Thursday's NBA Playoff Odds
(TheSpread) – The NBA Playoffs have a trio of games set to take place on Thursday. Here is a look at the odds and over/under totals for each game.
The featured game on the day is a Game 3 in the Western Conference with the Memphis Grizzlies hosting the Los Angeles Clippers at 9:30PM ET (View Matchup) with Los Angeles leading the series, 2-0. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Grizzlies are favored at home, as they have odds of -4.5 points against the Clippers, while the over/under total has been set at 179.5 points. Memphis is 56-28 overall, 32-9 at home and 47-35-2 against the spread. Los Angeles is 58-26 overall, 24-17 on the road and 46-38 against the spread. Los Angeles has won three straight and six of its last seven against Memphis, covering the spread in five of those seven games.
The other featured game of the day is Game 3 in the Eastern Conference with the Chicago Bulls hosting the Brooklyn Nets at 8:30PM ET (View Matchup) with the series tied, 1-1. According to oddsmakers, the Bulls are favored at home, as they have odds of -3.5 points against the Nets. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 181 points. Chicago is 46-38 on the season, 24-17 at home and 37-47 against the spread. Brooklyn is 50-34 overall, 23-18 on the road and 40-41-3 against the spread. Chicago has won three of its last four meetings with Brooklyn and covered in four of its last five against the Nets.
For odds and point totals for each of Thursday’s games, see below.
2013 NBA Playoffs Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, April 25
733 Miami Heat -7.5 (194)
734 Milwaukee Bucks +7.5
735 Brooklyn Nets +3.5 (181)
736 Chicago Bulls -3.5
737 Los Angeles Clippers +4.5 (179.5)
738 Memphis Grizzlies -4.5