DraftKings Daily Fantasy vs BetMGM 2020

Is BetMGM better than DraftKings Daily Fantasy? After scoring sportsbooks on over 100 different variables, DraftKings Daily Fantasy is better than BetMGM. With the most sports and leagues available, excellent research and education, alongside quality customer service, Draft Kings is a home run for Daily Fantasy Sports.

Ratings

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetMGM
Overall 5 3.5
Sports Offered 5 3.5
Bets Offered 4.5 3.5
Odds 4 2.5
Banking Options and Fees 4.5 4.5
Live Betting 5 4.5
Mobile Betting 5 4.5
Customer Service 4.5 3.5
Education and Research 5 0.5
Reputation 4 5
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Sports Offered

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetMGM
Total Sports Offered
10 13
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
No Yes
Boxing
No Yes
Cricket
No Yes
Cycling
No No
Darts
No No
Football (NFL)
Yes Yes
Football (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Golf (PGA)
Yes Yes
Hockey (NHL)
Yes Yes
MMA (UFC)
Yes Yes
Motor Sports (NASCAR)
Yes Yes
Rugby (League)
No Yes
Rugby (Union)
No Yes
Soccer (EPL)
Yes Yes
Soccer (Premier League)
No No
Soccer (MLS)
Yes Yes
Softball
No No
Tennis
Yes Yes
Volleyball
No No
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Odds Comparison

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetMGM
NFL Moneyline
11th
NFL Spread
Average spread odds are greater than -110
NBA Moneyline
9th
NBA Spread
Average spread odds are greater than -110
MLB Moneyline
1st
MLB Spread
13th
NHL Moneyline
8th
NHL Spread
12th
Soccer Moneyline
16th
NCAAF Moneyline
12th
NCAAF Spread
Average spread odds are greater than -110
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Bets Offered

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetMGM
Cash Out Feature
No No
Futures
No Yes
Moneyline
No Yes
Parlay
No Yes
Props
No Yes
Reverse
No No
Round Robin
No Yes
Spread
No Yes
Teaser
No Yes
Total (Over/Under)
No Yes
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Live Betting

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetMGM
Baseball
No Yes
Basketball
No Yes
Cricket
No No
Football
No Yes
Golf
No No
Hockey
No Yes
MMA
No No
Rugby
No No
Soccer
No Yes
Tennis
No Yes
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Education and Research

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetMGM
Articles/News
Yes Yes
Explanation of Bets
Yes No
Glossary
No No
Statistics (Teams)
Yes No
Statistics (Players)
Yes No
Lineup Tool (DFS Only)
No No
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Banking - Deposits

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetMGM
Total Deposit Methods
2 8
No Debit/Credit Card Deposit Fees
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$5/$2,000 $0/Varies
PayPal
Yes No
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$5/$2,000 $10
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Banking - Withdrawals

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetMGM
Total Withdrawal Methods
2 6
No Withdrawal Fees - Check
Yes Yes
Check Payout Speed is < 10 days
No Yes
Withdrawal Min/Max - Check
$1 Min $0/Varies
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$1/None $10
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Customer Service

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetMGM
Email Support
Yes Yes
Email Support Speed
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support Availability
No Yes
Phone Support
Yes No
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Mobile Betting

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetMGM
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Website Functionality
Yes Yes
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The BettingBuck.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 BetMGM vs DraftKings Daily Fantasy.

To start this comparison, first, we will look at the regulation status of each sportsbook. BetMGM is legal in certain US states, DraftKings Daily Fantasy isn't. Next, let's take a look at the odds offered by each book. It's important to note that data points from over 1,400 games across 17 sportsbooks was collected. We assessed spread, moneyline, and total odds to provide a single star rating for odds. DraftKings Daily Fantasy's score is 4.00 stars versus BetMGM's 2.50 stars.

Odds aside, we can now turn our focus to what types of bets and features are available to bettors. The number of sports offered is certainly at the top of the list, and BetMGM takes bets on 13 sports while DraftKings Daily Fantasy takes bets on10 sports, a difference of 3 sports. Looking at features, early cash outs, live match tracking and the option to bank with PayPal are all popular amongst bettors. 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. Neither BetMGM and DraftKings Daily Fantasy offer the early cash out feature. BetMGM offers a live betting match tracker while DraftKings Daily Fantasy does not. DraftKings Daily Fantasy offers PayPal, BetMGM doesn't. Finally, having access to education is always important for first-time bettors. DraftKings Daily Fantasy has educational pages explaining the basics of sports betting while BetMGM does not.

Overall, between BetMGM and DraftKings Daily Fantasy, DraftKings Daily Fantasy is the winner.

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