NBA 2k20 Sim: Miami Heat vs Philadelphia 76ers 5/8/20 NBA Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Miami Heat vs Philadelphia 76ers 5/8/20 – Two teams bound for the NBA Eastern Conference playoffs are set to do battle in this NBA 2k20 simulation match. The Miami Heat takes on the Philadelphia 76ers this Friday, May 8. This match can be seen by spectators through Twitch.tv/nba2klivesims. The Miami Heat are currently in fourth place in the NBA Eastern Conference standings with a record of 41-24. Meanwhile, the Philadelphia 76ers have slipped from the top four in the east to sixth with their record at 39-26. In this matchup, even with a better record in the 2019-20 NBA season, the Sixers are favored by NBA Betting Line Picks to win over the Miami Heat.
Miami Heat vs Philadelphia 76ers 5/8/20
Miami Heat vs Philadelphia 76ers 5/8/20 Betting Odds
Miami Heat Betting
The Miami Heat has been the surprise team in the NBA Eastern Conference as they are sitting at the fourth spot in the playoff picture. The addition of Jimmy Butler has been a huge factor as he owns an 88 overall rating. He has an A+ in Perimeter defense and A- in playmaking and IQ. Backing Butler in the post is Bam Adebayo who is having a breakout year. Making it to his first NBA All-Star Game, the Heat center is given an 86 overall rating. Goran Dragic has been the front-runner for sixth-man of the year with his 81 overall rating. Kendrick Nunn, Kelly Olynyk and Derrick Jones Jr. help the team inside and outside with their overall rating at 78. Andre Iguodala and Tyler Herro add up to the depth of the Heat.
Philadelphia 76ers Betting
The Philadelphia 76ers season has been in the media for the wrong reasons with player issues and injuries. That is all wiped out in NBA 2k20 simulations as the Sixers look solid having Joel Embiid leading the team with a 91 overall rating. Ben Simmons is a tall six-foot-ten point guard and he is given an 88 overall rating with an A+ in inside scoring and IQ. Tobias Harris is the stretch four of the team and he owns an 85 overall rating while Al Horford solidifies the big man rotation at 82 overall rating. Josh Richardson is the team’s shooting guard and his 79 overall rating comes with an A+ in the mid-range shooting. Alec Burks backs Simmons at the point and he is a solid knock-down shooter at 78 overall. Rookie Matisse Thybulle and Shake Milton each have a 77 overall rating as well.
Miami Heat vs Philadelphia 76ers Betting Picks
The Sixers packs up a lot of talent in their roster and matchup-wise, they can overwhelm the Miami Heat in this simulation. Online Sports Betting sees the Sixers with a huge advantage over the Heat with Ben Simmons being a matchup nightmare to any point guard.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Heat in this simulation is at +220 while the Sixers as the favorites are at -300.
ATS: It is 6.5 points between both teams across the spread with the Heat being at +6.5 while the Sixers are -6.5.
TOTALs: This is predicted to be a defensive matchup as the total is at 97.5 for each team. Sixers will go over and Heat has a slight chance to go over.
Score Prediction: 102 – 98 Sixers