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TonyBet account complaint: Player seeks help

02.18.2015

A Tonybet Sportsbook (unrated) player has filed a complaint against the betting site with SBR. The player has stated that upon requesting his first ever payout from the online sportsbook that his account was abruptly closed. The player claims to have no idea what he has done wrong and believes his documents to be in order. Sportsbook Review has asked Tonybet for comment.

Online Sportsbooks Release Super Bowl 50 Winner Market

02.17.2015

The smoke has cleared on Super Bowl XLIX, but online sportsbooks are wasting no time in setting markets for the 2015-16 NFL year. A handful of betting sites have released odds on the Super Bowl 50 winner; SBR has updated the super bowl prop betting directory with these futures bets. The Patriots and Seahawks are atop the list at +550 ($100 wager pays $500) respectively.

Nitrogen Sports looking into NHL betting dispute

02.17.2015

Bitcoin betting site Nitrogen Sports (SBR rating B) is looking into the NHL prop betting dispute reported by SBR this Sunday. A player claimed that a wager on the alternate total goals market was graded as a loss after the game entered overtime, despite the market page nor the wagering ticket reading regulation only. Sportsbook Review expects an update to the case soon.

02.17.2015

Sportsbook Review has launched the 2015 NCAA Madness Bracket contest. The contest is open to the public and boasts a 100,000 betpoints prize-pool distributed to the top 20, as well as a $200,000 payout for any perfect bracket. The scoring format rewards underdog plays, so bring your A+ handicapping game to improve your chances of cashing. | How to enter

Oddsmaker Sportsbook: Wise Guys (Winners) Not Welcomed

02.16.2015

Oddsmaker Sportsbook (SBR rating F) has confiscated more than a quarter million dollars from winning players. The betting site nails players with their terms and conditions pertaining to "wise guy" accounts. Players who are considered sophisticated or too sharp for the risk management's liking are flagged and refunded their deposits. Oddsmaker refuses to speak with SBR on complaints.

02.16.2015

Sportsbook Review reported that an LSbet (SBR rating C) player filed a complaint alleging that €130 in winnings were not being paid. The player first did not fully comply with a part of LSbet's verification process by blacking out parts of his Neteller history due to what he considered a privacy violation, though he later complied. | LSbet talks to SBR

02.16.2015

Sportsbook Review reported that an LSbet (SBR rating C) player filed a complaint alleging that €130 in winnings were not being paid. The player first did not fully comply with a part of LSbet's verification process by blacking out parts of his Neteller history due to what he considered a privacy violation, though he later complied. | LSbet talks to SBR

02.16.2015

Sportsbook Review reported that an LSbet (SBR rating C) player filed a complaint alleging that €130 in winnings were not being paid. The player first did not fully comply with a part of LSbet's verification process by blacking out parts of his Neteller history due to what he considered a privacy violation, though he later complied. | LSbet talks to SBR

02.16.2015

Sportsbook Review reported that an LSbet (SBR rating C) player filed a complaint alleging that €130 in winnings were not being paid. The player first did not fully comply with a part of LSbet's verification process by blacking out parts of his Neteller history due to what he considered a privacy violation, though he later complied. | LSbet talks to SBR

02.15.2015

Sportsbook Review thanks the 83 participants in tonight's Angelman Syndrome charity poker event. SBR will donate $20 for each registration, a total of $1,660 to the CureAngelman.org foundation. SBR announced that its own forum member BIGDAY has a young child with Angelman Syndrome and subsequently launched the fundraising effort.

02.15.2015

Sportsbook Review thanks the 83 participants in tonight's Angelman Syndrome charity poker event. SBR will donate $20 for each registration, a total of $1,660 to the CureAngelman.org foundation. SBR announced that its own forum member BIGDAY has a young child with Angelman Syndrome and subsequently launched the fundraising effort.

02.15.2015

Sportsbook Review thanks the 83 participants in tonight's Angelman Syndrome charity poker event. SBR will donate $20 for each registration, a total of $1,660 to the CureAngelman.org foundation. SBR announced that its own forum member BIGDAY has a young child with Angelman Syndrome and subsequently launched the fundraising effort.

