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DraftKings Sportsbook vs DraftKings Daily Fantasy 2021

Is DraftKings Daily Fantasy better than DraftKings Sportsbook? After scoring sportsbooks on over 100 different variables, DraftKings Sportsbook is better than DraftKings Daily Fantasy. DraftKings delivers the ultimate package for sports bettors, including unique contests and bet types, industry-leading pre-game statistics, excellent education for beginners, Daily Fantasy contests, and private pools with friends. This outstanding all-round experience makes DraftKings our top overall sportsbook in 2020.


Ratings

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

State Availability

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Colorado
Yes No
Illinois
Yes No
Indiana
Yes No
Iowa
Yes No
Michigan
No No
Nevada
No No
New Jersey
Yes No
Pennsylvania
Yes No
Tennessee
Yes No
West Virginia
Yes No

Sports Offered

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Total Sports Offered
15 10
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes No
Boxing
Yes No
Cricket
Yes No
Cycling
Yes No
Darts
Yes 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 No
Rugby (Union)
Yes No
Soccer (EPL)
Yes Yes
Soccer (Premier League)
Yes No
Soccer (MLS)
Yes Yes
Softball
No No
Tennis
Yes Yes
Volleyball
No No

Odds Comparison

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook DraftKings Daily Fantasy
NFL Moneyline
Best
NFL Spread
Below Average
NBA Moneyline
Above Average
NBA Spread
Below Average
MLB Moneyline
Average
MLB Spread
Average
NHL Moneyline
Best
NHL Spread
Below average
Soccer Moneyline
Above Average
NCAAF Moneyline
Worst
NCAAF Spread
Below Average

Bets Offered

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

Live Betting

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Baseball
Yes No
Basketball
Yes No
Cricket
No No
Football
Yes No
Golf
Yes No
Hockey
Yes No
MMA
No No
Rugby
No No
Soccer
Yes No
Tennis
Yes No

Education and Research

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

Banking - Deposits

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Minimum Deposit
$5
Total Deposit Methods
8 2
No Debit/Credit Card Deposit Fees
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$5/$2,000 $5/$2,000
PayPal
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$5/$2,000 $5/$2,000

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Minimum Withdrawal
$1 - $15
Total Withdrawal Methods
4 2
No Withdrawal Fees - Check
Yes Yes
Check Payout Speed is < 10 days
Yes No
Withdrawal Min/Max - Check
$5/Varies $1 Min
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$5/Varies $1/None

Customer Service

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

Mobile Betting

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook DraftKings Daily Fantasy
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Website Functionality
Yes Yes

Ratings

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Overall 5 5
Sports & Bets Offered 5
Odds 3.5 4
Banking Options and Fees 4.5 4.5
Live Betting 5 5
Mobile Betting 5 5
Education 4 5
Bonuses & Promotions
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 DraftKings Daily Fantasy vs DraftKings Sportsbook.

Is DraftKings Daily Fantasy or DraftKings Sportsbook better for beginners?
DraftKings Sportsbook is better for first-time bettors than DraftKings Daily Fantasy. DraftKings Sportsbook provides bettors Articles/News, Explanation of Bets, Glossary, Team Statistics and Players Statistics.

Which sportsbook offers better odds: DraftKings Daily Fantasy or DraftKings Sportsbook?
To give each sportsbook an odds rating over 10,000 data points from over 1,000 games across 23 sportsbooks were collected. We assessed spread, moneyline, and total odds to provide a single star rating for odds. DraftKings Daily Fantasy is a better option with a 4.00 star rating over DraftKings Sportsbook's 3.50 star rating. The odds comparison table earlier in the page breaks down how both sportsbooks ranked in each sport.

Does DraftKings Daily Fantasy or DraftKings Sportsbook offer a wider range of sports and bets?
DraftKings Sportsbook boasts an offering of 15 available sports compared to DraftKings Daily Fantasy's 10 available sports. offers bettors access to Moneyline, Spread, Parlay, Props, Futures and Total (Over/Under) bets. DraftKings Sportsbook makes early cash outs available to bettors, while DraftKings Daily Fantasy does not. 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.

What about DraftKings Daily Fantasy vs DraftKings Sportsbook customer support?
DraftKings Sportsbook offers bettors Email Support and Live Chat Support. Email support usually replies within 48 hours, while live chat support is instant.

Overall winner: DraftKings Sportsbook

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