..

Silver Cautiously Optimistic About Orlando Bubble Play

Written by:
Ean Lamb
Published on:
Jul/07/2020

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says he is cautiously optimistic that the league can restart in Orlando the end of this month.


*No hidden fees.  Everything for $5 per player
*Accepts Amazon Cards, Gift cards, Bitcoin
*Open an account in less than a minute
*2 Week Free Trial
*Hundreds of leagues, live betting - 99.9% uptime
*Mobile platform available
*Live dealer casino
*Offices in Costa Rica, Expansion into Philippines
*Mandarin Chinese, 日本人の, 한국, Fillipino, việt
Click here to visit PricePerPlayer.com

All teams selected to take part in the tournament are expected to play though the Brooklyn Nets will be without a number of their top players due to positive tests. 

Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie announced Tuesday that he won't join his team in Orlando after testing positive for the coronavirus a second time.  Dinwiddie had tested positive over a week ago.

“I’m confident, based on the positive cases we’re seeing from our players in the general public around the country that it will be safer on campus than off this campus, in part because we’re going to be doing daily testing. And, incidentally, when our players are not playing — which is the vast majority of the time they’re there — they will be observing physical distancing and wearing masks.

“So it’s a very protected environment. But again, this virus has humbled many. I’m not going to express any higher level confidence than with the protocols (in place) we hope it works as we designed it.”

Silver is encouraged that advances in the understanding of the coronavirus since March will help the NBA deal with potential positive tests.

“We do have the ability to trace, of course, to try to understand where that positive case came from,” Silver said. “We can actually analyze the virus itself and try to track whether, if there’s more than one case, if it’s in essence the same virus, (if) the same genetic variation of the virus that is passed from one player to another, or if two people on the campus have gotten it independently. So those are all things that we’re looking at.

“Certainly,” he added, “if we had any sort of significant spread at all within our campus we would be shut down again.”

- Ean Lamb, Gambling911.com

Basketball Odds News

The Basketball Tournament 2022 Betting Odds

The Basketball Tournament 2022 Betting Odds

The Basketball Tournament (TBT) got underway today on ESPN's family of networks as 64 teams vie for the million-dollar prize.

Golden State Warriors vs Boston Celtics | NBA Finals Game 6 Picks, Predictions & Best Bets

Golden State Warriors vs Boston Celtics | NBA Finals Game 6 Picks, Predictions & Best Bets

The Golden State Warriors are one win away from another NBA championship.  They've gone from a +4 point road dog to +3.5 by mid-afternoon on Thursday.

What is the Total Over, Under Betting Odds Stephen Curry Points Scored - 2022 NBA Finals

What is the Total Over, Under Betting Odds Stephen Curry Points Scored - 2022 NBA Finals

Stephen Curry is the leading scorer for the Golden State Warriors.  His average points per game in 2022 are 25.5.  The Over/Under points scored for Game 5 of the 2022 NBA Finals versus Boston was coming in at 31.5.

Golden State Warriors vs Boston Celtics | NBA Finals Game 4 Picks, Predictions & Best Bets

Golden State Warriors vs Boston Celtics | NBA Finals Game 4 Picks, Predictions & Best Bets

Stephen Curry says he's 'going to play' in Game 4 despite unspecified injury.  The oddsmakers do not appear concerned.  They opened the line at -4 and has stayed firm.  That number was similar to Game 3.

Syndicate