Online Sportsbooks Report Spike In NFL Wagers

Online Sportsbooks Report Spike In NFL Wagers

The NFL is the most bet on sport for any sports bettor. Dramatic increases in wagers were seen for Week 1 in the NFL. Sportsbooks would not divulge exact numbers, but the popularity for sports betting has clearly exploded. NEW YORK – Both FanDuel and DraftKings reported better opening NFL season numbers than last year’s … Read more

Team USA Zeroes in on Giannis and Team Greece

Giannis Antetokounmpo

Team USA’s Khris Middleton and Brook Lopez are NBA teammates of Giannis Antetokounmpo with the Milwaukee Bucks. Greece is the last team to beat Team USA in the World Cup or Olympics. The knockout stage of FIBA World Cup play begins next week. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Team USA is set to take on Team Greece … Read more

Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving To Sign With Nets, Boost Brooklyn’s Title Odds

Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving

Kevin Durant has agreed to a four-year $164 million deal with the Nets. The Nets will also sign Kyrie Irving and DeAndre Jordan to four-year deals. Reacting to the news, Vegas sportsbooks moves the Nets’ 2020 title odds from +2600 to +1700. LAS VEGAS – If losing the NBA Finals in six games to Toronto … Read more

Clippers, Knicks, Nets, Among Teams Betting Big On 2019 NBA Free Agency

2019 NBA Free Agency

2019 NBA free agents include Kevin Durant, Kawahi Leonard, Klay Thompson, Kyrie Irving, and Jimmy Butler. Kevin Durant will likely miss most, if not all, of next season due to an Achilles injury. The Nets are favored to spend the most on free agents this summer at (-300) betting odds. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – With the … Read more

Kawhi Opts Out, Sets Meetings With Lakers And Clippers

Kawhi Leonard

The NBA Free Agency begins on July 1; however, the moratorium period ends on July 6. The moratorium period allows players to verbally agree to contracts but not officially sign. The Raptors have become the favorite to land Kawhi Leonard LOS ANGELES – The NBA Free Agency period is around the corner and this year … Read more

2020 NBA Title Odds: Should You Really Bet On The Lakers?

Los Angeles Lakers

Now that the Toronto Raptors have captured their first-ever NBA Title win, the next big headline involves the New Orleans Pelicans and the Los Angeles Lakers. The blockbuster Anthony Davis trade has fans and bettors ready to bet big on the Lakers when it comes to 2020 NBA Futures action. The trade has yet to … Read more

NBA To Launch “Last 90” Virtual Betting Game

NBA Last 90

The NBA will launch a new virtual betting game called Last 90. The game will allow bettors to prop bet on simulated NBA games. The NBA will launch Last 90 during the next NBA season. NEW YORK – The NBA announced on Wednesday that they will launch a virtual sports betting game. Some Details Of … Read more

Biggest Props For Zion Williamson, Key Players Ahead Of 2019 NBA Draft

Zion Williamson

Zion Williamson of Duke is expected to be drafted first-overall to the New Orleans Pelicans. The Pelicans also hold the fourth-overall pick in their recent trade with the LA Lakers. Murray State’s Ja Morant is believed to be the second player taken off the board to the Memphis Grizzlies. BROOKLYN, N.Y. – The NBA Draft … Read more

Lakers Are 2020 NBA Finals Favorites Despite Empty Roster Spots

Lakers Are 2020 NBA Finals Favorites

Combined last season, Lebron James and Anthony Davis averaged 53.3 points, 18.5 REB, 12.2 AST, 3 BLK, and 2.9 STL per game. Offshore sportsbooks post different odds, as Bovada (+250) and BetOnline (+350) both favor the Lakers to win in 2020. Davis, a six-time All-Star, has only won 5 of the 9 playoff games he … Read more

The Anthony Davis Saga Continues Despite Pelicans Landing Number 1 Pick

Anthony Davis

The Pelicans had a 6.7% chance to win the top position in the draft. Bettors who chose the Pelicans to receive the number 1 pick recorded odds as high as +1600. Oddsmakers have released lines on where AD will play his first game next year. SECAUCUS, N.J. – Before Tuesday’s NBA Draft Lottery, many were … Read more