Spurs vs Jazz NBA Playoff Odds

The San Antonio Spurs may quality as one of the more “experienced” teams in the NBA, but they're also the top seed in the Western Conference.

The begin their quest for another NBA title with a first-round series vs. the Utah Jazz starting Sunday and most sportsbooks have them as a 10.5-point favorite for Sunday's series opener (1 pm Eastern, ESPN), with an 'over/under' of 207.


Clippers vs Grizzlies Series Betting

In a meeting of a couple up-and-coming teams in the Western Conference the Memphis Grizzles take on the Los Angeles Clippers in a first-round playoff series starting Sunday night.

Sportsbooks had Memphis as a five-point favorite for Sunday's series opener (9:30 pm Eastern, TNT), with an 'over/under' of 185.

The Grizzlies are also listed at -200 at Bovada to win this series, while LA is getting +170 as the underdog.


Celtics vs Hawks Series Betting

The Boston Celtics, who found new life during the second half of this season, begin this postseason with a first-round series vs. the Atlanta Hawks.

Sportsbooks have Atlanta as a 1.5-point favorite for Sunday's series Game 1 (7 pm Eastern, TNT), with an 'over/under' of 178.

But Bovada is also lining Boston, which does not hold home-court advantage in this series, as a -200 favorite to win this series, with the Hawks getting +170.


Thunder vs Mavericks Game 1 Odds

Dallas MavericksOklahoma City Thunder
April 28, 9:30 PM | Chesapeake Energy Arena

Dallas Mavericks vs Oklahoma City Thunder Odds

36-30TEAM RECORD47-19

The defending-champion Dallas Mavericks open the playoffs as road underdogs at the sportsbooks on Saturday as they hit the hardwood in Oklahoma City for Game 1 of their series with the Thunder.

Dirk Nowitzki aims to lead his Mavs back to the final but the young Thunder are a formidable opponent and the point spread reflects this reality.

Oklahoma City will face the 36-30 Mavericks, who own a 32-34 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Thunder are 31-35 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Mavericks are 33-33 favoring the OVER.


Magic vs Pacers Game 1 Playoff Bet

Orlando MagicIndiana Pacers
April 28, 7:00 PM | Bankers Life Fieldhouse

Orlando Magic vs Indiana Pacers Odds

37-29TEAM RECORD42-24

The Indiana Pacers are home favorites at the sportsbooks for Saturday afternoon as they take on the Orlando Magic in the opening contest of their first-round Eastern Conference set.

Dwight Howard's erratic and diva season is over so the Magic have to soldier on against a tough Pacers team. Not surprisingly, the point spread favors Indiana bigtime.

The Magic will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 34-32 ATS against the number this season, while the Pacers are 32-34 ATS. Orlando is 35-30-1 on the totals; Indiana is 34-30-2.


Heat vs Knicks Game 1 Betting

New York KnicksMiami Heat
April 28, 3:30 PM | AmericanAirlines Arena

New York Knicks vs Miami Heat Odds

36-30TEAM RECORD46-20

The New York Knicks are underdogs at the sportsbooks for Saturday afternoon as they open their Eastern Conference quarterfinal series on the road against LeBron James and the Miami Heat.

New York comes in hot, winners of 18 of 24 while the banged-up Heat look to get it together for a title run.

The Heat sport records of 46-20 and 32-34 ATS heading into this matchup, while the Knicks sit at 36-30 and 36-30 ATS on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 25-39-2 for the Heat and 27-39 for the Knicks.


Bulls vs Sixers Game 1 Odds

Philadelphia 76ersChicago Bulls
April 28, 1:00 PM | United Center

Philadelphia 76ers vs Chicago Bulls Odds

35-31TEAM RECORD50-16

Derrick Rose and the top-seeded Chicago Bulls will begin their NBA playoff run as big home favorites at the sportsbooks on Saturday afternoon as they take on the eighth-seeded Philadelphia 76ers.

Chicago battles the 76ers, currently with a 35-31 mark (34-32 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 32-34 for the Bulls and 30-36 for the 76ers.


Thunder vs Mavericks Playoff Betting

The Dallas Mavericks may be the defending NBA champions but they'll begin these playoffs as underdogs when they go up against NBA scoring champion Kevin Durant and his Oklahoma City Thunder.

As of Friday afternoon, sportsbooks were listing OKC as a 7.5-point favorite for Saturday's series opener (9:30 pm Eastern, ESPN), with the 'over/under' at 193. is listing the Thunder at -380 on its NBA betting moneyline for Game 1, with Dallas getting +290 to win the game outright.


Pacers vs Magic Playoff Betting

The Indiana Pacers did a pretty good job of playing some good ball under the radar this season. Now they get to begin the postseason with a first-round series against a team, the Orlando Magic, without its best player, Dwight Howard.

As of Friday afternoon several online sportsbooks are listing Indiana at -8.5 for Saturday's Game 1 (7 pm Eastern, ESPN), with an 'over/under' of right around 191.


Heat vs Knicks Series Odds

In the premier matchup of the first round of these NBA playoffs LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and their Miami Heat go up against Carmelo Anthony, Amare Stoudemire and the New York Knicks.

Some online sportsbooks are listing the Heat as eight-point favorites for Saturday's series opener (3:30 pm Eastern, ABC). is listing Miami as a -125 favorite to win the Eastern Conference, and as a +200 favorite to win the NBA title, while New York is getting +2,000 to win the East and +4,000 to win it all.



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