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Cleveland Cavaliers vs Miami Heat 3/16/2021 Odds Picks and Previews

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Cleveland Cavaliers vs Miami Heat 3-16-2021 Odds Picks and Previews

Cleveland Cavaliers vs Miami Heat 3/16/2021 – The Miami Heat are steadily climbing the NBA Eastern Conference standings and they are going to be hosting the struggling Cleveland Cavaliers for their next game. These two teams are about to clash this Tuesday, March 16 and it will be inside the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida. The tip-off begins at exactly 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time with FOX Sports Sun and FOX Sports Ohio putting the game on television. NBA League Pass subscribers have the benefit of watching through an online live stream. The Miami Heat are expected to continue their surge as NBA lines have them winning over the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Cleveland Cavaliers vs Miami Heat 3/16/2021

When: March 16, 2021 8:00 PM ET
Where: AmericanAirlines Arena, Miami, Florida
TV: FOX Sports Sun | FOX Sports Ohio
Stream: NBA League Pass

Cleveland Cavaliers vs Miami Heat 3/16/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Cleveland Cavaliers +10 (-111) 218.5 o (-111) +450
Miami Heat -10 (-111) 218.5 u (-111) -650
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Cleveland Cavaliers Betting

The Cleveland Cavaliers are now on a three-game losing streak and that slip put them on a tie with the Washington Wizards for the third-worst record in the NBA Eastern Conference at 14-24 just above the Orlando Magic and Detroit Pistons. They just scored 82 points for their last two games and lost both to the New Orleans Pelicans and the latest were against the Atlanta Hawks. Collin Sexton shot 5-of-17 from the field to finish with only 15 points while Darius Garland had 11 points and seven assists. Cedi Osman and Javale McGee each had 10 points but it was far from enough to keep up against the Pelicans.

Players to watch: C. Sexton PG 33 GP 33 GS 36 MIN 23.7 PTS 0.7 OR 1.9 DR 2.6 REB 4.2 AST 1.2 STL 0.1 BLK 2.8 TO 2.8 PF 1.5 AST/TO 16.99 PER

A. Drummond C 25 GP 25 GS 28.9 MIN 17.5 PTS 4 OR 9.4 DR 13.5 REB 2.6 AST 1.6 STL 1.2 BLK 3.2 TO 2.8 PF 0.8 AST/TO 20.89 PER

D. Garland PG 29 GP 26 GS 32.8 MIN 15.9 PTS 0.5 OR 1.7 DR 2.2 REB 5.9 AST 1.1 STL 0.1 BLK 2.9 TO 2.2 PF 2 AST/TO 12.72 PER.

Miami Heat Betting

The Miami Heat have won four-straight games so far and that put them in fourth place in the NBA Eastern Conference standings and trailing the Milwaukee Bucks by four games with their record at 21-18. They defeated the Orlando Magic during their last game by five points, 102-97. Jimmy Butler led the charge stuffing up the stat sheet with 29 points, nine assists, seven rebounds and five steals. Tyler Herro came off the bench with 22 points and eight rebounds while Kelly Olynyk filling in for Bam Adebayo had 18 points, seven rebounds, four assists, two blocks as the starting center.

Players to Watch: J. Butler SF 25 GP 25 GS 33.4 MIN 21.4 PTS 1.9 OR 5.5 DR 7.4 REB 8 AST 2.2 STL 0.4 BLK 2.2 TO 1.2 PF 3.6 AST/TO 26.81 PER

B. Adebayo C 33 GP 33 GS 33.9 MIN 19.2 PTS 2.2 OR 7.3 DR 9.5 REB 5.4 AST 0.9 STL 1 BLK 3 TO 2.4 PF 1.8 AST/TO 22.08 PER

T. Herro PG 28 GP 14 GS 32.1 MIN 15.7 PTS 0.5 OR 5.2 DR 5.7 REB 3.5 AST 0.6 STL 0.4 BLK 2.3 TO 1.5 PF 1.5 AST/TO 12.31 PER.

Cleveland Cavaliers vs Miami Heat 3/16/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Cleveland Cavaliers

Cleveland are 5-15 ATS in their last 20 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Cleveland’s last 10 games.
Cleveland are 4-13 SU in their last 17 games.
Cleveland are 2-8 ATS in their last 10 games against Miami.
Cavaliers are 1-8 SU in their last 9 games against Miami.
Cleveland are 2-11 ATS in their last 13 games on the road.
Cleveland are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Miami.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Cleveland’s last 11 games this season.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland’s last 7 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Cleveland are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games played in March.

Miami Heat

Miami are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami’s last 6 games.
Miami are 10-1 SU in their last 11 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami’s last 5 games against Cleveland.
Miami are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games at home.
Heat are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games when playing at home against Cleveland.
Miami are 9-1 SU in their last 10 games this season.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Miami are 10-3-1 ATS in their last 14 games against an opponent in the Central Division division.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami’s last 5 games played in March.

Injuries

Cleveland Cavaliers

Kevin Love PF Calf is downgraded to doubtful Tuesday vs Miami
Andre Drummond C Possible Trade is out indefinitely
Matthew Dellavedova PG Appendectomy is out indefinitely
Taurean Prince SF Shoulder is downgraded to OUT Tuesday vs Miami

Miami Heat

Avery Bradley SG Calf is “?” Tuesday vs Cleveland
Meyers Leonard C Suspension is out for season
Bam Adebayo C Knee is upgraded to probable Tuesday vs Cleveland
Tyler Herro SG Shoulder is probable Tuesday vs Cleveland
Gabe Vincent PG Knee is probable Tuesday vs Cleveland

Head-to-Head
Cleveland Cavaliers Miami Heat
15-23-0 Against the Spread 17-21-1
15-22-1 Straight Up 17-22-0
103 Points per Game 107
112 Points Allowed per Game 108
44.95 Offensive FG% 46.05
72 Offensive FT% 79.08
33.97 Offensive 3PT% 34.91
48.05 Defensive FG% 44.34
77.18 Defensive FT% 78.99
39.56 Defensive 3PT% 36.38

Cleveland Cavaliers vs Miami Heat Betting Picks

It seems that the Cleveland Cavaliers are trying to find their identity in the middle of the season. Their confidence in the court had dwindled down as compared to the surging Miami Heat. The top online sportsbook has the Heat blowing away the Cavaliers in this game.

Moneyline: The Cavaliers as the underdogs are given an ML of +450 if they win while the Heat are -650.

ATS: It is a wide ten points between both teams on the ATS with the Cavaliers at +10 while the Heat sits on -10.

TOTALs: The total for both teams to dance on is 218.5 with the Heat the team going under while the Cavs are under.

Score Prediction: 118 – 105, Heat