NBA Picks

  • JUNE 17TH, 2014

    2015 NBA Championship Future Odds

    The San Antonio Spurs picked up their fifth title since 1999 on Sunday night when they dispatched of the Miami Heat with three straight nearly flawless performances to turn a 1-1 series into a blowout. It’s the Miami Heat, however, who lead the 2015 NBA Championship futures odds at Bovada.lv.It will be an interesting offseason in Miami as Lebron James .....

  • JUNE 16TH, 2014

    Odds to win the 2015 NBA Championship: Should Spurs be the Favorite?

    The San Antonio Spurs beat the Miami Heat to claim the 2014 NBA Championship. The Spurs made it look easy as they disposed of the Heat in just five games and they won many of the games by double digits. The Spurs got the job done with a mixture of veterans and young players that are emerging into their own. The Twitter world exploded with reaction following .....

  • JUNE 15TH, 2014

    NBA Finals Game 5 Preview & Pick: Heat at Spurs

    Has any NBA road team ever looked as dominant in back-to-back games as the San Antonio Spurs did in marching to a 3-1 series lead in the NBA Finals? The Miami Heat lost consecutive playoff games for the first time since the 2012 Eastern Conference Finals and the Spurs’ 21-point victory was the third-largest margin of victory for a road team in NBA Finals h.....

  • JUNE 12TH, 2014

    NBA Finals Preview & Pick Game 4: Spurs at Heat

    So much for struggling to shoot on the road. The San Antonio Spurs made 19 of their first 21 shots and 25-of-33 overall in the first half to open up a 71-50 halftime lead and put it in cruise control to win Game 3 by a 111-92 score. The Miami Heat got within seven in the third quarter and held the Spurs to just 15 points, but they could get no closer and the.....

  • JUNE 10TH, 2014

    NBA Finals Game 3 Preview & Pick: Spurs at Heat

    Lebron James answered and silenced critics following his Game 1 cramping episode to drop 35 points, 10 rebounds, and three assists to help the Miami Heat take away home-court advantage from the San Antonio Spurs and send the series back to South Beach tied at 1-1. James didn’t get a whole lot of help from his teammates, accounting for over 35 percent of th.....

  • JUNE 7TH, 2014

    NBA Finals Game 2 Preview & Pick: Heat at Spurs

    Game 1 of the NBA Finals was on its way to having a spectacular ending. The Miami Heat led by two on the road with 7:30 to play when Lebron James had to be carried off the court with cramps and missed most of the rest of the game. The air conditioning malfunctioned at AT&T Center in San Antonio, forcing players and fans to endure an indoor heat wave. Aft.....

  • JUNE 4TH, 2014

    NBA Finals Game 1 Preview & Pick: Heat at Spurs

    The first NBA Finals rematch in 16 years begins on Thursday night when the San Antonio Spurs host Game 1 against the Miami Heat. The NBA also returns to the 2-2-1-1-1 format for the first time since 1984 and that could play a role with two veteran teams having endured the grind of the postseason. This series is filled with superstars, deep benches, and two o.....

  • MAY 31ST, 2014

    NBA Playoffs Pick: San Antonio Spurs at Oklahoma City Thunder

    All it took was some home cooking to get the San Antonio Spurs back on track. The friendly confines and familiar shooting backdrop of AT&T Center paid dividends for the Spurs as they rolled to a 117-89 victory to continue the trend of blowouts in the series. No margin of victory has been below nine points and the home team is now 5-0 in the series. Oddsm.....

  • MAY 30TH, 2014

    NBA Playoffs Pick: Indiana Pacers at Miami Heat

    Paul George did what star players do. The result is that the Indiana Pacers forced Game Six on Friday night in Miami. The Pacers got 21 of George’s 37 points in the fourth quarter to slide past the Miami Heat 93-90. The Pacers, as a team, scored 29 in the fourth quarter. Lebron James was in foul trouble, possibly making the $25,000 fine George received for.....

  • MAY 28TH, 2014

    NBA Playoffs Pick: Oklahoma City Thunder vs San Antonio Spurs

    The Oklahoma City Thunder successfully defended their home court twice to even up the Western Conference Finals with the San Antonio Spurs. The series will now shift to the AT&T Center for Game Five with the Thunder riding all of the momentum thanks in large part to the return of Serge Ibaka. The Spurs are a four-point favorite to take a 3-2 series lead......

  • MAY 28TH, 2014

    NBA Playoffs Pick: Miami Heat vs Indiana Pacers

    The third quarter was the deciding factor for the Indiana Pacers in Game Four as they were outscored by 11 to turn a five-point halftime deficit into an insurmountable 16-point margin. The Pacers felt slighted after the game because the Heat outscored them by 19 at the free throw line because of 17 more attempts. The Pacers committed 27 fouls to Miami’s 17.....

  • MAY 27TH, 2014

    NBA Free Pick: Spurs at Thunder Western Conference Finals Game 4

    The return of Serge Ibaka breathed new life into the Oklahoma City Thunder as they climbed back into the series with a 106-97 victory. The old expression is that you’re never in trouble until you lose at home and that holds true for the Thunder, who can even up the series on Tuesday night at the Chesapeake Energy Arena. Oklahoma City is a consensus 2.5-poi.....