Team Durant vs Team LeBron 3/7/2021 Odds Picks and Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Team Durant vs Team LeBron 3/7/2021 – The stage is set as the NBA’s biggest stars are entering the same basketball court for the 2021 NBA All-Star Game. LeBron James and Kevin Durant are the selected captains by the fans as Team LeBron takes on Team Durant this Sunday, March 7 at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time. It will be held at the closed-door location at the State Farm Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. TNT holds the broadcast rights for this game while NBA League Pass is the best way to watch through their online live stream platform. NBA Game Odds have Team LeBron with the edge over Team Durant.
Team Durant vs Team LeBron 3/7/2021
Team Durant vs Team LeBron 3/7/2021 Betting Odds
Team Durant Betting
Kevin Durant has been having a good year coming back from an injury and he very much deserves to be the captain of his own team in this NBA All-Star Game. Unfortunately, he is injured and will have to watch from the sidelines. He picked Kyrie Irving first overall for his team followed by Joel Embiid. Other starters for Team Durant are Bradley Beal and Jayson Tatum. Durant prioritized getting Nets teammate James Harden to lead the bench mob. Other players in Team Durant are Nikola Vucevic, Julius Randle, Zion Williamson, Devin Booker, Donnovan Mitchell and Zach LaVine.
Players to watch: Kyrie Irving 26 GP 26 GS 35.5 MIN 27.2 PTS 1.2 OR 3.6 DR 4.8 REB 6 AST 1.1 STL 0.6 BLK 2.3 TO 2.8 PF 2.6 AST/TO 24.19 PER
Joel Embiid 30 GP 30 GS 33 MIN 30.2 PTS 2.2 OR 9.4 DR 11.6 REB 3.3 AST 1.2 STL 1.4 BLK 3.2 TO 2.5 PF 1 AST/TO 31.19 PER
Kawhi Leonard 30 GP 30 GS 34.6 MIN 26.6 PTS 0.9 OR 5.3 DR 6.3 REB 4.9 AST 1.5 STL 0.5 BLK 1.9 TO 1.6 PF 2.5 AST/TO 26.79 PER
Team LeBron Betting
This has been the fourth time that LeBron James has been selected to become a captain in the NBA All-Star Game. This type of All-Star selection was conceived four years ago and James has been a captain for all of them. This time around, he will have Giannis Antetokounmpo as the first overall pick and rival Steph Curry by his side. Rounding up the Team LeBron starters are international stars Luka Doncic and Nikola Jokic. The bench players for this team will be Jaylen Brown, Paul Heorge, Rudy Gobert, Damian Lillard, Chris Paul, Domantas Sabonis, and Ben Simmons.
Players to Watch: Giannis Antetokounmpo 35 GP 35 GS 34 MIN 29 PTS 1.8 OR 9.8 DR 11.7 REB 5.9 AST 1.3 STL 1.4 BLK 3.7 TO 3 PF 1.6 AST/TO 29.03 PER
Stephen Curry 35 GP 35 GS 34.1 MIN 29.7 PTS 0.5 OR 5 DR 5.5 REB 6.3 AST 1.3 STL 0.1 BLK 3.2 TO 1.8 PF 2 AST/TO 25.32 PER
Luka Doncic 32 GP 32 GS 35.2 MIN 28.6 PTS 0.8 OR 7.6 DR 8.4 REB 9 AST 1 STL 0.7 BLK 4.2 TO 2 PF 2.2 AST/TO 26.31 PER
Team Durant vs Team LeBron 3/7/2021 Betting Numbers
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Team Durant vs Team LeBron Betting Picks
Having the captain opting to play is already an advantage to Team LeBron. This is going to be a fun game as usual but as competitive juices flow in by the time the fourth quarter comes, Top Online Sportsbook has Team LeBron has the edge over Team Durant.
Moneyline: The ML handed to Team LeBron in this NBA All-Star Game is at +142 while Team Durant is at -168.
ATS: It is 3.5 points between both teams across the spread with Team LeBron taking the +3.5 while Team Durant is -3.5.
TOTALs: It will be a high-scoring affair with the total at 307.5 with Team Durant going over and Team LeBron is under.
Score Prediction: 157 – 144, Team LeBron