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…

2016 NBA Playoffs: Fading Trendy Underdogs

The NBA playoffs, which begin this Saturday, are one of the most exciting times on the sports calendar. After an enthralling and record-setting regular season, teams will ramp up intensity as they begin their quest for the Larry O’Brien Trophy. This time of year also causes a seismic shift in the sports betting marketplace, which…

Who Will be the Next Head Coach of the Indiana Pacers?

In a press conference on Thursday afternoon, Pacers president Larry Bird announced that the team will not be retaining head coach Frank Vogel next season. This news was hardly surprising given that Bird did not give Vogel a vote of confidence following the team’s first round loss against the Raptors. Still, many people around the league have been questioning…

How to Bet NBA 2nd Half Lines

We don’t discuss it very often, but NBA bettors can regularly find value by taking second half lines. For bettors who have already taken the full game spread, there are frequently opportunities to hedge your bet and create win-win situations. That is more commonly known as middling. As an example, let’s say you have already…

2016 NBA Draft: An Early Mock Draft from the Oddsmakers

The 2016 NBA draft will be held on Thursday, June 23rd at 7 p.m. ET as teams search for the best collegiate and international talent. Even though the draft lottery won’t take place for another three weeks, sportsbooks have already begun to post prop bets pertaining to the first few picks. [ Get all of our NBA Best Bets by signing…