Basketball betting fans should expect a high scoring game without a lot of defense or physical play as the top skilled players in the world will make for an online basketball betting shootout.
The Eastern Conference will take on the Western Conference in the 2011 NBA All Star Game from Staples Center in Los Angeles. Game time is set for 7 PM ET and TNT will televise the action. Sports Gambling will have odds on the entire event so be sure and open your account and have it ready for action.
The Eastern Conference roster includes the biggest name of all for All Star Game betting in LeBron James of the Miami Heat. His Miami teammates Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh are also on the team as the “Three Kings of Miami” have fulfilled their preseason roles as All Stars.
The New York Knicks will have Amare Stoudemire on the team as he is having a phenomenal first season in the Big Apple after playing in Phoenix. The Knicks are in playoff contention thanks to Stoudemire and he figures to have a potentially prominent role in this game.
Dwight Howard of the Orlando Magic is the premier big man in the game and he will start at center for the Eastern Conference. Howard emerged as a bona fide super star in the 2009 NBA Finals as he led Orlando’s big playoff run that year and is a leading scorer, rebounder, and shot blocker.
Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls is a major catalyst in the resurgence of that team. Rose will start at guard for the Eastern Conference and must be considered as a potential impact player with the All Star Game odds as he has a complete game and portfolio as a player.
The Boston backcourt of Ray Allen and Rajon Rondo joins forward Paul Pierce, forward Kevin Garnett, and coach Doc Rivers on the Eastern Conference roster as the Celtics are the potential number one seed in the East for the basketball betting playoffs. Rivers will have the job of getting everyone in the lineup while making sure the Eastern Conference is competitive.