|2013 NBA Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, December 5|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 05 December 2013 06:00|
Thursday's NBA Odds
(TheSpread) – The NBA Schedule for Thursday features three games, with two having odds listed. Here is a look at the odds for the games taking place on Thursday.
The featured game of the day has the Chicago Bulls hosting the Miami Heat at 9:30 PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Heat are favored on the road, as they have odds of -4 points at Chicago on Thursday. The over/under total for the game has been set at 189 points. Miami is 14-4 on the season, 5-2 on the road and 9-9 against the spread. Chicago is 7-9 overall, 5-1 at home and 6-10 against the spread. Miami has won five straight over Chicago, covering in four of the five wins.
The other featured game on the day has the Brooklyn Nets hosting the New York Knicks at 7PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Nets are a slight favorite at home, as they have odds of -1 point against the Knicks. The over/under total for the game has been set at 189 points. Brooklyn is 5-13 overall, 2-5 at home and 6-12 against the spread. New York is 3-13 overall, 2-6 on the road and 4-12 against the spread. New York has won seven of its last 10 over the Nets, but Brooklyn has covered in three of the last four meetings.
For a look at the odds and over/under totals for all of Thursday’s games, see below
NBA Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, December 5
501 New York Knicks +1 (189)
502 Brooklyn Nets -1
503 Los Angeles Clippers N/A
504 Memphis Grizzlies N/A
505 Miami Heat -4 (189)
506 Chicago Bulls +4