After being shipped to New Orleans for Anthony Davis in the offseason, the Pelicans’ Brandon Ingram is the favorite to win the NBA’s Most Improved Player of the Year Award, but is Miami’s Bam Adebayo the better bet?
Mike Budenholzer was named the NBA’s Coach of the Year in 2018/19 after leading the Bucks to a league-high 60 wins, so with Milwaukee flirting with 70 Ws this season, logic would suggest he should claim the honor again. See the latest odds here.
The Toronto Raptors are the new favorites to win the Atlantic Division after reeling off a 15-game win streak. Will the Boston Celtics be able to make up 1.5 games in the standing over the season’s final two months?
According to oddsmakers, the Bucks (+250), Lakers (+275) or Clippers (+350) will win the NBA Championship, but with just a few months left in the season, which team should you pick?
Team LeBron and Team Giannis square off in the NBA All-Star Game on Sunday at 8:00 pm EST. We go over the new format changes and recent trends before making a game prediction.
Hoops fans across America will have to be extra diligent in their gift-buying and romancing this Valentine’s Day because their social calendar must remain clear the next night for NBA-related festivities. As always, All-Star Saturday Night will feature the Skills Challenge, Three-Point Contest and Slam Dunk Contest. Let’s check the odds for all three competitions at BetOnline and try and pick some winners.
While the Eastern Conference bracket is almost set in stone, the race in the West could get wild with five franchises battling it out for the last remaining playoff spot. With Denver, Utah, Dallas, Houston and the two LA clubs considered locks to participate in the end-of-year tournament, let’s look at BetOnline and determine what bubble teams will make and miss the postseason.
With more than half the NBA season in the books, oddsmakers consider the following Eastern Conference teams as locks to make the postseason: Milwaukee, Toronto, Miami, Boston, Indiana and Philadelphia. Let’s look at the odds for several Eastern Conference teams to make or miss the playoffs.
After dumping Russell Westbrook and Paul George in the offseason, this was supposed to be a rebuilding year for the Thunder, but Sam Presti’s club sits just five games out of the division lead entering Wednesday night’s action.
Boston has turned out to be the ultimate post-hype sleeper. After not living up to the media’s NBA Finals expectations during a miserable 2018/19 season, the Kyrie-less Celtics are on top of the Atlantic with a 27-11 record.