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Washington Wizards vs Miami Heat 11/18/2021 Picks Previews and Prediction

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Washington Wizards vs Miami Heat 11-18-2021 Picks Previews and Prediction

Washington Wizards vs Miami Heat 11/18/2021 – The Miami Heat are now on a winning streak and they wish to keep pushing to climb up the standings even further. They will be facing the NBA Eastern Conference leaders Washington Wizards at their home court in the FTX Arena in Miami, Florida this coming Thursday, November 18. The game begins at exactly 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time and it will be shown live on television through the Bally Sports Sun. The same feed can be seen through an online live stream by subscribing to NBA League Pass. The Washington Wizards are the huge underdogs in NBA betting spreads against the Miami Heat.

Washington Wizards vs Miami Heat 11/18/2021

When: November 18, 2021 7:30 PM ET
Where: FTX Arena, Miami, Florida
TV: Bally Sports Sun
Stream: NBA League Pass

Washington Wizards vs Miami Heat 11/18/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Washington Wizards +7 (-111) 209.5 o (-110) +250
Miami Heat -7 (-111) 209.5 u (-110) -300
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Washington Wizards Betting

The Washington Wizards are still the best team in the NBA Eastern Conference with a record of 10-4 despite having their five-game winning streak snapped by the Charlotte Hornets during their last game. Bradley Beal returned to the lineup and was able to come up with 24 points, seven assists, five three-pointers and three rebounds. Darius Gafford had his best game of the season, nearly registering a double-double of 20 points and nine rebounds. Montrezl Harrell came off the bench with 15 points and nine boards but other players were not able to follow through as they lost by 10.

Players to watch: B. Beal SG 10 GP 10 GS 36 MIN 23.3 PTS 0.8 OR 4.7 DR 5.5 REB 5.6 AST 1.2 STL 0.5 BLK 4 TO 2 PF 1.4 AST/TO 16.26 PER

M. Harrell C 13 GP 2 GS 28.5 MIN 18 PTS 2.2 OR 6.3 DR 8.5 REB 2.5 AST 0.6 STL 1 BLK 1.2 TO 2.2 PF 2.1 AST/TO 28.35 PER

S. Dinwiddie PG 12 GP 12 GS 29.9 MIN 17 PTS 0.8 OR 4.7 DR 5.5 REB 6 AST 0.4 STL 0.3 BLK 1.8 TO 2.3 PF 3.4 AST/TO 19.88 PER.

Miami Heat Betting

The Miami Heat have won three straight games and that pushed them to be the fourth-best team in the NBA Eastern Conference with a record of 10-5. They are tied with the Chicago Bulls and behind the Washington Wizards and Brooklyn Nets. Their most recent win was against the New Orleans Pelicans with the final score settling at 113-98. Jimmy Butler returned to the roster to lead the team with a triple-double of 31 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists. Tyler Herro followed through with 19 points while Max Strus came off the bench with 15. Gabe Vincent and PJ Tucker each had 13.

Players to Watch: J. Butler SF 11 GP 11 GS 33 MIN 23.6 PTS 1.7 OR 3.7 DR 5.5 REB 5.1 AST 2.1 STL 0.4 BLK 1.9 TO 2 PF 2.7 AST/TO 29.03 PER

T. Herro PG 14 GP 3 GS 33.6 MIN 21.9 PTS 0.7 OR 5 DR 5.7 REB 3.9 AST 0.5 STL 0 BLK 2.6 TO 1.4 PF 1.5 AST/TO 18.10 PER

B. Adebayo C 12 GP 12 GS 33.1 MIN 19.7 PTS 2.4 OR 8.8 DR 11.2 REB 2.7 AST 1.4 STL 0.5 BLK 3 TO 3.1 PF 0.9 AST/TO 21.28 PER.

Washington Wizards vs Miami Heat 11/18/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Washington Wizards

Washington are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Washington’s last 7 games.
Washington are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games.
Wizards are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games against Miami.
Washington are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games against Miami.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Washington’s last 7 games on the road.
Washington are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Miami.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington’s last 5 games this season.
Washington are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Washington are 5-12 SU in their last 17 games against an opponent in the Southeast Division division.

Miami Heat

Miami are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Miami’s last 7 games.
Miami are 9-4 SU in their last 13 games.
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Miami’s last 13 games against Washington.
Miami are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games at home.
Miami are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games when playing at home against Washington.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami’s last 5 games this season.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Miami are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Southeast Division division.
Miami are 12-6 SU in their last 18 games played in November.

Injuries

Washington Wizards

Spencer Dinwiddie PG Rest is OUT Thursday vs Miami
Davis Bertans PF Ankle is out indefinitely
Thomas Bryant C Knee is “?” Thursday vs Miami
Rui Hachimura PF Personal is out indefinitely
Daniel Gafford C Thumb is “?” Thursday vs Miami

Miami Heat

Markieff Morris PF Neck is out indefinitely
Victor Oladipo SG Knee is out indefinitely
Dewayne Dedmon C Groin is probable Thursday vs Washington
Bam Adebayo C Knee is upgraded to probable Thursday vs Washington
Tyler Herro SG Wrist is downgraded to OUT Thursday vs Washington
Caleb Martin SG Ankle is upgraded to probable Thursday vs Washington

Head-to-Head
Washington Wizards Miami Heat
9-5-2 Against the Spread 11-4-2
4-10-2 Straight Up 9-6-2
107 Points per Game 110
103 Points Allowed per Game 103
46.22 Offensive FG% 45.97
79.27 Offensive FT% 82.33
33.66 Offensive 3PT% 34.89
42.44 Defensive FG% 42.57
80.35 Defensive FT% 74.65
30.73 Defensive 3PT% 32.88

Washington Wizards vs Miami Heat Betting Picks

With no Spencer Dinwiddie playing in this game, the Miami Heat should be the heavy favorites to win against the Washington Wizards according to the best online sportsbook. The Heat should also expect Bam Adebayo and he should help widen the spread.

Moneyline: The Heat will have an ML of -300 at home while the Wizards are +250 if they pull an upset win.

ATS: A huge seven points separate both teams across the spread with the Wizards having the +7 while the Heat are -7.

TOTALs: 209.5 points is the pegged total for this matchup with the Heat under and the Wizards over.

Score Prediction: 109 – 105, Heat