With the regular season wrapped up, the college basketball world turns its full attention to the remaining conference tournaments. Tonight, the top-ranked team in Dunkel’s latest power rankings the Gonzaga Bulldogs (29-2) — take the court in Las Vegas against Pepperdine (16-17; No. 177 in Dunkel) in the semifinals of the West Coast Conference Tournament. The Zags have found Mondays to their liking with a 16-5 ATS record in their last 21 contests, while the Waves are riding a 4-0 ATS record in their last 4 neutral site games. To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full NCAA Basketball schedule, click HERE.
There should be a postseason environment in the NBA when the Oklahoma City Thunder (40-26; No. 9 in Dunkel’s power rankings) face the Utah Jazz (37-28; No. 11) in Salt Lake City. These two had a wild contest the last time they faced in OKC on Feb 22 with the Thunder prevailing in double OT, 148-147. Since that time, the Jazz has posted a 5-2 mark, while OKC has struggled with a 2-6 record. But the Thunder have had success against Utah in the past and come in with a 4-1 ATS mark in the last 5 meetings. To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full NBA schedule, click HERE.
A playoff preview could be in order in the NHL as well as the top-ranked Tampa Bay Lightning (52-13-4) head to Toronto to face the Maple Leafs (42-21-5; No. 7 in Dunkel’s power rankings). These teams split the first two games of the series in Tampa Bay and the Lightning have fared well in Toronto recently with a 5-2 record their last 7 contests. To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full NHL slate, click HERE.