Safest Betting Sites News

SBS NewsIn this space, we will offer the latest news for all things sports betting. Our focus will be on offshore sportsbooks, but we will also cover the legislative issues regarding sports betting, particularly when it comes to U.S. law. We will regularly update the page with warnings on what sportsbooks bettors should avoid and information on emerging cashier options and processing times.

For the latest speeds, check out our U.S. Offshore Online Sportsbook Payout Report.

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Weekly Roundup 7-17 to 7-21

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Adam Silver Optimistic on Sports Betting The legalization of sports betting continues to be a mainstream topic these days, especially after the Supreme Court took […]

Weekly Roundup 7-10-17 to 7-14-17

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DraftKings and FanDuel Call off Merger After agreeing to a merger, the two biggest daily fantasy sites, DraftKings and FanDuel, have decided to call off […]

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Weekly Roundup 6-19-17 to 6-23-17

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New Jersey Sports Betting Comes to a Head The Garden State has fought to legalize and regulate sports betting within the state for many years […]

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Weekly Roundup 6-12-17 to 6-16-17

Joseph Falchetti |

AGA Meets with Player Union Reps on Sports Betting As reported by ESPN’s David Purdum, the American Gaming Association (AGA) met privately with union heads […]

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Weekly Roundup 6-5 to 6-9

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Connecticut Passes Bill for Future Sports Betting As reported by Legal Sports Report, the state legislature has passed a bill that could legalize sports betting […]

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Weekly Roundup 5-28 to 6-4

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Nevada Betting Handle Down in April Legal Sports Report gives us the numbers on Nevada’s betting handle from April. Last year’s numbers had the amount […]

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Bitcoin Sportsbook DirectBet Closes

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DirectBet was a Bitcoin-only sportsbook that was operating at DirectBet.eu. The sportsbook was initially launched in Dec. 2013. Their servers were located in Singapore. The […]

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President Trump Prop and Exotic Bets Offered by Online Sportsbooks

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The Trump presidency has been full of negative news that has some people wondering if an impeachment proceeding or resignation might be in the cards.  […]

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Weekly News Roundup 4-21-17

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Alabama Passes Daily Fantasy Sports Bill in House Dustin Gouker from LSR reports that Alabama has passed a daily fantasy sports bill in the State […]

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Weekly News Roundup 4-14-17

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Arkansas Legalizes Daily Fantasy Sports As first covered by Legal Sports Report, Arkansas legalized daily fantasy sports this week when Governor Asa Hutchinson signed H […]

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Fraud Tout ‘Vegas Dave’ Charged with Misusing Social Security numbers

Joseph Falchetti |

The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports that ‘Vegas Dave’ has been hit with a federal grand jury indictment on accusations that he is used fake Social […]

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Billy Walters Convicted of Insider Trading

Joseph Falchetti |

Legendary sports bettor, Billy Walters, was found guilty of insider trading on Friday. Debatably the most successful and famous sports gambler in history, the now […]

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Weekly News Roundup 4-07-17

Joseph Falchetti |

Federal Sports Betting Ban A decision on whether the Supreme Court will hear New Jersey’s case against the professional sports leagues and the NCAA will […]

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Top Bet Warning

Joseph Falchetti |

Top Bet sportsbook, which operates at TopBet.eu, is under fire for many complaints from players and longer than usual processing speeds for payouts. Last month, […]

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Tony Romo Retires

Joseph Falchetti |

Much of this year’s NFL offseason has been centered around speculation on where Tony Romo would end up. Romo lost his job last year after […]

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