2016 NBA Finals Betting Preview

In a highly anticipated rematch of last season’s NBA Finals, the Golden State Warriors will face off against the Cleveland Warriors with the Larry O’Brien Trophy on the line. The Cavaliers cruised through the Eastern Conference, suffering just two losses in the first three rounds. On the flip side, the Warriors overcame a 3-1 deficit against…

Adam Silver’s Strong Stance on Sports Betting

NBA commissioner Adam Silver has been one of the most vocal proponents of sports betting and has been extolling the value of legalization. In November, he penned an op-ed for the New York Times in which he came to the same conclusion that most bettors have — sports betting is widespread, and with limited legal options people…

2016 NBA Mock Draft: An Oddsmakers Take

The NBA Draft lottery took place last night and the Philadelphia 76ers finally landed the first overall pick after years of “trusting the process”, or as most basketball fans call it, tanking. The Los Angeles Lakers, who had the second-best odds of winning the lottery, landed the second overall pick. In fact, there were no surprises…

2016 NBA Draft Lottery Betting

The 2016 NBA Draft Lottery, which is used to determine the draft order for teams who did not make the playoffs, will take place this evening at 8PM eastern. Although there’s still some debate among analysts, Ben Simmons (-195) and Brandon Ingram (+165) are the front runners to be selected with the first overall pick, with…