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NBA Players Overwhelmingly Want to Resume Season, Hockey Enters Phase II

NBA Players Overwhelmingly Want to Resume Season, Hockey Enters Phase II

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and Zach Lowe reported last week that NBA teams were expecting the league to issue guidelines for a resumption of play by June 1. The NBA's Board of Governors has a meeting this Friday which is expected to provide further clarity on plans to return.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/26/2020

NBA Talks of Resuming Season in Orlando, MLB to Present Players With New Proposal

NBA Talks of Resuming Season in Orlando, MLB to Present Players With New Proposal

The NBA has entered into exploratory conversations with the Walt Disney Company about restarting the remainder of its season at Disney's ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, Florida, in late July, NBA spokesperson Mike Bass told ESPN Saturday.  The remainder of the season was put on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, May/23/2020

NBA Teams Allowed to Test Asymptomatic Players, Staff for Coronavirus

NBA Teams Allowed to Test Asymptomatic Players, Staff for Coronavirus

As the NBA inches closer to resuming its season, it was announced on Friday that testing can now be conducted on asymptomatic players at some facilities.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, May/08/2020

NBA Conference Call Friday as League Gets Closer to Making Return Decision

NBA Conference Call Friday as League Gets Closer to Making Return Decision

The NBA and the National Basketball Players Association are scheduled to host a conference call for all players Friday to field and address such concerns, sources told ESPN's Ramona Shelburne.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, May/07/2020

Vegas Makes Formal Offer for NBA to Finish Season, Orlando Favored

Vegas Makes Formal Offer for NBA to Finish Season, Orlando Favored

According to The New York Times, Las Vegas officials have sent in a formal offer to the NBA to have them finish the season there. Their offer included:

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/03/2020

MGM Grand in Las Vegas Wants to Host NBA ‘Bubble’ with Courts, Lounges, Spas, Even Gambling

MGM Grand in Las Vegas Wants to Host NBA ‘Bubble’ with Courts, Lounges, Spas, Even Gambling

The MGM Grand in Las Vegas has stepped forward to say it wants to host NBA bubble games, those without spectators, should the league wish to complete its season.  The COVID-19 pandemic resulted in a pause of the NBA 2020 season as well as most sports globally.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, May/02/2020

NBA Contemplates Starting 2020-21 Season in December

NBA Contemplates Starting 2020-21 Season in December

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and the NBA board of governors continued discussions Friday about delaying the start of the 2020-2021 season until December, sources told ESPN.  It would likely begin just prior to Christmas, which is one of the biggest game days for the league.  The current season is on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic that has shut down sports globally. 

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, May/01/2020

Lebron: 'Nobody I Know Wants to Cancel Season', NHL Eyes Mid-May for Practice

Lebron: 'Nobody I Know Wants to Cancel Season', NHL Eyes Mid-May for Practice

It's still not known when the NBA season is set to restart, or if it actually will.  LA Lakers star Lebron James believes everyone in the league wants a reboot.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Apr/30/2020

The NBA is Reopening Their Practice Facilities: NHL Reboot Plans Intensify

The NBA is Reopening Their Practice Facilities: NHL Reboot Plans Intensify

In a sign that the NBA could be about to reboot its season, the league has announced that practice facilities can reopen in states that no longer have stay-at home or shelter-at-home orders.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Apr/25/2020

NBA Draft Needs for Bottom Five Teams

NBA Draft Needs for Bottom Five Teams

It is pretty clear that for a team that falls into the bottom five of the league, that they need more talent. This 2020 class features a whole lot of it, and so a few lucky teams that land the top picks will have a chance to improve significantly in 2020-21.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/15/2020

NBA2K20 - Odds to Win the Virtual League - Where to Bet Online

NBA2K20 - Odds to Win the Virtual League - Where to Bet Online

The odds to win NBA2K20 are available for betting now at Jazz Sports, and no coronavirus pandemic is getting in the way of this virtual sport.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Apr/13/2020

Teams United in Pushing NBA Draft Back, King James Wants to Play

Teams United in Pushing NBA Draft Back, King James Wants to Play

In light of the current coronavirus pandemic, many NBA teams are united in hopes of encouraging the league office to push the date of the draft from June 25 to no sooner than Aug. 1, sources tell ESPN.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Apr/12/2020

Exclusive NBA2K20 SIM on Ace Starting Monday April 13th

Exclusive NBA2K20 SIM on Ace Starting Monday April 13th

During these unprecedented times in the world do to the COVID-19 virus everyone has been effected in one way or another. With that being said, the sports and gambling landscape has changed drastically for the moment with all major sports being postponed or cancelled indefinitely. Sports will eventually come back, however in the meantime there is a new and popular betting trend that has taken over the gambling business, which is betting on Simulation video games.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/11/2020

HORSE Game Participants Revealed, Bookmakers Compromised by NBA 2K Results Leak

HORSE Game Participants Revealed, Bookmakers Compromised by NBA 2K Results Leak

Chris Paul, Trae Young and Zach LaVine are among the players slated to take part in a proposed competition of HORSE among NBA players.  We will most certainly find odds on this competition.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Apr/08/2020

