Bettors Continue to Pound Golden State in Game 3 of the NBA Finals

Following two consecutive blowout wins, the Golden State Warriors (81-15 SU, 51-43-2 ATS) will travel to the Quicken Loans Arena to face off against the Cleveland Cavaliers (63-34 SU, 44-50-3 ATS). Several analysts have stated that this Warriors roster is among the best of all-time, and many respected oddsmakers have speculated that Golden State would…

2017 NBA Finals: Game 1 Preview

This matchup has seemed like an inevitability for months but, for the third consecutive year, the Cleveland Cavaliers (63-32 SU, 44-48-3 ATS) will face off against the Golden State Warriors (79-15 SU, 49-43-2 ATS) in the NBA Finals. Before the season Golden State was -350 to win the Western Conference while Cleveland was -400 to…

Betting Against the Public During the NBA Finals

The 2017 NBA Finals begin on Thursday, and that means there will be a massive increase of public money entering the marketplace. In fact, my research found that the average number of bets placed on an NBA Finals matchup is roughly twice the average playoff game and five times greater than the average regular season…

2017 NBA Finals: Warriors vs. Cavs

The 2017 NBA Finals will be another rematch of the 2015 and 2016 NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers. A Warriors/Cavs NBA Finals matchup was available at +145 in the preseason, and once the season started it became more likely. Both teams were favored to win the East and West, but oddsmakers…

2017 NBA Finals: Player Props

The 2017 NBA Finals tip-off on Thursday evening, and BetOnline has posted several different player prop bets for the series. These props include odds on the series leader for various statistical categories and a handful of head-to-head player matchups. For example, LeBron James is +125 to score more total points than any other player during the…