Heat seek a 2-0 lead on the Bobcats
The Miami Heat will be looking to pick up their 18th straight SU victory over the Charlotte Bobcats on Wednesday night as those teams meet in Game 2 of their second-round playoff set.
Miami won Game 1 of the series by a 99-88 score as a 10-point home favorite on the NBA betting lines over the weekend, improving them to 8-2 ATS in their last 10 games against Charlotte. Game 1 was an OVER result for totals bettors.
Charlotte Bobcats vs Miami Heat Opening Odds and Betting Line
The visiting Charlotte Bobcats betting line opened this morning as 10.5-point underdogs in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark (including 5Dimes), while the total was hovering around 186 at BetOnline and other betting odds shops.
Computer Prediction: Charlotte Bobcats vs Miami Heat Pick
Odds Shark prediction models pick the Heat to win this game 95-91. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Charlotte Bobcats will try to spoil the party on Wednesday; they are 47-34-2 ATS against the betting spread this NBA season, while the Miami Heat are 40-42-1 ATS. Charlotte is 39-41-3 vs the betting total points scored; Miami is 45-38. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Miami vs Charlotte injuries news.
The Heat - Bobcats betting odds would favor the Bobcats if the lines were set according to power rankings. Miami is rated No. 12 in our latest Odds Shark poll, while the Charlotte Bobcats sit at No. 10.
How Charlotte Bobcats vs Miami Heat Stats Matchup
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Miami's No. 30-rated NBA squad against Charlotte's No. 16-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Miami rates No. 14 in the league with 8.14 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 25 with 6.31 per outing.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Bobcats were a 99-88 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Heat. They failed to cover the 10-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (187) made winners of OVER bettors. Kemba Walker scored 20 points in a failed effort to lead the Bobcats to victory (they lost 99-88 to Miami at AmericanAirlines Arena on Sunday).
Charlotte Bobcats vs Miami Heat Betting Odds Trends
Charlotte is 15-8 ATS in its last 23 games
Charlotte is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Charlotte is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games
Charlotte is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Miami is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games
Miami is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games
Miami is 19-6 SU in its last 25 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Charlotte home to Miami, Saturday, April 26th