Washington Wizards vs Philadelphia 76ers 6/2/2021 NBA Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Washington Wizards vs Philadelphia 76ers 6/2/2021 – The Washington Wizards had a good break and lived to fight another day. After taking Game 4, the series shifted back to the home court of the Philadelphia 76ers this Wednesday, June 2 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The game begins at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time and it will be shown live on television through NBATV. For those who prefer to watch online, NBA League Pass subscription is the best way to go. Even with different circumstances, the Philadelphia 76ers are expected by NBA basketball betting to end the Washington Wizards season.
Washington Wizards vs Philadelphia 76ers 6/2/2021
Washington Wizards vs Philadelphia 76ers 6/2/2021 Betting Odds
Washington Wizards Betting
The Washington Wizards managed to sneak in an 8-point victory in Game 4 with the final score settling at 122-114. Bradley Beal led the team in scoring with 27 points along with four rebounds, four assists and two steals. The biggest factor why the Wizards won was because of Russell Westbrook. The all-star guard may have had a bad shooting night but he was able to finish with 19 points, 21 rebounds, 14 assists and two steals. Rui Hachimura also had a good night with 20 points and 13 boards. Robin Lopez was a factor off the bench doing 16 points while Davis Bertans contributed 15 markers before getting injured.
Players to watch: B. Beal SG 4 GP 4 GS 39 MIN 29.5 PTS 0.8 OR 5.3 DR 6 REB 4 AST 1 STL 0.8 BLK 3.8 TO 1 PF 1.1 AST/TO 16.98 PER
R. Westbrook PG 4 GP 4 GS 37 MIN 17.8 PTS 3 OR 8 DR 11 REB 12.3 AST 0.5 STL 0.3 BLK 4.3 TO 3.3 PF 2.9 AST/TO 15.68 PER
R. Hachimura PF 4 GP 4 GS 32.8 MIN 13.3 PTS 1 OR 6.5 DR 7.5 REB 0.8 AST 0.5 STL 0.3 BLK 1.3 TO 3.8 PF 0.6 AST/TO 12.6 PER.
Philadelphia 76ers Betting
The Philadelphia 76ers were ready to bring out the broom and sweep the Wizards but tragedy struck as Joel Embiid got injured during the game. The MVP candidate was able to log in not more than 12 minutes but contributed 8 points and six boards. Tobias Harris took over and led the team with 21 points, 13 rebounds and five assists. Ben Simmons tried to follow up Harris’ efforts with 13 points, 12 rebounds and three assists while Tyrese Maxey stepped up from the bench with 15 points. George Hill also managed to contribute well with 14 points and Danny Green rounded up the double-digit scorers with 11 points.
Players to Watch: T. Harris PF 4 GP 4 GS 32.3 MIN 24.3 PTS 0.3 OR 10 DR 10.3 REB 3.3 AST 0.8 STL 0.3 BLK 1.8 TO 2 PF 1.9 AST/TO 21.03 PER
J. Embiid C 4 GP 4 GS 23.8 MIN 24 PTS 0 OR 6.8 DR 6.8 REB 2.5 AST 1 STL 0.5 BLK 2.3 TO 2 PF 1.1 AST/TO 33.12 PER
B. Simmons PG 4 GP 4 GS 30.3 MIN 13.8 PTS 3.8 OR 6.5 DR 10.3 REB 8.8 AST 1.3 STL 0.5 BLK 1.8 TO 2.8 PF 5 AST/TO 23.88 PER.
Washington Wizards vs Philadelphia 76ers 6/2/2021 Betting Numbers
Washington are 13-6-1 ATS in their last 20 games.
Philadelphia are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Russell Westbrook PG Ankle is upgraded to probable Wednesday vs Philadelphia
George Hill PG Knee is probable Wednesday vs Washington
Washington Wizards vs Philadelphia 76ers Betting Picks
The Washington Wizards may have woken up a sleeping giant as they will see how deep the Philadelphia 76ers are. The best sportsbook has the Sixers adjusting well and moving to the next round of the playoffs.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Wizards if they extend the series is at +216 while the Sixers are -244.
ATS: It is just 5.5 points across the spread for this game with the Wizards getting the +5.5 while the Sixers sit on the -5.5.
TOTALs: The total for this matchup is set at 230.5 points with the Wizards going over and the Sixers are under.
Score Prediction: 121 – 108, Sixers