Bucks vs. Raptors Odds, Prediction: Game 3 NBA Playoffs

Toronto Raptors coach Nick Nurse is adopting Fresh Prince Coach Smiley’s philosophy, but substituting Will for Kawhi in the key principle of “Pass it to Will.” [Read entire story]

Warriors vs. Trail Blazers Odds, Prediction: Game 3 NBA Playoffs

The Warriors survived a scare in a 114-111 win over the Trail Blazers in Game 2 of their Western Conference Finals series. After completing the home sweep, Golden State will try to keep its foot on the gas. [Read entire story]

Pelicans Move Up Seven Spots to Win No. 1 Pick

New Orleans moved from the No. 7 to the No. 1 spot in this year’s NBA draft on Tuesday night and can take Zion Williamson in June’s NBA draft. The Pelicans had only a 6% chance of winning Tuesday’s lottery. The Pelicans win in the lottery ended a wild night for the NBA in which three teams – the Pelicans… [Read entire story]

Raptors vs Bucks Odds, Prediction: Game 1 NBA Playoffs

It’s a superstar matchup between Giannis Antetokounmpo and Kawhi Leonard as the Toronto Raptors head into Milwaukee as underdogs for Wednesday’s Game 1. [Read entire story]

Trail Blazers vs. Warriors Odds, Prediction: Game 1 NBA Odds

With Kevin Durant and DeMarcus Cousins sidelined, the Golden State Warriors will continue to lean on Steph Curry, who exploded for 33 second-half points in Game 6 on the road in Houston after being held scoreless throughout the first half. [Read entire story]

76ers vs. Raptors Odds, Prediction: Game 7 NBA Playoffs

Through six games this matchup between the 76ers and Raptors has been as unpredictable as Charles Barkley on a golf course. The seventh and deciding game goes Sunday night in Toronto. [Read entire story]

Nuggets vs. Trail Blazers Odds, Prediction: Game 6 NBA Playoffs

The Denver Nuggets have been mauling Portland inside the paint but head into Game 6 as underdogs on the road as the hometown Trail Blazers try to avoid elimination. [Read entire story]

Harden Injures Both Eyes and “Can Barely See”

Star guard James Harden with the Houston Rockets said following his team’s loss on Tuesday 115-109 in Game 2 of their semifinals series in the NBA Western Conference that he could barely see after being hit in both of his eyes during the first quarter. Harden suffered a lacerated left eyelid and bleeding in each eye but returned to play during the second quarter. He scored 29 points for the game hitting 9 of 19 from the field. However, the Rockets trailed the Warriors 2-0 in the series … [Read entire story]

Trail Blazers vs. Nuggets Odds, Prediction: Game 2 NBA Playoffs

The fact that Damian Lillard scored 39 points with six assists and three rebounds in a loss should be concerning for the Portland Trail Blazers. [Read entire story]

Celtics vs. Bucks Odds, Prediction: Game 2 NBA Playoffs

Al Horford chipped in with 20 points at the offensive end for the Boston Celtics in Game 1 and was a major factor in keeping Giannis Antetokounmpo from going off. [Read entire story]

Andrew Bogut Open To Future Postseason Cameos

Andrew Bogut has enjoyed an incredibly successful postseason return to his former team, the Golden State Warriors. So much so that he might make it a yearly thing, according to EPSN. After retiring from the NBA, Andrew Bogut returned home to Australia. He played the 2018/2019 regular season with the Sydney Kings of the Australian National Basketball League. Andrew Bogut was re-signed as cover and an experienced head for the Warriors’ postseason run … [Read entire story]

Clippers vs. Warriors Odds, Prediction: Game 5 NBA Playoffs

A rematch of last year’s Western Conference final seems unavoidable for the Warriors. Before they can start to worry about James Harden and Chris Paul, the Dubs have to finish off the Clippers. [Read entire story]

Raptors vs. Magic Odds, Prediction: Game 4 NBA Playoffs

Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam only started playing organized hoops seven years ago and is now a shoo-in for the NBA’s Most Improved Player award. [Read entire story]

David Griffin Hopes to Keep Anthony Davis in New Orleans

David Griffin was hired as the new executive vice president of basketball operations for the New Orleans Pelicans on Friday. He replaces general manager Dell Demps, who was fired in the aftermath of the Anthony Davis trade saga. In his formal introduction on Wednesday, David Griffin discussed his plans for the franchise. Somewhat surprisingly, he said he was confident of persuading Anthony Davis to stay in New Orleans. … [Read entire story]

Nuggets vs. Spurs Odds, Prediction: Game 3 NBA Playoffs

Paul Millsap bounced back from a poor performance in the opener to score 20 points on 7-of-10 shooting in the Denver Nuggets’ Game 2 victory. [Read entire story]

Pistons vs. Bucks Odds, Prediction: Game 2 NBA Playoffs

The early blowout in Game 1 allowed Milwaukee Bucks Coach Bud to rest his starters and key players off the bench. The Bucks are double-digit favourites for Game 2. [Read entire story]

Luke Walton Hired as New Sacramento Kings Coach

Ex Los Angeles Lakers coach Luke Walton was officially announced as the new Sacramento Kings head coach on Monday. Luke Walton agreed to a four year contract with the Sacramento Kings on Saturday. This was just one day after he ‘mutually parted ways’ with the Los Angeles Lakers. Additionally, the announcement was made just four days after previous Kings coach Dave Joerger was fired. It’s a change of tack from Kings general manager Vlade Divac, who acted quickly to… [Read entire story]

