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Cavs face Heat on SU and ATS home run

The Cleveland Cavaliers are a strong 16-0 SU and 12-4 ATS in their last 16 games at home as LeBron James and company prepare to play host to the Miami Heat in marquee NBA betting action at the online sportsbooks on Thursday night.

And despite the 12-point spread currently at Bovada, some bettors will look at Cleveland's recent 10-4 ATS as double-digit chalk and figure they could be safe here.

The Cavaliers are just 1-2 both SU and ATS against the Heat so far this season, but they topped Miami 113-93 as a 12-point favorite in their only meeting in Cleveland back on February 11. The UNDER has paid out for totals bettors at the sportsbooks in two of their three meetings this season.

Miami is 15-2 SU in its past 17 vs the Cavs, but that was mainly with LeBron wearing a Heat jersey.

Miami Heat vs Cleveland Cavaliers Opening Odds and Betting Line

Sports bettors looking to pick the Cleveland Cavaliers as their prediction for this matchup, they were listed earlier as -11-point Favorite on the betting odds board at Bovada. Those betting on the total over/under for points scored have seen that line set at 200 for Thursday at shops such as MyBookie.

Computer Prediction: Miami Heat vs Cleveland Cavaliers Pick

A 110-101 result in favor of the Cavaliers is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.

Miami Heat vs Cleveland Cavaliers Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Miami Heat will look to vanquish their hosts on Thursday, as they are 34-37-3 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Cleveland Cavaliers are 38-37 ATS. Miami is 30-43-1 against the points scored total betting line, while Cleveland is 29-45-1 versus the line. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Cleveland vs Miami injuries news.

The Cavaliers - Heat betting odds would favor the Cavaliers if the lines were set according to power rankings. Cleveland is rated No. 2 in our latest Odds Shark poll, while the Miami Heat sit at No. 17.

How Miami Heat vs Cleveland Cavaliers Stats Matchup

The game also pits Cleveland's No. 8-ranked offense averaging 103.33 PPG, against a Miami Heat defense that ranks No. 3 at 96.78 PPG. The Cleveland Cavaliers field goal percentage has averaged 45.84% so far, more than the Miami Heat shooters have achieved on the year, 45.65% per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Miami suffered a 95-81 loss against San Antonio on Tuesday, getting 19 points from Goran Dragic in a losing effort at AmericanAirlines Arena.

The Cavaliers got a 20-point performance from LeBron James, who added 11 rebounds as Cleveland ran past Philadelphia 87-86 on Sunday at Quicken Loans Arena.

Miami Heat vs Cleveland Cavaliers Betting Odds Trends

Miami is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Miami is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Miami's last 7 games
Miami is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Cleveland is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Cleveland is 12-4 ATS in its last 16 games at home
Cleveland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland's last 6 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Miami at Detroit, Saturday, April 4th
Cleveland home to Chicago, Sunday, April 5th

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