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Fantasy basketball tips and NBA betting picks for Friday

Lacking Heat In Miami: The Heat were the best home team in the East last season and are a respectable 7-4 in front of their fans this season, but they’ve underwhelmed in the betting markets with a 3-7-1 ATS mark at home. They’ve struggled to cover those games, but scoring hasn’t been a major issue: […]

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Lakers’ Patrick Beverley suspended 3 games for shoving incident

In the league’s statement, attributed to executive vice president and head of basketball operations Joe Dumars, the suspension was explained as being “based in part on Beverley’s history of unsportsmanlike acts.” The suspension is without pay and will cost Beverley $268,965 in salary, per ESPN’s front-office insider Bobby Marks. Beverley will miss the Lakers’ back-to-back […]

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NBA Power Rankings, Week 6: Luka and Steph can carry their teams only so high

Five weeks into the 2022-23 NBA season, the Utah Jazz still have the most wins in the Western Conference. But the topsy-turvy standings fun doesn’t end there, because now the red-hot Sacramento Kings are gaining ground with a seven-game winning streak. In between the world-beating Jazz and Kings, the Phoenix Suns, Denver Nuggets and LA […]

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Fantasy basketball tips and NBA betting picks for Tuesday

ESPN’s fantasy basketball and basketball betting tips cheat sheet is your pregame destination for basketball betting predictions and our best intel and data to help you make smart fantasy and wagering decisions. NBA game odds for November 22 are provided by Caesars Sportsbook, and fantasy advice is based on ESPN 10-team leagues. Laker Fade: The […]

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Waiver wire pickups: Look to Al Horford, Royce O’Neale

Working the waiver wire is pivotal to succeeding in fantasy basketball. With so many games, injuries and endless shifts in rotations throughout the marathon campaign, we’ll need to source stats from free agency to maximize imaginary rosters. Create or join an ESPN Fantasy Basketball league today and draft your league any time before the first […]

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Five things to watch this week: Anthony Davis, Ben Simmons and more

Here are a few Monday morning thoughts from the Hoops Lab, as we prepare for Week 6 of the fantasy basketball season. Keep in mind, the Fantasy Basketball Rest of Season Rankings also update on Mondays, so check those out as your prepare for this week’s games. Between the rankings and this article, we’ll also […]

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Fantasy basketball tips and NBA betting picks for Sunday

All odds are provided by Caesars Sportsbook. Cashing Cleveland: Cleveland is 5-1 ATS at home this season, a continuation of strong home production from a year ago (22-17 ATS). Miami, on the other hand, took sportsbooks for a ride on the road last season (25-15 ATS), but have regressed thus far with a 2-4 ATS […]

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Fantasy basketball: Is Joel Embiid better without James Harden? Let’s look at the evidence

In statistics, we often observe that one event happens at the same time as another event. When that happens, it is called correlation. What we’re often trying to figure out, though, is whether one event caused the other event. That would be called causation. Just because two things happen at the same time, it doesn’t […]

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NBA Power Rankings, Week 5: Can anyone slow the streaking Celtics?

The Milwaukee Bucks, who once were 9-0, have dropped three of their past four games, including two lopsided losses to the Atlanta Hawks. Atlanta’s dominance of Milwaukee has allowed the reigning East champion Boston Celtics to jump into the top seed in the midst of a seven-game win streak. The Celtics will have to defend […]

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Fantasy basketball tips and NBA betting picks for Wednesday

Small Road Favorites: There are a few small road favorites on the board today and, at a glance, there’s no trend in either direction for these teams. But … if you parse the data by projected total, a story begins to form. This season, when a road team is favored by less than five points […]

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