NBA Trades to Help the Three Texas Teams

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Texas’ three NBA squads have been some of the league’s best teams since the turn of the new century. The Dallas Mavericks are transitioning from superstar Dirk Nowitzki to another in Luka Doncic, the Houston Rockets have been contenders since James Harden arrived, and the San Antonio Spurs are closing out on a long playoff dynasty. […] READ MORE


NBA Gambling Picks August 3rd

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Heading into another day with a full NBA bubble slate Last Word on Hoops NBA Gambling picks are looking to give you some winners today. Yesterday’s picks went 2-1 and ended up winning .82 Units. Hopefully, today’s NBA gambling picks will bring you more of the same. August 3rd NBA Betting Picks Indiana Pacers (-7.5) […] READ MORE


NBA Gambling Picks August 1st

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Heading into day two of a full NBA bubble slate Last Word on Hoops NBA Gambling picks are looking to give you some winners today. Yesterday’s picks went 1-2 and ended up down 1.09 Units. Hopefully, today’s NBA gambling picks will bring a few more winners. August 1st NBA Betting Picks Oklahoma City Thunder (-1.5) […] READ MORE



“Opening Night” Predictions for the NBA Restart

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The NBA is back. The real NBA is back with actual games that actually count. After 141 days, play will officially resume tonight when the New Orleans Pelicans take on the Utah Jazz. Then, in the nightcap, two title favorites face off as the Battle of Los Angeles makes its way to Orlando. With so much […] READ MORE


NBA Tip-Off: What to Look For on Day One of the Restart

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The day is finally here. Tonight will be the long-awaited NBA tip-off to continue the 2019-20 season after the COVID-19 hiatus. Fans have gotten a sneak peek of what’s to come through the scrimmage games, but now every game counts. Two games with major playoff complications begin tonight. NBA Tip-Off: What to Look For on […] READ MORE


Top 3 Candidates for NBA MVP and Defensive Player of the Year

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In yet another twist in this unorthodox NBA season, the NBA’s annual performance awards will be based on league play prior to March 11th. The news was first reported by NBA insider Shams Charania of The Athletic. With the qualifying period essentially over, the Last Word on Pro Basketball staff will now analyze the most likely […] READ MORE



NBA Disney Contenders or Pretenders: Utah Jazz

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Following a four-month hiatus as a result of COVID-19, the NBA is getting ready for a long-anticipated league restart. Beginning on July 31st, the top 22 teams will compete at Disney World’s Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando. Given that there will be a secured “bubble”, concerns over the spread of COVID-19, and no […] READ MORE