All basketball match and competition previews with betting tips. Includes reference to the betting odds offered by the online sportsbooks and bookies.

NY Knicks at Boston Celtics Game 3 Preview

After dominating in the first two games of the Eastern Conference’s first playoff series, the New York Knicks will now travel to TD Bank North, to take on the Boston Celtics for game three on the road (Friday 8pm ET). more …

Team USA v Spain Basketball Olympic Final Picks & Tips

The Olympic men’s basketball final has given us the match-up we were all expecting and hoping for, as Team USA play Spain for the gold medal on Sunday. We’ve expected this final throughout the tournament, as both teams are numbers one and two in the world. However, I see nothing other than a dominant USA win on Sunday. more …

Olympic Basketball: Team USA v Australia Betting Picks & Tips

The business end of the Olympic tournament starts tonight for Team USA basketball, as they face fourth-placed Australia from Group B in the quarter-finals today (5.15pm EDT; 10.15pm in UK). The USA are the only team to navigate their way out of the group stage with a 100% record. Despite a few close calls, Coach K’s side do look good for the finals later this week. more …

Olympic Basketball Preview: Team USA to outclass Argentina, but not by the sportsbooks’ points spread

LeBron James

LeBron James

Team USA basketball head into their final group game against Argentina not quite looking the all-powerful Dream Team they were hyped up to be (Monday, August 6, 5.15pm New York time & 10.15pm in London).

Let’s make no mistake, the USA are the No.1 basketball team in the world. Unfortunately, they are struggling to show it on a consistent basis.

The type of game against Nigeria was expected, and it was a much-needed show of dominance and power. more …