Archive for the ‘Sportsbook News’ Category.

Five Reasons Why Betting Offshore Is So Attractive

April 8, 2021

When the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act in May of 2018, it opened up legal sports gambling in the U.S. Nevada was the only state in the country where sports betting was legal, but soon after the Supreme Court decision state after state began passing legislation to join Nevada. […]

What Do the Red and Blue Circles Mean at BetOnline?

March 19, 2021

BetOnline is a very popular online sportsbook. The lines and contests they offer make them a hit with the general public. They post lines before most other sportsbooks do, which makes them a favorite of amateur oddsmakers who bet their own picks. In previous article we discussed what a circled game means at sportsbooks. In […]

Looking for a Canadian Focused Online Sportsbook?

March 11, 2021

There are nearly 40 million people living in the country of Canada. They, like all North American countries, really enjoy watching and betting on sports. Baseball, football, basketball, hockey, and tennis are among Canadian’s favorite sports bet. Most any online sportsbook facing North America will offer options to bet on these sports. But Canadians using […]

UFC Takes on Crypto Only Sportsbook as Sponsor

March 9, 2021

The UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) has made waves recently by taking on the first crypto-only based sportsbook. Plenty of sports leagues have made deals with sportsbooks over the years. And UFC recently inked a deal with DraftKings, the fantasy site turned bookie. But this is the first deal between the league and a crypto-only based […]

5Dimes Licensed in Isle of Man – U.S. Bound?

March 1, 2021

We had a reader contact us inquiring about 5Dimes and asking us if we know if 5D plans to enter the United States market now that they are licensed in the Isle of Man. In case you haven’t heard, last year 5Dimes paid the U.S Government $48M+ to make things right with them for operating […]

Sportsbooks That Limit Bet Size

January 14, 2021

Sportsbooks are in the business of taking sports bets. That is their sole mission in life. So why in the world would a sportsbook place a limit on how much you can bet on a game? There are actually several reasons sportsbooks place limits on bet size. Some of them are valid while others are […]

Has Acceptance of Sports Betting by Major Networks Hurt Small Outfits?

January 4, 2021

Several years ago, states began to make it legal for sportsbooks to operate in their jurisdiction. This was the signal that large corporations had been waiting for. Many corporations which already owned a sports betting outfit in other countries came calling. William Hill is the biggest example of the “British Invasion” Plot twist: William Hill […]

Free Christmas NBA & Bowl Contests

December 22, 2020

There are many contests and special events at various online sportsbooks. But few are better than or even equal to those being run at BetOnline. They are running two contests in particular that are totally free to play. The only caveat is that you must have bet at least $25 of real money on one […]

Secret Shopper Sportsbook Report

December 8, 2020

Everyone has heard of a secret shopper before. If you haven’t , it is when a company pays people to shop at their store without the employees knowing and then asks them to report on their experience. We did some sportsbook secret shopping of our own. Well, not really, the sportsbooks didn’t pay us to […]

BetOnline Addresses Weekend Outage with Customers

October 19, 2020

If you are a customer of BetOnline you are likely aware that they were the victim of a DDoS attack this weekend which shut down their site from early Saturday morning to late Sunday afternoon. The real victims of this event are the thousand of customers who were shut out of their accounts. Although DDoS […]