Wednesday Betting Values
(The Spread) – Why will two Washington teams hold value in their respective games tonight? Read on to find out.
Washington Wizards vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, 7:00PM ET
If you’re able to look past the Wizards’ brutal record you’ll see some value in lowly Washington. The underdog is 12-4 against the spread in the last 16 meetings between these two teams and the Wizards are 4-0 ATS in their last four games overall. They’re also 4-0 ATS in their last four games versus the Eastern Conference, 5-1 ATS in their last six games as an underdog and 4-1 ATS in their last five games following an ATS win. Cleveland, meanwhile, is 5-14 against the number in its last 19 home games.
NBA VALUE PLAY: WASHINGTON WIZARDS +2.
Washington Capitals vs. Boston Bruins, 7:30PM ET
The Capitals are 4-1 in their last five trips to Boston while the road team is also 4-1 in the last five meetings between these two teams. The Capitals are 4-1 in their last five games as a road underdog, 26-11 in their last 37 games versus the Northeast and an impressive 7-2 in their last nine games as an underdog of between +151 and +200 on the money line. The Bruins, meanwhile, are 5-11 in their last 16 games versus the Southeast, 7-17 in their last 24 games following a win and 1-4 in their last five games playing on two days of rest.
NHL VALUE PLAY: WASHINGTON CAPITALS +167
Los Angeles Angels vs. Tampa Bay Rays, 7:10PM ET
The Rays are 5-1 in their last six games, 4-0 in their last four games as a home underdog and 8-2 in Jeremy Hellickson’s last 10 home starts. The Angels, meanwhile, are 1-5 in their last six road games, 2-6 in their last eight games when their opponent scores five runs or more in their previous contest, and 0-4 in their last four games versus the Rays. While you’ll have to pay a little at –101, that’s still a very good value for a Tampa Bay team that is 6-1 at home this year.
MLB VALUE PLAY: TAMPA BAY RAYS –101
Washington Nationals vs. San Diego Padres, 6:35PM ET
The under is 4-0 in the last four meetings between these two teams and 30-9-3 in the last 42 meetings between these two teams in San Diego. The under is also 8-1-2 in the Padres’ last 11 games during Game 2 of a series and 5-1 in their last six games as a home underdog. Meanwhile, the under is 8-3 in Jordan Zimmermann’s last 11 road starts and 10-4 in his last 14 outings following a quality start in his last appearance.
TOTAL VALUE PLAY: UNDER 6.