9 games tonight, LeBron heads to 30,000 club

Free NBA Tips For Tonight

9 games and we have the free NBA picks for the bettors. Two NBA parlays and a Clint Capella promo for the members of CrownBet. See the best betting tips for tonight’s NBA below.

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

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Tonight’s NBA Picks

Oklahoma City @ Cleveland

H2H Trends – 

OKC are 0-5 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Cleveland.
OKC are 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
Under is 9-3 in the last 12 meetings in Cleveland

Win/Loss 

TEAM W L HOME ROAD
Oklahoma City 25 20 16-7 9-13
Cleveland 27 17 16-5 11-12

Season Points +/- 

TEAM PPG OPP PPG DIFF
Oklahoma City 104.3 100.8 +3.5
Cleveland 109.4 108.6 +0.8

Picks against the spread

 Spread O/U Points   Result
 Cleveland  Over  Oklahoma City
 -4.0  221.0  148-124

With 25 points tonight Lebron hits 30,000 points, making him one of 7 players to reach the milestone.

OKC have won 3 straight,while the Cavs have lost 7 of their last 10. Should be a close one tonight but with a sense of occasion we like the Cavs to get up at home for LeBron should tonight be the night for 30,000.

Cavs in a close one, unders best.

Best Bet  =  Over 221.0 

Chicago @ Atlanta

H2H Trends – 

Chicago are 0-5 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Atlanta.
Chicago are 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
Under is 17-8 in the last 25 meetings

Win/Loss

TEAM W L HOME ROAD
Chicago 17 28 11-12 6-16
Atlanta 13 31 9-12 4-19

Season Points +/-

TEAM PPG OPP PPG DIFF
Chicago 103.0 108.6 -5.6
Atlanta 103.7 107.7 -4.0

Picks against the spread

 Spread O/U Points   Result
 Atlanta  Over  Chicago
 -2.0  215.0  113-97

These two teams rank in the bottom six of the league in defensive efficiency. The over is the play on Saturday.

Wouldn’t go near either on the ML.

Best Bet = Over 215.0 

Miami @ Charlotte

H2H Trends – 

Miami are 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings.
Under is 9-2 in the last 11 meetings.
Under is 21-5 in the last 26 meetings in Charlotte.

Win/Loss

TEAM W L HOME ROAD
Miami 26 19 12-9 14-10
Charlotte 18 25 12-12 6-13

Season Points +/-

TEAM PPG OPP PPG DIFF
Miami 101.1 101.8 -0.7
Charlotte 105.7 105.7 -0.1

Picks against the spread

 Spread O/U Points   Result
 Charlotte  Under  Miami
 -4.0  205.5  106-105

Tonight is the 2nd of a B2B for the Heat, who disappointing last night as losing favourites against the Nets.

Like the Hornets at home tonight.

Best Bet = Charlotte -4.0

Memphis @ New Orleans

H2H Trends – 

Under is 4-0 in the last 4 meetings.
Memphis are 6-2 ATS in the last 8 meetings.
Memphis are 3-8 ATS in the last 11 meetings in New Orleans.

Win/Loss 

TEAM W L HOME ROAD
Memphis 16 28 11-13 5-15
New Orleans 23 21 11-9 12-12

Season Points +/- 

TEAM PPG OPP PPG DIFF
Memphis 99.4 101.9 -2.5
New Orleans 110.8 110.7 +0.1

Picks against the spread

 Spread O/U Points   Result
 New Orleans   New Orleans
 -7.0  TBC  111-104

Memphis on a B2B tonight after smacking the Kings last night at home 106-88.

Pelicans to have too much offensive weaponry for the Grizzlies tonight.

Best Bet  = New Orleans -7.0  

Milwaukee @ Philadelphia

H2H Trends – 

Milwaukee are 5-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings in Philadelphia.
Milwaukee are 9-4 ATS in the last 13 meetings.

