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June 2008

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Los Angeles Lakers at Boston
Tuesday 06/17 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston -4 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Have the oddsmakers and betting public actually been watching this series? It doesn't appear so given how these lines continue to be set. We have been watching and we&#...

15

Boston at Los Angeles Lakers
Sunday 06/15 09:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 95.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

For all the reasons we pointed out in our game under pick we like the first-half under here as well. Boston gave up 58 in the first half in game four and it still nearly went UN...

15

Boston at Los Angeles Lakers
Sunday 06/15 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston +7 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total UNDER 191 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We have said all along that Boston was the better team in this series, but someone is still enamoured with Kobe and the Lakers. The oddsmakers may or may not agree wit...

12

Boston at Los Angeles Lakers
Thursday 06/12 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston +7.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 95 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We've talked all series long about how the so-called experts have this series pegged wrong. It has panned out as Boston took care of their two home games and easily covered ...

10

Boston at Los Angeles Lakers
Tuesday 06/10 09:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston +9.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total UNDER 195.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The so-called experts were convinced the Lakers were the better team entering this series. Nine out of ten ESPN NBA analysts picked LA to win the series. We have said from the s...

08

Los Angeles Lakers at Boston
Sunday 06/08 09:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 95.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We'll again take the first-half UNDER here. We missed it in game one by one point but we like the same factors as we did then. The Celtics are 15-4 UNDER in the first-half t...

08

Los Angeles Lakers at Boston
Sunday 06/08 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston +1 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total UNDER 191 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

In our game one writeup we talked about how we feel the Celtics are undervalued in this series. It gets even better tonight as what was a -2.5 point line in the opener, has move...

05

Los Angeles Lakers at Boston
Thursday 06/05 09:05 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 96 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

We think game one is going to be all about defense. The teams will be feeling each other out in game one, especially in the first-half. Boston will be laser-focused on defe...

05

Los Angeles Lakers at Boston
Thursday 06/05 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston -2.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 4 units on Game Total UNDER 192 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

It could be the 80s again as the Celtics and the Lakers square at the Garden for the NBA Championship. After this one is over, these two teams will have combined for half o...

May 2008

30

Boston at Detroit
Friday 05/30 08:35 PM Eastern
5 units on Game Total UNDER 175.5 -110 (risk 5 to win 4.6)

Last game was a shootout, especially for these two teams. We expect a big reversal here in game six. Boston goes for the close-out while Detroit looks to avoid elimination. ...

29

San Antonio at Los Angeles Lakers
Thursday 05/29 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 98.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Spurs have played seven consecutive UNDERs in the playoffs and now with their backs to the walls, they know the only way they can come out of this one in the win column...

28

Detroit at Boston
Wednesday 05/28 08:35 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 87 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

These teams have struggled to get past 80 points in the first-half with the average of the first four games sitting at 84.5. The one game that got over this total was the last g...

28

Detroit at Boston
Wednesday 05/28 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 173.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We have already watched three of the first four games in this series go UNDER and with the series tied at two games apiece, these teams both know that the ga...

27

Los Angeles Lakers at San Antonio
Tuesday 05/27 09:05 PM Eastern
4 units on San Antonio -4 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 96 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

A quick glance at the 2008 playoffs, especially after round one, shows that the home teams have truly dominated. The Spurs have been as good as ever on their home floor as ...

26

Boston at Detroit
Monday 05/26 08:35 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 88 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Certainly all the elements of our full game writeup apply to the first half expectations. We also want to add that with a first-half total in this range, and Boston off the road...

26

Boston at Detroit
Monday 05/26 08:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Game Total UNDER 175.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Boston finally got their first road win in the playoffs, reclaiming homecourt advantage and taking a 2-1 lead going into game four. They clamped down on defense holding Detroit ...

25

Los Angeles Lakers at San Antonio
Sunday 05/25 08:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 96.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Game one in this series resulted in 84 first-half points. Game two resulted in 93. The first-half totals in the series have been trying to catch-up to the reality but they are s...

24

Boston at Detroit
Saturday 05/24 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 176 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Pistons did what most thought would be tough as they stole one in Boston, claiming the home-court advantage. That leaves Boston in a position they have not faced yet during ...

24

Boston at Detroit
Saturday 05/24 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 88 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

All that was said in the game UNDER write-up applies to the first-half under as well. When defense is expected with a low total the first half UNDER is highly value laden. When ...

23

San Antonio at Los Angeles Lakers
Friday 05/23 09:05 PM Eastern
4 units on San Antonio +6.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 97 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

San Antonio squandered a golden opportunity in game one as they blew a 20-point lead to fall by 4 points. They were able to hold the high potency offense of the Lakers in c...

22

Detroit at Boston
Thursday 05/22 08:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 86 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We made our case for the defensive intensity expected here, and certainly that means the first half should especially play out that way. These teams have gone UNDER in the ...

22

Detroit at Boston
Thursday 05/22 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 172.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The core of this Pistons team has been through a lot of playoff games together. They certainly know the significance of being down 1-0, and looking down the barrel at 2-0. This ...

21

San Antonio at Los Angeles Lakers
Wednesday 05/21 09:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 99.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The San Antonio Spurs used their experience to rise up in Game 7 on the road to reach the Western Finals against the Lakers. We think the Hornets made some mistakes (see our blo...

20

Detroit at Boston
Tuesday 05/20 08:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 87.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

For reasons stated above, we also like the first-half UNDERl. Defense is the callingn card for both of these teams, and we expect that defensive stamp to be layed out early...

20

Detroit at Boston
Tuesday 05/20 08:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Game Total UNDER 174 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The NBA Eastern Conference Finals begin tonight in Boston. We have watched the Celtics struggle offensively throughout the playoffs on the road but also in their last two home g...

19

San Antonio at New Orleans
Monday 05/19 08:35 PM Eastern
4 units on New Orleans -4 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)Pick: 4 units on Game Total UNDER 182.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The New Orleans Hornets have lived a life similar to Boston in the playoffs. They have been a perfect 6-0 SU at home and 5-1 ATS. But on the road they are just 1-4 SU and A...

18

Cleveland at Boston
Sunday 05/18 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston -8 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Boston has been a tale of two teams in the playoffs. They have been completely listless on offense on the road, having yet to find the win column, going 0-6 both SU and ATS. At ...

16

Los Angeles Lakers at Utah
Friday 05/16 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Utah -4 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

As we've pointed out, the home teams have dominated the playoffs. In the second round in 21 games, only one road team has broken through - Detroit. What team better exemplif...

16

Boston at Cleveland
Friday 05/16 08:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 89 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

With all that we have pointed out regarding the game total, we expect Boston to really be focused on the defensive end early on. As it seems like every game, they find themselve...

16

Boston at Cleveland
Friday 05/16 08:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Game Total UNDER 179 -110 (risk 5 to win 4.6)

This is a crucial game six and being that it is in Cleveland, we like the UNDER. The Celtics have struggled offensively throughout the playoffs on the road and have yet to ...

15

New Orleans at San Antonio
Thursday 05/15 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 184 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We have watched each of these teams dominate each other at home with all the games resulting in double-digit blowouts. San Antonio is, and always has been, a defense-first team,...

14

Utah at Los Angeles Lakers
Wednesday 05/14 10:35 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 213 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Lakers have showed the ability to score inside and out in the playoffs, especially at home. It has equated to an uncharacteristic 120 ppg at home in the playoffs! It isn'...

14

Cleveland at Boston
Wednesday 05/14 08:05 PM Eastern
5 units on Boston -9 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 88.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Celtics, to be sure will be glad to be back home. They have gotten nothing done in the playoffs on the road, but have dominated at home. Why should things suddenly change he...

13

San Antonio at New Orleans
Tuesday 05/13 09:30 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans -3 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 93.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

It's hard to ignore the fact that the top two teams in each conference has been covering at an eye-opening rate of 85% (17-3) at home in the playoffs. The Spurs have not had...

13

Orlando at Detroit
Tuesday 05/13 07:05 PM Eastern
5 units on Detroit -6 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

The NBA Playoffs have been completely dominated by home teams, as they have been 38-20-2 ATS, which is a 65.5% cover rate. We certainly don't see that trend changing tonight...

12

Boston at Cleveland
Monday 05/12 08:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 90 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

In the three games thus far, 88, 90 and 97 points have been scored in the first half. The Cavs put up 52 last game and that is very out-of-character for a team that averaged 47....

12

Boston at Cleveland
Monday 05/12 08:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Cleveland -2 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)Pick: 3 units on Game Total UNDER 181 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Celtics have certainly shown to be a two-faced team in the playoffs. On the road, they simply can't get stops on the defensive end and their offense has struggled as wel...

11

New Orleans at San Antonio
Sunday 05/11 08:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 95 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

As we predicted, the Spurs, and their championship pride, shone through in game three as they won by 11 points. It was a high-scoring first half - the highest of the series. But...

11

Los Angeles Lakers at Utah
Sunday 05/11 03:35 PM Eastern
5 units on Utah -1.5 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 103 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We were on the Jazz in game three and we're all over them again in game four. This team is nearly unbeatable at home - one of the best home teams in recent memory. Yet, we g...

10

Boston at Cleveland
Saturday 05/10 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 88.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Boston took care of business at home, as they have all playoffs. They completely shut down the Cavs, holding them to 72 and 73 points. In the first half, Cleveland scored 37 and...

09

Los Angeles Lakers at Utah
Friday 05/09 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Utah -4.5 (-115) (risk 3 to win 2.6)Pick: 4 units on Game Total OVER 215 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

There isn't a hotter offense left standing right now than the LA Lakers. Playoffs or not, this team has one speed: fast! They have now scored 100+ in their last 16 games, an...

08

New Orleans at San Antonio
Thursday 05/08 09:35 PM Eastern
4 units on San Antonio -7 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 92 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Many are thinking, after New Orleans cleans San Antonio out at home and now getting a big juicy number on the road, that a Hornets bet looks rather tasty. Not to us. Remember th...

08

Cleveland at Boston
Thursday 05/08 07:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston -8 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 4 units on Game Total OVER 177.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Celtics won game one but they are not happy or satisfied. Garnett was good but overall it was a very lackluster offensive performance in which Paul Pierce and Ray Allen comb...

07

Utah at Los Angeles Lakers
Wednesday 05/07 10:35 PM Eastern
4 units on Utah +6.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 103 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Lakers won and covered game one, winning by 11 points. But Utah hung with them for most of the game. They could have easily covered the spread but fell apart very late....

07

Detroit at Orlando
Wednesday 05/07 08:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Detroit +4 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 94.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We were on the Pistons in the first two game got the W's. We're sticking with these guys again. Detroit has won nine in a row vs. the Magic but here are expected to lose...

06

Cleveland at Boston
Tuesday 05/06 08:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Game Total UNDER 183 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

While James gets all the press, there are a couple of other reasons Cleveland had success vs. Washington. First, they dominated the glass to the tune of a 7.5 rebound per g...

06

Cleveland at Boston
Tuesday 05/06 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 92 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We also like the first-half UNDER here for many of the reasons stated above. In addition to those, past history backs us up here. As an underdog this season, the Cavs are 24-14 ...

05

San Antonio at New Orleans
Monday 05/05 09:30 PM Eastern
4 units on New Orleans -2.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

This line really shows the odds-makers giving respect to the Spurs. I guess it comes down to what you believe. Are they are the same team they have been in the past or not? How ...

05

Orlando at Detroit
Monday 05/05 07:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Detroit -6 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Detroit seems to be back. They faltered against Philadelphia early as their "going through the motions" proved not to be enough. After getting down 2-1 to the Sixers, ...

04

Utah at Los Angeles Lakers
Sunday 05/04 03:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 105.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We also like the first-half UNDER for many of the same reasons. Los Angeles went off vs. Denver in their opening round offensively. But the Jazz will provide a tougher defensive...

04

Utah at Los Angeles Lakers
Sunday 05/04 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Utah +7.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total UNDER 213 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Lakers cruised past the Nuggets in four. They aren't facing the Nuggets today. Sure, LA is the better team on the court today. But, Utah is a much, much better team than...

04

Atlanta at Boston
Sunday 05/04 01:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Boston -14.5 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

Talk about the Tale of Two Cities. This series has been a contrast in wills, home and away. The Hawks have surprised everyone taking the Celtics three straight at home, but...

03

San Antonio at New Orleans
Saturday 05/03 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans -3 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

People still can't believe this Hornets team is as good as they are. One of the best teams in the tough West in the regular season, and a 4-1 winner in round one, continues ...

03

Orlando at Detroit
Saturday 05/03 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Detroit -6.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Pistons' stubbing of their toe in round one vs. Philly gives us a couple of points of line value here. In losing game one at home and trailing 2-1 at one point, they los...

02

Houston at Utah
Friday 05/02 09:30 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 89 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The first five games in this series have averaged 82.4 points per game. Not a single one of the first five games has reached this number in the first half. The oddsmakers have b...

02

Boston at Atlanta
Friday 05/02 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston -8 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

While thus far this has been a home team series, with each team winning and covering all games at home, we look for things to turn here. The Pistons gained control of their seri...

April 2008

30

Washington at Cleveland
Wednesday 04/30 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 93.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Get rid of the Wizards already. Unless you are from Washington, how can you like this team? They have proven themselves to be trash talking thugs. And losing ones at that. DeSha...

29

Utah at Houston
Tuesday 04/29 09:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Utah +2 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Houston is just not the same team they were mentally and physically coming off the 22-game winning streak. It is a team that lost their inside presence when Yao went down. Out o...

29

Dallas at New Orleans
Tuesday 04/29 07:00 PM Eastern
5 units on New Orleans -6 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)Pick: 3 units on Game Total OVER 194 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Mavs got knocked out early from the playoffs last season and this year, with not quite as good a team, they are on their way to getting bounced again. It has been their inab...

28

Los Angeles Lakers at Denver
Monday 04/28 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Denver +4.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Lakers will look to close out the Nuggets tonight in Denver. The Lake Show has completely dominated this series, winning each game by double-digits, but the Nuggets track re...

28

Boston at Atlanta
Monday 04/28 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston -9 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

What happened last game? Doesn't really matter to be honest. It was a fluke. Atlanta hadn't come within 10 points of Boston in five losses prior to the last game. That w...

27

New Orleans at Dallas
Sunday 04/27 09:30 PM Eastern
2 units on First Half UNDER 98 -110 (risk 2 to win 1.8)

In game one, 92 first-half points were scored. Then 118 were scored in game two. Last game 87 were scored. We're going to chalk game two up to an anomoly and look for this o...

27

Detroit at Philadelphia
Sunday 04/27 07:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Philadelphia +5.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Detroit just isn't right. There is absolutely zero excuse or explanation for their performance last game. They had evened the series after game two and were back in emotiona...

27

Cleveland at Washington
Sunday 04/27 01:00 PM Eastern
2 units on First Half UNDER 93.5 -110 (risk 2 to win 1.8)

The first three games in this series have seen the following first-half points of 92, 93 and 82. The 82 was here in Washington. We like this one to also go UNDER the first ...

26

Houston at Utah
Saturday 04/26 10:30 PM Eastern
2 units on Game Total OVER 185.5 -110 (risk 2 to win 1.8)

Houston made a huge statement in game three handing the Jazz just their fifth home loss of the season. The return of Rafer Alston was the difference as T-Mac got some much neede...

26

Boston at Atlanta
Saturday 04/26 08:00 PM Eastern
2 units on Game Total UNDER 188 -110 (risk 2 to win 1.8)

Boston has looked like the team with the best record in the NBA thus far, destroying Atlanta in back-to-back games. Defensive Player of the Year Kevin Garnett is ...

