Best Bets for Friday's NBA Games: Gambling Picks for Rockets-Nuggets, Celtics-Knicks, and More


The NBA season is back so let’s wager on these games! This column is daily and usually up by 3pm ET. The lines we use are from The Action Network Sports Betting App. Make sure you shop around for the best price.

Small slate of games today, with only five on the board. We will go with the Houston Rockets at Denver Nuggets as our game of the day. Let’s go!

Vik (68-70-4): The Picks: Rockets +4.5, Hawks +12

Jason (94-88-2): The Pick: Celtics -13, Jazz -11.5, Nuggets -3.5 (*added 3:53pm CST)

Ryan (68-67-1): The Pick: Rockets +4.5