Heat vs. Spurs Prediction

Miami Heat vs. San Antonio Spurs, 1/19/20 Predictions & Odds

Can the Miami Heat go on the road and shoot their way past the San Antonio Spurs when the two meet up today at 3PM ET?

Game Snapshot & Odds

567 Miami Heat vs. 568 San Antonio Spurs

Sunday, January 19, 2020

3PM ET – AT&T Center

Compare odds and from multiple different online sportsbooks and shop for the best lines at our new NBA Odds & Betting Page.

Public Betting Trends

According to the latest oddsmakers, the Heat are favored on the road, as they are getting odds of -1 point against the Spurs. The over/under total for the contest is listed at 220.5 points. The public betting currently has 69 percent going on the Heat as the road favorite. This information is subject to change, however, so be sure to check out our NBA Public Betting Page for updated figures on the game.

Heat look for three straight

Miami is riding a two-game win streak, including a 106-100 win at home over San Antonio on Wednesday. The Heat are 29-12 on the season, 11-11 on the road, 24-15-2 against the spread and 25-15-1 with the over.

The Heat are putting up 111.6 points per game on offense while shooting 47.2 percent as a team from the field and 37.8 percent from the arc. Defensively, Miami is allowing 107.8 points per game while opponents shoot 44.5 percent from the floor. Jimmy Butler is leading the team with 20.3 points, 7.0 rebounds and 6.4 assists per contest. Kendrick Nunn is adding 16.0 points and 3.5 assists per game.

Spurs fall at home

After a four-game road trip, San Antonio returned home on Friday, but suffered a 121-120 loss to Atlanta. The Spurs are 17-23 on the season, 11-10 at home, 15-24-1 against the spread and 25-15 with the over.

The Spurs are struggling on defense this season, allowing 114.9 points per game while opponents shoot 46.3 percent against them. Offensively, San Antonio is putting up 113.8 points per game while opponents shoot 47.2 percent against them. DeMar DeRozan is leading the team with 22.7 points, 5.4 rebounds and 5.2 assists per contest. LaMarcus Aldridge is adding 19.1 points and 7.5 rebounds per game.

NBA Betting Trends


The Heat are 1-5 against the spread in their last six games as a road favorite and 2-5-1 against the spread in their last eight games following a win.

San Antonio

The Spurs are 10-3 against the spread in their last 13 games as a home underdog, but 8-21 ATS in their last 29 home games.


The Heat grabbed the win earlier this week at home as a 5-point favorite. They have won and covered in their last three against the Spurs as a franchise. The Heat have had some struggles on the road, losing to the Knicks, Nets, Magic and Wizards in recent outings. The Spurs are coming off the loss at home to the Hawks and Gregg Popovich really let the team have hit. I think San Antonio will respond at home against a Heat team that it just saw that struggles on the road. I don’t trust Miami to be able to put up its normal offense and I look for the Spurs to come out with a little more energy today.

NBA Prediction: San Antonio Spurs +1


NBA Headlines

  • LOS ANGELES (AP) The Southern California sports academy previously co-owned by the late Kobe Bryant has retired his ''Mamba'' nickname and rebranded itself nearly four months after the basketball ...
  • The marketing agent who has sued NBA rookie Zion Williamson wants the former Duke star to answer questions about whether he received improper benefits before playing his lone season with the Blue D...
  • B.J. Armstrong might have played a role in the Chicago Bulls getting their 1996, 1997 and 1998 titles - even though he wasn't on those teams.
    Armstrong was the person who, at a breakfast chat ...
  • BEIJING (AP) Yao Ming, the former Houston Rockets star and now president of the Chinese Basketball Association, says the league has three options for resuming the season that has been on hold sinc...
  • Mike Storen, a former ABA commissioner and multisport marketing whiz and the father of ESPN broadcaster Hannah Storm, died Thursday. He was 84.
    Storm said her father died at Emory University H...

NBA Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail The Best NBA Players for the 2019-20 Season This year’s season, even though it had to undergo an indefinite pause due to the unexpected coronavirus pandemic, was a big season for the NBA, with...
Thumbnail NBA Criticized for Testing Players NBA commissioner Adam Silver hopes to “salvage” the 2019-20 season, but also noted that he does not know if or when the season will resume. Can the league season...
Thumbnail Fears Exist NBA Season Could be Lost According to a report by ESPN.com, NBA owners and executives are bracing for the possibility of not return to league play until mid-to-late June. And that’s reportedly...
Thumbnail Bucks still favored to win NBA Finals The NBA is currently in an indefinite hiatus, but oddsmakers and the league still anticipate a 2020 champion being decided at some point, and they see three...
Thumbnail NBA Shutting Down for 30 Days? While league owners have been reportedly encouraging the commissioner to reconsider, Adam Silver says that the NBA will take a 30-day hiatus and use the time to...