NBA Trade Fallout: Chris Paul to the Houston Rockets

This year’s offseason has already been significantly more entertaining than the NBA Finals, but the fireworks continued on Wednesday with a blockbuster trade. Earlier this afternoon, Adrian Wojnarowski reported that the Los Angeles Clippers have agreed to trade nine-time All-Star point guard Chris Paul to the Houston Rockets in exchange for Patrick Beverley, Lou Williams,…

Jimmy Butler Trade Fallout

During the NBA Draft on Thursday, the Minnesota Timberwolves and Chicago Bulls completed the biggest trade of the offseason. After months of rumors, Chicago shipped three-time All-Star Jimmy Butler and the 16th overall pick (Justin Patton) to Minnesota in exchange for Kris Dunn, Zach LaVine and the 7th overall pick (Lauri Markkanen). This blockbuster deal…

2017-18 NBA Rookie of the Year Odds

The 2017 NBA Draft concluded on Thursday (6/22) night, and BetOnline released odds to win 2017-18 Rookie of the Year by Friday morning. The following Monday morning, Bovada added their own Rookie of the Year odds with a few notable discrepancies. The table below displays the opening and current odds which include Ben Simmons, the…

2017 NBA Awards Odds

This evening, the inaugural NBA Awards will be broadcast live from Basketball City in New York. This voting includes marquee awards like Most Valuable Player, Rookie of the Year, Coach of the Year, Most Improved Player and many others. We discussed the odds for many of these awards before the start of the season, but…

2017 NBA Draft Betting Recap

The top two picks in the 2017 NBA Draft were essential locks in Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball, but there was plenty of shakeup from #3 on. Chicago also ended up trading Jimmy Butler to Minnesota early in the draft. Below I’ve recapped the entire NBA Draft from a betting perspective. 1. Markelle Fultz –…

2017-18 NBA Title Odds

The 2016-17 NBA Finals hadn’t even started before sportsbooks were starting to take bets on the 2017-18 title. No surprise that the Warriors and Cavs are tops again, and here are opening and current odds: For reference, the Warriors opened +150 last year and Cavs opened +250. By the start of the 2016-17 season, the Warriors were -125…