Chad Millman comes through with a look at how to bet the 2010 NBA Finals. Here's the basic breakdown: Via defensive efficiency metrics and propensity to cover, the Celtics are a safer play in the sports book than the Lakers.
The more angles from which you approach the Orlando Magic-Boston Celtics Game 2, the more difficult it is to figure out the right bet. Chad Millman weeds through several methods of thinking about betting the game and tries to come to a consensus.
As we await what might be the most important Game 6 in NBA conference semifinals history, Chad Millman talks to a few Vegas handicappers about how they're handling public and wise guy money on Thursday's throwdown.
After besting both the Spurs and the spread in Game 1 and Game 2 of their series with San Antonio, the Phoenix Suns are leaving the zig zag theory in the dust. Plus, how do you set a line for Game 2 of Magic-Hawks after a 43-point Game 1 drubbing?
Chad Millman, a senior deputy editor at ESPN The Magazine who regularly covers betting for ESPN Insider, looks at David Stern's forward-thinking approach to legalized betting and what it could mean for sports in the next decade.
Chad Millman looks at college hoops teams that have been successful in spread-betting situations as of Dec. 10. Some surprises: UNLV, Georgia Tech, Cincinnati and Texas Tech. Follow Millman's Sweat Barometer weekly for advice.