|2013 NBA Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Tuesday, January 8|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Tuesday, 08 January 2013 07:00|
Tuesday's NBA Odds
(TheSpread) – The NBA Schedule for Tuesday features a total of 5 games. Here is a look at the odds and over/under total for each game on the schedule.
The featured game of the day has the Indiana Pacers hosting the Miami Heat at 7PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Heat are a slight favorite on the road, as they have odds of -2.5 points against the Pacers. The over/under total for the game has been set at 187 points. Miami is 23-9 on the season, 7-6 on the road and 16-16 against the spread. Indiana is 20-14 overall, 12-3 at home and 18-16 against the spread. Miami has won and covered in three straight meetings with Indiana.
The other featured game on the day has the Philadelphia 76ers hosting the Brooklyn Nets at 7PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, Philadelphia is the slight favorite at home, as they 76ers have odds of -1.5 points against the Nets. The over/under total for this game has been set at 187 points. Brooklyn is 19-15 on the season, 7-8 on the road and 15-17-2 against the spread. Philadelphia is 15-20 overall, 9-7 at home and 15-20 against the spread. The road team has won four of the last five in this series and covered the spread in five straight between these two teams.
For odds and point totals for each of Tuesday’s games, see below.
2013 NBA Odds & Over/Under Totals for Tuesday, January 8
501 Miami Heat -2.5 (187)
502 Indiana Pacers +2.5
503 Brooklyn Nets +1.5 (187)
504 Philadelphia 76ers -1.5
505 Atlanta Hawks +1 (N/A)
506 Minnesota Timberwolves -1
507 Phoenix Suns +5.5 (199.5)
508 Milwaukee Bucks -5.5
509 Los Angeles Lakers N/A
510 Houston Rockets N/A