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Joshua Howe is a sports betting editor at Covers, helping make smarter sports bettors since 2021. The experienced writer and editor has reviewed over 20 sportsbooks and has been placing his own wagers for three years and counting. He prefers FanDuel for its sleek app design and variety of NBA markets.

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Most Common Sportsbook Sign-up Bonuses Explained

Jan 11, 2023 • 8:38 AM ET

We dive into everything you need to know about sportsbook welcome offers, from free bets to deposit matches.

FanDuel Sportsbook March Madness Promo a Bet $5, Win $150 Offer for New Sports Bettors

Apr 4, 2022 • 11:19 AM ET

FanDuel sportsbook is shooting its shot, tempting prospective customers with a bet $5, win $150 March Madness promo.

PointsBet March Madness Promo: Up to $2,100 in Risk-Free Bets and Free Bets

Apr 4, 2022 • 11:18 AM ET

With the National Championship Game set to tip tonight, PointsBet is offering new customers a March Madness promo of up to $2,000 in risk-free bets and an additional $100 in free bets.

DraftKings Illinois Offers a $100 Pre-Launch Bonus to New Customers

Mar 4, 2022 • 3:21 PM ET

DraftKings Illinois is capitalizing on remote registration returning to the state by offering a $100 pre-launch bonus to first-time bettors. We dive into all the details here.

DraftKings Super Bowl Promo $280 in Free Bets for New U.S. Customers

Feb 13, 2022 • 8:30 AM ET

DraftKings' Super Bowl promo is a $5 wager to win $280 in free bets. Here's how eligible first-time customers can claim the offer without a promo code.

FanDuel Offering $280 Super Bowl Cash Bonus to New U.S. Customers

Feb 13, 2022 • 8:25 AM ET

FanDuel's Super Bowl promotion is a $5 bet to win $280 in real cash. Here's how eligible first-time customers can claim the offer without a promo code.

The Best Online Sportsbooks in 2023

Jan 18, 2023 • 8:37 AM ET

More than two decades’ worth of sports betting excellence has positioned Covers as the preeminent digital authority for sports bettors across the world. Our experts cut through the clutter to uncover actionable and trustworthy information. We never recommend a bookmaker that we wouldn’t use ourselves. Our unbiased bookmaker reviews &mda...

The Best UK Online Bookmakers for 2023

Jan 18, 2023 • 8:37 AM ET

Covers, the preeminent digital authority for UK sports bettors, boasts more than two decades' worth of sports betting excellence. Our experts cut through the clutter to uncover actionable and trustworthy information about the best UK sports betting sites. We never recommend a bookmaker that we wouldn’t use ourselves. Our unbiased bookmaker re...

Best West Virginia Sports Betting Bonuses and Promo Codes for February 2023

Feb 6, 2023 • 1:07 PM ET

There are many available sportsbook sign-up bonuses for those looking to take advantage of the West Virginia sports betting scene. Several of the best West Virginia betting bonuses, including welcome offers, can be found on some of the best sports betting sites, such as Caesars Sportsbook, BetMGM, FanDuel, and DraftKings.

Best Pennsylvania Sportsbook Bonuses and Promo Codes for February 2023

Feb 6, 2023 • 12:35 PM ET

Pennsylvania is one of the most substantial legal sports betting markets in the United States, which makes competition between regulated operators intense. As of our most recent update, there are 14 online sports betting sites actively operating in the Keystone State, and each provides sports bettors with an enticing sign-up bonus should they choos...

Best Ohio Sports Betting Bonuses and Promo Codes for February 2023

Feb 6, 2023 • 12:22 PM ET

Legal Ohio sports betting launched on Jan. 1, 2023, and some of the best sportsbooks in the U.S. are now live in the state. The sheer number of options may make it difficult to pinpoint which sites offer the best Ohio sportsbook bonuses and promo codes — which is where we come in. Covers has parlayed a list of selections t...

PointsBet Promo Code February 2023: 5 x $50 Second Chance Bets

Feb 6, 2023 • 12:01 PM ET

PointsBet offers one of the industry's top promos for first-time users — up to $250 in bet credits on your first five fixed odds wagers in all legal states. No PointsBet promo code is necessary to redeem the sign-up offers. Keep reading to learn if one of PointsBet's bonuses makes sense for you. 5 x $50 second chance bets No code requi...

Best Michigan Sports Betting Bonuses and Promo Codes for February 2023

Feb 6, 2023 • 11:57 AM ET

Legal Michigan sports betting has opened access to the best betting sites. Caesars Sportsbook, FanDuel, and BetMGM currently offer the best Michigan betting bonuses, while PointsBet and WynnBET round out the top five. 

Best Massachusetts Sportsbook Promo Codes and Bonuses for February 2023

Feb 6, 2023 • 11:51 AM ET

Legal online Massachusetts sports betting comes into play in March 2023, and up to 15 betting sites could become available to Bay Staters. With so many options coming at once, new bettors may be unsure which sites will offer the best Massachusetts sportsbook promo codes and bonuses. Never fear — we’ve done the gritty work for you a...

Best Maryland Sportsbook Promos and Bonuses for February 2023

Feb 6, 2023 • 11:49 AM ET

Evergreen Maryland sports betting promos from some of the best sportsbooks in the U.S. went live at 9 a.m. ET on Nov. 23, 2022. We'll help you dissect your potential options in the guide below as new market entrants vie for a spot on our list of the best Maryland sportsbook promos. 

Best Massachusetts Sports Betting Apps in 2023: Coming Soon

Feb 6, 2023 • 11:18 AM ET

The best Massachusetts sports betting apps and online sportsbooks could arrive as early as March 2023. Our thoroughly researched and detailed guide contains a ranking of the top six sportsbook apps that will soon be staples of legal Massachusetts sports betting.

Best NBA Betting Promo Codes in 2023

Feb 6, 2023 • 11:11 AM ET

The familiar sound of mesh snapping returns with the NBA regular season, and so does the opportunity for sports bettors to capitalize on the best NBA betting promo codes from the country’s best sportsbooks. Covers has anthologized a list of the premier sign-up bonuses available at legal betting sites. Keep reading to discover how to claim NBA...

Best NHL Betting Promo Codes in 2023

Feb 6, 2023 • 11:05 AM ET

With the 2022-23 NHL season underway, sports bettors will rightfully be seeking out the best NHL betting promo codes from the best sportsbooks in the U.S.  Covers has done the dirty work already, accumulating and vetting a list of the top sign-up bonuses available at legal betting sites. Scroll through our unbiased and detailed guide below and...

Best College Football Betting Sites in 2023

Feb 6, 2023 • 10:50 AM ET

College football betting sites are basking in the afterglow of all the wagers placed on CFP National Championship odds and bowl game odds over the last month. Signing up with them now is an excellent way to prepare to take advantage of all they offer for the upcoming 2023-24 season. Understandably, investigating the many legal U.S. sportsbooks...

Best Colorado Sports Betting Bonuses & Promo Codes February 2023

Feb 6, 2023 • 10:45 AM ET

Obtaining access to the best Colorado betting bonuses is achievable in minutes. Simply source a preferred Colorado sports betting site, complete the sign-up process, make a qualifying deposit, place an initial wager, and you’re in business.  Though there is a bevy of sportsbook options in the Centennial State, these six have the best Col...

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