DraftKings Daily Fantasy vs BetRivers Sportsbook 2020

Is BetRivers Sportsbook better than DraftKings (DFS)? After ranking sportsbooks who all offer online betting in our 2019 review, DraftKings (DFS) is better than BetRivers Sportsbook. 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 BetRivers Sportsbook
Overall 5 5
Sports Offered 5 4.5
Overall 5 5
Sports Offered 5 4.5
Bets Offered 4.5 4.5
Odds 4 2.5
Banking Options and Fees 4.5 4.5
Live Betting 5 5
Mobile Betting 5 4.5
Ease of Use 4.5 4
Customer Service 4.5 4
Education and Research 5 3.5
Reputation 4 4

US Regulated Vs Offshore

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetRivers Sportsbook
US Regulated Sportsbook (legal)
No Yes
Offshore Sportsbook (illegal)
No No
Online Availability - New Jersey
No No
Online Availability - West Virginia
No No
US Regulated DFS Company
Yes No
Online Availability - Pennsylvania
No Yes
Online Availability - Iowa
No No
Online Availability - Nevada
No No
Online Availability - Rhode Island
No No
Online Availability - Indiana
No Yes
Online Availability - Oregon

Sports Offered

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetRivers Sportsbook
Total Sports Offered
10 18
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Baseball (International)
No No
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (WNBA)
No Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
No Yes
Basketball (International)
Yes Yes
Boxing
No Yes
Cricket
No Yes
Cycling
No Yes
Darts
No Yes
E-Sports
Yes No
Football (NFL)
Yes Yes
Football (CFL)
Yes Yes
Football (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Golf (PGA)
Yes Yes
Handball
No No
Hockey (NHL)
Yes Yes
Hockey (International)
No Yes
Horse Racing
No No
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 Yes
Soccer (MLS)
Yes Yes
Softball
No No
Tennis
Yes Yes
Volleyball
No Yes

Bets Offered

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetRivers Sportsbook
Cash Out Feature
No Yes
Asian Handicaps
No Yes
Futures
No Yes
If-Bets
No No
Rolling If-Bets
No No
Moneyline
No Yes
Parlay
No Yes
Pleaser
No No
Props
No Yes
Reverse
No No
Round Robin
No Yes
Spread
No Yes
Teaser
No Yes
Total (Over/Under)
No Yes
Free Contests (DFS Only)
Yes No
Private Leagues (DFS Only)
Yes No
Public Leagues (DFS Only)
Yes No
Beginner Contests (DFS Only)
Yes No
Head to Head Contests (DFS Only)
Yes No
50/50 Contests (DFS Only)
Yes No
Beat the Score Contests (DFS Only)
No No
Tournaments (DFS Only)
Yes No

Live Betting

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetRivers Sportsbook
Total Live Betting Sports Offered
7
Match Tracker
No Yes
Alpine Skiing
No No
Badminton
No No
Baseball
No Yes
Basketball
No Yes
Cricket
No No
E-Sports
No No
Football
No Yes
Golf
No Yes
Handball
No No
Hockey
No Yes
MMA
No No
Rugby
No No
Soccer
No Yes
Tennis
No Yes
Volleyball
No No

Education and Research

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetRivers Sportsbook
Articles/News
Yes No
Explanation of Bets
Yes Yes
Glossary
No No
Statistics (Teams)
Yes Yes
Statistics (Players)
Yes No
Lineup Tool (DFS Only)
No No

Banking - Deposits

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetRivers Sportsbook
Total Deposit Methods
2 6
No Debit/Credit Card Deposit Fees
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$5/$2,000 $10/Varies
PayPal
Yes No
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$5/$2,000 N/A

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetRivers Sportsbook
Total Withdrawal Methods
2 5
No Withdrawal Fees - Check
Yes Yes
Check Payout Speed is < 10 days
No Yes
Withdrawal Min/Max - Check
$1 Min $10/Varies
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$1/None N/A

Customer Service

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetRivers Sportsbook
Email Support
Yes Yes
Email Support Speed
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support Availability
No No
Phone Support
Yes No

Mobile Betting

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetRivers Sportsbook
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Website Functionality
Yes Yes
To find the right sportsbook for sports betting, we spent six months and hundreds of hours of assessing different books. Here, we will focus on two sportsbooks and compare BetRivers Sportsbook vs DraftKings (DFS).

Our comparison begins with the regulation status of each broker. BetRivers Sportsbook is a legal US sportsbook, while DraftKings (DFS) is an offshore sportsbook. Regulation aside, let's look at how each sportsbook ranks in odds offered. To compile an odds ranking, we analyzed odds from thousands of games for total, spread, and moneyline bets. DraftKings (DFS) received a rating of 4.00 stars over BetRivers Sportsbook's 0 stars.

Now let's examine how many sports each book accepts bets on. BetRivers Sportsbook boasts an offering of 18 available sports compared to DraftKings (DFS)'s 10 available sports. Next, we can compare some general features offered and educational content catered towards first-time bettors. For features, we will look at whether the book offers early cashouts, a match tracker when live betting, and PayPal deposits and withdrawals. BetRivers Sportsbook has the early cash out feature, DraftKings (DFS) doesn't. BetRivers Sportsbook has a live match tracker, DraftKings (DFS) doesn't. DraftKings (DFS) makes PayPal deposits and withdrawals available to clients, while BetRivers Sportsbook does not. Education is also great for individuals new to sports betting, who may need reminders on betting types. BetRivers Sportsbook alongside DraftKings (DFS) describe how to place bets .

Overall, between BetRivers Sportsbook and DraftKings (DFS), DraftKings (DFS) is the winner.

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