Philadelphia 76ers vs Cleveland Cavaliers 4/1/2021 NBA Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Philadelphia 76ers vs Cleveland Cavaliers 4/1/2021 – On Thursday, the Philadelphia 76ers will enter Rocket Mortgage Field House in Cleveland, Ohio to take on the Cleveland Cavaliers in an Eastern Conference game. This will be an unbalanced game as the 76ers are sitting at the second spot in their conference. The Cavs, on the other hand, are holding the 13th position. Cleveland is one of those teams that are below the average line and the NBA betting odds have not been in their favor for the last few games. Philadelphia will enter this game with a two-game losing streak while the Cavaliers are riding a three-game losing streak.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Cleveland Cavaliers 4/1/2021
Philadelphia 76ers vs Cleveland Cavaliers 4/1/2021 Betting Odds
Philadelphia 76ers Betting
The Philadelphia 76ers will make use of this easy opportunity to rebound from their last two defeats. Philadelphia lost against the Clippers and the Denver Nuggets in their last two games. Against the Nuggets they gave up 104 and scored just 95 in return. The 76ers are holding a 32-15 record on the season and they are just half-game behind the Brooklyn Nets in the top spot. The 76ers gave up the top spot to the Nets after losing their last two games. Philadelphia will need to build on a winning streak if they need to get back on top.
Players to watch: J. Embiid C 31 GP 31 GS 32.6 MIN 29.9 PTS 2.2 OR 9.3 DR 11.5 REB 3.3 AST 1.2 STL 1.4 BLK 3.2 TO 2.5 PF 1 AST/TO 33.81 PER
T. Harris PF 42 GP 42 GS 34 MIN 20.7 PTS 1.1 OR 6.4 DR 7.5 REB 3.6 AST 0.9 STL 0.8 BLK 1.9 TO 2 PF 1.9 AST/TO 21.82 PER
B. Simmons PG 39 GP 39 GS 33.8 MIN 15.7 PTS 1.7 OR 6.1 DR 7.8 REB 7.4 AST 1.5 STL 0.7 BLK 3.6 TO 3.2 PF 2 AST/TO 19.72 PER.
Cleveland Cavaliers Betting
Cleveland Cavaliers seem to be a lost cause as they are way behind their opponents. The Cavaliers are weak and they are holding a 17-30 record on the season. Cleveland is behind the Washington Wizards and is ahead of Orlando Magic. The Cavaliers had a terrible defeat in their last game against Utah Jazz. Cleveland lost with a 75-point difference after scoring just 75 and giving up 114. The Cavaliers have one of those weak offensive units that are touching an average of close to 103 points per game.
Players to watch: C. Sexton PG 40 GP 40 GS 36 MIN 23.9 PTS 0.8 OR 2.1 DR 2.9 REB 4.2 AST 1.2 STL 0.1 BLK 2.7 TO 2.7 PF 1.5 AST/TO 18.44 PER
A. Drummond C 25 GP 25 GS 28.9 MIN 17.5 PTS 4 OR 9.4 DR 13.5 REB 2.6 AST 1.6 STL 1.2 BLK 3.2 TO 2.8 PF 0.8 AST/TO 22.29 PER
D. Garland PG 38 GP 35 GS 33.2 MIN 16.6 PTS 0.5 OR 1.8 DR 2.3 REB 5.7 AST 1.1 STL 0.1 BLK 3 TO 2.3 PF 1.9 AST/TO 13.68 PER.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Cleveland Cavaliers 4/1/2021 Betting Numbers
Philadelphia are 9-3-1 ATS in their last 13 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland’s last 5 games.
George Hill PG Thumb is out indefinitely
Kevin Love PF Calf is “?” Thursday vs Philadelphia
Philadelphia 76ers vs Cleveland Cavaliers Betting Picks
The NBA betting predictions for 2021 are clearly intact for the Philadelphia 76ers to win this game and cover the spread. The 76ers are way stronger than the Cavaliers with their powerful offensive and defensive unit.
Moneyline: The ML for the 76ers is -500 and the ML for the Cavaliers is +375.
ATS: A spread of -8.5 (-110) is out for the 76ers and a spread of +8.5 (-110) is out for the Cavaliers.
TOTALs: Over 214.5 (-110) is the total for Philadelphia and Under 214.5 (-110) is the total for Cleveland.
Score Prediction: 113 – 99, Philadelphia