First and Second Half Betting on NBA Games
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Resorts Casino did not enter the online betting world before February 2015, a year and a half after the breakthrough of online casinos in the state, Nevertheless, they have not only managed to catch up with competitors ever since, but they have gone a step further and are now proud to offer the largest selection of games in New Jersey. They expanded the offer to sports betting as well in early 2019.
|Operating Since||Casino since 2015, sportsbook since 2019|
|Available in States||New Jersey (NJ)|
|Land Based Partner||Resorts Casino Hotel Atlantic City|
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Promotions are one of the major tools online betting sites use to attract new and keep existing customers. Resorts are doing a great job in this field too. They have welcome offers for sportsbook and casino as well as a host of on-going promos for their regular users. Here is the short breakthrough of their promotions section:
New customers can enjoy a $250 free bet. When you place your first sports bet with Resorts they will match it dollar by dollar all the way up to $250. The free bet will be credited to your account within 48h.
By playing any game at Resorts New Jersey, you automatically participate in their special loyalty program. It has five different levels that determine your status. The more you play/stake, the higher your tier will be and the more rewarding prizes you can claim. Five tiers are:
The higher your level is the more rewarding prizes will be.
Whether you are a casino fanatic or sports betting enthusiasts, Resorts is just the right place for you. We have tested both sections of the online site to share the full experience with you.
The interface of their sports betting site is classic. It may not win any aesthetic rewards but is very easy to navigate which is much more important for a regular bettor. The heart of the page is reserved for their major sportsbook promotions and live events.
Great selection of markets
Most important US sports and markets can be found at the top left corner. MLB and NFL held the primary spot there with both daily/weekly and season props highlighted. The first thing that caught our attention was the extensive list of future bets. Here are some of the player props we saw months before the start of the new NFL season:
|Selection of player props|
|MVP Winner||Most Passing Yards||Most Passing Touchdowns|
|Most Rushing Yards||Most Rushing Touchdowns||Most Receiving Yards|
|Most Receiving Touchdowns||QB’s Total Passing Yards||QB’s Total TD Passes|
This is an impressive array of betting options indeed, particularly knowing there are more than 50 different players listed for each of the mentioned markets. The list of team props is equally exciting as you can back whether a certain team will make it to the playoffs, win the conference, go all the way and win the Super Bowl, etc. Resorts have a strong selection of daily markets for college sports, while they also give you the chance to predict who will be the first pick of the next draft in major US sports.
A regular-season baseball clash has more than 50 markets to bet on. It is above the industry standard not only in the United States. Apart from baseball and football, you can also find a thrilling choice of basketball (NBA) and hockey (NHL) markets during the season.
Below the most popular ones, you can find the complete list of sports below, also on the left side on the main page. It involves:
|Selection of sports to bet on|
|Motor Sports||Rugby Union|
As you can see, the list of sports is not as extensive as markets are, but this is generally quite common for the US-based sites which put the main emphasis on the aforementioned sports. Regular soccer matches will have around 120 markets (MLS, English Premier League, etc). We find it decent knowing this is not among the most significant sports in the states.
The pricing plays one of the crucial factors in the selection of a bookmaker. At the end of the day, it’s all about the long-term profit. The odds we found at Resorts are somewhat better than the industry standard. We have tried most of New Jersey online sportsbooks recently and we have to say Resorts rank among the best when it comes to the ratio between the number of markets and odds.
Variety of offs are above industry average
We have compared Resorts’ odds with those at SugarHouse, Caesars, and PointsBet across different sports events (randomly chosen). Caesars may have had the most profitable odds (not significantly, though), but Resorts do no stand far behind. Their margin is set at around 4-5% which is better than the industry average.
Resorts’ in-play section is easily among the best we have run into on the US market. On a very slow summer morning (off-season in NBA, NHL, and NFL), they had 15 different events available for live betting. Golf and cricket had a single event apiece, while 13 came from tennis.
