2014 NBA Finals MVP Odds

The NBA Finals could be wrapped up on Sunday with the Spurs holding a 3-1 series lead over the Heat. San Antonio opened as 5-point favorites for Game 5 at home but have moved to -5.5 where the line currently stands. You can view all the latest odds and betting percentages from our free NBA betting trends page. Although the Spurs were slight favorites to…

2014 NBA Finals: Will the Heat Bounce Back in Game 2?

Although the San Antonio Spurs defeated the Miami Heat 110-95 in Game 1 of the 2014 NBA Finals on Thursday, most of the post-game discussion involved the sauna-like conditions at the AT&T Center. In a bizarre occurrence, the arena’s air conditioning malfunctioned causing the game to be played at extreme temperatures. Perhaps this explains why…

Who Will Be the Lakers Next Head Coach?

On Wednesday April 30th, the Los Angeles Lakers announced that Mike D’Antoni (who first came to notoriety after his face was used on cans of Pringles) had resigned as head coach. After struggling with injuries — specifically a knee injury that limited Kobe Bryant to just six games this season — the Lakers finished the…

NBA Playoffs: Game 7 Betting Trends

We’re still in the first round of the NBA playoffs, but already this has been one of the most entertaining postseasons in years. There were four overtime games in the Grizzlies/Thunder series, the Mavs are looking to become just the sixth 8-seed to upset the 1-seed, and the Clippers have dealt with the distraction of…