|2012 NBA Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, December 20|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 20 December 2012 06:00|
Thursday's NBA Odds
(TheSpread) – The NBA Schedule for Thursday features just three games. Here is a look at the odds and over/under totals for each game on the schedule.
The featured game of the night has the Minnesota Timberwolves hosting the Oklahoma City Thunder at 7PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Thunder are the favorite on the road, as they have odds of -3.5 points. The over/under total has been set at 198 points. Oklahoma City is 21-4 on the season, 7-2 on the road and 16-8-1 against the spread. Minnesota is 12-11 on the season, 7-3 at home and 13-10 against the spread. The Thunder have won 10 straight in this series while the Timberwolves have covered in five straight in this series.
The other featured game on the night has the Dallas Mavericks hosting the Miami Heat at 9:30PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Heat are the road favorite, as they have odds of -5 points at Dallas. The over/under total has been set at 202.5 points. Miami is 16-6 on the season, 4-4 on the road and 11-11 against the spread. Dallas is 12-13 overall, 8-3 at home and 12-13 against the spread. Miami has won and covered the spread in two straight against Dallas.
For odds and point totals for each of Thursday’s games, see below.
2012 NBA Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, December 20
501 Oklahoma City Thunder -3.5 (198)
502 Minnesota Timberwolves +3.5
503 Miami Heat -5 (202.5)
504 Dallas Mavericks +5
505 Denver Nuggets N/A
506 Portland Trail Blazers N/A