Philadelphia 76ers vs Miami Heat 12/28/2019 Spread Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Philadelphia 76ers vs Miami Heat 12/28/2019 – This promises to be a dog fight as two of the grind-hard teams of the Eastern Conference are set to have a clash on December 28, Saturday between the Philadelphia 76ers and Miami Heat. America Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida will be the venue and the game will happen at 8 pm Eastern Time. Fox Sports Sun will televise the game and NBA League Pass can host the online stream. Sixers hold the slight edge over the Heat in this game according to National Championship Basketball Odds.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Miami Heat 12/28/2019
Philadelphia 76ers vs Miami Heat 12/28/2019 Betting Odds
Philadelphia 76ers Betting
The Sixers proved that they can match with the best in the league after beating the Milwaukee Bucks on Christmas Day. Philadelphia picked themselves up after losing three straight, they won three straight as well. Against the Bucks, Joel Embiid led the Sixers with 31 points, 11 rebounds and 3 assists. Ben Simmons had eyes behind his back dishing out 14 assists while scoring 15 points and grabbing seven boards. The big revelation was Furkan Korkmaz who helped the team off the bench with 16 points and 12 came from three-point shots. It will be a chess match for the Sixers on defense as Miami likes to run and create some space with their shooters.
Players to watch: J. Embiid C 27 GP 27 GS 30.7 MIN 23.3 PTS 2.6 OR 9.9 DR 12.6 REB 3.2 AST 0.9 STL 1.4 BLK 3 TO 3.4 PF 1.1 AST/TO 26.26 PER
Miami Heat Betting
Miami Heat also picked up themselves winning their last four games. In their last game, Goran Dragic made a go-ahead basket in the last seconds for them to secure the win over the Pacers. Kendrick Nunn and Duncan Robinson started the game and both of them were fantastic scoring 17 and 18 points respectively. Bam Adebayo is starting to make a statement that he is one of the best big men in the NBA right now with 18 points, 15 rebounds and six assists. Jimmy Butler led the team with 20 points, nine rebounds and six assists.Going against the Sixers, this Heat team will try to outwork their opponents. This has been the style of the Heat under Erik Spoelstra and it has worked so far. It will take a lot for the Sixers to beat Miami who are 12-1 at home.
Players to Watch: J. Butler SF 26 GP 26 GS 35.3 MIN 20.4 PTS 1.9 OR 4.5 DR 6.5 REB 6.6 AST 2.1 STL 0.6 BLK 2.6 TO 1.3 PF 2.6 AST/TO 23.44 PER
Philadelphia 76ers vs Miami Heat 12/28/2019 Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia’s last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Miami’s last 9 games.
Justise Winslow PF Back is “?” Saturday vs Philadelphia
Philadelphia 76ers vs Miami Heat Betting Picks
This should be a game that most NBA League Pass owners would love to watch. Miami is playing harder as competition in front of them gets tougher. Against the Sixers, they just hold a slight edge according to Sports Betting and they are expected to extend their winning streak.
Moneyline: This is a tough game to call with the Heat on the ML at -115 while the Sixers are at -105.
ATS: The thinnest line separates the Sixers and Heat with just one point. The slight disadvantage is to the Sixers at +1 and Heat owning the homecourt advantage is at -1.
TOTALs: Heat is expected to go under the 213 total of this game while the Sixers are over.
Score Prediction: 109 – 106 Heat