Los Angeles Lakers

Where will LeBron play in 2018-19?

by John Ewing • July 27, 2017

LeBron James will be the top free agent available next season. This year’s free agency isn’t over yet but the oddsmakers, just like the teams in the NBA, are already looking ahead to next summer. Where will LeBron play in 2018-19? BetOnline lists Cleveland (+250) as the favorite. That seems generous given the current state […]

After Summer League MPV, Lonzo Ball favorite to win Rookie of the Year

by John Ewing • July 18, 2017

The oddsmakers at Bovada just released updated odds for the NBA Rookie of the Year award. After winning the Summer League MVP, Lonzo Ball is the favorite. The Los Angeles Lakers’ second overall pick took home the Most Value Player award in the NBA’s Las Vegas Summer League after averaging 16.3 points, 9.3 assists and […]

Where will Paul George play in 2017?

by John Ewing • June 20, 2017

Paul George informed the Indiana Pacers, per a report by The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Sunday that he plans to leave the franchise. George is a free agent after the 2017-18 season. The All-Star forward has made it clear he wants to play for his home town Lakers but which team is the favorite to retain […]

NBA Betting Review 4.6.17

by John Ewing • April 6, 2017

With so much amazing happening it is hard to keep up with the NBA. In case you missed it, here is a recap of all the betting action. Betting Trends (3/30 to 4/5) Underdogs went 29-22 (56.9%) ATS Road teams went 26-25 (51.0%) ATS OVERs went 32-21 (60.4%) Teams with winning records went 18-26 (40.9%) […]

Don’t Overreact to a Bad Loss

by John Ewing • January 23, 2017

The Los Angeles Lakers suffered the worst loss in franchise history when the Dallas Mavericks routed the Lakers 122-73 on Sunday. The 49 point drubbing is the worst defeat this season. How do teams perform after being blown out? First, losses by 40 or more points don’t happen that often. Since 2004, there have been […]

NBA Betting Review 11.10.16

by John Ewing • November 10, 2016

The NBA season continues, here is a recap of all the betting action. Betting Trends (11/3 to 11/9) Favorites went 26-26 (50.0%) ATS Home teams went 28-24 (53.8%) ATS Overs went 26-26 (50.0%) Teams that made playoffs last year: 25-29 (46.3%) ATS Betting against the public (<50% of tickets): 28-25 (52.8%) ATS Biggest Money-line Upsets […]