Tag Archives: Houston Rockets

  • NOVEMBER 11TH, 2010

    NBA Recap, News, and Notes as of 11/10/10

    It's another Thursday in the world of NBA betting action, and here at Bang the Book, we're taking advantage of the light day on the slate to look back at the week that was with its highest and lowest moments against the NBA odds. Pacers Put Up 54 in a Quarter: When you can shoot 20-of-21 in a quarter from the floor and score 54 points, you know that you are .....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2010

    NBA Betting Picks: Houston Rockets at San Antonio Spurs

    The Houston Rockets have had a very tough start to the year, but will be hard pressed to turn it around against the San Antonio Spurs. The latest NBA Sports betting odds as posted by Diamond Sports International (DSI) have the Spurs listed as 6.5 point hoe favorites in this game. Unless the Rockets can change the way that they have been playing up to this po.....

  • NOVEMBER 4TH, 2010

    NBA Recap, News, and Notes as of 11/3/10

    It's another Thursday in the world of NBA betting action, and here at Bang the Book, we're taking advantage of the light day on the slate to look back at the week that was with its highest and lowest moments against the NBA odds. The Heat Is On in Miami: Anyone who thought the Miami Heat were going to go 82-0 this year was promptly dismissed on the opening n.....

  • OCTOBER 24TH, 2010

    NBA Free Picks: 2010-11 Southwest Division Preview

    There are clearly only three playoff contenders in the Southwest Division this year in NBA betting action, and it wouldn't be overly surprising if any of the three came away with the division crown. Here's how we're breaking down the Southwest in what could be a very entertaining year in the Lone Star State. Dallas Mavericks (55-27, 37-44-1 ATS in 2009) (+14.....

  • MARCH 1ST, 2010

    NBA Betting: Who’s Hot & Who’s Not through 2/28

    Another week of the NBA betting season has come and gone, and Bang the Book takes a look at Who's Hot & Who's Not, brought to you by Sportsbook.com!ATS Power Poll1: Milwaukee Bucks (38-21 ATS): The Bucks are arguably the hottest team in the NBA right now. Even though their six-game winning streak SU was stopped by the Hawks in overtime in Atlanta on.....

  • FEBRUARY 22ND, 2010

    NBA Betting: Who’s Hot & Who’s Not through 2/21/10

    The NBA trade deadline shook things up in the basketball betting world quite a bit. Check out Who's Hot and Who's Not in the world of the NBA at Bang the Book, brought to you by Sportsbook.com!ATS Power Poll1: Utah Jazz (34-18-3 ATS): The All-Star Break didn't slow down the Jazz at all from the looks of it. Utah opened up the second half with four road .....

  • FEBRUARY 15TH, 2010

    NBA Betting: Who’s Hot & Who’s Not through 2/14/10

    It was a short week for the NBA betting world, but in spite of that fact, there was still plenty of ups and downs to talk about. Check out Who's Hot and Who's Not in the world of the NBA at Bang the Book, brought to you by Sportsbook.com!ATS Power Poll1: Atlanta Hawks (32-19 ATS): We won't fault the Hawks for coming up well short against the Heat in the.....

  • MAY 9TH, 2009

    LA Lakers at Houston Rockets

    NBA Playoff Betting Preview LA Lakers at Houston Rockets Sunday, 3:30PM EasternBetus.com betting line - Lakers -3.5, O/U 194Lakers lead series 2-1The Houston Rockets upset the Los Angeles Lakers inside the Staples Center to open up the series in a strong defensive performance 100-92. However, the hot hand of Kobe Bryant and the rest of the Lakers have .....

  • FEBRUARY 26TH, 2009

    Cleveland Cavaliers at Houston Rockets Preview

    NBA Betting Preview Cleveland Cavaliers (44-11) at Houston Rockets (36-21) Thursday, 8:05 pm Eastern – TNT   SBG Global Opening Line: Cavaliers  - 2  ,  Total  184   The Houston Rockets are playing their best basketball of the season, having won five straight games. "Our record doesn't show it, but we're starting to show the type of team we are," Ron.....

  • NOVEMBER 19TH, 2008

    Dallas Mavericks at Houston Rockets Pick and Preview 11/19/08

    NBA Betting Preview Dallas Mavericks at Houston Rockets Wednesday, 8:05 pm Eastern – ESPN SBG Global Opening Line: Rockets   - 5 , Total 186  The Houston Rockets are hoping all of their star players are in the lineup on Wednesday as they host the Dallas Mavericks.  Just a day after Houston guard Tracy McGrady said he might be out for a while, h.....

  • NOVEMBER 12TH, 2008

    Houston Rockets at Phoenix Suns Preview 11/12/08

    NBA Betting Preview Houston Rockets (4-3) at Phoenix Suns (6-2) Wednesday, 10:35 pm Eastern – ESPN SBG Global Opening Line: Suns  - 3.5 , Total 195   Two of the top teams in the Western Conference get together on Wednesday night as the Phoenix Suns host the Houston Rockets.  The Rockets started fast but have slipped recently while the Suns are playing w.....

  • NOVEMBER 4TH, 2008

    Boston Celtics at Houston Rockets Preview 11/4/08

    NBA Betting Preview Boston Celtics (2-1) at Houston Rockets (3-0) Tuesday, 8:35 pm Eastern SBG Global Opening Line: Rockets  - 2.5 , Total 179  Just how good are the Houston Rockets this year?  We may find out on Tuesday as the Rockets host the defending NBA Champion Boston Celtics.  The Rockets look like serious contenders in the Western Conference th.....