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01.30.2017

Big underdogs cashing in championship events have recently made headlines and the Atlanta Falcons will continue that trend if they defeat the New England Patriots in Super Bowl 51 considering that they were trading as 100-1 underdogs after week one of the NFL regular season. Will the Falcons deny Tom Brady a fifth ring?

01.30.2017

SBR Forum's Handicapper Think Tank Section generated a thought-provoking discussion earlier this football season discussing which variables are most significant for handicapping NFL games. The discussion inspired a Twitter post which surveyed users on what they considered most important when handicapping.

01.30.2017

Bettors might think that betting on the coin toss for the Super Bowl is a 50/50 proposition. And for just about every variation of that, it is. However, there is one version that relies on human judgment or bias and subject to past trends: whether the actual player calling the toss picks heads or tails.

01.29.2017

SBR Forum posters were correct in their assessment that the under was the best side to take for the Pro Bowl. Bookmakers seemed to lay an egg with setting the total points market at a whopping 79 to 81 points. The notion was that neither conference would be intent on playing any defense, but it was the offenses which sputtered all game.

01.29.2017

It seems like every day there is another headline connecting Floyd Mayweather with Conor McGregor. The headline thirsty media hype machine continues full speed ahead with coverage reminiscent to that of Mayweather vs. Pacquiao prior to their historic welterweight tilt. What would the odds be if these two met in the squared circle? Read what SBR Forum posters have to say.

01.29.2017

A 1XBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has filed a payout complaint. The player deposited €8,000 on January 27 and made a few wagers on a local hockey league, bringing his account balance up to €12,692. At this point, the player decided to withdraw his profit and had his account automatically blocked.

01.29.2017

The NFL Pro Bowl may not make for compelling TV, but it is still a market that players bet to hold themselves over until the Super Bowl. Andy Reid and the Kansas City Chiefs coaching staff will take the sideline for the AFC and Jason Garrett and the Cowboys staff will be calling the plays for the NFC.

01.29.2017

Sports bettors backing Roger Federer to win his 18th Grand Slam woke up to pleasant headlines Sunday morning. The Swiss legend beat a familiar face in Rafael Nadal over five sets in Melbourne at the Australian Open. It was a seesaw battle which saw Federer ultimately get the best of Nadal. Federer was a +115 dog in the match.

01.28.2017

Super Bowl 51 is just one week away and online sportsbooks are dialing up their best and most creative promotions. While all sportsbooks are still fixed on the number of 3, betting sites are distinguishing themselves from the competition by offering enticing sign up perks to reward first time depositors.

01.28.2017

Sportsbook Review's Odds Couple, Peter Loshak and Mike Brenner, cover the betting slate with respect to Saturday's college basketball card. The pair focus on Notre Dame at Georgia Tech and North Carolina at Miami Florida. Notre Dame opened as -6.5 point favorites against Georgia Tech. 52.5% of sports bettors are siding with the Fighting Irish against Georgia Tech.

01.28.2017

Sportsbook Review's Natalie Van Rydstrom and Peter Loshak cover the upcoming 2017 Miss Universe betting odds and preview the contestants who are at the top of the odds board at bookmakers. As of this publication, sportsbooks have set Miss Colombia, Andrea Tovar, with the best chance at being crowned Miss Universe at the odds of +350.

01.28.2017

A Cloudbet Sportsbook player has shared a negative experience he recently had with the bitcoin exclusive betting site. He recently placed two live in-play bets, had them confirmed and added to his history, and then removed from his history within three minutes. Both of the wagers were winners. Support claimed the bets were not actually placed.

01.28.2017

Serena Williams regained the world number one ranking and captured her 23rd Grand Slam title with today's 6-4 6-4 victory against older sister Venus Williams in straight sets. Serena was on point throughout the Australian Open giving backers very little reason to sweat as the game American did not drop a set all tournament.

01.27.2017

Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal. The enduring battle that never gets old. SBR Forum members are currently dissecting the tennis odds set by bookmakers which has Nadal as a slight favorite at -115 for this weekend's Australian Open Grand Slam championship. After early round upsets dismissed Djokovic and Murray, Federer and Nadal are the last two standing.

01.27.2017

Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal. The enduring battle that never gets old. SBR Forum members are currently dissecting the tennis odds set by bookmakers which has Nadal as a slight favorite at -115 for this weekend's Australian Open Grand Slam championship. After early round upsets dismissed Djokovic and Murray, Federer and Nadal are the last two standing.

01.27.2017

Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal. The enduring battle that never gets old. SBR Forum members are currently dissecting the tennis odds set by bookmakers which has Nadal as a slight favorite at -115 for this weekend's Australian Open Grand Slam championship. After early round upsets dismissed Djokovic and Murray, Federer and Nadal are the last two standing.

01.27.2017

Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal. The enduring battle that never gets old. SBR Forum members are currently dissecting the tennis odds set by bookmakers which has Nadal as a slight favorite at -115 for this weekend's Australian Open Grand Slam championship. After early round upsets dismissed Djokovic and Murray, Federer and Nadal are the last two standing.

01.27.2017

Sportsbook Review's Natalie Rydstrom and Peter Loshak discussed Super Bowl 51 from a betting perspective in today's SBR Video release. They discuss how sports bettors should make sure to go with a reduced juice sportsbook such as Pinnacle when making Super Bowl 51 picks and Peter shares his Super Bowl prop betting strategy.

01.27.2017

A Topbet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player originally reported that he has been waiting since December 23 for a $400 payout. The player had only been given generic information regarding processor delays prompting him to file a sportsbook complaint with SBR. SBR escalated the issue to Topbet management, who switched the player's withdrawal to bitcoin.

01.27.2017

Many times you hear sports gambling compared to investing in the U.S. stock market. It's basically all about informed speculation in both areas. If you are a bull market investor in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, then it could be wise to root for the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl LI on Feb. 5 against the New England Patriots.

01.27.2017

Many times you hear sports gambling compared to investing in the U.S. stock market. It's basically all about informed speculation in both areas. If you are a bull market investor in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, then it could be wise to root for the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl LI on Feb. 5 against the New England Patriots.

01.27.2017

Many times you hear sports gambling compared to investing in the U.S. stock market. It's basically all about informed speculation in both areas. If you are a bull market investor in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, then it could be wise to root for the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl LI on Feb. 5 against the New England Patriots.

01.27.2017

Many times you hear sports gambling compared to investing in the U.S. stock market. It's basically all about informed speculation in both areas. If you are a bull market investor in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, then it could be wise to root for the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl LI on Feb. 5 against the New England Patriots.

01.27.2017

If you’re a smart shopper, you probably have several go-to locations to get your stuff. One store may have the best produce, another the best meat. And the prices will vary, so comparison shopping is a must. Sportsbooks are no different. Each book offers you a unique betting experience, and there’s always a bargain to be had if you shop around.

01.27.2017

If you’re a smart shopper, you probably have several go-to locations to get your stuff. One store may have the best produce, another the best meat. And the prices will vary, so comparison shopping is a must. Sportsbooks are no different. Each book offers you a unique betting experience, and there’s always a bargain to be had if you shop around.