Posts tagged ‘NBA Finals’

Los Angeles Lakers Have Second Shortest Odds to Win NBA Title

July 2, 2018

The Los Angeles Lakers have become one of the favorites to win the NBA Finals next season, according to online sportsbooks. After the news broke on Sunday evening that James had agreed to a deal with the Lakers, top sportsbooks made the Lakers 9 to 2 to win the title in 2019, but those odds […]

Will Cavaliers and Warriors Meet in Fourth Straight Finals?

July 1, 2017

The talk of late in the NBA has been centered round the Houston Rockets acquisition of Chris Paul and the pending free agency market that begins this weekend. However, sportsbooks have released their futures odds for a matchup between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 2018 NBA Finals. The two rivals […]

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 […]

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 […]

Can Any Team in the East Stop Cleveland?

April 29, 2017

The Cleveland Cavaliers and LeBron James have owned the NBA Eastern Conference the past two seasons and it appears that this season is no exception. James and his teammates are showing once again to the rest of the NBA, sports bettors and odds makers why they are the team to beat in the East. James […]

Golden State Continues to Top 2017 NBA Finals Futures Board

April 27, 2017

The Golden State Warriors continue to top the futures board for the NBA Championship and looked strong in their first round 4-0 sweep of the Portland Trail Blazers. On Monday, the Warriors ended their first round series with a 25-point win over Portland. The Warriors won without their head coach Steve Kerr on the bench […]

Sportsbooks Like Cavaliers vs Warriors NBA Finals Rematch

February 15, 2017

The 2016-17 NBA regular season is two-thirds over and the All-Star Game break is this weekend. After 55 or more games played by teams, the cream of the crop has risen to the top in both the Eastern and Western Conferences. Sportsbooks are always looking to the future, and the NBA is no exception. Futures […]