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09.17.2017

Week 2 of the National Football League has seen the following betting consensus based on the data available at SBR Odds. Shop for specific week 2 NFL game odds across point spreads, money lines, totals for any of the full game, halves, or quarters markets from more than 35 online sportsbooks.

09.15.2017

Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor's recent super-fight set the stage for what should in reality be a bout much more deserving of the mainstream media's focus and a subject of interest among online sports bettors: Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady "Triple G" Golovkin.

Avoid Blacklisted Sportsbooks

09.15.2017

Topbet Sportsbook has told SBR that they are following up on the latest report of slow payment from a winning player. On September 11, SBR reported that a player has a balance of $22,500 owed across nine outstanding payout complaints dating back to March 2017. A second player reported being owed since May. | View blacklisted sportsbooks

09.13.2017

Online sportsbook YouWager has received a sportsbook rating upgrade from B+ to A. YouWager Sportsbook was founded in 1994 and has for many years been known as a reliable and financially responsible online sportsbook that pays on time and offers some of the best bonus perks around.

09.12.2017

Week two of Sportsbook Review's NFL and College Football sports handicapping contests are now open for registration. A total of $65,000 is up for grabs over the course of the 17 NFL and College Football weekends. All it takes to get started and participate is an SBR Forum account. Keep reading for more information.

Compare Bitcoin Sportsbooks

09.11.2017

Online sportsbooks are not all created equal, especially with respect to bitcoin processing. What matters most to players above financial security are speed of transactions and overall limits: Does your sportsbook only allow you to take out one bitcoin a week, for example? | Compare All Bitcoin Sportsbooks

Topbet Complaint

09.11.2017

A Topbet Sportsbook player has claimed that he has a total of nine outstanding payouts for $2,500 each. The player has been waiting for his funds from March 2017 and has only been provided generic updates concerning the status of his funds. Sportsbook Review has asked Topbet for comment.

09.08.2017

In today's online sportsbook news report, host Natalie Van Rydstrom reminds players that there is the potential for disaster in choosing low-rated sports betting sites. No sportsbook bonus is worth the risk of not being paid or being slow-paid. Players are advised to stick with the industry's best online sportsbooks.

SportsbettingOnline Complaint

09.08.2017

A SportsbettingOnline player has said that he has had $4,000 in pending withdrawals for months. The player has claimed that he had been told that withdrawals were delayed during "slow season". Online sportsbooks must be able to maintain reasonable payout procedures and time-frames throughout the year.

MrRingo Sportsbook Update

09.05.2017

SBR reported that MrRingo had both of its gaming licenses suspended after an avalanche of slow-pay complaints were formally submitted by users to both the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) and the Curacao eGaming Division. At that time, MrRingo's website was automatically redirected to Curacao eGaming.

1XBet Sportsbook News History

09.04.2017

A 1XBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has filed a sportsbook complaint. The player has claimed that after finishing his verification his account was blocked for withdrawals. Eight weeks have went by without an update and the player has not been refunded his initial deposit. SBR has asked 1XBet for comment.

Join Sports Betting Contests

09.03.2017

There is more than one way to skin a cat, and more than one way for an NFL and College Football handicapper to pad their bankrolls and add to their expected value (EV) this football season. Sportsbook Review has launched two major NFL and College Football sports betting contests which are open for registration.

09.02.2017

MrRingo Sportsbook has had their gaming license revoked by both the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) and the Curacao eGaming Division. SBR Forum posters reported slow payouts and poor service at the online sportsbook. MrRingo has been downgraded to F and has been listed on the scam sportsbook blacklist.

09.02.2017

In today's online sportsbook news report, host Natalie Van Rydstrom covers the importance of choosing a well-rated online sportsbook. Not long ago, F rated sportsbook Otobet folded overnight without paying any of their players. This article covers where you can find trusted online sportsbooks.

College Football Odds

09.02.2017

The first college football Saturday has finally arrived. Sports bettors looking to track game progress, view play-by-play, live scores, as well as compare the betting odds on offer from online sportsbooks can find everything needed at SBR Odds. Lines update in real-time without requiring a page fresh. | Go to SBR Odds

09.01.2017

SBR Forum has published the September 2017 sportsbook payout tracker thread. Members are free to share feedback on how long they have waited to receive payouts from online sportsbooks. The best online sportsbooks are able to pay players promptly, while low rated betting sites are known for slow-pays.

08.29.2017

Otobet Sportsbook (SBR rating F) remains down for the count. SBR reported earlier this year that the scam online sportsbook pulled the plug on its website after failing to pay dozens of players. This serves as an unfortunate reminder to players that only top rated sportsbooks are a safe bet for football season.