The upcoming NBA Finals are set to kick off to yet another round of LeBron meets the Golden State Warriors. The Warriors are a huge favorite in this series and nobody is giving the Cavaliers a chance. LeBron James carried the team to a seventh game against the Boston Celtics and night after night throughout the playoffs he was the hero. The oddsmakers have gone nuts, can they be beat?
LeBron’s heroics have brought the Cavaliers back from the dead and now they are moving on to face a machine of a team in the Warriors. Can they overcome the deck that is stacked against them, can LeBron will his team to yet another series victory in the 2018 NBA Finals? This remains to be seen and nobody know for sure but you can bet there will be some great story lines. The bookies are looking for players and are still offering big NBA player bonuses.
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The warriors have the same cast of characters and nothing much has changed over the last season. They are methodical and they know how to win when their back are against the wall; they did it in Houston. The Rockets played very well in the first half of the regular of game seven and it looked like they had finally silenced the ever powerful Warriors but that third quarter magic got the best of the Rockets and the fourth quarter was never in doubt. This Warriors team is a buzz saw and they are afraid of nobody. They will be extremely hard to take down but if anybody can do it, it’s LeBron James.
There are more than a few great ways to beat the sportsbook at their own game. Take a look at a totals and how they might fatten up the pocketbook in the next couple of weeks.
Betting totals gives you a break and here is how. Number one you will never bet with your heart, your feelings or emotion. You will never bet on a whim or with a gut feeling. None of these ways of betting will win over the long haul, avoid them at all cost!
NBA Basketball Live Lines and another Prop or Two
There are several ways to bet totals the first and most popular way is to bet the total of the entire game. Totals are usually set at a standard of -110, this is the money portion of the bet. Bookies charge a commission and the -10 is the commission. Think of this in terms of money. -110 is $1.10, this is what i means to the bookies and this is how you should always look at it. The commission or (the juice) is the – .10, the .10 cents.
Dallas Mavericks vs. Phoenix Suns O/U 224.5 -110
This means that if you want to bet the combined total to go over 224.5, the score must go to 225 in order for you to win the game. If you want to bet the under, the total can go to 224 but not over or you will lose the bet.
Another popular way of betting totals is to bet after the game has started. This is called live wagering or in game betting lines. Most of the online bookies offer this and it can be a great bet or it can be a bad bet. You must do some quick math and decide how you want to go, either over or under. Be sure to look at all the options available to you for betting on the NBA and make your move on the totals. Do your research and make the most educate decision that you can.