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04.30.2017

The Los Angeles Clippers are favored by -3.5 points in game 7 of round one of the NBA Playoffs against the Utah Jazz. The game tips off at 3:30PM ET. View all betting odds for the deciding match across the full game, quarters, and halves markets using SBR Odds, as well as head-to-head betting trends and statistics.

04.29.2017

A Flamantis player has claimed that he lost €330 in winnings after the sports betting site updated its software. Players who access Flamantis are greeted by a popup that instructs them to change their password with the reset password function per their migration to new software.

04.29.2017

LiveSports.ag has had their Curacao e-Gaming license suspended. SBR was informed by a representative for Gaming-Curacao.com that in light of recent complaints the operational license for LiveSports.ag has been revoked. Gaming Curacao indicated a full inquiry was being launched into the status of customer payouts and balances.

04.29.2017

LiveSports.ag has had their Curacao e-Gaming license suspended. SBR was informed by a representative for Gaming-Curacao.com that in light of recent complaints the operational license for LiveSports.ag has been revoked. Gaming Curacao indicated a full inquiry was being launched into the status of customer payouts and balances.

04.29.2017

LiveSports.ag has had their Curacao e-Gaming license suspended. SBR was informed by a representative for Gaming-Curacao.com that in light of recent complaints the operational license for LiveSports.ag has been revoked. Gaming Curacao indicated a full inquiry was being launched into the status of customer payouts and balances.

04.29.2017

LiveSports.ag has had their Curacao e-Gaming license suspended. SBR was informed by a representative for Gaming-Curacao.com that in light of recent complaints the operational license for LiveSports.ag has been revoked. Gaming Curacao indicated a full inquiry was being launched into the status of customer payouts and balances.

04.28.2017

An LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player has filed a complaint. The player deposited €240 for a 50% bonus of €120. After running up his balance to over €1,500, he was asked to go through the Know Your Customer (KYC) process with the online sports betting site. He sent selfies to the book as requested but failed a Skype call quiz according to LSbet.

04.28.2017

An LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player has filed a complaint. The player deposited €240 for a 50% bonus of €120. After running up his balance to over €1,500, he was asked to go through the Know Your Customer (KYC) process with the online sports betting site. He sent selfies to the book as requested but failed a Skype call quiz according to LSbet.

04.28.2017

An LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player has filed a complaint. The player deposited €240 for a 50% bonus of €120. After running up his balance to over €1,500, he was asked to go through the Know Your Customer (KYC) process with the online sports betting site. He sent selfies to the book as requested but failed a Skype call quiz according to LSbet.

04.28.2017

An LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player has filed a complaint. The player deposited €240 for a 50% bonus of €120. After running up his balance to over €1,500, he was asked to go through the Know Your Customer (KYC) process with the online sports betting site. He sent selfies to the book as requested but failed a Skype call quiz according to LSbet.

04.28.2017

Sportsbook Review's Natalie Van Rydstrom covers a common wagering complaint from players — their wagers were either outright voided or changed to a price aligned with the rest of the market. Is this practice by online sportsbooks fair? What should players do when they come across odds that seem overly generous?

04.28.2017

If the favorites win in the three NBA playoff Games 6s on Friday night, two will advance to the conference semifinals while the third would force a Game 7 on Sunday. On Friday’s Sports BIT show, Teddy Covers and Pauly Howard break that trio of games down as well as a first-round recap of the NFL Draft and perhaps what’s still to come.

04.27.2017

Bitcoin hit a high of $1,330 Wednesday at most exchanges, while Bitfinex and Poloniex continue marking up the digital currency $100 ahead of market due to USDT availability. For most sports gamblers that keep part of their bankrolls allocated in bitcoin, just about everyone has made money as the digital currency has come close to its all-time high once again.

04.27.2017

A total of 64 bookmakers accept wagers on eSports matches. The online sportsbooks can be viewed in the rating guide and filtered by a number of other options including the bonus offered, platfom information, and any other feature that a player finds relevant in their search for an online sports betting site.

04.27.2017

Two NBA playoff series can end Thursday night as Toronto visits Milwaukee and San Antonio is in Memphis, both Game 6s. On Thursday’s Sports BIT show, Teddy Covers and Pauly Howard break down those two games as well as a detailed look at the quarterback class in the NFL Draft with Round 1 on Thursday.

04.26.2017

Sports bettors tracking their wagers on the NBA Playoffs can find real-time updating odds on full game odds, halves, and quarters using the real-time updating SBR Odds grid. Sportsbook lines from over 35 sports betting sites can be accessed as well as chronological line history. By creating an SBR Forum account, users can customize their preferred books.

04.26.2017

Online sportsbooks can be filtered by website feature using the sportsbook rating guide. Whether players are interested in narrowing down companies that accept bets on eSports matches, or have cashier options that give players access to methods such as bitcoin or credit card, the sportsbook rating guide has it covered.

04.25.2017

Bitcoin is currently priced at $1,267 after a solid month of growth. The digital cryptocurrency has dominated the news cycle in the finance and tech industry, and has captured the attention of online sports bettors looking for convenience and a reliable way to deposit and get paid from betting sites.

04.25.2017

On Tuesday’s Spots BIT show, Teddy Covers and Pauly Howard break down the three NBA playoff Game 5s on the night’s schedule: Oklahoma City at Houston, Memphis at San Antonio and Utah at the LA Clippers. Only the Rockets can close things out. Plus bad beats and more from around the sports betting world.

04.24.2017

The NFL Draft is this Thursday, April 27, and sports bettors often look for value in the outright (futures) betting market based on how teams utilize their draft selections. An SBR Picks sportswriter breaks down which teams in the NFC conference may be able to get over the dump and win the Super Bowl this year through a solid draft.

04.24.2017

Topbet Sportsbook has been downgraded to the avoid list at D-. The online sportsbook has struggled to pay users in the time-frame advertised on their website. While management is open to discussing player issues and the sportsbook is not considered to be an outright scam, actively paying slow-pay sites should be avoided.