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Miami Heat vs. Washington Wizards

The Miami Heat and the Washington Wizards will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at Verizon Center.

The Heat were a 104-95 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Nets. They failed to cover the 5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (199) made winners of OVER bettors.

Last time out for Washington, they were a 102-88 winner as they battled the Bulls on the road. The Wizards covered in the match as a 2.5-point underdog, while 190 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Miami:
Team record: 27-10 SU, 17-20 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Washington
is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games when playing on the road against Washington
is 18-4-1 ATS in its last 23 games when playing on the road against Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games when playing Washington

When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
Before playing Philadelphia are 6-4
After playing Brooklyn are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3

Washington:
Team record: 17-19 SU, 19-16-1 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 11 of last 16 games
is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Miami
is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Miami

When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Chicago are 5-5
After playing Chicago are 2-8
After a win are 5-5

Next up:
Miami at Philadelphia, Friday, January 17
Washington home to Chicago, Friday, January 17