Tuesday's NBA Odds
(TheSpread) – The NBA gets back into action on Tuesday. Here is a look at the odds for the nine games that ring in the second half of the NBA season.
The featured game of the night has the Denver Nuggets hosting the Boston Celtics at 9PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Nuggets are the favorite in this game, as they have odds of -8.5 points against the Celtics. The over/under total for this game has been set at 203 points. Denver is 33-21 overall, 22-3 at home and 32-22 against the spread. Boston is 28-24 overall, 8-15 on the road and 21-28-3 against the spread. The home team has won six straight in this series and covered the spread in all six meetings.
The other featured game on the day has the Utah Jazz hosting the Golden State Warriors at 9PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Jazz are favored at home, as they have odds of -3.5 points against the Warriors. The over/under total has been set at 203 points. Golden State is 30-22 on the season, 14-15 on the road and 27-24-1 against the spread. Utah is 30-24 overall, 20-6 at home and 26-27-1 against the spread. Utah has won three of the last five against Golden State, but the Warriors have covered the spread in four straight.
For odds and point totals for each of Tuesday’s games, see below.
2013 NBA Odds & Over/Under Totals for Tuesday, February 19
501 Toronto Raptors +3 (189.5)
502 Washington Wizards -3
503 Charlotte Bobcats +5 (196.5)
504 Orlando Magic -5
505 Milwaukee Bucks +4.5 (195)
506 Brooklyn Nets -4.5
507 Memphis Grizzlies -2 (186.5)
508 Detroit Pistons +2
509 Chicago Bulls -1.5 (181.5)
510 New Orleans Hornets +1.5
511 Boston Celtics +8.5 (203)
512 Denver Nuggets -8.5
513 Golden State Warriors +3.5 (203)
514 Utah Jazz -3.5
515 Phoenix Suns +5.5 (195.5)
516 Portland Trail Blazers -5.5
517 San Antonio Spurs -9 (209)
518 Sacramento Kings +9