76ers vs Nets Betting Matchup Report
Brooklyn Nets vs Philadelphia 76ers Odds
Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Brooklyn when they hit take on the 76ers on Monday in pro hoops betting action.
The 76ers sit at 23-39 (28-34 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Nets are currently 37-26 (29-32-2 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Philadelphia is 32-30 OU, and Brooklyn is 26-37 OU. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).
Bettors looking to side with the 76ers in this one found them as 3-point underdogs earlier at , while the total had been sitting in the area of 184.5 at Bovada.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new Power Rankings at Odds Shark, it's the No. 24-rated 76ers and the No. 16-rated Nets in this matchup. Predictive computer formulas point to a 95-90 win for the Nets on Monday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Philadelphia's No. 29-ranked offense, averaging 92.2 PPG, against a Nets defense that ranks No. 4 at 94.1 PPG. The 76ers field goal percentage has averaged 44% so far, less than the Nets shooters have achieved on the year, 44.1% per game.
In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the Nets own the league's No. 3-rated mark, allowing 93.5 points per game when playing on the road. Philadelphia, on the other hand, rates No. 26 in scoring on their home court.
The Nets were a 93-80 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Hawks. They covered the 3.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (173) made winners of UNDER bettors. The Nets got 18 points from Brook Lopez as Brooklyn ran past Atlanta 93-80 on Saturday at Philips Arena.
Philadelphia lost its last outing, a 99-91 result against the Magic on March 10. The 76ers failed to cover in that game as a 1-point favorite, while the 190 combined points took the game UNDER the total. Thaddeus Young scored 26 points and added 12 rebounds for a double-double, but his team still lost 99-91 against Orlando in NBA action at Amway Center.
Brooklyn Nets Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing New Orleans are 2-8
After playing Atlanta are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
Philadelphia 76ers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Miami are 4-6
After playing Orlando are 2-8
After a loss are 1-9
A few Nets at 76ers trends to consider:
Brooklyn is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Brooklyn's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Brooklyn's last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Brooklyn's last 12 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Philadelphia's last 12 games when playing at home against Brooklyn
Philadelphia is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games when playing Brooklyn
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 6 games
Brooklyn home to New Orleans, Tuesday, March 12
Philadelphia home to Miami, Wednesday, March 13