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BetMGM vs BetRivers Sportsbook 2021

Is BetMGM better than BetRivers Sportsbook? After scoring sportsbooks on over 100 different variables, BetMGM is better than BetRivers Sportsbook. BetMGM is a solid option for people who enjoy betting on sports, online poker, and online casino games. For those who exclusively want to bet on sports, there are better options with better odds and more educational content.


Ratings

Feature BetMGM BetRivers Sportsbook
Overall 4 4
Sports & Bets Offered 4.5 4.5
Odds 2.5 3.5
Live Betting 4 4.5
Mobile Betting 4.5 2.5
Education 3.5 4

State Availability

Feature BetMGM BetRivers Sportsbook
Colorado
Yes Yes
Illinois
No Yes
Indiana
Yes Yes
Iowa
Yes Yes
Michigan
Yes Yes
Nevada
Yes No
New Jersey
Yes No
New Hampshire
No No
Pennsylvania
Yes Yes
Tennessee
Yes No
West Virginia
Yes No
Virginia
Yes Yes

Sports Offered

Feature BetMGM BetRivers Sportsbook
Total Sports Offered
14 21
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Boxing
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes Yes
Cycling
Yes Yes
Darts
No Yes
Football (NFL)
Yes Yes
Football (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Golf (PGA)
Yes Yes
Hockey (NHL)
Yes Yes
Horse Racing
No No
MMA (UFC)
Yes Yes
Motor Sports (NASCAR)
Yes Yes
Rugby (League)
Yes Yes
Rugby (Union)
Yes Yes
Soccer (EPL)
Yes Yes
Soccer (Premier League)
Yes Yes
Soccer (MLS)
Yes Yes
Softball
No No
Tennis
Yes Yes
Volleyball
No Yes

Odds Comparison

Feature BetMGM BetRivers Sportsbook
NFL Moneyline
Average Best
NFL Spread
Below Average Below Average
NFL Total
Below Average Below Average
NBA Moneyline
Average Average
NBA Spread
Average Below Average
NBA Total
Average Below Average
NHL Moneyline
Average Best
NHL Spread
Worst N/A
NHL Total
Below Average N/A
Soccer Moneyline
Good N/A
NCAAF Moneyline
Average Below Average
NCAAB Moneyline
Good Good
Odds 2.5 3.5

Bets Offered

Feature BetMGM BetRivers Sportsbook
Cash Out Feature
Yes Yes
Futures
Yes Yes
Moneyline
Yes Yes
Parlay
Yes Yes
Props
Yes Yes
Reverse
No No
Round Robin
Yes Yes
Spread
Yes Yes
Teaser
Yes Yes
Total (Over/Under)
Yes Yes

Live Betting

Feature BetMGM BetRivers Sportsbook
Baseball
Yes Yes
Basketball
Yes Yes
Cricket
No No
Football
Yes Yes
Golf
No Yes
Hockey
Yes Yes
MMA
No No
Rugby
No No
Soccer
Yes Yes
Tennis
Yes Yes

Education and Research

Feature BetMGM BetRivers Sportsbook
Articles/News
Yes No
Explanation of Bets
Yes Yes
Glossary
No Yes
Team Statistics
No Yes
Players Statistics
No No
Lineup Tool (DFS Only)
No No

Banking - Deposits

Feature BetMGM BetRivers Sportsbook
Minimum Deposit
$10 $10
Total Deposit Methods
8 8
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$0/Varies $10/Varies
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$10/Varies N/A
PayPal
No No
Deposit - Debit/Credit Card
Yes Yes
Deposit - Online Bank Transfer (ACH)
Yes Yes

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature BetMGM BetRivers Sportsbook
Minimum Withdrawal
$10 $10
Total Withdrawal Methods
6 4
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$10/Varies N/A
Withdrawal - Online Bank Transfer (ACH)
Yes Yes
Withdrawal - PayPal
Yes No
Withdrawal - Prepaid Gift Card
Yes Yes

Customer Service

Feature BetMGM BetRivers Sportsbook
Email Support
Yes Yes
Email Support Speed
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support Availability
Yes No
Phone Support
Yes No

Mobile Betting

Feature BetMGM BetRivers Sportsbook
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Website Functionality
Yes Yes
The Moneyline.com team spent months and hundreds of hours assessing different sportsbooks for betting on sports online in the US. In total, 150 individual variables were assessed. For this review, we will compare BetMGM vs BetRivers Sportsbook.

Is BetMGM or BetRivers Sportsbook better for beginners?
BetRivers Sportsbook is better for first-time bettors than BetMGM. BetRivers Sportsbook provides bettors Explanation of Bets, Glossary and Team Statistics.

Which sportsbook offers better odds: BetMGM or BetRivers Sportsbook?
To give each sportsbook an odds rating over 10,000 data points from over 1,000 games across 23 sportsbooks were collected. We assessed spread, moneyline, and total odds to provide a single star rating for odds. BetRivers Sportsbook is a better option with a 3.50 star rating over BetMGM's 2.50 star rating. The odds comparison table earlier in the page breaks down how both sportsbooks ranked in each sport.

Does BetMGM or BetRivers Sportsbook offer a wider range of sports and bets?
BetRivers Sportsbook boasts an offering of 21 available sports compared to BetMGM's 14 available sports. offers bettors access to Moneyline, Spread, Parlay, Props, Futures and Total (Over/Under) bets. BetMGM alongside BetRivers Sportsbook offer the early cash out feature. Early cash outs are when a sportsbook allows bettors to cash in a ticket before the game ends to secure a win or minimize a loss.

What about BetMGM vs BetRivers Sportsbook customer support?
offers bettors Email Support and Live Chat Support. Email support usually replies within 48 hours, while live chat support is instant.

Overall winner: BetMGM

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