Bobcats home to 76ers in NBA betting action

Philadelphia 76ersCharlotte Bobcats
April 3, 7:00 PM | Time Warner Cable Arena

Philadelphia 76ers vs Charlotte Bobcats Odds

30-43TEAM RECORD17-57

NBA betting interest will be piqued on Wednesday when the 76ers of Philadelphia hit the hard court against the Bobcats of Charlotte.

The Bobcats sport records of 17-57 and 26-48 ATS heading into this matchup, while the 76ers sit at 30-43 and 35-37-1 ATS on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 34-39-1 for the Bobcats and 37-36 for the 76ers. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).

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Betting Line:
Bettors looking to back the visiting 76ers before tip-off in this one found them as 4-point favorites earlier at Bovada, while the total was sitting at 194 at TopBet.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new Power Rankings at Odds Shark, it's the No. 30-rated Bobcats and the No. 22-rated 76ers in this matchup. Predictive computer formulas point to a 93-87 win for the 76ers on Wednesday.

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How They Match Up:
The game also pits Charlotte's No. 27-ranked offense, averaging 93.6 PPG, against a 76ers defense that ranks No. 10 at 96.4 PPG. The Bobcats field goal percentage has averaged 42.3% so far, less than the 76ers shooters have achieved on the year, 44.6% per game.

Defensively, the 76ers feature the league's No. 10-rated defense on the road, giving up 97.2 points per game. Charlotte, meanwhile, comes in at No. 21 in the league in scoring at home.

The Bobcats were a 131-102 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Bucks. They failed to cover the 12.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (233) made winners of OVER bettors. Charlotte was run off the court by the Bucks on Monday as Milwaukee blasted them 131-102 at Bradley Center.

Philadelphia 76ers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Atlanta are 2-8
After playing Charlotte are 3-7
After a win are 4-6

Charlotte Bobcats Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 2-8
Before playing Miami are 3-7
After playing Milwaukee are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7

A few 76ers at Bobcats trends to consider:
Philadelphia is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Charlotte
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Philadelphia's last 10 games when playing on the road against Charlotte
Philadelphia is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Charlotte's last 10 games when playing at home against Philadelphia
Charlotte is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Charlotte is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games when playing at home against Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Charlotte's last 6 games at home

Next up:
Philadelphia at Atlanta, Friday, April 5
Charlotte home to Miami, Friday, April 5