BetRivers is a legal and licensed sportsbook and casino platform headquartered in Illinois and owned by Rush Street Interactive.

Its first land-based casino from the US was opened in 2018 in Pittsburgh, and in 2019, Pennsylvania welcomed the first online BetRivers` first online sportsbook into the US market.
Currently the website is licensed in the following states: New York, West Virginia, Michigan, Virginia, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Colorado, Arizona, Louisiana, Ontario, Pennsylvania (both under the BetRivers brand and under its sister brand, PlaySugarHouse), New Jersey (under the PlaySugarHouse brand), and Connecticut (under the PlaySugarHouse brand).

Promotions and rewards

BetRivers offer numerous bonuses and rewards to all its users. All promotions and bonuses are subject to the site`s terms and conditions, and users should check the website for availability and further information.

First deposit bonus

New users making their first deposit using the code 250MATCH receive a 100% match up to $250. The minimum amount users have to deposit to be eligible for this bonus is $10 and the bonus money has a 1x play through requirement.
The bonus money will be credited to the user`s account within 48 hours of making the deposit and it has to be wagered within 30 days after being credited otherwise it will expire.
The first deposit bonus code can only be used by users making their first deposit, after they have had their accounts verified.


Seasoned users can also benefit from a variety of promotions and loyalty offers, as shown below.

20% Tuesday MLB Profit Boost

Users who log in every Tuesday receive a single-use 20% profit boost they can use on any MLB wager (no op-in is required, the users simply need to log in to their BetRivers accounts). The maximum bet amount is $25 and the additional winnings cannot exceed $250. The profit boost has to be used within 24 hours of issuance or it will expire.

MLB Saturday SGP BET & GET

Users who place a real money bet of $25 or more on a Major League Baseball same game parlay with at least three legs every Saturday receive a $10 free wager. The free bet will be loaded to eligible accounts within 30 minutes of placing the qualifying bet and will expire after seven days. A maximum of one free bet can be earned every Saturday.

Odds Boosts and House Specials

The sportsbook containing House Specials and Boosted bet offers gain players access to a custom side-menu and widget bar item on any given date. There, players can receive increased odds based on current market pricing. Bets must be placed on the boosted offers for increased payouts (example: an offer at +200 may be boosted to +230).

Reward program - iRush Rewards

For every real money wager placed, users earn both Loyalty Level Points and Bonus Store Points: Loyalty Level Points are used to increase the Loyalty Level while Bonus Store Points can be exchanged for rewards from the Bonus Store. As the user`s Loyalty Level increases, additional bonuses and rewards will be unlocked in the Bonus Store.

Deposits and withdrawals

Deposit methods

BetRivers accepts the following deposit methods: debit card, Trustly online banking, wire transfer, VIP Preferred, PayPal, Pay with Cash, BetRivers Play+ Card and the platform is currently working on integrating the Vanilla Cash deposit solution too.

Pay with Cash is a deposit option allowing users to make cash deposits of maximum $500 at numerous retail stores, including 7-Eleven. A maximum of $10,000 can be deposited in a 30 day period.

Using the BetRivers+ Card players can make instant deposits into their accounts. The BetRivers+ Card can be funded using a credit card, debit card an bank account. Users who register for such a card will receive it in the mail within 10-14 business days.


Users can view their current limits at any time by navigating to the respective tab on the platform. BetRivers has daily, weekly and monthly limits which the users can change or even remove.

Withdrawal options

Users can use a range of withdrawals methods including: PayPal, BetRivers Play+ Card, Trustly online banking, VIP Preferred, check by mail, or cash at the casino cage (this method can vary from state to state).

Withdrawals are processed in the order they are received and it usually takes up to 24 hours to process them, although certain requests may take longer to approve. Users will receive updates on their requests on their email addresses. After the request has been approved, the transfer time varies by method: BetRivers Play+ Card fund will be available immediately, online banking/ACH funds will take up to 5 business days, and checks by mail will arrive within 10 to 14 business days.

What BetRivers offers

Depending on the state, BetRivers offers sports betting, slots, live dealer games, poker, and table games. Users will have to visit the website themselves to check if their state allows only sports betting or casino slots too.


In terms of sports betting, users can place wagers on a wide range of markets, including:

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Golf
  • Tennis
  • Soccer
  • Football
  • Hockey
  • Boxing
  • Formula 1
  • Lacrosse
  • Motorsports
  • Rugby Union


Players who live in states that allow casino games as well, will get to enjoy live dealer games, table games, poker and other card games, Slingo, and more from brands like:

  • Scientific
  • IGT
  • AGS
  • Konami
  • Red Tiger
  • DGC
  • Everi
  • Lightning

User info

Users have to be 21 or older to be able to create an account and have it verified, except for the states where gambling is legal starting with the age of 18.

The BetRivers platform can be accessed from any type of desktop PC, and it also has a mobile app compatible with both iOS and Android.

States where BetRivers is legal

  • Pennsylvania
  • New York
  • West Virginia
  • Michigan
  • Virginia
  • Indiana
  • Illinois
  • Iowa
  • Colorado
  • Arizona
  • Louisiana
  • Ontario

States where it`s under the PlaySugarHouse brand

  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania
  • Connecticut


BetRivers (and its sister brand PlaySugarHouse) is a legit gambling platform that is user friendly and easy to navigate; sections like customer support and term and conditions are easy and quick to find, and the details provided are thorough.

The sportsbook has a wide range of markets and the casino sections are rich in games, making the website an attraction for many players.


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