Al sports betting

Top Sports Betting Sites & Apps for 2023
Site/App Welcome Bonus Minimum Deposit Review
DraftKings Sportsbook Up to $1,000 $5 Read Review
FanDuel Sportsbook Up to $1,000 $10 Read Review
BetMGM Sportsbook Up to $1,000 $10 Read Review
PointsBet Sportsbook Up to $2,000 $10 Read Review
BetRivers Sportsbook Up to $250 $10 Read Review

Types of Sports Bets
Bet Type Description Example
Moneyline Chicago Cubs -110, New York Mets +110
Spread Betting on the margin of victory Golden State Warriors -6.5, Los Angeles Lakers +6.5
Over/Under Betting on the total number of points scored Super Bowl LVII Over 56, Under 56
Parlay Combining multiple bets into a single wager Parlaying the Cubs, Warriors, and Over 56
Teaser Adjusting the spread or total in exchange for lower odds Teasing the Warriors -6.5 to -2.5

Sports Betting Terminology
Term Definition Example
Juice The commission charged by the sportsbook -110 odds mean you must bet $110 to win $100
Vigorish Another term for juice The vigorish on a bet can reduce your potential winnings
Bankroll The amount of money you have available for betting Managing your bankroll is essential for long-term success
Line The odds offered by the sportsbook The line can change based on factors like injuries and weather
Sharp A bettor who consistently wins Sharps often use advanced handicapping techniques

Sports Betting Resources
Resource Description URL
American Gaming Association americangaming.org
National Council on Problem Gambling A non-profit organization that provides support and resources for problem gamblers ncpgambling.org
Responsible Gambling Council An organization dedicated to promoting responsible gambling responsiblegambling.org
Sports Betting Forum A popular online forum for sports bettors sportsbettingforum.com
Covers A leading sports betting news and information site covers.com

States with Legal Sports Betting
State Legalization Date Online Betting Available
Arizona September 2021 Yes
Colorado May 2020 Yes
Connecticut October 2021 Yes
Illinois March 2020 Yes
Indiana September 2019 Yes
Iowa August 2019 Yes
Louisiana October 2021 Yes
Michigan January 2021 Yes
Mississippi August 2018 Yes
Nevada 1931 Yes
New Hampshire December 2019 No
New Jersey June 2018 Yes
New Mexico March 2022 Yes
New York January 2022 Yes
Oregon October 2019 Yes
Pennsylvania November 2018 Yes
Rhode Island November 2018 Yes
Tennessee November 2020 Yes
Virginia January 2021 Yes
Washington March 2020 Yes
West Virginia August 2018 Yes
Wyoming September 2021 Yes

Sports Betting Tips
Tip Description
Set a budget and stick to it Never bet more than you can afford to lose
Do your research Analyze the teams, players, and matchups before placing a bet
Shop for the best odds