Covers Aug 15, 2018 - 2:34 PM ETSportsbooks released their NBA regular season win totals earlier this week and with the hullabaloo of Opening Night and Christmas Day games getting announced there’s no better time to find value. Monique Vag gives her top Over and Under predictions for the NBA season win totals.
Covers Aug 9, 2018 - 5:43 PM ETDuring the “Dog Days of Summer”, Christmas Day is the last thing on sports bettors’ minds. But the NBA shook us from our summer slumber, releasing its schedule for Open Night and the Christmas Day showcase games this week. Here's a look at the best betting matchups.
Covers Jul 24, 2018 - 7:05 PM ETLeBron James has signed with the Los Angeles Lakers, which is something Las Vegas bookies have been bracing for since opening futures odds on the 2018-19 NBA Championship. Jason Logan looks at the Lakers' current price to win the title and tells you why it's not all about LeBron when it comes to these NBA odds.
Covers Jul 24, 2018 - 7:04 PM ETThe 2018 NBA offseason is expected to be a busy one according to league insiders. Sportsbooks are speculating themselves on where some of the big names will land and it's impacting the NBA futures market. Ashton Grewal surveys the board to find the four best value bets to win the 2019 NBA title.
Covers Jul 24, 2018 - 7:01 PM ETWe are a week removed from the trade that rocked the NBA World when the San Antonio Spurs sent disgruntled superstar Kawhi Leonard to the Raptors in exchange for face-of-the-franchise DeMar DeRozan. So, now that the dust has settled, we can look at the latest NBA title odds and more importantly, can anyone touch the Warriors?
Covers Jul 3, 2018 - 6:15 PM ETThe NBA futures odds have been about as stable as Gary Busey trading bitcoin this summer, with speculation and rumor fueling early movement in the spring and big-name signings – like LeBron James to the Los Angeles Lakers – shaking up the odds board in Las Vegas, New Jersey, and offshore this past week.
Covers Jul 2, 2018 - 6:20 PM ETThe NBA has been turned upside down with the news that LeBron James has jumped ship to join the Los Angeles Lakers...and the ripple effect has been substantial. Joe turns to Westgate LV SuperBook Manager Jeff Sherman for the rundown on “The LeBron Effect” and how bettors can avoid some potential pitfalls.
Covers Jun 27, 2018 - 5:13 PM ETThese wild and crazy NBA offseasons are garnering more eyeballs than the latest summer blockbuster, with big-name players possibly taking their talents elsewhere. And in the NBA theater, there’s no talent better than LeBron James. We look at the betting odds around LeBron's latest "decision".
Covers Jun 19, 2018 - 7:21 PM ETThe NBA Draft takes place this Thursday at New York's Barclays Center, with this year's edition boasting one of the more intriguing classes in memory. A clear No. 1 has emerged – but there's plenty of uncertainty behind him. That means there's value to be had for those looking to wager on where these future stars will land.
Covers Jun 8, 2018 - 7:34 PM ETWill the brooms be out in Game 4 of the NBA Finals tonight? Covers checks in on the action and line movement, with insights from Johnny Avello, executive director of race and sports at Wynn Las Vegas, and D.J. Fields, odds consultant for offshore sportsbook Bookmaker.eu.
Covers Jun 8, 2018 - 1:49 PM ETNBA teams up 3-0 in playoff series end up sweeping 61.5 percent of the time but the Golden State Warriors have failed to break out the brooms in their last two chances to close out series in Game 4. Which trend will prevail on Friday night? Today's 4-point play looks at all the angles and hands out our four favorite wagers.
Covers Jun 8, 2018 - 1:14 AM ETThe Golden State Warriors aim to finish off a four-game sweep of Cleveland when they visit the Cavaliers in the NBA Finals on Friday. Golden State is striving to win its third title in four seasons as well as become the first team to sweep the best-of-7 finals since the San Antonio Spurs dispatched the Cavaliers in four games in 2007.
Covers Jun 6, 2018 - 7:21 PM ETIf this NBA Finals has any chance of going deep at all, the home team will have to make some headway in Game 3 tonight. Covers checks in on the action for this 9 p.m. ET tipoff, with insights from Will Bernanke, lead analyst for CG Analytics in Las Vegas, and from the lines manager at offshore sportsbook GTBets.eu.
Covers Jun 6, 2018 - 2:57 PM ETThe Cleveland Cavaliers are 8-1 straight up in their nine games at home in these playoffs but oddsmakers still have them as 4.5-point underdogs against the defending champion Golden State Warriors. Today's 4-point play digs deep to find the four best ways to bet Game 3 of the NBA Finals on Wednesday night.
Covers Jun 6, 2018 - 12:16 AM ETThe Cleveland Cavaliers badly need a victory if they plan on turning the NBA Finals into a true series. The Golden State Warriors won the first two games of the best-of-seven series and look to place Cleveland in a major hole when they visit the Cavaliers for Wednesday's Game 3.
Covers Jun 4, 2018 - 1:43 PM ETWhat a time to be alive to be alive for basketball fans. Shortly after the season ends, the NBA Draft will lead into one of the best basketball events of the year in Las Vegas. Marc Meltzer takes a look at the 14th annual NBA Summer League event that will have Sin City buzzing with basketball excitement.
Covers Jun 3, 2018 - 7:36 PM ETGame 2 of the NBA Finals has a lot to live up to tonight, after a crazy Game 1 that saw the big favorite win and the underdog beat the spread. Covers checks in on the action for this 8 p.m. ET tipoff, with insights from Jeff Stoneback, director of trading for MGM Resorts sportsbooks, and Will Bernanke, lead analyst at CG Technology.
Covers Jun 3, 2018 - 3:06 PM ETThe Cleveland Cavaliers nearly stole Game 1 against the Golden State Warriors but oddsmakers list them as double-digit underdogs again in Game 2. Today's NBA 4-point play explains why bettors shouldn't give up on LeBron James and the Cavs just yet. Find out our favorite bets for Game 2 of the Finals on Sunday night.
Covers Jun 2, 2018 - 7:20 PM ETThe Cleveland Cavaliers got two days off to digest the mistakes made down the stretch that allowed the Golden State Warriors to escape with a win in Game 1 of the 2018 NBA Finals and put it behind them. The Cavaliers will get another chance to steal homecourt advantage when they visit the Warriors for Game 2.
Covers May 31, 2018 - 8:00 PM ETBasketball’s version of “Groundhog Day” begins tonight, when the NBA Finals begin and for the fourth consecutive year feature the same two combatants. Covers checks in on the action and line movement for Game 1 and the series price, with insights from oddsmakers in Las Vegas and offshore.