Philadelphia 76ers vs Cleveland Cavaliers Odds
Philadelphia travels to Cleveland on Wednesday, hoping to boost its 7-4 mark with a victory over the Cavaliers.
(Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). The Cavaliers are 2-8 so far on the season, and 4-6 ATS vs. the number. The 76ers, meanwhile, are 7-4 and 7-4 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Cleveland go 6-4 and the 76ers go 5-6 on the totals.
For bettors going with the Cavaliers in this one, they were listed earlier as 4-point underdogs on the betting line at . Totals bettors have seen that number set at 185.5 for Monday at shops such as 5Dimes.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Cavaliers sit at No. 25 in the current NBA Power Rankings here at Odds Shark, while the 76ers are at No. 20 on that chart. Math models have concluded that the 76ers will win this game 95-88.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Cleveland's No. 20-ranked offense (95.7 PPG) against a 76ers defense that ranks No. 4 at 90.8 PPG. The Cavaliers have averaged 42.3% from the field per game, more than the 76ers have managed so far this season (41.5% on average).
Defensively, the 76ers feature the league's No. 1-rated defense on the road, giving up 86.2 points per game. Cleveland, meanwhile, comes in at No. 25 in the league in scoring at home.
The 76ers were a 106-98 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Raptors. They covered the 5.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (204) made winners of OVER bettors. Nick Young scored 23 points leading the 76ers to a 106-98 victory over Toronto at Wells Fargo Center on Tuesday.
The Cavaliers were an 86-79 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the 76ers. They failed to cover the 6.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (165) made winners of UNDER bettors. Cleveland got 17 points from Alonzo Gee but lost anyway 86-79 against the 76ers on Sunday at Wells Fargo Center.
Philadelphia 76ers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 2-8
Before playing Oklahoma City are 8-2
After playing Toronto are 2-8
After a win are 4-6
Cleveland Cavaliers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Orlando are 3-7
After playing Philadelphia are 6-4
After a loss are 1-9
A few 76ers at Cavaliers trends to consider:
Philadelphia is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
Philadelphia is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 5 games when playing at home against Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Cleveland's last 9 games
Cleveland is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Philadelphia
Philadelphia home to Oklahoma City, Saturday, November 24
Cleveland at Orlando, Friday, November 23