26

Los Angeles Lakers at Denver
Saturday 04/26 05:30 PM Eastern
2 units on Denver -1.5 (-110) (risk 2 to win 1.8)

This is a must win for the Nuggets who were manhandled in Los Angeles. Not all must-win games result in a win but we like Denver's chances here. This is a team that is night...

25

Detroit at Philadelphia
Friday 04/25 07:00 PM Eastern
2 units on Game Total UNDER 180 -110 (risk 2 to win 1.8)

This has been a see-saw thus far with Detroit getting embarrassed in a game one upset loss only to win game two by 17 points. They doubled the Sixers' leading scorer Iguodal...

24

Houston at Utah
Thursday 04/24 10:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Utah -9 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Stick a fork in the Rockets. Yes, oftentimes prognosticators overreact to the first two games and pronounce the loser done, only to see them come back and make it a series....

23

Denver at Los Angeles Lakers
Wednesday 04/23 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Los Angeles Lakers -8 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

In game two games thus far we have seen a few teams with a distinct skill advantage repeat their game one wins and covers (Cleveland, Utah, New Orleans). We put the Lakers in th...

23

Philadelphia at Detroit
Wednesday 04/23 07:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Detroit -10 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Pistons were shocked in game one as nearly a double-digit favorite and that spells trouble here for the Sixers. The Pistons were definitely stung by that loss and now realiz...

22

Phoenix at San Antonio
Tuesday 04/22 09:30 PM Eastern
3 units on San Antonio -2 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

What a heartbreaker for Phoenix. They lost in double-OT in game one as Manu Ginobili drove in the dagger in the final seconds. Tim Duncan does what Tim Duncan does in the playof...

22

Dallas at New Orleans
Tuesday 04/22 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans -3.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 97 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Much as we saw the better team prevail in two straight home games in the Cleveland-Washington series, we see the Hornets prevailing yet again tonight in game two. They are just ...

21

Utah at Houston
Monday 04/21 09:30 PM Eastern
5 units on Houston -1 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

We were on Utah in game one of this series as they cruised on the road to an easy 11 point win. We will let history be our guide for this game two in this matchup. Since the 95-...

21

Washington at Cleveland
Monday 04/21 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Cleveland -1.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Think DeShawn Stevenson is regretting his comment that LeBron was "overrated"? Think Gilbert Arenas is regretting saying that Washington "wanted Cleveland in the ...

20

Philadelphia at Detroit
Sunday 04/20 06:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Detroit -9.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

It's the playoffs and you know what that means? Detroit is going to step it up big time and put the clamps on their opponent. This very experienced Pistons team will have no...

20

Denver at Los Angeles Lakers
Sunday 04/20 03:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Los Angeles Lakers -8 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total UNDER 224.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

It doesn't seem long ago that Kobe was the spoiled brat who was trying to get out of LA and doing whatever he could to blame others. Now he has the supporting cast he needs,...

19

Utah at Houston
Saturday 04/19 09:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Utah +1 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Rockets will face the Jazz in the first round for the second straight year, this time without Yao. It took a 22-game winning streak for the Rockets to find themselves with t...

19

Dallas at New Orleans
Saturday 04/19 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 192.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Both of these teams will feel like they can score on the other, as the last three times these teams have met in New Orleans it has produced three OVERS. There are a lot of trend...

19

Washington at Cleveland
Saturday 04/19 12:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Washington +3.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

This will be the third straight time these teams have opened the playoffs in Cleveland. Washington has not done well at all here. The circumstances are much different this time ...

16

Portland at Phoenix
Wednesday 04/16 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Phoenix -11.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The West is log-jammed as the Suns are currently in a three-way tie for the fourth-best record. Since the No. 4 spot is critical regarding potential home/road playoff scenerios,...

16

Utah at San Antonio
Wednesday 04/16 09:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Utah +4 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Utah has matured as a team and winning at home has come easy, but they have now become a team to be reckoned with on the road as well. They have been strong down the stretch, as...

16

Milwaukee at Minnesota
Wednesday 04/16 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Minnesota -7.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Safe to say that Milwaukee has packed it in and there is certainly nothing to get excited about heading to Minnesota for the season finale. The Bucks are just 1-11 on the road i...

15

Charlotte at New Jersey
Tuesday 04/15 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on New Jersey -3.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Nets have done a good job all season, especially lately against the poor teams in the league at home, while the road has always been a struggle for Charlotte since their lea...

14

Houston at Utah
Monday 04/14 09:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Utah -9.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The odds-makers have reached a quandary with Utah playing at home. How much is enough to lay and what is too much? They have decided on a number that is simply not enough. Utah ...

13

Houston at Denver
Sunday 04/13 09:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Game Total OVER 208 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Nuggets are unstoppable at home. They score quickly and often. In their last seven games against .500+ teams has shown them averaging just shy of 119 points per game. At the...

12

Denver at Utah
Saturday 04/12 09:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Utah -5.5 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

The games are few and the margins are slim in the dramatic NBA West. Denver holds down the 8th and final spot by a single game over Golden State. Utah has proven to be a most di...

12

Minnesota at Memphis
Saturday 04/12 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Memphis -3.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Grizzlies have had a long season and the win column has been difficult to find. They have, to their credit, not quit. Their best stretch of the season has been over their la...

11

Seattle at San Antonio
Friday 04/11 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 184 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Spurs play some hardcore defense at home, while the Sonics have proven one thing this season. They can score against the weaker teams where they average 100 points per game,...

11

Washington at Detroit
Friday 04/11 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 186.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Detroit has lost two in a row and you know what that means? A very strong defensive effort to try to get back on track. And, Rip Hamilton, Detroit's leading scorer, is likey...

11

Atlanta at New York Knicks
Friday 04/11 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Atlanta -5.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Knicks have now won three in a row for just the second time all year. The question remains is this a team that has taken the season off, and been a no-show almost the entire...

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Memphis at Miami
Friday 04/11 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 193.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Grizzlies struggled all season on defense, but tonight they get the Heat who are averaging 91.5 ppg on the season and 85.4 over their last five. The Heat are 23-16 UNDER on ...

10

Utah at Dallas
Thursday 04/10 08:30 PM Eastern
2 units on Dallas -4.5 (-110) (risk 2 to win 1.8)

Dallas is all-of-a-sudden playing like a team that needs to be taken seriously in the playoffs. They have won four out of their last five to secure a safe #7 position ahead of t...

10

Denver at Golden State
Thursday 04/10 08:00 PM Eastern
2 units on Golden State -4.5 (-110) (risk 2 to win 1.8)

It doesn't get any more meaningful or tight than this as two teams locked in a tie for the last playoffs spot meet. If the Nuggets win, they will claim the straight-up tiebr...

09

New Orleans at Minnesota
Wednesday 04/09 08:05 PM Eastern
1 unit on Minnesota +475 (moneyline) (risk 1 to win 4.8)

We like this game quite a bit and we could see Minnesota pulling this one out. We'll take a one-unit flyer on the moneyline.

09

New Orleans at Minnesota
Wednesday 04/09 08:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Minnesota +10 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

There is certainly more to play for here on the side of New Orleans and it comes with a huge price tag. The Hornets are posted as a 10-point pick at Minnesota. Certainly looks l...

09

Milwaukee at Toronto
Wednesday 04/09 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 204 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Bucks have quit playing defense over the last 25 games. They have allowed 108 points per game and in their last 29 games, 21 have played over the total and nine of their las...

09

New Jersey at Cleveland
Wednesday 04/09 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New Jersey +8 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Nets are not yet out of the playoffs. But, one bad performance and they will be. Trailing the Hawks by four games, there is no room for error. They are coming in with a bit ...

08

Seattle at Dallas
Tuesday 04/08 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Dallas -17 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

There is growing support for the Sonics as this one opened at 18.5, and has been bought down to 17 as of this posting. We loved the Sonics in their last game, a revenge match vs...

08

Phoenix at Memphis
Tuesday 04/08 08:05 PM Eastern
4 units on Phoenix -11.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

It's been another long year for Memphis, and they cashed in their chips when they decided to trade Gasol to the Lakers. Phoenix is in no position to take a night off, as all...

08

Boston at Milwaukee
Tuesday 04/08 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston -7.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 98 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Boston has the big three on the bench but they keep winning. Their win over Charlotte put them in the record-books for the biggest single-season turnaround in the history of the...

08

New York at Detroit
Tuesday 04/08 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 193.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Detroit is resting starters but the results on the defensive end of the floor have been just as good. Outside of games agaisnt high-flying Phoenix and Denver, the Pistons have a...

08

Chicago at Miami
Tuesday 04/08 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Chicago -9.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Miami roster has been reduced to what amounts to a pick-up team. Their last 11 games have not been pretty. They have shot just 37.4% and the offense for the most part is run...

08

Minnesota at Charlotte
Tuesday 04/08 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 200 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Charlotte was eliminated from the playoff picks last game, losing by 23 to the Celtics. In that game they scored just 78 points. They have put up under 100 in nine of their last...

06

Houston at Los Angeles Clippers
Sunday 04/06 09:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Houston -8 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Clippers are one of a few NBA teams that have clearly packed it in, as indicated by their 4-20 mark over the last 24 games. They are 0-8 SU and 0-8 ATS in their last ei...

06

Los Angeles Lakers at Sacramento
Sunday 04/06 09:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Los Angeles Lakers -7.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Lakers have had a very difficult road schedule of late as their last five have all been against playoff teams. They have completely controlled the non-playoff teams on ...

06

Denver at Seattle
Sunday 04/06 09:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Seattle +12 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

If there was ever a team that was going to bring it, it will be the Sonics tonight. The last time they played the Nuggets they gave up 168 points, and Denver never called off th...

06

Golden State at New Orleans
Sunday 04/06 01:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 220.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

After the Warriors 117-86 win over Memphis, they are now tied with Denver for the last playoff spot in the West. Their offense got back on track after two mediocre games. But, t...

05

Toronto at New Jersey
Saturday 04/05 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Toronto -4.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We faded New Jersey last night and will do so again tonight. This team is playing horribly despite their need to win and that tells us how bad they really are (either in talent ...

05

Atlanta at Philadelphia
Saturday 04/05 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Philadelphia -5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 4 units on Game Total OVER 205.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Philadelphia took care of the Hawks by 5 points on the road last night. Why can't they win by at least that much tonight? Atlanta is hanging on to the eigth spot but it cert...

05

Boston at Charlotte
Saturday 04/05 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Charlotte +2.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

So what's left now for the Celtics? They got win number 60, and have clinched home-court advantage throughout the playoffs. The rash of injuries that has occured around the ...

05

Orlando at Cleveland
Saturday 04/05 03:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 97 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Two playoff teams collide in Cleveland this afternoon with seeding implications and we expect an intense, defense-laden game. Orlando has gone UNDER in seven of their last eight...

04

Dallas at Los Angeles Lakers
Friday 04/04 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Los Angeles Lakers -5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total OVER 208 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Pau is back and with him, the Lakers again become the team to beat. They have slid somewhat under the radar during his absence. They fell to third place but someone folks have f...

04

Houston at Seattle
Friday 04/04 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Houston -9 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

McGrady is in the zone right now and he is going to absolutely feast against the defenseless Sonics in this game. T-Mac scored 26 points in the second half of last night's g...

04

Indiana at Milwaukee
Friday 04/04 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Milwaukee +3 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Indiana is 13-25 on the road this season and they are laying points? This game started at pick'em but has moved 3 points. We think the linesmakers got it right the firs...

04

New Jersey at Detroit
Friday 04/04 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Detroit -9 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Nets are fading fast. Their chance to overtake Atlanta for the last spot has failed to materialize as they have lost three straight games and five of their last seven. So, a...

04

San Antonio at Utah
Friday 04/04 08:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Utah -3 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

The Jazz are simply the best home team in the NBA. They are 26-12 ATS in this building this season and 24-1 SU over their last 25 at home. That includes double-digit wins in the...

04

Philadelphia at Atlanta
Friday 04/04 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Atlanta +0 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total OVER 205.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Hawks have won five straight, averaging 116 ppg in those wins, and are beating some !GOOD1! teams. The Sixers are 28-44 ATS under Mo Cheeks in games with a total s...

03

Houston at Portland
Thursday 04/03 10:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Portland +6.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Rockets have lost all the confidence and momemtum from an amazing 22-0 run. They responded well initially with the loss of Yao, but it is now showing in their overall play. ...

03

Los Angeles Clippers at Sacramento
Thursday 04/03 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Los Angeles Clippers +11 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total OVER 206.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

It's hard to justify this line. Even though Sacramento has done a nice job at home, they haven't exactly dominated, or played with intensity against, the lesser tea...

02

Golden State at Dallas
Wednesday 04/02 09:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Golden State +3.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Golden State got in the heads of the Mavericks last year, and it extended to the playoffs. Right now the Mavs are trying to play without their best player, and dealing with a la...

02

Indiana at Boston
Wednesday 04/02 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 106 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

In the days off Bird, McHale and Parrish, 60-win seasons were the norm for the Celtics. They have a chance to reach that plateau tonight for the first time since the 1986 season...

01

Houston at Sacramento
Tuesday 04/01 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 202 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Sacramento has seen 14 of their last 17 games feature both teams scoring 100 points or more, and where they dictate tempo, at home, nine of the last 10. This also includes a gam...

01

Phoenix at Denver
Tuesday 04/01 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Denver -7 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We were on Phoenix last night and after a poor start Denver squandered a big lead in the second half, which they have done often on the road, and got blown out. The difference i...

01

Boston at Chicago
Tuesday 04/01 08:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Game Total UNDER 197.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Took a hard look at the total in this game. The Bulls are averaging 97.1 points per game. We took a look at how they have performed at home against teams that allow under 100 pp...

March 2008

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Denver at Phoenix
Monday 03/31 10:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Phoenix -5.5 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

The NBA West is loaded with good teams and there are nine teams that are all playing .600+ basketball to just eight playoff spots. It is hard to separate these teams from each o...

31

Atlanta at Memphis
Monday 03/31 08:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Memphis +3 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Memphis has been just 11-37 in their last 48 games. They certainly do a lot of losing, but when you break them down it is apparent where the wins come from. Out of those 11 wins...

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Miami at Indiana
Monday 03/31 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 194 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

This might represent the lowest an NBA franchise has fallen in a long time. A lot has to do with injuries, as the Heat now have a roster of two veterans in Davis and Blount and ...

30

New Orleans at Toronto
Sunday 03/30 06:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 99.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We also like the first-half UNDER. New Orleans is 24-11 UNDER in the first half after an OVER this season. They are also 21-10 UNDER in the first half when seeking revenge. Toro...

30

New Orleans at Toronto
Sunday 03/30 06:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 198.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

New Orleans games have been going OVER while Toronto's UNDER. What will give here? We think Tornto's style of play (6-1 UNDER last seven) will prevail. They have been pl...

30

Houston at San Antonio
Sunday 03/30 01:00 PM Eastern
3 units on San Antonio -6.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The mindset of winning can overcome a lot of things, and Houston is a case in point. They ran off one of the best streaks in NBA history, but when Yao went down, everyone immedi...

29

Golden State at Denver
Saturday 03/29 09:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Denver -7 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

Denver is playing with purpose right now, and it has translated into a !GOOD2! 9-1 record in their last 10 at home. They are not just winning. They are winning big, as the last&...

29

Cleveland at Detroit
Saturday 03/29 07:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Game Total UNDER 184.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

It is hard to believe LeBron James has been in the NBA for five years already. Five years ago also marks the time that this series became an outright war. These teams get our vo...

