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Playoff Picture Mail Bag: Golden State and the Darkest Timeline

Playoff Picture Mail Bag: Golden State and the Darkest Timeline

March 29, 2019

Matt Moore fields listener questions on the current NBA playoff picture and highlights teams still playing for all-important seeding over the next few weeks. He describes a bleak scenario in which Golden State avoids Houston, Denver, Utah and OKC until the Conference Finals. But, he also features the teams besides Golden State who still have a non-zero chance to win the title.

5 Minute Lines - Fri. March 29: Fool’s Gold

5 Minute Lines - Fri. March 29: Fool’s Gold

March 29, 2019

Matt Moore breaks down Friday's NBA betting lines, featuring the Denver Nuggets in a bounce-back spot at OKC.

5 Minute Lines - Thurs. March 28: Denver’s Failure to Launch

5 Minute Lines - Thurs. March 28: Denver’s Failure to Launch

March 28, 2019

Matt Moore returns from illness, eager to kill the Nuggets dreams of an upset bid against the Rockets. He expects Houston’s historical dominance to continue tonight, and the line of -5.5 is way too low despite Denver’s greatness this season.

5 Minute Lines - Tues. March 26: MVP Showdown between Giannis and Harden

5 Minute Lines - Tues. March 26: MVP Showdown between Giannis and Harden

March 26, 2019

Matt Moore breaks down Tuesday's NBA betting lines featuring a marquee matchup between the Rockets and Bucks in Milwaukee with potential MVP implications.

5 Minute Lines - Mon. March 25: On Short Slates, We Keep it Short

5 Minute Lines - Mon. March 25: On Short Slates, We Keep it Short

March 25, 2019

Matt Moore lives up to the podcast’s namesake in this five-minute episode of 5 Minute Lines. He breaks down tonight’s short NBA slate and takes OKC and Portland to cover with playoff seeding on the line.

5 Minute Lines - Fri. March 22: Hold Your Nose and Fade the Public

5 Minute Lines - Fri. March 22: Hold Your Nose and Fade the Public

March 22, 2019

Bryan Mears breaks down Friday's NBA betting lines, including Miami in a revenge spot, the Lakers receiving little-to-no public support, and the Thunder undervalued due to recency bias.

5 Minute Lines - Thurs. March 21: All Hail the Southeast Division

5 Minute Lines - Thurs. March 21: All Hail the Southeast Division

March 21, 2019

Matt Moore breaks down Thursday’s NBA betting lines and winds up taking three Southeast Division teams to cover tonight. He also gushes over Trey Young’s potential and muses over Golden State’s KD troubles of late.

5 Minute Lines - Wed. March 20: Nick Collison Retirement Night!!!

5 Minute Lines - Wed. March 20: Nick Collison Retirement Night!!!

March 20, 2019

Matt Moore breaks down Wednesday’s NBA betting lines featuring Toronto traveling to OKC on Nick Collison Retirement Night. He also can’t understand how Philly is favored over the Celtics and believes the red-hot Spurs are being overvalued against Miami.

The Triple Threat, Ep. 2: Raptors, Thunder & Nets

The Triple Threat, Ep. 2: Raptors, Thunder & Nets

March 19, 2019

As the NBA Playoffs draw near, Matt Moore breaks down each potential playoff squad -- three at a time -- in “The Triple Threat.” In this week’s episode, he covers the Raptors, Thunder and Nets – highlighting each team’s strengths, weaknesses, schemes, profiles, how to bet them and how to beat them. He takes Toronto to make the Eastern Conference Finals (but hedges with murmurings of chemistry problems), buys low on the Thunder and highlights the Nets as a dangerous high-variance playoff squad.

5 Minute Lines - Tues. March 19: Fade the Warriors WITH KD

5 Minute Lines - Tues. March 19: Fade the Warriors WITH KD

March 19, 2019

Matt Moore breaks down Tuesday's NBA betting lines. He doesn't trust the Dubs to cover against a pesky Wolves squad, but he has faith that Philly has figured out how to play without Joel Embiid.