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11.18.2015

The sportsbook bonuses directory lists sign up bonuses from sports betting sites rated from A+ to C. Bonuses are displayed alongside the overall bonus percentage, the amount of pure bonus cash associated with each offer (referred to as the "true bonus"), maximum bonus per perk, and the category of bonus.

11.18.2015

Sportsbook Review has released a market report of the Western Michigan vs. Northern Illinois betting consensus for tonight's college football fixture scheduled to kick off at 8PM ET. The numbers cited in this betting rundown are powered by the SBR college football betting odds grid, which shows the current NCAAF lines from 35+ online betting sites.

11.17.2015

An Exclusivebet player reported last month that €1,600 in winnings were confiscated. Since that time, Exclusivebet has accused the player of suspicious betting and has cited their terms and conditions, but has failed to offer specific evidence that support the decision not to honor the player's winnings. The online sportsbook has standed by their decision.

11.17.2015

Sportsbook Review has released a comparison of NBA prop bets on tonight's Milwaukee Bucks vs. Washington Wizards game. Only sports betting sites in good standing have their NBA prop odds displayed. According to the split of wagers from the NBA betting odds grid, 54.6% of online sports bettors like the Wizards to cover the -3 point spread.

11.17.2015

47 SBR posters turned up to participate in last night's charity poker event to raise funds for the French Red Cross following the tragic loss of life that occurred Friday during the Paris attack. A total of $940 was donated to the French Red Cross, which have 340 volunteers helping survivors and assisting with medical care.

11.17.2015

A MarathonBet Sportsbook player based in Canada has filed a payout complaint. The player has been attempting to place a withdrawal for $916 for over two months. The player detailed having his wagering limits reduced to $1 across the board, prompting him to ask to be paid his balance, but he has yet to receive payment from the online betting site.

11.16.2015

An online sports bettor has presented the following question to the SBR Sportsbook Forum: What is the best way of going about re-registering at online sportsbooks that I may have already done business with years ago, but can no longer remember the log-in credentials for? This article gives the answer on how the player should proceed.

11.16.2015

Update by SBR 11/19: Youwin has addressed the complaint and provided a time-line to Sportsbook Review. The online sportsbook has provided a copy of the transaction number for the payment, which was reportedly processed within 24 hours. The dispute remains open.

A Youwin Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) player has submitted a payout complaint. The player has told SBR that he requested to be paid $700 CAD on October 13. The online sportsbook reportedly processed the withdrawal the next day and the player was supposed to receive his payout back onto the card he used to make his initial deposit. He has yet to be paid.

11.16.2015

Sportsbook Review has launched a predict the score contest on tonight's Monday Night Football game. The Houston Texans go on the road as 11 point underdogs against the undefeated Cincinnati Bengals. The winner of the free predict the score contest wins a $15 pizza e-gift card which can be redeemed at Dominos, Papa Johns, or Pizza Hut.

11.16.2015

Week two of voting has concluded in the best NBA sportsbook poll running at the Sportsbook Review bettors forum. This poll, unlike the traditional top online sportsbooks poll, focuses on sports betting websites that are considered the absolute best for wagering on NBA. This article lists the current top ten NBA sportsbooks as voted by the SBR posters' community.

11.16.2015

Sportsbook Review has released a consensus betting report for Monday Night Football. This article lists the overall online sportsbook betting percentages on the full game and halves markets for the Houston Texans vs. Cincinnati Bengals. The statistics cited are powered by the NFL Betting Odds grid at Sportsbook Review.

11.15.2015

Las Vegas sportsbooks got 'crushed' by Ronda Rousey's upset loss vs. Holly Holm at UFC 193 in Australia. Rousey opened as a -1300 betting favorite, but late wagering action saw Rousey drop between at -850 to -950 at most online sportsbooks. Sportsbook Review asked the GM of popular betting site Heritage Sports how the house made out.

11.15.2015

Sportsbook Review has released a wagering consensus report for tonight's Sunday Night Football installment featuring the Arizona Cardinals vs. Seattle Seahawks. The line is currently at -3 in favor of the home team Seahawks, and has moved a half point since opening last weekend. This article analyzes the public wagering trends on the major betting markets.

11.15.2015

Sportsbook Review has released an NFL week 10 betting guide. The NFL betting digest lists football betting resources that can make the difference between finishing Sunday in the black or in the red. Sports bettors who are already familiar with network can tools can jump straight to NFL week 10 betting odds. The grid lists real-time betting odds from 35+ online sportsbooks.

11.14.2015

A BetMotion Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) player has reported receiving payment. The player originally claimed that he was waiting for a €6,000 payout for over a month. BetMotion allegedly only gave the player generic updates that withdrawals are generally processed in three business days, not including the day of the request.

11.14.2015

A GR88 Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has filed a complaint. The player deposited $200 and received a matching sportsbook bonus. He proceeded to net approximately $750 in winnings before having his sportsbook account closed. The player submitted negative feedback concerning the site uptime.

11.14.2015

The college football odds grid shows the real-time lines from 35+ online sportsbooks for week 11. In addition to the live college football odds, play-by-play information is shown allowing bettors to monitor the progress of ongoing games and be in a position to more efficiently place live wagers their online sportsbook of choice.

11.14.2015

Sportsbook Review has compiled UFC 193 prop bets for Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm betting. A variety of proposition wagers are offered from online sportsbooks on this weekend's UFC Pay-Per-View (PPV) event, which takes place Sunday in Australia but translates to a normal 10:30PM ET broadcast time tonight in the United States.

11.13.2015

Sportsbook Review's Natalie Rydstrom delivers this week's SBR Industry News update. The headline of today's show is online sportsbook TonyBet's removal from the worst sportsbook blacklist. Estonia based betting site TonyBet had their rating adjusted from D- to D after working through a batch of outstanding player complaints with SBR analysts.

11.13.2015

Sportsbook Review reported earlier this week that New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman issued a cease-and-desist order to fantasy sports betting websites FanDuel and DraftKings. The two daily fantasy betting companies aren't taking the AG's blow sitting down, and have each filed a lawsuit today in NY Supreme Court opposing Schneiderman's decision.

11.13.2015

Sportsbook Review analyzes the college football week 11 futures betting market market movements across top online sportsbooks, and breaks down the overall landscape from a numbers perspective. Only online sportsbooks in good standing with players have their odds cited in this NCAAF betting market report.

11.13.2015

A BestBet.com Sportsbook (unrated) complaint has been received. The player claimed to have signed up and deposited €600 to the online sportsbook two months ago. He increased his balance to approximately €1,400 before submitting his first ever withdrawal request. After submitting his documents, his account was closed.

11.13.2015

Sportsbook Review has released a college basketball futures and betting digest for day one NCAAB. The men's college basketball season officially tips off at 5PM ET with Colorado visiting Iowa State. Colorado are nine point underdogs, having gained 1.5 points since the market opened at 7.5 points. This article lists NCAAB betting resources across the SBR network.