29

Phoenix at New Jersey
Saturday 03/29 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on New Jersey +6 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

When these teams met in Phoenix in January, the Nets were run out of the building, losing by 24 points. Phoenix is off an impressive win in Philly. So, the public is all over th...

28

Charlotte at Seattle
Friday 03/28 10:30 PM Eastern
5 units on Seattle +3 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

Seattle is 2-16 in their last 18 games. They recently hit rock bottom giving up 168 to the Nuggets, a performance that will stick in the gambler's memory for a whi...

28

New Orleans at Boston
Friday 03/28 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 98 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Boston has beaten down most teams this season. They haven't needed much in the way of revenge factor to motivate them. But they will be out for it here. On Saturday in New O...

28

Phoenix at Philadelphia
Friday 03/28 07:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Philadelphia +2.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The public loves the high-scoring team, and the odds-makers react in kind. The Phoenix Suns are among the highest scoring teams in the NBA, and with that comes a lot of action b...

27

Dallas at Denver
Thursday 03/27 08:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Denver -9 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

The Mavericks have played very poorly against the NBA's best teams, but have dominated the weak teams. Over their last 28 games have barely been a .500 team, posting a 15-13...

26

Los Angeles Clippers at San Antonio
Wednesday 03/26 09:30 PM Eastern
3 units on San Antonio -16 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

San Antonio has been hard to figure out this season. They have been very streaky. They won 14 of 15 from the end of January to the beginning of March. They then lost five of six...

26

Indiana at New Jersey
Wednesday 03/26 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Indiana +5.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Both of these teams have poor records but a shot at the playoffs, as they chase the Atlanta Hawks for the #8 spot. We were on New Jersey over the Knicks in their last game, but ...

26

Miami at New York Knicks
Wednesday 03/26 07:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Miami +7.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Knicks, as we have stated many times, have completely packed it in. Coach Thomas lost this team a long time ago, and as the season winds down, this team is a complete no-sho...

26

New Orleans at Cleveland
Wednesday 03/26 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans +2.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 97 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

New Orleans has won four straight and sits atop the Western Conference - a conference loaded with great teams, the likes of which we have not seen in a long time. Yet, they...

26

Detroit at Toronto
Wednesday 03/26 07:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Detroit +1.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

This could be a first-round playoff preview as Detroit is likely to finish as the #2 seed and Toronto as the #7. Detroit got to 50 wins with a gutsy win over Phoenix (with Rip H...

25

Charlotte at Utah
Tuesday 03/25 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Utah -13 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Utah is now 30-4 here at home and it doesn't get any better than that. They get a team that has lost five straight on the road and owns one of the worst road marks in t...

25

San Antonio at Orlando
Tuesday 03/25 07:00 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 95 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

San Antonio's offense is average at best while their defense is very good. OVer their last five games they have stepped it up, holding opponents to 44.0 ppg in the first hal...

24

Denver at Memphis
Monday 03/24 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Denver -7.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Denver struggles against good teams and teams that play defense. But, against the league's worst, they roll. Over the past month, they have delivered wins against Seattle by...

24

Philadelphia at Boston
Monday 03/24 07:35 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 97.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

We are also going to jump on the UNDER in the first half in this one. Boston is holding opponents in this building to 42.8 first-half points. Overall they are 41-28 UNDER in the...

24

New York Knicks at New Jersey
Monday 03/24 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on New Jersey -5.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We said it last time out when we faded the Knicks. They are a bad team, but now a bad team that has packed it in! Evidence shines brightly as the Knicks have fallen behind ...

24

Philadelphia at Boston
Monday 03/24 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston -9 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total UNDER 194 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Celtics come home off a grueling road trip, but they have gone 14-4 coming home off a road game and it has been over two months since they lost to a team at .500 or les...

24

Phoenix at Detroit
Monday 03/24 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Detroit -2 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Suns have made the Shaq naysayers backtrack. After starting 3-6 with the Diesel, they have no reeled off seven in a row. They'll try to exact revenge for a 111-81 beatdo...

23

Golden State at Los Angeles Lakers
Sunday 03/23 09:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Los Angeles Lakers -6.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Lakers have (re)adjusted to life without Pau. They have won three straight with Gasol out of the lineup. They have averaged 113 per game over that stretch, posting impressiv...

23

San Antonio at Dallas
Sunday 03/23 01:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Dallas -3.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Dallas has lost two straight and can't afford to lose a third in a row here. They ran into the freight train called the Boston Celtics in their last game, losing by 4, despi...

22

Houston at Phoenix
Saturday 03/22 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Phoenix -7.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

It's splashdown time for the Rockets. The streak is over and the reality of playing without Yao will be unsettling to their backers down the stretch. Their can't-lose me...

22

Seattle at Utah
Saturday 03/22 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Utah -19.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We cashed with another big favorite yesterday with Washington -14. So, we are not going to shy away from this one, even though the line is -19.5. Yes, it's a monster line bu...

22

Boston at New Orleans
Saturday 03/22 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans -1 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 4 units on First Half UNDER 94.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Boston just keeps ripping through the Western Conference as they now face their fourth straight tough road game against the Western's elite. They have already disposed of Sa...

22

New York Knicks at Minnesota
Saturday 03/22 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Minnesota -9 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

It's time to face it... The Knicks have packed it in. This has been a dysfunctional team all season. Sure, they would show up here and there, but they haven't shown up i...

22

Sacramento at Memphis
Saturday 03/22 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 213 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Kings give up 106 ppg on the road. Their offense is clicking right now as they have gotten 102.4 per game over their last five. Memphis has scored all season, and also gives...

21

Los Angeles Clippers at Portland
Friday 03/21 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Portland -11.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Portland has probably been the most inconsistent team in the NBA. Ironically, they have been highly predictable as a result. You just have to know which way the see-saw is ...

21

Denver at New Jersey
Friday 03/21 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on New Jersey +4 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total OVER 226 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Denver has certainly shown they can score and they also play absolutely no defense. They have really become an OVER team of late, playing eight of their last nine OVER the ...

21

Toronto at Cleveland
Friday 03/21 07:30 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 95.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Chris Bosh is back and said of his first game vs. Miami, "I just wanted to play defense." Gotta love it. He said, "I wasn't worried about offense. Once I get ...

21

Washington at Miami
Friday 03/21 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Washington -13 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We've been on some big favorites this week and they have all come through. We laid 14 on Dallas and 16 on Denver on Sunday and they both covered. We then gave up 9 on Golden...

21

Philadelphia at Orlando
Friday 03/21 07:00 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 104.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Both of these teams have average defenses. Philly is average on offense but Orlando is !GOOD1! on offense. Does that spell this game going over 104 in the first half? No way - t...

20

Los Angeles Lakers at Utah
Thursday 03/20 10:30 PM Eastern
5 units on Utah -6.5 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

The road for Utah has been a struggle at times, but to steal a line from the Wizard of Oz, "There's no place like home." What has been a year of streaks in the NBA...

20

Boston at Dallas
Thursday 03/20 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Dallas -2.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 4 units on First Half UNDER 94 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

After their amazing start, it's hard to imagine that the Celtics could heat it up even more but that's what they have done, winning 13 of their last 14 games. They have ...

19

Golden State at Los Angeles Clippers
Wednesday 03/19 10:30 PM Eastern
5 units on Golden State -9 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

The Clippers gave out some false hope with a 6-4 start, and had a stretch in the middle of their season in which they went 8-9. Otherwise this team has gone 7-32, completel...

19

Phoenix at Seattle
Wednesday 03/19 10:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Phoenix -12 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

We are not sure if there is any amount of points that could put value on the Sonics of late. This is a team that has endured losing streaks of six, eight and 14 games already th...

19

Detroit at Cleveland
Wednesday 03/19 08:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Game Total UNDER 185.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Pistons gave up more points last night to Denver than to any team they have faced all season, but they also scored more than they have against any team all season. It really...

19

Wahington at Orlando
Wednesday 03/19 07:00 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 100 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Washington gives up 100.8 per game on the road but just 47 in the first half. Their offense produces just 45.6 first-half points per game. Orlando gives up 99.2 at home but 48.9...

18

Golden State at Sacramento
Tuesday 03/18 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 229 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Warriors are averaging 116 per game over their last five while allowing 106. Sacramento scores 105 per game at home while allowing 102. This is why this total is set at 229....

18

Boston at Houston
Tuesday 03/18 09:35 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 90.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

For many of the same reasons, we like this high-intensity game to also go UNDER in the first half.

18

Boston at Houston
Tuesday 03/18 09:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 182.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Houston has now won 22 consecutive games and will face the NBA's best team, at least record-wise, tonight at home. It is about as close to a playoff game atmosphere as you&#...

18

Los Angeles Lakers at Dallas
Tuesday 03/18 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Dallas -5.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Lakers are all of a sudden at risk of losing three straight. We think they do, and don't keep it close. They've had a rough schedule since sitting on top of the West...

18

New Jersey at Chicago
Tuesday 03/18 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Chicago -5.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Nets have won back-to-back games vs. playoff teams in Cleveland and Utah. Now they are a 5.5 point underdog to the Bulls who have lost two in a row and four of their last fi...

18

Denver at Detroit
Tuesday 03/18 07:30 PM Eastern
5 units on Detroit -5 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

The Nuggets high octane offense has now put up 305 points in their last two games. The 168 vs the Sonics was an NBA season high. We were on them in that game, a 52-poi...

17

Charlotte at Memphis
Monday 03/17 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Memphis +2 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total OVER 208 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Here we have a team that is just 6-25 SU on the road and is now favored. How crazy is this? It's only the second time in franchise history that Charlotte takes to ...

17

Chicago at New Orleans
Monday 03/17 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans -4.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Hornets have exceeded expectations this season while the Bulls have certainly under-achieved all year long. The Hornets have been whipping the lesser teams of the NBA all se...

17

Cleveland at Orlando
Monday 03/17 07:00 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 101.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

This should be a good game to watch and you would think Orlando will have the edge at home where they are 21-12. We will look to the first-half total though. Cleveland has been ...

16

Seattle at Denver
Sunday 03/16 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Denver -15.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Yesterday we backed Boston after their embarrassing loss at home to Utah. They responded after underperforming in such a big way in their last game. In this game we'll go wi...

16

Dallas at Miami
Sunday 03/16 06:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Dallas -16 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Dallas hasn't been great on the road this season but Miami has been worse at home. They are 6-27 now at home this season after losing to Orlando on Friday. They have lost fi...

16

Los Angeles Lakers at Houston
Sunday 03/16 03:30 PM Eastern
5 units on Houston -3.5 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)Pick: 4 units on Game Total UNDER 197.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Houston has run off an amazing 21 straight wins, and not a single opponent in their last 19 has scored over 100 points. In those most recent 19 games, the Rockets are allow...

15

Sacramento at Phoenix
Saturday 03/15 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 228 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Suns have become a serious OVER team of late. They have played OVER the total in 12 of their last 15 games. The Suns score at their best vs the NBA's weakest defenses. T...

15

Boston at Milwaukee
Saturday 03/15 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston -8.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 103 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

That was an embarrassing loss last night. Utah, a losing team on the road, came into Boston and won by 18 points in a game Boston was supposed to win by 7. That loss snapped Bos...

15

Utah at New Jersey
Saturday 03/15 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on New Jersey +4.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Utah laid a whopping on Boston yesterday and now everyone's on them here. Well, we think they are due for a bit of a letdown after that win over Boston. It was a big road wi...

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Indiana at Orlando
Saturday 03/15 07:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Orlando -10.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

For Indiana, it has been a tale of two seasons. The Pacers started off 15-13 then followed that up with multiple injuries and a 10-27 mark over their last 40 games. This has sho...

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Minnesota at Seattle
Friday 03/14 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Minnesota +1.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total OVER 201 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Two bottom-dwellers meet for the second time in two weeks. Seattle went in to Minnesota and notched the win on March 2nd. Losing to Seattle at home can't be sitting well wit...

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Charlotte at Houston
Friday 03/14 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Houston -10.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 98.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Rockets are impossible to play against right now, on fire with 20 straight wins. They have beaten the last eight teams at home by double-digits, and 12 of the last 13. ...

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San Antonio at Detroit
Friday 03/14 08:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Detroit -3 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Pistons are one of the best home teams in the NBA at 24-6, and are coming into this one off a home loss. They have gone 47 home games without losing back-to-back at home, an...

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Utah at Boston
Friday 03/14 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston -7 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We have backed the Jazz on the road lately and gotten burned. They have shown us that even when they should have something to prove, they don't do it. Now they face a Celtic...

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Golden State at Phoenix
Thursday 03/13 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Phoenix -6 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

A total set near 240? This game, featuring the two highest scoring teams in the Association, should be ridiculous. Golden State has won the two prior matchups, the last one...

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Cleveland at Washington
Thursday 03/13 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Cleveland +2.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 4 units on Game Total OVER 193.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Caron Butler is expected back here but don't expect him to have too much of an impact in his first action. He'll likely test that bad hip against a guy who is lighting i...

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San Antonio at New Orleans
Wednesday 03/12 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans -1 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Spurs have won nine of the last ten in this series but this is a different Hornets club. This game is there chance to show they deserve to be where they are, and that they c...

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Utah at Milwaukee
Wednesday 03/12 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Utah -8 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Utah suffered another road loss last game. We were on them, saying they needed to prove they could win on the road. They didn't. But, we think that motivation is now intensi...

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Philadelphia at Detroit
Wednesday 03/12 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 97 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Detroit holds foes at home to 43.9 first half points on average. They are off a very high scoring game for htem (225 points) and we like this one to swing the oth...

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Seattle at Boston
Wednesday 03/12 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Seattle +18.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 103.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Sometimes the odds-makers are forced to stretch out a line on a given game. When they have a team like Boston, on a nine-game winning streak, playing one of the NBA's w...

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Houston at Atlanta
Wednesday 03/12 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Houston -4.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 97 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

How can anyone resist at this point? Houston has won 19 times in a row, and covered 17 at the same time. This streak started on Jan 29th, but lost in all this is the fact that t...

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Toronto at Los Angeles Lakers
Tuesday 03/11 10:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Game Total OVER 212.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Lake show is putting up points faster than Phoenix, Denver, Golden State or any other team right now. They have averaged 112.7 points per game over their last 19. The Raptor...

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Utah at Chicago
Tuesday 03/11 08:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Utah -3.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Utah needs to prove they can win on the road. What better opportunity than this one? The Jazz are just 14-19 away from home but they are clicking rightn ow having won five strai...

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Portland at Minnesota
Tuesday 03/11 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Minnesota +1.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Portland's season can be broken down into three parts. They began the season at 5-12, going 0-9 on the road. They then caught fire and played to a 23-8 mark and went 8-5 on ...

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Milwakuee at Washington
Tuesday 03/11 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Washington -6.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Milwaukee, 6-26 on the road this season, is without two starters here (Mo Williams and Yi Jianlian). They have lost five of six. Washington is also banged up but they are a...

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Denver at San Antonio
Monday 03/10 08:30 PM Eastern
4 units on San Antonio -7 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Denver has shown to be a very potent team on their home floor, capable of beating anyone. But on the road, has been a different story, as they are just 12-18. They have really s...

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Los Angeles Clippers at Miaimi
Monday 03/10 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Los Angeles Clippers +1 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Clippers haven't done much winning on the road, with just eight wins. They have lost 14 of 15 to teams at .500+ but have gone 7-5 straight-up vs teams under .500. T...

