Western Conference Playoff Preview and Predictions

First Round: #8 Los Angeles Clippers vs. #1 Golden State Warriors – As I mentioned in a previous article, “Previewing the NBA Playoffs – Golden State’s Title to Lose?,” I expect the Warriors to handle their business and reach the Finals again this year. A tougher path lies ahead for their next title, due to […]

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NBA Picks Regular Season Finale – 4/10/2019

Indiana Pacers -1.5 @ Atlanta Hawks (4*) Indiana Pacers @ Atlanta Hawks – U225 (4*) Miami Heat +5 @ Brooklyn Nets (4*) Orlando Magic @ Charlotte Hornets -1.5 (3*) Utah Jazz +6.5 @ Los Angeles Clippers (5*) Dallas Mavericks +13.5 @ San Antonio Spurs (5*)

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NBA Predictions – 4/9/2019

Two days of regular NBA season games left and there will be some chances to lock up seeds in these games. I expect full roster usage and increased competition to secure those spots. Denver Nuggets @ Utah Jazz -1 (5*) Denver Nuggets @ Utah Jazz – U215.5 (4*) Houston Rockets -1.5 @ Oklahoma City Thunder […]

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Picks of the Day – 4/7/2019

5* Brooklyn Nets @ Indiana Pacers – O219.54* Brooklyn Nets @ Indiana Pacers -3.53* Atlanta Hawks +11.5 @ Milwaukee Bucks5* Washington Wizards -4.5 @ New York Knicks3* Los Angeles Clippers +11.5 @ Golden State Warriors4* Los Angeles Clippers @ Golden State Warriors – O236.5

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#5 Auburn Tigers @ #1 Virginia Cavaliers -5.5

Auburn Tigers: Auburn has provided much of the surprise in this year’s NCAA tournament, having largely rolled through opponents thus far. They knocked off multiple giants based on seeding and national prowess,  #1 North Carolina, #2 Kentucky and #4 Kansas, while maintaining a ruthless and consistent playing style. However, there shouldn’t have been this much […]

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Picks of the Day – 4/5/2019

4* San Antonio Spurs -6 @ Washington Wizards — The Spurs we’re embarrassed in Denver on Wednesday and looked rather lost without Gregg Popovich manning the sidelines. I expect this team to come out much more composed and in sync to solidify the 7th spot for the playoffs. 4* Detroit Pistons @ Oklahoma City Thunder […]

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The Fallout IF Kevin Durant Joins the New York Knicks

This offseason marks a critical juncture for the Golden State Warriors and their reigning 2-time NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant. Durant’s addition to the team has resulted in a huge success and the creation of an (almost) unstoppable lineup of current All-Stars and budding stars of the past. However, the Warriors successes have largely been […]

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Pick of the Day – 4/2/2019

5* Houston Rockets -5 @ Sacramento Kings – The Kings have failed to hang with the Rockets for the large part of their last 40 meetings. Over that span, Houston has dominated Sacramento by a record of 35-6 and has played 75% of those 41 games to a margin greater than 5 points. The Kings […]

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