Heat vs. Nets - 3/28/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Brooklyn Nets (21-51) at Miami Heat (42-30)
NBA Basketball: Monday, March 28, 2016 at 7:30 pm (AmericanAirlines Arena)
The Line: Miami Heat -10.5 -- Over/Under: 210.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: YES, SUN
The Brooklyn Nets and Miami Heat meet Monday night at the American Airlines Arena.
The Brooklyn Nets have not won three straight games all season long. The Brooklyn Nets are averaging 98.7 points on 45.8 percent shooting and allowing 104.7 points on 47.3 percent shooting. Brook Lopez is averaging 20.8 points and eight rebounds while Thaddeus Young is averaging 15 points and 9.1 rebounds. Sean Kilpatrick is grabbing 1.7 rebounds and Bojan Bogdanovic is dishing 1.3 assists. The Brooklyn Nets are shooting 35.6 percent from beyond the arc and 76.8 percent from the free throw line. The Nets are allowing 36.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.3 rebounds per game. The Brooklyn Nets have lost five straight road games.
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The Miami Heat look to keep rolling after winning 10 of their last 14 games. The Miami Heat are averaging 99.5 points on 46.8 percent shooting and allowing 98.1 points on 44.1 percent shooting. Dwyane Wade is averaging 19 points and 4.7 assists while Joe Johnson is averaging 13.6 points and 3.3 assists. Goran Dragic is dishing 5.9 assists and Hassan Whiteside is grabbing 11.8 rebounds. The Miami Heat are shooting 33.6 percent from beyond the arc and 74.5 percent from the free throw line. The Heat are allowing 34.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 44.2 rebounds per game. The Miami Heat have won six of their last seven home games.
The Nets are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games and 7-3 ATS in their last 10 games playing on 1 days rest. The Heat are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 Monday games and 7-3 ATS in their last 10 home games. The Nets are 1-6 ATS in the last 7 meetings.
The Nets are downright brutal on the road, which includes a 1-4 ATS record in their last five outside of Brooklyn. The Heat are playing terrific ball right now and are still fighting for a top-three seed. I'll take Miami by double digits.