NBA Picks Tonight: ATS Picks and Predictions From The Duel Staff for Thursday, 7/8/2021 on FanDuel Sportsbook

David Kaestle
NBA picks tonight: ATS picks and predictions from The Duel staff for Thursday, 7/8/2021.
NBA picks tonight: ATS picks and predictions from The Duel staff for Thursday, 7/8/2021. / Christian Petersen/Getty Images

The 2020-21 NBA Playoffs have finally reached the NBA Finals and every day the editors at The Duel will be making against the spread (ATS) picks for the biggest games of the day. You can follow along, check it out, or even fade us throughout the playoffs.

We have full betting previews for each matchup below along with the betting lines from FanDuel Sportsbook. We’ll update this with the staff records and make ATS picks on a daily basis throughout the rest of the Finals.

Here's a look at our picks for Thursday, July 8.

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Staff Picks (ATS):
- Max Staley: Bucks
- David Kaestle: Bucks
- Jason Schandl: Bucks

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Staff Records (ATS) - 2021 NBA Playoffs:
- Max Staley: 34-22 (60.71%)
- David Kaestle : 28-22 (56.00%)
- Jason Schandl: 23-21 (52.27%)
- Adam Taylor McKillop: 24-28 (46.15%)
- Isaiah De Los Santos: 21-35 (37.50%) 
- Brian Giuffra: 6-13 (31.58%)

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David Kaestle is not a FanDuel employee. In addition to providing DFS gameplay advice, David also participates in DFS contests on FanDuel using his personal account, username davekaestle. While the strategies and player selections recommended in his articles are his personal views, he may deploy different strategies and player selections when entering contests with his personal account. The views expressed in their articles are the author's alone and do not necessarily reflect the views of FanDuel.