|2014 NBA Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Saturday, March 1|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Saturday, 01 March 2014 06:00|
Saturday's NBA Odds
(TheSpread) – The NBA Schedule for Saturday features nine games. Here is a breakdown of all the action taking place tonight.
The day’s games are a bit lacking as none feature two winning games. The featured game may be in the West with the Sacramento Kings hosting the Minnesota Timberwolves. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the T’Wolves are a 3-point road favorite against the Kings, while the over/under total has been set at 212 points. Minnesota comes into the game 3-1 overall and against the spread in their last four games while Sacramento is 3-2 overall in its last five, but 2-3 ATS in that span. Sacramento has won two straight over Minnesota.
One team in need of a win is the Brooklyn Nets when they hit the road to face the Milwaukee Bucks at 8:30PM ET. Oddsmakers have the Nets as a 6-point favorite on the road while the over/under has been set at 197 points. The Nets have alternated wins and losses over their last seven games while The Bucks are 1-3 in their last four, but have covered in three straight. The Nets have won and covered in their last three against Milwaukee.
Another featured game is an old rivalry as the Boston Celtics host the Indiana Pacers at 8PM ET. Oddsmakers have the Pacers as a 6.5-point road favorite, while the over/under total has been set at 193.5 points. Indiana comes in winners of three straight, but the Pacers are just 1-4-1 against the spread in their last six. Boston snapped a five-game losing streak on Wednesday with a win over the Hawks. Indiana has won and covered in both meetings with Boston this season.