NBA Betting - Houston Rockets vs Portland Trail Blazers Odds and Pick
The Houston Rockets will be looking to tie up their first-round series with the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday night when those teams meet in Game 2 of the set.
Portland Trail Blazers vs Houston Rockets Opening Odds and Betting Line
Sportsbooks such as TopBet had the Houston Rockets installed as -5.5-point Favorite in this particular NBA matchup. The over-under betting line for the total number of point scored was listed by most sportsbooks, including 5Dimes, at 214.5.
Computer Prediction: Portland Trail Blazers vs Houston Rockets Pick
Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 102-101 victory for the Rockets. 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
Houston battles the Portland Trail Blazers, currently with a 55-28 mark (45-38 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals betting, are 44-37-2 for the Houston Rockets and 47-35-1 for the Portland Trail Blazers. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Houston vs Portland injuries news.
According to the betting Power Rankings at Odds Shark, it's the No. 6-rated Houston Rockets and the No. 15-rated Trail Blazers in this NBA basketball matchup.
How Portland Trail Blazers vs Houston Rockets Stats Matchup
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Portland Trail Blazers rank No. 1 in the league with 46.53 per game. That compares with Houston's No. 2 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Houston is the NBA's No. 1-ranked team at 9.48 per game, while the Portland Trail Blazers rate No. 5 with 9.39 per contest.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Portland won its last outing, a 122-120 result against the Rockets on April 20. The Trail Blazers covered in that game as a 5.5-point underdog, while the 242 combined points took the game OVER the total. Houston was victimized by LaMarcus Aldridge for 46 points as the Trail Blazers defeated the Rockets 122-120 in NBA action on Sunday.
Next Betting Matchups
Portland home to Houston, Friday, April 25th