Patrick Beverley faces backlash from NBA stars over Chris Paul rant

Patrick Beverley’s roast of Chris Paul on ESPN’s morning shows wasn’t well-received by some past and present NBA stars. Beverley — who appeared on Monday’s episodes of “Get Up” and “First Take,” just hours after Paul and the Suns were eliminated by the Mavericks in Game 7 of their Western Conference semifinals series — said … Read more

Luka Doncic’s legend grows, Chris Paul exposed in NBA playoffs

Time gets us all. And in the Mavericks’ dismantling of the top-seeded Suns, Luka Doncic showed his time is now and Chris Paul’s is past. The Mavericks rolled into a 123-90, Game 7 win that was shocking not in the final victor but in how easy that victory was. They led by 42 points after … Read more

Patrick Beverley rips Chris Paul on ‘Get Up’ and ‘First Take’

Patrick Beverley completely torched Chris Paul in a morning show appearance for the ages. The Timberwolves guard appeared on ESPN’s “Get Up” and “First Take” shows on Monday, after Paul and the Suns suffered a 123-90 blowout loss to the Mavericks in Game 7 of their Western Conference semifinals series Sunday. Beverley didn’t hold back … Read more

Suns vs. Mavericks Game 5 predictions

Commercial Content 21+ After the first two games, the Phoenix Suns looked like absolute juggernauts. They were painfully efficient, to the point where they averaged over 60 percent from inside the three-point line. However, the past two games have seen the Suns’ two-point field goal percentage crater down to 47.7 percent. There could be a … Read more

Betting NBA playoffs, player prop bets to watch w/ Ariel Epstein

Eight teams remain, and only one will win the last game of the season. In order to get to that point, we are breaking down all of the remaining teams and series, including player prop bets to monitor with Yahoo Sports’ Sports Betting Analyst and “Prop Queen” Ariel Epstein. I sat down for an interview … Read more

Mavericks vs. Suns Game 2 prediction, odds, and player prop bets

Commercial Content 21+ Well, well, that first game of the series went off almost exactly as predicted. If you read my Game 1 prediction of this series, you would’ve seen that I had the Mavericks covering (missed that by a point, ugh), and most importantly, Luka Doncic 40+ points at +630. There were a few … Read more

Mavericks vs. Suns prediction, odds, Luka Doncic prop bets

Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals will feature two of the best teams in basketball. The Dallas Mavericks made quick work of the Utah Jazz without Luka Doncic for most of their first-round series. A similar thing can be said with the Phoenix Suns, who only had Devin Booker for 2 1/2 games in … Read more

Thursday NBA PRO report: Sharps like Pelicans, Raptors

Commercial Content, 21+ Bettors still have a few hours to place their wagers for Thursday’s NBA playoff action, but sharps are already determining in which sides they prefer. All the information about to be presented is drawn from the Action Network PRO Report, which provides betting percentages and five “signals” — sharp money, big money, … Read more

Mikal Bridges leads Suns to win over Pelicans

PHOENIX — Mikal Bridges was playing his 47th minute of basketball on Tuesday night when he leaped into the air, threw down a huge two-handed jam and pulled himself up on the rim with a little sneer for a good measure. He’s the do-everything man for these Phoenix Suns. And, no, he’s not even close … Read more

Sharps backing Suns, Heat totals today

Commercial Content, 21+ Three NBA playoff tilts occupying Tuesday’s betting menu and we’re here to break down how bettors are approaching these contests. The information about to be presented comes courtesy of The Action Network’s PRO Report, which designs five factors — sharp money, big money, PRO systems, model edge and expert picks — to … Read more