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NBA 2k20 Sim: Portland Trail Blazers vs Brooklyn Nets 5/12/2020 NBA Odds and Picks
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Portland Trail Blazers vs Brooklyn Nets 5/12/2020 – These are two teams in opposite conferences that are bitten hard by the injury bug in the 2019-20 NBA season as the Portland Trail Blazers score a date with the Brooklyn Nets in this NBA 2k20 simulation. For those who want to watch, the game will be aired on Tuesday, May 12 in Twitch.tv/nba2ksims. The Blazers are trailing the Memphis Grizzlies by three games for the last place in the NBA Western Conference playoff picture with their record at 29-37. Meanwhile, the Nets find themselves in seventh place in the east without their two top stars with a 30-34 record. In this match, the Blazers are seen as the best bet by NBA Odds to win over the Nets.
Portland Trail Blazers vs Brooklyn Nets 5/12/2020
Portland Trail Blazers vs Brooklyn Nets 5/12/2020 Betting Odds
Portland Trail Blazers Betting
The Portland Trail Blazers have been afloat for the reason that Damian Lillard went wild on the rest of the league scoring a lot of 40-point games. He is given a rating of 94 with an A+ in mid-range and playmaking. This time around, he gets a lot of back-ups as injuries are erased in 2k sims. Hassan Whiteside is the team’s defensive anchor having an A+ in rebounding and A- in inside defense to go with his 87 overall.
CJ McCollum on most nights when Lillard is not feeling it, takes over. He is very much capable of scoring 40 points with his 85 overall. Jusuf Nurkic is a huge factor for this team as the center is 83 overall and only in NBA 2k20 where you can see his team up with Whiteside. Due to injuries, the Blazers acquired Carmelo Anthony in free agency and his 77 overall brings an added firepower in the offense.
Brooklyn Nets Betting
The Brooklyn Nets are seen as a title contender coming from the east when healthy. But those chances will have to wait with Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving each suffering injuries for this season. Kevin Durant is at 96 overall and he has an A+ in inside scoring and mid-range. Kyrie Irving breaks a lot of angles with his speed as his 91 overall comes with an A+ in inside scoring, mid-range and playmaking. A bright spot of the season was the emergence of Spencer Dinwiddie. He was even considered as an NBA All-Star Game snub at 83 overall. They have a twin-tower center combination in Jarrett Allen and DeAndre Jordan who each has an 81 overall.
Portland Trail Blazers vs Brooklyn Nets Betting Picks
The Blazers with a complete roster to surround Lillard is quite deadly as his team made it to the top four in the west last season. They have a better support cast this year and Online Sportsbook is confident about the Blazers’ chances on this game against the Nets.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Blazers in this game is at -200 while the Nets are the underdogs at +150.
ATS: It is 4.5 points across the spread for this match with the Blazers owning the -4.5 while the Nets are at +4.5.
TOTALs: The given total for each team is 111.5 points with the Blazers and Nets would probably go over with the amount of offensive power on both teams.
Score Prediction: 120 – 114 Trail Blazers