Washington Wizards vs Philadelphia 76ers 1/6/2021 NBA Spread and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Washington Wizards vs Philadelphia 76ers 1/6/2021 – The Washington Wizards have been struggling to get their chemistry kicking and find themselves as one of the worst teams in the NBA Eastern Conference. They will be going up against the top team in the standings in the Philadelphia 76ers for their next game. This match will be held inside the Wells Fargo Arena in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania this coming Wednesday, January 6. The match will be aired live at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time on NBA TV while NBA League Pass has the online live stream. The Philadelphia 76ers are entering this game as the favorites by NBA Spreads over the Washington Wizards.
Washington Wizards vs Philadelphia 76ers 1/6/2021
Washington Wizards vs Philadelphia 76ers 1/6/2021 Betting Odds
Washington Wizards Betting
The Washington Wizards after starting with a 0-5 record have won their last two games. Their most recent match was with the Brooklyn Nets and it was a nail-biter with the final score at 123-122. Bradley Beal led the scoring charge with 27 points along with 10 rebounds, five assists, and two blocks. Russell Westbrook did 24 points, 10 assists, five rebounds, and two steals while Thomas Bryant had 21 points, 14 rebounds, and a steal. Davis Bertans came off the bench with 15 points and Rui Hachimura had the same production. The team is starting to click and would try to slay the giant monster in front of them to get into a winning streak.
Players to watch: B. Beal SG 7 GP 7 GS 35.4 MIN 30.6 PTS 1.3 OR 3.7 DR 5 REB 4.7 AST 1.6 STL 0.7 BLK 3.3 TO 2.3 PF 1.4 AST/TO 23.28 PER
R. Westbrook PG 5 GP 5 GS 37.4 MIN 20.6 PTS 1.4 OR 9.8 DR 11.2 REB 11.8 AST 1.2 STL 0 BLK 4.8 TO 3 PF 2.5 AST/TO 15.39 PER
T. Bryant C 7 GP 7 GS 29.4 MIN 17.9 PTS 2 OR 4.7 DR 6.7 REB 1.7 AST 0.4 STL 1 BLK 1.6 TO 3.6 PF 1.1 AST/TO 21.32 PER.
Philadelphia 76ers Betting
The Philadelphia 76ers under the guidance of Doc Rivers and management of Daryl Morey is starting to reap early into this season. They now have a 6-1 record to lead the entire NBA. They are coming off back-to-back wins and sweeping the Charlotte Hornets on the road. Tobias Harris was the team’s best scorer in their last game with 22 points while Joel Embiid did 14 points, 11 rebounds, and three blocks. Ben Simmons was contributing in a lot of categories with 12 points, 10 rebounds, six assists, and a block. Three other Sixers players had double-digit scoring as the team gets more comfortable under their new coach.
Players to Watch: J. Embiid C 6 GP 6 GS 32 MIN 23.2 PTS 2.3 OR 10 DR 12.3 REB 3 AST 1 STL 1.7 BLK 2.5 TO 2 PF 1.2 AST/TO 27.71 PER
T. Harris SF 7 GP 7 GS 31.6 MIN 19.3 PTS 1.7 OR 6.3 DR 8 REB 3 AST 1.3 STL 1.3 BLK 2 TO 1.9 PF 1.5 AST/TO 22.67 PER
S. Curry SG 7 GP 7 GS 29.1 MIN 15.4 PTS 0.1 OR 1.7 DR 1.9 REB 3.7 AST 0.9 STL 0.4 BLK 1.6 TO 1.9 PF 2.4 AST/TO 19.51 PER.
Washington Wizards vs Philadelphia 76ers 1/6/2021 Betting Numbers
Washington is 5-10 ATS in their last 15 games.
Philadelphia is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Mike Scott PF Knee is downgraded to OUT Wednesday vs Washington
Washington Wizards vs Philadelphia 76ers Betting Picks
The Washington Wizards will have a great test ahead of them as they are picked by Top Online Sportsbook as the underdogs to the surging Philadelphia 76ers. Russell Westbrook and Ben Simmons should be a great watch as both players are capable of giving triple-doubles.
Moneyline: The Wizards are given an ML of +300 if they manage to enter a winning streak while the Sixers are at -400.
ATS: A very wide 8 points between both teams in the ATS with the Wizards taking the +8 while the Sixers are at -8.
TOTALs: 231 points is the total for both teams to get in this game with the Sixers going under and the Wizards are under.
Score Prediction: 121 – 115 Sixers