NBA – TRENDS OF THE DAY
The playoff battle is heating up, bringing a few tremendous games on Wednesday, March 11, 2020. The New Orleans Pelicans visit the Sacramento Kings for the Western Conference clash of two teams that cannot afford to lose, while the Northwest Division showdown in Oklahoma City will see the Jazz take on the Thunder in the battle for the fourth seed in the West. We have prepared all need-to-know betting trends for tonight, so let’s take a closer look.
- Featured game: New Orleans Pelicans vs. Sacramento Kings
The Pelicans have dominated the Kings over the last few years, winning 13 of their previous 18 encounters. New Orleans is 5-1 SU and ATS in its previous six meetings with Sacramento and is 4-1 SU and ATS in its previous five visits to Golden 1 Center. The Pelicans opened as 1.5-point favorites in this one with a total of 235.0 points, and the over has hit in the last five matchups between New Orleans and Sacramento.
New Orleans is 6-0 ATS in its last six outings on the road as a fave and is 13-3-1 ATS in its previous 17 contests away from home. The Pelicans are 13-3 ATS in their last 16 games against a team with a losing record, 16-5-1 ATS in their previous 22 contests following an ATS win, and 4-1 ATS in their last five tilts played on Wednesday.
On the other side, Sacramento is 7-2-1 ATS in its last 10 games overall. The Kings are 5-0-1 ATS in their last six outings as underdogs, 8-1 ATS in their previous nine games against a team with a losing record, and 5-2-1 ATS in their last eight showings on the home court. However, the Kings are only 2-5 ATS in their last seven tilts playing on two days rest and are 0-5-1 ATS in their previous six games played on Wednesday.
- Utah Jazz vs. Oklahoma City Thunder
The Jazz and Thunder split their first two meetings of the season. The Thunder are 6-2 SU and 7-1 ATS in their last eight encounters with the Jazz, and the under is 6-2 in that span, while OKC is ridiculous 18-1 SU and 13-4-1 ATS in its previous 19 home contests against Utah.
Utah is only 2-7-1 ATS in its last 10 games overall. The Jazz are 0-8-1 ATS in their last nine outings following a straight-up loss and are 1-4 ATS in their previous five games played on Wednesday. On the other hand, they are 6-0 ATS in the last six showings as underdogs and are 7-2 ATS in the previous nine road games against a team with a winning home record.
The Thunder are 2-5 ATS in their last seven games overall and are 3-7 ATS in their previous 10 games played on Wednesday. They are 7-3 ATS in the last 10 tilts playing on two days rest, 21-10 ATS in the previous 31 contests following a straight-up win, and 7-1 ATS in the last eight contests against the Northwest Division.
- Charlotte Hornets vs. Miami Heat
The Heat meet the Hornets for the second time this term. Miami is undefeated in three straight encounters with Charlotte, covering on all three occasions, while the Heat are 9-2 SU and 8-2-1 ATS in their previous 11 meetings with the Hornets. Charlotte is only 1-5 SU and 1-4-1 ATS in its last six visits to Miami.
The Hornets are 6-0-1 ATS in their last seven games overall. They are 4-0 ATS in the last four games against a team with a winning record, 4-1-1 ATS in the previous six games on the road, and 7-1 ATS in the last eight tilts played on Wednesday. However, the Hornets are only 1-5 ATS in their last six road contests against a team with a winning home record.
The Heat are 21-10-1 ATS in their last 32 games on the home court and are 13-6-1 ATS in their previous 20 home tilts against a team with a road winning percentage below .400. Miami is 4-0 ATS in its last four games playing on two days rest, but the Heat are only 1-5 ATS in their last six contests against the losing team and are 0-5 ATS in their previous five games played on Wednesday.
END OF MARCH 11th NBA TRENDS
NBA – TRENDS OF THE DAY
There are nine games around the Association on today’s schedule, and the bettors will have a surprisingly busy Tuesday with plenty of interesting picks and markets to choose from. Therefore, we have prepared all need-to-know betting trends that will help you make the best wagers, so let’s take a closer look.
