Tuesday Sports Betting Value Plays
(The Spread) – The Devils, Rays and Nuggets all provide bettors with decent value on Tuesday night. Read on to find out why.
New Jersey Devils vs. Philadelphia Flyers, 7:30PM ET
There’s value in the Devils being +126 money line underdogs considering they’re on the verge of eliminating the Flyers tonight. But when you dig into the trends, it gets even better for New Jersey backers. The Devils are 5-2 in their last seven games versus the Flyers and 5-1 in their last six games overall. They’re also 4-1 in their last five games versus the Atlantic and 9-3 in their last 12 games coming off a victory. The Flyers, meanwhile, are 1-5 in their last six playoff games and 1-7 in their last eight conference semifinals games.
NHL PLAYOFFS VALUE PLAY: NEW JERSEY DEVILS +126
Denver Nuggets vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 10:30PM ET
The Nuggets are on the brink of elimination but they’re 8-0 against the spread in their last eight games following a straight up loss and are 7-1 ATS in their last eight games following an ATS loss. They’re also 6-2 ATS in their last eight games overall and 29-10 ATS in their last 39 games as a road underdog. The Lakers, meanwhile, are 1-12 ATS in their last 13 games as a favorite of between 5.0 and 10.5 points, and 3-11 ATS in their last 14 games as a home favorite.
NBA VALUE PLAY: DENVER NUGGETS +6
Boston Celtics vs. Atlanta Hawks, 8:00PM ET
The over is 9-2 in the Hawks’ last 11 home games, 13-3 in their last 16 games versus the Eastern Conference and 7-0 in their last seven games following a straight up loss. On the other side, the over is 5-2 in the Celtics’ last seven playoff games as an underdog and 7-3 in their last 10 Tuesday night games.
NBA PLAYOFFS VALUE PLAY: CELTICS/HAWKS OVER 174
Tampa Bay Rays vs. New York Yankees, 7:05PM ET
The Rays are 7-0 in their last seven games versus the Yankees and 6-0 in James Shields’ last six starts. They’re also 4-0 in his last four starts as an underdog and 5-0 in his last five starts during Game 1 of a series. The Yankees, meanwhile, are 1-4 in their last five games following a win and 1-4 in their last five games as a favorite of between –110 and –150.
MLB VALUE PLAY: TAMPA BAY RAYS +105