Philadelphia 76ers Confident Despite Nets Upset

The Philadelphia 76ers are confident of progressing in the playoffs, despite falling to an upset against The Nets on Saturday. The  No. 3 seeded Philadelphia 76ers lost 111 – 102 to the No. 6 seeded Brooklyn Nets in game one of the series. Coach Brett Brown said that the team were regrouping with “classroom type stuff” in preparation for Game 2. Jimmy Butler, though, was much more upbeat about the situation. “We’re fortunate,” Butler said. “We get to play basketball … [Read entire story]

Durant and Beverley Ejected in Warriors Win

On Saturday, Golden State Warriors Kevin Durant and Los Angeles Clippers Patrick Beverley were handed double technical fouls twice and ejected during the fourth quarter of the 121-104 Warriors win over the Clippers in Game 1 of their NBA Western Conference first round playoff series. The pair was each given a technical foul… [Read entire story]

Spurs vs. Nuggets Odds, Prediction: Game 1 NBA Playoffs

After an impressive regular season, can DeMar DeRozan finally break through when it matters the most with the San Antonio Spurs? [Read entire story]

Kevin Durant Call for 16th Technical, Will Not Be Suspended

Golden State star forward Kevin Durant was called for his 16th technical of the NBA regular season on Wednesday in the regular season final versus the Memphis Grizzlies. However, Durant will not be suspended for one game because the number of technical fouls is not carried over to the postseason. Durant was called for this 16th… [Read entire story]

Magic Johnson Steps Down Out Of Nowhere

Magic Johnson stepped down as Lakers president of basketball operations in dramatic fashion in a surprise press conference on Tuesday. The news came as a surprise to everyone, including Lakers team owner Jeanie Buss. Magic Johnson appears not to have told anyone what he was thinking prior to his impromptu announcement. Magic Johnson spoke following coach Luke Walton before the Lakers’ season finale against the Portland Trail Blazers. His decision comes just two years after taking the job. Apparently, after 2 years and 1 LeBron James, Johnson feels he can’t restore the Lakers to their former … [Read entire story]

Hornets vs. Warriors Point Spread: NBA Odds, Prediction

Charlotte lives and dies with its All-Star point guard. Kemba Walker is averaging 28.8 points and nine assists over his last five games. [Read entire story]

Raptors vs. Bulls Point Spread: NBA Odds, Prediction

The Toronto Raptors aren’t going to catch the Milwaukee Bucks for first place in the Eastern Conference, but they do have a great chance of finishing with the second best record in the NBA. [Read entire story]

Golden State Posts 50 Wins for Sixth Consecutive Season

With their 121-114 win on Sunday against the Detroit Pistons, the Golden State Warriors reached the 50-win plateau for the sixth consecutive season. The accomplishment is one the players and coaches take pride in as they continue their historic run into the NBA record books. Following an embarrassing home loss of 35 points on Saturday to Dallas, the Warriors coaches and players were reflective over not just the win to reach 50 but the success the organization has sustained… [Read entire story]

Nets vs. Lakers Point Spread: NBA Odds, Prediction

The Brooklyn Nets did something remarkable earlier this week on their West Coast road swing when they came back from 25 points down in the fourth quarter to win at Sacramento. [Read entire story]

Isaiah Thomas: I Can Play at a High Level Again

Denver Nuggets guard Isaiah Thomas has paid tribute to the Boston Celtics fans after being recognized at TD Garden. Isaiah Thomas was speaking on Monday night after the Nuggets’ 114 – 105 win over the Boston Celtics. It was the first time since being traded away from Boston a year and a half ago that he had a chance to be honoured by the crowd… [Read entire story]

Ibaka and Chriss Ejected Following Punches Being Thrown

Center Serge Ibaka from the Toronto Raptors and forward Marquese Chriss from the Cleveland Cavaliers were both ejected from their game on Monday following a physical altercation between the two. Ibaka fell to the floor after he and Chriss battled for position under the basket at Cleveland’s end of the court as the Raptors had thrown a pass the length of the court that went out of bounds. Ibaka pushed Chriss from behind and at the same time grabbed the Cavaliers player near the neck prior to throwing a punch. In response, Chriss punched at Ibaka before… [Read entire story]

Lakers vs. Bulls Point Spread: NBA Odds, Prediction

With the playoffs out of the question LeBron James will no longer play both games in back-to-back sets and his minutes will be restricted down the stretch. [Read entire story]

Nuggets vs. Warriors Point Spread: NBA Odds, Prediction

The Denver Nuggets have a chance to grab a share of first place in the Western Conference when they travel to the Bay Area to take on Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors. [Read entire story]

Andrew Bogut on “Bonus” Deal with Golden State Warriors

In a relatively quickly completed deal, Australian center Andrew Bogut has rejoined the Golden State Warriors for the season’s remainder. Speculation began on Monday that a number of NBA teams were looking at Andrew Bogut for a postseason push. The 76ers were mooted, but it quickly became clear that the Warriors were the only team with a real chance. Since then, Steph Curry spoke about how great it would be to have Andrew Bogut back. On Tuesday, head coach Steve Kerr confirmed that the deal was done. Andrew… [Read entire story]

James Harden on ‘Perfect Time’ for Houston Rockets

After months of shouldering the burden, James Harden feels that his Houston Rockets team are fully fit and firing. James Harden was speaking to the press after the Rockets’ 115 – 104 win over the Boston Celtics on Sunday. He never seemed very happy to discuss his historic 30 point game streak, which stretched to 32 … [Read entire story]

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