NBA Matchups  >>  Philadelphia 76ers vs. Cleveland Cavaliers Preview 03/29/2013

The Philadelphia 76ers and the Cleveland Cavaliers will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at Quicken Loans Arena.
Oddsmakers currently have the 76ers listed as 1-point favorites versus the Cavaliers, while the game's total is sitting at 193½.
The 76ers were a 100-92 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Bucks. They covered the 1-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (192) made winners of UNDER bettors.
In their last action, Cleveland was a 93-92 loser at home against the Celtics. They covered the 2.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (185) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
Philadelphia:
Team record: 28-43 SU, 34-36-1 ATS

is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
is 6-2-1 ATS in its last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Cleveland

When playing on Friday are 1-9
Before playing Charlotte are 3-7
After playing Milwaukee are 3-7
After a win are 3-7

Cleveland:
Team record: 22-48 SU, 37-33 ATS
Current streak: lost 6 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing at home against Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 13 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Philadelphia

When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing New Orleans are 6-4
After playing Boston are 1-9
After a loss are 3-7


NEXT UP:
Philadelphia home to Charlotte, Saturday, March 30
Cleveland at New Orleans, Sunday, March 31