Houston Rockets vs Miami Heat 4/19/2021 Spread Picks and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Houston Rockets vs Miami Heat 4/19/2021 – The Miami Heat got their big wake-up call during their last game and will try to bank on that momentum when they face the second-worst team in the NBA right now, the Houston Rockets. These teams are set to clash this Monday, April 19 at the AmericanAirlines Arena located in Miami, Florida. The game starts at exactly 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time and it will be shown live at Bally Sports Sun and AT&T Sportsnet – SW. NBA League Pass subscribers can enjoy the match through an online live stream. The Miami Heat are heading in this match as the heavily favored team in NBA betting lines against the Houston Rockets.
Houston Rockets vs Miami Heat 4/19/2021
Houston Rockets vs Miami Heat 4/19/2021 Betting Odds
Houston Rockets Betting
The Houston Rockets finally snapped their five-game losing streak with a win over the Orlando Magic, 114-110. The win makes them escape the brand of being the worst team in the entire NBA and have a 0.5 game lead over the Minnesota Timberwolves. Christian Wood was the best player for the Rockets doing 25 points, ten rebounds, three assists and four three-pointers. Kelly Olynyk followed him with a strong performance of 24 points, seven rebounds and four assists. Kevin Porter Jr. joined the scoring spree finishing with 22 points, seven assists and three rebounds before fouling out.
Players to watch: C. Wood C 33 GP 33 GS 31.7 MIN 21 PTS 1.8 OR 7.6 DR 9.4 REB 1.5 AST 0.8 STL 1.2 BLK 1.8 TO 2.1 PF 0.9 AST/TO 21.35 PER
J. Wall PG 37 GP 37 GS 32.1 MIN 20.6 PTS 0.5 OR 2.8 DR 3.2 REB 6.8 AST 1.1 STL 0.8 BLK 3.5 TO 1.2 PF 1.9 AST/TO 15.7 PER
K. Olynyk PF 12 GP 10 GS 30.2 MIN 18.1 PTS 1.5 OR 6.4 DR 7.9 REB 2.7 AST 1 STL 0.8 BLK 1.8 TO 2.8 PF 1.5 AST/TO 22.53 PER.
Miami Heat Betting
The Miami Heat after being called “soft” by Jimmy Butler in public bounced back with a strong performance to beat the Brooklyn Nets with a Bam Adebayo buzzer-beater jumper, 109-17. That snapped their three-game losing streak and improves their record to 29-28. They have fallen to the seventh-best record in the NBA Eastern Conference and are trailing the New York Knicks by 1.5 games. Adebayo finished with 21 points, 15 rebounds, five assists and two steals while Goran Dragic came off the bench with 18 points, eight rebounds and seven assists. Kendrick Nunn also had a good night with 17 points.
Players to Watch: J. Butler SF 41 GP 41 GS 33.7 MIN 21.4 PTS 1.9 OR 5.3 DR 7.2 REB 7.2 AST 2.1 STL 0.4 BLK 2.1 TO 1.4 PF 3.4 AST/TO 26.42 PER
B. Adebayo C 50 GP 50 GS 33.5 MIN 19 PTS 2.3 OR 6.9 DR 9.2 REB 5.2 AST 1 STL 1.1 BLK 2.7 TO 2.3 PF 2 AST/TO 22.65 PER
T. Herro PG 45 GP 14 GS 31.2 MIN 14.9 PTS 0.5 OR 4.4 DR 4.9 REB 3.4 AST 0.7 STL 0.4 BLK 2 TO 1.3 PF 1.7 AST/TO 12.38 PER.
Houston Rockets vs Miami Heat 4/19/2021 Betting Numbers
Houston are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
Miami are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
Eric Gordon SG Groin is out indefinitely
Jimmy Butler SG Ankle is “?” Monday vs Houston
Houston Rockets vs Miami Heat Betting Picks
The Miami Heat are without Jimmy Butler once again but his presence was felt with his strong words against his teammates. The Houston Rockets just don’t have a chance and the online sportsbook sees them losing by a wide margin.
Moneyline: The Rockets are at +450 in the ML if they pull a huge upset on the road while the Heat is at -650.
ATS: It is a wide ten points between both teams across the spread with the Heat taking the -10 while the Rockets are on the other side of the fence with +10.
TOTALs: The given total for this game is pegged at 231 points with the Rockets the team over and the Heat are under.
Score Prediction: 125 – 110, Heat