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Top NBA Betting Picks of the Week

Top NBA Betting Picks of the Week – November 18th Edition
Written by Jordan Walters on November 18, 2019
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In a bit of a surprise move late last week, the struggling Portland Trail Blazers signed future Hall of Famer Carmelo Anthony to a one-year, non-guaranteed contract. Melo was released after just 10 games last season with Houston and couldn’t find a taker. Not sure Anthony has much left in the tank, but the Blazers needed help in the frontcourt after losing Zach Collins for around four months following shoulder surgery.

Here’s a look at two intriguing early-week matchups around the NBA – including one involving Melo’s Blazers. Check back for Mybookie NBA odds.

Top NBA Betting Picks of the Week – November 18th Edition
Portland Trail Blazers vs New Orleans Pelicans
When: Tuesday, 8 PM ET
TV: NBA TV
Live Stream: NBA League Pass
First meeting of the season between the teams and the Pelicans remain without superstar rookie Zion Williamson. He’s progressing but still not likely to play until early December. This could be Carmelo Anthony’s debut with Portland. The Blazers are hopeful that Anthony can bring an immediate presence to a locker room that needs a jolt. The only cost for the Blazers here is financial, as adding a 15th player will only increase what is already the NBA’s highest luxury-tax bill.

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Updated 2020 NBA Championship Odds

Updated 2020 NBA Championship Odds – October 17th Edition
Written by Eric Williams on October 17, 2019

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With the start of the 2019 NBA regular season less than a week away, now is a perfect time to take a look at the value-packed NBA odds to win the 2019-2020 NBA Championship. Needless to say, following arguably the most exciting offseason in NBA history, along with the dismantling of the perennially-powerful Golden State Warriors, the upcoming campaign looks like it will be one of the most competitive in recent memory.

Now, let’s take a look at some of the top odds favorites and a handful of other teams I have listed as title contenders and pretenders.

Updated 2020 NBA Championship Odds – October 17th Edition
The Favorites
Los Angeles Lakers
2020 NBA Championship Odds: +375
The Lakers added Anthony Davis to pair with LeBron James and both look primed to have all-star campaigns. However, I’m going on record to say that L.A.’s championship hopes will depend more on the contributions of other players like the oft-injured Avery Bradley, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Danny Green and Dwight Howard than James or Davis.

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