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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.

04.05.2017

Sports betting website Otobet Sportsbook (SBR rating F) appears to be down for the count. Sportsbook Review reported on March 11 that the slow-pay company pulled the plug on their website without providing advance notice to players. Dozens of irate players who have not been paid have written SBR to log their complaints.

04.05.2017

Sports betting website Otobet Sportsbook (SBR rating F) appears to be down for the count. Sportsbook Review reported on March 11 that the slow-pay company pulled the plug on their website without providing advance notice to players. Dozens of irate players who have not been paid have written SBR to log their complaints.

04.05.2017

Sports betting website Otobet Sportsbook (SBR rating F) appears to be down for the count. Sportsbook Review reported on March 11 that the slow-pay company pulled the plug on their website without providing advance notice to players. Dozens of irate players who have not been paid have written SBR to log their complaints.

04.05.2017

Sports betting website Otobet Sportsbook (SBR rating F) appears to be down for the count. Sportsbook Review reported on March 11 that the slow-pay company pulled the plug on their website without providing advance notice to players. Dozens of irate players who have not been paid have written SBR to log their complaints.

04.05.2017

Teddy Covers & Pauly Howard will be focusing Wednesday’s SportsBIT show on arguably the biggest remaining game in the NBA’s regular season, Celtics at Cavaliers, as well the  Masters golf tournament with a little help from golf handicapper Brady Kannon.

04.04.2017

Sportsbook Review originally reported on March 8 that a Fonbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player required assistance. The user had opened his sports betting account with Fonbet many years prior, but had stopped playing after being limited substantially by the bookmaker. On February 27 of this year he redeposited €100.

04.04.2017

Sportsbook Review originally reported on March 8 that a Fonbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player required assistance. The user had opened his sports betting account with Fonbet many years prior, but had stopped playing after being limited substantially by the bookmaker. On February 27 of this year he redeposited €100.

04.04.2017

Sportsbook Review originally reported on March 8 that a Fonbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player required assistance. The user had opened his sports betting account with Fonbet many years prior, but had stopped playing after being limited substantially by the bookmaker. On February 27 of this year he redeposited €100.

04.04.2017

Sportsbook Review originally reported on March 8 that a Fonbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player required assistance. The user had opened his sports betting account with Fonbet many years prior, but had stopped playing after being limited substantially by the bookmaker. On February 27 of this year he redeposited €100.

04.04.2017

SBR Forum congratulates the top 20 winners in this year's 2017 NCAA Bracket Contest. Mannyfan bested the field with a bracket generating 175 points. The tiebreaker was thrown out the window as Mannyfan stood alone in the 175 points club. His runner-up, poster MalikHusam, won 164 points.

04.04.2017

The Cleveland Indians had the Chicago Cubs on the ropes in last year’s World Series with a 3-1 lead, but the Cubbies ended the longest championship drought in baseball. Join Teddy & Pauly as they look at the Tribe's odds for tonight as well as their excellent lineup.

04.04.2017

Readytobet (SBR rating C+) players have reported that the site has been off-line for four days, although the homepage graphic displayed a maintenance announcement with a note that the period would take two hours. Five players have written in concerned about the status of their accounts. SBR is pursuing information related to Readytobet's status.

04.03.2017

Sportsbook Review's how to bet on sports guide covers all of the basics to get players on their way to beating their bookie. Whether you are interested in wagering on games straight-up or dabbling in some exotic wagers (parlays, teasers, and other), the resource page has everything you need to know. Send special requests to mail@sportsbookreview.com.

04.03.2017

A Realbet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has filed a payout complaint. The player signed up for the sports betting site in January. He deposited easily enough and began wagering, running his balance up to $7,400. He asked for a $2,500 payout on February 5, a few days after Super Bowl LI.

04.03.2017

SBR Forum posters are discussing tonight's NCAAB men's championship event between Gonzaga and North Carolina. North Carolina is currently favored by one point; Gonzaga has received 52% of bets (down from 55% yesterday) to cover the spread the point spread. Track all lines moves using SBR Odds.

04.03.2017

It’s Gonzaga vs. North Carolina in the final men’s college basketball game of the season Monday night from outside of Phoenix. Teddy & Pauly take a hard look at the game and give their picks on Monday’s SportsBIT Show. It’s only the second matchup between top seeds in the national championship game this decade; the other was in 2015 when Duke beat Wisconsin.

04.02.2017

North Carolina opened as -1.5 to -2 point favorites against Gonzaga in Monday night's NCAA championship. However, more wagers have poured in on Gonzaga with 55% according to SBR Odds. The outright betting market has a similar split. View all betting odds for the full game and against the spread stats using SBR Odds.

04.02.2017

The April 2017 payout tracker thread has been created at SBR Forum. SBR Forum members are encouraged to share their feedback on how quickly sports betting sites are processing their withdrawals. The tracking thread can be used to confirm whenever a payment has been received from a sportsbook.

04.02.2017

It all comes down to the NCAA Championship Monday night to determine the winner of the 2017 NCAA Bracket Contest at SBR Forum. Brooks85 or Mannyfan will end up winning the contest as each would end up with 175 total points in the event of a Gonzaga or North Carolina victory. Brooks85 needs Gonzaga while Mannyfan is on North Carolina.

04.02.2017

The 2017 Major League Baseball season’s first pitch will be from St. Petersburg, Florida at 1:05 p.m. ET when the Tampa Bay Rays host the New York Yankees. An SBR Sports Picks handicapper breaks down the opening series and shares thoughts as to where fellow cappers can find the most value.