Category: NBA

NBA Update — All four series knotted at 1-1

Published on Thursday, 5/10/13, at 7:59 a.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards When Golden St. got done polishing off a 100-91 win last night at San Antonio, the NBA’s version of...

Heat, Spurs heavily favored in Game 1’s tonight

Published on Monday, 5/6/13, at 5:08 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards Chicago advanced to the Eastern Conference semifinals by going into Brooklyn and drilling the Nets 99-93 as a seven-point...

Hawks looking to stave off elimination

Published on Friday, 5/3/13, at 12:26 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards **Pacers at Hawks** –The home team has won all five games in this series both straight up and against...

Bulls, Warriors looking to close tonight

Published on Thursday, 5/2/13, at 12:30 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards With a 3-2 series lead as this best-of-seven series shifts back to the Windy City, Chicago will try to...

Ouch! Thunder’s Westbrook out indefinitely

Published on Friday, 4/26/13, at 1:09 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards Oklahoma City’s chances to return to the NBA Finals for a second straight season took a huge hit Friday...

Heat heavily favored in Game 3 at Milwaukee

Published on Thursday, 4/25/13, at 10:35 a.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards **Miami at Milwaukee** –Miami (68-16 straight up, 47-37 against the spread) took a 2-0 series advantage with Tuesday’s 98-86...

Warriors still attractive as rich ‘dogs sans D-Lee

Published on Tuesday, 4/23/13, at 1:00 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards On Saturday in Game 1, I backed Golden St. for an easy winner as an eight-point underdog in its...

NBA Power Rankings

Published on Monday, 3/4/13, at 2:25 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards 1-Heat 2-Spurs 3-Thunder 4-Clippers 5-Grizzlies 6-Pacers 7-Nuggets 8-Knicks 9-Hawks 10-Bulls 11-Nets 12-Celtics 13-Lakers 14-Warriors 15-Rockets 16-Jazz 17-Bucks 18-Mavericks 19-Trail...

NBA Power Rankings

Published on Tuesday, 2/12/13, at 4:17 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards 1-Heat 2-Thunder 3-Clippers 4-Spurs 5-Nuggets 6-Knicks 7-Pacers 8-Bulls 9-Nets 10-Grizzlies 11-Warriors 12-Hawks 13-Celtics 14-Rockets 15-Jazz 16-Lakers 17-Trail Blazers 18-Mavericks...

White favored to win NBA Dunk Contest

Published on Friday, 2/8/13, at 5:23 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards Odds provided by Bovada. Who will win the NBA Sprite Slam-Dunk Contest? James White (NYK) 5/4 Gerald Green (IND)...

NBA Notes – Horford and Zaza ‘out’ tonight

Published on Wednesday, 1/23/13, at 1:21 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards –As of early this afternoon, Atlanta was a 3.5-point favorite at Charlotte. The Hawks have already lost Lou Williams,...