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NBA – Why is Boston Favored in Every Game Over Miami?

September 25, 2020

A strange thing has been happening in the NBA lately. It is the Conference Finals and in the East the Miami Heat are squaring off against the Boston Celtics. And despite having a commanding 3-1 lead in the series, the Miami Heat are  underdogs yet again. They have been the underdogs in every game they […]

NBA Free Pick | Heat vs. Bucks | Game 5

September 7, 2020

This was supposed to be Milwaukee’s year. The Bucks had the best regular season record in the NBA. Then, COVID-19 hit. Milwaukee headed to the bubble in Orlando and continued to eat up the competition. That is, until they met their nemesis – the Miami Heat. AMERICA’S BOOKIE WEEKLY FOOTBALL SQUARES CONTEST IS BACK Fighting […]

2020 NBA Playoff Series Prices

August 15, 2020

The 2020 NBA playoffs get under way on Monday. The brackets are now set and ready to be played. The NBA, as you probably know, is being played in a “bubble” in Orlando. This bubble eliminates the any home-court advantage which may exist. This should be factored in when considering which series to bet. Here […]

Why Rui Hachimura Can Thrive in the NBA Bubble

August 10, 2020

The NBA returned on July 30 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Walt Disney World. The Wizards have a slim chance to make the playoffs but with Bradley Beal and Davis Bertans out, they need Rui Hachimura to carry the offense. As of this writing, Washington is 5.5 games behind Orlando and […]

NBA New Orleans vs Utah Free Pick

July 30, 2020

The NBA returns tonight from the corona-virus hiatus. The NBA is playing in the “bubble” created in Orlando Florida. The rest of the season will feature 22 teams vying for the usual 16 playoffs spots. Firmly planted in the running is the Utah Jazz. They are in fourth place overall in the West with a […]

Scottie Pippen’s Legacy

June 17, 2020

Scottie Pippen’s legacy is one of the most polarizing of all-time. Pippen is one the greatest wing defenders the NBA has ever seen, as well as a capable scorer, a perennial All-Star and a six-time NBA Champion. No one seems to agree on his greatness and is hard to rank him on the all-time list. […]

NBA Conference and Championship Odds – League Resumes

June 9, 2020

The NBA has devised a plan to finish out its interrupted NBA season in unusual fashion. Of course, there is nothing usual about 2020. The league will hold a closed basketball event which will of course be televised. The concept is that 22 top teams will show up to Orlando Florida and stay on a […]

Can LeBron James Win His First Ring with the Lakers this Season?

June 6, 2020

As far as we know, according to the latest news coming from the NBA in all its fronts, is that the 2019-2020 season will resume, and the proposed date is July 31st. It has been a long journey, lots of meetings, many rumors, people who want to play, others who don’t, but apparently, the season […]

That Time MJ Took a Mercedes from a Rookie

May 6, 2020

Any of us that have been around for a while remember the stories of Michael Jordan and gambling. He would famously bet on holes of gold and fly to Vegas to try his hand against the house. But did you ever hear the time he scalped a rookie for his Mercedes? Flashing back to 2000 […]

Betting Odds for When Sports Leagues Will Resume

March 17, 2020

One type of bet that people seem to be betting lately, in the absence of sports, is when the leagues will resume or start play. For NHL and the NBA, who already played a large portion of their season before suspending play, the betting odds are on whether they would resume play before the season […]