If you’ve been following the Houston Rockets season, you’ll know it hasn’t been short of talking points. The campaign has already proven to be a rollercoaster of emotions and a mixed bag of results. Supporters have had reason to get their hopes up on occasion, only to have them dashed by the players. Will the team find that all-important consistency needed to challenge?
Many followers of the Rockets enjoy betting on the outcome of matches as it helps add a little more drama to the occasion. You can cheer on Houston and have two reasons to celebrate, one for the team winning and one for the profits making their way to your betting account. Even if the worst happens and Houston loses, your day isn’t completely ruined as you will have a profitable bet to help wipe away your tears.
In this article, we ask the advice of a recognized sports betting professional who tells us how you can start enjoying NBA betting today. There’s also details on how you can watch Rockets matches on your smartphone or tablet device.
Join a bookie
Before you can bet online you must register for an account at a legal and licensed bookmaker. You can do this freely in Houston, choosing between the leading sports betting sites and the biggest overseas gambling apps. It is important that you choose a bookie that is right for you. It’s also vital that you check if the site is licensed by a respected gambling body as there are some rogue sites out there looking to trick players.
When you have done the necessary research and have found the sportsbook you wish to bet with, it's now time to create an account. This can be done by most bettors in less than three minutes and the great news is you must complete this process only once. In future, it will be a simple case of logging in to your account with your username and password. You can access your betting account with your smartphone or desktop computer.
The steps to joining an online betting site are similar, regardless of which firm you sign up at. It’s quick, easy, secure and your privacy will always be protected. Follow the below steps to create an account in the quickest possible time.
· Choose the bookmaker you want to bet with and visit their website
· Click the join button at the top of the homepage
· Fill in the registration form, providing all necessary details
· Create a username and password
· Your account will be activated and ready to use
Download the app
You can use your new betting account to gamble on Houston matches using your desktop computer or mobile app. If you wish to use the latter, you must first download and install the betting application to your smartphone device. This takes just a few seconds to complete, and you must do it only once on each device you wish to bet on. Going forward, you simply log in and bet.
The main benefit of using mobile apps to bet over desktop computer websites is the convenience. You can bet from anywhere in the country if you have a reliable Wi-Fi connection. Turn everyday situations like a break at work or afternoon in the garden into an excuse to watch and bet on live sports. With the app on your handset you will always have a chance to bet waiting at your fingertips.
You can gamble pre-match or in-play on dozens of exciting betting markets.
Here’s how to download a betting app to your iOS smartphone in just a few seconds;
· Visit the App Store on your device
· Type the name of your chosen bookmaker into the search bar
· Select the sportsbook option and click the Get button
· The app will download and install automatically
Watch live streaming
After you have created an account, downloaded the app, and placed your bet, you can now look to watch the match. The top sportsbooks have live streaming services that cover all major sports, including basketball. If you have gambled on the outcome of a game, you can usually watch the action free of charge. There will also be in-play betting odds and markets available.