All tennis tournaments are covered with the live betting feature. We had the chance to bet live on matches from women’s ITF 25 tournaments in Horb and Porto. The range of betting markets for such events left us speechless. Resorts can be put to the same sentence with global sports betting leaders such as Bet365, William Hill or Unibet. Here are some of the markets for an ultra-low-profile tennis affair between Irina Fetecau and Eleonora Molinaro (not even the biggest tennis admirers have seen for these two we’d say):
Much like the case is with their pre-game bets, the odds are slightly better than the industry average. You can now only imagine how extensive the in-play section can be on days abundant with top sports action.
There is no live streaming facility available for Resorts customers still. However, we have to mention the phenomenal work heir developers have done on graphics for live events. You have access to broad live statistics for any live match on the right side. We could thus check the following stats for a low-profile tennis match:
Generally, US gambling sites have issues with a scarce array of banking methods, but Caesars do not belong to this category. They have a variety of options available for depositing and withdrawing. You can find the full list in the following table:
|Payment Methods||Processing Time||Payment Type||Minimum Deposit|
|Online Banking Transfer||Instant||Online Banking||$10|
|Resorts Card||Instant||Prepaid Card||$10|
|Physically at Resorts Casino Cage||Instant||Cash||$10|
|Payment Methods||Processing Time||Payment Type||Minimum Withdrawal|
|Paypal||Within 72 hours||E-Wallet||$10|
|VIP Preferred/ACH(E-Check||Within 72 hours||E-Check||$10|
|Resorts Card||Within 72 hours||Prepaid Card||$10|
|Physically at Resorts Casino Cage||Instant||Cash||$10|
Signing up with Resorts is an easy task as long as you are at least 21 years of age and physically located within the borders of New Jersey. The “Sign Up” button can easily be seen inside the green box at the top right corner of the main page. It will open up the registration box where you need to enter the following information:
Placing a bet will be a piece of cake if you have any experience with online sports betting. For your desired pick to appear in the bet slip, you just need to click on the odds. If you add two or more selections, you will have the option to choose whether to place the bet as a single or rather take more risk with parlays or round robins.
Resorts’ app can be downloaded on both iOS and Android devices. iPhone or iPad users can find it in the Apple Store, while Android customers have to download it directly from the site as the application is not available in the Play Store. We tested it for both types and had no major complaints. Moving around was easy and we feel even beginners will run it smoothly.
Easy to Navigate mobile version and app.
You can make deposits, claim bonuses (enter codes), place sports bets, play slots, table games, video poker, and do pretty much everything that can be done via the desktop page. The same goes for the mobile site which is accommodated to small screens and can be run from your mobile browser without any lags.
Resorts’ customer support agents are online 24 hours a day and you can easily get in touch with them at any time. There are three common methods to contact them, including:
We also have to mention the immense FAQ section which can be accessed by clicking on the question mark right next to the “Log In” button at the top right corner.
Resorts New Jersey is one of the most complete online betting sites in the United States. Licensed through their own brick and mortar Resorts Casino Hotel Atlantic City, they have it all, from sportsbook to casino games. The best thing is that each of these sections is at a very high level and can be compared to industry leaders individually.
Excellent Ratio Between Markets and Odds
The ratio between sports betting markets (particularly futures), including the in-play section, and the pricing is one of the best we’ve found out there. The casino section is also outstanding with more than 500 different slot titles and a strong selection of table games and video poker. The only downside is the shortage of jackpot games (just one).
We were also happy with welcome promotions even though the one for the casino has tough wagering requirements. The technical side, including banking options and customer support, is at the top level.
No, you only need to be physically located in New Jersey to place bets. Note that you can register an account from anywhere.
This company is putting a lot of effort to make their players feel safe. Monetary transactions are handled properly, so there is no reason to be worried about your money.
They are offering plenty of intriguing sports to bet on. Those events are placed all across the globe, while also serving regular promotions and special features. On top of everything, they have great loyalty program.
You have to be at least 21-years-old in order to won Resorts Sportsbook account.
This is one of the most common questions nowadays and YES, Resorts Sportsbook is legal. Person who is placing bets has to be physically located in New Jersey.