Thursday's NBA Odds
(TheSpread) – The NBA Schedule for Thursday features just two games. Here is a look at the odds for both games.
The featured game of the day has the New York Knicks hosting the Miami Heat at 8PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Heat are favored on the road, as they have odds of -6.5 points against the Knicks. The over/under total for the game has been set at 198.5 points. Miami is 27-8 on the season, 11-5 on the road and 16-19 against the spread. New York is 12-22 overall, 5-12 at home and 14-20 against the spread. New York has won and covered in three of its last four meetings with the Heat.
The other featured game on the day has the Denver Nuggets hosting the Oklahoma City Thunder at 10:30PM ET (View Matchup). Oddsmakers have yet to release odds for this game. Oklahoma City is 27-8 on the season, 12-5 on the road and 19-16 against the spread. Denver is 17-17 overall, 9-8 at home and 15-19 against the spread. The home team has won four of the last six in this series and the Nuggets have covered the spread in four of their last five against the Thunder.
For a look at the odds and over/under totals for all of Thursday’s games, see below.
NBA Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, January 9
501 Miami Heat -6.5 (198.5)
502 New York Knicks +6.5
503 Oklahoma City Thunder N/A
504 Denver Nuggets N/A