12/8 NBA Picks

Results: 5-5 LOSS—-Nuggets 1st Half -2 (-105) WIN—-Clippers 1st Quarter -2.5 (-115) LOSS—-Clippers 1st Half -4 (-115) WIN—-Clippers -8.5 (-115) LOSS—-Dallas 1st Quarter -2.5 (-120) LOSS—-Dallas 1st Half -4.5 (-105) LOSS—-Dallas -8.5 (-115) WIN—-Lakers 1st Quarter -3.5 (-125) WIN—-Lakers 1st Half -6 (-115) WIN—-Lakers -11 (-105) This page will be updated throughout the day asContinue reading “12/8 NBA Picks”

12/7 NBA Picks Recap

Yesterday I said I was rolling with the Dallas Mavs and MVP candidate, Luka Doncic, against the struggling New Orleans Pelicans, taking the Mavs in the first quarter, first half, and for the entire game. Unfortunately the Mavs first quarter pick resulted in a push, but the other 2 picks were winners with relative ease.Continue reading “12/7 NBA Picks Recap”

12/4 NBA Picks Recap and Updated Philly -8.5 @ Washington

Yesterday 5 picks were made, with the featured pick being the Phoenix Suns -2 @ the Orlando Magic. That pick definitely did not turn out so well. I had believed that the Magic would be a bit too winded after playing in Washington the night before, and being without a few key players was goingContinue reading “12/4 NBA Picks Recap and Updated Philly -8.5 @ Washington”

12/4 NBA Picks

I’m going to start doing these differently now. Instead of trying to write out an entire article for each individual pick, I’m going to pick one to go in depth on, and just include the rest of my picks at the bottom. Tonight’s featured pick: Phoenix Suns -2 @ Orlando Magic Why I like thisContinue reading “12/4 NBA Picks”

NBA Pick: Houston -6.5 @ San Antonio

Gametime: 8:30PM EST These are two teams going in complete opposite directions. The Houston Rockets are rolling, winning 7 out of their last 10, behind their dynamic guard tandem in James Harden and Russell Westbrook. All 3 losses were to playoff teams. The Rockets destroyed the Hawks in their last game, winning 158-111, with HardenContinue reading “NBA Pick: Houston -6.5 @ San Antonio”

NBA Pick Recap, Indiana -9.5 @ Memphis- Win

Yesterday I wrote about why I liked the Pacers to cover the -9.5 spread against the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday night. My main points were that Memphis already played the day before on the road, and they were without their best player, along with a couple other key pieces. My argument against the pick wasContinue reading “NBA Pick Recap, Indiana -9.5 @ Memphis- Win”

Against the Spread-NBA

When I go on Bovada or any other gambling website to take a look at the against-the-spread (ATS) lines for the NBA, what exactly am I looking for? What goes into my decision-making process when I decide that I want to bet $1,100 on the Pelicans -3 to beat the Blazers by 4 or moreContinue reading “Against the Spread-NBA”