NBA Basketball Predictions


Below are our projections for all of the games in the NBA today. The NBA projections that we provide below are only at “Level 1” analysis (see more at our predictions disclaimer for details. Our proprietary algorithm takes a variety of factors into account that are all predictive in projecting a final score.

Today’s NBA Game Predictions – Thursday, May 23rd, 2019

Date Matchup Teams Lines – Updated 5/22 @ 8:25 am Odds to Win Score Prediction Total Points
5/23 Toronto vs Milwaukee Toronto
+255
+220
+250
29.4%
103.3
212.8
Milwaukee
-305
-270
-300
70.6%
109.4

The odds listed above from the sportsbooks are current as of the time listed in the header of the table. The odds to win, score, and total points are all outputs from our formula.

Tomorrow’s NBA Game Predictions – Saturday, May 25th, 2019

Date Matchup Notes/Line Mover Teams Odds to Win Score Prediction Total Points
No Available Game Analysis

The projections for tomorrow’s games are subject to change as more information becomes available leading up to game time.

NBA Basketball Prediction Results

2018-2019 Season: Straight Up: 411-244 (62.7%), Against The Spread: 296-299 (49.7%)
2017-2018 Season: Straight Up: 847-433 (66.1%), Against The Spread: 610-620 (49.6%)
2016-2017 Season: Straight Up: 751-401 (65.2%), Against The Spread: 576-536 (51.8%)
2015-2016 Season: Straight Up: 883-385 (69.6%), Against The Spread: 605-621 (49.3%)
2014-2015 Season: Straight Up: 858-435 (66.4%), Against The Spread: 637-612 (51.0%)
2013-2014 Season: Straight Up: 855-436 (66.2%), Against The Spread: 582-591 (49.6%)

All of our historical results can be found at ThePredictionTracker. The above straight up and against the spread records for the NBA are entirely based on the record keeping of that web site.

2018-2019 NBA Futures

Below are our results from 1,000 computer simulations for the NBA season. Early in the season, we will not update this too frequently, but toward the end of the season we will provide weekly updates.

Updated 5/23/2019 @ 8:30am.

NBA Odds to Advance in Each Series

Below are the projected games to win each series for every team playoff match in the NBA.

(1) Milwaukee vs. (2) Toronto

Milwaukee leads the series 2 to 1.

Rank Team Win in 4 Win in 5 Win in 6 Win in 7 Win Series
1 Milwaukee 0% 35.9% 26% 19.3% 81.2%
2 Toronto 0% 0% 7.5% 11.3% 18.8%

(1) Golden State vs. (3) Portland

Golden State has won the series 4 to 0.

Rank Team Win in 4 Win in 5 Win in 6 Win in 7 Win Series
1 Golden State 100% 0% 0% 0% 100%
3 Portland 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

NBA Odds to Advance In Playoffs

Below are the odds to advance to different stages in the NBA Playoffs.

Eastern Conference

Rank Team To Make 2nd Round To Make the Semis To Win Conference To Win NBA Finals
1 Milwaukee 100% 100% 81.2% 29.2%
8 Detroit 0% 0% 0% 0%
4 Boston 100% 0% 0% 0%
5 Indiana 0% 0% 0% 0%
3 Philadelphia 100% 0% 0% 0%
6 Brooklyn 0% 0% 0% 0%
2 Toronto 100% 100% 18.8% 4.1%
7 Orlando 0% 0% 0% 0%

Western Conference

Rank Team To Make 2nd Round To Make the Semis To Win Conference To Win NBA Finals
1 Golden State 100% 100% 100% 66.7%
8 LA Clippers 0% 0% 0% 0%
4 Houston 100% 0% 0% 0%
5 Utah 0% 0% 0% 0%
3 Portland 100% 100% 0% 0%
6 Oklahoma City 0% 0% 0% 0%
2 Denver 100% 0% 0% 0%
7 San Antonio 0% 0% 0% 0%