Hard Rock Sportsbook vs Parx Sportsbook 2020

Is Parx Sportsbook better than Hard Rock Sportsbook? After scoring sportsbooks in ten areas for our 2019 review, Hard Rock Sportsbook is better than Parx Sportsbook. Hard Rock Sportsbook is meant for bettors who enjoy iGaming (online slots) more than sports betting. Sports betting options are basic, failing to compete with top-tier New Jersey Sportsbooks. Hard Rock can provide value to users who primarily play online slots.

Ratings

Feature Hard Rock Sportsbook Parx Sportsbook
Overall 3 3.5
Sports Offered 3.5 4.5
Overall 3 3.5
Sports Offered 3.5 4.5
Bets Offered 3 3.5
Odds 0 0
Banking Options and Fees 4.5 3.5
Live Betting 3 3.5
Mobile Betting 4 3.5
Ease of Use 3.5 3.5
Customer Service 4 4
Education and Research 0.5 2.5
Reputation 3.5 3.5

US Regulated Vs Offshore

Feature Hard Rock Sportsbook Parx Sportsbook
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 Hard Rock Sportsbook Parx Sportsbook
Total Sports Offered
12 17
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Baseball (International)
No No
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (WNBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (International)
No Yes
Boxing
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes Yes
Cycling
No Yes
Darts
No Yes
E-Sports
No No
Football (NFL)
Yes Yes
Football (CFL)
Yes Yes
Football (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Golf (PGA)
Yes Yes
Handball
No Yes
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 No

Bets Offered

Feature Hard Rock Sportsbook Parx Sportsbook
Cash Out Feature
Yes Yes
Asian Handicaps
Yes 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
No Yes
Spread
Yes Yes
Teaser
No 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 Hard Rock Sportsbook Parx Sportsbook
Total Live Betting Sports Offered
7 9
Match Tracker
No No
Alpine Skiing
No No
Badminton
No No
Baseball
Yes Yes
Basketball
Yes Yes
Cricket
No Yes
E-Sports
No No
Football
Yes Yes
Golf
No Yes
Handball
No No
Hockey
Yes Yes
MMA
No No
Rugby
Yes Yes
Soccer
Yes Yes
Tennis
Yes Yes
Volleyball
No No

Education and Research

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

Banking - Deposits

Feature Hard Rock Sportsbook Parx Sportsbook
Total Deposit Methods
6 4
No Debit/Credit Card Deposit Fees
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$10/$50,000 $10
PayPal
Yes No
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$20/$1,000,000

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature Hard Rock Sportsbook Parx Sportsbook
Total Withdrawal Methods
3 4
No Withdrawal Fees - Check
No Yes
Check Payout Speed is < 10 days
Yes Yes
Withdrawal Min/Max - Check
$10/$100,000 Varies
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
N/A

Customer Service

Feature Hard Rock Sportsbook Parx Sportsbook
Email Support
Yes Yes
Email Support Speed
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support Availability
Yes No
Phone Support
Yes No

Mobile Betting

Feature Hard Rock Sportsbook Parx Sportsbook
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Website Functionality
Yes Yes
After six months and hundreds of hours of researching different sportsbooks, the BettingBuck.com team collected thousands of data points. To focus on two sportsbooks, we will now compare Hard Rock Sportsbook vs Parx Sportsbook.

First, we will compare whether or not each sportsbook is regulated by a US governing body Both Hard Rock Sportsbook and Parx Sportsbook are US regulated sportbooks. Now, we can compare the odds between each sportsbook. Odds, or the vig, is what the sportsbook charges you to place your bet. To compile rankings, we examined odds for spread, moneyline, and total markets for seven different leagues, covering over 100 games for each league. Both Hard Rock Sportsbook and Parx Sportsbook are rated 0 stars.

Odds aside, we can now compare educational features. Bettors new to sports betting will want high-quality education informing them of what different betting markets are available and how to bet them. Hard Rock Sportsbook nor Parx Sportsbook have educational pages explaining the basics of sports betting. Next, comparing the total number of sports offered, Parx Sportsbook boasts an offering of 17 available sports compared to Hard Rock Sportsbook's 12 available sports. Diving into poplar features, some bettors desire the ability to cash in tickets early, a live match tracker that updates ball position when live betting, and banking with PayPal Hard Rock Sportsbook alongside Parx Sportsbook offer the early cash out feature. Neither Hard Rock Sportsbook and Parx Sportsbook offer a live match tracker for live betting. Hard Rock Sportsbook offers PayPal, Parx Sportsbook doesn't.

Overall, between Hard Rock Sportsbook and Parx Sportsbook, Hard Rock Sportsbook is the winner.

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