Tag Archives: SBR
- Becky’s Affiliated: US facing online sportsbook affiliate industry: business as usual?
May 16, 2013
With all the changes in the US facing online gambling industry since 2006, the state of the affiliate industry within this market has been- and still remains- a grey area. The big question is, can affiliates continue to run a business that solely promotes online gambling sites to the US...
- Panama revokes Legends Sports’ license, customer accounts to be transferred
April 17, 2013
Online sports betting outfit Legends Sports (aka Legendz) has apparently fallen victim to the indictments filed last week by the US Department of Justice. Legends customers received the following email on Wednesday: “Effective today, 17th April 2013, you will no longer be able to bet with Legends Sports. We are...
- BetIslands sportsbook collapse an expensive lesson for bettors
December 19, 2012
The year is ending on a sour note for sports bettors who had money on Costa Rica-based online betting site BetIslands.ag (BI). After weeks of rumors, Bill Dozer of sports betting forum SportsBookReview (SBR) posted the following on Tuesday morning: “We finally talked with everyone involved. Unfortunately this looks like...
- TheRX and SBR score legal victories over copyright trolls Stevo Design
March 17, 2012
Vegas Inc. reports that a US District judge has dismissed the year-old copyright infringement lawsuit brought against online gambling forum TheRX.com by notorious copyright trolls Righthaven on behalf of Stevo Design Inc. Stevo is run by sports handicapper Steven Budin, a key player in defunct 1990s betting operation SDB Global...
- Bwin loves children, hates syndicates
February 1, 2012
Justin7 at SportsBookReview devoted this week’s “Are you serious?” video to a frustrated female sports bettor who said bwin had ruined her party. On Oct. 5, 2011 Bwin abruptly locked the punter’s (puntress?) account, then failed to respond to the punter's repeated email queries as to why bwin was buggin’....
- TopBet off SBR blacklist even as doubts still remain
January 5, 2012
Various reports are stating that TopBet.com’s sportsbook is back online with an improved D+ rating from SportsbookReview.com. Now under brand-spanking new management, the site has been taken off SBR’s dreaded blacklist for sportsbooks for the first time in six years and seems to be turning a corner of sorts. The...