12/12/08 NBA Public Betting Trends For Friday December 12, 2008 Print
Written by Anthony Rome   
Friday, 12 December 2008 05:51

The NBA has a full slate of games tonight, so make sure you’re checking out all of the key public betting trends before wagering on any of the action.

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ATLANTA (12 - 9) at MIAMI (12 - 9) - 12/12/2008, 7:35 PM

Top Trends for this game.

ATLANTA is 28-50 ATS (-27.0 Units) in road games in December games since 1996.

MIAMI is 41-60 ATS (-25.0 Units) in all games over the last 2 seasons.

MIAMI is 7-20 ATS (-15.0 Units) as a favorite over the last 2 seasons.

MIAMI is 17-33 ATS (-19.3 Units) in home games over the last 2 seasons.

MIAMI is 59-86 ATS (-35.6 Units) in home games vs. division opponents since 1996.

MIAMI is 5-17 ATS (-13.7 Units) in home games when playing against a team with a winning record over the last 2 seasons.

Head-to-Head Series History

MIAMI is 6-2 against the spread versus ATLANTA over the last 3 seasons 

MIAMI is 5-3 straight up against ATLANTA over the last 3 seasons 

5 of 8 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

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PHILADELPHIA (9 - 13) at CLEVELAND (19 - 3) - 12/12/2008, 7:35 PM

There are no Top Trends with records of significance that apply to this game.

Head-to-Head Series History

CLEVELAND is 4-4 against the spread versus PHILADELPHIA over the last 3 seasons 

CLEVELAND is 6-2 straight up against PHILADELPHIA over the last 3 seasons 

5 of 8 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

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TORONTO (9 - 12) at NEW JERSEY (11 - 9) - 12/12/2008, 7:35 PM

Top Trends for this game.

TORONTO is 19-33 ATS (-17.3 Units) when playing against a team with a winning record over the last 2 seasons.

NEW JERSEY is 150-114 ATS (+24.6 Units) vs. division opponents since 1996.

NEW JERSEY is 8-19 ATS (-12.9 Units) in home games first half of the season over the last 2 seasons.

Head-to-Head Series History

NEW JERSEY is 8-6 against the spread versus TORONTO over the last 3 seasons 

NEW JERSEY is 8-7 straight up against TORONTO over the last 3 seasons 

9 of 15 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons 

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CHICAGO (10 - 11) at MEMPHIS (7 - 15) - 12/12/2008, 8:05 PM

Top Trends for this game.

CHICAGO is 14-27 ATS (-15.7 Units) in road games first half of the season over the last 3 seasons.

CHICAGO is 15-28 ATS (-15.8 Units) when playing with 2 days rest over the last 3 seasons.

MEMPHIS is 45-59 ATS (-19.9 Units) in all games over the last 2 seasons.

MEMPHIS is 32-47 ATS (-19.7 Units) as an underdog over the last 2 seasons.

MEMPHIS is 13-24 ATS (-13.4 Units) in home games revenging a loss vs opponent over the last 2 seasons.

Head-to-Head Series History

CHICAGO is 3-2 against the spread versus MEMPHIS over the last 3 seasons 

CHICAGO is 3-2 straight up against MEMPHIS over the last 3 seasons 

3 of 5 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

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SAN ANTONIO (13 - 8) at MINNESOTA (4 - 17) - 12/12/2008, 8:05 PM

Top Trends for this game.

SAN ANTONIO is 23-36 ATS (-16.6 Units) in road games over the last 2 seasons.

SAN ANTONIO is 11-23 ATS (-14.3 Units) in road games after 3 or more consecutive wins over the last 3 seasons.

SAN ANTONIO is 460-395 ATS (+25.5 Units) as a favorite since 1996.

MINNESOTA is 78-103 ATS (-35.3 Units) in all games over the last 3 seasons.

MINNESOTA is 35-56 ATS (-26.6 Units) in home games over the last 3 seasons.

MINNESOTA is 6-17 ATS (-12.7 Units) in home games first half of the season over the last 2 seasons.

MINNESOTA is 15-30 ATS (-18.0 Units) on Friday nights over the last 3 seasons.

MINNESOTA is 25-46 ATS (-25.6 Units) against Southwest division opponents since 1996.

MINNESOTA is 0-12 ATS (-13.2 Units) in home games revenging a home loss vs opponent over the last 2 seasons.

Head-to-Head Series History

SAN ANTONIO is 5-3 against the spread versus MINNESOTA over the last 3 seasons 

SAN ANTONIO is 7-1 straight up against MINNESOTA over the last 3 seasons 

6 of 8 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

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NEW ORLEANS (12 - 6) at BOSTON (21 - 2) - 12/12/2008, 8:05 PM

Top Trends for this game.

NEW ORLEANS is 21-41 ATS (-24.1 Units) in road games after a win by 10 points or more since 1996.

