|2012 NBA Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, December 6|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 06 December 2012 06:00|
Thursday's NBA Odds
(TheSpread) – There are just two games on the NBA Schedule for Thursday. Here is a look at the odds for both games taking place.
The featured game of the night has the Miami Heat hosting the New York Knicks at 8PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Heat are the favorite at home, as they have odds of -7 points against the Knicks. The over/under total for the game has been set at 202 points. New York is 13-4 on the season, 6-4 on the road and 11-6 against the spread. Miami is 12-4 on the season, 8-0 at home and 7-9 against the spread. New York beat Miami, 104-84, earlier in the season. The home team has won and covered in five of the last six in this series.
The other featured game on the night has the Phoenix Suns hosting the Dallas Mavericks at 10:30PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Suns are a slight favorite on the road, as they have odds of -3 points against the Mavericks. The over/under total has been set at 199.5 points. Phoenix is 7-12 on the season, 5-3 at home and 6-12-1 against the spread. Dallas is 8-10 overall, 2-7 on the road and 7-11 against the spread. Dallas has won and covered in eight of its last nine against Phoenix.
For odds and point totals for each of Thursday’s games, see below.
2012 NBA Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, December 6
701 New York Knicks +7 (202)
702 Miami Heat -7
703 Dallas Mavericks +3 (199.5)
704 Phoenix Suns -3