Basketball

Toronto Raptors fancied to extend perfect NBA record

| 07.11.2015

Daniel Coyle, American Sports Correspondent | November 6, 2015 Toronto Raptors will be gunning for a sixth straight victory of the NBA season when they visit the Orlando Magic on Friday night as 6.5-point road favourites with Coral. The Raptors have stormed out of the gate with five SU and ATS wins, including a gutsy performance on Wednesday night, outscoring the Thunder in the fourth quarter by a... more...

Undefeated Pistons and Raptors favoured in midweek matches

| 03.11.2015

Daniel Coyle, American Sports Correspondent | November 3, 2015 Detroit Pistons will be gunning for a fourth straight win to start their NBA season when they hit the hard court on Tuesday night against Indiana Pacers as 5.5-point favourites in basketball betting with Coral. The Pistons posted three straight upset victories in four nights last week, including a 98-94 defeat of Chicago Bulls on Frida... more...

Timberwolves’ young guns visit Nuggets as NBA underdogs

| 30.10.2015

Daniel Coyle, American Sports Correspondent | October 30, 2015 T-Wolves aiming for successive wins Minnesota Timberwolves will be gunning for a second straight victory to open their NBA campaign when they visit Denver Nuggets on Friday night as 4.5-point underdogs in NBA betting with Coral. The T-Wolves kicked off their season in style on Wednesday night, overcoming a 15-point deficit in the third... more...

Cavaliers open NBA season as Championship favourites

| 27.10.2015

Daniel Coyle, American Sports Correspondent | October 27, 2015 Bulls face Cleveland in Conference semi rematch The 2015/16 NBA season gets underway on Tuesday night with the Chicago Bulls playing host to the defending Eastern Conference champions Cleveland Cavaliers as 3.5-point favourites with Coral. Chicago look to avenge their loss to Cleveland in last campaign’s Conference semi-final, wh... more...

NBA team profiles for 2015/16 season: Southwest Division

| 27.10.2015

Daniel Coyle, American Sports Correspondent | October 27, 2015 2015/16 Southwest Division NBA team profiles San Antonio Spurs will be looking to avenge their early playoff loss, and have the firepower to contend for their fifth NBA title since 2003, but face stiff competition in the NBA’s most talented division. With James Harden in MVP form and Dwight Howard looking towards free agency, Hou... more...

Coral giveaway 2/1 on LeBron James scoring in NBA opener

| 27.10.2015

Jamie Clark, Sports Editor | October 27, 2015 To celebrate the start of the new NBA season, Coral are offering new customers a terrific 2/1 price for basketball’s household name LeBron James to score in the opening contest of the campaign. Punters who sign up can stake £10 on this crazy special, which is effectively printing money for you! Make a quick buck as they stay stateside with Coral,... more...

NBA team profiles for 2015/16 season: Northwest Division

| 26.10.2015

Daniel Coyle, American Sports Correspondent | October 26, 2015 2015/16 Northwest Division NBA team profiles Oklahoma City is expected to return to their familiar spot atop the Northwest Division standings after a year in the wilderness and out of playoff contention. Portland Trail Blazers won 51 games, but suffered yet another playoff failure before seeing their core depart this summer by trade an... more...

NBA team profiles for 2015/16 season: Pacific Division

| 23.10.2015

Daniel Coyle, American Sports Correspondent | October 23, 2015 2015/16 Pacific Division NBA team profiles The Pacific Division will once again feature the best and the worst of the NBA, with defending champions Golden State Warriors battling the hard-luck Los Angeles Clippers for the regional title. Meanwhile, Phoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings and Los Angeles Lakers are each expected to finish deep i... more...

NBA team profiles for 2015/16 season: Southeast Division

| 23.10.2015

Daniel Coyle, American Sports Correspondent | October 23, 2015 2015/16 Southeast Division NBA team profiles Atlanta Hawks ran away with the Southeast crown a year ago, winning 60 contests, and leading the pack by 14 games. But with Miami Heat rebounding from the loss of LeBron James, and Washington Wizards looking to be a fixture in the postseason, the Hawks will be hard-pressed to repeat. It is a... more...

NBA team profiles for 2015/16 season: Central Division

| 23.10.2015

Daniel Coyle, American Sports Correspondent | October 22, 2015 2015/16 Central Division NBA team profiles Led by MVP favourite, LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers are expected to repeat as Central Division champs, and challenge for their first NBA title. Chicago Bulls are desperate for a return to the Finals, but will start yet another season with Derrick Rose on the sidelines. A rapidly improv... more...