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The Philadelphia 76ers have an O/U record of 30-22-0 this season, and their games have averaged 232.4 points per game. Today’s line of 229 is slightly lower than their season average of 231.2.
As the underdog, the 76ers have gone 6-9 ATS this season, and they have lost their last three ATS as the underdog. On the road, their ATS record is 15-10, and they have covered the spread in their last two road games.
Philadelphia’s most recent game was a 119-113 win over the Wizards. The O/U line for that game was 243.5, giving the 76ers an ATS win. In the Eastern Conference, the 76ers are currently 5th with a record of 31-21.
For the season, the 76ers are 3-12 as the underdog. Today, they are getting 9.5 points against the Cavaliers. In their games as the underdog, they have an average scoring differential of -6.2 points per game.
Cleveland wants to confirm to be the second in East
As the Cleveland Cavaliers look to extend their win streak to ten games, they are favored by 9.5 points over the 76ers. This season, the Cavaliers have been favored in 33 of their 51 games and have a record of 27-6 in those games.
Cleveland’s ATS record for the season is 28-21, and they have covered the spread in their last two games. At home, they are 14-12 ATS, while going 14-9 ATS on the road.
The Cavaliers’ O/U record for the season is 23-27-1, and their last three games have gone under the posted totals. This year, their games have averaged 223.9 points per game compared to today’s O/U line of 229.
In their most recent game, the Cavaliers defeated the Raptors by a score of 119-95. The Cavs were favored by 8.5 points in that game and covered the spread, giving them an ATS record of 28-21 for the season.
Cleveland’s win over Toronto improved their overall record to 35-16, which is currently good for 2nd place in the Eastern Conference in the NBA standings. Against other Eastern Conference teams, the Cavs are 23-10 and 7-4 in their division.
Let’s see the 76ers vs Cavaliers Betting prediction below
|PHILADELPHIA 76ERS vs CLEVELAND CAVALIERS
|Location of the Game: Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse, Cleveland, Ohio
|Date and Time: Monday, February 12th 7:00 ET
|Reason: 2023-2024 NBA Regular Season
|How to watch: watchlivesports.co
AI Predictions and Sport Betting AI Picks
|Sport Betting AI PICKS
AI Picks: Cleveland Cavaliers 134 – Philadelphia 76ers 90
Sport Betting AI Picks: ATS Cavaliers -9.5 | ML Cavaliers -476 | UNDER 229
76ers vs Cavaliers Betting Odds
Philadelphia 76ers Game Analysis
This season, the 76ers are 9th in the NBA in scoring at 118.5 points per game. However, they have actually been slightly better on the road, averaging 117.2 points compared to 119.7 at home.
So far, the 76ers have outscored the NBA scoring average in 57.7% of their games. They are 16th in pace at 98.6 possessions per game.
When it comes to shooting, the 76ers are 18th in field goal percentage at 47%. In terms of three-point shooting, they are 25th in both three-point percentage (36%) and three-pointers made per game (11.4).
On the season, according to the NBA team stats, the 76ers are 14th in the NBA in points allowed per game at 113.9. They are also 6th in the league in three-point percentage allowed at 34.9%. In terms of steals, Philadelphia is the top-ranked team in the NBA at 8.8 per game. In terms of blocked shots, they are 6th at 5.9 per contest.
In terms of field goal percentage allowed, the 76ers are 14th at 47.3%. When it comes to personal fouls, they are 5th in the league. Over their last five games, Philadelphia has given up 124.2 points per game, which is 29th in the NBA during that stretch.
So far this season, opposing teams have scored less than their season average in 57.7% of games vs. Philadelphia. In terms of three-point shooting, opponents have made fewer threes than their season average in 65.4% of games vs. the 76ers.
Based on the NBA injuries, Nicolas Batum (Hamstring), Joel Embiid (Knee), Robert Covington (Knee) and De’Anthony Melton (Back) are out of this match. Meanwhile, Mo Bamba (Knee) is questionable.
Cleveland Cavaliers Game Analysis
At home, the Cavaliers are scoring 116.2 points per game, which is 16th in the NBA. Overall, they are 16th in scoring at 114.9 points per game. In terms of field goal percentage, the Cavaliers are 10th in the league at 48%. They have made an average of 13.4 three-pointers per game, which is 10th in the NBA.
So far this season, Cleveland has outscored the NBA scoring average in 47.1% of their games. In terms of pace, they are 23rd in the league at 97.9 possessions per game. When it comes to assists, the Cavaliers are 11th at 27.1 per game.
When looking at their free-throw shooting, Cleveland is 26th in made free throws at 15.9 per game. In terms of offensive rebounds, they are 16th in the league at 10.7 per game.
When it comes to defense, the Cleveland Cavaliers have been one of the best in the league this season, ranking 2nd in points allowed per game at 109.0. Their defense has been especially stingy on the road, giving up just 107.8 points per game, which is the best mark in the NBA.
Over their last five games, the Cavaliers have been even better on the defensive end, allowing just 101.4 points per game. During this stretch, opponents have struggled to find their shooting stroke, hitting just 41.5% of their field goal attempts.
One area where Cleveland has been able to limit opposing offenses is from beyond the arc. On the season, they are 8th in three-point shooting percentage allowed at 35.4%. In terms of three-pointers made per game, they are giving up just 12.0, which is also 8th best in the league. Both Tristan Thompson (Suspension) and Ty Jerome (Ankle) are out of this game, affecting their NBA player stats.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Cleveland Cavaliers Head-to-Head
Over their previous five games against the Cavaliers, the 76ers have put together a record of 3-2. In the last three games as the favorite against the 76ers, the Cavaliers have put together a 2-1 vs. the spread.
In the last five 76ers vs Cavaliers matchups, the average combined point total is 222 points per game. The over/under record in these matchups is 3-2.