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02.01.2017

Sportsbook Review's SportsBIT show with Teddy Covers and Pauly Howard talk about Super Bowl prop betting in a video released today. The dynamic duo cover everything from Super Bowl 51 proposition wagering strategies as well as provide a brief history of how Super Bowl prop bets entered the marketplace years ago.

02.01.2017

Do you like handicapping college hoops? If so, a new betting contest started registering today called CBB Rush the Court. SBR Forum members are competing for 1,500 in SBR Sportsbook free plays. The contest is based around making a minimum of 50 plays beginning February 13 through March 12.

02.01.2017

Sportsbook Review has created the February 2017 Live Sportsbook Payout Tracker thread. The thread is posted in the SBR Sportsbook & Industry section at SBR Forum. Members are encouraged to share their payment feedback with online sportsbooks including how long it has taken them to receive payment from sports betting sites and at what fee.

02.01.2017

An SBR Picks writer gives his insight into the betting value associated with Super Bowl LI. For a detailed against the spread (ATS) breakdown and look at relevant betting trends for the big game, visit the New England Patrirots vs. Atlanta Falcons matchup page, which includes the current real-time odds offered by online sportsbooks.

02.01.2017

Most American sports betting headlines are dominated by Super Bowl 51 coverage and rightly so. However, there is value to be found for online sportsbook shoppers looking to sprinkle some early wagers on college football: bookmakers have released their 2018 college football championship betting odds.

01.31.2017

The 8th annual SBR Forum Bash in Punta Cana is just days away. SBR Forum members will be having fun under the sun in the world class, all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Punta Cana. The best part: A free, fully paid two night stay as a perk for SBR Pro membership plus a $5,000 poker tournament sponsored by YouWager.eu.

01.31.2017

A NetBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player has submitted a bonus complaint. The player received a €25 bonus which carried a requirement of being rolled over fully within 30 days. The player claims to have made the requisite number of wagers in the 30 day window but had his bonus confiscated nevertheless by the betting site.

01.31.2017

The American Gaming Association (AGA) has projected that there will be an 11% increase in dollars wagered on the Super Bowl vs. last year. Sportsbook Review interviewed the AGA's VP of Public Relations to discuss a recent report by the AGA which projected that 97% of dollars wagered on the big game will be outside Las Vegas.

01.31.2017

Sports bettors holding bitcoin enjoyed their start to the morning as the digital currency stormed past $950. Bitcoin has been stuck in the gate of the $910 area for much of the past week but has had some favorable chart movement to push past the $950 level. Bettors who keep part of their bankroll in bitcoin exclusive sportsbooks also gain as BTC performs well.

01.31.2017

Sportsbook Review wants to hear from you. Do you have a question about an online sportsbook? Maybe some feedback about one of the sports betting sites listed in the online sportsbooks rating guide? SBR news host Natalie Rydstrom will be reading through all of your questions and featuring some of the most interesting ones on an upcoming YouTube hangout.

01.30.2017

Big underdogs cashing in championship events have recently made headlines and the Atlanta Falcons will continue that trend if they defeat the New England Patriots in Super Bowl 51 considering that they were trading as 100-1 underdogs after week one of the NFL regular season. Will the Falcons deny Tom Brady a fifth ring?

01.30.2017

SBR Forum's Handicapper Think Tank Section generated a thought-provoking discussion earlier this football season discussing which variables are most significant for handicapping NFL games. The discussion inspired a Twitter post which surveyed users on what they considered most important when handicapping.

01.30.2017

Bettors might think that betting on the coin toss for the Super Bowl is a 50/50 proposition. And for just about every variation of that, it is. However, there is one version that relies on human judgment or bias and subject to past trends: whether the actual player calling the toss picks heads or tails.

01.29.2017

SBR Forum posters were correct in their assessment that the under was the best side to take for the Pro Bowl. Bookmakers seemed to lay an egg with setting the total points market at a whopping 79 to 81 points. The notion was that neither conference would be intent on playing any defense, but it was the offenses which sputtered all game.

01.29.2017

It seems like every day there is another headline connecting Floyd Mayweather with Conor McGregor. The headline thirsty media hype machine continues full speed ahead with coverage reminiscent to that of Mayweather vs. Pacquiao prior to their historic welterweight tilt. What would the odds be if these two met in the squared circle? Read what SBR Forum posters have to say.

01.29.2017

A 1XBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has filed a payout complaint. The player deposited €8,000 on January 27 and made a few wagers on a local hockey league, bringing his account balance up to €12,692. At this point, the player decided to withdraw his profit and had his account automatically blocked.

01.29.2017

The NFL Pro Bowl may not make for compelling TV, but it is still a market that players bet to hold themselves over until the Super Bowl. Andy Reid and the Kansas City Chiefs coaching staff will take the sideline for the AFC and Jason Garrett and the Cowboys staff will be calling the plays for the NFC.

01.29.2017

Sports bettors backing Roger Federer to win his 18th Grand Slam woke up to pleasant headlines Sunday morning. The Swiss legend beat a familiar face in Rafael Nadal over five sets in Melbourne at the Australian Open. It was a seesaw battle which saw Federer ultimately get the best of Nadal. Federer was a +115 dog in the match.

01.28.2017

Super Bowl 51 is just one week away and online sportsbooks are dialing up their best and most creative promotions. While all sportsbooks are still fixed on the number of 3, betting sites are distinguishing themselves from the competition by offering enticing sign up perks to reward first time depositors.

01.28.2017

Sportsbook Review's Odds Couple, Peter Loshak and Mike Brenner, cover the betting slate with respect to Saturday's college basketball card. The pair focus on Notre Dame at Georgia Tech and North Carolina at Miami Florida. Notre Dame opened as -6.5 point favorites against Georgia Tech. 52.5% of sports bettors are siding with the Fighting Irish against Georgia Tech.

01.28.2017

Sportsbook Review's Natalie Van Rydstrom and Peter Loshak cover the upcoming 2017 Miss Universe betting odds and preview the contestants who are at the top of the odds board at bookmakers. As of this publication, sportsbooks have set Miss Colombia, Andrea Tovar, with the best chance at being crowned Miss Universe at the odds of +350.

01.28.2017

A Cloudbet Sportsbook player has shared a negative experience he recently had with the bitcoin exclusive betting site. He recently placed two live in-play bets, had them confirmed and added to his history, and then removed from his history within three minutes. Both of the wagers were winners. Support claimed the bets were not actually placed.

01.28.2017

Serena Williams regained the world number one ranking and captured her 23rd Grand Slam title with today's 6-4 6-4 victory against older sister Venus Williams in straight sets. Serena was on point throughout the Australian Open giving backers very little reason to sweat as the game American did not drop a set all tournament.

01.27.2017

Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal. The enduring battle that never gets old. SBR Forum members are currently dissecting the tennis odds set by bookmakers which has Nadal as a slight favorite at -115 for this weekend's Australian Open Grand Slam championship. After early round upsets dismissed Djokovic and Murray, Federer and Nadal are the last two standing.