Heat Vs Rockets: NBA Betting Lines, Odds And Trends – April 19, 2021

Posted By Staff on April 19, 2021

The Miami Heat (29-28) are heavy,  favorites against the Houston Rockets (15-42) on Monday, April 19 at 8:00 PM ET. The matchup airs on BSSUN. The matchup’s over/under is set at .

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from DraftKings Sportsbook as of April 19, 2021, 6:40 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Heat vs Rockets Betting Odds

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Injury Report as of April 19

Heat:
Jimmy Butler: Day To Day (Ankle),
Victor Oladipo: Out (Knee)

Rockets:
David Nwaba: Out (Wrist),
D.J. Augustin: Out (Ankle),
Dante Exum: Out (Calf),
Eric Gordon: Out (Groin),
Sterling Brown: Out (Knee),
Danuel House Jr.: Out (Ankle),
John Wall: Out (Achilles)

Heat and Rockets Records ATS

  • Miami is under .500 against the spread this season with a record of 24-33
  • The Heat have a winning record against the spread when favored by 10 points or more, going 2-1 this season.
  • Miami and its opponents have gone over the set total in only 27 of 57 games this season (47.4%).
  • Houston has a 19-37-1 record against the spread this season.
  • 43.9% of Houston’s 57 games this season have topped the over/under.

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Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/11/2021 Heat Rockets -2.5 215 -134 111 Regular Season 101-94 MIA

Scoring Trends

  • Miami and its opponents have gone over Monday’s 217 total in 22 out of 57 games (38.6%) this season.
  • In 66.7% of Houston’s games this season (38 of 57), the total points scored was higher than Monday’s 217-point over/under.
  • On average, the over/under in Heat games is three points fewer than the over/under of 217 points in this matchup.
  • A difference of 6.1 points separates the average total points bet in Rockets’ games (223.1 points) and this matchup’s over/under (217 points).
  • The Heat have an average implied point total of 111.7 this season, which is 2.3 points lower than their implied total in Monday’s game (114).
  • This season, Miami has scored more than its implied point total for this matchup (114) 14 times.
  • The 115.3-point average implied total on the season for the Rockets is 11.3 more points than the team’s 104-point implied total in this matchup.
  • Houston has scored more than 104 points 33 times this season.
  • The Heat are at the 26th spot in the NBA’s scoring charts (106.4 PPG), while the Rockets allow the 26th-fewest points per game (114.9) in the league.
  • The Heat have a negative point differential on the season (-74 total points, -1.2 per game), as do the Rockets (-384 total points, -6.7 per game).

Heat Leaders

  • The Heat points and assists leader is Jimmy Butler. He scores 21.4 points per game and records 7.2 assists.
  • Butler’s assists prop over/under for the game is posted at 6.5 assists, 0.7 assists less than his season average of 7.2.
  • Miami’s rebounding leader is Bam Adebayo, who grabs 9.3 per game.
  • Adebayo’s rebounding prop total for the contest is posted at 10.5 boards, 1.2 rebounds greater than his season average of 9.3.
  • Duncan Robinson is the top three-point shooter for the Heat, knocking down 3.5 per game.
  • Robinson’s three pointers made prop over/under for the contest is set at 4.5, 1.0 shot greater than his season average of 3.5.
  • Miami’s steals leader is Butler, who grabs 2.1 per game. Adebayo leads the team averaging 1.1 blocks a game.
  • Butler’s steals prop total for the contest is set at 1.5, 0.6 steals lower than his season average of 2.1.

Rockets Leaders

  • Christian Wood is at the top of the Rockets scoring and rebounding leaderboards with 21.1 points per game and 9.4 rebounds per game this season.
  • Wood’s points prop total for the contest is set at 18.5, 2.6 points lower than his season average of 21.1.
  • The Houston leader in assists is John Wall with 6.8 assists per game.
  • Wall’s PRA prop over/under for the contest is set at 28.5, 2.0 less than his season average of 30.5.
  • Eric Gordon makes more threes per game than any other member of the Rockets, cashing in 2.6 treys per game.
  • Gordon’s three pointers made prop total for the contest is set at 2.5, 0.1 shots less than his season average of 2.6.
  • Houston’s Jae’Sean Tate has the top spot on the team’s steals leaderboard with 1.2 per game and Wood is first in blocks with 1.2 per game.
  • Tate’s steals prop total for the game is set at 1.5, 0.3 steals greater than his season average of 1.2.

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