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Mike has been researching and reviewing products for more than a decade. The former travel and entertainment publisher is all in on sports betting. When he's not sweating picks or supporting Covers' betting experts in making smarter sports bettors, you can find him by the BBQ, perfecting his cross-hatch marks.

Team: Montreal Canadiens
Sport to bet on: NFL
Sports movie: The Fighter
Sports snack: Goldfish Crackers. Not a typo.
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bet365 Bracket Challenge: Win up to $6 Million

Mar 28, 2022 - 9:10 AM ET

Enter the bet365 Bracket Challenge contest for the chance to win $6 million if you accurately predict the outcome of all 63 games.

PointsBet Touts $2,000 in Risk-Free Bets to New York Customers

Jan 25, 2022 - 9:06 AM ET

PointsBet becomes New York's sixth legal online sports betting site, with remote registration available from anywhere in the Empire State.

The Best US Online Sportsbooks for 2022

Jun 29, 2022 - 3:49 PM ET

The competitive U.S. online sports betting market consists of 30 states, plus DC, that offer legal sports betting in some capacity. Our experts cut through the clutter to uncover actionable and trustworthy information about the best U.S. sportsbooks in your area. Our unbiased online sportsbook reviews — backed by the Covers BetSmart System&tr...

Best Online Casinos in Canada for June 2022

Jun 3, 2022 - 8:25 AM ET

Play at the best online casinos in Canada and partake in the top online gambling games. Access safe and secure sites that deliver real money gambling, hundreds of games, and more. Affiliate Disclosure: Covers may receive advertising commissions for visits to a sportsbook or casino betting site.

Le Meilleurs Sites de Paris Sportifs en Ligne au Canada en 2022

Jun 1, 2022 - 1:43 PM ET

Plus de deux décennies d'excellence en matière de paris sportifs ont permis à Covers de se positionner comme l'autorité numérique prééminente pour les parieurs sportifs canadiens. Nos experts découvrent des informations fiables et exploitables. Nous ne recommandons jamais un site de paris spor...

Best NBA Betting Sites in 2022

Jun 24, 2022 - 8:15 AM ET

After a tumultuous 2022 NBA Draft, NBA bettors can turn their attention toward the offseason and all wagering opportunities therein. The online basketball betting sites will be ready to welcome hoops fanatics, but navigating the options can be more complex than forecasting where the top free agents will land. We've compiled a list of the best&...

Louisiana's Top Bonuses and Promo Codes for Betting Sites and Apps

Jun 22, 2022 - 10:59 AM ET

Louisiana ushered in online sports betting on Friday, Jan. 28, 2022. Bettors aged 21 and over, residing in the 55 Louisiana parishes who voted in favor of legal sports betting, can place bets at any of the seven authorized mobile sportsbooks. The arrival of online sportsbooks benefits bettors, as operators are lining up competitive sign-up off...

Best Wyoming Sportsbook Bonuses and Promo Codes in 2022

Jun 22, 2022 - 10:22 AM ET

Despite a relatively thin pool, Wyoming sports betting boasts access to several of the best sports betting sites in the USA. Residents of Wyoming stand to gain from a handful of easy-to-claim welcome bonuses in June 2022, including ones from FanDuel, BetMGM, and DraftKings. Speaking of bonuses, Barstool, Caesars, and PointsBet, all expect to launch...

Best Virginia Sports Betting Bonuses and Promo Codes for June 2022

Jun 21, 2022 - 3:36 PM ET

Thirteen of the best sports betting sites count Virginia as home, and access to their respective sportsbook promos are easier to get than clearance to the Pentagon. Some Virginia sportsbooks have promo codes that unlock betting bonuses, but each boasts a convenient way for you to claim the latest sign-up offer. Find out what's available in the Comm...

