Bobcats home to 76ers in NBA betting action
Philadelphia 76ers vs Charlotte Bobcats Odds
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).
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.
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
Philadelphia at Atlanta, Friday, April 5
Charlotte home to Miami, Friday, April 5