|2014 NBA Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, March 6|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 06 March 2014 06:00|
Thursday's NBA Odds
(TheSpread) – The NBA Schedule for Thursday features just three games. Here is a breakdown of today’s action.
The featured game of the day has the San Antonio Spurs hosting the Miami Heat at 8PM ET in an NBA Finals rematch. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Spurs are favored at home, as they have odds of -2.5 points against the Heat. The over/under total for the game has been set at 209 points. Miami is coming off a loss, but it had won eight straight prior to that. San Antonio has won four straight but is just 2-3 against the spread in its last 5. Miami has won three straight over the Spurs but the two have split the spread in their last 10 meetings.
Another featured game today has the Phoenix Suns hosting the Oklahoma City Thunder at 9PM ET. Oddsmakers have the Thunder favored by 5.5 points on the road. Oklahoma City has won three straight coming in, but is just 2-4-1 ATS in its last 7. Phoenix is 2-4 overall and ATS in its last 6. Oklahoma City has won 10 straight over the Suns and is 6-1 ATS in the last 7 of this series.
The third game on Thursday is the battle of Los Angeles with the Lakers hosting the Clippers at 10:30PM ET. Oddsmakers have the Clippers as a 10.5-point favorite “on the road” against the Lakers. The Clippers have won and covered in five straight entering tonight, while the Lakers are 2-4 in their last six by 3-1 ATS in their last 4. The Clippers have won and covered in five of their last six against the Lakers.