NBA Picks

  • APRIL 19TH, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Game 1: Atlanta Hawks vs. Brooklyn Nets NBA Prediction

    The Brooklyn Nets (38-44) will have their chance to bring down the Eastern Conference's best team when they take on the Atlanta Hawks (60-22) at Philips Arena. The game gets underway at 5:30 pm ET on Sunday, Apr. 19 and will air on TNT. The Hawks were beaten by the Bulls 91-85 on Wednesday. Al Horford played well for Atlanta, contributing 14 points, seven re.....

  • APRIL 19TH, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Game 1: Memphis Grizzlies vs. Portland Trail Blazers Free Pick

    The Memphis Grizzlies host a showdown against the Portland Trail Blazers at FedExForum. Action begins at 8:00 pm ET on Sunday, Apr. 19 and can be seen on TNT. The Grizzlies played well in their last game, topping the Pacers 95-83 on Wednesday. Marc Gasol played a pivotal role, recording his 20th double-double of the season with 33 points and 13 rebounds. The.....

  • APRIL 19TH, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Game 1: Los Angeles Clippers vs. San Antonio Spurs NBA Prediction

    The Los Angeles Clippers (56-26) welcome the San Antonio Spurs (55-27) in a matchup that pits the first-ranked offense against the second-ranked defense. The game starts at 10:30 pm ET on Sunday, Apr. 19 and will air on TNT. The Clippers beat the Suns 112-101 the last time they played. Blake Griffin had 20 points, eight rebounds, and five assists for Los Ang.....

  • APRIL 18TH, 2015

    NBA Playoff Betting Preview: Bulls and Bucks Both in Tricky Spots as Series Starts

    The Chicago Bulls are laying some pretty heavy lumber in their Eastern Conference playoff series against the Milwaukee Bucks. Should they be? Well, there is kind of an interesting dynamic involving this series, in the respect that Derrick Rose, who is probably expected to be a very prominent component of the offense, may actually become something of a disr.....

  • APRIL 18TH, 2015

    Top Daily Sports Betting Trends April 18

    Thanks to our BangTheBook.com Betting Center, readers have access to a tremendous database of stats, trends, and wagering angles to make money. Our goal has always been to educate and inform so that our readers can reap the benefits of the content at our site. Every day, our database puts together a list of the top betting trends for the games on the schedul.....

  • APRIL 17TH, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Game 1: Toronto Raptors vs. Washington Wizards NBA Predictions

    The Toronto Raptors (49-33) welcome the Washington Wizards (46-36) in a matchup that pits the fourth-ranked offense against the fifth-ranked defense. The game starts at 12:30 pm ET on Saturday, Apr. 18 and will air on ESPN. The Raptors were victorious over the Hornets 92-87 on Wednesday. Kyle Lowry led all scorers with 26 points on 8-for-15 shooting. The Wiz.....

  • APRIL 17TH, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Game 1: Golden State Warriors vs. New Orleans Pelicans Preview

    The league's top team will be at home when the Golden State Warriors (67-15) welcome the New Orleans Pelicans (45-37) to ORACLE Arena. Action begins at 3:30 pm ET on Saturday, Apr. 18 and can be seen on ABC. The Warriors played well in their last game, topping the Nuggets 133-126 on Wednesday. Klay Thompson was the game's leading scorer with 25 points on 8-f.....

  • APRIL 17TH, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Game 1: Chicago Bulls vs. Milwaukee Bucks Preview

    Central Division foes will collide when the Chicago Bulls (50-32) play the Milwaukee Bucks (41-41) at the United Center. Action begins at 7:00 pm ET on Saturday, Apr. 18 and can be seen on ESPN. The Bulls played well in their last game, topping the Hawks 91-85 on Wednesday. Jimmy Butler was a key piece with 21 points, six rebounds, and three assists. The Buc.....

  • APRIL 17TH, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Game 1: Houston Rockets vs. Dallas Mavericks Betting Preview

    The Southwest's top team will be at home when the Houston Rockets (56-26) welcome the division rival Dallas Mavericks (50-32) to the Toyota Center. Action begins at 9:30 pm ET on Saturday, Apr. 18 and can be seen on ESPN. The Rockets played well in their last game, dismantling the Jazz 117-91 on Wednesday. Houston was lifted by James Harden, who finished wit.....

  • APRIL 17TH, 2015

    Betting the Buckets: An NBA Betting Podcast April 17

    The NBA playoffs are one of the most exciting times of the sports year. Cole Ryan is definitely excited to bring you great basketball betting information throughout the postseason on Betting the Buckets. Betting on basketball in the postseason is not easy, but Cole is there to help you through with NBA wagering angles, great stats and information, the latest.....

  • APRIL 16TH, 2015

    The Daily Six Pack April 16

    If you are a sports betting enthusiast like all of us at BangTheBook.com are, then you probably start thinking about the betting impact of the day’s top stories. Not every top story has a relevance to betting, but you probably try to connect the dots anyway. In a new feature each weekday, we will take a look at the top six sports stories of the day in an a.....

  • APRIL 15TH, 2015

    Betting the Buckets: An NBA Betting Podcast April 15

    The Betting the Buckets NBA Betting Podcast packs a ton of information into a show that rarely exceeds 10 minutes. It’s “blazing quick with a pick”, as host Cole Ryan likes to say. With wagering angles, trends, and great basketball betting information, this podcast is critical for any serious NBA bettor. The drive to the NBA playoffs is on. Lines are g.....