NBA H.O.R.S.E Competition Betting Odds Anticipated

NBA H.O.R.S.E Competition Betting Odds Anticipated

ESPN.com’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported Sunday that the NBA and ESPN were in talks of televising a H-O-R-S-E competition involving several high-profile players with odds expected to be posted at Bookmaker.eu should this come into fruition.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Apr/05/2020

Nets Now Symptom Free as Cuban Says He Has 'No Idea" When NBA Season Will Resume

Nets Now Symptom Free as Cuban Says He Has 'No Idea" When NBA Season Will Resume

The Brooklyn Nets confirmed Tuesday that all players are now symptom-free from coronavirus.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/01/2020

5 Ways the NBA Can Finish the 2020 Season

5 Ways the NBA Can Finish the 2020 Season

Nearly all sportsbooks were offering future bets on the 2020 NBA Championship despite the season being postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Mar/30/2020

Lakers vs. Bucks Playoff Series Lines 2020

Lakers vs. Bucks Playoff Series Lines 2020

The NBA has yet to announce dates to resume the 2020 season, but that hasn't stopped BetOnline from releasing lines on one potential series.  In fact, this could be this year's NBA Finals.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Mar/24/2020

Giannis and LeBron Top the NBA MVP Ladder

Giannis and LeBron Top the NBA MVP Ladder

It’s been a long and quite exciting NBA season so far, where we’ve seen many teams and players go even beyond what we expected, in the hopes of clinching a playoff spot. About 62 to 64 games have been played by each team so far, and that means we’re very close to the end of the regular season; 18 to 20 games or so. Nothing is set on stone yet; however, we’re starting to get a first glance of what the post season could look like, teams are starting to claim their spots, and of course, superstars are doing their best to help their teams achieve the ultimate goal, which is to get to the NBA Finals and fight for a ring.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/19/2020

NBA Contingency Plans Coming to Light

The NBA is awaiting the league's financial projections on lost revenues, which are expected to be shared with them soon, sources said. 

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Mar/18/2020

NBA Anticipates Mid to Late-June Return

NBA Anticipates Mid to Late-June Return

Sources tell ESPN that NBA team owners are bracing for a mid to late-June return at best.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Mar/15/2020

Small Glimmer of Hope as NCAA Would Consider Postponed Tournament

The NCAA considered the top 16 teams in the nation playing an extended weekend tournament starting on that Friday concluding with a Final on Monday.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Mar/14/2020

NBA Owners Pushing for Reevlatuation of Suspension in 30 Days

NBA Owners Pushing for Reevlatuation of Suspension in 30 Days

NBA owners are encouraging commissioner Adam Silver to reevaluate the league's suspension of play in 30 days, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Mar/12/2020

NCAA Cancels March Madness Tournament

The NCAA has announced that the Division I men’s and women’s 2020 basketball tournaments have been canceled because of the coronavirus and its evolving threat to public health.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/12/2020

Big Ten, SEC, American Cancel Conference Tournaments

Big Ten, SEC, American Cancel Conference Tournaments

The Big Ten, SEC and American Athletic Conference have canceled their conference tournaments, the leagues announced Thursday

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Mar/12/2020

College Basketball Betting – Syracuse Orange vs. Louisville Cardinals

College Basketball Betting – Syracuse Orange vs. Louisville Cardinals

Syracuse vs. Louisville game to be played in front of an empty arena as Bookmaker opens Louisville -5.5

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Mar/12/2020

Books Pull NBA Futures With News Season Has Been Suspended Until Further Notice

Books have pulled NBA futures as the league cancelled the remainder of the season until further notice following Wednesday night's games.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/11/2020

What Happens to My Bet When a Game is Suspended or Postponed

With the Duke vs. North Carolina game cancelled due to inclement weather cancelled, this is a good time to answer the question: What happens to my bet when a game is suspended or postponed?

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Mar/11/2020

College Basketball Betting – Saint Mary’s Gaels vs. Gonzaga Bulldogs

College Basketball Betting – Saint Mary’s Gaels vs. Gonzaga Bulldogs

Gonzaga line moves to -9.5 versus Saint Mary's

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Mar/10/2020

College Basketball Betting – ACC Tournament Preview 2020

ACC no longer dominant entering this year's NCAA Men's College Basketball Tournament

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Mar/09/2020

Breaking News

Poker Pro Accused of Collusion, Sportsbook Inks DC Deal

Poker Pro Accused of Collusion, Sportsbook Inks DC Deal

Just days after another popular poker pro was accused of cheating, news broke that Anton Wigg is claiming Mikita Badziakouski of Colluding in the $10K WSOP Circuit Event.

North Korea Accused of Cyber Attacks on Crypto Exchanges

The Justice Department has accused a network of North Korean and Chinese citizens of secretly advancing North Korea’s nuclear weapons program by channeling at least $2.5 billion in illicit payments through hundreds of front companies.

Is Draftkings Sportsbook Legal From Louisiana?

Is Draftkings Sportsbook Legal From Louisiana?

Draftkings does not accept customers from the great state of Louisiana.  A number of other top online sportsbooks are accessible from the state, including Jazz Sports, which is offering a generous welcome bonus with a maximum of $1000.