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Game 7 of NBA Finals Was the Most Bet Game Ever in the NBA

June 22, 2016

The NBA Finals were won by the Cleveland Cavaliers in seven games over the Golden State Warriors. On Sunday, Game 7 was the best game of the entire series and had a bit of everything including huge television ratings, high prices for tickets and for sportsbooks a record breaking betting handle. In Sunday’s seventh and […]

Bettors Must Consider a Great Deal Before Game 6 of NBA Finals

June 15, 2016

There are multitudes of things bettors on the NBA Finals must ponder before making their wager on Game 6 of the series on Thursday in Cleveland where the Cavaliers in another elimination game are 2.5-point chalk at home. Will the Cavaliers be able to duplicate their highly efficient performance of Game 5 where they were […]

Updated Futures for MVP of 2016 NBA Finals

June 8, 2016

The Golden State Warriors own a 2-0 lead over the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals best of seven series with Game 3 ready to tip off on Wednesday night from Cleveland’s Quicken Loans Arena. Prior to the opening game of the NBA Finals, sportsbooks posted odds on the player they felt had the best […]

Future Looks Bleak for Cavaliers on NBA Futures Board

June 7, 2016

The future looks bleak for those backing a comeback by the Cleveland Cavaliers who trail the Golden State Warriors 2-0 in the best of seven NBA Finals. Following Golden State’s win in Game 2 on Sunday, the Warriors are +850 to win the series, while Cleveland is +600. Backers of the Cavaliers see them winning […]

NBA Finals Game 1 Betting Trends, Series MVP Odds

June 1, 2016

The 2016 NBA Finals begins on Thursday June 2. The rematch from the NBA Finals of last season has a number of betting trends to look at when making a choice for the Game 1 winner. Props are also available such as who will be selected as the series MVP. Betting Trends Game 1 The […]

Deja Vu for Sports Bettors as Warriors Face Cavaliers Again in NBA FInals

May 31, 2016

The NBA Finals will start on Thursday June 2. The record breaking season for the Golden State Warriors continues after the defending NBA champions defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 7 of their NBA Western Conference Finals to reach the NBA Finals. Golden State will face the Cleveland Cavaliers in a rematch of last […]

Odds Stacked Against Golden State to Return from 3-1 Deficit

May 25, 2016

The Golden State Warriors are, to say the least, in a state of shock. Of course, if you ask Stephen Curry, as did reporters following Game 4 on Tuesday night, he insists the series is not yet over and he is right. However, with the Warriors down 3-1 in the NBA Western Conference Finals best […]

Favorites and the UNDER Dominanting NBA Postseason

May 4, 2016

During the first round of the NBA postseason, favorites posted a 34-10 or .772 winning percentage straight up and 26-18 or .590 against the spread. What was even more staggering was that 20 points or more decided 13 games. Such blowout victories are uncommon, and even more so during the playoffs. In order to put […]

Preview: Spurs vs Grizzlies Game 3 By the Numbers

April 22, 2016

The NBA playoffs continue on Friday with a Western Conference quarterfinals matchup featuring the visiting San Antonio Spurs and the host Memphis Grizzlies. The Spurs control the series 2-0 after two blowout wins at home the first two games of the series. Here are a number of numbers to sift through to find the best […]

Betting Trends for Trail Blazers vs Clippers Game 2

April 20, 2016

Many times the East Coast basketball bettors do not get to see the Western Conference playoffs games due to them starting up to three hours later. The matchup that has caught the eye of many NBA bettors is the Los Angeles Clippers versus the Portland Trail Blazers. The Clippers lead the best of seven series […]