The Portland Trailblazers (25-26) take on the Miami Heat (34-14) Tuesday night at 7:30ET. Get NBA odds at Top Bet sportsbook.
On the other hand, the Blazers started their six-game road trip with a win, but have since dropped three straight after falling to the Magic by 110-104 to gift them their first win after 12 losses. Portland has lost three games in a row to fall to 25-26 SU and 22-27-2 ATS. The Trailblazers are 10 games below .500 with an 8-18 record for the year. Portland has lost four of six games, and are 5-5 over their last 10 contests. Over that same span, they are 4-6 against the spread.
The Heat have won five games in a row to improve to 34-14 SU and 24-24 ATS. The Heat have been playing a little below their best all season, but they’re definitely heading into the All-Star break with some serious momentum as they look to win their sixth straight after taking down the Lakers by 107-97 on Sunday. They continue to excel at home, having gone 22-3 for the season. They are 7-3 overall in their last 10 games, and are 5-5 against the spread over that span.
This might surprise you, but the Blazers have actually not played that bad against the Blazers in the past. They did beat the Heat in their earlier matchup this season as well. Although it is near impossible to pick against the Heat at home, we actually expect the Blazers to keep this game closer than most people think.
Miami is an 11 ½ point favorite. Miami plays great at home, but this may be too many points. To take Portland +11 ½ Click Here.