Cleveland Cavaliers (2-14) vs Philadelphia 76ers (13-7)Date : 11/23/2018
Time : 7:30 PM ET
Location : Wells Fargo Center
Pick, Prediction, & Preview:
Cleveland Cavaliers vs Philadelphia 76ers
The Sixers will welcome the Cavaliers to Wells Fargo Center as they are coming off their fourth straight win against the Pelicans while the Cavs loss at home to the Lakers. Game tips off at 7:30 PM ET.
Cleveland Cavaliers's Latest Performance :
The Cavs are still seeking for their first road win of the season as they have now lost three games in a row. The Cavs did keep the game close against the Lakers but with the lack of talent on the squad made it hard for them to pull off an upset at home. Leading the way for the Cavs was Osman he scored 21 points hitting 7-of-13 shots and 2-of-2 from the line. Clarkson chipped in with 20 points as he did all he can to come up with a win against his former team but wasn’t successful. Things couldn’t get any worst for the Cavs as Smith stated: ” he has no interest in playing for a team that has no interest in winning.” and Kevin Love being out until January because of a toe injury. Going up against the Sixers who are starting to click will be a very tough game for them on the road.
Philadelphia 76ers's Latest Performance :
The Sixers have all the momentum on their side as they were able to grab a nail-biter win at home over the Pelicans. The win also marked their 20th straight victory at their home dating back to last season. But this game came down to the final second. Leading the way for the Sixers was Joel Embiid as he scored 31 points adding 19 rebounds, two assists, two blocks. It marked his 12th game this season with at least 30 points and 10 rebounds. It also was his 18th double-double of the season. He was doing it all for the Sixers in this game posting up, hitting fade-away shots while defending Anthony Davis as he held him to only 12 points on the night. Ben Simmons was the second-leading scorer with 22 points to go with eight rebounds, two blocks, and six turnovers. Shamet continues to impress as he notched a career-high 15 points with four threes while playing 20 minutes. Going up against the Cavs at home shouldn’t be a problem for the Sixers.
How Cleveland Cavaliers & Philadelphia 76ers Matchup.
Vegas Odds, Offshore Odds, & Odds ATS:
76ers are 12-3 ATS in their last 15 home games vs. a team with a road winning % of less than .400.
Cavaliers are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 vs. NBA Atlantic.
Against The Spread Selection: Philadelphia 76ers
My reason for the pick :
Go with the Sixers in this game as they should be able to cover the spread at home as they should be able to come out with a comfortable win at home over the Cavs. The Sixers will keep improving as the season progresses as for the Cavs not all is a loss because they know coming into the season losing LeBron would mean they will have to rebuild and develop young players for the future. Sixers to remain undefeated at home and beat the Cavs.
Betting trends for Cleveland Cavaliers:
- Cavaliers are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games vs. a team with a winning straight up record.
Betting trends for Philadelphia 76ers:
- 76ers are 20-6 ATS in their last 26 home games vs. a team with a losing road record.