Golden Nugget vs DraftKings Daily Fantasy 2020

Is DraftKings Daily Fantasy better than Golden Nugget? After scoring sportsbooks on over 100 different variables, Golden Nugget is better than DraftKings Daily Fantasy. Golden Nugget is best suited for individuals who enjoy playing online slots, as well as betting on sports. Golden Nugget has put considerable effort into pairing an impressive number of slots and table games with a slightly above average amount of sports and alternative totals and spreads.

Ratings

Feature Golden Nugget DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Overall 3.5 5
Sports Offered 4 5
Bets Offered 3.5 4.5
Odds 4.5 4
Banking Options and Fees 5 4.5
Live Betting 4 5
Mobile Betting 4 5
Customer Service 4 4.5
Education and Research 2 5
Reputation 3.5 4

State Availability

Feature Golden Nugget DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Legal in Iowa
No No
Legal in Indiana
No No
Legal in Nevada
No No
Legal in New Jersey
Yes No
Legal in Pennsylvania
No No
Legal in West Virginia
No No

Sports Offered

Feature Golden Nugget DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Total Sports Offered
16 10
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NBA)
No Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes No
Boxing
Yes No
Cricket
Yes No
Cycling
Yes No
Darts
No No
Football (NFL)
No Yes
Football (NCAA)
No 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
Sports Offered 4 5

Odds Comparison

Feature Golden Nugget DraftKings Daily Fantasy
NFL Moneyline
7th
NFL Spread
Average spread odds are better than -110 per side
NBA Moneyline
16th
NBA Spread
Average spread odds are better than -110 per side
MLB Moneyline
5th
MLB Spread
9th
NHL Moneyline
18th
NHL Spread
8th
Soccer Moneyline
12th
NCAAF Moneyline
9th
NCAAF Spread
Average spread odds are better than -110 per side
Odds 4.5 4

Bets Offered

Feature Golden Nugget DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Cash Out Feature
No No
Futures
Yes No
Moneyline
No 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
Bets Offered 3.5 4.5

Live Betting

Feature Golden Nugget DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Baseball
Yes No
Basketball
Yes No
Cricket
No No
Football
Yes No
Golf
Yes No
Hockey
Yes No
MMA
Yes No
Rugby
No No
Soccer
Yes No
Tennis
Yes No
Live Betting 4 5

Education and Research

Feature Golden Nugget DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Articles/News
No Yes
Explanation of Bets
No Yes
Glossary
Yes No
Team Statistics
Yes Yes
Players Statistics
No Yes
Lineup Tool (DFS Only)
No No
Education and Research 2 5

Banking - Deposits

Feature Golden Nugget DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Total Deposit Methods
9 2
No Debit/Credit Card Deposit Fees
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$20/$25,000 $5/$2,000
PayPal
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$10/$1500 $5/$2,000
Banking Options and Fees 5 4.5

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature Golden Nugget DraftKings Daily Fantasy
Total Withdrawal Methods
8 2
No Withdrawal Fees - Check
No Yes
Check Payout Speed is < 10 days
Yes No
Withdrawal Min/Max - Check
$10/N/A $1 Min
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$10/N/A $1/None
Banking Options and Fees 5 4.5

Customer Service

Feature Golden Nugget 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
Yes Yes

Mobile Betting

Feature Golden Nugget DraftKings Daily Fantasy
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Website Functionality
Yes Yes
Mobile Betting 4 5
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 Golden Nugget.

Is DraftKings Daily Fantasy or Golden Nugget better for beginners?
Golden Nugget is better for first-time bettors than DraftKings Daily Fantasy. Golden Nugget provides bettors Glossary and Team Statistics.

Which sportsbook offers better odds: DraftKings Daily Fantasy or Golden Nugget?
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. Golden Nugget's score is 4.50 stars versus DraftKings Daily Fantasy's 4.00 stars. The odds comparison table earlier in the page breaks down how both sportsbooks ranked in each sport.

Does DraftKings Daily Fantasy or Golden Nugget offer a wider range of sports and bets?
DraftKings Daily Fantasy trails Golden Nugget by 6 total sports offered, with Golden Nugget offering 16 and DraftKings Daily Fantasy offering 10. Golden Nugget offers bettors access to Spread, Parlay, Props, Futures and Total (Over/Under) bets. DraftKings Daily Fantasy nor Golden Nugget offers early cash outs. 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 Golden Nugget customer support?
Golden Nugget offers bettors Email Support, Live Chat Support and Phone Support. Email support usually replies within 48 hours, while live chat support is instant.

Overall, between DraftKings Daily Fantasy and Golden Nugget, Golden Nugget is the winner.

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