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PointsBet vs Resorts Sportsbook 2021

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

State Availability

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

Bonuses

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

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature PointsBet Resorts Sportsbook
Minimum Withdrawal
None Listed
Total Withdrawal Methods
2 6
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$5/Varies $100/Varies
Online Bank Transfer
Yes No
PayPal
Yes No
Prepaid Gift Card
Yes No

Bets Offered

Feature PointsBet Resorts Sportsbook
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 PointsBet Resorts Sportsbook
NFL Moneyline
Below Average Average
NFL Spread
Good Average
NFL Total
Average
NBA Moneyline
Average Worst
NBA Spread
Best Average
NBA Total
Average
NHL Moneyline
Below Average Worst
NHL Spread
Average Average
NHL Total
Good
Soccer Moneyline
Below Average Below Average
NCAAF Moneyline
Average Average
NCAAB Moneyline
Average
Odds 4 3.5

Sports Offered

Feature PointsBet Resorts Sportsbook
Total Sports Offered
18 13
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 No
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 PointsBet Resorts Sportsbook
Online Casino
Yes Yes
Online Slot Machines
12
Online Blackjack
Yes No
Online Roulette
Yes No
Online Virtual Poker
Yes No
Poker
No Yes

Education and Research

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

Mobile Betting

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

Customer Service

Feature PointsBet Resorts Sportsbook
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 PointsBet vs Resorts Sportsbook.

What states is PointsBet legal in? What states is Resorts Sportsbook legal in?
Resorts Sportsbook is licensed in the following states: New Jersey. PointsBet is licensed 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 Resorts Sportsbook provides a .

Is PointsBet or Resorts Sportsbook easier to deposit money at?
Resorts Sportsbook allow you to deposit money in 8 different ways, PointsBet only has 4 different deposit methods. PointsBet allows you to deposit via Debit/Credit Card, PayPal and Online Bank Transfer while Resorts Sportsbook allows you to deposit via none of these bets. Resorts Sportsbook imposes a minimum deposit while PointsBet imposes a $5 minimum deposit.

Is PointsBet or Resorts Sportsbook easier to withdraw money at?
Resorts Sportsbook has 6 withdraw methods while PointsBet has 2. PointsBet has Online Bank Transfer and PayPal withdrawals while Resorts Sportsbook has none of these.

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

Does PointsBet or Resorts Sportsbook offer a wider range of sports and bets?
PointsBet takes bets on 18 sports while Resorts Sportsbook takes bets on 13 sports, a difference of 5 sports. Resorts Sportsbook has betting lines on Football (NFL), Basketball (NBA), Basketball (NCAA), Football (NCAA), Baseball (MLB), MMA (UFC) and Tennis while PointsBet has betting lines Football (NFL), Basketball (NBA), Basketball (NCAA), Football (NCAA), Baseball (MLB), MMA (UFC), Golf, Tennis and Motor Sports (NASCAR).

Both PointsBet and Resorts Sportsbook allow you to make Moneyline, Spread, Total (Over/Under), Parlay and Prop wagers. PointsBet offers the early cash out feature while Resorts Sportsbook does not. 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 PointsBet vs Resorts Sportsbook customer support?
PointsBet offers bettors Email Support and Live Chat Support. Resorts 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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