Green vs. Brown and the decline of respect in the NBA

It’s an in-game gamble Draymond Green of the Golden State Warriors has made more than eleven in these NBA playoffs. On nights Green has been assessed one technical foul — and Sunday’s Game 2 of the NBA Finals was the most recent occasion — he has promptly behaved as though it’s highly unlikely he’ll be … Read more

Heat’s Pat Riley sets challenge for Kyle Lowry

MIAMI As Pat Riley summed up his team’s ride through the 2021-22 NBA season, the thrust Monday at FTX Arena from the Miami Heat president was of his players being better versions of themselves going forward. He spoke of Tyler Herro needing strides on the defensive end, Bam Adebayo being more aggressive on the offensive … Read more

Celtics vs. Warriors Game 2 odds, predictions: Enticing props

The Boston Celtics posted a comeback for the ages in Game 1 of the NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors. Game 2 is set to be another rendition of must-see television. With a game of data under our belts to add to the equation, let’s take a look at the best bets for Game … Read more

Celtics vs. Warriors prediction, odds

Commercial Content 21+ A Game 1 collapse from Golden State leads us all to question where this series is headed. Obviously, Stephen Curry was a different animal in the first half with his impressive six 3-pointers made. In the first quarter, the Warriors had an impressive 133.3 offensive rating. The Celtics immediately countered with a … Read more

Celtics’ Al Horford dominates after lengthy NBA Finals wait

Jayson Tatum can win games single-handedly. But Boston proved he doesn’t have to. Even with Tatum struggling in Thursday’s NBA Finals opener, it didn’t matter. Not with that defense. Not with that fourth quarter. And not with Al Horford. As Tatum suffered through a rare off night, Horford was nothing less than brilliant in his … Read more

Celtics vs. Warriors best bets, player props for the NBA Finals Game 1 tonight

Commercial Content 21+ Celtics vs. Warriors Game 1 of the NBA Finals will be live tonight at 9 pm EST on ABC. A few notes worth discussing for Game 1 tonight and player prop bets. The Warriors are performing significantly better in the second half compared to the first half during the playoffs. Stats provided … Read more

Celtics-Warriors NBA Finals series preview, predictions, MVP best bets

Commercial Content 21+ Butler, for three! Short, and the Celtics win it! Let’s stop criticizing the shot selection for a second and understand, that everyone in the building thought it was going in. Regardless, Butler came up short on the shot and the Heat were just a few inches away from the most ridiculous comeback … Read more

Draymond Green, Kevin Durant in Twitter feud before NBA Finals

Former Warriors teammates Draymond Green and Kevin Durant have different recollections of the NBA Finals runs they had together. The All-Stars went back and forth in a Twitter spat Tuesday after Green argued on “The Colin Cowherd Podcast” that Stephen Curry was double-teamed more than Durant in the Finals while they were teammates. Green was … Read more

Steph Curry-Marcus Smart matchup key

This Celtics-Warriors NBA Finals will be rife with juicy storylines, from the league’s biggest blue blood to today’s greatest dynasty. But on the court, the single most important matchup will be Golden State’s Steph Curry against Boston’s Marcus Smart. The deadeye who changed how an entire generation shot right over defenses against the first guard … Read more

Celtics vs. Heat Game 7 predictions, odds: Best bets today

Commercial Content 21+ Celtics vs. Heat Game 7 in Miami. We’ve heard this story before, but there is no Rajon Rondo or Kevin Garnett. There is also no LeBron James, although, you wouldn’t know it if you watched Game 6 on Friday. Echoing James’ heroic Game 6 performance against the Celtics in 2012, Jimmy Butler … Read more