This Week’s Standout NBA Matches (March 6-12)
The Raptors are enjoying a memorable season and sit top of the Eastern Conference. They beat the Washington Wizards for the second time this campaign with a 102-95 victory, which made it three successive victories. CJ Miles is back from injury and is hoping to remain fit for the Canadian side during a busy week of commitments. They face the struggling Atlanta Hawks at the Air Canada Centre on March 6th before a quick turnaround sees them travel to face the out-of-form Detroit Pistons. The Raptors are priced at 12.00 with Sports Interaction in the outright market for this season’s Championship and, in their current form, it’s difficult to rule them out.
There’s a tasty looking match-up at the top of the Western Conference on March 6th as the Houston Rockets face Oklahoma City Thunder. The Rockets were involved in a classic, beating the Celtics 123-120 on March 3rd, and they’re playing with a tremendous amount of confidence at the moment. Don’t rule out another high-scoring match here and Overs on the points looks a sensible way of wagering.
Golden State Warriors Keeping Tabs on the Rockets
The Rockets only have a slender advantage at the top of the Western Conference with the Golden State Warriors matching them stride for stride. The Warriors face a potentially tricky looking fixture against the San Antonio Spurs on March 8th. Their opponents are looking for a play-off place but recently slipped up against the Lakers and need to get back on track against their high-flying hosts.
The Lakers have suddenly found their form in recent weeks and travel to face the Denver Nuggets on March 9th. They should be backed to put a dent into their opponents’ playoff hopes and continue their upward momentum. A disappointing start to the season has hampered their post-season efforts but they are beginning to make up for lost time and starting t