Indiana: Best Sportsbook Bonuses and Promo Codes for June 2022

Jun 21, 2022 - 3:26 PM ET

Indiana rolled out legal online sports betting in 2019 and it continues to gain considerable momentum. Claiming sportsbook bonuses remains straightforward: Sign up for your preferred sportsbook, add funds to your wallet and make an initial qualifying wager. Which of the best Indiana sports betting bonuses is tailor-fitted for you? We dive into the...

New Jersey Best Sportsbook Bonuses and Promo Codes for June 2022

Jun 21, 2022 - 3:07 PM ET

New Jersey championed legal sports more than a decade ago and became the first state, outside of Nevada, to regulate and license online sports betting. With 21 legal online sportsbooks, access to online sports betting sites in the Garden State, and their lucrative bonuses, has never been easier. Read on to learn about the best New Jersey sports bet...

Iowa: Best Sportsbook Bonuses and Promo Codes for June 2022

Jun 21, 2022 - 3:00 PM ET

Iowa has quickly become one of the more prominent legal U.S. markets to make the best sports betting sites available. Iowa sports betting sites have latched on to the industry’s growing popularity and created enticing Iowa sportsbook bonuses to reflect the recent market upturn.  Caesars Sportsbook, BetMGM, PointsBet, Unibet, and FanDuel ...

Top New York Mobile Sportsbook Bonuses and Promo Codes for June 2022

Jun 21, 2022 - 2:08 PM ET

New York quickly became the top U.S. state for legal sports betting, with bettors from Buffalo to Brooklyn placing legal bets.  Resorts World became the state's eighth online sportsbook, and with significant demand for sports betting among its residents, operators are competing for customer acquisition, and they're willing to pay — ...

Trusted Online Golf Betting Sites in 2022

Jun 20, 2022 - 10:32 AM ET

Consider us your expert caddy for betting on golf and the 2022 major golf championships. Next on deck: The Open Championship. Our guide pinpoints the most reputable legal golf betting sites, up-to-date betting odds, picks, predictions, and unbiased sportsbook reviews.

Trusted Soccer Betting Sites in 2022

Jun 13, 2022 - 1:32 PM ET

Soccer, or “the beautiful game,” is one of the world's biggest betting sports, and the sheer volume of available leagues and games drives significant betting interest. Finding the right spot for your betting needs can be challenging. The good news: We've done the legwork for you and identified the best sports betting sites so you can ge...

Best NFL Betting Sites in 2022

Jun 10, 2022 - 11:07 AM ET

The 2022 NFL Draft has concluded, but the NFL offseason, affectionately known as the silly season, continues to generate betting opportunities at legal online sportsbooks. This time of year presents an opportunity for bettors to build their bankroll ahead of the NFL regular season.

Trusted MLB Betting Sites Online in 2022

Jun 10, 2022 - 10:38 AM ET

MLB's 162-game 2022 regular season got underway on April 7, 2022. Our lineup card identifies trusted legal baseball betting sites for 2022, unbiased sportsbook reviews, MLB betting strategies, baseball betting odds, common types of bets, and more. Your search for the best MLB betting sites starts here.

Best Ontario Mobile Apps in 2022

Jun 1, 2022 - 1:40 PM ET

Ontario's online legal sports betting market opened on April 4, 2022, unlocking access to the best apps in Ontario. Our experts actively test and review Ontario sportsbooks to uncover the best betting apps.

DraftKings Promo Code June 2022

Jun 1, 2022 - 7:46 AM ET

Registration with DraftKings is a cinch, and no ties to the monarchy or promo codes are required to obtain its sign-up bonus. If you are a new sports bettor and have yet to sign-up and deposit with DraftKings, click here to claim a deposit bonus of up to $1,000.  Deposit bonus of up to $1,000 No code required

Best March Madness Betting Sites 2022

Apr 13, 2022 - 10:55 AM ET

The “One Shining Moment” for March Madness 2022 belongs to Kansas, which cuts down the nets to close out the men's college basketball betting season.  We'll be back next season to identify the best, legal and reputable March Madness betting sites. Access up-to-date college basketball betting odds, the best promos, bonuses, unbiased...

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