Heat set to play host to Nets in Miami

The Miami Heat have lost three games in a row both SU and ATS against the Brooklyn Nets as those teams meet again in NBA betting action at the sportsbooks on Tuesday night.

The Nets topped the Heat 96-95 as a 9-point underdog on the NBA odds on the road when the teams last met on March 12 in an UNDER result. That improved Brooklyn to 3-0 both SU and ATS against Miami this season, with the OVER/UNDER at 2-1.

The Heat sport a record of 53-23 and 38-37-1 ATS heading into this matchup, while the Nets sit at 42-34 and 41-35 ATS on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 41-35 for the Heat and 39-35-2 for the Nets. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).

View Brooklyn Nets vs Miami Heat Odds and Stats.

The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Heat at No. 13 and the Nets at No. 8 heading into this contest. Handicapping models run by the computers at Odds Shark project a 97-92 result in favor of the Heat.

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The Nets were a 105-101 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the 76ers. They failed to cover the 10.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (206) made winners of UNDER bettors. Brooklyn earned a 105-101 victory over Philadelphia on Saturday, getting 19 points from Deron Williams at Wells Fargo Center.

The Heat were a 102-91 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Knicks. They covered the 6.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (193) made winners of OVER bettors. Miami got 38 points from LeBron James en route to a 102-91 victory over New York on Sunday at AmericanAirlines Arena.

How They Match Up:
The game also pits Miami's No. 11-ranked offense, averaging 103 PPG, against a Nets defense that ranks No. 9 at 99.41 PPG. The Heat field goal percentage has averaged 50.35% so far, more than the Nets shooters have achieved on the year, 45.92% per game.

A few Nets at Heat trends to consider:
Brooklyn is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Brooklyn is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Brooklyn's last 11 games
Brooklyn is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Miami is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games
Miami is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Miami's last 8 games
Miami is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games at home

Next up:
Brooklyn at Orlando, Wednesday, April 9th
Miami at Memphis, Wednesday, April 9th

 

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