9 games tonight, here are the free NBA picks tonight

Tonight’s Free NBA Picks

*Original betting lines and lineups taken game morning, adjust accordingly.

The original lines for each game are taken a couple of hours prior to the tip-off, so adjust your picks accordingly should a line change.

Confidence is out of 1-5 stars  

Tonight’s Parlays

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Parlay 1

Minnesota @ Dallas – Minnesota WIN  tick

New Orleans @ Cleveland – Cleveland -3.0 tick

Parlay 2

Denver @ Oklahoma City – Under 223.5

Milwaukee @ LA Lakers – Milwaukee +2.5tick

LA Clippers @ Portland –  LA Clippers +6.5

Tonight’s NBA Tips

Chicago @ Orlando

H2H Trends – 

Under is 11-1 in the last 12 meetings.
Under is 16-5 in the last 21 meetings in Orlando.
Chicago are 2-6 ATS in the last 8 meetings in Orlando

Win/Loss 

TEAM W L HOME AWAY
Orlando 22 52 15-22 7-30
Chicago 24 51 15-22 9-29

Season Points +/- 

TEAM PPG OPP PPG DIFF
Orlando 104.3 109.1 -4.8
Chicago 103.0 110.1 -7.1

Picks against the spread

 Spread O/U Points   Result
 Orlando  Under  Chicago
 -6.5  211.5  90-82

Bulls on the second of a B2B face the Magic who’ve dropped 8 of their last 10. Chicago looks to complete a sweep of the 4 game season series.

With both in tank mode this will be a stinker.

Best Bet  = NO BET

Best Bet  = Under 211.5 tick

Philadelphia @ Atlanta

H2H Trends – 

Philadelphia are 1-7 ATS in the last 8 meetings.
Philadelphia are 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Atlanta.
Over is 6-2 in the last 8 meetings

Win/Loss 

TEAM W L HOME AWAY
Atlanta 21 54 15-22 6-32
Philadelphia 44 30 26-11 18-19

Season Points +/- 

TEAM PPG OPP PPG DIFF
Atlanta 103.7 109.2 -5.5
Philadelphia 108.9 105.5 +3.4

Picks against the spread

 Spread O/U Points   Result
 Philadelphia  Under  Philadelphia
 -7.0  221.5  101-91

The 76ers have scored 118 points or more in seven of their last eight games and should take this easily even with Embiid out

Best Bet  =  Philadelphia -7.0 tick

New Orleans @ Cleveland

H2H Trends – 

New Orleans are 5-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings.
Under is 7-2 in the last 9 meetings in Cleveland.
Over is 8-3 in the last 11 meetings.

Win/Loss

TEAM W L HOME AWAY
Cleveland 45 30 25-11 20-19
New Orleans 43 32 22-16 21-16

Season Points +/-

TEAM PPG OPP PPG DIFF
Cleveland 110.7 110.0 +0.7
New Orleans 111.3 111.0 +0.4

Picks against the spread

 Spread O/U Points   Result
 Cleveland  Over  Cleveland
 -3.0  227.5  107-102

The Cavaliers will try to pick up their 7th win in 8 games tonight and will have a battle on their hands tonight against the Pelicans who are fighting for playoff positioning, two games ahead of the 9th placed Clippers.

Can’t go past the Cavs, overs should be high.

Best Bet = Cleveland WIN tick

Phoenix @ Houston

H2H Trends – 

Over is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings in Houston.
Over is 7-2 in the last 9 meetings.
Phoenix are 19-7 ATS in the last 26 meetings in Houston.

Win/Loss 

TEAM W L HOME AWAY
Houston 61 14 31-6 30-8
Phoenix 19 57 9-29 10-28

Season Points +/- 

TEAM PPG OPP PPG DIFF
Houston 113.6 104.2 +9.4
Phoenix 103.8 113.7 -9.9

Picks against the spread

 Spread O/U Points   Result
 Houston  Over  Houston
 -17.0  224.5  104-103

Phoenix rank last in defensive efficiency and the Rockets rank first in offensive efficiency.

Nothing to see here as the wheat meets the chaff.