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Boston at Philadelphia
Monday 03/10 07:00 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 98 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Boston is all about defense. Philadelphia is improving in that area, thanks to a focus there. "I think our defense has been getting better than it has been," Philadelp...

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Portland at Cleveland
Monday 03/10 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 188 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

LeBron is staking his claim to best player in the NBA. In March he's averaging 41 points per game, hitting over 41% from beyond the arc. The Cavs have won seven of ten and f...

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Sacramento at Los Angeles Lakers
Sunday 03/09 09:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Los Angeles Lakers -13 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Is there any stopping the Lakers? They have won 13 of 14, scoring triple-digits in all but one game and winning on average by a score of 113 to 99. Their loss was a letdown game...

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Chicago at Detroit
Sunday 03/09 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 98.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Detroit holds teams to 43.9 first-half points here at the Palace and Chicago is not a high-scoring team on the road. The Bulls are off a 23-point loss at Boston and they seem to...

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San Antonio at Phoenix
Sunday 03/09 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on San Antonio -2 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 4 units on Game Total UNDER 202.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Suns are really in a free-fall right now while San Antonio is being San Antonio again, having won 15 of 17. For the Spurs, it's all about defense as only three team...

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Minnesota at Los Angeles Clippers
Saturday 03/08 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Minnesota +5.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Clippers shouldn't be favored by 5.5 over anyone. They have lost six of their last seven home games and their last five opponents have put up nearly 110 per game on them...

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Denver at Utah
Saturday 03/08 09:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Utah -6 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

The Jazz have been a very tough out at home. They are 19-0 at home in their last 19 as a favorite, and to a single digit line they are 14-3 ATS last 17. Denver can beat up on th...

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New Jersey at Dallas
Saturday 03/08 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Dallas -12 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Mavs are on a three game losing streak, but those losses came to the league's elite in Los Angeles, Utah and Houston. This is a bad spot for the Nets as Dallas will...

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Boston at Memphis
Saturday 03/08 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 100 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Boston is 37-23 UNDER in the first half this season and 42-25 UNDER as a favorite the past two seasons. When they score 60+ in the first half of their last game, they are 16-4 U...

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Golden State at Orlando
Saturday 03/08 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Orlando -7 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Warriors have been winning. But against whom? Seattle? Philly? Portland? Charlotte? Miami? Those games have not prepared them for this one against a Magic team that is 40-23...

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Chicago at Boston
Friday 03/07 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Chicago +11.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 4 units on First Half UNDER 99 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Celtics started the season excited, full of energy, and playing hard for 48 minites every night. They realized, once they established they were a very good team that was goi...

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Golden State at Miami
Friday 03/07 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Miami +5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Can it get any worse for Miami? The public doesn't seem to think so as they are loading up on the Warriors here. Miami has dropped 29 of their last 32 games on way to claimi...

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Seattle at Philadelphia
Friday 03/07 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Philadelphia -10.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Sixers are 10-3 in their last 13 games, moving into the thick of the Eastern Conference playoff race. They are rolling and need to continue to win to keep their playoff hope...

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Indiana at San Antonio
Thursday 03/06 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 197.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

San Antonio continues to play great basketball while other teams steal the headlines. The Spurs have won ten straight and have taken over the top spot in the Western Conference....

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Sacramento at Los Angeles Clippers
Wednesday 03/05 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Sacramento -2.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Sacramento had a 8 point lead las night over the Lakers with under six minutes to go last night. They ended up losing by 12. That's how scary the Lakers are right now. But, ...

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Minnesota at Utah
Wednesday 03/05 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Minnesota +16 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

No team has been more impressive at home than the Jazz, who have now won 16 straight on their own floor. There is a price to pay for their backers, as they now face the biggest ...

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Cleveland at New York
Wednesday 03/05 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on New York +4 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

LeBron grabbed his second consecutive NBA Player of the Month award, sweeping 2008 so far. His team is winning as they have won five of the last seven. So, it's time for eve...

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Detroit at Boston
Wednesday 03/05 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 94 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

This should be a great game between the top two teams in the East. The Celtics are 26-4 at home, but one of those losses was to Detroit earlier this season. Both teams do it on ...

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Orlando at Washington
Wednesday 03/05 07:00 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 99.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Washington's offense is struggling and facing an Orlando defense that has really picked things up, we expect the Wizards to have trouble scoring here, especially early. The ...

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Seattle at Detroit
Tuesday 03/04 07:30 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 100 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Seattle managed a rare road victory, in OT at Minnesota on Sunday. It was just their sixth road victory this season. Detroit has 22 home wins (to 5 losses) and they are holding ...

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Golden State at Atlanta
Tuesday 03/04 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Golden State +2 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Golden State must keep winning. The crowded West is an extremely close race and the 9th team looking in at the playoffs will likely be there thanks to one win or loss. The Warri...

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Philadelphia at Los Angeles Clippers
Monday 03/03 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Philadelphia -2.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Clippers have lost five straight, covering only a game agaisnt Denver in which the Nuggets just let the Clippers score every time down the court. Outside of that one game, t...

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Portland at Golden State
Sunday 03/02 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Golden State -6 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Golden State is fighting for the playoffs. They have that motivation here as well as something extra. Portland has won two straight vs. the Warriors so we expect Golden State to...

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Atlanta at Boston
Sunday 03/02 06:00 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 96 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Hawks are averaging just 43 ppg in the first half on the road this season while Boston is holding opponents to 42.3. As a dog of 6+ points, Atlanta is 24-10 UNDER in the fir...

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Toronto at Charlotte
Sunday 03/02 06:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Toronto -3.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Toronto is without Chris Bosh here while Charlotte is without leading scorer Gerald Wallace. Toronto is a winning road team while Charlotte loses everywhere, even at home. The R...

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Dallas at Los Angeles Lakers
Sunday 03/02 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Los Angeles Lakers -6.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Dallas ripped through the league last season on their way to a league best 67-15 mark. They were also the best road team finishing with a 31-10 record. This season they have onc...

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Chicago at Cleveland
Sunday 03/02 01:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 196 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

LeBron James said about this game "It's going to be a little personal," James said. "It's going to be different for me playing against those guys. I'm...

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San Antonio at Milwaukee
Saturday 03/01 08:30 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 96.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Spurs are on a mission having won seven straight. They are doing it on defense having allowed just one of those seven opponents to reach triple figures. Overall they have av...

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Utah at Memphis
Saturday 03/01 08:00 PM Eastern
2 units on Utah -9.5 (-110) (risk 2 to win 1.8)

Memphis has lost seven straight and have to be missing Pau Gasol in a big way. Utah suffered a tough loss to New Orleans last time out but we don't hold that against them. A...

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New York Knicks at Orlando
Saturday 03/01 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New York Knicks +11.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Magic have had a strange, but good season. They have actually been better on the road than at home. On the road they have logged a 21-12 mark, vs. just 16-11 at home. T...

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Miami at Seattle
Friday 02/29 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 198.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

A total in this game under 200? Are you kidding. Miami allows 101 per game on the season. Seattle allows 104.3 per game (106.6 over their last five games). Sure, neither offense...

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Utah at New Orleans
Friday 02/29 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans -4.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Utah is one of the few teams that has owned the Hornets this season. New Orleans has suffered two straight blowout losses to the Jazz and it's payback time tonight. Bot...

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Charlotte at Boston
Friday 02/29 07:30 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 100.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Six of the last seven games these teams have played in Boston have gone UNDER in the first half. Charlotte is without their leading scorer Gerald Wallace here - out with a concu...

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Indiana at Toronto
Friday 02/29 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Toronto -10 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Pacers haven't been able to get much going over the second half of the season, as they have been just 7-22. They have dropped seven of eight to teams with winning r...

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Miami at La Lakers
Thursday 02/28 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Miami +14 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 2 units on Game Total OVER 209 -110 (risk 2 to win 1.8)

It's hard to believe the Heat, just two years removed from an NBA Championship, have fallen this hard. They are an NBA worst 2-26 over their last 28 games. They started...

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Cleveland at Boston
Wednesday 02/27 07:30 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 97 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The new-look Cavs take on the new-look Celtics in what should be a good Eastern Conference showdown tonight. It's the first time the Celtics will see teh Cavs with Ben Walla...

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Minnesota at Toronto
Wednesday 02/27 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 199 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Minnesota is 15-14 UNDER at home but 16-8 UNDER on the road. Yes, their defense is weak, but their offense is even weaker (91.8 ppg on the road). Toronto should hold Minnesota d...

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Cleveland at Milwaukee
Tuesday 02/26 08:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Milwaukee +3.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Bucks have done nothing on the road, but they have flexed their muscles at home, especially against the good teams. The Bucks own an impressive 9-4 ATS mark at home vs the ....

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Utah at Minnesota
Tuesday 02/26 08:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Minnesota +7 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Timberwolves have played much better of late. A team that won just 5 of their first 34 games, has now won 5 of their last 14. What is more important, is they have become muc...

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Orlando at New Jersey
Tuesday 02/26 07:30 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 100.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Magic games average 205.1 ppg but most of the scoring comes in the second half, especially of late. Over their last five games, 210.2 ppg have been scored, but just 98.4 in the ...

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Boston at Los Angeles Clippers
Monday 02/25 10:30 PM Eastern
2 units on Game Total UNDER 193.5 -110 (risk 2 to win 1.8)

We got the win on Boston last night as they handled Portland by ten. It was a relatively weak defensive performance for them and we expect them to return to better defense tonig...

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Atlanta at San Antonio
Monday 02/25 08:30 PM Eastern
2 units on Game Total UNDER 187 -110 (risk 2 to win 1.8)

Everyone is talking about the improvements of the Lakers, Suns and Mavs after the big trades. But let's not forget about the defending NBA champs. The Spurs didn't make ...

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Chicago at Dallas
Monday 02/25 08:30 PM Eastern
5 units on Dallas -9.5 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

The Bulls are probably the NBA's biggest disappointment this season, as they got off to a bad start and everyone kept waiting for them to make their move. It just hasn't...

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Boston at Portland
Sunday 02/24 06:00 PM Eastern
2 units on Boston -5.5 (-110) (risk 2 to win 1.8)

The Celtics are 0-3 on their West Coast trip after starting 16-0 vs. Western Conference foes this season. It's their first three-game losing streak of the season. Against th...

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Los Angeles Lakers at Los Angeles Clippers
Saturday 02/23 10:30 PM Eastern
2 units on Los Angeles Lakers -9.5 (-110) (risk 2 to win 1.8)

Los Angeles, with Pau Gasol, are playing like the best team in the NBA. They beat the Suns with Gasol putting up 29, Kobe adding 41 and Odom scoring 22 and grabbing 10 boards. S...

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Denver at Milwaukee
Saturday 02/23 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Milwaukee +3 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Denver is the kind of team that plays to the level of their competition, especially on the road, and a team that plays no defense at all which allows the mediocre teams to hang ...

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Utah at Los Angeles Clippers
Friday 02/22 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Utah -5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Jazz started the year 6-15 SU and ATS on the road. But, over their last seven road games they are 6-1 SU and ATS. Much of the improvement is due to the play of second-y...

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Milwaukee at Detroit
Friday 02/22 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Milwaukee +12 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Pistons have been a streaky team this season. They ran off 11 in a row then suddenly followed with a 3-6 mark. They have now followed a 10-0 run by dropping back-to-back gam...

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Toronto at New York
Friday 02/22 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Toronto -5.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Knicks had to feel good afte they beat Washington 113-100 after the All Star break. That good feeling has dissappeared after they lost on Wednesday 124-84 to Philadelphia. T...

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Seattle at Portland
Thursday 02/21 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Portland -7 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Fickle Trail Blazers get a crack at a poor Seattle team at home tonight. The Blazers have matched their season long losing streak at five games, but four of those were on the ro...

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Dallas at New Orleans
Wednesday 02/20 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans -2.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Mavs gave up a lot to get Jason Kidd. Will he pay off? We'll know come playoff time. For now, the Mavs have to face a stiff test in New Orleans. The Mavs are just 12-15 ...

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Detroit at Milwaukee
Wednesday 02/20 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Detroit -6 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Bucks limped into the All Star break losing seve of their last eight games including three straight at home. While they started a respectable 8-8, the Bucks have lost 26 of ...

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New York Knicks at Philadelphia
Wednesday 02/20 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New York Knicks +6.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Knicks still aren't putting many games in the win column, but have been doing so against the sub-.500 teams on the road on a regular basis. Since the first of the year t...

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Philadelphia at Minnesota
Tuesday 02/19 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Minnesota +3 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Minnesota got off to a 5-34 start and were not covering many games either. This young team has started to play at a higher level, despite the fact their latest losing streak has...

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Houston at Cleveland
Tuesday 02/19 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 94 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Houston has won eight games in a row but face a stiff test tonight vs LeBron in Cleveland. The Rockets have held opponents to just 45.2 ppg in the first half this season and ove...

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Orlando at Detroit
Tuesday 02/19 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 98.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Detroit has won ten straight and get the league's best road team tonight. We like the matchup of Detroit's defense vs. Orlando's offense here. Deteroit is holding fo...

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Sacramento at Houston
Wednesday 02/13 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Houston -8.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Rockets are on fire right now. They stand at 16-3 in their last 19 and have rattled off seven straight while covering six and are 14-6 ATS in their last 20. They also have t...

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Memphis at Philadelphia
Wednesday 02/13 07:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Philadelphia -9.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

We had the Grizzlies last night as a home dog, and they came through to win outright, but tonight we go against them. Even with Gasol, the Grizzlies were 4-19 on the road and in...

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San Antonio at Cleveland
Wednesday 02/13 07:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Game Total UNDER 180.5 -110 (risk 5 to win 4.6)

We watched these teams go at it last year in the NBA Finals and they play ugly defensive games. They played four games in the playoffs, two in the regular season and four of the...

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Sacramento at Memphis
Tuesday 02/12 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Memphis +5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Memphis has played well against the sub-.500 teams all season at home. Even with the loss of Gasol they went on the road and covered two straight against the over-compensating p...

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Dallas at Philadelphia
Monday 02/11 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Philadelphia +3 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We have seen quite a change over last season where this Mavericks team finished 31-10 on the road. They certainly won't come close to that this season, as they have a losing...

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Washington at Phoenix
Sunday 02/10 09:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Phoenix -11 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Washington is really in a funk right now as they have dropped six-straight games and has not managed to cover any of them. They have faced teams with winning records on the road...

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Dallas at New Jersey
Sunday 02/10 06:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New Jersey +5.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

As rough a year as it has been for the Nets, if the season ended today, they would be in the playoffs. After a nine-game losing streak, the Nets have managed to go 3-3 in their ...

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San Antonio at Boston
Sunday 02/10 01:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston +2 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

This is what many feel could be a preview of the NBA Finals. For that to happen San Antonio must play better than they have on the road, especially against the good teams. The S...

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Sacramento at Golden State
Saturday 02/09 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 224.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Golden State really has the offense cranking, producing over 100 on 13-straight home games, while averaging 113 points per game at home. They have played nine OVERS in their las...

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Atlanta at Houston
Saturday 02/09 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Houston -9 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Hawks have played better this season, but their road woes continue, as they have now dropped nine of their last 10 on the road, and ATS they have been a disappointing 2-8. H...

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Los Angeles Clippers at Philadelphia
Saturday 02/09 07:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Los Angeles Clippers +6 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Sixers have been a break-even team this season at 6-6 against sub-.500 teams at home, so any points they are giving tilts the advantage to the visitor, and are just 4-7 ATS ...

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Chicago at Golden State
Thursday 02/07 10:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Golden State -13 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Bulls have been the biggest disappointment in the NBA this season. A team that last year notched 11 different three-game winning streaks has yet to win three strai...

