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03.07.2017

It’s all about basketball on Tuesday’s SportsBIT show, largely focusing on the “musical chairs” that are the major conference tournaments tipping off around the country ahead of the Big Dance. Teddy Covers and Paul Howard will recap the bad beats from Monday night.

03.06.2017

SBR occasionally receives complaints from players pertaining to bonuses. More often than not, the complaints center around how the sportsbooks enforce their bonus rules. Examples include, but are not limited to, specific odds being excluded from the play-through requirement, markets such as in-play or proposition wagers not counting toward rollover.

03.06.2017

A Sportsbook.ag (SBR rating D-) player has filed a payout complaint. The player had the good fortune of winning a prize during the Super Bowl through a squares pool and requested a withdrawal of $2,000 on February 6. He has not received his funds to date. The player has made three inquiries with the online sportsbook on his payment.

03.06.2017

The 2017 Big 12 Men’s Basketball Tournament tips off at the Sprint Center in Kansas City on Wednesday. Kansas is the favorite at +120 to win the Big 12 Tournament at most online sportsbooks. The number one ranked Jayhawks (Associated Press Top 25) , won their 13th regular season title in a row with a 16-2 record (26-3 overall).

03.06.2017

As of Friday, March 3, 2017, Pinnacle (SBR rating A+) ceased accepting player registrations from Slovenia. Pinnacle cited regulatory changes as the reason for the withdrawal from the Slovenian market. Sportsbook Review reported on February 20 that Pinnacle exited the markets of Ireland and Poland.

03.06.2017

Online sportsbook Titanbet has received an upgrade to B+. The sports betting site holds a license issued by the UK Gambling Commission for UK players, and the Kahnawake Gaming Commission for their rest of world players through their .com website. Titanbet is known for its betting software ease of use and market variety.

03.06.2017

In today's deep dive segment of SportsBIT, Vegas insiders Teddy Covers and Pauly Howard cover the ACC Conference and cover which teams can possibly make the big dance and advance into the NCAA Tournament. The two also cover whether or not Coach Krzyzewski has the depth to chase four wins in Brooklyn

 

 

03.05.2017

The NHL trade deadline is now a thing of the past and it is time to see how the betting markets have responded. The Washington Capitals are still the consensus favorites to win the Stanley Cup, but what dark horses may be worth a value play if for no other reason than to potentially hedge out and guarantee a profit? Keep reading.

03.05.2017

Sports bettors can view more than 200 online sportsbooks by feature offered using the SBR Rating Guide. Players can use Amazon style filters to narrow down their search for a sports betting site on everything from the cashier (deposit/payout options), countries accepted, wagering platform information, and more.

03.05.2017

Team USA and Canada are the frontrunners so far after a couple weeks of poker tournament play in the 2017 SBR Forum World Poker Cup. SBR Forum members from all regions are encouraged to play in the Monday to Friday tournaments which take place at 3PM, 7PM, 9PM, and 11PM respectively. The winning team of this year's tournament will net 12,000 betpoints each.

03.05.2017

Team USA and Canada are the frontrunners so far after a couple weeks of poker tournament play in the 2017 SBR Forum World Poker Cup. SBR Forum members from all regions are encouraged to play in the Monday to Friday tournaments which take place at 3PM, 7PM, 9PM, and 11PM respectively. The winning team of this year's tournament will net 12,000 betpoints each.

03.05.2017

Team USA and Canada are the frontrunners so far after a couple weeks of poker tournament play in the 2017 SBR Forum World Poker Cup. SBR Forum members from all regions are encouraged to play in the Monday to Friday tournaments which take place at 3PM, 7PM, 9PM, and 11PM respectively. The winning team of this year's tournament will net 12,000 betpoints each.

03.05.2017

Team USA and Canada are the frontrunners so far after a couple weeks of poker tournament play in the 2017 SBR Forum World Poker Cup. SBR Forum members from all regions are encouraged to play in the Monday to Friday tournaments which take place at 3PM, 7PM, 9PM, and 11PM respectively. The winning team of this year's tournament will net 12,000 betpoints each.

03.05.2017

UFC 209 is in the books. Tyron Woodley retained his welterweight championship against Stephen Thompson with a majority decision win in front of the T-Mobile Arena crowd in Las Vegas, Nevada. Woodley was a slight underdog to karate savant Thompson at approximately +125 according to the closing odds.

03.05.2017

Not all online sportsbooks are created equal. That fact is apparent by the multitude of player complaints that surface against some brands involving slow-pay complaints, poor customer service, confiscation of winnings; the list goes on. For this reason, SBR Forum holds an annual poll to determine the industry's best sportsbooks.

03.05.2017

In the fifth of an eight-part series exploring against the spread seeding trends for the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament, SBR Picks sportswriter Jay Pryce examinates the number five and twelve seeds from the standpoint of their their past betting trends with March Madness right around the corner.

03.04.2017

Against the spread (ATS) betting analysis on marquee games for today's college basketball slate is provided by an SBR Picks sportswriter. Track all NCAAB game odds and line movements on the day's games using the Sportsbook Review betting odds grid. By creating a free SBR Forum account users can build a custom odds grid with select sportsbooks.

03.04.2017

UFC 209 was dealt a blow when it was announced that the always entertaining and controversial fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov was forced to pull out of the pay-per-view event due to medical issues. However, there are still plenty of wagering options on the board in both full game and prop betting markets at online sportsbooks.

03.04.2017

A third college basketball contest has been launched at SBR Forum. The NCAAB Handicapping Contest is sponsored by A+ rated online sportsbook Pinnacle and gives away 15,000 betpoints to the top 10 contestants. Betpoints can be redeemed from the SBR Store. A valid Pinnacle account is required to participate. Entry is 100% free.

03.03.2017

Sportsbook Review's Natalie Van Rydstrom reports on the upcoming SXSW conference being held on March 11, 2017 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Jacinto City, Texas. Representatives from the American Gaming Association will be present alongside some of the country’s top gaming law experts.

03.03.2017

Kentucky is the latest state to tackle the murky waters of Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) and bill H 414, introduced to pave the way for DFS in the Bluegrass state, was defeated in the House just two weeks after being drafted. State Representative Adam Koenig authored bill H 414 to legalize Daily Fantasy Sports in his home state of Kentucky.

03.03.2017

For the first time in history, bitcoin's value has surpassed that of one ounce of gold. Bitcoin is currently trading at $1,270 whilst one ounce of gold is around $1,229. Sports bettors who are keeping a percentage of their bankrolls in bitcoin have profited an extra $270 for every $1,000 in bitcoin held based on the upward movement since the Super Bowl.

03.03.2017

A Vitalbet Sportsbook player has filed a payment complaint. The player claims that he recently won €1,000 and asked for a payout through Skrill. His account had already been verified for Know Your Customer (KYC). He claims not to have received any recent correspondence from the online sportsbook detailing when he will be paid.

03.03.2017

A Vitalbet Sportsbook player has filed a payment complaint. The player claims that he recently won €1,000 and asked for a payout through Skrill. His account had already been verified for Know Your Customer (KYC). He claims not to have received any recent correspondence from the online sportsbook detailing when he will be paid.