|Saturday NBA Betting Odds: Rockets, Heat, Warriors riding hot streaks|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Saturday, 08 February 2014 09:57|
Saturday's NBA Betting Odds
LAS VEGAS, NV (The Spread) - Here's today's NBA matchups, odds and a look at which teams are riding hot streaks and which ones are struggling.
The Rockets hit the road tonight when they visit the Bucks at 8:30PM ET. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, Houston is 10.5-point favorites over Milwaukee, while the total is currently sitting at 206 points. The Rockets have won and covered the spread in their last four games, while the Bucks have dropped seven of their last eight games. Milwaukee has covered in its last three games, however.
The Warriors have also played well of late, winning three of their last four games. They'll visit the Suns tonight at 9:00PM ET as a 2.5-point underdog, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 209.5 points. Phoenix has lost its last two games by 14 and 9 points, respectively, after winning seven of its previous eight games.
Meanwhile, the Heat have won six of their last seven games and will visit the Jazz tonight as a 9-point favorite tonight at 9:00PM ET. Utah has lost its last four games and is also 0-3 against the spread in its last three games. The over is 3-0-1 in the last four meetings between these two teams in Utah and 5-1-1 in the last seven meetings overall.
One other team that has struggled recently is the Grizzlies, who have lost their last two games by 9 and 14 points, respectively. That said, they had won 11 of their last 13 games before their two-game skid and they're facing an Atlanta team tonight that has lost three of its last five games at home.