Tuesday's NBA Odds
(TheSpread) – The 2013-14 NBA Season gets started on Tuesday. Here is a look at the odds for the three games taking place tonight.
The featured game of the day has the Miami Heat hosting the Chicago Bulls at 8PM ET (View Matchup), According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Miami is the favorite at home for this game, as the Heat have odds of -4.5 points against the Bulls. The over/under total for the game has been set at 187.5 points. Miami is the two-time defending NBA champion, but Chicago is playing its first regular season game with Derrick Rose in the lineup since the 2011-12 season. Miami has won four straight over Chicago and covered in four of its last six against the Bulls.
The other featured game on Tuesday has the Los Angeles Lakers hosting the Los Angeles Clippers at 10:30PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Clippers are the favorite in this game, as they have odds of -8.5 points against the Lakers. The over/under total for the game has been set at 198.5 points. The Lakers are without Kobe Bryant, who is nursing his injured Achilles, while the Clippers debut new coach Doc Rivers. The Clippers have won and covered in four straight meetings with the Lakers.
For a look at the odds and over/under totals for all of Tuesday’s games, see below
NBA Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Tuesday, October 29
501 Orlando Magic +11.5 (187.5)
502 Indiana Pacers -11.5
503 Chicago Bulls +4.5 (187.5)
504 Miami Heat -4.5
505 Los Angeles Clippers -8.5 (198.5)
506 Los Angeles Lakers +8.5