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04.10.2017

SBR Forum members are currently discussing a new policy in place at a sports betting site where the wording has caused them a degree of angst. The sportsbook has updated its rulebook to read that players agree by signing up that they've not previously operated more than one account, and that they've never had an account locked or closed by any operator.

04.09.2017

An SBR Forum poster posed the question on if NHL and MLB can be handicapped optimally on historical team odds compared to current team odds, without accounting for any other factors. A three-page discussion ensued at SBR Forum's Handicapper Think Tank section covering how sports bettors should tailor their approach to capping each sport.

04.09.2017

Online sportsbooks are in agreement that the Chicago Cubs have the best chance to win the World Series. The Cubbies are trading at around +400 at most sports betting sites, so every $100 wager returns $400. The Cleveland Indians aren't far behind and are priced from +560 to +650. View all MLB World Series betting markets using Sportsbook Review.

04.09.2017

There is a new UFC light-heavyweight champion. It took a bit of serendipity and Jon Jones' implosion but Daniel "DC" Cormier is once again the new kingpin in the light-heavyweight division after submitting Anthony Johnson in two rounds last night. Cormier was a +125 underdog at most online sportsbooks in the UFC 210 main event.

04.09.2017

It has been a good day for the price of bitcoin and online sports bettors holding part of their bankroll in the digital cryptocurrency. Bitcoin broke through the $1,200 level earlier this morning and is currently trading at around $1,210. Learn how to use bitcoin for sports betting and find a reputable bitcoin-friendly website using Sportsbook Review.

04.09.2017

Detroit looks to make it three wins in a row over a sickly Red Sox team, but must overcome reigning Cy Young winner and former Tiger Rick Porcello first. Read what one sports handicapper over at SBR Picks has to stay about the betting value on the Sunday matchup. Track all MLB betting lines using SBR Odds.

04.08.2017

There are just two Saturdays remaining for Kentucky Derby points prep races and the action is really heating up. This Saturday is the penultimate round and features three prep races: the Santa Anita Derby in California, the Wood Memorial at Aqueduct and the Blue Grass at Keeneland. Here we run through that trio of races.

04.08.2017

Sportsbook Review's Odds Couple, Peter Loshak and Mike Brenner, discuss the NBA's betting slate for Saturday, April 8. While the 2017 NBA playoffs are one week away, there are still opportunities to add to your bankroll as teams fight for playoff spots and seeding. Track all NBA odds using Sportsbook Review.

04.08.2017

Update 4/12/2017: Dimeline's odds are now back on the board.

Online sportsbook Dimeline has not posted new odds in over two weeks, meaning players have been unable to wager on anything outside of Dimeline’s casino or poker network. Dimeline has told SBR that they are working to restore betting lines for players to wager on but are dealing with a software issue that has prevented them from posting new lines.

04.07.2017

Online sports bettors can find all UFC 210 prop bets for this weekend's pay-per-view (PPV) event using Sportsbook Review. Only top sports betting sites have their UFC wagering markets compared; by line-shopping for the best price, players can maximize their expected gain (EG) for their bankrolls. For full match betting lines, visit the UFC Odds page.

04.07.2017

Revered sports gambler Billy Walters was found guilty of insider trading earlier today in a case spearheaded by the US Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York. The Las Vegas based sports betting legend was convicted of all 10 charges levied against him.

04.07.2017

Revered sports gambler Billy Walters was found guilty of insider trading earlier today in a case spearheaded by the US Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York. The Las Vegas based sports betting legend was convicted of all 10 charges levied against him.

04.07.2017

Revered sports gambler Billy Walters was found guilty of insider trading earlier today in a case spearheaded by the US Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York. The Las Vegas based sports betting legend was convicted of all 10 charges levied against him.

04.07.2017

Revered sports gambler Billy Walters was found guilty of insider trading earlier today in a case spearheaded by the US Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York. The Las Vegas based sports betting legend was convicted of all 10 charges levied against him.

04.07.2017

Professional golfer Dustin Johnson recently announced his withdrawal from the 2017 Masters due to injury, and sports bettors are either livid or counting their blessings depending on how their sports betting site handled the scratch. At least two popular online sports betting sites decided to refund bets, while others presumably stuck with house rules.

04.07.2017


On Friday’s SportsBIT show, Pauly Howard and Teddy Covers look a big NBA game between the Miami Heat and Toronto Raptors, a series opener in Major League Baseball between the Yankees and Orioles,  and how the Las Vegas sportsbooks  handled Dustin Johnson’s withdrawal from the Masters.

04.06.2017

A NetBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player has filed a complaint seeking Sportsbook Review's assistance. The player has claimed that he registered for the online sports betting website a few weeks ago and registered without taking a bonus; the player figured without a bonus he would be able to withdraw with less strings attached.

04.06.2017

A NetBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player has filed a complaint seeking Sportsbook Review's assistance. The player has claimed that he registered for the online sports betting website a few weeks ago and registered without taking a bonus; the player figured without a bonus he would be able to withdraw with less strings attached.

04.06.2017

A NetBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player has filed a complaint seeking Sportsbook Review's assistance. The player has claimed that he registered for the online sports betting website a few weeks ago and registered without taking a bonus; the player figured without a bonus he would be able to withdraw with less strings attached.

04.06.2017

A NetBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player has filed a complaint seeking Sportsbook Review's assistance. The player has claimed that he registered for the online sports betting website a few weeks ago and registered without taking a bonus; the player figured without a bonus he would be able to withdraw with less strings attached.

04.06.2017

A Topbet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has filed a payout complaint. He submitted a payout request at the end of February 2017. After several emails and telephone calls, the player has received only generic information concerning delays with Topbet's processing options. Topbet was recently downgraded to D after a slew of similar complaints.

04.06.2017

Pauly Howard & Teddy Covers highlight two games in particular on Thursday’s SportsBIT show: the series finale of Braves at Mets as well as a key NBA Eastern Conference matchup between the Bucks and Pacers. Last but not least, Rob Veno joins the guys for a Deep Dive on some of MLB’s best and worst lineups in 2017.

04.05.2017

Sports betting site Readytobet (SBR rating C+) is back online. The online sportsbook had been off-line for a period of four days. Readytobet acknowledged to Sportsbook Review yesterday that their staff was nearing completion of bringing their site back online. SBR received five complaints from users who could not access their accounts.