Philadelphia 76ers vs Washington Wizards 8/5/2020 Odds Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Philadelphia 76ers vs Washington Wizards 8/5/2020 – The Philadelphia 76ers are coming off from a win and they want to improve on that and they have a good chance against the struggling Washington Wizards. This NBA Eastern Conference matchup is set to happen this Wednesday, August 5 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Arena in Reunion, Florida. It will be Sportsnet that will be doing the broadcast duties and they will start airing the game live by 4:00 PM Eastern Time. NBA League Pass and SofaScore are the options for fans to catch the online live stream. As expected, NBA Game Odds put the 76ers above the Wizards.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Washington Wizards 8/5/2020
Philadelphia 76ers vs Washington Wizards 8/5/2020 Betting Odds
Philadelphia 76ers Betting
The Philadelphia 76ers were able to hold off the playoff-seeking San Antonio Spurs in their last matchup, 132-130. Joel Embiid led the team with 27 points, nine rebounds and five assists. Tobias Harris chipped in with 25 points, six rebounds, four assists and four triples while Josh Richardson came alive with 19 points with three triples. Snake Milton added 16 points while Furkan Korkmaz added 12. Ben Simmons had a hard time staying in the court as he went into foul trouble early and in 25 minutes, he was able to give his team 8 points, five assists and two rebounds.
Players to watch: J. Embiid C GP 45 GS 45 MIN 30.3 PTS 23.8 OR 2.9 DR 9.1 REB 12 AST 3.1 STL 0.9 BLK 1.4 TO 3.1 PF 3.4 AST/TO 1 PER 26.75
T. Harris SF GP 66 GS 66 MIN 34.5 PTS 19.5 OR 0.9 DR 5.9 REB 6.8 AST 3.1 STL 0.8 BLK 0.5 TO 1.5 PF 2.3 AST/TO 2.1 PER 16.92
B. Simmons PG GP 55 GS 55 MIN 35.8 PTS 16.7 OR 2 DR 5.9 REB 7.9 AST 8.1 STL 2.1 BLK 0.6 TO 3.6 PF 3.2 AST/TO 2.3 PER 20.78.
Washington Wizards Betting
The Washington Wizards are still struggling to stay afloat and they lost once again and this time in the hands of the Indiana Pacers, 100-111. In that match, Thomas Bryant carried the team with a bubble double-double of 20 points and 11 rebounds. Comin off the bench for some scoring punch was Jerome Robinson and Shabazz Napier. Robinson did 17 points along with three rebounds and a block while Napier had 16 points and four assists. Ish Smith started the game and finished with 12 points while Troy Brown Jr. helped across the board with 10 points, eight assists and seven rebounds.
Players to Watch: B. Beal SG GP 57 GS 57 MIN 36 PTS 30.5 OR 0.9 DR 3.3 REB 4.2 AST 6.1 STL 1.2 BLK 0.4 TO 3.4 PF 2.2 AST/TO 1.8 PER 23.21
D. Bertans SF GP 54 GS 4 MIN 29.3 PTS 15.4 OR 0.6 DR 3.9 REB 4.5 AST 1.7 STL 0.7 BLK 0.6 TO 1.1 PF 2.6 AST/TO 1.6 PER 15.51
R. Hachimura PF GP 43 GS 43 MIN 29.7 PTS 13.4 OR 1.6 DR 4.5 REB 6 AST 1.7 STL 0.8 BLK 0.2 TO 1.1 PF 2.2 AST/TO 1.6 PER 13.9.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Washington Wizards 8/5/2020 Betting Numbers
Philadelphia are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
Washington are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
K. O’Quinn PF (Eligibility) is “?” Wednesday vs Washington
J. Wall PG (Achilles) is out indefinitely
Philadelphia 76ers vs Washington Wizards Betting Picks
The Washington Wizards just are trying to stay afloat but there is so much to address on how the team has been performing. They are the huge underdogs by Online Sportsbook in this game against the Philadelphia 76ers and it will be a very huge gap. Embiid, Simmons and Harris just don’t have anyone fair enough to match up with them from the oppositions.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Sixers for this match is at -600 while the Wizards are on a wide +450 if they pull an upset.
ATS: It is a double-digit wide spread between both teams. Sixers are at -10.5 while the Wizards are given a +10.5.
TOTALs: 231.5 points is the given total with the Sixers going under and the Wizards the team under.
Score Prediction: 120 – 106 Sixers