Basketball

This week in the NBA: Magic and Nets end playoff droughts, Westbrook stars

| 08.04.2019

Odds and review of the NBA action Only one play-off spot remains up for debate in the Eastern Conference, and with two games to play, Detroit Pistons are front runners to secure that slot. In the week where Golden State Warriors won their last regular-season game at Oracle Arena, securing the Western Conference title in the process, Orlando Magic and Brooklyn Nets found a route back to the play-of... more...

This week in the NBA: Clippers are soaring whilst Thunder hang on

| 01.04.2019

Odds and preview ahead of the NBA action The light is at the end of the tunnel as we close in on the NBA Play-Offs at the end of this month. For some, the close season can’t come soon enough. The New York Knicks have been tanking for a while in the East, while LeBron James has put his feet up at Los Angeles Lakers and has entered recruitment. On the flip side, we now have the eight qualified teams... more...

This week in the NBA: Tale of two teams in LA

| 25.03.2019

Odds and review of the NBA action The play-off picture is close to being decided in the West, with Sacramento Kings left as the only team with a negative record to have an outside chance of clinching a play-off spot. Four spots have been decided in the Eastern Conference, but there are still seven teams in contention for the remaining four with eight games to go. We won’t be seeing one of the grea... more...

This week in the NBA: LeBron fall-out and Spurs hit form

| 18.03.2019

Odds and review of the NBA action We’re in the final stretch of regular season NBA games, with the play-off picture starting to fill up and become clearer. In the week where the Philadelphia 76ers clinched their play-off spot, Chicago Bulls learned they’d miss out on the post-season. One of the game’s new all-time greats received criticism from players of yesteryear, with the Lakers sitting in dis... more...

This week in the NBA: Zach LaVine and Raptors headline

| 11.03.2019

Odds and review of the NBA action It’s been a week where the Toronto Raptors have risen, the Houston Rockets have refuelled and Golden State Warriors have whimpered. Joe Embiid announced his return to his Philadelphia 76ers side by dropping 33 points on Indiana Pacers. We also have odds on a select few of Tuesday’s game to get you going for the new week. So stick around as we delve deeper into the... more...

This week in the NBA: Luke Walton and Trae Young under the spotlight

| 04.03.2019

Odds and review of the NBA action Milwaukee Bucks became the first team to secure their places in NBA Play-Offs over the weekend. We looked at their star man Giannis Antetekounmpo last week. But stick around here as we examine the rise of Trae Young, why LA Lakers’ season is at a crossroads and Philadelphia 76ers game against Golden State Warriors. Winners Trae Young All the talk surrounding ... more...

This week in the NBA: Lakers, Paul George and a future star share the limelight

| 25.02.2019

Odds and preview of the NBA action The regular season got back underway after the shenanigans of the All-Star Weekend in Charlotte, North Carolina last week. We discover why the Milwaukee Bucks are so good and the reason LeBron James is questioning LA Lakers’ post-season potential. Plus, the New York Knicks broke their 18-match home losing streak with a 130-118 win over San Antonio Spurs. There’s ... more...

This week in the NBA: Team LeBron win high-scoring All-Star contest in Charlotte

| 18.02.2019

Odds and review of NBA action After a weekend of All-Star action in Charlotte, the NBA takes a four-day hiatus before returning early Friday morning with six games. LeBron James and his compiled All-Star side ran out 178-164 over Giannis Antetokounmpo and his side in the attacking showpiece. Lebron picked James Harden for his team, but they’ll be against each other when action returns as the Los A... more...

This week in the NBA: What’s LeBron plotting with his All-Star picks?

| 12.02.2019

Odds and review of NBA action We’re back with another week of talking points in the NBA. The trade deadline came to a close with some big names on the move but others controversially staying put. On the court, the Boston Celtics have some explaining to do while Orlando Magic have pulled a rabbit out of the hat with three wins in their last three games. Marc Gasol has a new team, but we begin with ... more...

This week in the NBA: Porzingis, Davis and LA Lakers all feature

| 04.02.2019

Odds and preview of the NBA action Every week seems to be a busy one in the NBA. But amid the excitement around the Super Bowl, the basketball has wrestled for the limelight by making headlines throughout the week. LA Lakers featured heavily throughout a hectic seven days, whether it was Ivica Zubac hitting his stride or the latest trade talk. But it’s not all about Los Angeles this week as we del... more...