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DraftKings Sportsbook vs BetMGM 2021

Is BetMGM better than DraftKings Sportsbook? After scoring sportsbooks on over 100 different variables, DraftKings Sportsbook is better than BetMGM. DraftKings delivers the ultimate package for sports bettors, including unique contests and bet types, industry-leading pre-game statistics, excellent education for beginners, Daily Fantasy contests, and private pools with friends. This outstanding all-around experience makes DraftKings our top overall sportsbook in 2021.


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Ratings

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook BetMGM
Overall 5 4
Sports & Bets Offered 5 4.5
Odds 3 2.5
Live Betting 5 4
Mobile Betting 5 4.5
Education 4.5 3.5

State Availability

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

Bonuses

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook BetMGM
Risk-Free Bet
No Yes
Daily Odds Boosts
Yes Yes
Average seasonal promotions
3 7
WelcomeOffer
Deposit Bonus up to $1,000 $600 Risk-Free Bet

Banking - Deposits

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook BetMGM
Minimum Deposit
$5 $10
Total Deposit Methods
8 8
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$5/$2,000 $0/Varies
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$5/$2,000 $10/Varies
PayPal
Yes No
Debit/Credit Card
Yes Yes
Online Bank Transfer
Yes Yes

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook BetMGM
Minimum Withdrawal
$1 - $15 $10
Total Withdrawal Methods
4 6
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$5/Varies $10/Varies
Online Bank Transfer
Yes Yes
PayPal
Yes Yes
Prepaid Gift Card
No Yes

Bets Offered

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

Odds Comparison

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook BetMGM
NFL Moneyline
Best Average
NFL Spread
Below Average Below Average
NFL Total
Below Average Below Average
NBA Moneyline
Average Average
NBA Spread
Below Average Average
NBA Total
Below Average Average
NHL Moneyline
Best Average
NHL Spread
Average Worst
NHL Total
Below Average Below Average
Soccer Moneyline
Average Good
NCAAF Moneyline
Below Average Average
NCAAB Moneyline
Average Good
Odds 3 2.5

Sports Offered

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook BetMGM
Total Sports Offered
15 14
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Boxing
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes Yes
Cycling
Yes Yes
Darts
Yes No
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)
No 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 No

Casino

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook BetMGM
Online Casino
Yes Yes
Online Slot Machines
335 123
Online Blackjack
Yes Yes
Online Roulette
Yes Yes
Online Virtual Poker
Yes Yes
Poker
No Yes

Education and Research

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook BetMGM
News
Yes Yes
Explains Common Bets
Yes Yes
Glossary
Yes No
Team Statistics
Yes No
Player Statistics
Yes No
Lineup Tool (DFS Only)
No No

Mobile Betting

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook BetMGM
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Website Functionality
Yes Yes

Customer Service

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

What states is BetMGM legal in? What states is DraftKings Sportsbook legal in?
DraftKings Sportsbook is licensed in the following states: Michigan, Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, Illinois, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, West Virginia, Virginia and Tennessee. BetMGM is licensed in: Michigan, Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Nevada, West Virginia, Virginia and Tennessee.

What type of new customer bonus does each sportsbook offer?
DraftKings Sportsbook offers a Deposit Bonus up to $1,000 to new customers while BetMGM provides a $600 Risk-Free Bet.

Is BetMGM or DraftKings Sportsbook easier to deposit money at?
Both BetMGM and DraftKings Sportsbook have 8 different deposit methods. Both BetMGM and DraftKings Sportsbook allow you to make Debit/Credit Card, PayPal and Online Bank Transfer deposits. BetMGM requires a deposit of $10 while DraftKings Sportsbook requires $5.

Is BetMGM or DraftKings Sportsbook easier to withdraw money at?
BetMGM allow you to withdraw money in 6 different ways, DraftKings Sportsbook only has 4 different withdrawal methods. Both BetMGM and DraftKings Sportsbook offer Online Bank Transfer, PayPal and Check withdrawals.

Which sportsbook offers better odds: BetMGM or DraftKings Sportsbook?
To score Odds, Moneyline.com gathered data from 20 sportsbooks over five months. For our 2021 Sportsbook Review, over 34,000 data points were collected for spread, moneyline, and over/under (bets). DraftKings Sportsbook is a better option with a 3.00 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 DraftKings Sportsbook offer a wider range of sports and bets?
DraftKings Sportsbook boasts an offering of 15 available sports compared to BetMGM's 14 available sports. DraftKings Sportsbook allows you to bet on Football (NFL), Basketball (NBA), Basketball (NCAA), Football (NCAA), Baseball (MLB), MMA (UFC), Golf, Tennis and Motor Sports (NASCAR) while BetMGM allows you to wager on Football (NFL), Basketball (NBA), Basketball (NCAA), Football (NCAA), Baseball (MLB), MMA (UFC), Tennis and Motor Sports (NASCAR).

Both BetMGM and DraftKings Sportsbook allow you to make Moneyline, Spread, Total (Over/Under), Parlay and Prop wagers. BetMGM alongside DraftKings 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 DraftKings Sportsbook customer support?
DraftKings Sportsbook offers bettors Email Support and Live Chat Support. BetMGM offers bettors Email Support, Live Chat Support and Phone Support. Email support usually replies within 48 hours, while live chat support is instant.

Overall winner: DraftKings Sportsbook

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