Brooklyn Nets vs. Miami Heat - 1/10/20 NBA Pick, Odds & Prediction

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Miami Heat at Brooklyn Nets

Friday, January 10, 2020 at 7:30 PM (Barclays Center)

MIA -3.0 . Total 217.0

The Miami Heat are on the road for a matchup with the Brooklyn Nets.  The Heat are (27-10), coming off a 122-108 win over the Indiana Pacers.  The Brooklyn Nets are (16-20), after falling to the Oklahoma City Thunder, 111-103.

In the Heat win over the Pacers, Miami was led offensively by Tyler Herro.  Herro converted on 7 of 16 attempts from the floor, registering 19 points.  The Heat shot 53% from the floor and 42% from distance.  Miami out rebounded Indiana, 48 to 45.  Miami led by as many as 31 points.

In the Nets loss to the Thunder, Brooklyn was guided offensively by Taurean Prince.  Prince connected on 8 of 15 attempts from the floor, registering 21 points.  The Nets shot 41% from the floor and 30% from 3-point range.  While the Nets were able to force OT, Brooklyn was smoked from the charity stripe.  The Nets were out scored from the foul line, 24 to 12.  Brooklyn out rebounded Oklahoma City, 52 to 51.

Recent Betting Trends:

Heat are 8-2 SU in their last 10 games.

Heat are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games against Brooklyn.

The over is 12-3 in Heat last 15 games.

Nets are 0-7 ATS in their last 7 games.

Nets are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 home games.

The under is 10-3 in Nets last 13 games against Miami.

The Heat have won 3 of their last 5, since going on a long win streak.  The Nets have lost 7 in a row.  Miami has the 2nd best 3-point offense in the league, while the Nets are the in the middle of the league in defending the 3.  Miami is just as good defending the 3, as the Heat are the best at defending the 3, while the Nets are 28th in 3-point offense.  The Nets are struggling in multiple aspects lately, I'll side with Miami to win on the road.  Final score prediction, Heat will win and cover, 111-103.

Chris’s Pick MIAMI HEAT -3.0

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a Sports Chat Place site consensus.