FanDuel Daily Fantasy vs BetRivers Sportsbook 2020

Is FanDuel (DFS) better than BetRivers Sportsbook? After scoring sportsbooks in ten areas for our 2019 review, FanDuel (DFS) is better than BetRivers Sportsbook. FanDuel helped pioneer the Daily Fantasy Sports industry in 2009, and has since been enhancing its user-friendly platform for casual and professional users on desktop and mobile.

Ratings

Feature FanDuel Daily Fantasy BetRivers Sportsbook
Overall 4.5 5
Sports Offered 4.5 4.5
Overall 4.5 5
Sports Offered 4.5 4.5
Bets Offered 5 4.5
Odds 4 2.5
Banking Options and Fees 4.5 4.5
Live Betting 5 5
Mobile Betting 4.5 4.5
Ease of Use 4.5 4
Customer Service 4 4
Education and Research 4.5 3.5
Reputation 4 4

US Regulated Vs Offshore

Feature FanDuel 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 FanDuel Daily Fantasy BetRivers Sportsbook
Total Sports Offered
7 18
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Baseball (International)
No No
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (WNBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (International)
No Yes
Boxing
No Yes
Cricket
No Yes
Cycling
No Yes
Darts
No Yes
E-Sports
No No
Football (NFL)
Yes Yes
Football (CFL)
No 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)
No 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)
No Yes
Softball
No No
Tennis
No Yes
Volleyball
No Yes

Bets Offered

Feature FanDuel 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)
Yes No
Tournaments (DFS Only)
Yes No

Live Betting

Feature FanDuel 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 FanDuel 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)
Yes No

Banking - Deposits

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

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature FanDuel 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 Minimum $10/Varies
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$1/$10,000 N/A

Customer Service

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

Mobile Betting

Feature FanDuel Daily Fantasy BetRivers Sportsbook
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Website Functionality
Yes Yes
After six months and hundreds of hours of researching different sportsbooks, the BettingBuck.com team collected thousands of data points. To focus on two sportsbooks, we will now compare BetRivers Sportsbook vs FanDuel (DFS).

First, we will compare whether or not each sportsbook is regulated by a US governing body BetRivers Sportsbook is legal in certain US states, FanDuel (DFS) isn't. Now, we can compare the odds between each sportsbook. Odds, or the vig, is what the sportsbook charges you to place your bet. To compile rankings, we examined odds for spread, moneyline, and total markets for seven different leagues, covering over 100 games for each league. FanDuel (DFS)'s score is 4.00 stars versus BetRivers Sportsbook's 0 stars.

Odds aside, we can now compare educational features. Bettors new to sports betting will want high-quality education informing them of what different betting markets are available and how to bet them. BetRivers Sportsbook and FanDuel (DFS) both have educational pages explaining the basics of sports betting. Next, comparing the total number of sports offered, BetRivers Sportsbook takes bets on 18 sports while FanDuel (DFS) takes bets on7 sports, a difference of 11 sports. Diving into poplar features, some bettors desire the ability to cash in tickets early, a live match tracker that updates ball position when live betting, and banking with PayPal BetRivers Sportsbook has the early cash out feature, FanDuel (DFS) doesn't. BetRivers Sportsbook has a live match tracker, FanDuel (DFS) doesn't. FanDuel (DFS) makes PayPal deposits and withdrawals available to clients, while BetRivers Sportsbook does not.

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

BetRivers Sportsbook Review
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