Wednesday's NBA Odds
(TheSpread) – The NBA Schedule for New Year’s Day features a total of five games. Here is a look at the odds and over/under totals for all five games.
The featured game of the day has the Washington Wizards hosting the Dallas Mavericks at 6PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Wizards are favored by 1 points against the Mavericks. The over/under total for the game has been set at 205 points. Dallas is 18-13 overall, 7-9 on the road and 17-14 against the spread. Washington is 14-14 overall, 7-5 at home and 17-11 against the spread. Dallas has won seven straight over Washington, but the Wizards have covered in five of their last eight against the Mavericks.
The other featured game on the day has the Minnesota Timberwolves hosting the New Orleans Pelicans at 8PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Timberwolves are favored at home, as they have odds of -6 points against the Pelicans. The over/under total for the game has been set at 214 points. Minnesota is 15-16 overall, 9-5 at home and 17-14 against the spread. New Orleans is 14-15 overall, 5-10 on the road and 13-14-2 against the spread. The home team has won three straight in the series and Minnesota has covered in three of its last four against New Orleans.
For a look at the odds and over/under totals for all of Wednesday’s games, see below
NBA Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Wednesday, January 1
701 Dallas Mavericks +1 (205)
702 Washington Wizards -1
703 Indiana Pacers -5.5 (194.5)
704 Toronto Raptors +5.5
705 New Orleans Pelicans +6 (214)
706 Minnesota Timberwolves -6
707 Philadelphia 76ers +9.5 (211)
708 Denver Nuggets -9.5
709 Charlotte Bobcats +10 (196)
710 Los Angeles Clippers -10