Charlotte Hornets vs Miami Heat 4/5/2022 Picks Previews and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Charlotte Hornets vs Miami Heat 4/5/2022 – The Miami Heat are battling for the best record in the NBA Eastern Conference and this team needs to win a few more to secure the spot. Their next opponents will be the young and fast Charlotte Hornets this coming Tuesday and the match will be held at the FTX Arena in Miami, Florida. BBSUN has the television broadcast rights and they will be putting the game available for an online live stream at 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time through an NBA League Pass subscription. The Miami Heat needs this win and they are forecasted in NBA game odds to take their 52nd victory of the season against the Charlotte Hornets.
Charlotte Hornets vs Miami Heat 4/5/2022
Charlotte Hornets vs Miami Heat 4/5/2022 Betting Odds
Charlotte Hornets Betting
The Charlotte Hornets are now tied with the Brooklyn Nets with their records at 40-38. These teams are placed 9th and 10th in the NBA Eastern Conference and battling for home-court advantage for at least their initial game of the play-in tournament. LaMelo Ball has elevated himself this season and all eyes are on him on how he delivers this team at the home stretch. Michael Jordan has his best team as the franchise owner but the entire conference stepped it up as well. The key for another win for the Hornets is how Ball will be deciding inside the basketball court and get his teammates in their best spots.
Players to watch: Miles Bridges SF 76 GP 76 GS 35.8 MIN 20.3 PTS 1.2 OR 5.9 DR 7.1 REB 3.8 AST 0.9 STL 0.9 BLK 1.9 TO 2.5 PF 2 AST/TO 17.93 PER
LaMelo Ball PG 71 GP 71 GS 32.3 MIN 19.9 PTS 1.5 OR 5.2 DR 6.7 REB 7.5 AST 1.6 STL 0.4 BLK 3.2 TO 3.2 PF 2.4 AST/TO 19.55 PER.
Miami Heat Betting
The Miami Heat after a top conference log jam managed to emerge as the best team winning their last four matches. Their record now stands at 51-28 and are at least two games behind the chasing Boston Celtics, Philadelphia 76ers and the defending champions, Milwaukee Bucks. Another win will mean that they are closer to securing the top spot in the East playoffs and will look to capitalize on weaker opponents. Jimmy Butler has been the team’s most vocal leader and has contributed across the board. Bam Adebayo and Tyler Herro have been his best main source of help in securing wins.
Players to Watch: Jimmy Butler SF 55 GP 55 GS 33.8 MIN 21.3 PTS 1.8 OR 4.1 DR 5.9 REB 5.5 AST 1.7 STL 0.5 BLK 2.1 TO 1.5 PF 2.7 AST/TO 23.81 PER
Tyler Herro PG 63 GP 10 GS 32.5 MIN 20.6 PTS 0.5 OR 4.4 DR 4.9 REB 3.9 AST 0.7 STL 0.1 BLK 2.5 TO 1.4 PF 1.5 AST/TO 16.17 PER
Bam Adebayo C 53 GP 53 GS 32.6 MIN 19 PTS 2.5 OR 7.7 DR 10.2 REB 3.4 AST 1.5 STL 0.8 BLK 2.7 TO 3.1 PF 1.3 AST/TO 21.89 PER.
Charlotte Hornets vs Miami Heat 4/5/2022 Betting Numbers
Charlotte are 8-3 SU in their last 11 games.
Miami are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
P.J. Tucker PF Knee is “?” Tuesday vs Charlotte
Charlotte Hornets vs Miami Heat Betting Picks
It seems that the Miami Heat will slowly rest their core players in preparation for the playoffs. Even with a short-handed roster, they are still favored by NBA betting lines to win over the visiting Charlotte Hornets.
Moneyline:The Hornets are given an ML of +195 if they pull an upset win while the Heat are -238.
ATS:It is five points on the ATS for this matchup with the Hornets getting a +5 while the Heat are -5.
TOTALs:The total for this match is set at 224.5 with the Heat going under while the Hornets are +5.
Score Prediction: 118 – 114, Heat