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05.01.2016

The point spread betting market is divided fairly evenly in tonight's Indiana Pacers vs. Toronto Raptors NBA playoffs game. Follow the NBA sportsbook betting consensus in this article which lists wagering data available from the NBA Basketball betting odds grid at Sportsbook Review, as well as real-time updates from 35 betting sites.

04.30.2016

Sportsbook Review's Natalie Rydstrom walks readers through how to use bitcoin to deposit to sports betting sites in today's industry news broadcast. Bitcoin has taken the online sports betting world by storm as players embrace a method that allows for painless transactions that are quick and easy to complete.

04.30.2016

A TonyBet Sportsbook player has filed a complaint. The player deposited one month ago via EcoPayz and claimed that most of his bets won, resulting in a balance around $3,577 (10K Turkish Lira). After requesting a payout, he was told that the cashier was having technical problems and so he continued playing.

04.30.2016

Search a complete list of online sportsbook rating changes by using the upgrade/downgrade rating change log at Sportsbook Review. Players are urged to consider the standing of every sports betting website before depositing their hard-earned funds. Online betting sites rated from D- to F are part of the worst sportsbook blacklist.

04.29.2016

Sportsbook Review has embedded the Kentucky Derby betting odds on offer from top sports betting sites in the Triple Crown betting directory. The Kentucky Derby takes place Saturday, May 7. Nyquist is currently the shortest priced horse to win at odds generally available around +300 to +350, meaning that a $100 wager returns up to $350 in profit.

04.29.2016

Online sportsbook Bovada (SBR rating A) has agreed to credit all players who had wagers on Portland to win their series vs. the LA Clippers with wins. Management believed that there was human trader error which was covered in their policy with respect to bad lines, but the failure to notify players of the cancellation prompted Bovada to in good faith credit the players with wins.

04.29.2016

A Dobet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has filed a payout complaint. The player has waited four weeks for two pending withdrawals and that he has received no acknowledgment from the sports betting website concerning when or if he will be paid. SBR reported back in November that a player filed a payout complaint against the blacklisted website.

04.29.2016

A big congrats to Team Canada for winning the 2016 SBR World Poker Cup. The closest competition in five years of running the event, Team Canada was neck and neck with Team USA to start the final day of championship play but dominated most of Thursday's twelve tournaments en route to a 10,000 betpoints pot.

04.28.2016

Sportsbook Review asks LSbet players with feedback to write to help@sportsbookreview.com. LSBet was previously in the SBR news headlines for a bonus complaint involving a player being admininstered with €3 wagering limits. The online sportsbook declined comment to SBR on the case, and the player was left having to make over a hundred wagers.

04.28.2016

Online sportsbook Rivalo has been removed from the sportsbook blacklist and has been upgraded to the rating level of D. The sports betting site has reopened communication channels with Sportsbook Review and has expressed a willingness to hear SBR's opinion on cases where players believe they were treated unfairly.

04.28.2016

Pigskin gamblers can celebrate as the NFL draft signals that the calendar is flipping closer to the start of the new NFL season. Teams that have exceptional drafts may see small adjustments to their Super Bowl futures outright value as online bookmakers tighten their odds. This article lists some of the prop bets on offer from betting sites.

04.28.2016

Today is the final day in the 2016 SBR World Poker Cup. It is a three horse race and the most competitive poker series in World Cup history as Teams USA, Canada, and World are locked in at 30, 29, and 29 points respectively. The stakes could not be higher than in each of today's twelve SBR Poker tournaments.

04.27.2016

The top sports betting site poll running at SBR Forum has nine days left before the results are official. This article lists the top 10 online betting sites according to the SBR community of online sports bettors. SBR encourages all forum members to cast their vote on the top three sportsbooks as they see them.

04.27.2016

Otobet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) has addressed the complaint reported by a player who claimed that his €4,700 balance was confiscated. This article lists Otobet's response to the player's version of the story, which was reported originally yesterday. Otobet Sportsbook was added to the betting sites rating guide on April 8.

04.27.2016

A VitalBet Sportsbook player has filed a complaint. The player originally deposited €50 to the online sportsbook in exchange for a backend bonus of €50. He lost his first few wagers and then had his balance funded with the bonus cash. The player fulfilled the bonus rollover requirement and sent his ID documents to verify his account for a payout.

04.26.2016

A Fonbet Sportsbook player has filed a complaint. The player has claimed he has attempted to place a withdrawal for more than two weeks from the sports betting site unsuccessfully. He has complied with the request to show a picture holding his passport but this has not satisfied the online sportsbook's KYC request.

04.26.2016

Teams Canada and United States are presently tied for first place in the 2016 SBR World Poker Cup. The championship round began yesterday with Canada taking the lead after day one, until US tied it up after the first tournament of day two. An additional 11 tournaments will run the rest of the day. This article lists the updated standings.

04.26.2016

A ZenitBet Sportsbook player reported receiving a partial payout before having his account zeroed out and winnings confiscated by the blacklisted online sportsbook. The player was paid 14,999 Rubles or $227 before having the remaining $545 in his account confiscated. The player has been given no explanation on the confiscation.

04.26.2016

An Otobet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has filed a complaint. The player has a balance of €4,700 with the online sports betting site. He claims to have submitted all documents required for him to satisfactorily pass the Know Your Customer (KYC) process, however, he has received only a refund of his initial deposit of €175.

04.25.2016

An SBR Forum poster has created a discussion thread asking how to get started depositing with bitcoin to online sports betting sites. Earlier this year, Sportsbook Review conducted a four part video webinar covering the basics of using bitcoin from a sports gambler's perspective, including what bitcoin is in the first place.

04.25.2016

VitalBet Sportsbook has provided comment on the player complaint reported yesterday. A player claimed that shortly after asking for payment of €1,000 that his sports betting account was locked, and that he was not given an update from the online betting site explaining why his account access was blocked.

04.25.2016

The final 48 have advanced to the championship stage of the SBR World Poker Cup 2016. Representatives for team World, Canada, Team US, and Team Confederate are playing 40 tournaments over the next four days to decides who walks home with the most betpoints and the respect of the SBR Poker community.

04.24.2016

Online sportsbook Betsafe (SBR rating C-) has addressed the payout complaint reported by a player last week. A player claimed that after attempting to initiate the withdrawal of his balance his account access was restricted, despite passing the Know Your Customer (KYC) process by having a telephone call.

04.24.2016

Twelve full days remain in the top sports betting site poll running at the SBR Sports Bettors forum. The entire 410,000 member strong community has been surveyed and asked to rate their top three online sportsbooks. Votes are being counted through end of day May 6. This article lists the current top 10 online sportsbooks.

04.24.2016

Shop for all NBA playoffs odds using SBR Odds. Online sports bettors can find matchup statistics, line history, and real-time updates using the NBA basketball betting grid. By creating a free SBR Forum username, users can customize the order of online sports betting website on each page of the SBR odds tool.