Tuesday NBA Betting Report
Believe or not, the 18-25 Bucks have actually been profitable at the betting window of late. They'll visit the Heat tonight as road underdogs.
Bucks at Heat, 7:30PM ET
According to oddsmakers from online sports book RealBet.eu, the Heat are 5.5-point home favorites versus the Bucks while the over/under sits at 192.5 points. Of the eight teams that play tonight in the NBA, Milwaukee is the hottest at the betting window. The Bucks have covered in four straight games, all of which came when they were between a 3.5 and 5.5-point underdog. They've also won back-to-back games as underdogs and are now 18-16 ATS as dogs this season. As for Miami, the Heat are 10-11-1 against the spread as a home favorite this season and are 0-4 ATS in their last four games versus the Bucks.
Pacers at Suns, 9:00PM ET
While the Bucks are the hottest team at the betting window, the Suns are the coldest of the eight NBA squads in action tonight. Phoenix has lost four straight games and failed to cover the number in each of those contests. After the spread for tonight's game opened at Indiana -6.5, the number was immediately bet up to 7 at most sports books. Of course, the Pacers haven't been a great bet themselves of late. They've lost three straight games both straight up and against the spread, with their latest loss coming as a 2.5-point road favorite in Denver. The Pacers are also 1-9 against the spread in their last 10 games versus the Suns and 0-4 ATS in their last four road games versus Phoenix.
Thunder at Nuggets, 9:00PM ET
Oklahoma City has been on a roll of late, winning four-straight games and covering the spread in three consecutive contests. The Thunder is 5-1-1 against the spread in its last seven games versus the Nuggets but the home team is 5-2-1 ATS in the last eight meetings between these two teams. To make things more conflicting, Denver is 6-8-1 at the betting window as a home underdog this season but OKC is 5-8 ATS as a road favorite on the year.