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Miami Heat vs Brooklyn Nets 1/23/2021 Odds Picks and Game Analysis

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Miami Heat vs Brooklyn Nets 1-23-2021 Odds Picks and Game Analysis

Miami Heat vs Brooklyn Nets 1/23/2021 – The Brooklyn Nets have been on the news for being a big disappointment and hope to turn things around very soon. The Miami Heat are next in their schedule and both squads will step inside the basketball court this Saturday, January 23. This game will be held inside the closed doors of the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. NBA TV will be airing the game live on television by 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time while the NBA League Pass will have the online live stream available for their subscribers. The Brooklyn Nets are glad to be hosting this game and NBA Betting Lines bouncing back from the loss.

Miami Heat vs Brooklyn Nets 1/23/2021

When: Saturday, January 23, 8:00 PM ET
Where: Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York
TV: NBA TV
Stream: NBA League Pass

Miami Heat vs Brooklyn Nets 1/23/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Miami Heat +8 (-111) 229 o (-110) +275
Brooklyn Nets -8 (-111) 229 u (-110) -350
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Miami Heat Betting

The Miami Heat are having a hard time keeping their face afloat on the water as they lost four of their last six. Jimmy Butler has been out and serving quarantine and he will still be unavailable for this game. Bam Adebayo has been trying to fill in the shoes of the team’s leader while Goran Dragic is playing at the starting five. Tyler Herro is also out for this game and that gives an opportunity for Kendrick Nunn to showcase what was his potential from last year. He had 22 points during their last game and he looks good with Dragic on the floor. This team lacks depth and that was their weakness during their last games.

Players to watch: B. Adebayo C 12 GP 12 GS 31.7 MIN 18.6 PTS 1.7 OR 7.6 DR 9.3 REB 5.2 AST 0.8 STL 1 BLK 3.5 TO 2.6 PF 1.5 AST/TO 22.63 PER

T. Herro PG 10 GP 10 GS 33.7 MIN 17.6 PTS 0.1 OR 6.6 DR 6.7 REB 3.8 AST 0.4 STL 0.1 BLK 2.8 TO 1.6 PF 1.4 AST/TO 12.85 PER

J. Butler SF 6 GP 6 GS 29 MIN 15.8 PTS 1.7 OR 3.8 DR 5.5 REB 5.3 AST 2.2 STL 0.7 BLK 1.8 TO 0.7 PF 2.9 AST/TO 22.12 PER.

Brooklyn Nets Betting

The Brooklyn Nets have been struggling since Kyrie Irving went back to the team. This team lost twice to the worst offense in the league in the Cleveland Cavaliers. James Harden has been adjusting to be more of a ball-handler for this team and let Irving do the scoring. Kevin Durant will most probably play in this game and it seems that he is the glue guy in this new “Big Three”. Depth has been the thing that they risked on shipping Harden in the recent blockbuster trade and they sorely missed the services of Taurean Prince and Jarrett Allen. Things should pick up for the next soon and it will have to involve Kevin Durant staying healthy.

Players to Watch: K. Durant PF 12 GP 12 GS 36.3 MIN 31.3 PTS 0.4 OR 7.1 DR 7.5 REB 6 AST 0.8 STL 1.3 BLK 3.7 TO 2.1 PF 1.6 AST/TO 28.32 PER

K. Irving PG 9 GP 9 GS 34.4 MIN 29.4 PTS 0.8 OR 3.7 DR 4.4 REB 5.7 AST 1.3 STL 0.7 BLK 2.3 TO 2.8 PF 2.4 AST/TO 27.39 PER

J. Harden SG * 4 GP 4 GS 42 MIN 26.5 PTS 0.8 OR 7.5 DR 8.3 REB 12.3 AST 1.5 STL 0.5 BLK 5.8 TO 3.3 PF 2.1 AST/TO 21.97 PER.

Miami Heat vs Brooklyn Nets 1/23/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Miami Heat

The total has gone OVER in 5 of Miami’s last 7 games.
Miami is 2-4 SU in their last 6 games.
Miami is 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games against Brooklyn.
Heat are 13-7 SU in their last 20 games against Brooklyn.
Miami is 3-8 SU in their last 11 games on the road.
Miami is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Brooklyn.
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Miami’s last 15 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Miami is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Atlantic Division division.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Miami’s last 7 games played in January.

Brooklyn Nets

Brooklyn is 5-10 ATS in their last 15 games.
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Brooklyn’s last 10 games.
Brooklyn is 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Brooklyn’s last 15 games against Miami.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Brooklyn’s last 7 games at home.
Brooklyn is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games when playing at home against Miami.
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Brooklyn’s last 11 games this season.
Brooklyn is 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Nets are 4-8 SU in their last 12 games against an opponent in the Southeast Division division.
Brooklyn is 4-2 SU in their last 6 games played in January.

Injuries

Miami Heat

Avery Bradley SG Quarantine is out indefinitely
Jimmy Butler SG Quarantine is downgraded to OUT Saturday vs Brooklyn
Meyers Leonard C Shoulder is “?” Saturday vs Brooklyn
Tyler Herro SG Neck is out indefinitely

Brooklyn Nets

Kevin Durant SF Rest is upgraded to probable Saturday vs Miami
Spencer Dinwiddie PG ACL is out for the season
Nicolas Claxton C Quarantine is out indefinitely

Head-to-Head
Miami Heat Brooklyn Nets
5-8-1 Against the Spread 7-10-0
7-7-0 Straight Up 12-5-0
108 Points per Game 120
112 Points Allowed per Game 116
48.24 Offensive FG% 49.07
77.52 Offensive FT% 81.47
36.27 Offensive 3PT% 39.49
45.26 Defensive FG% 45.53
76.35 Defensive FT% 77.3
37.48 Defensive 3PT% 36.58

Miami Heat vs Brooklyn Nets Betting Picks

The Miami Heat are very much looking like the underdogs on paper but the Brooklyn Nets have been struggling defensively. This should be closer than what Online Sports Betting sees as the Nets still try to gel.

Moneyline: The Nets as the favorites are having an ML of -350 while the Heat are given a +275.

ATS: The given spread for both teams in this game is a wide 8 points with the Nets having the -8 while the Heat are +8.

TOTALs: It is 229 points that are expected for both teams to touch on the total with the Nets going under and the Heat are over.

Score Prediction: 112 – 105, Nets