NBA – TRENDS OF THE DAY
There are eight games around the Association on Saturday, February 29, 2020, including a marquee interconference showdown between the Houston Rockets and Boston Celtics. The Brooklyn Nets visit the Miami Heat, looking to avoid their fourth straight loss, while the Orlando Magic visit the San Antonio Spurs, eyeing their fourth straight win, so let’s take a look at the hottest NBA betting trends of the day that will help you make the best wagers.
- Featured game: Houston Rockets vs. Boston Celtics
The Rockets have tortured the Celtics over the last 10 years, winning 14 of their last 19 head-to-head duels. Houston is 4-0 SU and 3-1 ATS in its last four meetings with the Celtics including a 116-105 home win as 2.5-point favorites on February 11. The Rockets are 12-6 SU and ATS in their previous 18 visits to TD Garden, opening as 1.5-point dogs with a total of 230.5 points in this one. The under is 12-2-1 in the last 15 meetings between these two foes, and it is 6-0-1 in their last seven encounters in Boston.
Houston is undefeated in five straight games, covering four times in the process. On the other side, Boston is 4-1 SU and 5-0 ATS in its last five games overall. The Rockets are 5-3 SU and ATS in their last eight road contests, while the Celtics are undefeated in seven straight outings at home, covering six times in that span.
Boston is only 1-4 SU and ATS in its last five home games as a fave of two or fewer points, while the Celtics are 19-7 ATS in their previous 26 games against a team with a winning record and 6-1 ATS in their last seven tilts against a team with a winning percentage above .600. The Rockets, on the other side, are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 road games against a team with a winning home record, but they are only 16-34-1 ATS in the last 51 outings after scoring 125 or more points in their previous game.
- Brooklyn Nets vs. Miami Heat
The Nets lost at Atlanta 141-118 as slight 2.5-point favorites last night, recording their third straight defeat. Brooklyn is 1-4 SU and ATS over its last five games overall, 4-10 ATS in its previous 14 outings on the road, and 4-11 in its last 15 showings as an underdog. Also, the Nets are only 3-9 ATS in their last 12 games against a team with a winning percentage above .600 and are 0-4 ATS in their last four tilts playing without rest.
On the other side, the Heat beat the Mavericks 126-118 last night to snap a two-game skid. They are 18-7-1 ATS in the last 26 outings at home as favorites and are 6-2-1 ATS in the previous nine home contests against a team with a losing road record. Miami is 12-3-1 in its last 16 games played on Saturday and is 5-1 SU and 4-2 ATS in its last six home games against the Atlantic Division. The Heat are 3-6 SU and 2-7 ATS in their last nine games against the Nets.
- Orlando Magic vs. San Antonio Spurs
The Magic are riding a three-game win streak following a 136-125 home win over Minnesota last night. They are 5-1 SU and 4-2 ATS in their last six outings, and the over is 6-0 in that stretch. Orlando is 8-5 ATS in its last 13 showings on the road and is 5-1 ATS in its previous six visits to San Antonio.
On the other side, the Spurs are only 2-6 SU and ATS in their last eight games overall. They are 8-12 ATS in the last 20 contests at home and are just 3-10 ATS in their previous 13 showings as home favorites. The Spurs are 5-9 ATS in their last 14 home matchups with the Eastern Conference and are 6-14 ATS in their previous 20 tilts played in February.
- Chicago Bulls vs. New York Knicks
The Knicks opened as rare 3-point favorites in this one, and New York is 5-2 ATS in its last seven outings as a fave. They are 7-2 ATS in the last nine games playing on one day rest and are 4-0 ATS in their previous four games played on Saturday. The Knicks are 3-1 SU and ATS in their last four meetings with Chicago and are 7-2 SU and ATS in their last nine home games against the Bulls.
Still, the Knicks are only 1-4-1 ATS in their last six games overall and are 4-9 ATS in their last 13 home games as favorites. On the other side, the Bulls are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 games overall, 1-4 ATS in their last five road contests, and 2-6 ATS in their previous eight games following a straight-up loss. Also, the Bulls are 1-6 ATS in their last seven contests against a team with a losing record.
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NBA – TRENDS OF THE DAY
Friday night brings some super exciting games around the Association, and with 20 teams taking the floor, the bettors can choose from plenty of markets. The struggling Miami Heat host the Dallas Mavericks who could miss Luka Doncic due to a finger injury; the surging Milwaukee Bucks welcome the Oklahoma City Thunder who are undefeated in nine straight road contests, while the Utah Jazz hope to snap a four-game skid, so we’ll enjoy some great basketball tonight. Hereof, let’s take a look at the most intriguing betting trends around the league that will help you make the best wagers.