BOSTON is 80-50 ATS (+25.0 Units) in all games over the last 2 seasons.

BOSTON is 61-42 ATS (+14.8 Units) as a favorite over the last 2 seasons.

BOSTON is 41-26 ATS (+12.4 Units) in home games over the last 2 seasons.

BOSTON is 12-3 ATS (+8.7 Units) in a home game where where the total is between 185 and 189.5 points over the last 2 seasons.

BOSTON is 34-18 ATS (+14.2 Units) first half of the season over the last 2 seasons.

BOSTON is 29-14 ATS (+13.6 Units) when playing on back-to-back days over the last 3 seasons.

BOSTON is 29-13 ATS (+14.7 Units) in non-conference games over the last 2 seasons.

BOSTON is 40-23 ATS (+14.7 Units) after a win by 10 points or more over the last 2 seasons.

NEW ORLEANS is 65-46 ATS (+14.4 Units) in all games over the last 2 seasons.

NEW ORLEANS is 43-19 ATS (+22.1 Units) after a non-conference game over the last 3 seasons.

NEW ORLEANS is 42-22 ATS (+17.8 Units) in non-conference games over the last 3 seasons.

BOSTON is 47-73 ATS (-33.3 Units) in home games after scoring 105 points or more since 1996.

Head-to-Head Series History

NEW ORLEANS is 3-1 against the spread versus BOSTON over the last 3 seasons 

NEW ORLEANS is 3-1 straight up against BOSTON over the last 3 seasons 

3 of 4 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

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INDIANA (7 - 14) at DETROIT (11 - 9) - 12/12/2008, 8:05 PM

Top Trends for this game.

DETROIT is 17-4 ATS (+12.6 Units) in December games over the last 2 seasons.

DETROIT is 10-1 ATS (+8.9 Units) in home games off a upset loss as a favorite over the last 2 seasons.

DETROIT is 30-18 ATS (+10.2 Units) versus good offensive teams - scoring 99+ points/game over the last 2 seasons.

INDIANA is 134-86 ATS (+39.4 Units) on Friday nights since 1996.

INDIANA is 246-196 ATS (+30.4 Units) revenging a loss vs opponent since 1996.

Head-to-Head Series History

DETROIT is 5-4 against the spread versus INDIANA over the last 3 seasons 

DETROIT is 7-2 straight up against INDIANA over the last 3 seasons 

5 of 9 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

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ORLANDO (17 - 5) at PHOENIX (13 - 10) - 12/12/2008, 9:05 PM

There are no Top Trends with records of significance that apply to this game.

Head-to-Head Series History

PHOENIX is 2-2 against the spread versus ORLANDO over the last 3 seasons 

PHOENIX is 4-0 straight up against ORLANDO over the last 3 seasons 

2 of 4 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

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LA CLIPPERS (4 - 17) at PORTLAND (15 - 9) - 12/12/2008, 10:05 PM

Top Trends for this game.

LA CLIPPERS are 41-61 ATS (-26.1 Units) in all games over the last 2 seasons.

LA CLIPPERS are 34-50 ATS (-21.0 Units) as an underdog over the last 2 seasons.

LA CLIPPERS are 32-48 ATS (-20.8 Units) first half of the season over the last 3 seasons.

LA CLIPPERS are 23-39 ATS (-19.9 Units) after a non-conference game over the last 3 seasons.

LA CLIPPERS are 17-35 ATS (-21.5 Units) when playing against a team with a winning record over the last 2 seasons.

PORTLAND is 18-8 ATS (+9.2 Units) in home games first half of the season over the last 2 seasons.

Head-to-Head Series History

LA CLIPPERS is 4-3 against the spread versus PORTLAND over the last 3 seasons 

PORTLAND is 4-3 straight up against LA CLIPPERS over the last 3 seasons 

4 of 7 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

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SACRAMENTO (6 - 16) at LA LAKERS (18 - 3) - 12/12/2008, 10:35 PM

Top Trends for this game.

LA LAKERS are 68-54 ATS (+8.6 Units) in all games over the last 2 seasons.

LA LAKERS are 16-6 ATS (+9.4 Units) vs. division opponents over the last 2 seasons.

LA LAKERS are 37-17 ATS (+18.3 Units) versus poor defensive teams - allowing 99+ points/game over the last 2 seasons.

Head-to-Head Series History

LA LAKERS is 6-4 against the spread versus SACRAMENTO over the last 3 seasons 

LA LAKERS is 7-3 straight up against SACRAMENTO over the last 3 seasons 

8 of 10 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

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HOUSTON (14 - 8) at GOLDEN STATE (7 - 15) - 12/12/2008, 10:35 PM

There are no Top Trends with records of significance that apply to this game.

Head-to-Head Series History

HOUSTON is 5-3 against the spread versus GOLDEN STATE over the last 3 seasons 

GOLDEN STATE is 4-4 straight up against HOUSTON over the last 3 seasons 

7 of 8 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

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