DraftKings Sportsbook vs SugarHouse 2020

Is DraftKings Sportsbook better than SugarHouse? After scoring sportsbooks on over 100 different variables, DraftKings Sportsbook is better than SugarHouse. The education, statistics, and variety of bet types unique to DraftKings make it a worthy candidate for any sports bettor.

Ratings

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook SugarHouse
Overall 5 4.5
Sports Offered 4 4
Overall 5 4.5
Sports Offered 4 4
Bets Offered 5 4.5
Odds 1.5 2.5
Banking Options and Fees 4.5 4.5
Live Betting 5 5
Mobile Betting 4.5 4.5
Ease of Use 4 4
Customer Service 3.5 4
Education and Research 5 3.5
Reputation 4 4

US Regulated Vs Offshore

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

Sports Offered

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook SugarHouse
Total Sports Offered
15 18
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Baseball (International)
No No
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (WNBA)
No Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (International)
No Yes
Boxing
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes Yes
Cycling
Yes Yes
Darts
Yes 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)
Yes Yes
Motor Sports (NASCAR)
Yes Yes
Rugby (League)
No Yes
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 Yes

Bets Offered

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

Live Betting

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

Education and Research

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

Banking - Deposits

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook SugarHouse
Total Deposit Methods
4 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 Sportsbook SugarHouse
Total Withdrawal Methods
4 5
No Withdrawal Fees - Check
Yes Yes
Check Payout Speed is < 10 days
Yes Yes
Withdrawal Min/Max - Check
$5/Varies $10/Varies
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$5/Varies N/A

Customer Service

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

Mobile Betting

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook SugarHouse
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Website Functionality
Yes Yes
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 SugarHouse.

To start this comparison, first, we will look at the regulation status of each sportsbook. DraftKings Sportsbook and SugarHouse are legal sportsbooks that are regulated in the United States. Next, let's take a look at the odds offered by each book. It's important to note that data points from over 1,400 games across 17 sportsbooks was collected. We assessed spread, moneyline, and total odds to provide a single star rating for odds. SugarHouse is a better option with a 2.50 star rating over DraftKings Sportsbook's 1.50 star rating.

Odds aside, we can now turn our focus to what types of bets and features are available to bettors. The number of sports offered is certainly at the top of the list, and SugarHouse boasts an offering of 18 available sports compared to DraftKings Sportsbook's 15 available sports. Looking at features, early cash outs, live match tracking and the option to bank with PayPal are all popular amongst bettors. 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. SugarHouse has the early cash out feature, DraftKings Sportsbook doesn't. SugarHouse makes a live match tracker available to clients, while DraftKings Sportsbook does not. DraftKings Sportsbook offers PayPal, SugarHouse doesn't. Finally, having access to education is always important for first-time bettors. DraftKings Sportsbook alongside SugarHouse describe how to place bets .

Overall, between DraftKings Sportsbook and SugarHouse, DraftKings Sportsbook is the winner.

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