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Seattle at Sacramento
Wednesday 02/06 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Sacramento -9 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total OVER 212 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Kings got out of the gate at 8-20 but are suddenly a hot team, as they have gone 10-4 over their last 14, including 7-1 at home. The Sonics have shown road futility fro...

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Utah at Denver
Wednesday 02/06 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Denver -2.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Denver's Iverson and Anthony, averaging 27 and 25.5 points per game, respectively, were both named to the Western Conference All-Star team. This duo should be leading their ...

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Milwaukee at Dallas
Wednesday 02/06 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Dallas -14 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Mavericks haven't played with the same fire on the road as they did last year, but have been just as invincable at home, coming into this game with a 20-3 mark. They hav...

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Los Angeles Lakers at Atlanta
Wednesday 02/06 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Atlanta +3.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Hawks got out of the gate fast before going into a 4-12 slide. They are back on an up-tick having won their last two. Most of that 16 game slide was due to the inability to ...

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Los Angeles Lakers at New Jersey
Tuesday 02/05 07:30 PM Eastern
4 units on New Jersey +7 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The reaction to the Lakers acquiring Pau Gasol from Memphis is overwhelming as the public is now over 80% on the Lakers for his debut tonight. The fact is when teams make change...

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Los Angeles Lakers at New Jersey
Tuesday 02/05 07:30 PM Eastern
1 unit on New Jersey +260 (moneyline) (risk 1 to win 2.6)

We like New Jersey's chances here for the upset outright win so we will also back them on the moneyline.

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San Antonio at Indiana
Tuesday 02/05 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Indiana +5.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total UNDER 194 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

These two teams are struggling along as we get into February. One surprisingly, the other - not so much. San Antonio was off and running to their typical season at 17-3, but the...

04

Charlotte at Phoenix
Monday 02/04 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Phoenix -14.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Phoenix has it going right now, winners of seven of their last nine, along with seven covers. They have dispatched the weaker opponents at home, beating Atlanta by 33, New Jerse...

04

Houston at Minnesota
Monday 02/04 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 189 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The suddenly hot T-Wolves, who had five wins as of January 8, have added five more to the win column in their last seven. After allowing 100+ points in 9-of-10 games, the T-Wolv...

04

Philadelphia at Atlanta
Monday 02/04 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Philadelphia +5.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Hawks had the look of a team that could challenge for a playoff spot when they got past Christmas at 15-12. Reality has set in with this team and they have regressed. Since ...

02

Orlando at Indiana
Saturday 02/02 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Indiana +3.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Orlando has more road wins than any team in the NBA with 18. Meanwhile, the Pacers have the fewest home wins in the entire Eastern Conference, outside of pathetic Miami. Those n...

01

New Orleans at Sacramento
Friday 02/01 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans -2 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total OVER 202.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Sacramento has been playing very well as their offense has been clicking, especially at home. They have put up an average of 106.3 points per game in their last seven at home. H...

01

Los Angeles Clippers at Minnesota
Friday 02/01 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Los Angeles Clippers +6 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

It would be easy to dismiss this Clippers team on the road as they have as they are just 3-13 in their last 16 games. The fact is that they have played a very difficult road sch...

01

Los Angeles Lakers at Toronto
Friday 02/01 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Toronto -6 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Raptors are playing their best ball of the season and have won eight straight at home. The Lakers have dropped four of their last five as their offense has not been enough t...

01

Orlando at Philadelphia
Friday 02/01 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Philadelphia +4.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Philadelphia has now won back-to-back games and are playing solid overall right now. This team has been streaky hot over the past couple of years. They play long stretches ...

01

Utah at Washington
Friday 02/01 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Washington +4.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 95 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Jazz have won six straight and have taken over first place in the Northwest Division from Denver. Washington is off a horrible performance in which they shot just 37% from t...

January 2008

31

Cleveland at Seattle
Thursday 01/31 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Cleveland -4 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Cavs have quietly come on very strong. After starting poorly at 14-17, they have won seven of their last eight and 11 of their last 13. They have gone from mediocre to domin...

30

Golden State at New Orleans
Wednesday 01/30 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans -8.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Hornets are on fire. They have run off nine straight, and have covered them all. The last eight Hornets’ wins are all by double-digits, and 15 of their last 16 wins ha...

29

New York Knicks at Los Angeles Lakers
Tuesday 01/29 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on New York Knicks +9.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Knicks were off to an 8-24 start, but have played their best basketball of the season over the last three weeks. The Knicks have gone 6-5, and more importantly have covered ...

28

San Antonio at Utah
Monday 01/28 09:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Utah -2 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Jazz have been on a roll as they have a 10-2 mark over their last 12. Their home mark is even more impressive where they have gone 17-2 over their last 19, and 12 of their last ...

28

Dallas at Memphis
Monday 01/28 08:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Dallas -6.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Dallas has one of those streaks going where they rattle off win after win and are on an 11-2 run. The Grizzlies have sure had their problems keeping up against the .500+ teams o...

28

Denver at New Orleans
Monday 01/28 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans -8.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Hornets are becoming the buzz of the NBA off of their 24-point win on the road at San Antonio. The winning streak has reached eight games, as well as the ATS wins. It goes d...

27

Sacramento at Seattle
Sunday 01/27 09:00 PM Eastern
2 units on Seattle +5 (-110) (risk 2 to win 1.8)

The Kings are just 6-15 on the road. And they are favored here? Well, when you are facing a teams that has lost 13 straight, that's what happens. But there are times to look...

27

Atlanta at Portland
Sunday 01/27 06:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Portland -6 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Portland is 17-4 at home in their last 21 and given no respect by the odds-makers. Meanwhile Atlanta has played well at home they have struggled to a 6-12 road mark, and are jus...

27

Boston at Orlando
Sunday 01/27 01:00 PM Eastern
2 units on Boston -2 (-110) (risk 2 to win 1.8)

Think Boston wants this one? We do. This is where they suffered their first loss of the season. The Celtics did get revenge on their home court on December 23rd but they want to...

26

New Orleans at San Antonio
Saturday 01/26 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans +5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Hornets are playing better than any team in the NBA right now. They opened the season 9-2, went through a lull at 6-8, and have since gone 15-2. That means they have played ...

26

Los Angeles Clippers at Memphis
Saturday 01/26 08:00 PM Eastern
2 units on Los Angeles Clippers +3 (-110) (risk 2 to win 1.8)

Memphis was the worst team in the NBA last season and things haven't gotten much better this year as they sit at 12-31. To make matters worse, Paul Gasol and Mike Conley Jr....

25

Atlanta at Seattle
Friday 01/25 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Atlanta -2 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

How bad can it get for Seattle? They have lost 12 in a row and haven't seen the win column this year. Their spirits are crushed because of their bad play and the desire of t...

25

Houston at Portland
Friday 01/25 10:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Portland -2 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Portland is still getting no love from oddsmakers that are making one of the NBA's best home teams (17-3) a slight favorite at home. The Blazers have rattled off 12 straight...

25

Los Angeles Clippers at New Orleans
Friday 01/25 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans -11 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

This Hornets’ team is a force to be reckoned with for sure. They had a lull earlier, but before the lull they were 9-2, they recovered and are now 14-2. That means this te...

25

Minnesota at Boston
Friday 01/25 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Minnesota +13.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Boston has fallen into a lull over their last 14 games, but it would be unexpected to see them maintain the high level of play they accomplished in their first 26 games. The Cel...

24

San Antonio at Miami
Thursday 01/24 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Miami +9.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

San Antonio is coming off a high-intensity home game last night and had to expend a lot of second-half energy to come from behind to top the Lakers. The Spurs have done most of ...

23

Indiana at Chicago
Wednesday 01/23 08:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Chicago -4 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Indiana has the 6th best scoring offense in the NBA at 104.6 ppg. It doesn't mean much when you go on the road and allow 112.5 ppg in your last ten while your road scoring h...

23

Portland at New Orleans
Wednesday 01/23 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans -330 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 0.9)

Portland and New Orleans both in first place? What?!? Yes, it's true. After finishing 18 games under .500 last season, Portland is sitting at 25-16. New Orleans finished las...

23

Toronto at Boston
Wednesday 01/23 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston -450 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 0.7)

The Celtics haven't lost to an Atlantic Division opponent yet and won't here. They have already beaten the Raptors three times this season, with the two December wins co...

22

New Jersey at Sacramento
Tuesday 01/22 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New Jersey +6 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

New Jersey has been an up and down team all season. They have run off win streaks of three games twice as well as a five-game winning streak. The Nets have also had losing strea...

21

Detroit at Orlando
Monday 01/21 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 97.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Detroit hasn't lost three in a row all season. They are averaging just 89 ppg over their last five games (44.6 in the first half). We think they will revert to their strengt...

21

Milwaukee at New Orleans
Monday 01/21 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans -10 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Milwaukee Bucks have been a horrible road team. They have won just eight of their last 47. Recently they appear to have broken the road hex with consecutive wins vs Phi...

21

San Antonio at Charlotte
Monday 01/21 01:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Charlotte +210 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 6.3)

The Spurs started the season 17-3. But, they have gone on to lose ten of their last eighteen games and they've lost two straight. This will be their third game in four days ...

19

New Jersey at Los Angeles Clippers
Saturday 01/19 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on New Jersey -1 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

It's been a tough year for the Clippers. Since a promising 4-0 start, they have gone just 7-25. They scored 100+ in three of those first four games, and just ...

19

Memphis at Charlotte
Saturday 01/19 07:05 PM Eastern
4 units on Charlotte -220 (moneyline) (risk 4 to win 1.8)

We were on Memphis last night vs. lowly Seattle. But, tonight we fade the Grizz. Charlotte is off an embarrassing 28 point loss to New Orleans. They shot just 42% in that game a...

18

Seattle at Memphis
Friday 01/18 08:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Memphis -260 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 1.2)

Can either of these teams win? Memphis has lost five in a row but Seattle has lost seven straight and we don't see them finding the win column here on the road. The Sonics a...

18

Philadelphia at Boston
Friday 01/18 07:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 92 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Safter starting 29-3, the Celtics have dropped three of their last five games. Their offensive production has really dropped off during the slump as they are averaging just 86 p...

18

Portland at Miami
Friday 01/18 07:05 PM Eastern
2 units on Miami +170 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 3.4)

For the reasons stated in the ATS writeup, we like Miami's chances at a straight up win here as well.

18

Portland at Miami
Friday 01/18 07:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Miami +4.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

It's easy to like the Blazers in this one as they have been on a serious roll. They have have won 18 of their last 21. However, they are just 1-2 in their last three. T...

17

Cleveland at San Antonio
Thursday 01/17 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Cleveland +7.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

As usual, San Antonio was out of the gate early posting a 17-3 mark. They have since been a very ordinary 8-8, but a woeful 5-11 ATS. The defense is fine, but the offense which ...

16

Portland at Boston
Wednesday 01/16 07:35 PM Eastern
3 units on Portland +8 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Blazers have gained so much confidence over the past 20 games where they have gone 18-2. They are playing defense with energy and have now moved up to 6th in the NBA in poin...

16

Orlando at Charlotte
Wednesday 01/16 07:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Orlando -1 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Orlando is an anomaly. They can't win at home but they are 16-8 on the road. They are also 6-1 Southeast Division teams. They have already defeated this Charlotte team three...

16

Sacramento at Toronto
Wednesday 01/16 07:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Toronto -200 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 1.5)

The Kings have Mike Bibby back but it won't be enough. This team is just 4-12 on the road this season. Their defense allows 101.8 per game (107.6 over the last five). The Ra...

15

Golden State at Minnesota
Tuesday 01/15 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Golden State -7.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We have said it many times before, but will say it again. Minnesota just can't compete against a line this small. They hang in there against the +8.5 or more spreads where t...

15

Toronto at Detroit
Tuesday 01/15 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 183.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Pistons have hit a bit of an offensive skid right now, but the defense remains one of the NBA's best. They have played 13 of their last 17 to the UNDER, with 11 opponent...

15

Denver at Atlanta
Tuesday 01/15 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Denver +2.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Atlanta had made a nice run going 12-5, while covering 11 of 17. The problem is that this team is just 5-12, before and after that. Another problem is their lost commitment on t...

14

Los Angeles Lakers at Seattle
Monday 01/14 10:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Game Total UNDER 209 -110 (risk 5 to win 4.6)

The Lakers have been on quite a run, but last night they lost Andrew Bynum (13.2 ppg, 10.2 rpg). They will miss his 64% shooting and shot blocking inside. You could see the imme...

14

Milwaukee at Utah
Monday 01/14 09:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Utah -10 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

Milwaukee has to be a very travel-weary team right now, and that doesn't mix well with a team that has yet to beat a .500+ team on the road all season. They are 0-9 SU when ...

14

Philadelphia at San Antonio
Monday 01/14 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on San Antonio -11.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Philadelphia has really struggled on the road against the better teams in the NBA. They have squared off with six teams with a winning percentage of .600+, and have been beaten ...

13

New Orleans at Houston
Sunday 01/13 02:30 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans +1 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Hornets keep proving they are for real, as they have notched wins in nine of their last 11. It hasn't been done all at home either, as they have captured their last six ...

13

Portland at Toronto
Sunday 01/13 12:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Portland +4.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Toronto is barely .500 at home and has been beaten consistently by the West. Despite winning 17 of 18, and an unblemished 7-0 SU and 7-0 ATS against the East, Portland is still ...

12

Orlando at Utah
Saturday 01/12 09:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Utah -6.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Orlando has hit the wall. They started 16-4, but have since gone 7-11, and haven’t posted a win over a team with a winning record since before Christmas. This is a doubly ...

12

Minnesota at San Antonio
Saturday 01/12 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 188 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Spurs don't take to kindly to losing. They are a tough defensive team, but after a loss they turn it up a notch. They have played 24-9 to the UNDER after a straight up l...

12

Detroit at Charlotte
Saturday 01/12 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Charlotte +10 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Pistons must be physically and emotionally spent right about now. They just completed three consecutive "playoff-type” games against the Celtics, Mavs and Spurs. ...

11

Miami at New Orleans
Friday 01/11 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Miami +11 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Sure has been a tough season for Miami as they have now dropped nine straight. Many will look at this pick and wonder what we are thinking playing a team that can't find the...

10

Detroit at San Antonio
Thursday 01/10 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Detroit +3.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 4 units on Game Total UNDER 181 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Tough stretch for the Pistons as they have had to play Boston, Dallas and now San Antonio in three straight games. This has been where the Pistons have shined. This year the Pis...

09

Orlando at Los Angeles Clippers
Wednesday 01/09 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Orlando -4 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Clippers haven't found the win column very often lately; as they are just 1-8 in their last nine with the lone win against new NBA doormat, Minnesota. The last six wins ...

09

Detroit at Dallas
Wednesday 01/09 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Detroit +2.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Detroit has now won nine straight on the road. Detroit went into Dallas last year and became the Mavs only loss at home during a 31-1 stretch. Detroit shows up with their "...

09

Indiana at Phoenix
Wednesday 01/09 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Indiana +11 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Suns scoring machine often leaves them with spreads that are just too lofty to cover. They are 23-38 ATS last 61 trying to cover double-digits. The lack of commitment on the...

08

Indiana at Utah
Tuesday 01/08 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Indiana +8 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Utah has certainly had problems on the road, where they have dropped 10 of their last 11. It has begun to show at home as well. They started 6-2 ATS at home, and the six wins we...

