NBA Picks

  • OCTOBER 18TH, 2014

    2014 – ’15 NBA Betting: Milwaukee Bucks

    2014-15 Milwaukee BucksFutility and misery are the consistent rule, rather than the exception, of the Milwaukee Bucks has they have just one winning record since 2002-03 and just two playoff appearances since the 2006-07 season. The oddsmakers have definitely sweetened the pot on the Bucks as they covered the spread in 35 games last year despite winning .....

  • OCTOBER 18TH, 2014

    2014 – ’15 NBA Betting: Detroit Pistons

    2014-15 Detroit PistonsThe Detroit Pistons have been one of the least appealing teams on the NBA betting board and have missed the playoffs for the past five seasons with each of those five seasons finishing with a win percentage at less than .380. Stan Van Gundy arrives as head coach to try and turn around what has become a moribund NBA franchise that t.....

  • OCTOBER 11TH, 2014

    2014 – ’15 NBA Betting: Philadelphia 76ers

    2014-15 Philadelphia 76ers“Tanking for Dummies!”  If ever there was a team that was in the tank it was the 2013-14 Philadelphia 76ers as they for all intents and purposes trashed their season with the idea of a long term rebuild of the team through high draft picks.  What is ironic is that their top two draft picks, Joel Embiid, and Dario Saric, ar.....

  • OCTOBER 11TH, 2014

    2014 – ’15 NBA Betting: Toronto Raptors

    2014-15 Toronto Raptors The Toronto Raptors awakened the hockey crazed city of Toronto to the potential excitement of NBA basketball with an Atlantic Division title and a breathtaking playoff series against the Brooklyn Nets that went the distance before the Raptors lost in front of a packed and frenzied sellout crowd that bodes well for their future. The Ra.....

  • SEPTEMBER 28TH, 2014

    2014-15 NBA MVP Futures Odds

    The NBA Championship futures odds market hasn’t moved a whole lot since we last updated it on August 7, but it seems like a good time to take a look at the NBA MVP market and see if there’s some value beyond heavy favorite LeBron James. There could even be value on the King, as the Cavs are expected to have a huge season with a big three of James, Kevin .....

  • AUGUST 7TH, 2014

    Cavaliers Add Kevin Love; NBA Futures Market Adjusts

    In light of the announcement that the Cleveland Cavaliers have agreed to a trade that will send Andrew Wiggins, Anthony Bennett, and a first-round draft pick the Minnesota Timberwolves in exchange for Kevin Love, the NBA Futures market at Bovada.lv has shifted once again. The Cavaliers remained the favorite, but are now a 5/2 favorite compared to the 4/1 fav.....

  • JULY 12TH, 2014

    LeBron James Back to Cleveland Turns NBA Odds Upside Down

    One of BTBsportsbooks.com top rated betting outlet, Bovada was one of the first to change the betting odds and James’ new team, the Cavaliers, leaped to the top of the list of teams to win a championship. Think that one player cannot change the odds in the NBA? At one point last week the Cavaliers were 30 to 1 to win a title and right now at Bovada sportsb.....

  • JULY 12TH, 2014

    Updated NBA Futures Odds and LeBron James Props

    The King is back on his home throne and that means that the 2015 NBA Championship odds have adjusted in a big way. The Cavaliers went from 33/1 on June 17 to the favorite at 4/1. Without the best player on the planet, the Heat went from a 3/1 favorite to a 50/1 long shot. The addition of LeBron James to the Cavaliers roster has also changed the championship .....

  • JUNE 24TH, 2014

    2014 NBA Draft Prop Bet Picks

    Thursday’s NBA Draft centers around the big three of Jabari Parker, Joel Embiid, and Andrew Wiggins and the 24-hour news cycle has certainly led to a lot of questions at the top of the draft board. Some reports suggested that Parker “tanked” his workout with the Cavaliers, while Embiid underwent surgery for a stress fracture in his foot.By virtue o.....

  • 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.....