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12.24.2015

 The sportsbook bonuses directory compares bonuses from more than 50 online sportsbooks. The online sports betting websites displayed are in mixed standing with players and SBR. Websites rated C or above are listed on-page. For the best possible experience, SBR suggests that players limit their financial transactions with online sportsbooks rated at least B or higher.

12.24.2015

Nearly one full week is in the books for the 2015 NCAA Bowl Contest. The contest awards $10,500 in cold, hard cash prizes, along with over 100,000 betpoints to the top seven contestants, which can be redeemed from the SBR Store. A total of 77 members entered this year's contest, which required a 2,500 point entry fee.

12.24.2015

A Cloudbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) player has submitted a wagering complaint. The player claims that the bitcoin exclusive online sportsbook incorrectly settled a wager which was placed for the ful game during the second half as a loss, depriving the player of his winnings for the market. 24 hours have since passed, and the issue is unresolved.

12.23.2015

Online betting exchange Betfair (SBR rating A-) has announced that it will fully exit the Canadian market as of 14 January 2016. On this date, residents of Canada will no longer be permitted to place a wager or register with the betting exchange. Additionally, pending wagers will be voided as of this date and the funds returned.

12.23.2015

Paddy Power (SBR rating B+) and betting exchange Betfair (SBR rating A-) have taken a big step towards a £5 billion ($7.5 billion) merger after both sets of shareholders voted in favour of the deal. The two firms held simultaneous extraordinary meetings to allow shareholders to vote, and an overwhelming 99.9% were in favour of the merger.

12.23.2015

Daily fantasy sports operators are taking a beating on their revenue as the furore over their legality rages on. DraftKings and FanDuel have been celebrating after being allowed to return to the NYmarket, but the negative publicity appears to have damaged their popularity. In NFL Week 15, entry numbers to FanDuel’s guaranteed games fell for the tenth week in a row.

12.23.2015

Week 16 of the 2015 Beat The Prick contest is now open for member picks. While the deadline has passed for the $30,000 in prizes, members can still join today to compete for the last week's 150,000 in free play points. The format of the Beat Thecontest is to make five picks a week on NFL or College Football point spreads or totals..

12.22.2015

Online sportsbooks can be compared by players interested in wagering on NFL and College Football teasers using the Sportsbook Review comparison chart. The best football teasers odds shows a variety of the market's best online sportsbooks for wagering on both NFL and College Football, including traditional and super teasers.

12.22.2015

Before the internet boom, players had less resources at their finger tips and relied moreso on the experience of their immediate circles, that is assuming their immediate circle was comprised of sports bettors. Nowadays, there is no excuse with depositing randomly at betting websites that do not deserve a chance at your hard-earned funds.

12.22.2015

Sportsbook Review betting odds is ready to serve college football sports bettors and improve the line-shopping experience for wagering on the 2015 college football playoffs. Live sportsbook odds can be customized from over 35 online sports betting websites. Players can find line history, play-by-play information, and much more.

12.21.2015

Online sportsbook Cloudbet (SBR rating C+) has yet to provide a firm update on the status of the wagering complaints reported by a handful of frustrated sports bettors inside of the Sportsbook Review bitcoin discussion forum. The online sports bettors have detailed similar experiences where they have been unable to consistently place bets.

12.21.2015

The Sportsbook Review posting forum has launched a free predict the score contest on tonight's Monday Night Football game. The Detroit Lions go on the road as 2.5 point underdogs against the New Orleans Saints. The winner of the free predict the score contest walks home with a $15 pizza e-gift card which can be redeemed through either Dominos, Papa Johns, or Pizza Hut.

12.21.2015

A Monday Night Football sportsbook consensus report has been released. This report highlights the wagering action received so far from the online bookmakers listed on the NFL betting odds grid, which features the real-time updates from 35+ online sports betting websites, including consensus wagering information.

12.21.2015

Sportsbook Review created a political prop betting directory earlier this year to assist online sports bettors in finding the best election odds  available. The sports betting websites that have their odds shown for democratic and republican prop bets are among the consensus best in the sports betting industry, and have no serious complaints on file.

12.21.2015

Wagering on the NFL Playoffs should be a painless process. The only complexity should be trying to out-smart the oddsmakers and turn a profit with strategic sports picks, not worrying about whether or not your elected online sportsbook is going to fold like a camping tent when it becomes time to make a large cash withdrawal.

12.20.2015

Sportsbook Review invites online sports bettors to check out the Super Bowl 50 betting odds directory. Online sportsbooks that are in good standing with players and who are not behind on player withdrawals have their odds featured. The betting lines update in real-time without requiring a page refresh to be made.

12.20.2015

Day one is in the books for the 2015 NCAA Bowl Contest. This year's contest awards $10,500 and over 100,000 betpoints to the forum community who have enrolled; a total of 77 members entered picks to participate and have a chance at walking home with the cold, hard cash payouts or betpoints used to make orders in the SBR Store.

12.19.2015

Bitcoin is presently trading at $460. The anonymous crypto-currency has surged in popularity in the online sports betting arena due to the convenience it affords bettors, and the fact that transactions most always do not incur a fee for sending or receiving funds to online sportsbooks. SBR encourages users to check out the bitcoin sportsbooks review page.

12.19.2015

Sportsbook Review surveys the Saturday Night football consensus betting trends for the New York Jets and Dallas Cowboys, which takes place at 8:25PM ET. This article lists the current wagering split provided by top online sportsbooks that are featured on the Sportsbook Review NFL betting odds grid for public consumption.

12.18.2015

PokerStars owner Amaya has launched a new online sportsbook called BetStars. It has gone live today in select countries on domains betstars.uk, betstas.eu and betstars.com and will be rolled out throughout 2016. BetStars is accepting wagers on 25 sports including baseball, basketball, soccer, UFC and the NFL, along with an eSports.

12.18.2015

Sportsbook Review news host Natalie Rydstrom delivers an SBR Industry News update for Friday, December 18. The focal point of today's show is to reinforce the recent news editorial that advised online sports bettors of tips to avoid being conned out of their hard-earned funds by rogue sportsbooks peddling too-good-to-be-true bonuses during Christmas.

12.17.2015

Tis the season for scam online sportsbooks to peddle Christmas bonuses and other perks to entice players into making a first-time deposit. At this point in the season, players are either locked in with their regular sportsbook, or are interested in reloading somewhere new to get a bang for their buck entering NFL playoffs and college bowls.