Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Washington Wizards - 1/23/20 NBA Pick, Odds & Prediction
Washington Wizards at Cleveland Cavaliers
Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 7:00 PM (Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse)
Cavaliers -1, O/U 232
The Washington Wizards are traveling to the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in Cleveland, Ohio to face off against the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Washington Wizards are 14-28 on the year and 5-17 away, following a 6 win against the Detroit Pistons. The Cleveland Cavaliers are coming off of a 20 point loss against the New York Knicks, dropping them to 12-32 on the year and 6-15 at home.
The Washington Wizards are entering this matchup averaging 114.3 points per game and also allow 119.8 points per game. The Wizards are led by 26 year old, Bradley Beal. Beal is leading the Wizards in scoring and assist, averaging 27.2 points per game and 6.3 assist per game. Beal is also 6th in the league in scoring and will need to put up big numbers if the Wizards want to cover the spread.
The Cleveland Cavaliers are averaging 104.8 points per game and also allow 113.9 points per game. The Cavaliers are led by 21 year old, Collin Sexton. Sexton is leading the Cavaliers in scoring, averaging 19.1 points per game. The Cavaliers have been horrible this year and need Sexton to keep playing well.
Recent Betting Trends
The Washington Wizards are 20-21-1 ATS this year.
The Wizards are 2-4 ATS their last 6 games.
The Cleveland Cavaliers are 19-23-2 ATS this year.
The Cavaliers are 2-3 ATS their last 5 games.
In this matchup I like the Washington Wizards to win and grab the points. The Wizards are led by a great player in Bradley Beal. The Cavaliers have been horrible this year and will not be able to hang with the Wizards. The Cavaliers are 2-3 ATS their last 5 games. Final score prediction, the Washington Wizards will win and grab the points 118-113.