|2013 NBA Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Friday, March 8|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 08 March 2013 06:00|
Friday's NBA Odds
(TheSpread) – The NBA Schedule for Friday features a total of 12 games. Here is a look at the odds and over/under totals for each game.
The featured game of the day has the Miami Heat looking to win their 17th straight game when they host the Philadelphia 76ers at 8PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Heat are the clear favorite in this game, as they have odds of -13 points against the 76ers. The over/under total for this game has been set at 194 points. Miami is 45-14 overall, 27-3 at home and 31-28 against the spread. Philadelphia is 23-37 overall, 6-21 on the road and 27-33 against the spread. Miami has won six straight in this series and has covered the spread in four of its last five against Philadelphia.
The other featured game on the day has the Boston Celtics hosting the Atlanta Hawks at 8PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Celtics are favored at home, as they have odds of -4 points against the Hawks. The over/under total for the game has been set at 188 points. Boston is 33-27 overall, 21-9 at home and 27-30-3 against the spread. Atlanta is 34-26 overall, 15-16 on the road and 28-30-2 against the spread. The home team has won five of the last six in this series and the Celtics have covered the spread in three of their last five against the Hawks.
For odds and point totals for each of Friday’s games, see below.
2013 NBA Odds & Over/Under Totals for Friday, March 8
801 Indiana Pacers -9.5 (187.5)
802 Orlando Magic +9.5
803 Oklahoma City Thunder -14.5 (206)
804 Charlotte Bobcats +14.5
805 Atlanta Hawks +4 (188)
806 Boston Celtics -4
807 Washington Wizards +5.5 (183)
808 Brooklyn Nets -5.5
809 Memphis Grizzlies N/A
810 Cleveland Cavaliers N/A
811 Dallas Mavericks N/A
812 Detroit Pistons N/A
813 Utah Jazz N/A
814 Chicago Bulls N/A
815 Philadelphia 76ers +13
816 Miami Heat -13
817 Portland Trail Blazers +11.5 (201.5)
818 San Antonio Spurs -11.5
819 Phoenix Suns +6.5 (207)
820 Sacramento Kings -6.5
821 Toronto Raptors +7 (206.5)
822 Los Angeles Lakers -7
823 Houston Rockets +2.5 (224.5)
824 Golden State Warriors -2.5