Miami Heat vs Brooklyn Nets 1/10/2020 NBA Spread and Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Miami Heat vs Brooklyn Nets 1/10/2020 – Life has been tough for the Brooklyn Nets as they have lost seven consecutive games already. They will be hosting the Miami Heat at home hoping to turn things around. This match will happen this Friday, January 10 at 7:30 pm Eastern Time at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn New York. YES will cover the game on TV while NBA League Pass will have the game available via online streaming along with SofaScore. The Heat have been horrible on the road but they are still favored by NBA Game Odds over the slumping Nets.
Miami Heat vs Brooklyn Nets 1/10/2020
Miami Heat vs Brooklyn Nets 1/10/2020 Betting Odds
Miami Heat Betting
The Miami Heat proved that they can bring their home court luck on the road by blowing away the Pacers, The team played with Jimmy Butler who had 14 points, seven assists, six rebounds and two steals. Bam Adebayo flirted with a double-double with 18 points and nine rebounds while five other Heat players scored in double figures. Tyler Herro was streaking hot from the three-point shot as he made five and finished the game with 19 points and seven rebounds. Derrick Jones Jr also had a notable night with 18 points and seven boards. Miami is finding solutions to be more consistent on the road and the rookies have been responding well so far.
Players to watch: J. Butler SF 32 GP 32 GS 35.2 MIN 20.2 PTS 2.1 OR 4.8 DR 6.9 REB 6.6 AST 2 STL 0.5 BLK 2.6 TO 1.3 PF 2.6 AST/TO 23.58 PER
G. Dragic PG 27 GP 1 GS 28.1 MIN 15.9 PTS 0.4 OR 2.7 DR 3.1 REB 5 AST 0.6 STL 0.3 BLK 2.5 TO 1.8 PF 2 AST/TO 16.8 PER
B. Adebayo C 37 GP 37 GS 34.3 MIN 15.7 PTS 2.6 OR 8 DR 10.6 REB 4.5 AST 1.3 STL 1.2 BLK 2.8 TO 2.6 PF 1.6 AST/TO 20.54 PER.
Brooklyn Nets Betting
While life will get tougher as Kyrie Irving may undergo season-ending surgery, the Nets have lost 8 of their last nine games with their only win against the bottom-dwelling Atlanta Hawks. Two of those games were even lost in overtime. Their latest loss came at home against the OKC Thunder and they just fell off during the overtime period. Spencer Dinwiddie was off tuned during that game as he just had 14 points on 6-for-21 shooting. The silver lining was players stepping up like Taurean Prince doing 21 points and eight boards while Chris Levert came off the bench with 20 points and six rebounds. It seems that the Nets have to work on closing their games in order to capture wins. Against the Heat, this team will fight back and they shouldn’t falter when the game is close.
Players to Watch: S. Dinwiddie PG 36 GP 25 GS 30.8 MIN 22.4 PTS 0.3 OR 2.8 DR 3.1 REB 6.2 AST 0.8 STL 0.4 BLK 2.9 TO 3.3 PF 2.2 AST/TO 18.72 PER
C. LeVert SG 11 GP 9 GS 29.3 MIN 16.7 PTS 1.1 OR 3.5 DR 4.6 REB 3.6 AST 0.5 STL 0.1 BLK 3.4 TO 1.9 PF 1.1 AST/TO 11.92 PER
J. Harris SG 36 GP 36 GS 32 MIN 14.5 PTS 0.9 OR 3.2 DR 4.1 REB 2.2 AST 0.7 STL 0.3 BLK 1.4 TO 2.4 PF 1.6 AST/TO 13.14 PER.
Miami Heat vs Brooklyn Nets 1/10/2020 Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Miami’s last 15 games.
Brooklyn are 0-7 ATS in their last 7 games.
Derrick Jones Jr. SF Thigh is “?” Friday vs Brooklyn
Kevin Durant SF Achilles is out indefinitely
Miami Heat vs Brooklyn Nets Betting Picks
With Jimmy Butler back, the Miami Heat hopes to improve on their road record. They are considered to have the upper hand in this game according to Top Online Sportsbook over the Nets. Meanwhile, Nets have to find ways to survive the season, especially that the organization looks to shut Kyrie Irving for the rest of the year.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Nets are at +133 if they pull a win at home. On the other side, the Miami Heat are at -147.
ATS: Miami is on the -3.5 across the spread while the Nets are on the other end of the stick with +3.5.
TOTALs: It is 218 points on the total that is expected for both teams to reach with Nets going under while the Heat are over.
Score Prediction: 113 – 106 Heat