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Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Miami Heat

The Cleveland Cavaliers and the Miami Heat will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at AmericanAirlines Arena.

In their last action, Cleveland was a 118-94 winner on the road against the Magic. They covered the 5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (212) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

Miami won its last outing, a 114-90 result against the 76ers on February 23. The Heat covered in that game as an 8.5-point favorite, while the 204 combined points took the game OVER the total.

Cleveland:
Team record: 18-37 SU, 28-27 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 10 games when playing on the road against Miami
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games on the road

When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Chicago are 2-8
After playing Orlando are 2-8
After a win are 5-5

Miami:
Team record: 39-14 SU, 29-24 ATS
Current streak: won 10 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Cleveland
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing Cleveland

When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Sacramento are 5-5
After playing Philadelphia are 8-2
After a win are 9-1

Next up:
Cleveland at Chicago, Tuesday, February 26
Miami home to Sacramento, Tuesday, February 26