NBA Playoff Betting Trends Brooklyn Nets vs Miami Heat

NBA Playoff Betting Trends Brooklyn Nets vs Miami Heat

NBA Playoff Betting Trends Brooklyn Nets vs Miami Heat

Welcome to the the Eastern Conference semi-finals playoff matchup that every NBA fan outside of Canada wanted to wanted to see. The Brooklyn Nets fly to Miami to take on the two-time defending champion Miami Heat on Tuesday night at AmericanAirlines Arena.

The Nets won all four closely contested head-to-head meetings (two at home, two away) against the Heat this season which gives them Brooklyn the early edge. The Nets scraped out three one-point victories, and a fourth double OT shocker.

At home, Miami was 32-9 during the regular season playing on home court while Brooklyn only won 16 games on the road and lost 32 on the year.

No. 2 Miami Heat (54-28) vs. No. 6 Brooklyn Nets (44-38)

  • Game 1 in Miami: Tuesday, May 6, 7 p.m. ET, TNT
  • Game 2 in Miami: Thursday, May 8, 7 p.m. ET, ESPN2
  • Game 3 in New York: Saturday, May 10, 8 p.m. ET, ABC
  • Game 4 in New York: Monday, May 12, 8 p.m. ET, TNT
  • Game 5* in Miami: Wednesday, May 14, TNT
  • Game 6* in New York: Friday, May 16, ESPN
  • Game 7* in Miami: Sunday, May 18, ABC
    * — if necessary
    Season series: Nets swept 4-0.

NBA CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS – SERIES PRICES   

  • Brooklyn Nets (Series Prices)                 +400     (4/1)
  • Miami Heat (Series Prices)                     -600     (1/6)

Miami Heat vs. Brooklyn Nets  – Exact Series Result

  • Miami Heat win 4-0                    9/2
  • Miami Heat win 4-1                    9/4
  • Miami Heat win 4-2                    4/1
  • Miami Heat win 4-3                    4/1
  • Brooklyn Nets win 4-0                30/1
  • Brooklyn Nets win 4-1                18/1
  • Brooklyn Nets win 4-2                9/1
  • Brooklyn Nets win 4-3                11/1

2014 NBA Playoffs – Brooklyn Nets vs Miami Heat
The Miami Heat are 7 point favorites over the Brooklyn Nets in game one of the NBA Eastern Conference semifinals.
Starts: 05/06/2014 7:00PM
American Airlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd.
MiamiFlorida

Game 1 NBA Playoff Betting Trends

  • How the Heat got here: Beat No. 7 Charlotte Bobcats 4-0.
  • How the Nets got here: Beat No. 3 Toronto Raptors 4-3.
  • Points per game (per 100 possessions): Heat 102.2, Nets 98.5 (Heat 110.9, Nets 106.7).
  • Points allowed per game (per 100 possessions): Heat 97.4, Nets 99.5 (Heat 105.8, Nets 107.7).
  • Matchups worth watching: LeBron James vs. Paul Pierce, Dwyane Wade vs. Joe Johnson.
  • Scoring leaders: James (27.1 points a game), Johnson (15.8).

The Brooklyn Nets are:

  • 9-3-1 ATS in their last 13 Tuesday games.
  • 6-0-1 ATS in their last 7 road games vs. a team with a home winning % of greater than .600.
  • 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games as a favorite.
  • 19-9 ATS in their last 28 games as a road underdog of 11.0 or greater.
  • 1-3-1 ATS in their last 5 games following a S.U. win.
  • 19-9 ATS in their last 28 games as an underdog of 11.0 or greater.
  • 17-4-1 ATS in their last 22 playoff games as an underdog of 0.5-4.5.
  • 13-3 ATS in their last 16 games vs. a team with a winning % above .600.
  • 16-5-1 ATS in their last 22 games vs. a team with a winning S.U. record.
  • 1-4 ATS in their last 5 when their opponent scores 100 points or more in their previous game.
  • 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 road games.
  • 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 games as an underdog.
  • 3-1-1 ATS in their last 5 playoff games as an underdog of 5.0-10.5.
  • 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games as a road favorite.
  • 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 games as a road underdog.
  • 22-8 ATS in their last 30 games playing on 1 day rest.
  • 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games as a road favorite of 0.5-4.5.
  • 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 playoff games as an underdog.
  • 4-0-1 ATS in their last 5 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.

The Miami Heat are:

  • 20-8-2 ATS in their last 30 games as a home underdog of 5.0-10.5.
  • 5-2-1 ATS in their last 8 games as a favorite of 0.5-4.5.
  • 21-8-1 ATS in their last 30 second round playoffs games.
  • 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games following a ATS win.
  • 11-5 ATS in their last 16 playoff games as a favorite of 5.0-10.5. 68.8
  • 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games following a SU win of more than 10 points.
  • 1-4 ATS in their last 5 when their opponent scores 100 points or more in their previous game.
  • 8-2 ATS in their last 10 games as a home favorite of 0.5-4.5.
  • 4-1 ATS in their last 5 playoff games as a favorite.
  • 14-6 ATS in their last 20 playoff games as a favorite of 0.5-4.5.
  • 1-4-1 ATS in their last 6 playoff games as an underdog.
  • 4-1 ATS in their last 5 after scoring 100 points or more in their previous game.

Head to Head Betting Trends:

  • Brooklyn is 4-0 SU and ATS in the last four games against Miami
  • The game total have gone UNDER in five of the last seven games in the series
  • The cumulative score between the Heat and Nets this season: Brooklyn 389, Miami 377.
  • Miami is 38-12 this season when Chris Bosh scores at least 15 points, 19-14 when he does not.
  • The Heat averaged just eight fast-break points against Brooklyn this season.
  • The Heat averaged 15 turnovers against Brooklyn this season.