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Sports Betting In Raleigh

North Carolina
  • Online Sportsbooks Available In Raleigh Via Offshore Sportsbooks
  • Domestic Sports Betting In Raleigh, NC, Available At In-Person Venues
  • Online And Mobile Sportsbooks To Debut In 2024

Raleigh is the capital city of North Carolina and is home to a major professional franchise and a notable college program. Located in the NC triangle, there are also several other notable college teams in the area, like those from Charlotte.

Raleigh sportsbooks within city limits is possible through licensed offshore sportsbooks and domestic sports gambling over the web and in person. Given the standing gambling laws, offshore sportsbooks are the best way to place bets on your favorite teams without breaking any laws.

This page was created specifically for Raleigh-based gamblers and has all the information you need on North Carolina Sports Betting.

Is Sports Betting Legal In Raleigh, NC?

Yes. Legal sports betting in North Carolina is available at in-person sportsbooks and using web-ready devices. A better option for Raleigh, NC, sports gamblers is offshore sportsbook sites that operate out of a regulated international district.

These online sportsbooks that operate overseas can take bets from Raleigh gamblers over the Internet because there are no federal or state laws that say they cannot. Until North Carolina ushers in domestic mobile sportsbook applications or online options, these international sportsbooks provide the most convenient wagering option in Raleigh.

Best Online Sportsbooks In Raleigh, NC

Below you will find a list of the best available online sportsbooks accepting Raleigh residents. These sportsbooks accept millions of bets daily from an international audience. Our team of online sports betting experts has vetted each brand in the table below and they each meet our quality assurance standards.

There is no requirement to place a bet or register for an account when browsing the site. However, you will not be able to place a bet until you sign up for an account.

 Site NameCurrent BonusAgeU.S.Visit Site
Top Rated #1 IconBovada Sportsbook50% Max $1,00018+USA Players Legally AcceptedVisit Site Review
2BetUS125% Max $3,12518+USA Players Legally AcceptedVisit Site Review
3Betonline Sportsbook50% Max $1,00018+USA Players Legally AcceptedVisit Site Review
4sports betting logo50% Max $1,00018+USA Players Legally AcceptedVisit Site Review
5MyBookie Sportsbook50% Max $1,00021+USA Players Legally AcceptedVisit Site Review
6xbet logo50% Max $50021+USA Players Legally AcceptedVisit Site Review

Sports Teams In Raleigh, North Carolina

Carolina Hurricanes (NHL)

The Carolina Hurricanes play in the Metropolitan Division of the National Hockey League’s Eastern Conference. They won a Stanley Cup in 2006, and NHL sportsbooks often feature them in contention among the championship futures.

  • Home Arena: PNC Arena
  • Established: 1997 (formerly the New England/Hartford Whalers from 1972-1997)

You can find betting lines on the Hurricanes throughout the regular season on any of our recommended sportsbook brands.

North Carolina State University (ACC)

The NC State Wolfpack plays in the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) and fields over 20 varsity sports, but they are mostly known for their college football and basketball programs. NCAAB betting sites offer lines on each of their games, as well as March Madness odds.

NCAA College Football sportsbook sites also routinely feature the Wolfpack, including their odds during bowl game season.

  • Football Stadium: Carter–Finley Stadium
  • Basketball Arena: PNC Arena
  • National Championships: 2 NCAAB Titles (1974, 1983)
  • Established: 1887

Raleigh Sportsbook Banking Options

Our top-rated offshore sportsbooks host a variety of deposit options to accommodate all bettors. Standard sportsbook banking options include credit/debit cards, cryptocurrencies, prepaid options, and wire transfers. There are minimum and maximum deposit requirements, and some methods include transaction fees.

The sportsbook banking methods we suggest the most is crytpcocurrencies like Bitcoin (BTC) because the transact in minutes, provide the fastest payouts, and often include additional bonus dollars. In fact, cryptocurrency is the only payout method that features same-day withdrawal transcations - an indistry exclusive. We've provided a list of the most common funding options below.

  • Deposit: Credit Card, Debit Card, Third-Party Money Transfer Services, Cashier's Check, Wire Transfers, Cryptocurrency (Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple, Tether, USD Coin)
  • Withdrawal: Wire Transfer, Cashier's Check by Courier, Cryptocurrency

Bonus Offers For Raleigh Sports Bettors

Bonuses and promotional incentives are what make offshore sportsbooks unique. They are essentially free money given to bettors for use within the sportsbook. For example, when a player makes a deposit, the sportsbook will offer to match that deposit by a percentage up to a designated max amount.

Online sportsbook bonuses are typically available with your first deposit. Other bonus types are for live and mobile betting, seasonal promos, referral bonuses, and reload bonuses. You can claim a bonus by entering the appropriate promo code when making a deposit.

How Does Mobile Betting Work?

Our recommended sportsbooks feature mobile components that run on web-based applications. You can access these mobile sportsbooks in Raleigh, NC by using your device’s browser to click on any of the above links featured on this page.

Responsive design technology works to keep all UI and functionality principles consistent across different screen size dimensions—meaning you can use your tablet as well. You will find all the same betting lines, wagering types, security features, that are featured on the main site ported to popular mobile devices (iPhone, Samsung). In additiona, there are often bonus offers that cater to mobile betting.

Live Betting Options

Placing a wager on live betting odds allows for sports gamblers to lay some action on a game while it is in-play. Moneyline odds, the over/under, and point spreads update as the game plays out, and is a perfect option for Raleigh sports bettors that forgot to make a pre-game wager, or just wanted to see a few minutes of a game before making a final decision.

Many offshore sportsbooks that we recommend on this page include an entire section dedicated to live betting odds. Other books simply allow for the pre-game lines to go live after tipoff, kickoff, or the opening whistle.

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