- Featured game: Washington Wizards vs. Utah Jazz
The Jazz have suffered four straight-up and ATS losses playing all four games on the home court. They are 3-10 ATS in the last 13 games overall, 0-8 ATS in the last eight following a straight-up loss, and 0-5 ATS in the last five games against a team with a losing record. Furthermore, the Jazz are 1-10-1 ATS in their last 12 showings as favorites and are 2-6 ATS in the previous eight games playing on one day rest.
On the other hand, Utah is 8-0 ATS in its last eight contests against a team with the winning percentage below .400 and is 7-2 ATS in its previous nine outings following a double-digit loss at home. Also, the Jazz are 8-0 SU and 7-1 in their last eight meetings with the Wizards and are 7-1 SU and 5-3 ATS in their previous eight home tilts against Washington.
The Wizards are 5-5 SU and 6-4 ATS this month, while they are 5-1 ATS in their previous six showings as underdogs. Washington is 3-7 ATS in its last 10 road contests, 4-9 ATS in its previous 13 outings following a straight-up win, and 12-28-1 ATS in its last 41 games on the road against a team with a home winning percentage above .600.
- Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Milwaukee Bucks
The Thunder have won nine in a row on the road and are ridiculous 16-3 SU and 17-2 ATS over their last 19 outings away from home. Also, they are unbeaten in five games playing without rest, while the Thunder are 9-0 ATS on the second day of their previous nine back-to-back sets. OKC is 38-16 ATS in its last 54 games as a dog and is 15-7 ATS in its last 12 tilts against the winning team.
On the other side, the Bucks eye their fifth straight victory. They are 9-1 SU and 8-2 ATS over the last 10 games overall, 4-0 SU and ATS in the last four home contests, and 8-0 SU and 7-1 ATS in the previous eight showings as favorites. The Bucks are 3-7 SU and 3-6-1 ATS in their last 10 meetings with the Thunder and are 2-7 SU and 2-6-1 ATS in their previous nine duels in Wisconsin.
- Dallas Mavericks vs. Miami Heat
The Heat are in crisis, dropping seven of their last nine games overall and covering the spread just twice in that span. However, Miami is 10-2 SU and 9-2-1 ATS in its last 12 home encounters with the Western Conference, while the Heat are 4-0 SU and 3-0-1 ATS in their previous four home contests against Dallas. Also, they are 15-2 SU and 12-4-1 ATS in the last 17 meetings with the Mavericks.
Dallas is 4-1 SU and ATS in its last five games overall. The Mavericks are 8-4 SU and 8-2-2 ATS in their previous 12 outings on the road and are 5-2 SU and ATS in their last seven road matchups with the Eastern Conference. The over is 8-2 in Dallas’ last 10 contests overall, and it is 5-0 in Miami’s previous five outings.
- Detroit Pistons vs. Phoenix Suns
The Pistons are undefeated in six straight meetings with the Suns, covering on all five occasions. Likewise, the Pistons are 11-3 SU and 13-1 ATS in their previous 14 encounters with the Suns, while Detroit is 14-5 ATS in its previous 19 visits to Arizona. However, the Pistons are winless in seven straight games, covering three times in that span.
On the other side, the Suns are 4-4 SU and 3-5 ATS over their last eight outings, and the under is 6-2 in that stretch. They are only 1-10 ATS in the last 11 games on the home court, and the under is 9-2 in that stretch. Phoenix is 0-4 SU and ATS in its last four games against the Eastern Conference and is 2-8 ATS in its last 10 outings as a favorite.
- Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Orlando Magic
The Timberwolves have won four of their last six encounters with the Magic, but they are only 4-13 ATS over the previous 17 meetings with Orlando. Also, the T-Wolves are just 1-10 SU and 3-8 ATS in their last 11 road contests against the Magic. Minnesota is 0-5 ATS in its last five games against a team with a losing record, 4-10 ATS in its last 14 outings as a dog, and 2-5 ATS in its previous seven road tilts.
The Magic are 10-3 ATS in their last 13 games against the losing team. They are 12-4 ATS in the previous 16 tilts against a team with the winning percentage below .400, but the Magic are only 1-7 ATS in their last eight games at home. Also, Orlando is 4-10 ATS in its last 14 games overall and is 0-4 ATS in its previous four contests against the Western Conference.
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