Brooklyn Nets vs Philadelphia 76ers in NBA odds tilt
Philadelphia 76ers vs Brooklyn Nets Odds
The Nets will look to boost their win total and cover the spread when the 76ers tip off at Barclays Center on Tuesday in NBA play.
The Nets sport records of 44-32 and 35-39-2 ATS heading into this matchup, while the 76ers sit at 31-45 and 36-39-1 ATS on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 37-39 for the Nets and 38-38 for the 76ers. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).
The 76ers were listed as 8-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks (including Sportsbook.ag), with the total listed at 192 earlier in the day (check BetOnline for updates during the day).
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Nets at No. 15 and the 76ers at No. 22 heading into this contest. Handicapping models run by the computers at Odds Shark project a 97-92 result in favor of the Nets.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Brooklyn's No. 18-ranked offense (96.4 PPG) against a 76ers defense that ranks No. 10 at 96.3 PPG. The Nets have averaged 44.8% from the field per game, more than the 76ers have managed so far this season (44.4% on average).
In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the 76ers own the league's No. 10-rated mark, allowing 97 points per game when playing on the road. Brooklyn, on the other hand, rates No. 20 in scoring on their home court.
Philadelphia lost its last outing, a 106-87 result against the Heat on April 6. The 76ers failed to cover in that game as a 7-point underdog, while the 193 combined points took the game OVER the total. Philadelphia got 18 points from Jrue Holiday but lost anyway 106-87 against the Heat on Saturday at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Brooklyn won its last outing, a 105-96 result against the Bobcats on April 6. The Nets failed to cover in that game as a 15-point favorite, while the 201 combined points took the game OVER the total. Deron Williams went off for 32 points and added 2 rebounds leading Brooklyn to a 105-96 win over Charlotte on Saturday at Barclays Center.
Philadelphia 76ers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Atlanta are 1-9
After playing Miami are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
Brooklyn Nets Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Boston are 7-3
After playing Charlotte are 2-8
After a win are 4-6
A few 76ers at Nets trends to consider:
Philadelphia is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Brooklyn
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 6 games
Philadelphia is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games when playing Brooklyn
Philadelphia is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Brooklyn's last 13 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Brooklyn's last 6 games when playing Philadelphia
Brooklyn is 4-11 SU in its last 15 games when playing Philadelphia
Brooklyn is 3-9 ATS in its last 12 games when playing Philadelphia
Philadelphia home to Atlanta, Wednesday, April 10
Brooklyn at Boston, Wednesday, April 10