Category: NBA

Under the TeamRankings Hood, Part 4: Models, Models, Everywhere

This post is the last of a four part series describing our ratings and models. We use six different statistical models to predict the outcomes of games, and to make picks against the spread, over/under, and money line. Read on to find out how each model works, and what the strengths and weaknesses of each are.

NBA Preseason Predictions 2020-21: Team Win Totals, Playoff Odds & More

Our NBA preseason predictions for the 2020-21 season, including win totals projections, division winners, playoff odds and NBA champion odds.

NBA Preseason Rankings & Team Ratings For The 2020-21 Season

After a short offseason, we present our 2020-21 preseason rankings and predictive ratings for all 30 NBA teams, including No. 1 Milwaukee.

How TeamRankings Makes NBA Preseason Rankings

Want to know what goes into our NBA preseason rankings? Here's an explanation of the methodology for how we generate the preseason ratings and rankings.

Evaluating The Potential Impact Of Coronavirus On Game Predictions [UPDATE]

Players testing positive for coronavirus is a concern as the NBA and NFL prepare to play. But how should this factor impact our game predictions?

Sports Return Dates 2020: When Do NBA, MLB, NHL, NFL & Other Sports Start?

Updated schedule of 2020 return date or start date for MLB, NBA, NHL, PGA, NFL, college football and other sports after coronavirus suspensions.

NBA Restart Analysis: Time Off, Neutral Courts Favor Uncertainty and Upsets

As the NBA returns to action, our analysis shows that the highest flying pre-lockdown teams should be more vulnerable to upsets, including the playoffs.

How TeamRankings Has Prepared For The Return Of Sports

We've been working hard to prepare for the return of MLB, NBA, and football season. Here's an overview of recent analysis we've done and changes we made.

FAQ: Team Rankings Predictions & Picks

Do you have a questions about our models or picks? Chances are, we answer it here, or at least point you to another page that has the info you're looking for. Read on to find descriptions of our predictive models, what our confidence ratings mean, and why you're seeing red (and green).

NBA Preseason Rankings For The 2019-20 Season

Our NBA preseason rankings and predictive ratings (with in-line season projections) for the 2019-20 season.