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NBA Draft Odds 2019

NBA Draft Odds 2019

Article posted on Wednesday 19 June - 10:11 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.

Most NBA finals appearances by player 

Article posted on Thursday 09 May - 16:19 EDT

Most NBA finals appearances by player
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.

NCAA Basketball Final 4 2019 

Article posted on Wednesday 03 April - 02:00 EDT

NCAA Basketball Final 4 2019
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.

2018/19 NBA Rookie of the Year Odds 

Article posted on Friday 08 March - 10:12 EST

2018/19 NBA Rookie of the Year Odds
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.

NBA Christmas Day 2018 - LeBron Takes On The Warriors 

Article posted on Wednesday 19 December - 16:09 EST

NBA Christmas Day 2018 - LeBron Takes On The Warriors
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 against Curry and the Warriors. Our NBA Power Rankings is another feature that should help you place your wager.

Odds to win the NBA Championship 

Article posted on Wednesday 12 December - 12:06 EST

Odds to win the NBA Championship
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.

What Is Handicap Betting In The NBA? 

Article posted on Wednesday 10 October - 06:43 EDT

What Is Handicap Betting In The NBA?
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.

NBA Momentum Swings: The Art of Live betting Basketball 

Article posted on Monday 08 October - 07:59 EDT

NBA Momentum Swings: The Art of Live betting Basketball
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.

How Will The Toronto Raptors Perform In 2018-19? 

Article posted on Friday 05 October - 16:43 EDT

How Will The Toronto Raptors Perform In 2018-19?
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.

NBA Betting - Taking Advantage of Player Fatigue 

Article posted on Friday 05 October - 15:54 EDT

NBA Betting - Taking Advantage of Player Fatigue
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.

Beating NBA Spread: Toughest Bet in Sports? 

Article posted on Friday 05 October - 14:47 EDT

Beating NBA Spread: Toughest Bet in Sports?
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. 

2018-19 NBA Betting Guide - Eastern & Western Conference 

Article posted on Monday 01 October - 13:14 EDT

2018-19 NBA Betting Guide - Eastern & Western Conference
The 2018-19 NBA season tips off with LeBron James in a Los Angeles Lakers jersey, as he attempts to challenge the Golden State Warriors in the western conference after dominating the east for a decade. Golden State enters the season with yet another all-star on their roster, after Boogie Cousins decided to join the champs. The Warriors will be powerful favorites to win their third consecutive NBA championship in 2019. Canada Sports Betting will follow the season closely through our NBA Power Rankings page.

2018/19 NBA preseason games 

Article posted on Friday 28 September - 07:18 EDT

2018/19 NBA preseason games
The NBA preseason is upon us and this article will provides some ideas as to how to approach wagering on these games. Look for teams with good young players, starters coming back from injury and large spreads.

2018-19 NBA Division Futures - Eastern And Western Conference 

Article posted on Friday 21 September - 09:59 EDT

2018-19 NBA Division Futures - Eastern And Western Conference
As the 2018-19 NBA campaign approaches, everyone expects the Golden State Warriors to waltz into their third consecutive championship. Nonetheless, an 82-game regular season will take place before the NBA playoffs commence, determining a post season picture that will likely include the Warriors and Boston Celtics as favorites to win their respective conferences. This preview of NBA division futures includes predictions and odds for each group in the eastern and western conference. You can follow the progress of each franchise by clicking on our NBA Power Rankings page.

NBA Conference Futures: East is a Dogfight While Warriors Control West 

Article posted on Thursday 20 September - 16:40 EDT

NBA Conference Futures: East is a Dogfight While Warriors Control West
The NBA season isn't too far away and once again it's a tale of two conferences: the East is wide open thanks to LeBron James leaving for Los Angeles while the West is still Warriors' territory. The Raptors remain powerhouses in the East thanks to a huge deal but the rest of the East are all licking their chops and hungry to be the conference's NBA Finals representative. You can check weekly the progress of each franchise by clicking on our NBA Power Rankings page.

Future Odds to win the 2018/19 NBA Championship 

Article posted on Friday 14 September - 10:16 EDT

Future Odds to win the 2018/19 NBA Championship
The 2018-19 NBA season hasn’t started, but many consider the end result a foregone conclusion. Nobody in the league offered DeMarcus Cousins a contract during the offseason, so Boogie waltzed into the Warriors front office and signed an inexpensive, one-year contract worth $5,337,000 – far below his market value as an elite big man. As such, Golden State’s an overwhelming favorite to earn a third consecutive ring while the rest of the association experiences envy.

Toronto Raptors Place Blind Bet On Kawhi Leonard 

Article posted on Friday 20 July - 16:26 EDT

Toronto Raptors Place Blind Bet On Kawhi Leonard
“Can’t trust ‘em. Ain’t no loyalty in this game. Sell you out quick for a little bit of nothing”, DeMar DeRozan posted on Instagram. The Raptors traded one of the finest, universally-admired athletes in Toronto history for the most mysterious player in the association - former NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard. GM Masai Ujiri, preacher of organizational culture, appears to place a blind bet on a player who appeared in nine games last season, upheaving years of internal development.

2018-19 NBA Championship Outright: The East Broken Without LeBron 

Article posted on Wednesday 18 July - 09:16 EDT

2018-19 NBA Championship Outright: The East Broken Without LeBron
After LeBron James signed with the Los Angeles Lakers, the NBA east might be the worst conference in major pro sports. King James was one of the last holdouts in the east after Jimmy Butler, Paul George, Carmelo Anthony and Paul Millsap were traded or signed with west coast teams. After LeBron made the NBA finals eight consecutive times from the east, his departure leaves a massive competitive hole on the east side of the association.

2018 NBA Draft: Top Sleepers and Busts 

Article posted on Tuesday 19 June - 18:20 EDT

2018 NBA Draft: Top Sleepers and Busts
The NBA Draft is the most exciting draft thanks to how quickly the players make an impact. Within a year, the top picks alter a franchise and show their superstar-potential or they could make the team regret their choice by playing like a dud. A thin line separates the busts like Anthony Bennett and the superstars like Blake Griffin. We look at a few potential sleepers and busts.

2018 NBA Playoffs Conference Finals Odds, Schedule, Picks 

Article posted on Sunday 13 May - 09:45 EDT

2018 NBA Playoffs Conference Finals Odds, Schedule, Picks
The NBA Playoffs return with the Conference Finals. The main event battle between the top-seeded Houston Rockets and defending champions Golden State Warriors starts Monday. The East features a rematch between LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers versus the Boston Celtics who are hungry for revenge. Both conference finals are headed to a game 7 and oddsmakers believe we're headed for a clash between Boston and Golden State.