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Betting Trends for NBA Finals Game 3

June 6, 2017

The NBA Finals continue Wednesday at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland with Game 3 between the Golden State Warriors and host Cleveland Cavaliers. The Warriors easily won Games 1 and 2 to take a 2-0 lead in the best of seven series. However, Cleveland is returning home to the confines of its home court in […]

Last Look at the Numbers Prior to Start of NBA Finals

June 1, 2017

Last season the Golden State Warriors squandered a 3-1 lead in the NBA Finals and lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers, which will be on their when the Warriors tip off Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday against the same Cavaliers. Golden State opens as the series favorite and the favorite (-7) to win […]

Betting Trends for 2017 NBA Finals

May 31, 2017

The 2017 edition of the NBA Finals will tip June 1. Everyone knows or should know that for the third consecutive season the Golden State Warriors are playing the Cleveland Cavaliers for the NBA Title. The two teams have split the two previous NBA Finals’ series. Sportsbooks expect to have a large handle for this […]

NBA Finals Games 1 and 2 Have Been Quite Predictable

May 30, 2017

This season’s participants in the NBA Finals turned out more predictable than most with the Cleveland Cavaliers, the defending NBA Champions reaching the finals against the Golden State Warriors for the third consecutive season. It may just be as predictable betting on the first two games of the NBA Finals if you look back at […]

Odds Makers Predict High Scoring in NBA Finals Game 1

May 27, 2017

The Golden State Warriors host the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of their NBA Finals best of seven series that begins June 1. The two teams will be meeting for the third straight season in the NBA Finals. Scoring large numbers of points has become a trait for both teams and that is why it […]

Golden State Opens as Favorite to Win Second NBA Title in Three Years

May 26, 2017

The NBA Finals have finally arrived. After 82 regular season games and three rounds of best of seven series’, the two NBA teams left standing will start the 2017 NBA Finals on Thursday June 1. It is no surprise that the two teams meeting in the NBA Finals are the defending NBA Champion Cleveland Cavaliers […]

Golden State Heavily Favored, But Cleveland Has Value

May 20, 2017

Most if not all NBA bettors know by now that the Golden State Warriors are heavily favored to win the 2017 NBA Finals. If bettors do not already know that then they might want to change the sport they are betting on. The Warriors heading into their Game 3 matchup against the San Antonio Spurs […]

Scoring Tends to Drop During NBA Postseason

April 16, 2017

The UNDER usually prevails during the postseason even with the best of matches between high scoring teams. While fans expect to see the same thing during the postseason as they did in the regular season, things tend to be different when the postseason begins. This past NBA season, teams were scoring in record amounts as […]

Historical Betting Trends for NBA First Round

April 15, 2017

The first round of the 2017 NBA Playoffs starts Saturday with the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers the odds on favorites to represent their respective conferences in the NBA Finals for the third consecutive season. However, the first round of the NBA postseason has a number of intriguing matchups as well as historical trends […]

NBA Playoff Matchups Set, NBA Championship Odds Released

April 13, 2017

The 2016-2017 NBA regular season has come to a close. The eight teams from each conference and the matchups for the first round are complete with a few last minute details falling into place on Wednesday the regular season’s final day. The Boston Celtics clinched the No. 1 spot in the Eastern Conference. It was […]