Odds and Trends in the NBA (Dec. 20th)

nba Dec 20, 2022

There's the daily report for NBA trends for Tuesday, December 20th.

It's a lighter-than-usual betting card with just 5 NBA games scheduled.

The premier matchup is a battle of the top two teams in the Western Conference with #1 Memphis (19-10) visiting #2 Denver (18-11).  The streaking Grizzlies are small favourites of -1.5 points.

Trends can be useful when handicapping all sports, including NBA games.  So, we've gathered dozens of trends for tonight's basketball action and we are sharing them here at POINTSPREADS.CA in our daily report.

THE DAILY ODDS:

Here's a look at the current odds and totals for some of the day's 5 games at SPREADS.CA.  The premier matchup is a battle of the top two teams in the Western Conference with #1 Memphis (19-10) visiting #2 Denver (18-11).  the Grizzlies are small favourites of -1.5 points.

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Utah @ Detroit
Utah is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games when playing Detroit
Utah is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Detroit's last 16 games when playing Utah



Chicago @ Miami
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Chicago's last 7 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chicago's last 6 games when playing on the road against Miami
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Miami's last 9 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Miami's last 7 games when playing Chicago



Golden State @ New York
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Golden State's last 5 games on the road
Golden State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against New York
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of New York's last 5 games at home
New York is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games



Washington @ Phoenix
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Washington's last 8 games when playing Phoenix
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games when playing on the road against Phoenix
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Phoenix's last 8 games when playing Washington
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Phoenix's last 6 games when playing at home against Washington



Memphis @ Denver
Memphis is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Memphis's last 5 games when playing Denver
Denver is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Memphis
Denver is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home

Note:  Credit for much of this data goes to ArmadilloSports. com.  Also, check out MadJackSports, which also posts lots of content related to handicapping.