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Jul 09 2014

LeBron Does Las Vegas

Will The Decision Part II be any better than The Hangover Part II? It’s hard to imagine, but there’s every chance that LeBron James’ free agency sequel will be even duller. It’s still widely expected that James will re-sign with the Miami Heat, along with the rest of his Big Three partn...
Jul 02 2014

Jason Kidd Joins Long-Shot Bucks

The last time the Brooklyn Nets traded Jason Kidd, they were still the New Jersey Nets, and Kidd was still a point guard. That was in 2008. On Tuesday, the Nets officially sent their head coach to the Milwaukee Bucks for a pair of second-round picks. Kidd was sent packing after what looked like...
Jun 25 2014

Bulls Heavy Favorites to Sign Carmelo

Carmelo Anthony has notified the New York Knicks of his decision to opt out of his contract. Now the interesting part: which team will Anthony play for come the 2014-2015 NBA season? The basketball odds are leaning heavily toward the Chicago Bulls; they’re priced at 1/2 on the NBA player prop...
Jun 18 2014

Spurs Win Title; Heat Open as 2015 Favorites

The San Antonio Spurs are your 2013-2014 NBA champions. But even before the finals were over, everyone was talking about next year’s version of the Miami Heat. Rumor has it they’re trying to add Carmelo Anthony to their Big Three, and it could happen. In the meantime, the Heat has opened as...
Jun 11 2014

Spurs Make History, Upset Heat in Game 3

The San Antonio Spurs didn’t just pound the NBA betting lines Tuesday night – they put their names in the record books. The Spurs shot 76 percent from the field (25-of-33) in the first half, more than enough to put away the Miami Heat 111-92 and crush the basketball odds as 4.5-point road d...
Jun 05 2014

Basketball Betting Tips: Parker, Andersen Expected for Game 1

Meet the 2014 NBA Finals, same as the 2013 NBA Finals. The Miami Heat are back to defend their championship one more time against the San Antonio Spurs, and according to the basketball odds, the Spurs will get their revenge. They’ve got a series price of –115 on Bovada’s NBA betting board...
May 28 2014

Basketball Betting Tips: Thunder Get Even, Thanks to Ibaka

The Oklahoma City Thunder had no answer for the San Antonio Spurs or the NBA betting lines. The Thunder dropped the first two games of their Western Conference Finals, each by double digits, and it seemed like the Spurs were well on their way. Then Serge Ibaka showed up. Uh-oh. Now it’s the T...
May 26 2014

NBA Playoffs Betting – Heat Headed for NBA Finals?

LeBron James and the Miami Heat suffered an 11-point loss to the Indiana Pacers in the opening game of the Eastern Conference Finals last week, but since then they've reasserted themselves in the series with back-to-back victories in Games 2 and 3 to grab a 2-1 series advantage. The Heat g...
May 21 2014

NBA Playoffs Betting - Heat Look to Avoid Cooling

The Miami Heat and the Indiana Pacers were dead even in their matchups during the regular season, and not much separated them in the Eastern Conference Finals in last year's NBA playoffs. That could have bettors expecting a long series in this year's Eastern Conference Finals as well,...
May 13 2014

NBA Playoffs Betting – Spurs Set for a Sweep?

The San Antonio Spurs could become the first team to advance to the NBA conference finals on Monday night as they take on the Portland Trail Blazers in Game 4 of their best-of-seven set. That's just one of the NBA betting matchups on tap for this week as the league's postseason contin...
May 06 2014

NBA Playoffs Betting – Heat Face Nets to Highlight Round 2

The Miami Heat will continue their NBA title defense on Tuesday night as they tip off their second-round matchup at home. LeBron James and company, however, will be up against a Round 2 opponent that went a perfect 4-0 both SU and ATS against them during the regular season – the Brooklyn Nets...
Apr 29 2014

NBA Playoffs Betting - Upsets Brewing in First Round

LeBron James and the Miami Heat look ready to cruise into the second round of the NBA playoffs this week, but other favored teams are struggling in the opening round of the league's postseason – including a distracted Los Angeles Clippers squad. Here's an update on the first round of...
Apr 22 2014

NBA Playoffs Betting - Top Games Preview

The Indiana Pacers are the top seed in the Eastern Conference for this year's playoffs, but they find themselves in an 0-1 hole against the eighth-seeded Atlanta Hawks heading into the second game of their best-of-seven set on Tuesday night. That's just one of the key games to watch on...
Apr 18 2014

NBA Betting - Preview of Playoffs

The Miami Heat are favorites and the Charlotte Bobcats are longshots on the NBA odds to win the championship heading into the start of the league's postseason this weekend, and those two teams will meet in an expected mismatch in one of the eight first-round playoff series set to hit the ha...
Mar 24 2014

NBA Betting - Heat, Pacers Showdown Ahead

If LeBron James and the Miami Heat are planning on catching up to the Indiana Pacers and finishing first in the Eastern Conference this season they're going to have to make their move soon. Trailing the Pacers by three games in the Eastern standings heading into this week, the Heat will fir...
Mar 04 2014

NBA Betting - Marquee Matchups on Thursday Slate

Basketball bettors will get a trio of marquee games on the NBA odds board this Thursday night as the Miami Heat take on the Spurs in San Antonio, the Oklahoma City Thunder play on the road against the Phoenix Suns, and the Los Angeles Clippers do battle with the Los Angeles Lakers. Heat Gun...
Feb 25 2014

NBA Betting – Warriors Continue Eastern Swing

The Golden State Warriors are farther down the pecking order when it comes to NBA title contenders from the Western Conference, with marquee teams like the Thunder, Spurs, Clippers, and Rockets hogging much of the spotlight on the basketball betting futures. Golden State, though, will get a chan...
Feb 10 2014

NBA Betting – Heat Headline NBA Slate

Having thumped the Miami Heat once already this season the Golden State Warriors will get a chance to do it again when those teams meet in NBA betting action on Wednesday night. That Heat/Warriors matchup highlights a pro hoops slate for this week that also includes Oklahoma City and Portland o...
Feb 04 2014

NBA Betting - Top Matchups Highlight Slate

Still sitting below the .500 mark on the season and trailing the Toronto Raptors in the Atlantic Division standings, the Brooklyn Nets will be looking to make a statement on Thursday night as they play host to Tim Duncan and the San Antonio Spurs at the Barclays Center. That's just one of t...
Jan 27 2014

NBA Betting – Spurs vs. Rockets

After getting thumped in a showdown with the Miami Heat on Sunday afternoon the San Antonio Spurs will be looking for a big bounce-back performance when they return to action on Tuesday night against one of their in-state rivals, the Houston Rockets, on the road at the Toyota Center. Spurs comin...

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