Category: Nba-news

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NBA Playoffs at Online Sportsbooks: Time to Go Big

Now is the time to talk about the 2021 NBA Playoffs at online sportsbooks. The NBA is the second biggest betting league for major US pro sports behind the NFL. When May rolls around and the postseason gets underway, the NBA generates the biggest betting handle for online sportsbooks over its extended two-month run. Bettors […]

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NBA Betting Data So Far

It’s time to look at some NBA betting data from the 2020-21 season so far. The new season began on Dec. 22, and teams have played as many as eight games of a 72-game schedule. The Philadelphia 76ers have the best record in the league, jumping out to a 7-1 start. The defending champion Los […]

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Favorites to Win the NBA MVP

With a little over a month remaining in the 2018-19 NBA season, the race for playoff spots is fierce. Another interesting race is that for the league’s Most Valuable Player. Coming off his first MVP season a year ago, Houston’s James Harden appeared to be a lock for this year’s award too. His blistering scoring […]

Bucks’ Antetokounmpo gets 4 years, $100M

The Milwaukee Bucks have agreed to a contract extension with Giannis Antetokounmpo, locking up one of the most versatile players in the NBA. The Bucks announced the deal with the forward on Monday, and two people familiar with the agreement told The Associated Press that it was worth four years and $100 million. The people […]

Bucks’ Antetokounmpo gets 4 years, $100M

The Milwaukee Bucks have agreed to a contract extension with Giannis Antetokounmpo, locking up one of the most versatile players in the NBA. The Bucks announced the deal on Monday. A person familiar with the agreement told The Associated Press that the deal was worth four years and $100 million. The person spoke to the […]

Wade: Chicago needs tougher gun laws

Dwyane Wade has lashed out against Chicago’s gun laws, calling them weak and saying he’s urged officials in his hometown to enact changes to make the city safer. The Chicago Bulls star, whose cousin was shot dead last week, also said his children are afraid of police officers in the same way he was growing […]

Wade: Chicago needs tougher gun laws

Dwyane Wade has lashed out against his hometown of Chicago’s gun laws, calling them weak and saying he’s already urged city officials to enact changes to help both citizens and police. Wade also said his children are afraid of police officers the same way that he was when he was growing up, suggested that prison […]

James says he wishes he was with US team

LeBron James misses the Olympic stage. The Cleveland superstar, who decided to skip his fourth Olympics after leading the Cavaliers to an NBA title in June, said in an interview with ESPN’s Rachel Nichols that he’s keeping an eye on his teammates at the Rio Games. ”Every time I watch `em I wish I was […]

Cavs’ James signs 3-year, $100M contract

LeBron James didn’t waste any time signing his new contract. A day after agreeing to a deal that can pay him $100 million over the next three seasons, the Cavaliers superstar signed it Friday and will make $31 million next season. James, who can become a free agent in the third season, will make $33 […]

Cavs-Warriors rematch set for Christmas

Kevin Durant will return to Oklahoma City on Feb. 11 and join the Golden State Warriors for an NBA Finals rematch at Cleveland on Christmas. Dwyane Wade will return to Miami and Derrick Rose will go back to Chicago early in the 2016-17 season, which was unveiled Thursday by the NBA. The season begins Oct. […]