Affiliated with the Resorts Atlantic City Casino in New Jersey, this sportsbook launched in January as a sister site to the venue’s popular online casino.
We don’t know if the Dallas Cowboys color scheme of blue and white was intentional (probably not) but we think Jerry Jones would be very happy with the choice.
The mobile app is available for iOS and Android, and once arriving at your destination, which takes a couple clicks more than needed, the first thing a user will notice is promotions and specials.
Offered to new users and the more experienced is a First Bet that is matched up to $250, a weekly free bet, and a 60 percent Bonus on Parlays. The rolling bar also promotes upcoming contests to put them on players’ radar, such as the Football Handicapping “Super Pick ‘Em” offering more than $40,000 in prizes.
Click “Join Now” to register and fund your account and begin the journey.
The interface is organized and easy to read, with few distractions from the desired goal – betting. Tabs direct bettors to multiple options regarding the sports and the type of wagers.
If you’re unsure of what something is click on Sportsbook 101 for list of videos featuring Mike Gill of ESPN Sports Bash who makes all things sports betting understandable.
If that isn’t enough, click the question mark in the top ribbon takes the user to the FAQ which has all the answers regarding deposits, withdrawals, how to bet, and technical issues etc.
Deposits are available through VIP Preferred/ACH (e-Check) which FYI takes 48 hours to process and 3-5 business days to credit following approval (whew!), PayPal, Resorts Card, online banking transfer, PayNearMe, Mastercard and VISA.
Sports offered are all the U.S. professional leagues plus MMA, Aussie Rules Football, Rugby, Soccer and Cricket.
The pre-game markets offer a buffet of bets, some nearing 200 on select games or contests. Bets include spreads, moneylines and totals as well as first & last score, first method of scoring, first half/second half results and props, props and more props.
The site’s In-Play/Live Betting tab offers up-to-date tracking of the contests happening at that moment. Overview, Event View and Live Schedule tabs provides the users specific and data updated in real time on teams playing, the current score, the odds, and specific stats. Such as. if it was an NFL game, data regarding pass completions, sacks, running vs. passing yardage, first downs and more would be seen. As the bettor toggles through they can easily follow the event as it progresses.
The bets, however, are limited developers need to up the ante for across the board success.
The Bet Slip is to the right where bettors can see their success or failures (hopefully few) of their picks.
Competitive odds across bets across a majority of sports
Multiple deposit/withdrawal options including PayPal
One-click move to Resorts Casino
A video Sportsbook 101
No Cash Out feature
Room for growth on in-play bets
WHERE IT OPERATES
DEPOSIT & WITHDRAWAL METHODS
VIP Preferred/ACH (e-Check), PayPal, Resorts Card, online banking transfer, PayNearMe, Mastercard and VISA.
Withdrawal are almost all the same options: VIP Preferred/ACH (eCheck), Paypal (with a minimum withdrawal of $100), Resorts Card, NetTeller and Online Banking transfer
MOBILE INTERFACE ****
Both the desktop and mobile offer the same functions so you don’t have to relearn if you move from one platform to the other. The sites are easy on the eyes and easy to read.
DEPOSIT METHODS ****
Lots of choices on making deposits, with PayPal, Resorts Card, online banking transfer, PayNearMe, Mastercard and VISA having the least turnaround time. The initial VIP Preferred/ACH (e-Check) takes 48 hours to process and then another 3-5 business days to credit following approval. After that, money moves almost immediately into the account.
EASE OF DEPOSITS AND WITHDRAWALS ***
VIP Preferred is a good option to invest in if you want to play fast after the initial deposit and approval. Multiple withdrawal options are available and will take three-to-five business days to hit your account.
SAFETY AND SECURITY ****
Resorts Casino Sportsbook utilizes leading safeguards to protect personal information and uses geolocation technology to ensure all bets are coming from inside state lines.
CUSTOMER SERVICE ****
Took us a second to find it at the bottom of the site under “Contact us” but they are offering assistance 24/7 by email at email@example.com, by phone at (844) 990-4263 and live chat.
USER EXPERIENCE ****
The tabs help navigate the user and The FAQ asks and answers all the right questions to create a smooth user’s experience. Check out the Sportsbook 101 for videos hosted by Mike Gill of ESPN Sports Bash.
Resorts Casino Sportsbook does a yeoman’s job to bring betting to the people. It’s not flashy but it gets the job done.
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