Philadelphia 76ers vs Houston Rockets 1/10/2022 NBA Spread and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Philadelphia 76ers vs Houston Rockets 1/10/2022 – The Philadelphia 76ers are one of the hottest teams in the NBA right now and they have no intention of slowing down. This team is still on the road and will battle the struggling Houston Rockets next this coming Monday, January 10. The Toyota Center in Houston, Texas will be the battleground for both teams and the tip-off happens at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time. ATTSN-SW has the television rights for this game and will have the online live stream set for NBA League Pass subscribers. The Houston Rockets even, with the home-court advantage, are expected by NBA betting spreads to be blown away by the streaking Philadelphia 76ers.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Houston Rockets 1/10/2022
Philadelphia 76ers vs Houston Rockets 1/10/2022 Betting Odds
Philadelphia 76ers Betting
The Philadelphia 76ers are on a six-game winning streak and that pushed their record up to 22-16 and they are now placed 5th in the NBA Eastern Conference standings. They are two games behind the defending champions, Milwaukee Bucks, while the Cleveland Cavaliers are behind them by just one game. Their most recent win came against the San Antonio Spurs with the final score settling at 119-100. Joel Embiid dominated with 31 points, 12 rebounds and seven assists while Tobias Harris and Seth Curry each contributed 23 points. Matisse Thybulle summed up the double-digit scorers with a dozen markers.
Players to watch: J. Embiid C 27 GP 27 GS 33.2 MIN 26.8 PTS 1.9 OR 8.9 DR 10.7 REB 4.3 AST 1.1 STL 1.4 BLK 2.9 TO 2.5 PF 1.5 AST/TO 28.98 PER
T. Harris PF 29 GP 29 GS 35 MIN 18.6 PTS 1.2 OR 6.5 DR 7.7 REB 3.9 AST 0.5 STL 0.6 BLK 1.7 TO 2 PF 2.4 AST/TO 17.69 PER
T. Maxey PG 32 GP 31 GS 34.5 MIN 16.8 PTS 0.4 OR 3.1 DR 3.5 REB 4.5 AST 0.7 STL 0.6 BLK 1.3 TO 2.2 PF 3.6 AST/TO 16.41 PER.
Houston Rockets Betting
The Houston Rockets have been struggling to secure a win all season long and they have only won one game in the last ten games and that was against the Washington Wizards. They are coming to this game on back-to-back losses against the Dallas Mavericks and Minnesota Timberwolves. Christian Wood is the team’s top performer against the T-Wolves and he tallied 22 points, eight rebounds, three assists and two blocks. Coming off the bench was Josh Christopher who contributed 19 points. Rookie Jalen Green continues to struggle as he only had 10 points on 30% shooting from the field.
Players to Watch: C. Wood C 37 GP 36 GS 30.7 MIN 17 PTS 1.8 OR 8.3 DR 10.2 REB 2.1 AST 0.7 STL 0.9 BLK 1.8 TO 2.4 PF 1.2 AST/TO 18.06 PER
J. Green SG 25 GP 25 GS 30.4 MIN 15.5 PTS 0.3 OR 2.7 DR 3 REB 2.1 AST 0.6 STL 0.2 BLK 2.4 TO 1.6 PF 0.9 AST/TO 10.59 PER
E. Gordon SG 34 GP 23 GS 29.2 MIN 14.4 PTS 0.2 OR 1.5 DR 1.7 REB 3.4 AST 0.6 STL 0.4 BLK 2.3 TO 1.1 PF 1.5 AST/TO 14.21 PER.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Houston Rockets 1/10/2022 Betting Numbers
Philadelphia are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Houston are 1-10 ATS in their last 11 games.
Ben Simmons PG Suspension is out indefinitely
John Wall PG Personal is out indefinitely
Philadelphia 76ers vs Houston Rockets Betting Picks
The Philadelphia 76ers are looking to extend their winning streak and will try to send a message across the league in this matchup against the Houston Rockets. The online sportsbook sees the dysfunctional Rockets falling hard against the mighty Sixers.
Moneyline: The Sixers as the favorites to win are -455 of the ML while the Rockets are +305 if they pull an upset victory.
ATS: It is a very wide nine points on the ATS for this game with the Rockets getting the +9 while the Sixers sit on -9.
TOTALs: The total for both teams to dance on is at 223.5 with the Sixers going over and the Rockets are under.
Score Prediction: 115 – 102, Sixers