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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.

04.23.2017

Team USA remains locked in first place in the 2017 SBR Forum World Poker Cup. Blankoblanco has cashed 20 different times in a display of poker playing mastery and leads all participants with over 5,700 accumulated points. It is not too late to play and represent your region with pride for a chance to win thousands of betpoints. | Contest Details

04.23.2017

The Boston Celtics are favored by 2.5 points against the Chicago Bulls in game four of the NBA Playoffs. Online sportsbooks have set the total for game four at 204 points. An SBR Sports Picks writer has broken down the game from a handicapping perspective and covers what he feels sports bettors should consider regarding the total.

04.22.2017

Dimeline Sportsbook players with feedback are encouraged to write to mail@sportsbookreview.com. SBR reported earlier this month that the sportsbook was without betting lines for two weeks. Dimeline has advised SBR that their software is back up and running and has said that payouts are bieng processed as normal.

04.22.2017

Sportsbook Review originally reported on March 28 that a Topbet player had been owed $400 since February 24. The player reported that he was offered a 50% cash bonus in exchange for cancelling his payout request. He denied the offer and requested to be paid his funds. The player has confirmed receiving payment yesterday from the sports betting site.

04.22.2017

No team in the NFC has been more consistent this decade than the Green Bay Packers as they have made the playoffs every year since 2009. Will that streak continue? An SBR Picks writer breaks down the Packers 2017 strength of schedule as well as their NFL futures odds.

04.21.2017

Sportsbook Review's Natalie Van Rydstrom recaps the recent news involving a partnership struck by the NBA and fantasy sports operator PlayON. The NBA looks to increase their global fan base by parterning up with the international operator in the nascent industry.

04.21.2017

Update 4/25: The player has updated SBR Forum that he has received payment in full.

MyBookie.ag (SBR rating C) has advised SBR that they are ready to process payment via bitcoin to complete a player's withdrawal request that could not be fulfilled through a traditional banking option. The player shared his frustration on the process on SBR Forum regarding his initial payout request. SBR asked the player to update the board once he receives payment.

04.21.2017

Three more NBA playoff Game 3s on Friday night as those series all switch cities. Teddy Covers and Pauly Howard will take a close look at Celtics-Bulls,  Rockets-Thunder, and Clippers-Jazz on Friday’s Sports BIT show, along with bad beats, the NFL schedule release and other interesting betting-related tidbits around the sports world.

04.20.2017

The NFL schedule has been released for the 2017-18 season and SBR Forum posters wasted no time starting a thread to discuss the news. The season opens Thursday, September 7 with the defending champion New England Patriots at home against the Kansas City Chiefs. Join the discussion at SBR Forum.

04.20.2017

On Thursday’s SportsBIT show, Teddy Covers & Pauly Howard look at the three Game 3s in the NBA on Thursday night, with each series shifting to the home of the lower-seeded team. Just one of the three series is tied at one. The guys also take a look at some bad beats across the sports world and more.