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2019-20 NBA Betting Trends

2019-20 NBA Betting Trends

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. 

NBA Best Underdogs of the 2019-20 Season 

Article posted on Monday 14 September - 06:17 EDT

NBA Best Underdogs of the 2019-20 Season

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. 

Top 10 Worst NBA Players from Last Decade's NBA Champions 

Article posted on Wednesday 09 September - 07:04 EDT

Top 10 Worst NBA Players from Last Decade's NBA Champions

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.

Top 10 Funniest NBA Inspired Pranks 

Article posted on Tuesday 08 September - 06:36 EDT

Top 10 Funniest NBA Inspired Pranks

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:

How to Watch the NBA in Canada? 

Article posted on Friday 14 August - 08:46 EDT

How to Watch the NBA in Canada?

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.

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The 6 NBA Stars Musicians Are Most Obsessed With 

Article posted on Friday 14 February - 08:31 EST

The 6 NBA Stars Musicians Are Most Obsessed With

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!

NBA Draft Odds 2019 

Article posted on Wednesday 19 June - 06:11 EDT

NBA Draft Odds 2019
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 - 12:19 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 Tuesday 02 April - 22:00 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 - 05:12 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 - 11:09 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 - 07:06 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 - 02:43 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 - 03:59 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 - 12:43 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 - 11:54 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 - 10:47 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 - 09:14 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 - 03:18 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 - 05:59 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.