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The Miami Heat and the Cleveland Cavaliers will both be gunning for a victory on Monday when they meet at Quicken Loans Arena.
The Heat were a 105-93 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Bulls. They covered the 10-point spread as favorites, while the total score (198) made winners of OVER bettors.
In their last action, Cleveland was a 91-77 loser on the road against the 76ers. They failed to cover the 6-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (168) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
Team record: 64-16 SU, 44-36 ATS
Current streak: won 6 straight games.
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Cleveland
is 17-1 SU in its last 18 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing Orlando are 7-3
After playing Chicago are 9-1
After a win are 8-2
Team record: 24-56 SU, 41-39 ATS
Current streak: lost 4 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 9 games when playing at home against Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games when playing Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 13 games
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing Charlotte are 4-6
After playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After a loss are 1-9
Miami home to Orlando, Wednesday, April 17
Cleveland at Charlotte, Wednesday, April 17