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02.28.2013

Spring training is a time that many baseball bettors look forward to. While the games themselves can vary in terms of competitiveness, the opportunity to evaluate team depth and form headed into the regular season helps shape decisions for online sportsbook futures betting. This article compares market offerings from the best online sportsbooks.

02.27.2013
WSEX Sportsbook (SBR rating F) continues to operate despite being unable to pay its players. A player owed $1,500 wrote in to SBR seemingly unaware that the sportsbook has been running on fumes since 2010. WSEX is no longer making an effort to pay players but has not ceased marketing to new clients or designing bonus programs to solicit more deposits.

02.26.2013

Breaking News: New Jerseyans may celebrate at last! Governor Chris Christie signed a bill into law this afternoon legalizing internet gambling. Christie conditionally vetoed the bill earlier this month, proposing a number of changes he wanted to see implemented before signing. He famously vetoed similar legislation two years ago.

02.26.2013

Sportsbook Review.com provides an SBR Industry News video update for Tuesday, February 26th, 2013. Covered in today's video is the recent downgrading of Dimeline Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) for their handling of players with payout requests. A third Dimeline complaint has since been filed after the latest SBR report.

02.26.2013
NJ lawmakers have passed internet gambling bill A2578. The legislation has now moved to Governor Chris Christie's desk. Christie could decide to sign the bill today. Christie originally conditionally vetoed the bill and asked for a number of changes, which were unanimously agreed upon, including raising the tax on casino winnings from 10 to 15%, a 10-year trial period for the legislation and more.

02.26.2013
NJ lawmakers have passed internet gambling bill A2578. The legislation has now moved to Governor Chris Christie's desk. Christie could decide to sign the bill today. Christie originally conditionally vetoed the bill and asked for a number of changes, which were unanimously agreed upon, including raising the tax on casino winnings from 10 to 15%, a 10-year trial period for the legislation and more.

02.26.2013
NJ lawmakers have passed internet gambling bill A2578. The legislation has now moved to Governor Chris Christie's desk. Christie could decide to sign the bill today. Christie originally conditionally vetoed the bill and asked for a number of changes, which were unanimously agreed upon, including raising the tax on casino winnings from 10 to 15%, a 10-year trial period for the legislation and more.

02.26.2013
NJ lawmakers have passed internet gambling bill A2578. The legislation has now moved to Governor Chris Christie's desk. Christie could decide to sign the bill today. Christie originally conditionally vetoed the bill and asked for a number of changes, which were unanimously agreed upon, including raising the tax on casino winnings from 10 to 15%, a 10-year trial period for the legislation and more.

02.25.2013
A BetAtHome (SBR rating C-) player has submitted an account dispute. The player claims that he deposited 700 PLN and received a bonus of 350 PLN. He increased his balance to 4,500 PLN before he says BetAtHome closed his account without word and refunded his deposit. BetAtHome has allegedly provided no details to the player. SBR is following up on this claim.

02.24.2013

SBR Forum has announced its free 2013 NCAA Brackets Contest. The contest is open to the public and no entry fee is required. All users must have valid SBR Forum accounts to participate. SBR users will compete for a whopping prize-pool of 100,000 points. Points may be used to make redemptions from the SBR Store.

02.23.2013

There is one week remaining in the SBR Forum posters poll for top online sportsbook. SBR Forum invites users to cast their votes for their favorite online bookmakers. SBR Forum is awarding six points for users' first choice, four points for second, and three points for third. Votes are being accepted through February 2013. You may cast your vote here!

02.22.2013
Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval signed a bill into law yesterday legalizing online gambling. The Nevada Assembly and Senate were swift in passing the measure through to the Governor's desk. Nevada leapfrogged past NJ in the race for iGaming: NJ Gov. Chris Christie is expected to sign an internet gambling bill into law as early as Tuesday of next week.

02.22.2013
Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval signed a bill into law yesterday legalizing online gambling. The Nevada Assembly and Senate were swift in passing the measure through to the Governor's desk. Nevada leapfrogged past NJ in the race for iGaming: NJ Gov. Chris Christie is expected to sign an internet gambling bill into law as early as Tuesday of next week.

02.22.2013
Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval signed a bill into law yesterday legalizing online gambling. The Nevada Assembly and Senate were swift in passing the measure through to the Governor's desk. Nevada leapfrogged past NJ in the race for iGaming: NJ Gov. Chris Christie is expected to sign an internet gambling bill into law as early as Tuesday of next week.

02.22.2013
Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval signed a bill into law yesterday legalizing online gambling. The Nevada Assembly and Senate were swift in passing the measure through to the Governor's desk. Nevada leapfrogged past NJ in the race for iGaming: NJ Gov. Chris Christie is expected to sign an internet gambling bill into law as early as Tuesday of next week.

02.22.2013

Sportsbook Review.com gives an iGaming News video update for Friday, February 22nd, 2013. Topics covered today include New Jersey Governor Chris Christie being expected to sign a bill permitting internet wagering next week, a former Full Tilt Poker board member's financial settlement with the United States Department of Justice, and more.

02.21.2013
The iGaming sportsbook industry has matured into an unstoppable machine that rakes in billions of dollars per year worldwide. The most successful executives fly private jets, hobnob with shareholders and live high on the hog. No matter how you slice it, the growth over the last decade has been remarkable.

02.21.2013
The iGaming sportsbook industry has matured into an unstoppable machine that rakes in billions of dollars per year worldwide. The most successful executives fly private jets, hobnob with shareholders and live high on the hog. No matter how you slice it, the growth over the last decade has been remarkable.

02.21.2013
The iGaming sportsbook industry has matured into an unstoppable machine that rakes in billions of dollars per year worldwide. The most successful executives fly private jets, hobnob with shareholders and live high on the hog. No matter how you slice it, the growth over the last decade has been remarkable.

02.21.2013
The iGaming sportsbook industry has matured into an unstoppable machine that rakes in billions of dollars per year worldwide. The most successful executives fly private jets, hobnob with shareholders and live high on the hog. No matter how you slice it, the growth over the last decade has been remarkable.

02.20.2013

PointCasino.com (SBR rating D) has defended their confiscation of five players accused of violating their 100% bonus terms and conditions. In two of the cases, players offered screenshots showing that at the time they accepted the bonus there were no provisions regarding bets on Asian handicaps or total goals scored. PointCasino amended their promo terms to disallow these wagers.