DraftKings Sportsbook vs PointsBet 2020

Is DraftKings Sportsbook better than PointsBet? After scoring sportsbooks on over 100 different variables, DraftKings Sportsbook is better than PointsBet. DraftKings is one of the best sportsbooks available due to its excellent selection of sports and bets, fantastic live betting, and unparalleled education and statistics. DraftKings is open to residents of New Jersey, Indiana, Iowa, West Virginia, New Hampshire, and Pennsylvania.

Ratings

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook PointsBet
Overall 5 4.5
Sports Offered 4 4
Bets Offered 5 5
Odds 3.5 4.5
Banking Options and Fees 4.5 4
Live Betting 5 3
Mobile Betting 4.5 4
Customer Service 3.5 3.5
Education and Research 5 4
Reputation 4 4.5

State Availability

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook PointsBet
Legal in Iowa
Yes Yes
Legal in Indiana
Yes Yes
Legal in Nevada
No No
Legal in New Jersey
Yes Yes
Legal in Pennsylvania
Yes No
Legal in West Virginia
Yes No

Sports Offered

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook PointsBet
Total Sports Offered
15 16
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Boxing
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes Yes
Cycling
Yes Yes
Darts
Yes Yes
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 Yes
Soccer (EPL)
Yes Yes
Soccer (Premier League)
Yes Yes
Soccer (MLS)
Yes Yes
Softball
No No
Tennis
Yes Yes
Volleyball
No No
Sports Offered 4 4

Odds Comparison

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook PointsBet
NFL Moneyline
2nd 8th
NFL Spread
Average spread odds are worse than -110 per side Average spread odds are better than -110 per side
NBA Moneyline
5th 11th
NBA Spread
Average spread odds are worse than -110 per side Average spread odds are better than -110 per side
MLB Moneyline
8th 14th
MLB Spread
8th 7th
NHL Moneyline
4th 7th
NHL Spread
15th 6th
Soccer Moneyline
6th 19th
NCAAF Moneyline
16th 5th
NCAAF Spread
Average spread odds are worse than -110 per side Average spread odds are -110 per side
Odds 3.5 4.5

Bets Offered

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook PointsBet
Cash Out Feature
No Yes
Futures
Yes Yes
Moneyline
Yes Yes
Parlay
Yes Yes
Props
Yes Yes
Reverse
No No
Round Robin
Yes No
Spread
Yes Yes
Teaser
Yes No
Total (Over/Under)
Yes Yes
Bets Offered 5 5

Live Betting

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook PointsBet
Baseball
Yes Yes
Basketball
Yes Yes
Cricket
No No
Football
Yes Yes
Golf
Yes Yes
Hockey
Yes Yes
MMA
No Yes
Rugby
No No
Soccer
Yes Yes
Tennis
Yes Yes
Live Betting 5 3

Education and Research

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook PointsBet
Articles/News
Yes Yes
Explanation of Bets
Yes Yes
Glossary
Yes No
Team Statistics
Yes No
Players Statistics
Yes No
Lineup Tool (DFS Only)
No No
Education and Research 5 4

Banking - Deposits

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook PointsBet
Total Deposit Methods
4 4
No Debit/Credit Card Deposit Fees
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$5/$2,000 $5/Varies
PayPal
Yes No
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$5/$2,000
Banking Options and Fees 4.5 4

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook PointsBet
Total Withdrawal Methods
4 2
No Withdrawal Fees - Check
Yes Yes
Check Payout Speed is < 10 days
Yes Yes
Withdrawal Min/Max - Check
$5/Varies $5/Varies
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$5/Varies
Banking Options and Fees 4.5 4

Customer Service

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

Mobile Betting

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook PointsBet
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Website Functionality
Yes Yes
Mobile Betting 4.5 4
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 Sportsbook vs PointsBet.

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

Which sportsbook offers better odds: DraftKings Sportsbook or PointsBet?
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. PointsBet's score is 4.50 stars versus DraftKings Sportsbook's 3.50 stars. The odds comparison table earlier in the page breaks down how both sportsbooks ranked in each sport.

Does DraftKings Sportsbook or PointsBet offer a wider range of sports and bets?
PointsBet takes bets on 16 sports while DraftKings Sportsbook takes bets on 15 sports, a difference of 1 sports. DraftKings Sportsbook offers bettors access to Moneyline, Spread, Parlay, Props, Futures and Total (Over/Under) bets. PointsBet has the early cash out feature, DraftKings Sportsbook doesn't. 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 Sportsbook vs PointsBet 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, between DraftKings Sportsbook and PointsBet, DraftKings Sportsbook is the winner.

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