- Featured game: Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Houston Rockets
Minnesota and Houston meet for the fourth and last time this regular season, and Rockets have a chance to sweep the series for the fourth time in six years. Houston is 4-0 SU and ATS in its last four meetings with Minnesota and is 7-0 SU and 6-1 ATS in its previous seven home contests against the Timberwolves. Minnesota is winless at Toyota Center since 2012, and the T-Wolves opened as heavy 12.5-point underdogs in this one.
The Timberwolves are 4-16 SU and 5-15 ATS in their last 20 games overall and are 2-10 SU and 4-8 ATS in their previous 12 outings on the road. They are 1-4 ATS in the last five showings as underdogs, 4-12 ATS in the previous 16 games against a team with a winning record, and 1-5 ATS in the last six games played on Tuesday. The over has hit in 12 of Minnesota’s last 14 games overall.
On the other side, the Rockets are in crisis, riding a four-game losing streak while failing to cover in the process. They are 0-4 ATS in the last four outings as favorites, 1-4 ATS in the previous five contests against a team with a losing record, and 5-9 ATS in the last 14 tilts against the Western Conference. At least, the Rockets are 4-1 ATS over the last five showings after surrendering 125 or more points in their previous game.
- Boston Celtics vs. Indiana Pacers
The Pacers beat the Celtics 122-117 as 1.5-point home favorites in their first meeting of the season to snap a seven-game losing streak in head-to-head duels. Indiana is 1-5 ATS in its last six encounters with Boston and is 2-7 SU and 3-6 ATS in its previous nine home contests against the Celtics.
Boston has dropped four of its last five games overall, but the Celtics are 5-0 ATS in their last five outings on the road and are 7-3 ATS over their previous 10 games overall. Also, they are 20-9 ATS in the last 29 games against a team with a winning record. The Pacers are 3-1-1 ATS in their last five contests overall, but they are only 2-6 ATS in the last eight outings at home and are 1-4 ATS in the previous five home contests as underdogs.
- Brooklyn Nets vs. Los Angeles Lakers
Back in January, the Lakers thrashed off the Nets 128-113 as 5.5-point road favorites. They are 6-3 SU and ATS in the last nine meetings with the Nets and are 3-1 SU and ATS in their previous four encounters at Staples Center. The Lakers are 10-1 SU and 9-2 ATS in their last 11 games overall and are 6-0 SU and 5-1 ATS in their previous six outings on the home court.
Furthermore, the Lakers are 5-0 ATS in their last five home games against a team with a losing road record, 4-1 ATS in their previous five showings as favorites, and 4-0 ATS in their last four tilts played on Tuesday. On the other side, the Nets are 5-1 ATS in their last six showings as underdogs, but they are only 1-4 ATS in the last five games playing on one day rest and are 0-4 ATS in the previous four outings following a straight-up win.
- Dallas Mavericks vs. San Antonio Spurs
Dallas and San Antonio will wrap up their regular-season series tonight, and the Mavericks have a chance to sweep the Spurs for the first time ever. The Mavs are 11-4 ATS in their last 15 meetings with the Spurs and are 7-0 ATS in their previous seven visits to San Antonio.
Over their last five outings following an ATS loss, the Mavs went 4-1 ATS. They are 9-4-2 ATS in the last 15 games on the road, while the Mavs covered the spread in eight straight road encounters with the Southwest Division. The Spurs, on the other side, failed to cover in seven straight games overall. They are 2-5 ATS in the last seven outings at home and are 2-6 ATS in the previous eight home meetings with division rivals.
- Los Angeles Clippers vs. Golden State Warriors
The Clippers are 2-0 SU and 1-1 ATS against the Warriors this season, while they are 7-2 ATS in the last nine road meetings with Golden State. LA is 5-2 ATS in its last seven games overall and is 6-3 ATS in its previous nine games on the road, while the Clippers are 5-1 ATS in their last six games playing on one day rest.
Also, the Clippers are 10-1 ATS in their previous 11 contests played on Tuesday. The Warriors are 4-1 ATS in their last five games overall, but they are only 3-8 over the last 11 showings on the home court. Golden State is 4-9 ATS in its previous 13 home meetings with the Pacific Division.
END OF MARCH 10th NBA TRENDS