Miami Heat vs Golden State Warriors 1/3/2022 Odds Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Miami Heat vs Golden State Warriors 1/3/2022 – The Golden State Warriors are now neck-and-neck to hold the best record in the NBA and would need all the victories they can get to maintain that. The Miami Heat will be paying them a visit this Monday, January 3 and the game will be played at the Chase Center in San Francisco California at 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time. NBA TV will be putting the game live on television and the same feed can be seen through an online live stream by subscribing to NBA League Pass. The Golden State Warriors are expected to win this matchup in NBA betting lines against the Miami Heat.
Miami Heat vs Golden State Warriors 1/3/2022
Miami Heat vs Golden State Warriors 1/3/2022 Betting Odds
Miami Heat Betting
The Miami Heat just got their five-game winning streak snapped and they are coming off the tail end of a back-to-back. The Sacramento Kings edged them by only two points, 113-115, and that loss pushed them to go down to 4th-best in the NBA Eastern Conference. This team is 2.5 games behind the defending champions, Milwaukee Bucks. Omer Yurtseven tried to do his part by controlling the paint with 22 points and 16 boards while Tyler Herro tallied 22 points. Jimmy Butler struggled shooting only 9-of-22 from the field but was able to finish with 21 points, six rebounds and five assists.
Players to watch: J. Butler SF 21 GP 21 GS 34 MIN 23.3 PTS 1.8 OR 4.1 DR 5.9 REB 5.5 AST 2.1 STL 0.4 BLK 2 TO 1.5 PF 2.8 AST/TO 27.77 PER
T. Herro PG 30 GP 8 GS 32.3 MIN 20.4 PTS 0.6 OR 4.4 DR 5 REB 4 AST 0.5 STL 0.1 BLK 2.9 TO 1.3 PF 1.4 AST/TO 15.91 PER
B. Adebayo C 18 GP 18 GS 32.9 MIN 18.7 PTS 2.7 OR 7.4 DR 10.2 REB 3.2 AST 1.1 STL 0.3 BLK 2.9 TO 3.3 PF 1.1 AST/TO 19.58 PER.
Golden State Warriors Betting
After losing to the Denver Nuggets, the Golden State Warriors bounced back against the Utah Jazz, 123-116. This win improved their record to 28-7 and helped them reclaim the best record in the NBA from the Phoenix Suns. Steph Curry led the Warriors’ charge with 28 points and he also sank six three-pointers in the process. Andrew Wiggins provided the wing support providing 25 points while Otto Porter Jr. contributed 20 points, eight assists and seven rebounds. Gary Payton II and Andre Iguodala each had a dozen points each while Jordan Poole chipped in with 10 points coming off the bench.
Players to Watch: S. Curry PG 33 GP 33 GS 34.8 MIN 27.7 PTS 0.6 OR 4.7 DR 5.3 REB 6 AST 1.5 STL 0.5 BLK 3.4 TO 2 PF 1.8 AST/TO 24.09 PER
A. Wiggins SF 31 GP 31 GS 31.3 MIN 19 PTS 1.3 OR 3.2 DR 4.5 REB 1.8 AST 0.9 STL 0.6 BLK 1.6 TO 1.8 PF 1.1 AST/TO 17.63 PER
J. Poole SG 29 GP 28 GS 30.2 MIN 17.6 PTS 0.3 OR 3.1 DR 3.4 REB 3.4 AST 1 STL 0.2 BLK 2.5 TO 2.9 PF 1.3 AST/TO 14.84 PER.
Miami Heat vs Golden State Warriors 1/3/2022 Betting Numbers
Miami are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Golden State Warriors
Golden State are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
P.J. Tucker PF COVID-19 is “?” Monday vs Golden State
Golden State Warriors
Klay Thompson SG Achilles is out indefinitely
Miami Heat vs Golden State Warriors Betting Picks
The Golden State Warriors are still tough to beat as long as Steph Curry is leading them. Having the game played in the Warriors’ home court puts them as the favored team in the top online sportsbook to win over the Miami Heat.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Heat if they pull out an upset victory on the road is +285 while the Heat are -350.
ATS: It is 8 points on the ATS for this game with the Warriors getting the -8 and the Heat are +8.
TOTALs: 218.5 is the total pegged for both teams to reach with the Warriors going under and the Heat are over.
Score Prediction: 112 – 103, Warriors