With so much amazing happening it is hard to keep up with the NBA. In case you missed it, here is a recap of all the betting action.
Betting Trends (1/12 to 1/18)
- Favorites went 28-22 (56.0%) ATS
- Home teams went 29-18 (61.7%) ATS
- Overs went 24-25 (48.9%)
- Teams with winning records went 22-22 (50.0%) ATS
- Betting against the public (<50% of tickets): 24-26 (48.0%) ATS
Biggest Money-line Upsets
Suns (+736) vs. Spurs
— Phoenix Suns (@Suns) January 15, 2017
The biggest upset of the week occurred in Mexico, just the fifth regular-season game played south of the border. Devin Booker scored a career-high 39 points as the Suns upended the Spurs 108-105.
Knicks (+358) at Celtics
Thomas goes for 39 PTS. pic.twitter.com/QYwIw0qfjR
— NBA (@NBA) January 19, 2017
Derrick Rose matched a season-high with 30 points as the Knicks beat the Celtics 117-106. New York was a 9.5 point underdog and won for just the third time in 14 games.
76ers (+358) at Bucks
A live look at Joel Embiid against the rest of the NBA. The 76ers rookie has been on a roll, winners of 7 of their last 9 games including the upset of Milwaukee on Monday. Embiid said Philly was closer to a playoff team than most expected, its starting to look like he is right.
The Warriors routed the Cavs 126-91 on Monday. The biggest question from the blowout, did LeBron flop? You be the judge.
Chris Paul’s Thumb
BREAKING: Chris Paul will undergo surgery and miss 6-8 weeks to repair a torn ligament in his left thumb. pic.twitter.com/01RYsFmrK2
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) January 18, 2017
Clippers point guard Chris Paul will miss 6 to 8 weeks after undergoing thumb surgery. This is a devastating loss for the team. In the last two years Los Angeles is 79-35 (.693) when Paul plays and 5-12 (.294) when he misses games.
Kevin Durant drops 40
After dropping 39 in his first game against his former team, Kevin Durant went off for 40 against the Thunder last night pic.twitter.com/UXFVjClHY4
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) January 19, 2017
Durant scored a season-high 40 points against his former team as the Golden State Warriors soundly defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder 121-100 on Wednesday. In two games against OKC, Durant has scored 79 points.
Trend Highlight – Visitor Recent Dogs – Losing Streak
Underdogs are historically undervalued, as are teams on a losing streak.
This Pro System “Visitor Recent Dogs – Losing Streak” is 60-50 (55%) ATS this season and +124.8 units all-time.
A game that matched this system in the last week was New Orleans at Indiana. The Pelicans had lost their previous game as an underdog to Chicago and were dogs the following game against the Pacers. Indiana held off New Orleans for the 98-95 victory but the Pelicans covered as 5 point underdogs.
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