Win/Loss 

TEAM W L HOME ROAD
Milwaukee 23 21 14-9 9-12
Philadelphia 21 20 10-10 11-10

Season Points +/- 

TEAM PPG OPP PPG DIFF
Milwaukee 104.9 105.9 -1.0
Philadelphia 108.1 107.5 +0.7

Picks against the spread

 Spread O/U Points   Result
 Milwaukee  Under  Philadelphia
 +6.5  214.5  116-94

The 76ers have gone 7-3 straight up and ATS in last 10 games and we like their hot streak to continue tonight.

That -6.5 is a little high for us though, take the ML to be safe, with unders good too.

Best Bet  = Under 214.5   

Golden State @ Houston

H2H Trends – 

Golden State are 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings in Houston.
Under is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings in Houston.
Golden State are 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.

Win/Loss

TEAM W L HOME ROAD
Golden State 37 9 16-6 21-3
Houston 31 12 16-6 15-6

Season Points +/-

TEAM PPG OPP PPG DIFF
Golden State 115.9 106.9 +9.1
Houston 114.7 106.9 +7.8

Picks against the spread

 Spread O/U Points   Result
 Golden State  Under  Houston
 -4.0  235.0  116-108

Ariza and Green sit for the Rockets thanks to a locker room dust-up with the Clippers.

The Warriors matched a franchise record with their 14th consecutive road victory on Wednesday, a stretch that includes a 124-114 victory at Houston on Jan. 4 They have also won their last 7 regular season visits to Houston.

Stick with the trend.

Best Bet = Golden State -4.0 

Toronto @ Minnesota

H2H Trends – 

Over is 5-0 in the last 5 meetings.
Over is 4-0 in the last 4 meetings in Minnesota.
Toronto are 9-3 ATS in the last 12 meetings in Minnesota.

Win/Loss 

TEAM W L HOME ROAD
Toronto 31 13 17-3 14-10
Minnesota 29 18 18-6 11-12

Season Points +/- 

TEAM PPG OPP PPG DIFF
Toronto 111.4 103.8 +7.6
Minnesota 108.4 105.0 +3.4

Picks against the spread

 Spread O/U Points   Result
 Minnesota  Under  Minnesota
 -3.5  216.0  115-109

Toronto is currently 30-13 and has the second best record in the East. Minnesota is 29-18 and fourth in the West, with the T-Wolves on of the big surprises in 2017/18.

Tonight is a B2B for the Raptors who got over the line last night against the Spurs in an 86-83 grind at home. Take the fresher legs of the T-Wolves at home.

Best Bet  = Minnesota ML  

LA Clippers @ Utah

H2H Trends – 

LA Clippers are 5-2 ATS in the last 7 meetings in Utah.
Over is 5-2 in the last 7 meetings in Utah.

Win/Loss 

TEAM W L HOME ROAD
LA Clippers 23 21 14-9 9-12
Utah 18 27 13-9 5-18

Season Points +/- 

TEAM PPG OPP PPG DIFF
LA Clippers 107.5 106.7 +0.8
Utah 101.3 102.3 -0.9

Picks against the spread

 Spread O/U Points   Result
 LA Clippers  Over  Utah
 +2.5 206.5  125-113

The Clippers have won 6 straight and 12 of their last 15. They should get the job done tonight in what should be a scrappy game.

The teams split two meetings earlier this season but the Clippers have won 19 of the past 22 matchups.

Best Bet  =  LA Clippers +2.5 

Dallas @ Portland

H2H Trends – 

Dallas are 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings in Portland.
Dallas are 19-7-1 ATS in the last 27 meetings.

Win/Loss

TEAM W L HOME ROAD
Dallas 15 30 9-15 6-15
Portland 24 21 12-10 12-11

Season Points +/-

TEAM PPG OPP PPG DIFF
Dallas 102.5 104.5 -2.0
Portland 103.9 103.0 +1.0

Picks against the spread

 Spread O/U Points   Result
 Portland  Over  Portland
 -5.0  209.5  117-108

Portland has won 5 straight at home. Mavs are an impressive 12-8 ATS on the road but won’t get the W tonight, may be close though.

Best Bet = Portland ML