Sports Illustrated has been a mainstay in sports media for decades now. After sports betting started becoming legal across the United States, Sports Illustrated partnered with international gaming company 888 Holdings to launch SI Sportsbook in September 2021.
At the time of writing, SI Sportsbook is live in three states: Colorado, Michigan, and Virginia. The betting operator intends to expand to New Jersey, but company reps have not yet specified when NJ bettors will be able to wager with SI Sportsbook.
In this review, we’ll cover everything users can expect from SI Sportsbook once it launches in New Jersey, what promotions may be available, and the betting markets we expect to attract the most interest. Let’s get right into it.
Is SI Sportsbook legal in New Jersey?
No, SI Sportsbook is not legal in New Jersey. The operator has plans to expand to a handful of new states (New Jersey included) within the next three years. But, they have not shared any specific launch dates.
How to sign-up for SI Sportsbook in New Jersey
Signing up for SI Sportsbook is an easy, straightforward process that should take about 5 minutes to complete. Once you’re all set up with your laptop or mobile device, you’re ready to get started.
Here are all the steps you’ll need to take:
Although SI Sportsbook is not technically available in New Jersey and we don’t have access to the specific NJ betting bonuses they’ll offer to the users, these are the types of offers we expect to see based on what SI has done in other states.
SI Sportsbook betting app in New Jersey
SI Sportsbook has not announced the release date of their betting app in New Jersey, but it’s expected to launch within the next three years.
However, NJ users can still access SI’s mobile app and enter their email addresses so they’re notified when it officially launches in the state. Once it launches, Betting NJ will test it out and write a formal review.
How to download the SI Sportsbook app on Apple devices
How to download the SI Sportsbook app on Android devices
Deposit and withdrawal methods on SI Sportsbook New Jersey
SI Sportsbook has not yet announced the banking methods that will be available for NJ users. Based on the payment methods SI offers in other states, along with the offerings from NJ sportsbooks that are operational, these are what we expect SI Sportsbook to offer NJ users.
Deposit methods for SI Sportsbook include:
Withdrawal methods include:
Sports you can bet on with SI Sportsbook New Jersey
SI Sportsbook has not yet announced which sports leagues will be available to bet on in New Jersey, but we expect every major sport (football, basketball, hockey, and baseball) to see significant play once SI Sportsbook becomes operational.
Here’s where we expect the majority of the betting action to take place.
Does SI Sportsbook have a retail location in New Jersey?
SI Sportsbook does not have a retail location in New Jersey at the time of writing.