Wizards vs. Nets Prediction
After upsetting the Hornets yesterday at home, the Washington Wizards will hit the road for a matchup tonight versus the Brooklyn Nets at 7:30PM ET.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Nets are now 6-point home underdogs versus the Wizards after the line opened at Brooklyn +5. As for the total, the number currently sits at 211.5 points after it opened at 210.5.
Despite the win yesterday Washington is just 4-6 in its last 10 games and has split at the betting window during that span. Brooklyn, meanwhile, has won just twice over its last 10 games and has gone 3-7 against the spread over that stretch.
The Wizards have covered in four of their last five games versus the Nets and have covered in four of their last five games when their opponent scores 100 points or more in its previous game as well. Washington is also 5-2 against the number in its last seven games versus Atlantic Division opponents.
On the other side, Brooklyn has been a horrible bet of late. The Nets have failed to cover in seven of their last eight games overall and are also winless at 0-5 against the spread in their last five games playing on no rest. They're 1-6 at the betting window in their last seven games following a loss as well.
MONDAY NBA FREE PICK: WASHINGTON WIZARDS -6