There are 8 NBA games on the schedule for Saturday March 16, 2019. Every game may not have playoff implications but when making NBA betting picks every game is a big game so be sure to check out our free NBA Picks, NBA Predictions, and NBA Previews every day at Sports Chat Place as well as our NBA Best Bets at Sports Chat Experts. Here are today’s NBA Betting Odds:
Atlanta Hawks +10.5 at Boston Celtics Over/Under: 231.5 Money Line: Celtics -550 Hawks +425
The Celtics have won four of their last five games and the Hawks have won their last two games. The Celtics have covered the point spread in five of their last six games against the Hawks and six of the last nine games these two have played have gone over the total.
Memphis Grizzlies +2.5 at Washington Wizards Over/Under: 224 Money Line: Wizards -150 Grizzlies +120
The Wizards are on the back end of a home back-to-back while the Grizzlies are coming off of a loss at Atlanta that ended a three-game winning streak. The Wizards are 1- Mitch's Big 12 Jam Session4 against the point spread in their last five games against the Grizzlies and the last four meetings have gone under the total.
Phoenix Suns +1 at New Orleans Pelicans Over/Under: 232.5 Money Line: Pelicans -115 Suns -105
Neither the Suns nor Pelicans have any playoff hopes and both of them are playing on back-to-back nights. The Pelicans have covered the point spread in their last six meetings against the Suns.
Cleveland Cavaliers +6.5 at Dallas Mavericks Over/Under: 215.5 Money Line: Mavericks -260 Cavaliers +220
The Cavaliers have lost four of their last five games and the Mavericks have lost seven games in a row. The Mavericks have covered the point spread in nine of their last 13 games against the Cavaliers and the last four meetings of these two have stayed under the total.
Golden State Warriors +1.5 at Oklahoma City Thunder Over/Under: Money Line: Thunder -125 Warriors +105
Both the Warriors and the Thunder are 2-2 in their last four games and neither appear to be hitting the NBA Western Conference Playoffs with much momentum. The Warriors have covered the point spread in four of their last five games against the Thunder in OKC and 1 Portland Trail Blazers -7.5 at New Orleans Pelicans7 of the last 22 meetings of these two have stayed under the total.
Portland Trail Blazers +2 San Antonio Spurs Over/Under: 227 Money Line: Spurs -132 Trail Blazers +110
Both the Spurs and the Trail Blazers played on Friday so they are both on the back end of a back-to-back. The Spurs have covered the point spread in nine of their last 12 games against the Trail Blazers in San Antonio and 23 of the last 31 meetings have gone over the total.
Indiana Pacers +7.5 at Denver Nuggets Over/Under: 215 Money Line: Nuggets -325 Pacers +240
Both the Pacers and the Nuggets have won their last two games and both are in comfortable spots in the NBA Playoff standings. The Pacers have covered just once against the Nuggets in their last five trips to Denver and five of the last six meetings of these two have gone over the total.
Brooklyn Nets +8.5 at Utah Jazz Over/Under: 221 Money Line: Jazz -400 Nets +320
The Nets are coming off of a loss to the Thunder that ended a four-game winning streak and the Jazz have won their last two games. The Jazz have covered the point spread in four of their last five games against the Nets and the over has come in five of the last seven times these two teams have met.