NBA Picks — Nov. 7 (Minnesota at L.A. Lakers)

These are the condensed versions of picks for Wednesday’s NBA game between the Minnesota Timberwolves and Los Angeles Lakers for Winners and Whiners.

A link to the full preview is below, and confidence ratings are in parentheses. Note: The 5/5 does not represent the best overall pick of the day’s games when there are multiple games, simply the best pick of each individual game.

Minnesota Timberwolves at Los Angeles Lakers:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Timberwolves +6 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 239 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Timberwolves over 116.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Side Prediction/1st Half: Timberwolves +3.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 123 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: Lakers Under 31.5 points 1st Quarter (5/5) — WIN!

Previous Day’s Record: 4-2 (.667)
November Record: 4-2 (1.000)
October Record: 12-30 (.286)
Season Record: 16-32 (.333)

1-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)        (0-0 (.000) in November)
2-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)        (0-0 (.000) in November)
3-Star Pick Record: 2-2 (.500)        (2-2 (.500) in November)
4-Star Pick Record: 1-0 (1.000)      (1-0 (1.000) in November)
5-Star Pick Record: 1-0 (1.000)      (1-0 (1.000) in November)

 

NBA Picks — Oct. 24 (L.A. Lakers at Phoenix)

These are the condensed versions of picks for Wednesday’s NBA game between the Los Angeles Lakers and Phoenix Suns for Winners and Whiners.

A link to the full preview is below, and confidence ratings are in parentheses. Note: The 5/5 does not represent the best overall pick of the day’s games when there are multiple games, simply the best pick of each individual game.

Los Angeles Lakers at Phoenix Suns:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Lakers -2.5 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 237 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Lakers Over 121.5 points (5/5) — WIN!
Side Prediction/1st Half: Lakers -2.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 122 points (3/5) — LOSS! 
Prop Prediction/1st Half: Lakers Over 62.5 points (3/5) — WIN!

Previous Day’s Record: 5-1 (.833)
October Record: 7-23 (.233)
Season Record: 7-23 (.233)

1-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)          (0-1 (.000) in October)
2-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)        (1-0 (.000) in October)
3-Star Pick Record: 3-1 (.750)        (4-14 (.222) in October)
4-Star Pick Record: 1-0 (1.000)      (1-4 (.200) in October)
5-Star Pick Record: 1-0 (1.000)      (1-4 (.200) in October)