02.15.2015

Sportsbook Review thanks the 83 participants in tonight's Angelman Syndrome charity poker event. SBR will donate $20 for each registration, a total of $1,660 to the CureAngelman.org foundation. SBR announced that its own forum member BIGDAY has a young child with Angelman Syndrome and subsequently launched the fundraising effort.

02.15.2015

A second LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) complaint has been received involving the unusual request of a player's entire eWallet history. This transaction log would show all transactions recorded to other individuals and sportsbooks. LSbet claims the information is necessary to rule out fraud, though it is a tough sell. | Complaint details

02.15.2015

A second LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) complaint has been received involving the unusual request of a player's entire eWallet history. This transaction log would show all transactions recorded to other individuals and sportsbooks. LSbet claims the information is necessary to rule out fraud, though it is a tough sell. | Complaint details

02.15.2015

A second LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) complaint has been received involving the unusual request of a player's entire eWallet history. This transaction log would show all transactions recorded to other individuals and sportsbooks. LSbet claims the information is necessary to rule out fraud, though it is a tough sell. | Complaint details

02.15.2015

A second LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) complaint has been received involving the unusual request of a player's entire eWallet history. This transaction log would show all transactions recorded to other individuals and sportsbooks. LSbet claims the information is necessary to rule out fraud, though it is a tough sell. | Complaint details

NBA All Star Game Overnight Market Analysis

02.14.2015

The total is set at 296 in tomorrow night's NBA All Star Game. This is up a ½ point from the opening line. SBR Odds shows the low side of the average total market at 295½ -113, though the consensus line is 296 -110. The Western Conference all stars opened as 2½ point favorites, this line has also since grown by a ½ point. Sportsbook Review will be posting any available NBA Game Props and assessing the market before tip-off. Players can also utilize free resources such as the NBA Betting Futures directory which shows a dynamically updating box of the 2015 NBA Championship winner odds, and the individual division and conference winners odds.

02.14.2015

If you're planning an Atlantic City excursion at the Golden Nugget, you'd better make sure the cards are shuffled at the mini-baccarat tables. Fourteen gamblers learned that the hard way, as $1.5 million in winnings have been ordered to be returned in a ruling made by State Superior Court Judge Donna Taylor last week. | What happened

02.14.2015

If you're planning an Atlantic City excursion at the Golden Nugget, you'd better make sure the cards are shuffled at the mini-baccarat tables. Fourteen gamblers learned that the hard way, as $1.5 million in winnings have been ordered to be returned in a ruling made by State Superior Court Judge Donna Taylor last week. | What happened

02.14.2015

If you're planning an Atlantic City excursion at the Golden Nugget, you'd better make sure the cards are shuffled at the mini-baccarat tables. Fourteen gamblers learned that the hard way, as $1.5 million in winnings have been ordered to be returned in a ruling made by State Superior Court Judge Donna Taylor last week. | What happened

02.14.2015

If you're planning an Atlantic City excursion at the Golden Nugget, you'd better make sure the cards are shuffled at the mini-baccarat tables. Fourteen gamblers learned that the hard way, as $1.5 million in winnings have been ordered to be returned in a ruling made by State Superior Court Judge Donna Taylor last week. | What happened

02.13.2015

Sports betting in the United States used to be synonymous with musty bars, the mafia, and the ruin of families. At the very least, that has been the picture painted by the political landscape and those with incentives on keeping tight restrictions over the sports betting industry, which has seen Nevada as the single largest beneficiary of antiquated federal legislation. |  US Sports Betting Report

02.13.2015

Sportsbook bonuses can offer incredible value. If you're depositing at a sportsbook and loading up before baseball season, and are not darting in and out at multiple shops, it often makes sense to take the biggest and best offer available. However, one piece of advice: Read the fineprint, and save yourself a hassle come withdrawal time. | Player Advisory