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PointsBet vs Elite Sportsbook 2021

Is Elite Sportsbook better than PointsBet? After scoring sportsbooks on over 100 different variables, PointsBet is better than Elite 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 Elite Sportsbook
Overall 5 3
Sports & Bets Offered 5 3
Odds 4 4.5
Live Betting 3.5 3
Mobile Betting 5 2
Education 4.5 4

State Availability

Feature PointsBet Elite Sportsbook
Colorado
Yes Yes
Illinois
Yes No
Indiana
Yes No
Iowa
Yes Yes
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 Elite Sportsbook
Risk-Free Bet
Yes Yes
Daily Odds Boosts
Yes No
Average seasonal promotions
3 Less than 3
WelcomeOffer
Up to $2,000 in Risk-Free Bets $500 Risk-Free Bet

Banking - Deposits

Feature PointsBet Elite Sportsbook
Minimum Deposit
$5 Not listed
Total Deposit Methods
4 2
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$5/Varies N/A
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$5/Varies N/A
PayPal
No No
Debit/Credit Card
Yes No
Online Bank Transfer
Yes No

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature PointsBet Elite Sportsbook
Minimum Withdrawal
None Listed Not listed
Total Withdrawal Methods
2 2
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$5/Varies N/A
Online Bank Transfer
Yes No
PayPal
Yes No
Prepaid Gift Card
Yes Yes

Bets Offered

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

Odds Comparison

Feature PointsBet Elite Sportsbook
NFL Moneyline
Below Average N/A
NFL Spread
Good Average
NFL Total
Average N/A
NBA Moneyline
Average Average
NBA Spread
Best Average
NBA Total
Average Average
NHL Moneyline
Below Average Good
NHL Spread
Average Good
NHL Total
Good Good
Soccer Moneyline
Below Average Worst
NCAAF Moneyline
Average Best
NCAAB Moneyline
Average Best
Odds 4 4.5

Sports Offered

Feature PointsBet Elite Sportsbook
Total Sports Offered
18 10
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Boxing
Yes Yes
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 Yes
Soccer (MLS)
Yes Yes
Softball
No No
Tennis
Yes Yes
Volleyball
No No

Casino

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

Mobile Betting

Feature PointsBet Elite Sportsbook
iPhone App
Yes No
Android App
Yes No
Website Functionality
Yes Yes

Customer Service

Feature PointsBet Elite Sportsbook
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 Elite Sportsbook vs PointsBet.

What states is Elite Sportsbook legal in? What states is PointsBet legal in?
Elite Sportsbook is legal in Colorado and Iowa. PointsBet is legal in Michigan, Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, Illinois and New Jersey.

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 Elite Sportsbook provides a $500 Risk-Free Bet.

Is Elite Sportsbook or PointsBet easier to deposit money at?
PointsBet has 4 deposit methods while Elite Sportsbook has 2. PointsBet offers Debit/Credit Card, PayPal and Online Bank Transfer while Elite Sportsbook offers none of these. PointsBet requires a deposit of $5 while Elite Sportsbook requires Not listed.

Is Elite Sportsbook or PointsBet easier to withdraw money at?
Both Elite Sportsbook and PointsBet have 2 different withdrawal methods. PointsBet has Online Bank Transfer and PayPal withdrawals while Elite Sportsbook has none of these.

Which sportsbook offers better odds: Elite 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). Elite Sportsbook is a better option with a 4.50 star rating over PointsBet's 4.00 star rating. The odds comparison table earlier in the page breaks down how both sportsbooks ranked in each sport.

Does Elite Sportsbook or PointsBet offer a wider range of sports and bets?
PointsBet boasts an offering of 18 available sports compared to Elite Sportsbook's 10 available sports. PointsBet offers Football (NFL), Basketball (NBA), Basketball (NCAA), Football (NCAA), Baseball (MLB), MMA (UFC), Golf, Tennis and Motor Sports (NASCAR) while Elite Sportsbook offers Football (NFL), Basketball (NBA), Basketball (NCAA), Football (NCAA), Baseball (MLB), MMA (UFC), Tennis and Motor Sports (NASCAR).

Both Elite Sportsbook and PointsBet offer Moneyline, Spread, Total (Over/Under), Parlay and Prop bets. Both Elite 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 Elite Sportsbook vs PointsBet customer support?
PointsBet offers bettors Email Support and Live Chat Support. Elite Sportsbook 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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