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Chicago Bulls +7.5 at Indiana Pacers Over/Under 218 Money Line: Pacers -315 Bulls +260
The Bulls are coming on off of a loss while they have won five of their last 7 games. The Pacers have lost three of their last four games including a 5-point loss to Orlando last time out.
Orlando Magic +4.5 at Philadelphia 76ers Over/Under 222.5 Money Line: 76ers -200 Magic +170
The Magic are holding on by a game to the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference while the 76ers are a game out of the third spot. Philadelphia is still without Joel Embid and Jimmy Butler is probable.
Houston Rockets +3.5 at Toronto Raptors Over/Under: 227.5 Money Line: Raptors -160 Rockets +140
The Rockets sit one game out of fourth place in the NBA Western Conference playoff race while the Raptors are two games out of first place in the NBA Eastern Conference playoff standings. The Rockets are rolling winning their last 5 games while the Raptors are 2-2 in their last four.
Portland Trail Blazers -6 at Memphis Grizzlies Over/Under: 217.5 Money Line: Rockets -265 Grizzlies +210
The Trail Blazers are dialed in winning six of their last seven games while the Grizzlies have lost six of their last eight. The Blazers are tied for third place in the NBA Western Conference playoff standings with the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Grizzlies have the sixth worst record in the NBA.
Minnesota Timberwolves -2.5 vs. Oklahoma City Thunder Over/Under: 234 Money Line: Timberwolves -130 Thunder +115
The Thunder ended their four-game losing skid last time out by beating the Grizzlies while the T-Wolves have dropped their last three games in a row and four of their last five. OKC is still tied in the NBA Western Conference Playoff Standings with the Trail Blazers while Minnesota is on the outside looking in at the NBA Playoffs.
Boston Celtics +8.5 at Golden State Warriors Over/Under 229.5 Money Line: Warriors -385 Celtics +300
Many thought the Warriors and the Celtics would be playing in the NBA Finals this season but neither team’s play recently would have many thinking that at the moment. The Celtics come in losing five of their last six games while the Warriors are 2-3 in their last five games.