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06.15.2016

Online sportsbooks have released NFL regular season win totals. Sportsbook Review has compared the prices offered for the projected win total market for all 32 NFL teams. By line-shopping for the best available price, sports bettors can make sure that they're getting the best of it from betting sites with every wager.

06.14.2016

Daily fantasy betting giants DraftKings and FanDuel are discussing a possible merger, according to Bloomberg.com and multiple media sources. The fantasy sports operators have been in and out of court for one reason or another since the insider trading scandal first exploded during football season last year.

06.14.2016

An Otobet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has filed a payout complaint. The player has been waiting approximately two weeks for a €600 withdrawal. Additionally, the player would like to request a payout of his remaining €2,400 balance but is unable to do so until Otobet Sportsbook honors his current request.

06.13.2016

Online sports gamblers who double as investors were very happy this morning. SBR Forum posters discussed being bullish on the digital currency last week at the bitcoin sports betting forum following steady weekly gains. Today bitcoin surpassed the $700 mark for the first time since February 2014.

06.13.2016

Online sportsbook CRSportsBet (SBR rating D) and sister site FastWager (SBR rating D) have informed SBR that they have added bitcoin to their cashier. As of right now bitcoin is a deposit only option at both online sportsbooks but support for bitcoin withdrawals is reportedly coming by football season in September.

06.13.2016

A Betfair player has submitted a complaint. The player accepted a starting bonus with the betting exchange and sportsbook and by the time he completed his rollover requirement his balance held approximately €1,000. At this point, the player ordered and successfully received a €250 withdrawal via Skrill.

06.13.2016

The Golden State Warriors are -5.5 point favorites at most online sportsbooks to win the NBA championship tonight against the Cleveland Cavaliers. Golden State opened as 8 point favorites, however betting sites adjusted the market following the one-game suspension of Golden State's Draymond Green.

06.13.2016

SBR Forum invites readers to participate in the free predict the score contest for game 5 of the NBA Finals. The first man or woman to correctly predict the final score for both the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors will walk away with a $225 electronic pizza gift card. The card can be redeemed from Papa John's or Pizza Hut.

06.12.2016

The Sportsbook Review betting odds staff would like to hear from you. Fill out this SBR Odds questionnaire and share your feedback on the pros and cons of SBR odds as you see them, and let the SBR Odds developers know what shiny new feature(s) you'd like to see added to the betting odds grid next.

06.11.2016

An SBR Forum reader wrote in via email sharing his feedback that his online sportsbook of choice would like to issue his withdrawal in bitcoin instead of the option he initially used to deposit. The player wanted SBR's opinion on if the situation was fair or not, because he is somewhat reluctant to transact with bitcoin.

06.11.2016

The Golden State Warriors opened as 8 point favorites to win game 5 of the NBA Finals and the championship Monday night against the Cleveland Cavaliers. Sportsbook Review has released an early NBA betting consensus report on how players are wagering game five at online sportsbooks so far.

06.11.2016

Sportsbook Review encourages BetSolo players with feedback to write to mail@sportsbookreview.com. The sports betting site was cleared of wrongdoing in a bonus complaint where a player believed that he was shorted of €625. The online sportsbook provided SBR a public statement during the course of the complaint.

06.11.2016

Sportsbook Review reported on March 24 that a Topbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player was owed $1,100 from a February 26 payout request. The player has yet to be paid by the online sportsbook. SBR recently lowered Topbet's rating from C to C- due to the sportsbook's inability to issue payouts on time.

06.10.2016

Online sportsbook Bet365 (SBR rating A+) must pay a massive $2.75 million fine for allegedly "misleading" Australian punters with their free bet advertisements. The Australian federal court ruled that Bet365's $200 free bet offer for new customers was misleading because customers had to deposit and wager $200 first.

06.10.2016

This article lists the NBA betting report for Game 4 of the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cavaliers won as small home favorites in game 3 and are currently -2.5 in game 4 at most sports betting sites. The betting statistics cited are powered by the SBR NBA betting odds grid.

06.10.2016

Online sportsbook Pinnacle (SBR rating A+) plans to return to the UK market. The popular Curacao based betting site is targeting Q4 2016 to submit its UK gambling license and may be accepting sports bets on or before the start of 2017. SBR reported in September 2014 that Pinnacle exited the UK market.

06.10.2016

SBR Forum has posted tonight's progressive pizza jackpot for predicting the final score of the NBA Finals game 4. Simply pick the correct exact final score for both the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers to win a $210 pizza gift card. As there have been no winners in previous weeks, the prize has skyrocketed from $15 originally all the way up to $210.

06.09.2016

BetAtHome Sportsbook (SBR rating C) has declined to provide comment on the €1,300 winnings confiscation complaint reported yesterday by Sportsbook Review. A player claimed to have originally deposited €2,150 before losing his whole deposit, at which point he redeposited a smaller sum and increased his balance to €1,300.

06.09.2016

A Betin Sportsbook player has filed a payout complaint. The sports bettor claimed that he asked for a €206 withdrawal via Skrill othree weeks ago. The player pointed out that the Betin Sportsbook website advertises a payout time-frame of two to three working days. He has received no firm update on when he will be paid.

06.09.2016

A BetClic Sportsbook player has filed a complaint. The player claimed that he registered with the online betting site a few weeks ago and made a £110 deposit. He placed his account balance on a single bet which lost before depositing again for £230. However, the player did not receive any bonus offers and decided to withdraw the balance.

06.08.2016

A BetAtHome Sportsbook (SBR rating C) player has filed a complaint with Sportsbook Review. The player claimed that he deposited €2,150 originally and lost this amount. After a later deposit, the player managed winnings of around €1,300. At this point, BetAtHome Sportsbook asked him to send his ID documents.

06.08.2016

The Golden State Warriors are -1 road favorites at most online sportsbooks in tonight's NBA finals game 3 matchup. This article lists the NBA betting consensus statistics for Game 3 of the NBA Finals. By line-shopping using free resources such as the NBA Odds grid, bettors can make sure that they are getting the best of it from their bookmakers.

06.08.2016

SBR Forum has posted tonight's progressive pizza jackpot for predicting the final score of the NBA Finals game 3 between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers. Since there have been no winners in the free predict the score contest the previous round of NBA play, the jackpot has grown from an initial $15 all the way up to $195.