Spurs vs. Heat - 2/6/15 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Miami Heat (21-28) at San Antonio Spurs (31-18)
NBA Basketball: Friday, February 6, 2015 at 9:30 pm (AT&T Center)
The Line: San Antonio Spurs -10.5 -- Over/Under: 186.5 See the Latest Odds
The San Antonio Spurs and the Miami Heat face off on Friday at the AT&T Center in NBA action.
The San Antonio Spurs are 31-18 and they have won four of their last five games. The Spurs are averaging 101.1 points and they are shooting 45.7 percent while defensively they are allowing 97.4 points and their opponents are shooting 44.3 percent. Kawhi Leonard leads the Spurs averaging 15.6 points and 7.8 rebounds per game. Tim Duncan is averaging 14.8 points and 10 rebounds, Tony parker is averaging 14.2 points, and Manu Ginobili is averaging 12.2 points. The Spurs are 19-7 at home and they are 8-2 in their last 10 games.
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The Miami Heat are 21-28 this season and they have lost four of their last five games. Miami is averaging 92.6 points and they are shooting 45.6 percent while defensively they are allowing 96.3 points and their opponents are shooting 45.6 percent. The Heat are without Dwayne Wade so Chris Bosch leads the Heat and he is averaging 21.1 points and 7.3 rebounds. Luol Deng is averaging 14.3 points and 5.0 rebounds, Mario Chalmers is averaging 10.6 points, and Hassan Whiteside is averaging 9.8 points and 8.3 rebounds. The Heat are 13-13 on the road and 4-6 in their last 10 games.
San Antonio is averaging 0-3-1 against the spread following a game that covers the point spread, 0-4-1 against the spread in their last five home games, and 0-5-1 against the spread in their last six games. Miami is 7-1-1 against the spread in their last nine road games, 6-2 against the spread following a loss, and 9-19-1 against the spread against the Western Conference. Miami is 1-5 against the spread in their last six games against San Antonio.
The Spurs are playing well while the Heat have been surprising in spots but this doesn’t look to be a great place for the Heat so I will lay the points with the favorite.