Basketball Betting Rules

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For betting purposes, a basketball game becomes official after forty-three (43) minutes of play for pros, and thirty-five (35) minutes of play for college.

Games lasting under official time constitute "No Action" or "Push/Cancel" and all money is refunded.

Wagering on the game point spread, money line, or total (over/under) includes any overtime scoring.

Half-time (2nd Half) wagering includes any overtime scores. Fourth Quarter wagering does NOT include overtime scores.

Bets on 1st, 2nd half, and all quarters will be considered action upon completion of the period in question.

All games must be played on scheduled dates and sites.

Las Vegas Rules apply for any rules not mentioned here.

Player props: Player must play for action.

International Basketball Rules

  • All games must start on the scheduled date for bets to have action.
  • If play is suspended before the complete game time has been reached wagers on the event will have no action.
  • If the country/league allows a tied game, point spreads and moneyline standard rules will apply.

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