Thursday's NBA Odds
(TheSpread) – The NBA Schedule for Thursday features just two games. Here is a look at the odds for the two contests taking place.
The featured game of the day has the Portland Trail Blazers hosting the Houston Rockets at 10:30PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Blazers are favored at home, as they have odds of -4 points against the Rockets. The over/under total for the game has been set at 211.5 points. Houston is 15-7 overall, 5-4 on the road and 12-9-1 against the spread. Portland is 18-4 overall, 9-2 at home and 16-6 against the spread. Houston has won seven of the last nine in this series and is 7-1-1 against the spread in those nine games.
The other featured game on the day has the Brooklyn Nets hosting the Los Angeles Clippers at 8PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Clippers are favored on the road, as they have odds of -3 points against the Nets. The over/under total for the game has been set at 199.5 points. Los Angeles is 15-8 on the season 7-6 on the road and 13-10 against the spread. Brooklyn is 7-14 overall, 3-6 at home and 8-13 against the spread. The home team has won six straight in this series and the Nets have covered in seven of their last eight against the Clippers.
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 12
501 Los Angeles Clippers -3 (199.5)
502 Brooklyn Nets +3
503 Houston Rockets +4 (211.5)
504 Portland Trail Blazers -4