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09.11.2016

NFL sports betting is unlike any other sport in the world because its betting odds are known as the sharpest in the industry and hardest to beat for an average Joe. All hope is not lost, however, because being an advantage player is not as hard as it sounds. There are sportsbooks every gambler needs in his or her line-up to maximize their expected return. It is up to players to make sure that they are sharks and not guppies.

09.11.2016

The NFL Betting Odds grid lists all week one NFL full game markets on the board from online sportsbooks. Line history of each game is available for every sportsbook featured on the grid; simply click on any of the odds on the page to pull out the line moves history. Users can customize SBR Odds to see ten sportsbooks odds simultaneously.

09.11.2016

There are three simple and effective ways to narrow down the search for a new online sportsbook on the SBR network. Instead of being blinded by website bells and whistles or trusting your gut instinct, it is important that players use the resources at their disposal and consider these three methods of analyzing any new sportsbook before sending their hard-earned funds.

09.11.2016

A Topbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has filed a payout complaint. On July 26, the player requested a payout from the sports betting site in the amount of $2,107. The payout window was supposed to be 10 to 15 business days, but as of today the payment has yet to be received and the player has received only generic updates from the sportsbook.

09.10.2016

Players who are looking for an additional sportsbook account to find value for the first NFL Sunday are encouraged to weigh the offers posted in the betting sites bonuses directory. Offers are categorized and sorted first by True Bonus Value — a formula SBR uses to compare the strength of sportsbook bonus offers.

09.10.2016

Online sportsbook Otobet has received a sportsbook rating change from D to D-. The betting site has had several slow-pay complaints filed by players recently and has not been communicative with Sportsbook Review as of late concerning these issues. Players are asked to submit a sportsbook complaint form if in need of assistance.

09.10.2016

A BetClic Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has filed a sportsbook complaint. The player has claimed that his sports betting account has been suspended for a period of one month. The player provided his ID to the online sportsbook along with his utility bill and a photograph holding his ID, but he is still unable to access his funds.

09.10.2016

The 2016 Beat The Prick (BTP) 12 handicapping contest is officially open for week one picks. This year's flagship contest on the Sportsbook Review network gives away $50,000 to the top 100 NFL and College Football handicappers based on total units accumulated through the course of the 17-week handicapping contest.

09.09.2016

Sportsbook Review's Natalie Rydstrom guides readers through how to shop for a new sportsbook using the betting sites rating guide. Sports bettors can take advantage of Amazon style filters to browse for a new sportsbooks. Sportsbook Review detailed earlier in the week some of the most popular sportsbook searches according to user stats.

09.09.2016

A Topbet Sportsbook player has claimed that two payouts for $2,500 each have not been received. The requests were made dating back to July 5, 2016. The player has been in constant contact with customer service but has not received any firm updates on when the payouts are expected to be received.

09.09.2016

Update 2:16PM ET: Cloudbet management addressed the case and clarified that they were performing system upgrades which caused some wagers not to be graded on-time. The player's bet has since been graded.

A Cloudbet Sportsbook player has submitted negative feedback concerning the amount of time it has taken for an MLB sports wager to be graded as a winner. The bet was made more than 24 hours ago and has yet to be settled. Cloudbet players have frequently complained of tardy wager settlement times.

09.08.2016

Nitrogen Sports (SBR rating B+) has provided an update on the reports of delayed transactions. SBR Forum members noted yesterday that deposits and withdrawals were significantly delayed beyond the normal time-frame. Deposits took up to three hours in some cases and one player reported a payout request taking 45 minutes.

09.08.2016

Realbet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) have addressed the payout complaint a player filed regarding an unpaid $1,350 from a payout request originally made on February 27. The player has to date only received a refund of his initial deposit and has not been given any information on when his withdrawal will be completed.

09.08.2016

An SBR Forum poster has shared that his online sportsbook has placed him on a payment plan. The player had his account closed on June 6 by the betting site and he has been forced to accept installments of his total balance; so far, the player has had to pay more than 15% in fees to receive a total of $1,600.

09.07.2016

The sportsbook bonuses grid has had changes recorded for Heritage Sports, Bovada, BetOnline, and Sportsbetting.ag this week. Users can compare each website's bonus and applicable fine-print using the directory. For additional questions and for confirmation of bonus eligibility SBR suggests that players first contact each sportsbook.

09.07.2016

Professional handicapper "The Prick" has released his five picks to start the 2016 Beat The Prick (BTP) contest at the Sportsbook Review network. The BTP contest has run for eleven previous years on SBR Forum and is the community's flagship contest, boasting a $50,000 prize-pool to the top 100 contestants.

09.07.2016

A second Realbet Sportsbook player has submitted a payout complaint. The player requested a payout of $1,715 on February 27 and submitted all of the required documents necessary to verify his account with the online sportsbook. Shortly thereafter the player received a confirmation that the request was approved.

09.06.2016

A second SmartLiveGaming player has written in to Sportsbook Review to log that he has an unpaid balance of €900. The player has been unable to receive any information from the sports betting website concerning the status of his funds since the sportsbook had their operational license revoked by the UK Gambling Commission last month.

09.06.2016

Starting this morning, select Heritage Sports (SBR rating A+) players will see an option to begin using new and improved betting software. A banner is displayed on the Heritage homepage, and the top navigation bar to try out the new wagering software, labeled 2K16 Sports. Players who would like to try out the updated software are free to request the option be turned on.

09.06.2016

A Realbet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has filed a payout complaint seeking Sportsbook Review's assistance. The player requested a payout of $350 from the online sportsbook back in April of this year. He has been informed of processing delays several times since writing in to ask about when he will be paid.