T-Wolves a horrible bet at home this year
The Cavs will visit the Celtics tonight as a road favorite, which has been a situation they've struggled to cover the spread in this season.
Cavaliers at Celtics, 7:30PM ET
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Mybookie.ag, the Cavs are 2-point road favorites versus the Celtics in Boston tonight. When favored on the road this season, Cleveland is just 2-6 against the spread although the Cavs are coming off a 111-76 victory over the Magic on Friday night in which they were a 2.5-point road favorite. Boston, meanwhile, is 1-1-1 against the spread as a home dog this season.
Nuggets at Timberwolves, 8:00PM ET
Minnesota has easily been the worst home bet in 2015. The Timberwolves are 1-10-1 at the betting window at home this season and are just 3-9 straight up. They're also 0-5 against the spread as a home favorite this year, while the Nuggets are 7-4 against the number as a road underdog in 2015. Minnesota is currently a 5.5-point favorite over Denver tonight.
Bucks at Lakers, 10:30PM ET
Fresh off its massive 108-95 upset of Golden State on Saturday (the Warriors' first loss of 2015), the Bucks (-3) will visit the Lakers tonight as a slight road favorite. Neither team has had much success covering the spread this season, as the Bucks are 12-13 against the number and the Lakers are a woeful 8-16 ATS. Coming off a win this season, the Bucks are 3-6 against the spread, although they're 1-0 ATS in their lone opportunity as a road favorite this year. As for the Lakers, they're 2-3 against the number as a home underdog but 2-5 ATS in their seven home games overall.