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PointsBet vs BetRivers Sportsbook 2021

Is BetRivers Sportsbook better than PointsBet? After scoring sportsbooks on over 100 different variables, PointsBet is better than BetRivers Sportsbook. PointsBet is going to be a game-changer for U.S. sports betting. The sportsbook combines traditional sports betting with a unique and, honestly, thrilling way to wager — points betting. With points betting your potential earnings (and losses) are multiplied by how many points you won or lost your bet. PointsBet is currently the only sportsbook in the U.S. that offers this twist on betting.


Ratings

Feature PointsBet BetRivers Sportsbook
Overall 5 4
Sports & Bets Offered 5 4.5
Odds 4 3.5
Live Betting 3.5 4.5
Mobile Betting 5 2.5
Education 4.5 4

State Availability

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

Bonuses

Feature PointsBet BetRivers Sportsbook
Risk-Free Bet
Yes No
Daily Odds Boosts
Yes Yes
Average seasonal promotions
3 3
WelcomeOffer
Up to $2,000 in Risk-Free Bets $250 Deposit Match

Banking - Deposits

Feature PointsBet BetRivers Sportsbook
Minimum Deposit
$5 $10
Total Deposit Methods
4 8
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$5/Varies $10/Varies
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$5/Varies N/A
PayPal
No No
Debit/Credit Card
Yes Yes
Online Bank Transfer
Yes Yes

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature PointsBet BetRivers Sportsbook
Minimum Withdrawal
None Listed $10
Total Withdrawal Methods
2 4
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$5/Varies N/A
Online Bank Transfer
Yes Yes
PayPal
Yes No
Prepaid Gift Card
Yes Yes

Bets Offered

Feature PointsBet BetRivers Sportsbook
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 PointsBet BetRivers Sportsbook
NFL Moneyline
Below Average Best
NFL Spread
Good Below Average
NFL Total
Average Below Average
NBA Moneyline
Average Average
NBA Spread
Best Below Average
NBA Total
Average Below Average
NHL Moneyline
Below Average Best
NHL Spread
Average N/A
NHL Total
Good N/A
Soccer Moneyline
Below Average N/A
NCAAF Moneyline
Average Below Average
NCAAB Moneyline
Average Good
Odds 4 3.5

Sports Offered

Feature PointsBet BetRivers Sportsbook
Total Sports Offered
18 21
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Boxing
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes Yes
Cycling
Yes Yes
Darts
Yes 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)
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 Yes

Casino

Feature PointsBet BetRivers Sportsbook
Online Casino
Yes Yes
Online Slot Machines
12 183
Online Blackjack
Yes Yes
Online Roulette
Yes Yes
Online Virtual Poker
Yes Yes
Poker
No No

Education and Research

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

Mobile Betting

Feature PointsBet BetRivers Sportsbook
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Website Functionality
Yes Yes

Customer Service

Feature PointsBet BetRivers Sportsbook
Email Support
Yes Yes
Email Support Speed
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support Availability
Yes No
Phone Support
No No
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 BetRivers Sportsbook vs PointsBet.

What states is BetRivers Sportsbook legal in? What states is PointsBet legal in?
PointsBet is legal in Michigan, Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, Illinois and New Jersey. BetRivers Sportsbook is legal in Michigan, Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, Illinois, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Virginia.

What type of new customer bonus does each sportsbook offer?
PointsBet offers a Up to $2,000 in Risk-Free Bets to new customers while BetRivers Sportsbook provides a $250 Deposit Match.

Is BetRivers Sportsbook or PointsBet easier to deposit money at?
BetRivers Sportsbook allow you to deposit money in 8 different ways, PointsBet only has 4 different deposit methods. Both BetRivers Sportsbook and PointsBet allow you to make Debit/Credit Card, PayPal and Online Bank Transfer deposits. BetRivers Sportsbook imposes a $10 minimum deposit while PointsBet imposes a $5 minimum deposit.

Is BetRivers Sportsbook or PointsBet easier to withdraw money at?
BetRivers Sportsbook allow you to withdraw money in 4 different ways, PointsBet only has 2 different withdrawal methods. PointsBet has Online Bank Transfer and PayPal withdrawals while BetRivers Sportsbook has Online Bank Transfer and Check.

Which sportsbook offers better odds: BetRivers Sportsbook or PointsBet?
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). PointsBet received a rating of 4.00 stars over BetRivers Sportsbook's 3.50 stars. The odds comparison table earlier in the page breaks down how both sportsbooks ranked in each sport.

Does BetRivers Sportsbook or PointsBet offer a wider range of sports and bets?
BetRivers Sportsbook takes bets on 21 sports while PointsBet takes bets on 18 sports, a difference of 3 sports. Both BetRivers Sportsbook and PointsBet have betting lines on Football (NFL), Basketball (NBA), Basketball (NCAA), Football (NCAA), Baseball (MLB), MMA (UFC), Golf, Tennis and Motor Sports (NASCAR).

Both BetRivers Sportsbook and PointsBet offer Moneyline, Spread, Total (Over/Under), Parlay and Prop bets. Both BetRivers Sportsbook and PointsBet 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 BetRivers Sportsbook vs PointsBet 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: PointsBet

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