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03.18.2017

Whenever you're shopping for a new online sportsbook, consider the most important question of all: Will I wait a long time to be paid? While there may be a plethora of sportsbook bonuses being dangled like carrots from unheard of operators, the industry's premier sports betting sites on the recommended list have operated for many years paying players reliably.

03.18.2017

Round two of the NCAA Tournament is officially underway this weekend. SBR Picks handicappers and featured guests discuss which sides may offer betting value for players and go over their leans, against the spread (ATS) wagering trends, and share their bracketology insight as the tournament unfolds.

03.18.2017

The 24-8 Butler Bulldogs get a tough draw in the second round, as they match up with 31-4 Middle Tennessee in the round of 32. Even as a 12 seed the Blue Raiders are picking up 59% of public support as a 4-point underdog across the board at online sportsbooks. Read one handicapper's breakdown at SBR Picks.

03.18.2017

Wisconsin will take on top seed Villanova on Saturday at the Key Bank Center in Buffalo. The winner will move onto the “Sweet 16” next Thursday at Madison Square Garden in downtown Manhattan against either Virginia or Florida. Read betting insight and a projection on the outcome of the fixture at SBR Picks.

03.17.2017

Sportsbook Review's Natalie Van Rydstrom gives an update on Realbet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) and issues a slow-pay alert on the sports betting site. Realbet is no longer willing to provide updates on their slow-pay complaints to Sportsbook Review. The D- rated sports betting site previously acknowledged that payments were backed up back in January.

03.17.2017

Sportsbook Review's Odds Couple, Peter Loshak and Mike Brenner, recap day one of the 10K NCAAB Madness Contest. SBR Forum member JAKEPEAVY21 is currently in the top spot with a record of 17-21-1 and is up 107.79 units after hitting a few big underdogs on Tuesday including Boise State at +625, CAl State Bakersfield at +355, and Richmond at +315.

03.17.2017

The first day of the NCAA Tournament was very chalky straight-up as only two higher-seeded teams won. However, underdog bettors had a good opening day as many dogs covered the against the spread number offered by online sportsbooks. Teddy & Pauly now take a look at Saturday’s Round of 32 matchups.

03.17.2017

Day one of March Madness is in the books. SBR Forum posters are competing for a total prize-pool of 100,000 betpoints in the 2017 bracket contest. First place takes home a whopping 25,000 betpoints which can be used to redeem a variety of merchandise and goodies from the SBR Loyalty Store.

03.16.2017

Is this the year of the Kentucky Wildcats? Will three number two seeds make it to Phoenix for the national semifinals? That's how sportswriter Willie Bee sees things playing out in his breakdown at SBR Picks. Kentucky is trading at approximately +1200 at most online sportsbooks to win the NCAA championship.

03.16.2017

Online sports bettors can compare sportsbooks by their bonus program using Sportsbook Review. The current bonus offered for creating a new account for a variety of sports betting sites are listed along with key details like the rollover (play-through) requirement, maximum bonus for each deposit, and other terms.

03.16.2017

The American Gaming Association projects there will be around 70 million brackets completed this year and perhaps $11 billion bet on the Big Dance – the vast majority of that total at online sportsbooks, with just 3% flowing to Las Vegas. The focus of Thursday’s SportsBIT show is some evenly-matched first-round matchups. Get your brackets ready! 

03.16.2017

A Realbet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has filed a payout complaint. The sports bettor has been waiting for over three months to receive his withdrawal. Realbet Sportsbook previously acknowledged payout delays on January 17 but did not provide an ETA on when players could expect more consistent service.

03.15.2017

Online sportsbook ComeOn has received a rating upgrade from C to C+. The sports betting site is licensed by the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) as well as the UK Gambling Commission. ComeOn's website is available in English, German, Norwegian, Swedish, Finnish, Polish, and Spanish (Chile).  Sister sportsbook Mobilebet also debuts at C+.

03.15.2017

This time of the year in the NCAA Basketball season is known as March Madness for a reason. Things are not supposed to go as expected and brackets will get busted on a daily basis, so bettors have to think outside the box and find the best plays so they can stay in the mix throughout the Final Four.

03.15.2017

Today’s show is loaded with March Madness point spread facts and information that you’re simply not going to find anywhere else, including breakdowns of USC – Providence, Purdue – Vermont, and Middle Tennessee State – Minnesota! 

03.14.2017

The Badgers were projected by most experts to be a No. 5 or 6 seed; unfortunately, they were given a No. 8 and thus likely to face No. 1 overall seed and defending national champion Villanova in the Round of 32 -- if Wisconsin beats Virginia Tech in the first round. Read more handicapper coverage and betting insight at SBR Picks.

LowVig Added to Sportsbook Rating Guide

03.14.2017

Online sportsbook LowVig has been added to the rating guide at the mark of A. LowVig is part of the BetOnline network. Users with any feedback on the online sportsbook are encouraged to write to mail@sportsbookreview.com.

03.14.2017

SBR Forum has released a printable bracket for the NCAA Tournament. Download and fill out your bracket or distribute to your buddies for a viewing party and follow along the status of each game using SBR Odds. SBR Odds will display play-by-play updates and scores for every NCAA Tournament game.

03.14.2017

There is more than one way to skin a cat, and more than one way to win by participating in one of the three NCAA Tournament contests registering at SBR Forum. The first contest is — you guessed it — the annual NCAA Bracket contest, which requires all members to submit a complete bracket picking the outcome of each game in advance through the championship.

03.14.2017

On Tuesday’s edition of the SportsBIT show, Teddy Covers & Pauly Howard offer sleeper picks they believe have value to make a deep run in the NCAA Tournament. Gonzaga is a #1 seed for the second time in school history as the Zags look for their first-ever Final Four trip. No Pac-12 team has won the national championship this century.

03.13.2017

Imagine you've correctly predicted the first 24 sides of a 25 team parlay and it all came down to one final game with a chance to win over $60,000. Would you let it ride or hedge to guarantee a profit? While it might sound like an improbable scenario to find yourself in, a Heritage Sports (SBR rating A+) player was faced with that decision today.

03.13.2017

Imagine you've correctly predicted the first 24 sides of a 25 team parlay and it all came down to one final game with a chance to win over $60,000. Would you let it ride or hedge to guarantee a profit? While it might sound like an improbable scenario to find yourself in, a Heritage Sports (SBR rating A+) player was faced with that decision today.

03.13.2017

Imagine you've correctly predicted the first 24 sides of a 25 team parlay and it all came down to one final game with a chance to win over $60,000. Would you let it ride or hedge to guarantee a profit? While it might sound like an improbable scenario to find yourself in, a Heritage Sports (SBR rating A+) player was faced with that decision today.

03.13.2017

Imagine you've correctly predicted the first 24 sides of a 25 team parlay and it all came down to one final game with a chance to win over $60,000. Would you let it ride or hedge to guarantee a profit? While it might sound like an improbable scenario to find yourself in, a Heritage Sports (SBR rating A+) player was faced with that decision today.