08

Miami at Minnesota
Tuesday 01/08 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 191.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

This should be a great game as these teams have 12 wins between them. The Heat are once again without Shaq and seem to allow opponents to dictate whatever tempo they choose. Tha...

08

Houston at Washington
Tuesday 01/08 07:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Washington -2.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Wizards look like a .500 team at 17-15, but don't forget the slow start of 0-5. The reality is that this team is 17-10 and not getting any respect at home where they are...

06

Indiana at Los Angeles Lakers
Sunday 01/06 09:30 PM Eastern
2 units on Los Angeles Lakers -8.5 (-110) (risk 2 to win 1.8)

The Lakers are really coming together as a team, and has shown knockout power to those of lesser ability. They are riding an 8-2 home mark, with losses to just Boston and Orland...

06

Dallas at Minnesota
Sunday 01/06 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Minnesota +9 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Dallas is not playing with the defensive commitment they showed last year. It shows in their record, and shows on what they are lacking on the road. The Mavs stand at just 6-8 S...

05

Utah at Portland
Saturday 01/05 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Utah +3 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The bloom is about to come off the rose for Portland. The lone loss in this run was to Utah, and Utah just used them inside to run to a double-digit win and will do it again her...

05

Boston at Detroit
Saturday 01/05 07:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Game Total UNDER 181.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

What a key early-season matchup between what has been the NBA's two best and hottest teams. This will be a playoff-caliber game, just like the first meeting in Boston that s...

04

New Orleans at Golden State
Friday 01/04 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans +3.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Hornets are stinging opponents for six wins in their last seven games including six covers. They have had success this season slowing down the tempo, and now rank No. 4 in t...

04

New York Knicks at San Antonio
Friday 01/04 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on New York Knicks +12.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Knicks have now dropped five straight since coach Thomas said he needed two weeks to turn the team around. The Knicks look like they may not be ranked in the top 20 in the N...

04

Denver at Minnesota
Friday 01/04 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Denver -6 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

As we have said for most of the season, Minnesota does not have much of a chance covering small, to moderate pointspreads. They are currently 2-12 ATS when they are +7 or less. ...

04

Memphis at Boston
Friday 01/04 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Memphis +13 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Celtics logged 18 double-digit wins in their first 23 wins, but now have slowed a bit logging just one in their last four. It's hard to believe their minds will be payin...

04

Atlanta at Indiana
Friday 01/04 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Atlanta +3 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Atlanta continues to be a value-laden team, and they have made strides to be a playoff contender this season. They have now risen above the mediocre level of the NBA. When facin...

03

Seattle at Phoenix
Thursday 01/03 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Seattle +14.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The public loves teams that can score, and the oddsmakers are certainly aware of this, so when Phoenix takes the court expect line value on the other side. The pointspreads are ...

03

Portland at Chicago
Thursday 01/03 08:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Chicago -3 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

May seem unwise to go against the Blazers and their 14-1 run, but let's take a closer look. Their 13-game winning streak was accomplished with 10 games at home. Don’t ...

02

Philadelphia at Utah
Wednesday 01/02 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Philadelphia +9 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The perception here is that Utah is by far the superior team, and the odds makers certainly make that obvious with the line on this game. The reality is that these are teams hea...

02

Portland at Minnesota
Wednesday 01/02 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Portland -5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The books still don't believe in Portland, but bad teams don't ever win 13 in a row, period! Bad teams are more apt to have played 30 games and fall into five, five-game...

02

Atlanta at Cleveland
Wednesday 01/02 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Atlanta +5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Everyone keeps waiting for the Cavaliers to put it all together. They had a great run last season and most expected them to give the Pistons a run for the Central title this sea...

December 2007

31

Philadelphia at Seattle
Monday 12/31 10:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 96.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Philly is 10-4 UNDER on the road this season and 4-1 UNDER in their last five games. Seattle is 9-6 UNDER at home this season. Over the past couple of seasons, Philly is 27-10 U...

31

Toronto at New Orleans
Monday 12/31 08:05 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans -240 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 1.3)

The Hornets have won five straight with David West averaging 21 points, 10 rebounds and 3 blocks per game over the stretch. They are 9-5 at home while Toronto is just 8-9 at hom...

31

Golden State at Houston
Monday 12/31 07:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Houston -150 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 2)Pick: 3 units on Game Total UNDER 201 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

This is an interesting battle of offense vs defense and we see Golden State struggling to meet their lofty average of 108.4 ppg. Houston does not see totals posted in their home...

31

Milwaukee at Detroit
Monday 12/31 03:35 PM Eastern
3 units on Detroit -11.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

While we generally don't like to jump into heavy chalk in the NBA too often, we have a case here in which the value can't be overlooked. Milwaukee is the NBA's ...

30

Boston at Los Angeles Lakers
Sunday 12/30 09:35 PM Eastern
4 units on Los Angeles Lakers -1 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

This will be the first time in quite some time the Lakers and Celtics will play a game when both teams have it going. It is a throwback to the '80s when Bird faced off again...

30

Golden State at Denver
Sunday 12/30 08:05 PM Eastern
4 units on Denver -135 (moneyline) (risk 4 to win 3)

This is going to be a shootout of epic proportions. Thee Warriors are allowing 106.8 points per game while Denver scores 107 per game (111 at home and 113 over their last five g...

30

Philadelphia at Portland
Sunday 12/30 06:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 94 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Philadelphia is 9-4 UNDER on the road and 4-1 UNDER in their last five. Portland is 17-12 UNDER overall including 11-6 at home. The Sixers are 45-27 UNDER in the first half vs. ...

29

Boston at Utah
Saturday 12/29 09:05 PM Eastern
2 units on Utah +200 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 4)

Boston is approaching their season win total from last year already. They are 14-1 at home but have two road losses. Their defense at home is unreal but on the road, it is a dif...

29

New Jersey at Milwaukee
Saturday 12/29 08:35 PM Eastern
2 units on Milwaukee -150 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 1.3)

The Bucks are 9-3 at home where they actually play some defense. The Nets are traveling here to play in back-to-back games. They win just 39% of their games in that situation. T...

29

Charlotte at Orlando
Saturday 12/29 07:05 PM Eastern
2 units on First Half UNDER 101.5 -110 (risk 2 to win 1.8)

Charlotte is averaging just 44.5 ppg in the first half on the road this year and they are 18-6 UNDER in the first half the past two seasons on the road when coming off a bad off...

29

Detroit at Indiana
Saturday 12/29 07:05 PM Eastern
2 units on Indiana +175 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 3.5)

Detroit is 22-7 overall but just 3-2 vs. division foes. Indiana''s defense is very suspect but they have the offensive firepower to pull this one out. They are averaging...

29

Atlanta at Dallas
Saturday 12/29 01:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Atlanta +8.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 2 units on First Half UNDER 94 -110 (risk 2 to win 1.8)

Dallas appears to be the same team as last year in some respects, but quite different in others. The Mavs have dropped 11 games already this season. They didn't lose their 1...

28

Philadelphia at Sacramento
Friday 12/28 10:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 96 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Since last season, the 76ers are 64-45 UNDER in the first half on the road. That includes a 27-13 UNDER mark in games with a total between 95.5 and 100.5. They are also 45-...

28

Milwaukee at Chicago
Friday 12/28 08:35 PM Eastern
3 units on Chicago -250 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 1.2)

The Milwaukee Bucks struggled on the road last year, as they finished up just 2-17 SU away from home. Those road woes have continued into this year, as they have opened just 2-1...

28

Toronto at San Antonio
Friday 12/28 08:35 PM Eastern
3 units on San Antonio -340 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 0.9)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 94 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

San Antonio has won 15 of 16 games in this arena this season. They are winning by 11.6 points per game on average. Manu Ginobli may not play here but it doesn't matter. The ...

28

Orlando at Miami
Friday 12/28 07:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 100 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Orlando started the season on fire but has cooled in a big way. Their scoring has dropped off significantly and while their defense has also let up, it has been more in the seco...

28

New Orleans at Charlotte
Friday 12/28 07:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Charlotte +140 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 4.2)

New Orleans owns a 4-2 mark vs. Charlotte but the teams have split the last couple of meetings. The Hornets are on fire right  now but they'll be facing a Charlotte tea...

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Boston at Seattle
Thursday 12/27 10:35 PM Eastern
4 units on Seattle +9.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Celtics it seems, like is blowing everyone out. They have gotten out of the gate at 23-3, and look every bit of a 70+ win team. The Sonics started 2-14, but have since been ...

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Phoenix at Los Angeles Clippers
Thursday 12/27 10:35 PM Eastern
3 units on Los Angeles Clippers +310 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 9.3)

The Clippers are off of four days of rest and that should help a team that has had some stars sitting. Corey Maggette should be back for this one and Sam Cassell is back after a...

27

Cleveland at Dallas
Thursday 12/27 08:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Dallas -290 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 1)

As we predicted, the Cavs took care of business on Christmas day. But, they haven't won back-to-back games since late November. Something just isn't right with Clev...

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Boston at Sacramento
Wednesday 12/26 10:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston -330 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 0.9)

Since losing to Detroit at home, the Celtics have been on a tear, winning on average 105-86. They are 8-2 on the year on the road and they beat the Kings by 12 in their first me...

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New Orleans at Memphis
Wednesday 12/26 08:05 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans -145 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 2.1)

Memphis is horrid. They are 8-19 overall including 5-9 at home. When a team gives up 105 ppg, they are not going to win in the NBA. Their offense has fallen off of late and they...

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Detroit at New Jersey
Wednesday 12/26 07:35 PM Eastern
3 units on New Jersey +190 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 5.7)

Detroit has won seven of eight and five in a row including a very impressive road win at Boston. Time to fade them! They won't be up for this game relative to some of their ...

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Indiana at Atlanta
Wednesday 12/26 07:05 PM Eastern
4 units on Atlanta -2.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Hawks have stepped up their play this season and with a win tonight, they will record their fifth straight. If they accomplish this feat, it will be the first time the team ...

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Phoenix at Los Angeles Lakers
Tuesday 12/25 05:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Los Angeles Lakers +3 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Lakers are maturing quickly as a team and with it, Kobe is beginning to trust his teammates more and more. Kobe has scored below his season average in six of the last t...

25

Miami at Cleveland
Tuesday 12/25 02:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Cleveland -200 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 1.5)

Miami is just 4-10 on the road this season, allowing 101.3 ppg. They have improved sligthly from they still stand at 8-19 overall. They have lost four of their last six games an...

23

Orlando at Boston
Sunday 12/23 06:35 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 97 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Orlando handed Boston their first loss of the season on November 18th. Orlando went on to reach a 16-4 mark but they have lost six of their last eight. Pretender or contender? T...

23

Houston at Detroit
Sunday 12/23 06:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 91.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Houston is holding opponents to 45 first half points on the season and 41.4 over their last five games. Meanwhile, they have averaged just 42.6 over their last five on offense. ...

22

Charlotte at Milwaukee
Saturday 12/22 08:35 PM Eastern
3 units on Charlotte +240 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 7.2)

Milwaukee lost Desmond Mason due to a thumb injury he suffered in Wednesday's game. He'll be out two months. They are already playing poorly and this won't help. The...

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Minnesota at New Orleans
Saturday 12/22 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans -11.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Minnesota must be celebrating. They were down 20 after the first quarter to Indiana, and came charging back to win by 13. It was an exhausting game for the Wolves, who got to ce...

22

Washington at Indiana
Saturday 12/22 07:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Washington +225 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 6.8)

The Pacers blew a 20 point lead in a loss to the lowly Minnesota T-Wolves on Friday. Could they again be upset? Yes! This team has some real problems on defense. They are w...

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Toronto at Seattle
Friday 12/21 10:35 PM Eastern
2 units on Seattle +180 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 3.6)

After pulling off two upset wins vs. New York and Minnesota, the Sonics have dropped two games vs. Utah and New Orleans. Toronto may look past Seattle here a bit as the Raptors ...

21

Los Angeles Clippers at Dallas
Friday 12/21 09:35 PM Eastern
3 units on Los Angeles Clippers +11.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Dallas is back to their winning ways as they have now logged six wins in their last seven games. This is a team that rolled through the NBA season last year taking no prisoners,...

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Atlanta at Washington
Friday 12/21 07:05 PM Eastern
2 units on Atlanta +160 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 3.2)

The Wizards are still without Gilbert Arenas and Antonio Daniels and Caron Butler and ANtawn Jamison are under the weather. This is the best Hawks team in the past eight years. ...

21

Los Angeles Lakers at Philadelphia
Friday 12/21 07:05 PM Eastern
2 units on Philadelphia +120 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 2.4)

The Lakers are just 6-6 on the road where their defense remains a big concern. Their scoring is down during their east road trip and this is the third straight road game. Philad...

20

Los Angeles Lakers at Cleveland
Thursday 12/20 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Los Angeles Lakers -2 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Cavs are proving one thing. LeBron James can't win games all by himself, and the supporting cast is very mediocre. While James was going 12-21 last night against the low...

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New Orleans at Seattle
Wednesday 12/19 10:05 PM Eastern
2 units on Seattle +120 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 2.4)

Seattle is off a very ugly performance against Utah. The Sonics shot 33% from the field. They will be looking to shake off that feeling tonight. Their leading rebounder, Kurt Th...

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Toronto at Portland
Wednesday 12/19 10:05 PM Eastern
2 units on Portland -150 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 1.3)

Don't look now, but Portland is winning. They have posted eight straight wins and have guaranteed the first winning month in three seasons. This team, which started off 5-12...

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San Antonio at Memphis
Wednesday 12/19 08:05 PM Eastern
2 units on San Antonio -280 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 0.7)

San Antonio has uncharacteristically lost three of four games and you can bet they'll be focused as a result tonight. Those losses were against very good teams (Golden State...

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Detroit at Boston
Wednesday 12/19 07:35 PM Eastern
2 units on Boston -250 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 0.8)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 93.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Boston laying just 6 points at home? We'll take advantage of a reasonable moneyline here at home. This team tops our power rankings and is 20-2 on the season and a perfect 1...

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Miami at Atlanta
Wednesday 12/19 07:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Atlanta -1.5 (-105) (risk 3 to win 2.9)

Miami just hasn't been able to get anything going this season. They barely snuck past the three-win T-Wolves at home their last time out. Their 7-17 start is due in par...

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Philadelphia at Indiana
Wednesday 12/19 07:05 PM Eastern
2 units on Philadelphia +215 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 4.3)

Philadelphia flying under the radar but we see a team heading in the right direction. After starting 6-13, they have won four of their last five games. Indiana just 5-7 at home ...

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Utah at Charlotte
Wednesday 12/19 07:05 PM Eastern
2 units on Charlotte +175 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 3.5)

Utah is awful right now having lost eight of their last nine games. Their lone win during the span came at home vs. Seattle - a game in which the Jazz were favored by 12 points....

18

Los Angeles Lakers at Chicago
Tuesday 12/18 08:35 PM Eastern
3 units on Los Angeles Lakers +1.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Bulls have apparently played much better of late having won six of nine, after a woeful 2-10 start. We say apparently because five of the six wins are vs New ...

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Toronto at Los Angeles Clippers
Tuesday 12/18 08:30 PM Eastern
2 units on Los Angeles Clippers +170 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 3.4)

Toronto comes into this one off a disappointing 13 point loss to the Celtics. The Raptors had won four straight including wins over Dallas and Indiana. The Celtics game was a bi...

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Orlando at Dallas
Monday 12/17 08:35 PM Eastern
3 units on Dallas -230 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 1.3)

The Magic are putting together an amazing season but they look downright terrible right now. They have lost four of their last five games, allowing 104.6 ppg in the process...

