Tag Archives: nba playoffs

  • MAY 8TH, 2012

    Boston looks to boot the Hawks from the postseason

    NBA Playoffs Betting Previews- No.5 Boston Celtics vs. No.4 Atlanta Hawks Pointspread: Atlanta -1 Total Line: 174 The first-round Eastern Conference matchup between the Boston Celtics the Atlanta Hawks will shift back to Philips Arena this Tuesday night for Game 5 of this best-of-seven series with the Celtics holding a 3-1 lead. The game is set to t.....

  • MAY 6TH, 2012

    NBA Playoff Pick: Miami Heat vs New York Knicks

    NBA Playoff Betting Preview- #1 Miami Heat (3-0) vs. #8 New York Knicks (0-3) May 6, 2012 at 3:30 PM EST- ABC NBA Betting Odds from BetDSI NBA Pointspread: Heat -8 Total: 184   The New York Knicks are now in the record books, but it certainly isn’t the way they want to be there. The Knicks loss on Thursday night pushed their playoff .....

  • MAY 3RD, 2012

    Miami looks to turn-up the heat on New York in Game 3

    NBA Playoffs Betting Previews No.2 Miami Heat vs.  No.7 New York Knicks- Game 3 Pointspread: Miami -4.5 Total Line: 186.5 The Miami Heat head to Madison Square Garden this Thursday night to face the New York Knicks in Game 3 of this first-round best-of-seven Eastern Conference matchup with the Heat holding a two games to none edge. The game is s.....

  • MAY 2ND, 2012

    The Insider’s Handicapping Guide to the NBA Playoffs

    The Insider’s Handicapping Guide to the NBA Playoffs The quest for this season’s NBA Championship got underway this weekend with four first-round matchups in both the Eastern and Western Conference. The following is few betting trends for each of the eight matchups to help handicap the games. Eastern Conference  No.8 Philadelphia 76ers vs. No.1.....

  • MAY 1ST, 2012

    NBA Betting Trends- Denver Nuggets vs. Los Angeles Lakers Game 2

    NBA Playoffs Betting Preview- No.6 Denver Nuggets vs. No.3 Los Angeles Lakers Pointspread: Los Angeles -4.5 Total Line: 200 The Denver Nuggets will look to avoid falling into a 0-2 hole to the Los Angeles Lakers this Tuesday night in the second game of this first-round best-of-seven Western Conference playoff matchup. Game 2 is slated to get underwa.....

  • MAY 26TH, 2011

    NBA Pick: Heat vs. Bulls Game Five

    Miami Heat (3-1) vs. Chicago Bulls (1-3) Eastern Conference Finals Game Five Betting Lines NBA Betting Favorite: Bulls -3 Over/Under: 180 The Chicago Bulls had the lead late in Game Four, but they failed to even up the series. Now, the Bulls have their backs against the wall as they face elimination. They will be at home and the crowd will .....

  • MAY 16TH, 2011

    NBA Western Conference Finals Preview

    The Dallas Mavericks have been patiently waiting after their unexpected four-game sweep of Los Angeles, but with Oklahoma City’s 105-90 victory over Memphis in Game 7 on Sunday night the matchup for the Western Conference Finals is finally set. The best-of-seven series gets underway this Tuesday night in Dallas. The Thunder had a much easier time of thi.....

  • MAY 13TH, 2011

    NBA Eastern Conference Finals Preview

    The top two teams in the Eastern Conference have successfully navigated their way through the first two rounds of the postseason with relative ease, but will now butt heads in the conference finals. The much heralded Miami Heat will take on the upstart Chicago Bulls in this best-of-seven series starting on Sunday night at the United Center in Chicago. Mia.....

  • APRIL 20TH, 2011

    NBA Betting: Nuggets vs. Thunder Free Pick

    Western Conference Playoffs Game Two: Denver Nuggets (0-1) vs. Oklahoma City Thunder (1-0) NBA Betting Favorite: Thunder -4.5 Over/Under: 207 The Oklahoma City Thunder had to fight hard, but they did pick up a win in Game One of this first round playoff matchup. This may well be the most entertaining matchup in the first round of either league......

  • APRIL 15TH, 2011

    Atlanta Hawks vs. Orlando Magic Game 1 NBA Picks, Preview, and Predictions

    Divisional rivals lock horns on the first day of the NBA playoffs on Saturday night, as the Orlando Magic welcome in the Atlanta Hawks for the first playoff game in the history of the new Amway Center. We have a major concern this year over just how strong the Hawks really are, both in terms of skill and in terms of mental toughness. The mental issues that .....