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The Nets find themselves in the middle of the playoff pack in the Eastern Conference with an overall record of 39-28 straight-up that has them holding down the fourth spot in the standings. They are 5-2 both SU and against the spread in their last seven games and the total has gone OVER in their last four.
Dallas continues to battle to stay in the playoff race in the Western Conference with a four-game winning streak that has it three games in back of the Lakers for the eighth and final spot. The impressive part of this current run is that the last three wins came on the road where the Mavericks are just 13-21 straight-up this season. They are 30-33 SU overall but a profitable 37-26 against the spread.
The Cincinnati Bearcats probably did enough to punch their bid to the NCAA Tournament on Wednesday when they beat the Providence Friars. Now, they have to take on one of the big kahunas in the Big East Tournament on Thursday when they take on the Georgetown Hoyas.
Two years ago, the Bucknell Bison knocked off the Lafayette Leopards in the Patriot League Final. Last year when these two met, Bucknell got the job done once again when these clubs met in the semis. Will the third time be the charm for the Leopards? We’ll find out on Wednesday night in NCAA basketball betting action, as these two battle it out for a bid in the NCAA Tournament.
This week the college basketball conference tournaments will begin and the Big East will steal the headlines as they play the last tournament before several teams depart for different conferences.
The first round of the event will begin on Tuesday, March 12th and will tip-off in New York City at the famed Madison Square Garden. The second round will take place on March 13th, and the quarterfinals will be on March 14th.
Two of the Top 10 teams in the land are going to meet in a pivotal battle on the college basketball odds on Sunday, the final day of the NCAA hoops regular season, as the Michigan Wolverines host the Indiana Hoosiers.
The defending Western Conference champion Oklahoma City Thunder (44-16 overall, 17-12 road) visit the New York Knicks (37-21 overall, 21-9 home) Thursday at 8:00 PM ET in the first game of TNT’s double header.
Both the Chicago Blackhawks and the Colorado Avalanche played last night, and they are going to be back in NHL betting action once again on Wednesday when they take each other on for the first game of a home-and-home set at the United Center.
There is only one more week of regular season college basketball betting action left, and that week kicks off for the Cincinnati Bearcats and the Louisville Cardinals on Monday night at KFC Yum! Arena.
Denver is coming off a huge 119-108 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers this past Monday night as a 7.5-point home favorite. It improved to 36-22 straight-up on the year and a profitable 34-24 against the spread. The Nuggets will now take their show back on the road where they have struggled to a 12-19 record SU while going 16-15 ATS. The total went OVER the 217.5-point line against the Lakers. It has now gone OVER in six of their last seven games.