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Leonbets Complaint Resolved + Player facts were wrong

01.27.2015

Sportsbook Review reported that a Leonbets player claimed a balance of $100,000 was confiscated. It turns out that the facts provided by the player were incorrect, and his balance was in fact $1,500. The player further stated that he was accused of multiple accounting after providing his ID. Leonbets has spoken with SBR on the complaint and confirmed that the player received payment in full, and the issue is now resolved. Players with feedback are encouraged to write to help@sportsbookreview.com.

01.26.2015

Bitcoin (BTC) has had a welcomed good past week. Trading now at $275, the anonymous cryptocurrency sank as low as $209 on January 18. Player hopes remain high that bitcoin will pick itself up from the canvas and continue to be a useful method for depositing and withdrawing from online sportsbooks. | Bitcoin market moves

01.26.2015

Bitcoin (BTC) has had a welcomed good past week. Trading now at $275, the anonymous cryptocurrency sank as low as $209 on January 18. Player hopes remain high that bitcoin will pick itself up from the canvas and continue to be a useful method for depositing and withdrawing from online sportsbooks. | Bitcoin market moves

01.26.2015

Bitcoin (BTC) has had a welcomed good past week. Trading now at $275, the anonymous cryptocurrency sank as low as $209 on January 18. Player hopes remain high that bitcoin will pick itself up from the canvas and continue to be a useful method for depositing and withdrawing from online sportsbooks. | Bitcoin market moves

01.26.2015

Bitcoin (BTC) has had a welcomed good past week. Trading now at $275, the anonymous cryptocurrency sank as low as $209 on January 18. Player hopes remain high that bitcoin will pick itself up from the canvas and continue to be a useful method for depositing and withdrawing from online sportsbooks. | Bitcoin market moves

01.26.2015

It is an unfortunate reality of the industry that customers hailing from Eastern European countries undergo more advanced security screening or "KYC" (Know Your Customer) than the average player. So, why does this happen, and what can you do as an honest Joe looking to place a bet without sending vials of your blood to an online sportsbook? Keep reading.

01.26.2015

It is an unfortunate reality of the industry that customers hailing from Eastern European countries undergo more advanced security screening or "KYC" (Know Your Customer) than the average player. So, why does this happen, and what can you do as an honest Joe looking to place a bet without sending vials of your blood to an online sportsbook? Keep reading.

01.26.2015

It is an unfortunate reality of the industry that customers hailing from Eastern European countries undergo more advanced security screening or "KYC" (Know Your Customer) than the average player. So, why does this happen, and what can you do as an honest Joe looking to place a bet without sending vials of your blood to an online sportsbook? Keep reading.

01.26.2015

It is an unfortunate reality of the industry that customers hailing from Eastern European countries undergo more advanced security screening or "KYC" (Know Your Customer) than the average player. So, why does this happen, and what can you do as an honest Joe looking to place a bet without sending vials of your blood to an online sportsbook? Keep reading.

01.26.2015

Five more players burned by the downfall of GoBetGo Sportsbook have submitted sportsbook complaint forms with SBR. The players say they were totally blindisded by the sudden collapse of GoBetGo, who folded overnight while basically saying "oops!" in a short letter on their homepage. Players are owed at least $200,000. | GoBetGo complaints

01.26.2015

Five more players burned by the downfall of GoBetGo Sportsbook have submitted sportsbook complaint forms with SBR. The players say they were totally blindisded by the sudden collapse of GoBetGo, who folded overnight while basically saying "oops!" in a short letter on their homepage. Players are owed at least $200,000. | GoBetGo complaints

01.26.2015

Five more players burned by the downfall of GoBetGo Sportsbook have submitted sportsbook complaint forms with SBR. The players say they were totally blindisded by the sudden collapse of GoBetGo, who folded overnight while basically saying "oops!" in a short letter on their homepage. Players are owed at least $200,000. | GoBetGo complaints

01.26.2015

Five more players burned by the downfall of GoBetGo Sportsbook have submitted sportsbook complaint forms with SBR. The players say they were totally blindisded by the sudden collapse of GoBetGo, who folded overnight while basically saying "oops!" in a short letter on their homepage. Players are owed at least $200,000. | GoBetGo complaints

