76ers vs. Hornets - 3/2/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Charlotte Hornets (30-28) at Philadelphia 76ers (8-52)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Wells Fargo Center)
The Line: Philadelphia 76ers -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Charlotte Hornets and Philadelphia 76ers meet Wednesday night at Wells Fargo Center.
The Charlotte Hornets look for another win after winning 10 of their last 15 games. The Charlotte Hornets are averaging 101.5 points on 43.1 percent shooting and allowing 100.6 points on 44.6 percent shooting. Kemba Walker is averaging 20.5 points and 5.1 assists while Nicolas Batum is averaging 14.2 points and 6.3 rebounds. Jeremy Lin is dishing 3.2 assists and Marvin Williams is grabbing 6.8 rebounds. The Charlotte Hornets are shooting 35 percent from beyond the arc and 78.6 percent from the free throw line. The Hornets are allowing 35.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.8 rebounds per game. The Charlotte Hornets have won five of their last seven road games.
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The Philadelphia 76ers haven't won a single game since February 6. The Philadelphia 76ers are averaging 96.4 points on 43.9 percent shooting and allowing 107 points on 46.3 percent shooting. Jahlil Okafor is averaging 17.5 points and seven rebounds while Ish Smith is averaging 14.8 points and 7.3 assists. Robert Covington is grabbing 5.8 rebounds and Jerami Grant is dishing 1.7 assists. The Philadelphia 76ers are shooting 33.4 percent from beyond the arc and 68.6 percent from the free throw line. The 76ers are allowing 35.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 41.3 rebounds per game. The Philadelphia 76ers have lost four straight home games.
The Hornets are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 road games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 0 days rest. The 76ers are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games playing on 1 days rest and 17-35 ATS in their last 52 vs. Eastern Conference. The under is 6-2 in the last 8 meetings in Philadelphia.
The Hornets are rolling right now and have found their groove on the road as of late as well. The 76ers are still the 76ers. Give me Charlotte by double digits.