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09.16.2016

Mexico's Saul "Canelo" Alvarez opened as a -1200 betting favorite against Britain's Liam Smith for Saturday's Pay-Per-View (PPV) boxing event. Sports betting sites have released a steady stream of proposition wagers involving cinnamon headed Alvarez in the bout, which may be more desirable for bettors than laying the lumber.

09.15.2016

A Topbet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player has filed a payment complaint. The player is owed $1,188 and has been waiting for over a month to receive his funds. The player has been given generic updates, as have around a dozen others who have similarly filed slow-pay complaints, suggesting that third-parties processors are to blame.

09.15.2016

Bitcoin gambling site mBit (SBR rating D+) is no longer operating its online sportsbook. mBit continues to remain open as a casino. Sportsbook Review introduced mBit into the online sportsbooks rating guide in September at the mark of D+. mBit has been removed from the list of bitcoin accepting sportsbooks as a result of the change.

09.15.2016

Online sports gamblers have caused the line to drop from -2.5 to +1 on the Buffalo Bills in tonight's Thursday Night Football NFL game against the New York Jets. The game kicks off at 8:25PM ET. For detailed line history from more than 35 online sportsbooks and match-up statistics, visit the NFL Odds Grid.

09.15.2016

Online sports gamblers have caused the line to drop from -2.5 to +1 on the Buffalo Bills in tonight's Thursday Night Football NFL game against the New York Jets. The game kicks off at 8:25PM ET. For detailed line history from more than 35 online sportsbooks and match-up statistics, visit the NFL Odds Grid.

09.15.2016

Online sports gamblers have caused the line to drop from -2.5 to +1 on the Buffalo Bills in tonight's Thursday Night Football NFL game against the New York Jets. The game kicks off at 8:25PM ET. For detailed line history from more than 35 online sportsbooks and match-up statistics, visit the NFL Odds Grid.

09.15.2016

Online sports gamblers have caused the line to drop from -2.5 to +1 on the Buffalo Bills in tonight's Thursday Night Football NFL game against the New York Jets. The game kicks off at 8:25PM ET. For detailed line history from more than 35 online sportsbooks and match-up statistics, visit the NFL Odds Grid.

09.14.2016

Online sports bettors are discussing A+ rated betting site BetDSI at SBR Forum. A reader surveyed the forum on the online sportsbook after noting that he was considering adding the sportsbook to his line-up of sportsbooks due to their deposit bonus. The online sportsbook is one of over 40 betting sites that offer bitcoin for player deposits and withdrawals.

09.14.2016

A third SmartLiveGaming player has written to Sportsbook Review. The player has not received payment for his closing balance with the online sportsbook. Sportsbook Review reported that the UK Gambling Commission revoked SmartLiveGaming's operating license in August. Players have reported being owed over €8,000 respectively.

09.14.2016

Parlay wagering is an incredibly fun method of sports betting that involves multiple outcomes for higher payoffs. Both recreational and professional players alike use this form of betting to simultaneously have action on ongoing games for higher payouts than what would be received wagering on each game straight up and winning.

09.13.2016

A Sportsbook.com (SBR rating D-) player has claimed that a $1,000 payout is overdue from July 11. The player has been waiting a total of ten weeks to receive his payout, meanwhile the sports betting site advertises six to eight weeks to receive payments sent by way of cheque. This is an industry worst time-frame to be paid.

09.13.2016

Week two of the $50,000 NFL and College Football betting contest is now open for picks. Sportsbook Review congratulates all week one winners who shared part of the 150,000 points payout for their performance outscoring professional handicapper "The Prick" based on net units. There is still plenty of time left to join the free handicapping contest and be eligible for the $50,000 in year-end payouts distributed to the top 100.

09.13.2016

Sportsbook Review receives many complaints from players on various issues, payout related, customer service, platform issues, the list goes on: However one of the recurring complaints is that players think that their bonus was handled unfairly, or that their wager was not graded properly. These are some of the most avoidable disputes.

09.12.2016

Topbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) has said that they are investigating the player complaint reported recently. On July 26, a player asked for a payout from the sports betting site for $2,107. The payout was only supposed to take anywhere from 10 to 15 business days, but the funds have not been received to date.

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.