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  • MAY 8TH, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Game 3: Chicago Bulls vs. Cleveland Cavaliers NBA Prediction

    The Cleveland Cavaliers will travel to the United Center to play the Chicago Bulls in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals. Action begins at 8:00 pm ET on Friday, May 8 and can be seen on ABC. The Bulls are expecting a better outcome after their 106-91 loss to the Cavaliers on Wednesday. Jimmy Butler was the team's leading scorer with 18 points. LeB.....

  • MAY 8TH, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Game 3: Los Angeles Clippers vs. Houston Rockets NBA Prediction

    The Houston Rockets head to the Staples Center to take on the Los Angeles Clippers in Game 3 of the Western Conference Semifinals. The game starts at 10:30 pm ET on Friday, May 8 and will air on ESPN. The Rockets evened up the series in Game 2 with a 115-109 win. The Rockets made 42 of their 64 free throws to secure the victory. James Harden had 32 points t.....

  • MAY 7TH, 2015

    The Daily Six Pack May 7

    Thursday is the slowest sports day that we have had in a while. There are no NBA playoff games for the first time this postseason. There are two NHL playoff games, with elimination games for both the Montreal Canadiens and the Minnesota Wild. An abridged Major League Baseball schedule awaits as a handful of teams are using Thursday for some rest or some trav.....

  • MAY 6TH, 2015

    NBA Playoff Betting Preview: Cavs Likely to Shuffle Lineup For Game 2 vs. Bulls

    The Cleveland Cavaliers had a day to think about it, and there is almost no question that they are going to come out with a lineup that is slightly different for Game 2 of their Eastern Conference playoff series against the Chicago Bulls. That much is absolutely mandatory, considering the fact that Chicago was able to exploit a generally leaky Cleveland defe.....

  • MAY 6TH, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Betting the Buckets: An NBA Betting Podcast May 6

    It’s Hoops Day on Betting the Buckets and Cole Ryan is fired up to break down more NBA playoff action. The second round series are well underway now and there are a lot of storylines that basketball bettors need to be paying attention to. There are some injury situations, coaching mismatches, and so much more. This show is blazing quick, with picks on ever.....

  • MAY 6TH, 2015

    Top Sports Betting Trends of the Day for May 6

    Happy Hump Day! We’re almost halfway through another work week and that’s cause for celebration.  We can also celebrate some excellent playoff action in the winter sports. Both NBA series moved to 1-1 last night and the Calgary Flames got back into their series against the Anaheim Ducks with a 4-3 win in overtime. The Chicago Blackhawks are one win away.....

  • MAY 6TH, 2015

    The Daily Six Pack May 6

    The NBA and NHL playoffs continue to be the highlights of the sports world this week, though an unsurprising announcement has grabbed some headlines. Two playoff games in both the NBA and NHL were played on Wednesday night and three teams grabbed the first victory of their respective series. A full night of MLB action yielded little in the way of excitement,.....

  • MAY 6TH, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Game 2: Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Chicago Bulls NBA Prediction

    The Cleveland Cavaliers take on the visiting Chicago Bulls in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals at Quicken Loans Arena. The game starts at 7:00 pm ET on Wednesday, May 6 and will air on TNT. The Cavaliers lost Game 1 to the Bulls by a 99-92 score. Kyrie Irving had 30 points in the loss for the Cavaliers. Derrick Rose, Jimmy Butler, and Pau Gasol al.....

  • MAY 6TH, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Game 2: Houston Rockets vs. Los Angeles Clippers NBA Prediction

    The Los Angeles Clippers visit the Toyota Center to take on the Houston Rockets in Game 2 of the Western Conference Semifinals. The game gets underway at 9:30 pm ET on Wednesday, May 6 and will air on TNT. The Rockets dropped Game 1 by a 117-101 score, even though Chris Paul did not play for the Clippers. Blake Griffin had a triple-double with 26 points, 14.....

  • MAY 5TH, 2015

    NBA Playoff Betting Preview: Better Shooting Would Give Hawks a Shot in the Arm

    The Atlanta Hawks have surprised some people with a few substandard efforts in the playoffs, and that is kind of disappointing for club that won 60 games in the regular season. But one of their more disappointing outings yet came in Game 1 against the Washington Wizards, as they went down a game in their best-of-seven Eastern Conference semi-final series. Be.....

  • MAY 5TH, 2015

    Top Sports Betting Trends of the Day for May 5

    Four playoff games highlight the May 5 sports betting card with two games in each of the NBA and NHL. Another 15-game card is on tap for MLB as the teams that had Monday off get back on the diamond on Tuesday. Following an interesting night in the NBA playoffs on Monday, the teams that played on Sunday are back on the court tonight with the Atlanta Hawks hos.....

  • MAY 5TH, 2015

    The Daily Six Pack May 5

    Some interesting playoff results highlighted Monday’s day in the world of sports. It was a relatively calm and quiet Monday after a busy weekend that included the Kentucky Derby, the Mayweather/Pacquiao fight, and an NBA playoff game that probably will not be matched by any other game this season. Even though it was a quiet day, the sports news and insight.....