The NBA regular season is in full swing and the Brooklyn Nets are off to a great season. They have reached among the top teams in the NBA and are championship contenders. The 76ers are doing alright this season as well. Sports betting fans should find this game entertaining as it is listed as a close game.
The Nets are looking to extend their winning streak to four games in their first home game since December 21st. Now at a 19-15 record, Brooklyn is looking to keep their playoff hopes strong. Brook Lopez leads the team in point per game with 18.9 along with leading the team in blocks. At home the Nets are 12-7, and although this game will be close, the betting on the Nets should be a safe call. .
Currently sitting at 15-20 the 76ers need to start winning in order to get their playoff hopes back on track. They have lost their last three games and are 6-13 on the road, so their odds are not looking very good tonight. They have played four games now back to back and are starting to look a little weary. Jrue Holiday leads the team in points per game with 18.4 and in assists with 8.9. However, he is also out with an injury and has been day to day since January 4th.
Many betting websites and online sports books have the Nets listed as the favorite by 1.5 points. The over/under is listed at 187 points as the Nets allow 94.9 points while the 76ers allow 96.6 points. The Nets are hoping to continue their winning streak and statistically play very well at home.
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