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.
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