7 Games – Tonight’s NBA Picks

NBA PICKS FOR TONIGHT

*Original NBA betting lines and research are done a game day morning, adjust your plays accordingly should spreads and lineups change.

NBA PARLAY

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Parlay 1

  • Houston @ Memphis – Over 202.0
  • Chicago @ San Antonio – San Antonio -12.0

Parlay 2

  • LA Lakers @ Charlotte – Under 227.5
  • Utah @ Orlando – Under 205.5

TONIGHT’S CASH STAT 💰

  • Under is 7-1 in Lakers last 8 games playing on 1 days rest.
  • Under is 16-5 in Lakers last 21 games overall.
  • Under is 6-2 in Hornets last 8 home games vs. a team with a losing road record.
  • Under is 7-3 in Hornets last 10 vs teams above .500.

Best Bet – LA Lakers @ Charlotte – Under 227.5


TONIGHT’S NBA TIPS


UTAH @ ORLANDO

Win/Loss 

TEAM W L HOME ROAD
Utah 14 15 5-6 9-9
Orlando 13 15 7-8 6-7

Season Points +/- 

TEAM PPG OPPG DIFF
Utah 107.4 107.0 +0.4
Orlando 104.3 107.3 -3.0

Picks against the spread

 Spread Points   Result
Utah Under Orlando
-5.0 205.5 96-89

H2H Trends – 

  • Jazz are 7-1 ATS in the last 8 meetings in Orlando.
  • Over is 6-2 in the last 8 meetings in Orlando.
  • Over is 5-2 in the last 7 meetings.

Jazz Trends

  • Jazz are 7-16 ATS in their last 23 road games vs. a team with a losing home record.
  • Under is 6-1 in Jazz last 7 road games vs. a team with a losing home record.
  • Under is 11-4 in Jazz last 15 vs teams below .500.

Magic Trends

  • Magic are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games vs teams below .500.
  • Magic are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 games playing on 1 days rest
  • Magic are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 home games.
  • Magic are 10-4 ATS in their last 14 games overall.
  • Over is 4-0 in Magic last 4 vs teams below .500..
  • Under is 5-1 in Magic last 6 games overall
  • Under is 11-5 in Magic last 16 home games.

The Rub 

  • Utah gave up an average of 116 points in B2B road losses at San Antonio and OKC before going home and finding some defense to beat the Heat 111-84 on Wednesday.
  • Orlando have been in Mexico City for the last few days and knocked off Chicago 97-91 on Thursday.
  • Utah took the last four in the series by an average of 18.5 points.
  • Gonna grit our teeth and take the Jazz, as much as they’ve slayed us the last two weeks.
  • Unfamiliar court and slow paced teams, take the Unders.

Best Bet  = Under 205.5


LA LAKERS @ CHARLOTTE

Win/Loss 

TEAM W L HOME ROAD
L.A. Lakers 17 11 11-4 6-7
Charlotte 14 14 10-6 4-8

Season Points +/- 

TEAM PPG OPPG DIFF
L.A. Lakers 113 111.4 +1.6
Charlotte 114.3 111.3 +3.0

Picks against the spread

 Spread Points   Result
LA Lakers Under LA Lakers
-1.5 227.5 128-100

H2H Trends – 

  • Lakers are 6-0 ATS in the last 6 meetings in Charlotte.
  • Under is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings.
  • Lakers are 5-2-1 ATS in the last 8 meetings.

Lakers Trends

  • Lakers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games vs teams above .500.
  • Lakers are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games.
  • Lakers are 2-10 ATS in their last 12 vs. Eastern Conference
  • Under is 7-1 in Lakers last 8 games playing on 1 days rest.
  • Under is 16-5 in Lakers last 21 games overall.

Hornets Trends

  • Hornets are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games vs teams above .600.
  • Under is 6-2 in Hornets last 8 home games vs. a team with a losing road record.
  • Under is 7-3 in Hornets last 10 vs teams above .500.

The Rub

  • Charlotte on a B2B tonight after losing to the Knicks last night in OT.
  • Lakers are fresh after a night off.

Best Bet  = Under 227.5


BOSTON @ DETROIT

Win/Loss 

TEAM W L HOME ROAD
Boston 18 10 9-3 9-7
Detroit 13 13 9-6 4-7

Season Points +/- 

TEAM PPG OPPG DIFF
Boston 111.8 103.8 +8.0
Detroit 109.0 110.2 -1.2

Picks against the spread

 Spread Points   Result
Detroit Over Detroit
+2.0 212.0 113-104

H2H Trends – 

  • Celtics are 6-0 ATS in the last 6 meetings in Detroit.
  • Under is 5-0-1 in the last 6 meetings in Detroit.

