Now that the NFL Picks season and 2012 March Madness Odds are coming we get into basketball. The fans at Rose Garden will be treated to a 2012 NBA Picks game between the Miami Heat and the Portland Trail Blazers when they take their seats on Thursday.
NBA Odds makers currently have the Heat listed as 3½-point favorites versus the Trail Blazers, while the game's total is sitting at 198½.
The Heat were a 102-88 winner in their most recent 2012 NBA Picks outing at home against the Knicks. They covered the 10-point spread as favorites, while the total score (190) made winners of UNDER bettors.
In their last action, Portland was a 104-95 2012 NBA Picks loser on the road against the Nuggets. They failed to cover the 3-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (199) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
Team record: 27-7 SU, 18-16 ATS
Current streak: won 8 straight games.
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 2012 NBA Odds games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Portland
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
When playing on Thursday are 8-2
Before playing Utah are 6-4
After playing New York are 7-3
After a win are 9-1
Team record: 18-17 SU, 18-17 ATS
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 2012 NBA Scores games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 8 games when playing at home against Miami
is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Miami
is 17-6 SU in its last 23 games at home
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Minnesota are 5-5
After playing Denver are 3-7
After a loss are 8-2
Miami at Utah, Friday, March 2
Portland home to Minnesota, Saturday, March 3
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