NBA Betting Predictions: Miami Heat vs Philadelphia 76ers
Great matchup tonight as the Miami Heat take to the road to take on the Philadelphia 76ers. BetDSI Sportsbook current NBA live betting lines display the Heat a -1 point favorite over the Sixers at home.
In their last game the Miami Heat lost 105-97 on the road to a very mediocre Milwaukee Bucks team. The Heat shot 34-73 from the floor and hit 9 out of 20 three point attempts, however their 18 turnovers with Lebron James leading with seven was just too much for Miami to overcome.
Lebron James didn’t just lead the his team in turnovers however as he also led the game with 40 points, with 8 rebounds, 5 assists, and 2 steals against the Bucks. Dwayne Wade also had a respectable game putting up 23 points, 8 rebounds, 6 assists, and a steal. Mario Chalmers also played very well with a higher than his average 16 points and 5 assists. The Bench was virtually nonexistent as Norris Cole led the bench with a measly 3 points.
The Atlantic Division leading Philadelphia 76ers will attempt a fifth consecutive win tonight against the Heat. They are now 12-2 at home after a bad 98-82 beating they put on the Chicago Bulls on Philly. The Sixers shot 40-84 from the floor and hit 4 out of 11 from downtown and doubled their opponents in steals 10-5.
Philadelphia’s leading scorers were Thaddeus Young and Andre Iguodala both with 19 points, Andre also had 9 rebounds, 4 assists, and 2 steals. Jrue Holiday shot decently efficient hitting 8-15 from the floor and nailing his only three point attempt. Louis Williams has provided his team a huge spark this season coming off the bench, against the Bulls Williams had 14 points and 6 assists.
NBA Betting Prediction: The Miami Heat has really owned the Philadelphia 76ers recently with the Sixers only win over Miami coming back in 2009. Philadelphia only has 4 wins against above .500 teams this year, and their strong start and home record has made this line very generous for a Miami Heat play. Take the Heat and lay the -1 point against the Philadelphia 76ers.
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