Best Bet  = NO BET

Best Bet  = Houston -17.0

Denver @ Oklahoma City

H2H Trends – 

Denver are 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings.
Under is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings.

Win/Loss 

TEAM W L HOME AWAY
Oklahoma City 44 32 26-12 18-20
Denver 40 35 27-10 13-25

Season Points +/- 

TEAM PPG OPP PPG DIFF
Oklahoma City 107.1 104.0 +3.1
Denver 109.7 108.5 +1.2

Picks against the spread

 Spread O/U Points   Result
 Oklahoma City  Under  Denver
 -3.0  223.5  125-125 OT

The Nuggets sits two games behind the 8th placed Jazz, with the Los Angeles Clippers sandwiched in between, after losing four of its last six contests and need some urgency tonight after a couple of lackluster outings.

OKC should get the job done however, Unders best.

Best Bet  = Under 223.5 and Oklahoma City WIN

Minnesota @ Dallas

H2H Trends – 

Under is 10-1-1 in the last 12 meetings.
Under is 3-1-1 in the last 5 meetings in Dallas.
Minnesota are 15-6 ATS in the last 21 meetings in Dallas.

Win/Loss 

TEAM W L HOME AWAY
Dallas 23 52 14-24 9-28
Minnesota 43 33 28-10 15-23

Season Points +/- 

TEAM PPG OPP PPG DIFF
Dallas 102.6 105.2 -2.6
Minnesota 109.9 107.7 +2.2

Picks against the spread

 Spread O/U Points   Result
 Minnesota  Under  Minnesota
 -5.5  217.0  93-92

The T-Wolves are banged up but should get the job done against a lowly Dallas roster. Like the Unders.

Best Bet  = Minnesota WIN   tickand Under 217.0tick

Memphis @ Utah

H2H Trends – 

Under is 20-8 in the last 28 meetings.
Memphis are 5-2 ATS in the last 7 meetings.

Win/Loss 

TEAM W L HOME AWAY
Utah 42 33 24-13 18-20
Memphis 21 54 15-24 6-30

Season Points +/- 

TEAM PPG OPP PPG DIFF
Utah 103.4 100.1 +3.3
Memphis 98.9 104.7 -5.8

Picks against the spread

 Spread O/U Points   Result
 Utah  Over  Utah
 -14.5  196.0  107-97

The Jazz are fighting to stay in playoff contention in the West and can’t afford to drop another game to a team well out of the playoff race

Utah to use all the gears tonight.

Best Bet = NO BET

Best Bet = Utah -14.5 

Milwaukee @ LA Lakers

H2H Trends – 

Milwaukee are 1-6 ATS in the last 7 meetings.
Milwaukee are 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Los Angeles.
Under is 6-2 in the last 8 meetings in Los Angeles.

Win/Loss 

TEAM W L HOME AWAY
LA Lakers 33 41 19-16 14-25
Milwaukee 40 35 23-15 17-20

Season Points +/- 

TEAM PPG OPP PPG DIFF
LA Lakers 108.4 109.8 -1.4
Milwaukee 106.0 106.2 -0.2

Picks against the spread

 Spread O/U Points   Result
Milwaukee  Under  Milwaukee
 +2.5  221.0  124-122

The 8th place Bucks are on a B2B and will look to move closer to clinching an Eastern Conference playoff spot tonight. Bucks at the line with a little added desperation.

Best Bet  = Milwaukee +2.5tick

LA Clippers @ Portland

H2H Trends – 

Over is 15-7-2 in the last 24 meetings in Portland.

Win/Loss 

TEAM W L HOME AWAY
Portland 46 29 25-13 21-16
LA Clippers 41 34 21-15 20-19

Season Points +/- 

TEAM PPG OPP PPG DIFF
Portland 106.0 103.3 +2.7
LA Clippers 109.5 108.4 +1.1

Picks against the spread

 Spread O/U Points   Result
 LA Clippers  Under  Portland
 +6.5  218.0  105-96

The Trailblazers may be without Lillard and the Clippers have covered 20 of their last 28 games on the road.

Best Bet  = LA Clippers +6.5