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04.17.2017

BetOnline (SBR rating A+) is the first industry sportsbook to offer players the ability to deposit and withdraw using litecoin (LTC). The digital cryptocurrency has surged in value in recent weeks as it has gained support to be added to segregated witness, which is referred to colloquially as segwit among crypto enthusiasts.

04.17.2017

Online sports bettors can browse a list of bookmaker bonuses using Sportsbook Review. Bonuses are broken down by free play, cash, and free bet offers. Only online sportsbooks in good standing with players have their odds featured. Players with feedback can submit their experiences to mail@sportsbookreview.com.

04.17.2017

Sportsbooks have set Memphis as 11 point underdogs against the San Antonio Spurs. An SBR Picks sportswriter weighs the NBA betting odds to see if online sports bettors have enough betting value to back the badly beaten crew from Memphis in the game 2 clash.

04.17.2017

Just two games on the NBA playoff schedule on Monday night and both are Game 2s: Indiana at Cleveland and Memphis at San Antonio as the Cavaliers and Spurs look to hold serve at home as prohibitive betting favorites. 54% of sports bettors are leaning on the Cavaliers per the consensus at SBR Odds, and 52% on the Grizzlies.

04.16.2017

Is your sportsbook paying on-time or taking longer than the rest of the pack? SBR Forum members share whenever they receive a payout from a sports betting site, how long the withdrawal took from the time it was requested to received, along with the fee incurred for each request. See where your sportsbook ranks in the SBR Industry Forum.

04.16.2017

Televised events tend to draw in more public betting action, and this influx of public bets is most evident for March Madness and the NBA Playoffs. With sportsbooks taking more than twice the amount of regular bets for the playoffs, compared to the regular season, NBA lines quickly become the most hit target on the odds boards in April.

04.16.2017

The Seattle Seahawks are -200 favorites to keep Richard Sherman in a Seahawks uniform though the outspoken cornerback would be a prized possession for a number of teams with weak secondaries. Sherman in a New Orleans Saints uniform would reward a bettor ten times his investment with the odds of +1000. See all odds and capping analysis on the prop market at SBR Picks.

04.16.2017

Team USA is currently in first place in the SBR Forum World Poker Cup. Member 'blankoblanco' has accumulated over 5,500 points for the Americans over 18 unique cashes. Team Canada is hot on the trail however with 'sinmiedo' in second place with 5,200 points. Team World is in third place, and the Confederates bring up the rear in 4th.

04.15.2017

Professional sports bettor David Oancea was indicted last week on charges of using phony social security numbers to open up player accounts at Las Vegas Sportsbooks. Oancea, who calls himself "Vegas Dave", enjoyed a bit of press after a $100,000 futures ticket returned $2.5m on the Kansas City Royals winning the World Series in 2015.

04.15.2017

Even though the Cavaliers fell out of the top spot in the East and struggled down the stretch, they are overwhelming favorites both in the series and in Game 1 Saturday against the Pacers, but should online sports bettors tail such a struggling team? Read more handicapper analysis at SBR Picks.

04.14.2017

Sportsbook Review's Natalie Van Rydstrom has shared this week's SBR News Report on SBR Forum. The video details what sports bettors should consider regarding documenting any and all travel plans with sportsbooks in the event that they will be accessing their accounts from a location different than what's on file.

04.14.2017

There won’t be any titles on the line when Canelo Alvarez takes on Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. next month in Las Vegas. This is about something much more important: Cinco de Mayo. The WBC even created a special commemorative belt that will be handed out each year to the winner of the holiday weekend’s most important fight.

04.13.2017

The Anaheim Ducks are priced at -165 to advance to the next round of the NHL Playoffs. The Calgary Flames are trading around +145, so every $100 wager returns $145 in profit. A sportswriter at SBR Picks has broken down the series from a handicapping perspective and listed sports bettors may wish to consider.

04.13.2017

An SBR Sports Picks handicapper breaks down what bettors should consider before placing a bet on Major League Baseball. There are many ways to skin a cat and over the course of a 162-game season, every small edge matters with regard to optimally MLB betting lines.

04.13.2017

Teddy Covers & Pauly Howard will largely focus Thursday’s SportsBIT show on breaking down the Western Conference playoffs the day after the regular season ended and with the postseason starting Saturday. Just like last year, the West’s story line is all about the Warriors and whether any team can prevent them from a third straight conference title.

04.12.2017

A Noxwin Sportsbook player has claimed that all of his winnings were forfeited after he wagered more than €50 in a single bet after having accepted a bonus. The player stated most of his wagers were below the €50 threshold and feels that the rule is inherently unfair.

04.12.2017

The 2017 NBA playoff field will be finalized on the final day of the regular season Wednesday night, and that will be the main focus of Wednesday’s SportsBIT show. There aren’t too many games with playoff relevance, but Pauly Howard and Teddy Covers will examine the value plays.

04.12.2017

Sports handicapper Dana Lane breaks down each of the NHL Eastern Conference match-ups from the perspective of an online sports bettor. Players should make sure that they are getting the best of it with the most beneficial pricing from their online sportsbooks of choice. Read more at SBR Picks.

04.12.2017

A BetClic Sportsbook player has filed a complaint. The player had been wagering with the sports betting site for a period of one year. He has said that his account was fully verified last April. He had successfully made a few withdrawals for over €14,000. In January of this year, he says that everything changed.

04.11.2017

Sports bettors can compare sportsbook features and website data on over 200 sports betting sites using Sportsbook Review. The SBR Rating Guide was developed as a resource for players to have easy access to the information needed to optimize their experience with bookmakers and to allow them to focus on capping.

04.11.2017

The most intriguing playoff race with just a few days left in the NBA’s regular season is in the Eastern Conference, with the Indiana Pacers, Chicago Bulls and Miami Heat all fighting for the final two spots. Online sportsbooks have odds on each team making the postseason. Read betting analysis at SBR Picks.

04.11.2017

The best time of the hockey season has arrived — The Stanley Cup Playoffs. Sixteen teams will now fight for a chance to hold The Cup in June, with the action starting this week. Read what one sports handicapper say to say about where the betting value rests for the Stanley Cup Playoffs at SBR Picks.

04.10.2017

A MrRingo Sportsbook (SBR rating C) player has filed a payment complaint. The online sports bettor says that he has been waiting for four weeks for payment through Skrill for €1,580. The player has said that he has requested an update on his withdrawal more than 10 times via live chat and has only been advised that it is in progress.