Brooklyn Nets vs. Philadelphia 76ers - 3/11/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Philadelphia 76ers (35-29) at Brooklyn Nets (21-45)
NBA Basketball: Sunday, March 11, 2018 at 7:30 pm (Barclays Center)
The Line: Brooklyn Nets +7 -- Over/Under: 216.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: CSN, YES
The Philadelphia 76ers and Brooklyn Nets meet Sunday in NBA action at the Barclays Center.
The Philadelphia 76ers could use a spark of consistency after splitting their last eight games. The Philadelphia 76ers are averaging 107.7 points on 46.7 percent shooting and allowing 105.8 points on 43.9 percent shooting. Joel Embiid is averaging 23.4 points and 11 rebounds while Ben Simmons is averaging 16.4 points and 7.6 assists. JJ Redick is the third double-digit scorer and Dario Saric is grabbing seven rebounds. The Philadelphia 76ers are shooting 36.5 percent from beyond the arc and 76.1 percent from the free throw line. The Philadelphia 76ers are allowing 34.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 46.5 rebounds per game. The Philadelphia 76ers have lost four of their last six road games.
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The Brooklyn Nets look for back-to-back wins for the first time since mid January. The Brooklyn Nets are averaging 106 points on 43.7 percent shooting and allowing 110 points on 46.6 percent shooting. D'Angelo Russell is averaging 15.3 points and 4.9 assists while Rondae Hollis-Jefferson is averaging 14 points and 6.6 rebounds. Spencer Dinwiddie is the third double-digit scorer and DeMarre Carroll is grabbing 6.6 rebounds. The Brooklyn Nets are shooting 34.8 percent from beyond the arc and 77.6 percent from the free throw line. The Brooklyn Nets are allowing 36.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 45 rebounds per game. The Brooklyn Nets have lost five of their last six home games.
The 76ers are 2-8-1 ATS in their last 11 road games, 1-3-1 ATS in their last 5 Sunday games and 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games playing on 2 days rest. The Nets are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 home games, 8-3 ATS in their last 11 Sunday games and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The road team is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings, the underdog is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings and the under is 10-3-2 in the last 15 meetings.
The Philadelphia 76ers continue to have issues on the road, as they've lost four of their last six away from home and are now being outscored by 1.8 points on the road overall this season. The 76ers have also covered just two of their last 11 road games. The Brooklyn Nets don't win many games, but they compete daily and are an impressive 19-6 ATS this season when an underdog of at least seven points. The Nets have also won the last two meetings against the 76ers and have split the last 10 meetings overall. Give me the points.