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Golden State at Memphis
Monday 12/17 08:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Memphis +155 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 4.7)

Memphis has been struggling this season thanks to a defense that can't stop anyone. Despite scoring 103.5 points per game, they are 7-16 overall and 4-7 at home. Sounds like...

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Minnesota at Miami
Monday 12/17 07:35 PM Eastern
3 units on Minnesota +9 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Minnesota comes here with a 3-19 record, which provides an opportunity for finding line value. Most look at this team and get ill thinking of backing them, which is where the li...

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Boston at Toronto
Sunday 12/16 01:00 PM Eastern
2 units on Game Total UNDER 182 -110 (risk 2 to win 1.8)

The Celtics will be without Ray Allen who didn't even make the trip. The Raptors are without TJ Ford. That takes a lot of offense and a lot of assists out of the equation fo...

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Phoenix at New Orleans
Saturday 12/15 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans +240 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 7.2)

The Suns have done a lot of travelling this month. They have gone to the east coast to face the Knicks in a five game road trip, came home for a quick two, and now travel f...

15

New Jersey at New York Knicks
Saturday 12/15 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on New Jersey -3.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

A loss to the Knicks ten days ago is going to be motivational fodder for the Nets. The Nets seem to wake up when playing in the Garden, as they have not lost to the Knicks ...

15

Sacramento at Washington
Saturday 12/15 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Washington -345 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 0.9)

The Wizards were slow out of the gate at 0-5, but have since played some great basketball, playing to a 12-5 mark including 3 straight. Washington has really taken advantage of ...

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Utah at Portland
Friday 12/14 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Utah -6 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Portland has played very well, winning five straight. But the injuries are mounting. LaMarcus Aldridge will miss this game as well as Martell Webster, who is out with the f...

13

San Antonio at Los Angeles Lakers
Thursday 12/13 08:05 PM Eastern
2 units on Los Angeles Lakers -230 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 0.9)

The Spurs are looking at dropping two straight for the first time this season as they face the Lakers without Tim Duncan and his 18 points and 9 rebounds per game.  This wa...

13

Washington at Miami
Thursday 12/13 08:05 PM Eastern
2 units on Miami -230 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 0.9)

Miami seems to have turned the corner after a disasterous start. They beat the Clippers and Suns in back-to-back games, both on the road. This team finally has some confidence a...

12

Golden State at Portland
Wednesday 12/12 10:05 PM Eastern
4 units on Portland +5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Portland is really playing with confidence right now as they have rattled off four straight wins. The difference now is even showing up on the road. They started 0-7 on the...

12

Dallas at Toronto
Wednesday 12/12 07:05 PM Eastern
2 units on Toronto +190 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 3.8)Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 97 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Dallas is 9-2 at home but a sub-par 5-6 on the road. They are scoring 107.3 per game at home but just 99.5 on the road. They have allowed six of their last eleven opponents to s...

11

Detroit at Memphis
Tuesday 12/11 08:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 204.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Detroit is scoring this year. They are averaging 100 ppg and actually scoring more on the road than at home. Their defense remains great at home, but is average on the road (95....

11

Minnesota at Washington
Tuesday 12/11 07:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 196.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Washington is 11-8 OVER overall and 6-4 OVER at home this season. They are scoring 103.4 per game here while allowing 101. Minnesota is an awful team, but it's really their ...

11

Toronto at Atlanta
Tuesday 12/11 07:05 PM Eastern
4 units on Atlanta +135 (moneyline) (risk 4 to win 5.4)

The Hawks have won three straight, capped off by our moneyline pick on them yesterday (won outright as a 9.5 point dog). They have been a winning team at home all...

10

Milwaukee at Sacramento
Monday 12/10 10:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Sacramento -5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

We have been preaching about Milwaukee's road woes all season now and it continues to be profitable playing against them. The Bucks lost again last night to move to 2-9 on t...

10

Atlanta at Orlando
Monday 12/10 07:05 PM Eastern
1 unit on Atlanta +475 (moneyline) (risk 1 to win 4.8)

While 11-2 on the road, the Magic are just 5-3 at home. Atlanta meanwhile has won six of their last nine games to climb to within one of .500. They have held their last five opp...

10

Houston at Philadelphia
Monday 12/10 07:05 PM Eastern
2 units on Philadelphia +230 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 4.6)

Houston is the better team but if you look at the stats, these teams are fairly evenly matched. They are both allowing 93.7 ppg while Houston has a slight offensive edge. But Ph...

09

Milwaukee at Portland
Sunday 12/09 06:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Portland -3.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 2 units on Game Total OVER 190 -110 (risk 2 to win 1.8)

Portland comes into this game 7-12, but has played some of its best basketball of late. The Trailblazers finally broke through on the road after an 0-9 start, and have won their...

08

Utah at Dallas
Saturday 12/08 08:30 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 102.5 -110 (risk 4 to win 3.6)

We had strong feelings on Utah in the first half yesterday, and do again tonight as they square off against the Mavs. Coach Sloan teams are an amazing 145-66 to the first half U...

08

Phoenix at Minnesota
Saturday 12/08 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 214 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Suns are certainly known for their up-tempo style, but they have really turned it up a notch, and have it all clicking right now. They have averaged 121 points per game in t...

08

Cleveland at Charlotte
Saturday 12/08 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 180.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

These teams haven't met many times since Charlotte has been in the league, but they certainly have proven to put some points on the board when they get together. These teams...

07

Milwaukee at Seattle
Friday 12/07 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Seattle -1 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total OVER 199.5 -110

At first glance this line would make you lean towards Milwaukee, but they can't be trusted on the road where they have been brutalized. The Bucks are just 5-28 SU in their l...

07

Utah at San Antonio
Friday 12/07 09:30 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 98 -110

San Antonio is certainly known for their commitment to the defensive end of the floor. Under coach Sloan Utah has really played inspired defense in the first half of games. His ...

06

Denver at Dallas
Thursday 12/06 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 215 -110

Two very good offensive teams meet in Dallas tonight. Dallas has been similar to last year in one respect - their offense is ranked No. 9 in points per game, exactly where they ...

05

Dallas at San Antonio
Wednesday 12/05 07:00 PM Eastern
2 units on First Half UNDER 95.5 -110

San Antonio steps up the defense and slows down the tempo in the important division games - they return to their roots when the games matter most. Whil scoring over 102 per game...

05

Phoenix at Toronto
Wednesday 12/05 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Toronto +7

Phoenix has been a hot team, but this will be their third game in four nights on the road, and the legs may begin to show the wear and tear of fatigue before this one is over. T...

04

Milwaukee at L A Clippers
Tuesday 12/04 10:35 PM Eastern
4 units on L A Clippers -1.5

Two struggling teams face off in LA tonight as the Clippers, losers of five straight, will match-up with the Bucks - losers of four straight. After a five-game winning stre...

04

Utah at Sacramento
Tuesday 12/04 10:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 102 -110

Utah is pouring in 111 points per game at home, but that drops off by 8 points when they are on the road. Sacramento allows 108 ppg on the road, but they keep opponents to under...

03

Atlanta at Philadelphia
Monday 12/03 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Atlanta +2

We really think this Atlanta team is on the improve, as most of their losses have come to the hands of good teams. We believe they can smell a W tonight in Phillly. Philadelphia...

02

Portland at San Antonio
Sunday 12/02 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Portland +15

Portland has yet to find the win column on the road, sitting at 0-8. What they have done however is remain competitive to the line, where they have been 3-1 as a double-digit do...

01

Dallas at New Orleans
Saturday 12/01 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 97 -110

The Hornets are 11-6 to the UNDER this season. They've played very solid defense at 92.5 ppg. Their scoring has fallen off of late as they are averaging just 89.6 ppg in the...

01

Minnesota at Memphis
Saturday 12/01 08:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Minnesota +9

It is easy to dismiss this Minnesota team after unloading Garnett for a group of Celtics that were part of a horrible team. The Wolves are off to the type of start everyone envi...

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Portland at Dallas
Friday 11/30 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Portland +13.5

Portland has now lost seven of their last eight and stand at 0-7 on the road, so why are we behind a team that apparently can't get out of its own way? Why back a ...

30

Boston at Miami
Friday 11/30 08:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Miami +3Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 94.5 -110

The Celtics come off a 104-59 beatdown of the Knicks. Everyone is enamored with Boston's big three and the offense they produce but what is going relatively unnoticed is the...

29

Houston at Golden State
Thursday 11/29 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Golden State +2

There is one thing to point out in this game, and it really shows how one player can make a huge difference on a team. Stephen Jackson was out last year with an injury, and Gold...

28

Minnesota at Dallas
Wednesday 11/28 08:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 100 -110

Minnesota is struggling to find an identity in the post-KG era. They are 2-10 but showing signs of improvement, having lost only one game ATS in their last six games. They have ...

28

Cleveland at Detroit
Wednesday 11/28 07:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 96 -110

Two teams that know each other very well meet in what we think will be a defensive battle. In the last 31 meetings, a team has reached triple figures just three times. Over the ...

28

Utah at Philadelphia
Wednesday 11/28 07:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Philadelphia +6.5

When Philadelphia finally cut ties with Allen Iverson, everyone thought this team was going to be down for a longtime, and that is mostly true. What it has done is create value ...

27

Seattle at Los Angeles Lakers
Tuesday 11/27 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Seattle +11.5

Not a lot to get excited about with the Sonics. They are 2-6 on the road with five of those losses coming by 14 points or more. Lately, the Lakers haven't been too exciting ...

27

Atlanta at Chicago
Tuesday 11/27 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 181 -110

Sure the Bulls haven’t been lighting up the scoreboard, but their schedule has had them on the road for eight of their first 12 games. They have also played against 10 of ...

27

Boston at Cleveland
Tuesday 11/27 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 95 -110

The Celtics continue to play good solid defense, and it is one of the reasons they have been successful early. Cleveland has done a good job against teams like Boston that shoot...

26

Orlando at Portland
Monday 11/26 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 100.5 -110

Portland is scoring just 43.7 ppg in the first half this season. Over their last five games, they are getting 41.8 and allowing 40.4. This team is 0-7 on the road but 5-1 at hom...

26

San Antonio at Sacramento
Monday 11/26 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Sacramento +6.5

The Kings are mired in a three game losing streak, having sunk to the bottom of the division. It is a team that is lost on the road, where they have been humiliated night in and...

26

Utah at New York
Monday 11/26 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 96 -110

Eight of the last ten games played between these two teams here in New York have gone UNDER. We see this one repeating the trend. The Knicks have virtually given up already, sco...

25

New Jersey at Los Angeles Lakers
Sunday 11/25 09:35 PM Eastern
3 units on New Jersey +7Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 94.5 -110

The Nets finally pulled themselves out of a horrendous slump and have won two in a row. The past two games is the most points they have scored in back-to-back games this se...

25

San Antonio at Seattle
Sunday 11/25 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 100.5 -110

San Antonio is scoring 47 ppg in the first half on the road (vs. 55 per game at home). They are 7-5 to the UNDER thus far including 3-2 UNDER on the road. Seattle is 4-1 UNDER a...

25

Utah at Detroit
Sunday 11/25 06:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Detroit +1

The Jazz are scoring like crazy and sit at 9-4. But, they are allowing 103.3 ppg on the road and that's not going to cut it on the road in Detroit. The Pistons are 4-0 at ho...

25

Chicago at Toronto
Sunday 11/25 12:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 186 -110

This is a very low total, the lowest these two teams have seen. It's based on Chicago's scoring slump and 71 points scored when the two teams met two weeks ago. But...

24

Dallas at Milwaukee
Saturday 11/24 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 100.5 -110

Dallas is a scoring machine - at home. While averaging 107.8 per game at home, they score 99.2 on the road. They play solid defense all around. The Bucks play very good defense ...

24

Miami at Orlando
Saturday 11/24 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 93.5 -110

Miami continues to struggle on offense. They are getting 86.4 points per game, 82.7 per game on the road and 81.0 vs. division foes. Their defense has kept allowed them to ...

24

Chicago at New York Knicks
Saturday 11/24 01:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Chicago -2.5

The Bulls have struggled in spots you wouldn't expect them to, and that is on the offensive end. They are shooting a high school-like 39% from the floor. The Knicks are off ...

23

New Orleans at Utah
Friday 11/23 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 99 -110

The Hornets are 9-4 UNDER overall including 5-2 UNDER on the road this season and are playing good solid defense, even on the road. Utah has been a scoring machine this sea...

23

Los Angeles Lakers at Boston
Friday 11/23 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston -7.5Pick: 4 units on First Half UNDER 104 -110

If you have been asleep, Boston and its trio of All-Stars and future Hall of Famers are taking no prisoners at home. They have played flawless at the Garden at 6-0, and have out...

23

Charlotte at Orlando
Friday 11/23 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 99 -110

Charlotte averages 87.3 poitns per game on the road and they are 7-4 UNDER overall this season. Orlando is 3-2 UNDER at home. They are 25-11 UNDER in the first half as a home fa...

23

Golden State at Washington
Friday 11/23 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 214 -110

Golden State games are averaging 216.2 points per game. Washington games are averaging 200 points per game. The Warriors are allowing 110 points per game, a full 10 points highe...

21

Orlando at San Antonio
Wednesday 11/21 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 94 -110

A matchup of heavyweights will take place in San Antonio tonight. Orlando has really picked it up from a year ago, and handed Boston their only defeat of this young season. They...

21

New York Knicks at Detroit
Wednesday 11/21 08:00 PM Eastern
4 units on New York Knicks +12

The Knicks heard all the boos as coach Thomas is really taking the heat. The Knicks were a no-show with 29 turnovers and looked like a High School team. Coach Thomas has always ...

21

Dallas at Houston
Wednesday 11/21 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 96 -110

These are two teams that can be very defensively minded, and over the years Houston has held many teams down especially at home. Houston held San Antonio to 32 first-half points...

20

Phoenix at Sacramento
Tuesday 11/20 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 216 -110

It took awhile, but it was obvious that the Suns would start putting up some big points and getting on a run. They have arrived. After the first five averaging only 103.6 points...

20

Toronto at Dallas
Tuesday 11/20 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 99 -110

Toronto has allowed just 88.7 per game on the road (43.2 in the first half) this season. In the first half of the season, Dallas is 43-27 UNDER this year and the last two. They ...

20

Los Angeles Lakers at Indiana
Tuesday 11/20 07:00 PM Eastern
2 units on First Half UNDER 108.5 -110

Both of these teams score, which is why we see a sky-high first half total here. It's rare to see a line above 105, nevermind 108.5. It's going to take a ton of scoring,...

19

New Jersey at Utah
Monday 11/19 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on New Jersey +10.5

Could it get any worse for the Nets? A team that was supposed to be a high-caliber contender in the East, is averaging just 77 ppg over their last four. The main problem has bee...

19

Orlando at New Orleans
Monday 11/19 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 95 -110

Orlando is 9-2 and top our early-season power rankings. Their offense has been getting the attention but their defense has also been solid, and improving. Over their last five g...

19

Portland at Charlotte
Monday 11/19 07:00 PM Eastern
2 units on Game Total UNDER 189.5 -110

Charlotte has played UNDER in seven of their last eight games. They have been playing solid defense all season long, especially at home where they are 5-1 UNDER on the season. P...

18

Chicago at Los Angeles Lakers
Sunday 11/18 09:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Los Angeles Lakers -5.5Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 97.5 -110

The Bulls are becoming the team that can't shoot straight. They bring their 89 ppg to LA which simply won't get it done vs. the Lakers. The top six players on this ...