Celtics Trends

  • Celtics are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 road games.
  • Celtics are 7-0 ATS in their last 7 games overall
  • Celtics are 4-11 ATS in their last 15 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.
  • Over is 5-0 in Celtics last 5 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.
  • Over is 4-1 in Celtics last 5 road games.
  • Over is 6-2 in Celtics last 8 games overall.

Pistons Trends

  • Pistons are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games vs teams above .500.
  • Pistons are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games overall.
  • Pistons are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games vs teams above .600
  • Under is 7-1 in Pistons last 8 games overall.
  • Under is 4-1 in Pistons last 5 home games.
  • Under is 20-6-2 in Pistons last 28 games vs teams above .600.
  • Under is 15-5-1 in Pistons last 21 home games vs. a team with a winning road record

The Rub

  • Celtics look to increase their season-best win streak to 9 tonight.
  • Detroit looking to snap a season-worst 6-game losing streak that includes 3 double-digit losses.
  • Pistons earned some swagger after a win over the Warriors on Dec. 1 but lost their next 2 games by an average of 25 points to start the slide.
  • Boston are the better team on both ends, but they are on a B2B against a Pistons team that will be fresh at home after 2 nights off.
  • Detroit fresh, with something to prove.

Best Bet  =  Over 212.0


HOUSTON @ MEMPHIS

Win/Loss

TEAM W L HOME ROAD
Houston 13 14 7-5 6-9
Memphis 16 12 9-5 7-7

Season Points +/-

TEAM PPG OPPG DIFF
Houston 109.0 109.6 -0.6
Memphis 102.7 102.0 +0.7

Picks against the spread

 Spread Points   Result
Memphis Over Houston
+2.5 202.0 105-97

H2H Trends

  • Under is 4-0 in the last 4 meetings.

Rockets Trends

  • Rockets are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games vs teams above .500.
  • Rockets are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.
  • Rockets are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 road games.
  • Under is 4-0 in Rockets last 4 vs teams above .500.
  • Under is 10-2 in Rockets last 12 road games vs. a team with a home winning % over .600.
  • Under is 4-1 in Rockets last 5 games overall.

Grizzlies Trends

  • Grizzlies are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games vs teams below .500.
  • Grizzlies are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 home games vs. a team with a losing road record.
  • Grizzlies are 12-4 ATS in their last 16 home games.
  • Grizzlies are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games playing on a B2B.
  • Under is 4-0 in Grizzlies last 4 home games vs. a team with a losing road record.
  • Under is 5-1 in Grizzlies last 6 home games.

The Rub

  • Rockets were held to an average of 95.3 ppg in their win-less 0-3 road-trip before finding some spark offensively in a 2-0 homestand capped by a 126-111 win over the Lakers on Thursday.
  • Grizzlies were held below 100 points for the 4th straight game and fell to 1-3 in that stretch with Friday’s 100-97 loss to the Heat at home.
  • Grizzlies rank 4th in defensively, while the Rockets rank 26th, Overs look good, with the Rockets just leaky enough to get the Grizzlies scoring average up.
  • Like Memphis at home tonight, with that 202.0 total tempting.

Best Bet  =  Over 202.0 PUSH


CHICAGO @ SAN ANTONIO

Win/Loss 

TEAM W L HOME ROAD
Chicago 6 23 4-11 2-12
San Antonio 15 14 11-4 4-10

Season Points +/- 

TEAM PPG OPPG DIFF
Chicago 101.4 112.3 -10.9
San Antonio 110.8 111.5 -0.7

Picks against the spread

 Spread Points   Result
San Antonio Under Chicago
-12.0 211.5 98-93

H2H Trends – 

  • Over is 4-0 in the last 4 meetings in San Antonio.
  • Bulls are 5-2 ATS in the last 7 meetings.

Bulls Trends

  • Bulls are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games overall.
  • Bulls are 5-14 ATS in their last 19 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.
  • Bulls are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 road games.
  • Under is 7-1 in Bulls last 8 road games vs. a team with a home winning % over .600.
  • Under is 19-7-1 in Bulls last 27 games overall.

Spurs Trends

  • Spurs are 4-0-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall.
  • Spurs are 20-7 ATS in their last 27 home games.
  • Spurs are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 home games vs. a team with a losing road record.
  • Spurs are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 home games vs. a team with a road winning % below .400.
  • Spurs are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games vs teams below .500.
  • Under is 4-1-1 in Spurs last 6 games vs teams below .400.
  • Under is 7-2-1 in Spurs last 10 vs teams below .500.
  • Over is 10-3-1 in Spurs last 14 games overall.

