Article posted on Monday 07 June - 08:12 EDT
Are you a Raptors fan? An NBA fan? Are you wondering where to watch the NBA in Canada?
Interest and viewership exploded for the Toronto Raptors on their way to winning their first-ever NBA title in 2019. Sure, the Raptors always had a decent following being the only Canadian organization in a league of 30 professional basketball teams, but championship runs have a way of bringing even fringe fans off the sidelines in the international city to being counted among the 5,000 in "Jurassic Park" outside Scotiabank Arena on the shores of Lake Ontario.
Although the Toronto Raptors didn't make it to the NBA Playoffs this season, we're sure they'll be back next year. You can follow all the teams' progress alongside our industry experts here at Canada Sports Betting.
Article posted on Wednesday 17 March - 07:48 EDT
The Raptors players and coaches were presented with their NBA Championship Rings and unveiled the new 2019/20 NBA champions banner to the elation of the Toronto fans.
Article posted on Tuesday 09 March - 07:58 EST
The average US Male is 5 feet 7.5 inches tall whereas the average NBA player is just short of 6’ 5.
Could an average US male make it to the NBA? And what does it mean to be over seven feet tall in a league of shorter players?
Article posted on Tuesday 15 September - 09:25 EDT
The 2019-20 NBA season was one to remember for many reasons outside of basketball so the NBA Betting trends should be taken with a grain of salt.
Article posted on Monday 14 September - 06:17 EDT
Looking into the NBA's best underdogs of the 2019-20 season, we examine which teams beat the odds most frequently and yielded the top profits.
Article posted on Wednesday 09 September - 07:04 EDT
The top 10 worst NBA Players from last decade's NBA champions proves that although it takes a team to win a title, it doesn't take everyone from the team.
Article posted on Tuesday 08 September - 06:36 EDT
Pranks are a timeless part of sports culture, but looking at the top 10 funniest NBA inspired pranks would show that NBA players and personalities are steps above everyone else.
It's partly why the NBA remains the most popular sports league outside of soccer: NBA players know how to have fun.
Searching the web for the most popular NBA pranks revealed dozens from every time period. But we were partial for pranks that were: 1) laughter-inducing; 2) elaborately set-up and believable; 3) timeless - pranks that would be funny no matter what era.
Let's look at the 10 funniest NBA pranks:
Article posted on Friday 14 February - 08:31 EST
Have you ever been so pumped that you felt like you had just made a tie-breaking half-court shot? You can join the musicians who wax poetic on NBA athletes as a way to brag about their skill, their fame, or their love-life success. Feel that adrenaline!
With the NBA All-Star Game on the horizon, we decided to pay tribute to another way of keeping score. These are the six most-loved, most-sung-about basketball superstars. Covering both hits and less known tunes, how many of the songs can you recognize?
Some lyrics are pure adulation--focusing on the beauty and talent of individual NBA prowess. Those are just fine but don’t worry, we’ve also included some shady examples to spice things up!
Article posted on Wednesday 19 June - 06:11 EDT
The 2019 NBA Draft takes place right after the NBA Finals featuring the New Orleans Pelicans with the first overall pick. Despite not finishing with the team worst record, the Pelicans won the NBA draft lottery. They now have an exclusive ticket to draft Zion Williamson, the next big superstar. Following the Pelicans, the NBA's non-playoff teams pick from this year's enigmatic crop of rookies. Here is how the NBA Draft works.
Article posted on Thursday 09 May - 12:19 EDT
Do you know how are the players and teams which have the most final appearances? Canada Sports Betting has prepared an article telling you all about these statistics.
Article posted on Tuesday 02 April - 22:00 EDT
The 2019's national finals of the NCAA Basketball competition are ready. In one semifinal we have Virginia facing Auburn and in the other Michigan State against Texas Tech. Check out the full report on March Madness' Final Four.
Article posted on Friday 08 March - 05:12 EST
The NBA Rookie of the Year bets is one of the most popular types of bets of the world's top basketball competition. In this article, you can also have a look at the last fifteen winners of this prestigious trophy.
Article posted on Wednesday 19 December - 11:09 EST
One of the most anticipated holiday traditions of the year, Christmas Day in the NBA
features outstanding matchups all afternoon and night, including many of the most exciting stars in the association. The 2018 edition of Xmas basketball includes five matches in the slate, beginning in New York with the Knicks
against the Bucks
. The marquee matchup for those betting on NBA games
will feature LeBron
and the Lakers
and the Warriors
. Our NBA Power Rankings
is another feature that should help you place your wager.
Article posted on Wednesday 12 December - 07:06 EST
The NBA Playoff
picture is a mess heading into the Holidays. Boston
isn't on top of the East. Houston
is struggling. And good luck guessing which Western teams make the playoffs. Up to seven teams are vying for the final spot. But amidst the chaos, the Golden State Warriors
have emerged as the runaway favourites to win their third straight chip. We explore the updated NBA Championship odds just before 2019.
Article posted on Wednesday 10 October - 02:43 EDT
NBA handicap betting provides an outstanding method of increasing profit when betting on NBA games
through sports betting sites
online. Instead of wagering on a favorite to win outright, you bet on a projected winning margin for individual NBA matchups. Learn how NBA handicap odds and winners work, including alternative handicaps and series spreads, adding a valuable tool to your arsenal of basketball betting options.
Article posted on Monday 08 October - 03:59 EDT
To cultivate an expert level of understanding of live betting the NBA online, the same way the best stocks / option traders learn the different markets they deal in, is to WATCH A LOT OF BASKETBALL
Our NBA Power Rankings
page helps bettor from around the world to bet wisely while they watch all the live NBA action available.
Article posted on Friday 05 October - 12:43 EDT
The Toronto Raptors
set a franchise record with 59 wins during the 2017-18 regular season, but LeBron James swept The North out of the second round of the playoffs with ease. GM Masai Ujiri made drastic changes, firing coach Dwane Casey before trading DeRozan and Poeltl for Kawhi and Green. These risks place the Raptors in a championship or bust situation. Toronto's a better team on paper before the 2018-19 NBA season begins, capable of breaking through the eastern conference. We will follow how the team progresses through the season through our NBA Power Rankings
Article posted on Friday 05 October - 11:54 EDT
How much does player fatigue matter in the NBA? How much does it impact betting lines? Find out how to take advantage of this little known side of the world's top basketball league.
Article posted on Friday 05 October - 10:47 EDT
Thanks to the rise of advanced metrics and machine learning, beating the pointspread has become even harder as bookies have been so exact in setting them.