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01.05.2017

Bitcoin has finally cooled off a bit after cracking $1,140 for the first time in over two years. The day's range has seen the digital currency bounce between $885.41 and $1,136.72 per Bitstamp movements. As of this publication bitcoin is trading at $988. What does this rapid price fluctuation mean for online sports bettors?

01.04.2017

Bet365 Sportsbook (SBR rating A+) has introduced a new feature called Edit Bet which allows bettors to add, swap, or remove selections from unsettled accumulator (parlay) bets, and to swap or add selections to unsettled straight bets. Edit Bet is offered on mobile and tablet sized devices to allow for easy bet management on the go.

01.04.2017

One game remains to determine the final standing of the $10,500 NCAA Bowl Contest. SBR Forum members garvardntl and brooks85 have a team entry which currently leads all contestants with 24 points. In the event that the pair hit their four star prediction on the Alabama vs. Clemson championship, they will lock up the $5,000 first place prize.

01.04.2017

A Topbet Sportsbook player has filed a sportsbook complaint. The player has claimed that he requested a payout of $1,200 on November 29 via cheque and has yet to receive his withdrawal. The player is unwilling to switch to another method such as bitcoin to allow for a quicker payout experience.

01.03.2017

It is essential that prior to making any picks on the NFL Wild Card round that players do their homework and know which online sportsbooks should be avoided. Once you're all set with a quality sportsbook, check out this video by SBR's Odds Couple, Peter Loshak and Mike Brenner, which tackles the subject of NFL Wild Card betting value with Doug Upstone.

01.02.2017

An Otobet Sportsbook (SBR rating F) player has added his name to the no-pays list. The player requested a payout of €300 on December 18. He has received no responses from Otobet concerning his payout request since asking for his funds, and has contacted the betting site numerous times. Otobet no longer responds to SBR inquiries.

01.02.2017

Users have submitted positive feedback on using bitcoin with Jazz Sports, as well as sister sportsbooks ABC Islands and Looselines. SBR has added Jazz to the bitcoin sportsbooks list, along with information pertaining to how Jazz handles bitcoin withdrawals and currency conversion for bitcoin deposits.

01.02.2017

Digital currency bitcoin is off to an explosive start in 2017 cracking $1,020 early Monday morning. Gamblers who had to return to the office Monday morning were likely notified through smartphone applications that monitor the price of the digital coin. Many such players opt to store a percentage of their bankroll in bitcoin.

01.01.2017

Alabama opened as 6.5 point favorites against Clemson in the college football championship. The game kicks off Monday, January 9 at 8:00PM ET. Clemson has received a majority of the public money thus far following their 31-0 drubbing of Ohio State as a 2.5 point underdog. Track all line movements prior to kickoff using SBR Odds.

01.01.2017

The calendar has flipped to January 1, 2017, which signals one of the most coveted times of the year for players who are ready to start wagering on the NFL playoffs as well as the college football championship. The start of a new month also indicates that it is time to track sportsbook payouts for consistency.

01.01.2017

It is the final week of the 2016 NFL regular season. Track all week 17 odds and lives scores using SBR Odds. The season's final week creates the opportunity for bettors to hunt for correlated parlays and value closing out the season prior to the start of the NFL playoffs. Bookmakers have priced the Patriots as the most likely team to win Super Bowl LI.

12.31.2016

It was a brief and glorious 48 seconds for online sports bettors who wagered on Amanda Nunes retaining her title against Ronda Rousey. Despite Rousey's 13 month absence from the Octagon, online sportsbooks installed the vaunted American as a -160 favorite. Late steam came in on Rousey pushing her past -180 at a few sportsbooks.

12.31.2016

It is college football bowl game day and the jury verdict has not changed: Online sportsbooks see the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Ohio State Buckeyes locking horns in the championship next Monday, January 9. Alabama is an overwhelming -14.5 point favorite in their battle with Washington, while the Buckeyes are favored by less than a field goal against Clemson.

12.30.2016

There's a new sheriff in town in the $10,500 NCAA Bowl Contest at SBR Forum. JoeyBagels has temporarily dethroned Igor_1965 with his score of 17 units in this year's bowl handicapping contest. It is still anybody's game though when taking a peak at the total possible units scoreboard; Joey can finish with as many as 24, which is less than other contestants gunning for his spot.

12.30.2016

Bitcoin might sound intimidating — digital cryptocurrency using blockchain technology doesn't exactly roll off the tongue — but it is truly simple to get started, even for a complete beginner. This is why Sportsbook Review created the how to use bitcoin for sports betting tutorial. It all starts with creating an account at any bitcoin exchange where you can buy and sell bitcoin.

12.30.2016

Ronda Rousey is favored by about -159 at most betting sites to defeat current champion Amanda Nunes in her return to the Octagon tonight. The line, which opened at -215, previously dipped as low as -135 this week prior to a surge of money on the American. Rousey is continuing her media blackout which is only adding to the intrigue headed into the pay-per-view bout.

12.29.2016

There are just five days remaining in the $50,000 NFL and College Football sports betting contest known as Beat The Prick 12. It is looking like contestant timmyboy34243 has the $10,000 prize wrapped up provided he does not make another play in the contest and that DaColts chooses to stick with his current 2nd place standing.

12.28.2016

Heritage Sports (SBR rating A+) has made a significant update to its wagering platform with a new feature that allows users to create their own player prop bets. Users can step into the shoes of bookmakers and set what they believe a player's line should be in key scoring or game performance areas and then accept or reject the odds given.

12.28.2016

Christmas 2016 is the gift that keeps on giving to bitcoin speculators, sports gamblers, and merchants with skin in the game. The digital currency is presently just about $32 away from cracking the $1,000 mark; even conservative radio show host Alex Jones has suggested bitcoin is a must have global currency which is not done growing yet.

12.28.2016

Week 17 may just be a formality for teams that have already secured entry into the NFL playoffs, but it's just another day at the office for online sports bettors looking to pick off value and make sure that they get the best of it with their online sportsbooks of choice. View the mid-week consensus data at SBR Odds.

12.28.2016

Four college bowls kick off today starting with Northwestern taking on Pittsburgh (23). Pittsburgh is the favorite at -4.5 points and also happens to be the best bet of professional handicapper The Prick in this year's $50,000 NFL and College Football sports handicapping contest. This article summarizes the betting action.

12.27.2016

Igor_1965 is holding on for dear life in the 2016 NCAA Bowl Contest being held at SBR Forum. There is $10,000 hanging in the balance plus $500 for last place in this year's installment of the exclusive contest. SBR Forum member JoeyBagels is just one point shy of Igor_1965's score in the bowl contest.

12.27.2016

Igor_1965 is holding on for dear life in the 2016 NCAA Bowl Contest being held at SBR Forum. There is $10,000 hanging in the balance plus $500 for last place in this year's installment of the exclusive contest. SBR Forum member JoeyBagels is just one point shy of Igor_1965's score in the bowl contest.

12.27.2016

Igor_1965 is holding on for dear life in the 2016 NCAA Bowl Contest being held at SBR Forum. There is $10,000 hanging in the balance plus $500 for last place in this year's installment of the exclusive contest. SBR Forum member JoeyBagels is just one point shy of Igor_1965's score in the bowl contest.