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PointsBet vs DraftKings Daily Fantasy 2021

Is DraftKings Daily Fantasy better than PointsBet? After scoring sportsbooks on over 100 different variables, PointsBet is better than DraftKings Daily Fantasy. 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 DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Overall 5 5
Sports & Bets Offered 5 0
Odds 4 4
Live Betting 3.5 5
Mobile Betting 5 5
Education 4.5 5

State Availability

Feature PointsBet DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Colorado
Yes No
Illinois
Yes No
Indiana
Yes No
Iowa
Yes No
Michigan
Yes No
Nevada
No No
New Jersey
Yes No
New Hampshire
No No
Pennsylvania
No No
Tennessee
No No
West Virginia
No No
Virginia
No No

Bonuses

Feature PointsBet DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Risk-Free Bet
Yes No
Daily Odds Boosts
Yes No
Average seasonal promotions
3
WelcomeOffer
Up to $2,000 in Risk-Free Bets

Banking - Deposits

Feature PointsBet DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Minimum Deposit
$5
Total Deposit Methods
4 2
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$5/Varies $5/$2,000
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$5/Varies $5/$2,000
PayPal
No Yes
Debit/Credit Card
Yes No
Online Bank Transfer
Yes No

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature PointsBet DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Minimum Withdrawal
None Listed
Total Withdrawal Methods
2 2
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$5/Varies $1/None
Online Bank Transfer
Yes No
PayPal
Yes No
Prepaid Gift Card
Yes No

Bets Offered

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

Odds Comparison

Feature PointsBet DraftKings Daily Fantasy
NFL Moneyline
Below Average
NFL Spread
Good
NFL Total
Average
NBA Moneyline
Average
NBA Spread
Best
NBA Total
Average
NHL Moneyline
Below Average
NHL Spread
Average
NHL Total
Good
Soccer Moneyline
Below Average
NCAAF Moneyline
Average
NCAAB Moneyline
Average
Odds 4 4

Sports Offered

Feature PointsBet DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Total Sports Offered
18 10
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes No
Boxing
Yes No
Cricket
Yes No
Cycling
Yes No
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 No
Rugby (Union)
Yes No
Soccer (EPL)
Yes Yes
Soccer (Premier League)
Yes No
Soccer (MLS)
Yes Yes
Softball
No No
Tennis
Yes Yes
Volleyball
No No

Casino

Feature PointsBet DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Online Casino
Yes No
Online Slot Machines
12
Online Blackjack
Yes No
Online Roulette
Yes No
Online Virtual Poker
Yes No
Poker
No No

Education and Research

Feature PointsBet DraftKings Daily Fantasy
News
Yes Yes
Explains Common Bets
Yes Yes
Glossary
Yes No
Team Statistics
No Yes
Player Statistics
No Yes
Lineup Tool (DFS Only)
No No

Mobile Betting

Feature PointsBet DraftKings Daily Fantasy
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Website Functionality
Yes Yes

Customer Service

Feature PointsBet DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Email Support
Yes Yes
Email Support Speed
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support Availability
Yes No
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 DraftKings Daily Fantasy vs PointsBet.

What states is DraftKings Daily Fantasy legal in? What states is PointsBet legal in?
PointsBet is licensed in the following states: Michigan, Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, Illinois and New Jersey. DraftKings Daily Fantasy is licensed in: none of these.

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 DraftKings Daily Fantasy provides a .

Is DraftKings Daily Fantasy or PointsBet easier to deposit money at?
PointsBet allow you to deposit money in 4 different ways, DraftKings Daily Fantasy only has 2 different deposit methods. PointsBet offers Debit/Credit Card, PayPal and Online Bank Transfer while DraftKings Daily Fantasy offers none of these. DraftKings Daily Fantasy requires a deposit of while PointsBet requires $5.

Is DraftKings Daily Fantasy or PointsBet easier to withdraw money at?
Both DraftKings Daily Fantasy and PointsBet allow you to withdraw money in 2 different ways. PointsBet has Online Bank Transfer and PayPal withdrawals while DraftKings Daily Fantasy has none of these.

Which sportsbook offers better odds: DraftKings Daily Fantasy 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). Both DraftKings Daily Fantasy and PointsBet are rated 4.00 stars. The odds comparison table earlier in the page breaks down how both sportsbooks ranked in each sport.

Does DraftKings Daily Fantasy or PointsBet offer a wider range of sports and bets?
PointsBet boasts an offering of 18 available sports compared to DraftKings Daily Fantasy's 10 available sports. PointsBet allows you to bet on Football (NFL), Basketball (NBA), Basketball (NCAA), Football (NCAA), Baseball (MLB), MMA (UFC), Golf, Tennis and Motor Sports (NASCAR) while DraftKings Daily Fantasy allows you to wager on Football (NFL), Basketball (NBA), Football (NCAA), Baseball (MLB), MMA (UFC), Tennis and Motor Sports (NASCAR).

PointsBet offers Moneyline, Spread, Total (Over/Under), Parlay and Prop bets while DraftKings Daily Fantasy offers none of these bets. PointsBet has the early cash out feature, DraftKings Daily Fantasy 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 DraftKings Daily Fantasy vs PointsBet customer support?
PointsBet offers bettors Email Support and Live Chat Support. DraftKings Daily Fantasy 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: PointsBet

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