The Rub

  • Spurs lead all stats categories in the matchup.
  • The Spurs are resembling the great teams of their past during a 6-game homestand and are coming off their best win after smashing the Clippers 125-87. The Spurs will try to make it 5 straight wins tonight.
  • San Antonio held their last 2 opponents under 90 points and held the Clippers to 30 points in the 2nd half on Thursday.
  • Bulls averaged 85.7 points over their last 3 games (all losing) and fell 97-91 loss to the Magic in Mexico City on Thursday.
  • Spurs took the last 4 in the series, including a 108-107 win at Chicago on Nov. 26.

Best Bet  = San Antonio -12.0


LA CLIPPERS @ OKLAHOMA CITY

Win/Loss 

TEAM W L HOME ROAD
L.A. Clippers 17 11 9-3 8-8
OKC 17 10 10-3 7-7

Season Points +/- 

TEAM PPG OPPG DIFF
L.A. Clippers 114.3 113.6 +0.7
OKC 111.1 105.4 +5.7

Picks against the spread

 Spread Points   Result
LA Clippers Under Oklahoma City
+6.5 227.0 110-104

H2H Trends – 

  • Clippers are 0-5 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Oklahoma City.
  • Over is 8-1 in the last 9 meetings in Oklahoma City.
  • Over is 5-1 in the last 6 meetings.

Clippers Trends

  • Clippers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games vs teams above .600.
  • Clippers are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.
  • Clippers are 2-8 ATS in their last 10 road games vs. a team with a home winning % over .600.
  • Clippers are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games.
  • Clippers are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games overall.
  • Over is 4-1 in Clippers last 5 games vs teams above .600.
  • Over is 12-5 in Clippers last 17 games overall.
  • Over is 7-3 in Clippers last 10 road games

OKC Trends

  • Thunder are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 home games.
  • Thunder are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games vs teams above .500.
  • Under is 35-16 in Thunder last 51 games vs teams above .600

The Rub

  • OKC on a B2B after going down to the Nuggets 109-98 in Denver last night.
  • OKC have dropped 3 of their last 4 after going 16-3 over 19.
  • Clippers have lost 5 of their last 7 and their 125-87 loss against the Spurs marked their 3rd by 20+ points in a 4-game span.
  • OKC coming off the toughest road-trip in the league on a B2B tonight. Clippers just fresh enough the keep it close.

Best Bet  = LA Clippers +6.5 & Under 227.0


MINNESOTA @ PHOENIX

Win/Loss

TEAM W L HOME ROAD
Minnesota 13 15 11-4 2-11
Phoenix 5 24 4-11 1-13

Season Points +/-

TEAM PPG OPPG DIFF
Minnesota 110.5 111.0 -0.5
Phoenix 102.1 113.2 -11.1

Picks against the spread

 Spread Points   Result
Phoenix Over Phoenix
+8.0 213.0 107-99
109-98

H2H Trends

  • Under is 7-2 in the last 9 meetings in Phoenix.
  • Timberwolves are 1-3-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
  • Timberwolves are 2-5 ATS in the last 7 meetings in Phoenix.

T-Wolves Trends

  • Timberwolves are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games vs teams below .500.
  • Timberwolves are 7-3 ATS in their last 10 games overall.
  • Timberwolves are 5-15 ATS in their last 20 road games vs. a team with a home winning % below .400.
  • Timberwolves are 12-26 ATS in their last 38 road games.
  • Under is 4-0 in Timberwolves last 4 road games vs. a team with a losing home record.
  • Under is 5-1 in Timberwolves last 6 games vs teams below .400.
  • Under is 8-2 in Timberwolves last 10 road games vs. a team with a home winning % below .400.
  • Under is 16-5 in Timberwolves last 21 road games.

Suns Trends

  • Suns are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 home games.
  • Suns are 3-11 ATS in their last 14 home games vs. a team with a losing road record.
  • Suns are 2-9 ATS in their last 11 games overall
  • Suns are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games vs teams below .500.
  • Under is 4-1 in Suns last 5 home games vs. a team with a road winning % below .400.
  • Under is 7-3 in Suns last 10 games overall.
  • Under is 9-4 in Suns last 13 home games.

The Rub

  • T-Wolves leaked an average of 123.3 points over the first three games of its road trip, capped by a 141-130 setback at the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday.
  • Suns own the worst record in the NBA but snapped a 10-game losing streak with a 99-89 win over the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday.
  • Not touching this one.

Best Bet  =  NO BET