Cleveland Cavaliers vs Miami Heat 3/16/2021 Odds Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
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
Cleveland Cavaliers vs Miami Heat 3/16/2021 Betting Odds
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
Cleveland are 5-15 ATS in their last 20 games.
Miami are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games.
Kevin Love PF Calf is downgraded to doubtful Tuesday vs Miami
Avery Bradley SG Calf is “?” Tuesday vs Cleveland
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