NBA Matchups  >>  Philadelphia 76ers vs. Houston Rockets Preview 03/27/2014

The fans at Toyota Center will be treated to a game between the Philadelphia 76ers and the Houston Rockets when they take their seats on Thursday.
Oddsmakers currently have the Rockets listed as 20-point favorites versus the 76ers, while the game's total is sitting at 216.
Philadelphia was a 113-91 loser in its last match on the road against the Spurs. They failed to cover the 20.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 204 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Last time out for Houston, they were a 100-89 winner as they battled the Bobcats on the road. The Rockets covered in the match as a 5-point favorite, while 189 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Philadelphia:
Team record: 15-56 SU, 28-43 ATS
Current streak: lost 25 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games on the road
is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games when playing Houston
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 8 games when playing on the road against Houston

When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Detroit are 4-6
After playing San Antonio are 4-6
After a loss are 0-10

Houston:
Team record: 48-22 SU, 36-31-3 ATS
Current streak: won 4 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games

When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing LA Clippers are 4-6
After playing Charlotte are 5-5
After a win are 8-2


NEXT UP:
Philadelphia home to Detroit, Saturday, March 29
Houston home to LA Clippers, Saturday, March 29