Charlotte Hornets vs Cleveland Cavaliers 12/18/19 Spread Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Charlotte Hornets vs Cleveland Cavaliers 12/18/19 – Charlotte Hornets will need to take the road in this game to square-off against Cleveland Cavaliers from Rockets Mortgage Fieldhouse in Cleveland, Ohio. The Hornets are 13-7 overall this year and they won just nine of their 20 conference games. Cleveland Cavaliers, on the other hand, are holding a record of 6-21 and they are stuck at the 14th position in the Eastern Conference play. The Cavs seem to be struggling and things are not in their favor. The NBA odds are out as these two teams clash in an interesting conference match.
Charlotte Hornets vs Cleveland Cavaliers 12/18/19
Charlotte Hornets vs Cleveland Cavaliers 12/18/19 Betting Odds
Charlotte Hornets Betting
Charlotte Hornets are one of those average teams this season, but they seem to be showing some improvement off-late. In their last outing, Charlotte managed to score 110 points against Sacramento Kings. From the defensive end, they restricted the Kings to 102. It was an important victory for Charlotte and they still have a long way to get back on track. Charlotte holds the 9th spot in their conference play and are two games ahead of Detroit Pistons.
Players to watch: D. Graham PG (29 GP 19 GS 34.1 MIN 19.6 PTS 1 OR 2.8 DR 3.8 REB 7.4 AST 0.8 STL 0.3 BLK 3.1 TO 1.8 PF 2.4 AST/TO 18.41 PER)
Cleveland Cavaliers Betting
Cleveland Cavaliers are worse than the Hornets are they are just slightly better than Atlanta Hawks in the last spot. The Cavs last terribly against Toronto Raptors in their last game when they were forced to settle with a final score of 133-113. Cleveland has a weak strategy for defending and their shooting squad is unable to support them. New York Kicks got past the Cavs from the last position and Cleveland is following the Knicks by one full game.
Players to watch: C. Sexton PG (26 GP 26 GS 30.4 MIN 17.4 PTS 1 OR 2 DR 3 REB 2.3 AST 1 STL 0 BLK 1.8 TO 2 PF 1.3 AST/TO 14.47 PER)
Charlotte Hornets vs Cleveland Cavaliers 12/18/19 Betting Numbers
Charlotte are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Cleveland are 4-13 ATS in their last 17 games.
Nicolas Batum SG Hand is “?” Wednesday vs Cleveland
Kevin Porter Jr. SG Shoulder is “?” Wednesday vs Charlotte
Charlotte Hornets vs Cleveland Cavaliers Betting Picks
Cleveland is no match for Charlotte in this game, the Cavs might try their luck at home, but the NBA lines are in favor of Charlotte. Overall, this will prove to be a great opportunity for the Hornets to build a small winning streak and progress further in conference play.
Moneyline: The Hornets hold a moneyline of +140 in this game and the Cavs have a moneyline of -160.
ATS: Charlotte holds an ATS of +1 and Cleveland holds an ATS of -1.
TOTALs: The total is gone over 215 for Cleveland and the total has gone under 215 for Charlotte.
Score Prediction: 113 – 104 Hornets