There have been recent attempts to shut out Americans form placing bets and gambling online, but these efforts have been easily averted by either moving their domain, or just ignoring them altogether. The only chance a site risks any type of recourse is by defrauding American financial instructions or some type of money laundering activity. If a site operates in a sensible manner, there is pretty much no chance of being sought after by the . government. Luckily for our visitors, we have picked through them and we only list the most credible online sportsbooks that are legal for US players. If you want to read more about the legalities, see our article " Are online sportsbooks legal in The United States? ".