Tag Archives: nba picks

  • APRIL 15TH, 2011

    2011 NBA Finals Odds & NBA Power Rankings

    There are only 16 teams left standing on the road to the NBA Finals, and here at Bang the Book, we are stacking up the NBA Finals odds and discussing which teams have the best chance of winning it all. 1: Chicago Bulls (+450) - The bottom line for the Bulls is that they won 36 games this season at home, and since they had the best record in the league, some.....

  • APRIL 14TH, 2011

    2011 NBA Playoff Picks and Previews – Conference Quarterfinals

    This weekend marks the start of the NBA playoffs as eight teams from each conference now have their sights set on earning a shot at playing for this year’s World Championship. The following is a brief look at each of the best-of-seven first rounds matchups. The current odds for a team’s chances to win the conference are courtesy of Sportsinteraction.com .....

  • APRIL 13TH, 2011

    NBA Betting: Hornets vs. Mavericks Free Pick

    New Orleans Hornets (46-35 SU, 39-40-2 ATS) vs. Dallas Mavericks (56-25 SU, 43-26-2 ATS) NBA Betting Favorite: Mavericks -9.5 Over/Under: 189.5   This is the final regular season game for both of these teams. New Orleans is currently in the eighth spot in the Western Conference, but they do have a chance to move up to the seventh spot overall. .....

  • APRIL 13TH, 2011

    NBA Picks: Memphis Grizzlies vs. Los Angeles Clippers Preview 4/13/11

    In the final game of the NBA betting campaign in the regular season, ESPN will be televising the duel between the Memphis Grizzlies (46-35) and the Los Angeles Clippers (31-50). You can bet that the Grizz are going to be scoreboard watching before they ever hit the floor for pregame warm-ups in Tinseltown. Should the New Orleans Hornets pick up a victory in.....

  • APRIL 13TH, 2011

    NBA Playoff Picture & NBA Finals Odds (Through Games Completed 4/12)

    Though we know all 16 teams that will be in the tournament to beat the NBA Finals odds, the teams haven't all finished up sorting out their seeding for the dance. Check out our NBA picks for the playoffs as we head into the final day of the regular season. With two days left in the season, the NBA playoffs are now set in the Eastern Conference once and for .....

  • APRIL 12TH, 2011

    NBA Picks: San Antonio Spurs vs. Los Angeles Lakers Preview 4/12/11

    Playoff positioning will be on the line in the Western Conference NBA betting game of the day on TNT, as the San Antonio Spurs (61-19) take on the Los Angeles Lakers (55-25) in the second to last game of the regular season for both teams. Sure, it's been quite some time since the Spurs really had to worry about getting caught by anyone in their own conferen.....

  • APRIL 11TH, 2011

    NBA Betting: Thunder vs. Kings Free Pick

    Oklahoma City Thunder (54-26 SU, 42-37-1 ATS) vs. Sacramento Kings (24-56 SU, 37-41-2 ATS) NBA Betting Favorite: Off Over/Under: Off   The Oklahoma City Thunder are coming off a huge win in Los Angeles late Sunday night. Oklahoma City finished the game on a huge run and they left the Lakers wondering what happened. The Kings won in Golden State.....

  • APRIL 11TH, 2011

    NBA Picks: Dallas Mavericks vs. Houston Rockets Preview 4/11/11

    The Dallas Mavericks (55-25) and the Houston Rockets (42-38) have both played very respectable second halves of the season this year, but the boys from Big D are still working on their playoff lives, while Houston's have already been put to rest once and for all. Still, this instate rivalry should provide a heck of a clash for NBA betting fans on Monday ni.....

  • APRIL 9TH, 2011

    NBA Free Picks: Los Angeles Clippers vs. Houston Rockets

    The end of the NBA regular season is near and the Saturday schedule is highlighted by the Los Angeles Clippers vs. Houston Rockets. Both teams will be missing out on the NBA post season and will have little to play for. As the 2010-11 campaign comes to an end, the Clippers are still dealing with problems at the defensive end that is preventing them from c.....

  • APRIL 8TH, 2011

    NBA Preview: Nuggets vs. Thunder Free Pick

    Denver Nuggets (48-30 SU, 41-33-4 ATS) vs. Oklahoma City Thunder (52-26 SU, 40-37-1 ATS) NBA Betting Favorite: Thunder -4 Over/Under: 203.5   Oklahoma City went to Denver and upset the Nuggets earlier this week, which pretty much sealed up the fourth spot in the Western Conference standings. Still, this is a preview of what should be the first-.....