How Does an Injured NBA Superstar Affect the Betting Value?

Tonight in Los Angeles, the Western Conference’s top two teams will square off as the Clippers host the Oklahoma City Thunder. In what could easily be a preview of the conference championship, LA’s “other” team opened as a 2-point home favorite and, according to our NBA betting trends, are currently receiving just 31% of spread bets….

NBA Betting Trends: Chicago Bulls vs. Boston Celtics

The most interesting and perhaps not surprisingly the most heavily bet game of the day pits the Eastern Conference leading Bulls (23-6) against the Boston Celtics (14-12). If recent history is any indicator, this should be a great game. Ever since these two met in the first round of the 2009 playoff’s (which the Celtics…