PointsBet vs Resorts Sportsbook 2020

Is PointsBet better than Resorts Sportsbook? After scoring sportsbooks on over 100 different variables, PointsBet is better than Resorts Sportsbook. PointsBet combines traditional sports betting with the new and exciting PointsBetting to offer one of the best sportsbooks in the United States and Australia, despite a sub-par live betting menu.

Ratings

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

State Availability

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

Sports Offered

Feature PointsBet Resorts Sportsbook
Total Sports Offered
16 13
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Boxing
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes Yes
Cycling
Yes Yes
Darts
Yes No
Football (NFL)
Yes Yes
Football (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Golf (PGA)
Yes Yes
Hockey (NHL)
Yes Yes
MMA (UFC)
Yes Yes
Motor Sports (NASCAR)
Yes No
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
Sports Offered 4 3.5

Odds Comparison

Feature PointsBet Resorts Sportsbook
NFL Moneyline
8th 10th
NFL Spread
Average spread odds are better than -110 per side Average spread odds are -110 per side
NBA Moneyline
11th 20th
NBA Spread
Average spread odds are better than -110 per side Average spread odds are -110 per side
MLB Moneyline
14th 6th
MLB Spread
7th 10th
NHL Moneyline
7th 19th
NHL Spread
6th 10th
Soccer Moneyline
19th 13th
NCAAF Moneyline
5th 8th
NCAAF Spread
Average spread odds are -110 per side Average spread odds are -110 per side
Odds 4.5 3.5

Bets Offered

Feature PointsBet Resorts Sportsbook
Cash Out Feature
Yes No
Futures
Yes Yes
Moneyline
Yes Yes
Parlay
Yes Yes
Props
Yes Yes
Reverse
No No
Round Robin
No Yes
Spread
Yes Yes
Teaser
No Yes
Total (Over/Under)
Yes Yes
Bets Offered 5 4

Live Betting

Feature PointsBet Resorts Sportsbook
Baseball
Yes Yes
Basketball
Yes Yes
Cricket
No No
Football
Yes Yes
Golf
Yes No
Hockey
Yes Yes
MMA
Yes No
Rugby
No No
Soccer
Yes Yes
Tennis
Yes Yes
Live Betting 3 4

Education and Research

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

Banking - Deposits

Feature PointsBet Resorts Sportsbook
Total Deposit Methods
4 8
No Debit/Credit Card Deposit Fees
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$5/Varies $10/Varies
PayPal
No Yes
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$10/Varies
Banking Options and Fees 4 4

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature PointsBet Resorts Sportsbook
Total Withdrawal Methods
2 6
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
$100/Varies
Banking Options and Fees 4 4

Customer Service

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

Mobile Betting

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

Is PointsBet or Resorts Sportsbook better for beginners?
PointsBet is better for first-time bettors than Resorts Sportsbook. PointsBet provides bettors Articles/News and Explanation of Bets.

Which sportsbook offers better odds: PointsBet or Resorts Sportsbook?
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 is a better option with a 4.50 star rating over Resorts Sportsbook's 3.50 star rating. The odds comparison table earlier in the page breaks down how both sportsbooks ranked in each sport.

Does PointsBet or Resorts Sportsbook offer a wider range of sports and bets?
PointsBet boasts an offering of 16 available sports compared to Resorts Sportsbook's 13 available sports. PointsBet offers bettors access to Moneyline, Spread, Parlay, Props, Futures and Total (Over/Under) bets. PointsBet makes early cash outs available to bettors, while Resorts Sportsbook does not. 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 PointsBet vs Resorts Sportsbook customer support?
Resorts Sportsbook 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 PointsBet and Resorts Sportsbook, PointsBet is the winner.

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