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While the Pro Bowl may not make for the most riveting TV, it is still a lined event that gamblers wager on annually in what has become tradition the last couple of seasons in the week prior to the Super Bowl. SBR Forum posters are discussing if the under is the right side given the weather forecast. | Join the Chat


Realbet Sportsbook has been downgraded from D- to F. Players have reported being owed for up to one year without receiving their funds. Online sportsbooks that struggle paying players should be avoided. SBR readers can stay up to date with sportsbook payouts by reading the monthly payout log at SBR Forum.


A BetMotion (SBR rating C+) player has filed a sportsbook complaint. The player has claimed that he has a balance of $3,400 in his account that he is unable to access as his account was frozen by the online sportsbook. He has reportedly provided BetMotion with his ID and a selfie holding his documents.


SBR Forum members are invited to predict the final score of both the AFC and NFC Championship games for a chance to win up to 500 betpoints on each game. Betpoints can be redeemed for bitcoin, electronics, apparel, and more by SBR Pro members who have verified their accounts with a donation to charity. | Play Now


A 1XBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has filed a complaint. The player had wagered with the sports betting site for a period of two years. He has claimed that €485 in wagers were voided on his Copa Libertadores wagers despite the wagers being placed at fair market odds. SBR has asked 1XBet for comment.


Players who are using sportsbooks that convert bitcoin deposits transactions to USD are not negatively impacted by bitcoin downswings. At the time a bitcoin deposit is placed by sportsbooks that convert BTC to USD, a player is no longer affected by fluctuations to bitcoin pricing. SBR has a rating guide filter for these companies.


One of the most common sportsbook complaints received by SBR involves live wagering. On occasion, players report that their sports bets are not accepted. Why does this happen, and how can players improve the likelihood that their sports bet are accepted instead of being declined? Keep reading to find out.


SBR Forum posters are currently discussing the possible outcomes online sportsbooks are hoping for in this weekend's slate of NFL Football. The New England Patriots are prohibitive favorites against the Tennessee Titans (-13.5 on average per SBR Odds). Join the discussion at SBR Forum.


In today's SBR video news report, host Natalie Van Rydstrom provides an update on the latest out of Indiana with the state's plan to pursue legal sports betting. The United States Supreme Court is currently set to decide on whether or not 25 year old federal law outlawing sports betting outside of four states is unconstitutional.


Sports bettors can find a list of sportsbooks and their best bonus on Black Friday using Sportsbook Review. Bonuses are shown by category including free play and cash. The major difference is that free play bonuses do not return the stake amount, whereas cash functions more like deposited funds.


Soxsfan9 pocketed $5,000 with his impressive first place finish in the 2017 NCAA Bowl Contest. LVHerbie was the runner-up and won $2,500. The third place prize went to the team entry of aussiebuckeye and brooks85 who shared $1,2500. 100,000 betpoints were also awarded, as well as $500 for the last place prize.


Indiana has thrown its hat into the ring for legal sports betting. SB 405 was drafted by Senator Jon Ford and has similar language to several other states which makes sports betting possible if federal law is changed. The US Supreme Court is currently hearing arguments by New Jersey and the major sports leagues.


Compare the sportsbook payout odds for each team and their chance of winning Super Bowl LII. Only sports betting sites in good standing with players are shown on the list, which updates without requiring a page refresh. The New England Patriots are priced at +200 on average at most online sportsbooks.


A Topbet player has not been paid a total of $20,000 since May of 2017. The player has reported that he has eight outstanding payout requests. Topbet has provided only generic responses to the player pinning the blame on general processing delays. Topbet has yet to provide comment on the complaint.


Soxsfan9 leads all 70 entrants in the $10,500 NCAA Bowl Contest. He has a four unit lead with one game remaining and can clinch the win if his four star play on the NCAA Championship game is a winner.  The contest also has a prize of 100,000 betpoints which can be redeemed from the SBR Store.


A Cloudbet Sportsbook player has claimed his account has been disabled with a balance of 0.46 bitcoin. The player claims to have no knowledge of why the account suspension was made or when he will receive the payment of his funds. Sportsbook Review has requested comment from Cloudbet and will update this newswire.


SBR Forum congratulates the 65 winners in the Beat the Prick and Beat the Bag contests. Paratrooper829 posted an epic 51-18-3 record in the Beat The Prick Contest after 17 weeks of NFL and College Football, pocketing $10,000 in bitcoin for his efforts. Fried Cheese won $7,500 with his 46-26-1 first place showing in Beat the Bag.


SBR Forum members BarkingToad and yisman are locked into a tightly contested battle in the $10,000 NCAA Bowl Contest with a week left to go. The contest pays out in bitcoin following the conclusion of the NCAA Championship game. Also up for grabs are 100,000 betpoints which can be redeemed from the SBR Store.


Sports bettors that haven't yet went through the process of purchasing or selling bitcoin can find a list of steps and a video tutorial at Sportsbook Review. More than 50 online sportsbooks currently accept bitcoin for deposits and withdrawals. To find the answer for commonly asked questions, visit the bitcoin betting forum. | Get Started