming closure. The sports betting site will cease to exist as of the 31st of this month. SBR urged players to request to be paid their balances and to write in with feedback to let SBR know how the process went. One such player has written in asking for help withdrawing his €1,300 balance.

05.18.2015

Online sportsbook Marathonbet (SBR rating B+) have been added to the free SBR betting odds grid. Marathonbet was recently profiled by SBR and issued with a full review. The sports betting site cleared up pending issues involving players that did not adequately pass the Know Your Customer (KYC) process, and has received a rating upgrade to B+.

05.18.2015

The NFL Prop Bets and Futures directory has been updated with four new wagering markets. With the NFL regular season fast approaching, this is the time many seasoned sports bettors look to identify exotic betting value and lock in wagers that are considered +EV (positive expected value) ahead of the 2015-16 NFL regular season.

05.18.2015

Sportsbook Review occasionally receives complaints from players who insist that they bet a certain side, only to realize that once the market is graded, their bankroll has not grown, because the wager they thought they placed was not what their sports betting site ticket read, thus their bet was graded as a loss. Can anything be done in these situations?

05.16.2015

Five new Sportsbook.com (SBR rating D-) slow-pay complaints have been reported by players. Sportsbook Review recently made contact with a new manager at Sportsbook.com who stated that he would be reviewing the complaints and contacting each of the users who have been waiting for payouts for longer than the advertised time-frame of five weeks.

05.15.2015

An LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has refused to comply with the sports betting websites request to photograph himself holding his ID card. The player stated that he believes he complied with all reasonable requests that the online sportsbook had to establish his identity - such as scanning his ID card and utility bills, but will not budge on this latest KYC request.

Sportsbook News Video Report: Friday's Show

05.15.2015

Sportsbook Review.com news host Natalie covers two recent topics to hit the SBR newswire. Topic one involves an update to a long-standing VIPSports.eu bonus complaint and SBR's new findings that cast doubt on the player's original story. Topic two is an update in the ongoing saga of BetMayor Sportsbook (SBR rating F) and the $51,000

05.14.2015

BetMayor Sportsbook (SBR rating F) players who have received payment thus far from the sports betting site are urged to write to mail@sportsbookreview.com. The sportsbook is reportedly undergoing an acquisition which will see all players be paid, as well as the $51,000 casino winner SBR reported had his blackjack winnings voided. To date, no confirmed payouts have taken place.

54.5% of bets on Clippers to cover sportsbook betting odds

05.14.2015

54.5% of bets are on the LA Clippers to cover the spread of -8.5 against the Houston Rockets according to SBR Odds. The line opened at -7.5 and has been bet up by a whole point. One sportsbook manager speaking on condition of anonymity indicated that both sharps and recreational bettors are on the Clippers. For a full list of sportsbook lines on tonight's NBA playoffs game, visit SBR Odds.

05.13.2015

Online sportsbooks set the line for the total number of Pay Per View (PPV) buys for the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao super-fight at an average line of 3.15 million total buys. The prop was priced at -215 for the over, so $215 won $100, and had a generous return of +170 or $170 for every $100 bet. There was particular interest amongst sports bettors and financial pundits on where the total number of PPV buys would land.

05.13.2015

The owner of BTG Global, the software company which manages and provides processing for a stable of online betting sites, has revisited a dispute previously reported on by Sportsbook Review. The complaint centered around a player who believed that his earned winnings were unfairly prorated, instead of the bonus he received.