Sunday's NBA Playoff Odds
(TheSpread) – The NBA Playoffs have the second round begin Sunday with a pair of games. Here is a look at the odds for the two contests.
The featured game on the day is a Game 1 in the Western Conference with the top-seeded Oklahoma City Thunder hosting the fifth-seeded Memphis Grizzlies at 1PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Thunder are favored in this game, as they have odds of -3 points against the Grizzlies. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 186.5 points. Oklahoma City is 64-24 on the season, 36-8 at home and 52-34-2 against the spread. Memphis is 60-28 overall, 25-19 on the road and 51-35-2 against the spread. These two met three times during the season and Memphis won two of the three meetings, but the Thunder covered in two of the three games.
The other game taking place is a Game 1 in the Eastern Conference with the second-seeded New York Knicks hosting the Indiana Pacers at 3:30PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Knicks are favored at home, as they have odds of -5.5 points against the Pacers. The over/under total for the game has been set at 183 points. New York is 58-30 on the season, 33-11 at home and 49-37-2 against the spread. Indiana is 53-34 overall, 20-23 on the road and 46-41 against the spread. These two met four times in the regular season with the home team winning all four games and the Knicks covering the spread in three of the four contests.
For odds and point totals for each of Sunday’s games, see below.
2013 NBA Playoffs Odds & Over/Under Totals for Sunday, May 5
705 Indiana Pacers +5.5 (183)
706 New York Knicks -5.5
707 Memphis Grizzlies +3 (186.5)
708 Oklahoma City Thunder -3