The Philadelphia 76ers (-179) are favored by 4 points over the Brooklyn Nets (+147) in a division matchup between the 3rd place 76ers (30-17) and 4th place Nets (19-28). The over/under line is set at 233 points.

This game will be played at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia and will start at 6:00 ET. NBCS will have the TV coverage for this Eastern Atlantic division matchup.

BROOKLYN NETS VS PHILADELPHIA 76ERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Philadelphia 76ers -4

This game will be played at Wells Fargo Center at 6:00 ET on Saturday, February 3rd.

WHY BET THE PHILADELPHIA 76ERS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 113-108 in favor of the 76ers.
  • Our projections have Tyrese Maxey finishing with Tyrese Maxey points, 4 rebounds and 5 assists.
  • From the field, we have the 76ers finishing with a field goal percentage of 47.2% and knocking down 10 threes.

Is a Win at Philadelphia Possible for the Nets?

Today, the Nets are 8-23 as the underdog this season and have an average scoring differential of -5.5 points per game in those games. As the underdog, their ATS record is 13-16, and they have lost five straight games against the spread when favored.

In their last game against the Suns, the Nets lost by a score of 136-120. The O/U line for that game was 234 points, and Brooklyn was getting 4 points. This loss dropped their overall record to 19-28 for the season.

On the road, the Nets are 7-15 this season and 8-14 ATS. In games away from home, they have an average scoring differential of -5.5 points per game. In the Eastern Conference, the Nets are currently in 11th place.

This season, the Nets have gone 24-23 on the O/U, and their last two games have gone over the line. On average, their games have finished with 229.5 points.

So far this season, the Nets have been an average offensive team, ranking 20th in the league in scoring at 114.2 points per game. In terms of pace, Brooklyn is 23rd in the NBA at 97.9 possessions per game.

When looking at their shooting numbers, the Nets are 26th in field goal percentage at 46%. Inside the arc, they are converting 52% of their attempts (26th), while they are 15th in three-point shooting at 36%.

When it comes to free throws, Brooklyn is 22nd in attempts at 21.4 per game and 25th in makes at 16.2. In terms of assists, the Nets are 13th in the league with an average of 26.6 per game.

On the defensive side, Nets is currently hovering around the NBA’s average for points allowed, conceding an average of 115.3 points per game. Inside the arc, the Nets defense is giving up a shooting percentage of 52.8% and 38.1% from three-point territory.

Will the 76ers Secure A Victory as Home Favorites?

The 76ers have won four straight games at home and are favored by 4 points against the Nets. Their ATS record at home is 16-7 compared to 14-10 on the road.

Philadelphia’s O/U record for the season is 28-19, and their games have averaged 231.9 points per game. Today’s O/U line is set at 233.

In their last game, the 76ers beat the Jazz by a score of 127-124. They were 4.5-point underdogs going into the game, and the O/U line was 242.

Against Eastern Conference opponents, the 76ers are 19-11 and 5-3 against teams in the Atlantic Division. Overall, they are 30-17, which is good for 5th place in the East.

As the favorite, the 76ers have gone 27-8 this season, and their ATS record as the favorite is 24-11. On average, they have outscored their opponents by 9.8 points per game as the favorite.

In non-conference games, the 76ers are 11-6 compared to 19-11 against the East. Their ATS record as the favorite is 24-11, and they have gone 6-6 ATS as the underdog.

So far this season, the 76ers have been one of the top scoring teams in the NBA, averaging 119.1 points per game (6th). At home, they have been even better, averaging 121.0 points per game.

When it comes to pace, the 76ers are 17th in the league at 98.5 possessions per game. In terms of field goal percentage, they are 13th in the NBA at 47%.

Philadelphia has been one of the most aggressive teams in terms of getting to the free-throw line, leading the league in both free throws made (22.8) and attempted (27.3) per game.

In the current season, the 76ers defense has excelled, sitting 13th in the NBA by allowing 112.8 points per game. When it comes to forced turnovers, the 76ers are forcing 11.4 per game, which is 1st in the league. They also come into the game sitting 5th in blocked shots at 6.1 per game.