Wizards face Nets: NBA odds preview
|Washington Wizards||Brooklyn Nets|
|10-13||December 18, 2013, 07:30 | Barclays Center||9-15|
NBA betting interest will be piqued on Wednesday when the Wizards of Washington hit the hard court against the Nets of Brooklyn.
Brooklyn battles the Wizards, currently with a 10-13 mark (12-10-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 13-10-1 for the Nets and 13-10 for the Wizards. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).
View Washington Wizards vs Brooklyn Nets Odds and Stats.
This game matches up the No. 28 (Nets) and the No. 17 (Wizards) teams in the league, according to our current NBA Power Rankings at Odds Shark. A 90-87 result in favor of the Wizards is predicted by handicapping models.
Washington won its last outing, a 102-101 result against the Knicks on December 16. The Wizards covered in that game as a 2-point underdog, while the 203 combined points took the game OVER the total. Martell Webster poured in 30 points for Washington on Monday, as they defeated New York 102-101 at Madison Square Garden.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Wizards rank No. 20 in the league with 41.96 per game. That compares with Brooklyn’s No. 24 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Brooklyn is the NBA’s No. 19-ranked team at 7.04 per game, while the Wizards rate No. 9 with 8.39 per contest.
Washington at Boston, Saturday, December 21st
Brooklyn at Philadelphia, Friday, December 20th