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BetMGM vs Golden Nugget 2021

Is BetMGM better than Golden Nugget? After scoring sportsbooks on over 100 different variables, BetMGM is better than Golden Nugget. 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 Golden Nugget
Overall 4 4
Sports & Bets Offered 4.5 4
Odds 2.5 4
Live Betting 4 3.5
Mobile Betting 4.5 3.5
Education 3.5 4

State Availability

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

Bonuses

Feature BetMGM Golden Nugget
Risk-Free Bet
Yes No
Daily Odds Boosts
Yes Yes
Average seasonal promotions
7 1
WelcomeOffer
$600 Risk-Free Bet Casino Match up to $1,000

Banking - Deposits

Feature BetMGM Golden Nugget
Minimum Deposit
$10 $10
Total Deposit Methods
8 9
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$0/Varies $20/$25,000
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$10/Varies $10/$1500
PayPal
No Yes
Debit/Credit Card
Yes Yes
Online Bank Transfer
Yes Yes

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature BetMGM Golden Nugget
Minimum Withdrawal
$10 $10
Total Withdrawal Methods
6 8
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$10/Varies $10/N/A
Online Bank Transfer
Yes Yes
PayPal
Yes Yes
Prepaid Gift Card
Yes Yes

Bets Offered

Feature BetMGM Golden Nugget
Cash Out Feature
Yes No
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 BetMGM Golden Nugget
NFL Moneyline
Average Below Average
NFL Spread
Below Average Average
NFL Total
Below Average Average
NBA Moneyline
Average Average
NBA Spread
Average Good
NBA Total
Average Average
NHL Moneyline
Average Best
NHL Spread
Worst Average
NHL Total
Below Average Average
Soccer Moneyline
Good Average
NCAAF Moneyline
Average Average
NCAAB Moneyline
Good Average
Odds 2.5 4

Sports Offered

Feature BetMGM Golden Nugget
Total Sports Offered
14 15
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NBA)
Yes No
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 No
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 BetMGM Golden Nugget
Online Casino
Yes Yes
Online Slot Machines
123 744
Online Blackjack
Yes Yes
Online Roulette
Yes Yes
Online Virtual Poker
Yes Yes
Poker
Yes No

Education and Research

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

Mobile Betting

Feature BetMGM Golden Nugget
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Website Functionality
Yes Yes

Customer Service

Feature BetMGM Golden Nugget
Email Support
Yes Yes
Email Support Speed
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support Availability
Yes Yes
Phone Support
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 Golden Nugget.

What states is BetMGM legal in? What states is Golden Nugget legal in?
Golden Nugget is regulated in Michigan, New Jersey and Nevada. BetMGM is regulated in Michigan, Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Nevada, West Virginia, Virginia and Tennessee.

What type of new customer bonus does each sportsbook offer?
Golden Nugget offers a Casino Match up to $1,000 to new customers while BetMGM provides a $600 Risk-Free Bet.

Is BetMGM or Golden Nugget easier to deposit money at?
Golden Nugget has 9 deposit methods while BetMGM has 8. Both BetMGM and Golden Nugget offer Debit/Credit Card, PayPal and Online Bank Transfer deposits. Both BetMGM and Golden Nugget have a minimum deposit of $10.

Is BetMGM or Golden Nugget easier to withdraw money at?
Golden Nugget has 8 withdraw methods while BetMGM has 6. Both BetMGM and Golden Nugget have Online Bank Transfer, PayPal and Check withdrawals.

Which sportsbook offers better odds: BetMGM or Golden Nugget?
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). Golden Nugget's score is 4.00 stars versus BetMGM's 2.50 stars. The odds comparison table earlier in the page breaks down how both sportsbooks ranked in each sport.

Does BetMGM or Golden Nugget offer a wider range of sports and bets?
BetMGM trails Golden Nugget by 1 total sports offered, with Golden Nugget offering 15 and BetMGM offering 14. Golden Nugget offers Football (NFL), Basketball (NCAA), Football (NCAA), Baseball (MLB), MMA (UFC), Golf, Tennis and Motor Sports (NASCAR) while BetMGM offers Football (NFL), Basketball (NBA), Basketball (NCAA), Football (NCAA), Baseball (MLB), MMA (UFC), Tennis and Motor Sports (NASCAR).

Both BetMGM and Golden Nugget allow you to make Moneyline, Spread, Total (Over/Under), Parlay and Prop wagers. BetMGM has the early cash out feature, Golden Nugget doesn't. 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 Golden Nugget customer support?
[Broker GT] offers bettors [Group GT]. [Broker LT] offers bettors [Group LT]. Email support usually replies within 48 hours, while live chat support is instant.

Overall winner: BetMGM

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