01.23.2015

The media has made quite a stink about the opening points spread for Super Bowl XLIX. Specifically, the fact that the line changed from the Seahawks as 2 point favorites to a line of even or “PICK” (aka PK em) shortly after the market opened. Articles like this one from Yahoo! Sports announced that Vegas oddsmakers got it wrong and that it will cost “millions”.  The truth is that Vegas doesn’t open most lines and lines move because of what happens outside of Vegas. There is definitely more line movement to come as the big game guarantees massive public and professional action just as certainly as there will be a musical halftime performance. So where do lines come from, why are they what they are and why do they change? | Keep reading

01.23.2015

The media has made quite a stink about the opening points spread for Super Bowl XLIX. Specifically, the fact that the line changed from the Seahawks as 2 point favorites to a line of even or “PICK” (aka PK em) shortly after the market opened. Articles like this one from Yahoo! Sports announced that Vegas oddsmakers got it wrong and that it will cost “millions”.  The truth is that Vegas doesn’t open most lines and lines move because of what happens outside of Vegas. There is definitely more line movement to come as the big game guarantees massive public and professional action just as certainly as there will be a musical halftime performance. So where do lines come from, why are they what they are and why do they change? | Keep reading

01.23.2015

The media has made quite a stink about the opening points spread for Super Bowl XLIX. Specifically, the fact that the line changed from the Seahawks as 2 point favorites to a line of even or “PICK” (aka PK em) shortly after the market opened. Articles like this one from Yahoo! Sports announced that Vegas oddsmakers got it wrong and that it will cost “millions”.  The truth is that Vegas doesn’t open most lines and lines move because of what happens outside of Vegas. There is definitely more line movement to come as the big game guarantees massive public and professional action just as certainly as there will be a musical halftime performance. So where do lines come from, why are they what they are and why do they change? | Keep reading

01.23.2015

The media has made quite a stink about the opening points spread for Super Bowl XLIX. Specifically, the fact that the line changed from the Seahawks as 2 point favorites to a line of even or “PICK” (aka PK em) shortly after the market opened. Articles like this one from Yahoo! Sports announced that Vegas oddsmakers got it wrong and that it will cost “millions”.  The truth is that Vegas doesn’t open most lines and lines move because of what happens outside of Vegas. There is definitely more line movement to come as the big game guarantees massive public and professional action just as certainly as there will be a musical halftime performance. So where do lines come from, why are they what they are and why do they change? | Keep reading

Leonbets Player and $100,000 Complaint

01.23.2015

Sportsbook Review video news anchor Natalie Rydstrom covers the recent sportsbook complaint filed by a Leonbets player who alleges that $100,000 in winnings were confiscated. Leonbets reportedly told the player that he was guilty of violating their terms and conditions on operating multiple accounts, a charge he denies. | Video Report

01.23.2015

5Dimes Sportsbook (SBR rating A+) has released their Super Bowl XLIX MVP winner market. Tom Brady is offered at +180, which means a $100 wager returns $180 in profit. This is presently an industry best return. Russell Wilson is trading at +260, so $100 returns $260. 5Dimes has told SBR that their gauntlet of player proposition wagers will be released next week.

Slow-pay Complaint Update: Player receives $5,000

01.23.2015

Sportsbook Review reported last week on a BetMayor Sportsbook customer who submitted a $5,000 payout complaint. The player had requested to be paid by bank transfer on December 10 and had been receiving the runaround. Sportsbook Review followed up on the complaint with BetMayor but received no response. Player feedback is encouraged.

01.22.2015

A new payout complaint has been launched against BetMayor Sportsbook. A player has reported being owed $2,198 for a period of over 45 days. He has claimed that he has received the runaround and been told every excuse in the book from the betting site. This is the third complaint launched against BetMayor in as many days. | BetMayor complaints summarized

01.22.2015

A new payout complaint has been launched against BetMayor Sportsbook. A player has reported being owed $2,198 for a period of over 45 days. He has claimed that he has received the runaround and been told every excuse in the book from the betting site. This is the third complaint launched against BetMayor in as many days. | BetMayor complaints summarized

01.22.2015

A new payout complaint has been launched against BetMayor Sportsbook. A player has reported being owed $2,198 for a period of over 45 days. He has claimed that he has received the runaround and been told every excuse in the book from the betting site. This is the third complaint launched against BetMayor in as many days. | BetMayor complaints summarized

01.22.2015

A new payout complaint has been launched against BetMayor Sportsbook. A player has reported being owed $2,198 for a period of over 45 days. He has claimed that he has received the runaround and been told every excuse in the book from the betting site. This is the third complaint launched against BetMayor in as many days. | BetMayor complaints summarized