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02.10.2017

Vegas has released the 2017 MLB regular season win totals market. The defending champion Chicago Cubs have opened at 95.5 wins, meaning if a bettor wagers on the over, the Cubs will have to win 96 games this upcoming season for the ticket to cash. The juice is at -110 on both sides. SBR will update the MLB futures directory when online sportsbooks release odds.

02.10.2017

While there is a betting shop on just about every corner in the UK, the United States offers few options for American punters to place a wager in their backyard, that is unless your backyard is Sin City. The tide may slowly be changing. In the last week, President Donald Trump and MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred have spoken about the possibility of USA sports betting.

02.10.2017

Online sportsbooks are not all created equal. Sportsbook Review displays the industry's most proven sports betting sites in the best sportsbooks page. The websites listed have all operated for at least seven years and have maintained on-time payouts and quality service, as well as robust wagering platforms.

02.10.2017

The fate of Tom Brady's missing jersey has aroused the curiousity of private detectives everywhere including on SBR Forum. One online sportsbook has capitalized on the hysteria surrounding the fate of the missing fabric and has spread odds that it will be recovered this month or never. Read more at SBR Picks.

02.10.2017

Online sports betting site Unibet has received a sportsbook rating upgrade from C+ to B. Unibet is licensed by the UK Gambling Commission and has been online for more than a decade. Management recently expressed the willingness to address player feedback shared in SBR Forum about the online sportsbook. There are no slow-pay complaints on file.

02.09.2017

Online sports bettors were given a glimmer of hope twice in the last week that there could eventually be legal sports betting in their backyard; first with President Donald Trump's radio interview on Super Bowl Sunday, and second with MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred's recent comments at a Yahoo Finance All Markets Summit in New York.

02.09.2017

One of the most common complaints Sportsbook Review receives are from players who are having issues going through the Know Your Customer (KYC) or verification process with online sportsbooks. Online sportsbooks perform KYC to satisfy the terms of their gaming licenses and to help reduce fraud.

02.09.2017

Online sports bettors may still be in celebration mode after the historic New England Patriots victory against the Atlanta Falcons at Super Bowl LI, but it is business as usual at bookmakers; sportsbooks have already released odds on the winner of the 52nd Super Bowl, otherwise known as Super Bowl LII.

02.08.2017

Online sportsbooks are accepting bets on the 89th Academy Awards. Sportsbook Review has posted dozens of markets comparing sportsbook payouts on everything from the best motion picture, best actor and actress in a leading role, and more obscure categories like best short subject documentary and costume design.

02.08.2017

US President Donald Trump was asked on Super Bowl Sunday about the possibility of legal sports betting in all US states. The outspoken former casino owner and current Commander-in-Chief of the United States had a rather pragmatic response to the query, and at least did not outright dismiss the idea.

02.08.2017

Cloudbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) has addressed an SBR Forum member's wagering complaint. The player initially shared on January 28 that he had two in-play bets voided. He contended they were confirmed as pending and later removed from his wagering history after three minutes. Cloudbet has provided a statement on the case.

02.08.2017

Cloudbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) has addressed an SBR Forum member's wagering complaint. The player initially shared on January 28 that he had two in-play bets voided. He contended they were confirmed as pending and later removed from his wagering history after three minutes. Cloudbet has provided a statement on the case.

02.08.2017

Cloudbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) has addressed an SBR Forum member's wagering complaint. The player initially shared on January 28 that he had two in-play bets voided. He contended they were confirmed as pending and later removed from his wagering history after three minutes. Cloudbet has provided a statement on the case.

02.08.2017

Cloudbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) has addressed an SBR Forum member's wagering complaint. The player initially shared on January 28 that he had two in-play bets voided. He contended they were confirmed as pending and later removed from his wagering history after three minutes. Cloudbet has provided a statement on the case.

02.08.2017

March Madness is a little over one month away. Sports bettors shopping for the most beneficial payouts can find a list of real-time NCAA men's championship odds offered at sports betting sites using Sportsbook Review. By price shopping for the most attractive payout, bettors can increase their edge with sportsbooks.

02.07.2017

Bovada and Bodog notified SBR today that brands Bovada and Bodog will soon be launching their products in Latin America. Bovada Sports & Casino will be made available to players based in Mexico. Bodog Sports, Casino, and Poker will launch in 15 countries overall: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Perú and Venezuela.

02.07.2017

College football’s National Signing Day has come and gone, and schools around the country will start opening their spring camps – Duke already has. Thus it’s never too soon to think about the new season and already the sportsbooks have released 2017 Heisman Trophy odds. Just one player has won the Heisman twice: Ohio State running back Archie Griffin in 1974-75.

02.07.2017

Since 2003, the NFL has honored the defending Super Bowl champion by having them open the following season at home in a Thursday night nationally televised game: It’s called the kickoff game. Online sportsbook Bookmaker.eu has spread odds on it, and SBR Forum posters are discussing the potential rematch to open the 2017-18 NFL campaign.

02.07.2017

Sports bettors who haven't yet ordered a withdrawal following Super Bowl LI and who are holding their bankrolls in bitcoin will be happy to see the price of the digital currency this morning. Bitcoin had a high of $1,056 at Bitstamp in the middle of the trading day local time. Bitcoin appreciates in value even while stored in BTC wallets or at BTC exclusive betting sites.

02.07.2017

An eSports YouTube star and his business partner have pled guilty to illegal betting activity in the UK, marking the first successful prosecutions of eSports gambling. What happened and how the authorities took action against those offering gambling services without a license? SBR staff have done the research and share the story.

02.06.2017

SBR's Odds Couple, Peter Loshak and Mike Brenner, summarize the spectacular finish of Super Bowl 51 and give their general thoughts and observations on how the night ended for players. Bettors cashed on New England ATS, to win outright, the over, the second half spread and over, and a tease with the over.

02.06.2017

The New England Patriots completed the biggest comeback in Super Bowl history last night, overcoming a 25-point defecit to defy the odds stacked against them following Atlanta jumping out to a four score lead. SBR Forum members are still talking about the game and Tom Brady's record fifth Super Bowl ring.

02.06.2017

The Super Bowl may be over, but there is still a large wagering card today with NBA, College Basketball, and NHL. Track all game live odds, scores, and play-by-play using the SBR Odds grid. Bettors interested to read handicapper insight and predictions can find a breakdown of the betting value at SBR Picks.