Basketball

This week in the NBA: All-Star rosters revealed

| 28.01.2019

Odds and preview of NBA action The action came thick and fast again this week as, Houston Rockets and Philadelphia 76ers, the top two point-scorers in the league locked horns. 76ers came out 121-93 winners to consolidate their top-four position in the East. But after praising Indiana Pacers in recent weeks, their play-off hopes have been rocked by the season-ending injury of shooting guard Victor ... more...

This week in the NBA: London, Rockets and Cousins feature

| 22.01.2019

Odds and review of the NBA action We can only really start in one place when looking back on last week’s action. That is London, where the Washington Wizards fought back to defeat the New York Knicks in a tight tussle in the English capital. Wizards’ Bradley Beal top scored with 26 points and is now drawing many admirers from around the game. But it was Oklahoma City Thunder’s win over Philadelphi... more...

This week in the NBA: Welcome to London

| 14.01.2019

Odds and review of the NBA action Another week down as the season prepares itself for the annual jaunt across the Atlantic and rocks up in London on Thursday. There’s been some cracking matches played in the English capital and now it’s the turn of New York Knicks and Washington Wizards. Both sides are looking to put a string of wins together in the Eastern Conference with the likes of Bradley Bea... more...

This week in the NBA: Should Doncic really become an All-Star in 2019?

| 08.01.2019

Odds and review of the NBA action We are now fully in the heart of the action and there are some recurring themes that are starting to reveal themselves. James Harden is grabbing Houston Rockets by the scruff of the neck. Toronto Raptors still sit pretty at the top of the East and it looks like there are no signs of life at the Cleveland Cavaliers – for now. However it’s rookie Luka Doncic making ... more...

This week in the NBA: Trading talk heats up

| 24.12.2018

Odds and review of the NBA action The NBA world was dominated by trade talk last week as each team begins to get a feel for where they need to make additions. Toronto Raptors still lead the way in the East, but did lose three of their five games last week. Denver Nuggets are one of the teams that netted a victory over the Raptors. They sit top of the West, ahead of Oklahoma City Thunder and defend... more...

This week in the NBA: Who’s made a splash in the first quarter?

| 03.12.2018

Odds and review of the NBA action It’s been a frantic start to the 2018-19 NBA campaign. We’ve seen the Golden State Warriors not looking so invincible after all. LA Lakers still striving for consistency and some real throwback moments from Vince Carter and Derrick Rose. As the first quarter came and went last week we break down some of the standout performers from the first few months… Winners LA... more...

This week in the NBA: All Hail King Carter

| 27.11.2018

Odds and review of the NBA action Yet another frenzied week in the NBA has seen even more storylines coming to the surface. Kemba Walker and Kyrie Irving gave us a lesson in net-busters as they both ran up 40+ point scores. The LA Lakers are still trying to find some level of consistency and what about Golden State? We peer into the world of the US’s elite ‘ballers and pick out some of the week’s ... more...

This week in the NBA: The Warriors not so Golden

| 19.11.2018

Odds and previews of the NBA action There’s never a quiet week in the NBA and last week was no different. Whether it be questions around Golden State  longevity at the top, player-power or the on-floor action, it’s delivering week on week. So we dive into all the big talking points and pick out what you may have missed on and off the court. Winners Houston Rockets After an indifferent start t... more...

The week in NBA: LeBron-inspired Lakers on the way up

| 12.11.2018

Odds and previews of the NBA action The 2018-19 NBA season may only be a handful of weeks old but some big talking points are already threatening to be defining. It looks like we will have a different name in the NBA championship game for the first time in five years. And with the Lakers now starting to show up in the Western Conference, we take a look at all the goings on in the week that was… Wi... more...

Weekend Talking Points: Man United falter and Titans thrash Patriots

| 12.11.2018

NBA and Bundesliga also feature It’s been another huge weekend of sport, from Premier League crackers to crucial Bundesliga clashes – as well as action across the Atlantic. We take a look back at five major talking points, kicking off with the NFL where Mike Vrabel’s men pulled off one of the season’s most eye-catching results… Titans get playoff revenge to leave Patriots reeling It was a we... more...