NBA Betting Predictions 12-10-16
Portland Trail Blazers vs. Indiana Pacers Preview
The fans at Bankers Life Fieldhouse will be treated to a game between the Portland Trail Blazers and the Indiana Pacers when they take their seats on Saturday.
Oddsmakers currently have the Trail Blazers listed as 1-point favorites versus the Pacers, while the game’s total is sitting at 217.
Indiana was a 111-103 loser in its last match on the road against the Mavericks. They failed to cover the -3.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 214 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Last time out for Portland, they were a 88-86 loser as they battled the Grizzlies on the road. The Trail Blazers failed to cover in the match as a -2.5-point favorite, while 174 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Portland Trail Blazers vs. Indiana Pacers
Free Pick: Indiana +1
Miami Heat vs. Chicago Bulls Preview
The Miami Heat will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Saturday when they take on the Chicago Bulls at United Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Bulls listed as 10½-point favorites versus the Heat, while the game’s total is sitting at 201.
In their last action, Chicago was a 95-91 winner at home against the Spurs. They covered the +3.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (186) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
Miami lost its last outing, a 114-84 result against the Cavaliers on December 09. The Heat failed to cover in that game as a +12-point underdog, while the 198 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
Miami Heat vs. Chicago Bulls
Free Pick: Miami +10.5