|2012 NBA Opening Odds & Point Totals for Tuesday, April 24|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Tuesday, 24 April 2012 06:30|
Tuesday's NBA Odds
(TheSpread) – The NBA schedule for Tuesday just features five games. Here is a look at the odds and over/under totals for the three games on the docket.
The featured game of the night actually features two of the top teams in the Eastern Conference with Boston hosting Miami at 8PM ET (View Matchup). Due to injury issues with the Heat, oddsmakers have not yet set a point spread for this game, but it is expected to be a competitive one. Boston is 37-27 on the season and 22-9 at home while Miami is 46-18 overall and 18-13 on the road. The Heat are 32-32 against the spread on the season while Boston is 32-30-2 ATS. Boston has won its last two over Miami and covered the spread in the last three.
The other featured game on the day has the Atlanta Hawks hosting the Los Angeles Clippers at 7:30PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Hawks are a 2-point favorite at home against the Clippers, while the over/under total has been set at 192.5 points. Atlanta is 38-26 on the season and 21-10 at home while Los Angeles is 40-24 overall and 16-15 on the road. The Hawks are 34-28-2 against the spread while the Clippers are 33-31 ATS. The Hawks have won four of the last five in this series, but the Clippers have covered the spread in four of the last six.
For odds and point totals for each game on Tuesday, see below.
2012 NBA Odds for Tuesday, April 24
701 Los Angeles Clippers +2 (192.5)
702 Atlanta Hawks -2
705 Miami Heat N/A
706 Boston Celtics N/A
703 Sacramento Kings N/A
704 Oklahoma City Thunder N/A
707 Phoenix Suns +4 (203)
708 Utah Jazz -4
709 New Orleans Hornets -2 (193)
710 Golden State Warriors +2