Golden Nugget vs FOX Bet 2020

Is FOX Bet better than Golden Nugget? After scoring sportsbooks on over 100 different variables, Golden Nugget is better than FOX Bet. 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 FOX Bet
Overall 3.5 4
Sports Offered 2.5 3.5
Overall 3.5 4
Sports Offered 2.5 3.5
Bets Offered 3.5 4
Odds -1 2.5
Banking Options and Fees 5 5
Live Betting 4 4.5
Mobile Betting 4 4.5
Ease of Use 3.5 4
Customer Service 4 1.5
Education and Research 2 3
Reputation 3.5 4

US Regulated Vs Offshore

Feature Golden Nugget FOX Bet
US Regulated Sportsbook (legal)
Yes Yes
Offshore Sportsbook (illegal)
No No
Online Availability - New Jersey
Yes Yes
Online Availability - West Virginia
No No
US Regulated DFS Company
No 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 No
Online Availability - Oregon

Sports Offered

Feature Golden Nugget FOX Bet
Total Sports Offered
16 13
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Baseball (International)
No No
Basketball (NBA)
No Yes
Basketball (WNBA)
No No
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (International)
Yes Yes
Boxing
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes No
Cycling
Yes Yes
Darts
No Yes
E-Sports
No No
Football (NFL)
No Yes
Football (CFL)
No No
Football (NCAA)
No Yes
Golf (PGA)
Yes Yes
Handball
No No
Hockey (NHL)
Yes Yes
Hockey (International)
Yes No
Horse Racing
No No
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 No
Softball
No No
Tennis
Yes Yes
Volleyball
No No

Bets Offered

Feature Golden Nugget FOX Bet
Cash Out Feature
No Yes
Asian Handicaps
No No
Futures
Yes Yes
If-Bets
No No
Rolling If-Bets
No No
Moneyline
No Yes
Parlay
Yes Yes
Pleaser
No No
Props
Yes Yes
Reverse
No No
Round Robin
Yes Yes
Spread
Yes Yes
Teaser
Yes No
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 Golden Nugget FOX Bet
Total Live Betting Sports Offered
8 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 No
Handball
No No
Hockey
Yes Yes
MMA
Yes No
Rugby
No No
Soccer
Yes Yes
Tennis
Yes No
Volleyball
No No

Education and Research

Feature Golden Nugget FOX Bet
Articles/News
No Yes
Explanation of Bets
No Yes
Glossary
Yes No
Statistics (Teams)
Yes Yes
Statistics (Players)
No No
Lineup Tool (DFS Only)
No No

Banking - Deposits

Feature Golden Nugget FOX Bet
Total Deposit Methods
9 9
No Debit/Credit Card Deposit Fees
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$20/$25,000 $10/Varies
PayPal
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$10/$1500 $10/Varies

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature Golden Nugget FOX Bet
Total Withdrawal Methods
8 6
No Withdrawal Fees - Check
No Yes
Check Payout Speed is < 10 days
Yes Yes
Withdrawal Min/Max - Check
$10/N/A $10/$8,300
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$10/N/A $10/$8,300

Customer Service

Feature Golden Nugget FOX Bet
Email Support
Yes Yes
Email Support Speed
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support
Yes No
Live Chat Support Availability
Yes No
Phone Support
Yes No

Mobile Betting

Feature Golden Nugget FOX Bet
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 FOX Bet vs Golden Nugget.

To start this comparison, first, we will look at the regulation status of each sportsbook. FOX Bet alongside Golden Nugget are part of the legal US market. 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. Golden Nugget is a better option with a N/A star rating over FOX Bet's 2.50 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 FOX Bet trails Golden Nugget by 3 total sports offered, with Golden Nugget offering 16 and FOX Bet offering 13. 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. FOX Bet makes early cash outs available to bettors, while Golden Nugget does not. FOX Bet has a live match tracker, Golden Nugget doesn't. FOX Bet and Golden Nugget both PayPal as a banking option. Finally, having access to education is always important for first-time bettors. FOX Bet has educational pages explaining the basics of sports betting while Golden Nugget does not.

Overall, between FOX Bet and Golden Nugget, Golden Nugget is the winner.

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