Written and authored by National Basketball Association Expert Analyst Bobby Wallace. Charliessports.com produces it for Basketball Point Spread news and notes.NBA Premium 500-star Predictions are winning at a 71.2% rate and will continue through the 2016 NBA Finals in June of 2016. The (40-29) Miami Heat of the Eastern Conference Southeast Division will be in the “BIG EASY” for an out of Conference contest. Miami plays the New Orleans Pelicans of the Western Conference Southwest in 2016 NBA action. Tip-off is 8:00 PM EST. The game is on Tuesday, March 22, 2016. The teams will play at Smoothie King Center in downtown New Orleans, Louisiana. The best Sports Handicapper believes the Miami Heat are going to be a tough out in the postseason. Miami is playing at a high level in the second half of the season. New Orleans has prominent players on the injury list. All-Star Anthony Davis is out for the season. The Opening Betting Line has Miami as a five-point Home Favorite Against The Spread. The Betting Odds Total is not available for Tuesday’s matchup.
The Miami Heat beat the Cleveland Cavaliers in their last game on Saturday. March 19, 122-101. Miami has not lost to the LeBron James-led Cavaliers in South Florida since the “KINGS” departure. General Manager Pat Riley is doing an excellent job putting together a formidable and competitive roster. Miami missed the playoff in 2015, but it won’t happen this season. Riley recently spent time talking about the Chris Bosh situation; the franchise is keeping an open mind. Bosh has been sidelined since the All-Star break with recurring blood clots. Head Coach Erik Spoelstra like what he see’s in Joe Johnson and say’s he can help the team get past him first couple rounds of the 2016 playoffs. Johnson and DeWayne Wade are crafty veterans and add Bosh to the mix, and Miami will contend with Cleveland for the Eastern Conference title. Miami ranks 23rd in the league scoring the basketball. Defensively the allow opponents 97.9 ppg, fourth in the league. Center Hassan Whiteside leads the team in rebounds and shot blocks.
The 2016 New Orleans Pelicans have won two of their last three both straight up and against the point spread. How long can they keep winning without Power Forward Anthony in the lineup? New Orleans is last in the Division, 33-games behind first-place San Antonio. New Orleans will be in Indianapolis to take on the Pacers on May 24th. The Pelicans return home to play Toronto on the 26th of this month. Fans of the Pelicans thought the team was ready to take another leap, after being the eighth seed in the West last season. Head Coach Alvin Gentry replaced Monty Wiliams, but the Pelicans are going backwards. The franchise must make some coaching decisions after the season. New Orleans ranks in the top-ten in the NBA scoring the basketball. The Pelicans ranks twenty-fifth league-wide, giving up 106.4 points per game to opponents.
New Orleans is 3-1 ATS the last four between the teams.
The Betting Odds Over The Total are 7-3 the last ten times they have met.
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