18

Detroit at Sacramento
Sunday 11/18 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 196 -110

These teams have played twice over the past year and the final total scores were 185 and 165. Sacramento hasn't played much defense this season, allowing 47% to opponents. B...

17

Chicago at Los Angeles Clippers
Saturday 11/17 10:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Game Total UNDER 191.5 -110

These teams played in the 180s at Chicago and last night's results are going to have this one on the rise. The Clippers were lured into the Golden State up-tempo game, and l...

17

New Orleans at Minnesota
Saturday 11/17 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 95.5 -110

New Orleans has gotten off to a great start at 8-2. They are doing it on defense as they have held opponents to just 91 ppg. They have held five of their last six opponents unde...

17

Utah at Indiana
Saturday 11/17 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 97.5 -110

Utah's scoring a lot - at home. While averaging nearly 60 first-half points at home, they are getting just 49.4 on the road. They are holding road foes to just 43.6 per game...

16

Portland at Philadelphia
Friday 11/16 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Portland +2

Taking Portland may look like a risky play - a team that hasn't won on the road all year and had a horrible road record last year. They still stand 4-4 against a tough sched...

15

Chicago at Phoenix
Thursday 11/15 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 204 -110

These teams both have been playing a different game this year, or playing the same game and getting different results. Translation? Less scoring! The Bulls combined scoring this...

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San Antonio at Dallas
Thursday 11/15 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Dallas -2Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 95 -110

Dallas got off to a 0-4 start last year. One of those losses was a home loss to the Spurs. They have simply become a different and better team since. They finished the regular s...

14

La Lakers at Houston
Wednesday 11/14 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 98 -110

Houston has been a great defensive team over the past few years, especially on their home court. Houston has failed to cover four of their last six and when good teams (.75...

14

Philadelphia at New Orleans
Wednesday 11/14 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 94.5 -110

This will be Philluy's second road game in two days, and they have dropped four of their last five. Teams in this situation, with a total of 90.5-95.5 have gone UN...

14

New Jersey at Boston
Wednesday 11/14 07:30 PM Eastern
4 units on New Jersey +10.5

Teams shooting over 50% and holding the opponents under 40%, are going to be tough to beat. The Celtics are now 6-0 SU and ATS, but sooner or later someone will break through. I...

14

Utah at Toronto
Wednesday 11/14 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 97.5 -110

Utah has been a good first half UNDER team under coach Sloan for a long time. This is a situation where there is a huge trend favoring this result. Teams that have a winning per...

14

Charlotte at Atlanta
Wednesday 11/14 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 95.5 -110

Atlanta has faced Charlotte three times in 2007 and in those three games they averaged just 82 points per game. The Hawks are scoring just 90 per game over their last five while...

13

Detroit at Portland
Tuesday 11/13 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 97.5 -110

Portland must be feeling good about themselves right now. They struggled to a 0-3 start, but after three-straight wins, have gotten even at 3-3. First-half totals in this range,...

13

New York Knicks at Phoenix
Tuesday 11/13 09:00 PM Eastern
5 units on New York Knicks +12

The Suns have not hit their stride yet this season. The offensive numbers are down across the board. The 104-ppg is down by six points, the FG percentage is 45.7%, down from 49%...

13

Los Angeles Lakers at San Antonio
Tuesday 11/13 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 99 -110

It's yet another good start for the Spurs at 6-1, and not a single opponent has been able to score 90 points in their last five games, and not a single team has posted more ...

13

Philadelphia at Dallas
Tuesday 11/13 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Philadelphia +11.5

The 76ers have done a great job of hanging around in big games against the big teams. The last two years as a +9.5 underdog or higher they are 11-2-1 ATS. This season despite th...

13

Houston at Memphis
Tuesday 11/13 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 101 -110

The Grizzlies have really struggled out of the gate at 1-4, while Houston has gotten off to a great 6-1 start. The Rockets are doing it with stellar defense giving up an NBA thi...

13

Boston at Indiana
Tuesday 11/13 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 99.5 -110

The Boston Celtics bring their 5-0 record on the road to Indiana tonight. Kevin Garnett keeps saying it is all about defense, and you can be sure that the Pacers will ratchet up...

13

Miami at Charlotte
Tuesday 11/13 07:00 PM Eastern
2 units on Game Total OVER 179.5 -110

These two teams have met eight times over the past couple of seasons and not once has the line been set below 186.5. It has averaged 194. This line is a reaction to what Charlot...

12

Sacramento at Utah
Monday 11/12 09:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 103.5 -110

Utah has been scoring like crazy this year, driving this line up. Sacrament has played a couple of bad defensive game early vs. New Orleans and Dallas. But, since hten, they hav...

12

New Orleans at New Jersey
Monday 11/12 07:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 93 -110

Both of these teams have been playing predominantly UNDER this season (combined 8-5 UNDER so far). New Jersey's scoring has dropped off of late. They put up 101 vs. Boston l...

11

Cleveland at Los Angeles Clippers
Sunday 11/11 09:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 97.5 -110

On the road, the Cavs are 71-52 to the first-half UNDER the past couple of seasons when favored on the road. They are also 22-10 UNDER on the road to a total of 95.5 to 100...

11

Detroit at Seattle
Sunday 11/11 09:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 100 -110

Both of these are UNDER teams. Eight of the last ten times these two teams have met here in Seattle, the first half total has gone UNDER. Despite Seattle playing no defense, the...

11

Milwaukee at San Antonio
Sunday 11/11 08:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 92 -110

The Bucks are scoring just 90 points per game on the road this season. San Antonio is holding opponents to 85 per game here at home including just 36.7 per game in the first hal...

11

Houston at Charlotte
Sunday 11/11 06:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 91.5 -110

Charlotte likes to slow things down. They are averaging just 75 shots per game so far. The Rockets are 29-17 UNDER the first half on the road since last season including 13-3 UN...

11

Washington at Atlanta
Sunday 11/11 02:05 PM Eastern
4 units on Washington +4.5

This is certainly not the start the Wizard's or their fans envisioned as they are 0-5 out of the gate. At 2-3 the Hawks have had a very difficult schedule to this point and ...

10

Dallas at Portland
Saturday 11/10 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Dallas -8Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 100 -110

Portland has not had a good team in a long time while Dallas has been in the upper tier of the NBA for quite some time now. It has been four years since Portland has beaten Dall...

10

Memphis at Utah
Saturday 11/10 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 107 -110

Here are two high-scoring teams facing off against each other in Utah. It has the makings of a game with plenty of points scored. Or does it? Maybe that's true, but history ...

10

Boston at New Jersey
Saturday 11/10 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 88 -110

The Celtics are off to their best start in 20 years at 4-0 while the Nets come in with a 4-1 mark including three-straight wins. The Nets have been playing ugly, and if they use...

10

Denver at Indiana
Saturday 11/10 07:00 PM Eastern
2 units on Indiana +1.5

Denver is coming off a good game while Indiana has struggled their last two. But this game is in Indiana and it's the fourth straight road game for the Nuggets. One of the P...

09

Minnesota at Los Angeles Lakers
Friday 11/09 10:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 101 -110

These teams have gone UNDER 18 of 25 times in games played here in LA including three of the last four. LA is all about scoring which is why this line is set at a high101. But, ...

09

Utah at Seattle
Friday 11/09 10:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 103.5 -110

Eighteen of the last 24 games between these two teams have seen the first half go UNDER the posted total. Yes, Utah is scoring a lot right now and not playing much defense. But ...

09

Memphis at Portland
Friday 11/09 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Memphis +2.5

You'd have to think both these teams smell a rare win when squaring off, as each franchise has been void of success of late. The fate of the Trailblazers has been a bit wors...

09

Milwaukee at Houston
Friday 11/09 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 93.5 -110

So far Milwaukee games have averaged 93 points in the first half and 91 on the road. Houston games have averaged 95 overall but just 89 at home. The Rockets are 31-17 UNDER the ...

09

Los Angeles Clippers at Detroit
Friday 11/09 08:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 99.5 -110

Detroit again is playing great defense. They haven't allowed triple digits yet in four games. Their offense has been, outside of one game, not so hot. They shot 59% and scor...

09

San Antonio at New Orleans
Friday 11/09 08:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 92.5 -110

San Antonio has allowed their last three opponents just 82 points per game. They scored just 88 ppg in those three. New Orleans held Denver to 88 in Denver and is off a low...

09

Atlanta at Boston
Friday 11/09 07:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 94.5 -110

Wow the Celtics look good. They are now 3-0 after crushing the Nuggets in Denver on Wednesday. In that game they shot 64.5% from the field - for the game! What's gone a bit ...

08

Dallas at Golden State
Thursday 11/08 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Dallas -7.5Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 107.5 -110

Dallas favored by 7.5 at Golden State? First thought is bet the ranch on Golden State right? Well, not so fast. Dallas has had the entire offseason to swallow a very bitter pill...

08

Washington at New Jersey
Thursday 11/08 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Washington +6

The Wizards have sure had their problems offensively, and with Gilbert Arenas shooting 5% from beyond the arc through three games the team has looked horrible. The Nets are heal...

07

Memphis at Seattle
Wednesday 11/07 10:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 112 -110

Here we have two bad teams getting together and there has been a history of this type of match-up to produce low scoring first halfs. Teams that won 25-40% of their games the pr...

07

Cleveland at Utah
Wednesday 11/07 09:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 96 -110

Two games with Golden State and one with the Lakers have positioned Utah to look like a high flying, high scoring team. That simply is not true and their game vs. Houston is mor...

07

Charlotte at Philadelphia
Wednesday 11/07 07:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 188.5 -110

Both of these teams are off horrific shooting performances. Charlotte shot 36.6% vs. Phoenix and Philly shot 39.5% vs. New Jersey. Both of these teams are mid-40% shooting teams...

07

Los Angeles Clippers at Indiana
Wednesday 11/07 07:05 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 106.5 -110

These teams have both been putting a lot of points on the board through their first three games. A closer look reveals that they have both had games vs. teams that love to play ...

07

Miami at San Antonio
Wednesday 11/07 07:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 92.5 -110

Miami has been playing great team defense, but they have no choice as they are having trouble scoring. Until Wade makes it back, this team has to play defense or get blown ...

07

Phoenix at Atlanta
Wednesday 11/07 07:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Atlanta +5.5Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 103.5 -110

Suddenly Atlanta is playing some defense. The Hawks are currently 5th overall and rank 1st in stopping 3's. Opponents have shot just 12-55 (21.8%) from beyond the arc. Phoen...

06

New Orleans at Los Angeles Lakers
Tuesday 11/06 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on New Orleans +3Pick: 3 units on First Half UNDER 100.5 -110

New Orleans is a vastly improved team from last year, and the main reason is that they are healthy to start the season. They now have seven players that average double-digits a ...

06

San Antonio at Houston
Tuesday 11/06 08:30 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 89 -110

Probably the two most defensive-minded teams in the NBA go at it in Houston tonight. These teams really like to crank up the "D," especially when they face each other....

06

Toronto at Milwaukee
Tuesday 11/06 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 96 -110

The emphasis for Toronto has been on the defensive end of the court and it has shown, particularly in the first half. They have given up just 43-points per game (PPG) so far in ...

06

Denver at New York Knicks
Tuesday 11/06 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 109.5 -110

This will be the first time these teams have met since the fisticuffs broke out on Dec., 16 last year. That meeting led to multiple suspensions and an ugly finish to a lopsided ...

05

Houston at Dallas
Monday 11/05 08:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 97 -110

3-0 meets 2-1. Both teams are hot. Dallas is off a great offensive night. They scored 123 vs. Sacramento, hitting an unreal 65% from the field. But, that won't continue. And...

04

Utah at Los Angeles Lakers
Sunday 11/04 09:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 99.5 -110

Utah is off an extremely high-scoring game in which they poured in 133 points. But don't read too much into that. It was versus Golden State. And it represents the most poin...

04

Cleveland at Phoenix
Sunday 11/04 08:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 207.5 -110

Things aren't exactly right with either of these two teams. Cleveland needed a bit of luck and a monster night from LeBron to beat the Knicks and avoid and 0-2 start. P...

04

New Orleans at Denver
Sunday 11/04 08:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 108.5 -110

Six of the last seven games between these two teams have resulted in a first-half OVER. But, this line has now over-adjusted. The last few times these teams have met, the game t...

04

Atlanta at Detroit
Sunday 11/04 07:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 95 -110

The Hawks pulled off a big upset over Dallas in their opener. That was at home and they now travel to Detroit where they are in for a rude awakening. The Pistons are one of the ...

04

Charlotte at Miami
Sunday 11/04 06:05 PM Eastern
4 units on First Half UNDER 95 -110

What's wrong with Miami? They lost their last two regular season games last year, got swept in the playoffs and have lost two in a row this year. That's 15 straight loss...

04

Seattle at Los Angeles Clippers
Sunday 11/04 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 210 -110

Just as Kevin Durant begins to provide excitement in Seattle, owner Clay Bennett has filed with the NBA to move the franchise to Oklahoma City. As good as Durant has been early,...

04

Boston at Toronto
Sunday 11/04 02:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 97 -110

Boston's new "Big Three" combined for 67 points, 29 rebounds and 11 assists in their opening night blowout win over Washington on Friday. The newly acquired Kevin ...

03

Chicago at Milwaukee
Saturday 11/03 08:35 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 193.5 -110

The last time these two teams met (March of this year), they put up 247 points. Chicago's gave up 112 to New Jersey in their opener (also on the road). Milwaukee has given u...

03

Portland at Houston
Saturday 11/03 08:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 102 -110

Houston is off to a great start. But, it's all T-Mac as the rest of the team, including Yao Ming, aren't contributing much. McGrady is hitting 57% through two games and ...

03

Indiana at Memphis
Saturday 11/03 08:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Indiana +5

The Pacers destroyed the grizzlies twice in the pre-season. The Pacers have upgraded in a big way with the play of Danny Granger. The former New Mexico star is fast becoming an ...

02

Los Angeles Lakers at Phoenix
Friday 11/02 10:35 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 109 -110

Phoenix scored 106 in their opener last night but the game they played in came in way under the posted total of 224 (missed it by 19 points!). They now face a second straight ga...

02

Portland at New Orleans
Friday 11/02 08:05 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 99.5 -110

The Blazers were manhandled as expected by the Spurs in their opener. They now travel again to New Orleans to face a Hornets team that looked good in their opening game win over...

02

New York Knicks at Cleveland
Friday 11/02 07:35 PM Eastern
3 units on New York Knicks +5

The Knicks have made some deals that give them a much stronger interior presence than they have had in a while. The addition of Zac Randolph, coupled with the emerging Eddie Cur...

01

Detroit at Miami
Thursday 11/01 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Miami +4.5

A rematch of the 05-06 Conference finals will take place in Miami tonight. The Heat will again be without Dwayne Wade, recovering from knee, and shoulder surgery, while Richard ...

October 2007

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Seattle at Denver
Wednesday 10/31 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 216 -110

The Nuggets open up the NBA season hosting the Seattle Supersonics. We don't think it is any secret that with Iverson and Anthony this team will put up a lot of shots, and a...

30

Utah at Golden State
Tuesday 10/30 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on First Half UNDER 110.5 -110

One of the things that turned the season around for Golden St. was Stephen Jackson. Jackson will be sitting out the first seven games with a suspension, and with it his 17 point...

30

Portland at San Antonio
Tuesday 10/30 08:00 PM Eastern
2 units on Game Total UNDER 189.5 -110

Portland's season took a hit when No. 1 pick, Greg Oden had season-ending knee surgery over the summer. The fact that they traded their most productive player, in Zack Rando...