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The Toronto Raptors finished with the best record in the Eastern Conference and should make the playoffs in 2018-19. (Image: Getty)

As Rosters Gel, Oddsmakers Set Lines for Last Teams to Make NBA Playoffs

Who will be the 16 basketball teams to make the NBA Playoffs this season? The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook has put out their lines for all 30 possibilities, revealing the shifts a few key player moves can make. The Western Conference should again be the dominant of the two divisions, […]

Charles Oakley (center) pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor charge that allowed him to avoid jail time after a cheating incident at the Cosmopolitan. (Image: Sporting News)

Charles Oakley Pleads No Contest in Cosmopolitan Casino Cheating Case

Former New York Knicks star Charles Oakley pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor charge of disorderly conduct, a move his lawyers say will fully resolve the casino cheating accusations leveled against him by the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Oakley was arrested by Nevada Gaming Control Board agents on July 8 […]

LeBron James is the next superstar to hit Los Angeles, but can he lead the Lakers deep into the playoffs? (Image: Los Angeles Lakers)

Bettors Should Look to NBA Win Totals for Surprise Over/Under Opportunities

The NBA win totals were released this week by the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook and the usual suspects were at the top of the list, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t some value picks for clever bettors. But first, some questions … Will LeBron James make the Lakers a playoff […]

Carmelo Anthony will play with the Houston Rockets last season, signing for the veteran’s minimum after clearing waivers and leaving the Atlanta Hawks. (Image: NBAE/Getty)

Carmelo Anthony Clears Waivers, Signs with Houston Rockets for $2.4M

Carmelo Anthony cleared waivers on Wednesday evening, allowing him to complete his circuitous journey to the Houston Rockets. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Anthony will now sign a one-year deal with the Rockets for $2.4 million, the NBA minimum salary for a veteran. Long Journey to Houston While it has […]

The NBA and MGM Resorts announced a partnership that will make MGM the official betting partner of the league. (Image: Nick M. Do/Getty)

NBA and MGM Announce Gambling Partnership, First for Major American Sports League

The NBA announced Tuesday that they had reached a deal with MGM Resorts International to make the Las Vegas casino giant its official gambling partner, the first such arrangement for a major professional sports league in the United States. The agreement will see MGM become the official gaming partner of […]