Basketball is played by different rules in the US and Europe. Therefore, NBA and Euroleague betting strategies are different. In this article, we'll break down seven basketball betting strategies, including one win-win.
Features of the rules and differences of basketball leagues One to three points are awarded for an accurate shot: one for a free throw, two for hitting within the three-point arc, three for other shots.
The game is played in four quarters.
Five-minute overtime shall be held in case of a tie in regulation time. The number of overtime is unlimited. Coaches make an unlimited number of substitutions.
Consider the differences between the NBA and FIBA rules.
If a player has exhausted the foul limit, he is removed and replaced by another player. If a team has too many fouls in a quarter, every violation, except offensive fouls, is punished by free throws.
There are a lot more rules and distinctions. We have listed the main ones to bet on basketball.
Strategies for betting on the total less or more
Bet on the total more in an NBA game for odds between 1.75-1.95 by criteria:
- Both teams rank in the bottom half of the table in terms of defensive rating.
- The most productive players of the opponents will take part in the match.
- Both teams are in the top 15 in terms of pace.
- The opponents have rested for a day or more.
For example, in the match of New Orleans Pelicans - Minnesota Timberwolves bookmakers give odds of 1.92 on the total points over 240. Bet on the top outcome if the match fits all the criteria.
Take the total less in a Euroleague match for odds of 1.75-1.95 in the following cases:
- Teams share less than four wins in the standings
- Opponents are among the 10 worst in terms of offensive efficiency.
- Bookmakers give odds of less than 2.60 for each team to win.
For example, in the match "Fenerbahce" - "Red Star" bookmakers give odds of 1.85 for a total of less than 152. Bet on the draw outcome if the match meets all the criteria.
Betting strategy of overtaking based on the statistical data of the stars Dogon is a strategy of increasing the bet amount after each failure to make a profit after the first win.
Determine the bet amount using the formula:(bet amount) = (desired profit + amount of losses) / (odds - 1).
Bet on the top outcome of the most productive player of the NBA team, if he three or more times in a row did not reach the expected bookmakers' figure.
The value of the total is close to the average performance of the player on the season, and the odds will be about 1.70-2.10If unsuccessful, bet on the total more than this player in other matches, picking up the bet amount according to the catch-up strategy.
For example, the bank is 20,000 KSh, the desired profit is 2,000 KSh, and you bet on the total more than LeBron James.
With equal amounts of bets on both choices, you will be able to stay in the black at any outcome.
If you bet on basketball, study the rules of this sport for successful betting in bookmakers. Be aware of the differences between the NBA and the Euroleague. The Championship's live and pre-match strategies will increase your chances of making a profit.