Sportsbook Main Basketball Betting and Rules

Islandcasino offers lines for the NBA, and NCAA as well as all the pre-season basketball games. In both, the NCAA and NBA, we offer 1st half and 2nd half wagers as well as quarters. Along with the regular game lines, you can also wager on futures and in any of the hundreds of daily NBA and NCAA propositions.

Concluded NBA games are official after 43 minutes of play. Concluded basketball games scheduled for 40 minutes are official after 35 minutes of play.

Overtime scoring is included in the total when wagering on total scores. Overtime scoring is included in full game and second half wagers.

NBA first and next 6-minute wagering results are determined from digital recordings of television broadcasts. Broadcasts shown on ESPN, ABC, TNT and NBATV are valid for clocktimes. Local or regional broadcasts displayed times are not valid forgrading purposes. The ball must be completely through the cylinder and net before 5:59 remaining for a basket to be official in the first 6 minutes of a half. NBA.com, ESPN.com, Yahoo.com, CBSsportsline.com, or any other play-by-play log of the game will not be used or considered for claims.

NCAA first and next 10-minute results are determined from digital recordings of television broadcasts. The ball must be completely through the cylinder and net before 9:59 remaining for a basket to be official in the first 10 minutes of a half. ESPN.com, Yahoo.com, CBSsportsline.com, or any other play-by-play log of the game will not be used or considered for claims.

Official scoring changes made after the six or ten minute mark will not count towards scores for grading purposes. Correction of errors made on television broadcast score displays will be applied when thecore actually occurred.

First half scoring changes made during or after halftime will notaffect or invalidate wagers posted during halftime. Scoring changes during commercial breaks will not affect or invalidate live-in-play wagers.

Due to the fact that the stadium clock is not viewable at all times,in instances where the stadium clock and television broadcast clock are not synced to an exact match as each second changes, the television broadcast clock will be used for grading purposes.

Fourth quarter wagers do not include overtime unless otherwise noted.

NBA draft lottery results are based on lottery ball selection results. These lottery ball results do not include any trades made prior to the draft lottery. Traded or reverted selections do not apply.

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