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San Antonio opened this best-of-seven showdown with a 92-88 victory in Game 1 as a five-point underdog on the road. It took a 2-1 edge with a 113-77 beatdown of the Heat as two-point home favorites in Game 3 and has now regained a 3-2 advantage by virtue of this past Sunday’s 114-104 win as a one-point underdog at home. The total has gone OVER in the last three games of this series after staying UNDER in the first two.
The Pacers had Miami on the ropes for over half of Thursday night’s Game 5, but with no answer on how to contain the NBA’s best player, they fell 90-79 as 7.5-point road underdogs. The total stayed UNDER the 185.5-point line after going OVER in the first four games of this series. The loss also put them on the brink of elimination heading into Saturday night’s Game 6.
Indiana returns to action this Wednesday night in Game 1 of the best-of-seven Eastern Conference Finals against a team that it beat two of three times in the regular season both straight-up and against the spread. It had the benefit of playing two of those games at home after coming-up short 105-91 as a 6.5-point road underdog the last time they met in mid-March.
For a game that is being played under the national spotlight of ESPN, the Miami Heat certainly don’t seem to be taking things all that seriously. Alas, the men that Head Coach Erik Spoelstra will throw out there are still going to clearly be the superior team on the court against the Charlotte Bobcats on Friday night.
On Sunday, the Illinois Fighting Illini and the Miami Hurricanes are going to do battle in what should be a great clash in Austin, where both sides will be hoping to get to the Sweet 16.
The Pacific Tigers are representing the Big West Conference this year, and they are going to be taking their shots at an upset on the college basketball odds when they take on the Miami Hurricanes.
Miami’s current winning streak reached 22 games this past Sunday with a 108-91victory over Toronto as a 7.5-point favorite on the road. It has now successfully navigated its way through the first three contests of this five-game trip to improve to 21-11 straight-up on the road this season.
Miami remained hot off the All-Star break with a 103-90 victory over Atlanta on Wednesday night as a 5.5-point favorite on the road. It was its eighth win in a row with the last two coming on the road. The Heat are now 37-14 straight-up on the year and 14-11 on the road. They have covered in their last five games to improve to 27-24 against the spread.
The Florida State Seminoles (13-10, 5-5 ACC) host the third-ranked Miami Hurricanes (19-3, 10-0 ACC) Wednesday at 7:00 PM ET on ESPN2 in ACC action. Oddsmakers have listed Miami as a 6.5 favorite.
The Miami Dolphins have fallen into the ranks of rudderless teams. They’ll enter this season with yet another head coach, former Green Bay assistant Joe Philbin, after four seasons under Coach Sparano. Which followed one season under Cam Cameron, and …