|2012 NBA Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, December 27|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 27 December 2012 06:00|
Thursday's NBA Odds
(TheSpread) – The NBA Schedule for Thursday features just two games. Here is a look at the odds and over/under totals for both games taking place.
The featured game of the night has the Los Angeles Clippers hosting the Boston Celtics at 10:30PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Clippers are the favorite at home, as they have odds of -8.5 points against the Celtics. The over/under total has been set at 190 points. The Clippers are 22-6 on the season and winners of 14 straight. Los Angeles is also 13-3 at home and 18-10 against the spread. Boston is 14-13 overall, 5-8 on the road and 10-15-2 against the spread. Boston has won three of its last four against the Clippers, but Los Angeles has covered in six of the last seven in this series.
The other game taking place on the night has the Oklahoma City Thunder hosting the Dallas Mavericks at 8PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Thunder are favored at home, as they have odds of -9.5 points against the Mavericks. The over/under total has not been set for this game. Oklahoma City is 21-6 on the season, 14-2 at home and 16-10-1 against the spread. Dallas is 12-16 overall, 4-12 on the road and 13-15 against the spread. The Thunder have won six straight in this series and covered in their last two against the Mavericks.
For odds and point totals for each of Thursday’s games, see below.
2012 NBA Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, December 27
501 Dallas Mavericks +9.5
502 Oklahoma City Thunder -9.5
503 Boston Celtics +8.5 (190)
504 Los Angeles Clippers -8.5