Heat vs Wizards: NBA Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – January 9, 2021

Posted By Staff on January 9, 2021

Bradley Beal leads the Washington Wizards (2-7) into a matchup with the Miami Heat (3-4) after putting up 41 points in an 116-107 loss to the Celtics. The Wizards are 5-point underdogs in the game on Saturday, January 9, 2021, which starts at 7:00 PM ET on NBA TV.

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from FanDuel Sportsbook as of January 9, 2021, 12:41 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Heat vs Wizards Betting Odds

Heat vs Wizards Props

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Injury Report as of January 9

Heat:
Gabe Vincent: Day To Day (Knee)

Wizards: None

Heat and Wizards Records ATS

  • With a mark of 3-4, Miami has a losing record against the spread this season.
  • The Heat have a winning record against the spread when favored by 5 points or more, going 1-0 this season.
  • Only 2 of 7 Miami games this season (28.6%) resulted in a total greater than the contest’s over/under.
  • Washington holds a losing record ATS this season with four wins and five losses ATS.
  • When playing as at least a 5-point underdog, the Wizards frequently come up short with only a 0-2 record against the spread.
  • Six of Washington’s nine games (66.7%) this season have gone over the over/under.

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Head to Head

Bam Adebayo scored a team-high 27 points to help lead the Heat past Shabazz Napier (27 points) and the Wizards 100-89 in their most recent matchup on Sunday. The Heat were favored by 5.5 points in the game and covered the spread in the win. The teams scored 189 total points to go under the 232.5-point over/under.

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
3/8/2020 Heat Wizards -5.5 232.5 -215 175 Regular Season 100-89 MIA*
1/22/2020 Heat Heat -10.5 229.5 -615 450 Regular Season 134-129 MIA*
12/30/2019 Heat Wizards -11 224.5 -750 533 Regular Season 123-105 WAS*
12/6/2019 Heat Heat -9.5 229 -505 389 Regular Season 112-103 MIA*
3/23/2019 Wizards Regular Season 113-108 MIA
1/4/2019 Heat Regular Season 115-109 MIA
11/10/2018 Heat Regular Season 116-110 WAS
10/18/2018 Wizards Regular Season 113-112 MIA
3/10/2018 Heat Regular Season 129-102 MIA
3/6/2018 Wizards Regular Season 117-113 WAS
  • 3/8/2020 DNP – Heat: Tyler Herro
  • 1/22/2020 DNP –
    Wizards: Rui Hachimura
  • 12/30/2019 DNP –
    Wizards: Bradley Beal, Davis Bertans, Rui Hachimura, Thomas Bryant
  • 12/6/2019 DNP – Heat: Goran Dragic;
    Wizards: Thomas Bryant, Jordan McRae
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    Scoring Trends

    • The Heat are the league’s 27th-highest scoring team (105.7 PPG), while the Wizards allow the most points per game (122.1) in NBA play.
    • The Heat have a negative point differential on the season (-13 total points, -1.9 per game), as do the Wizards (-26 total points, -2.9 per game).

    Heat Leaders

    • Adebayo leads the Heat in points, rebounds and assists. He puts up 18.6 points per game while also adding 8.0 rebounds and 5.1 assists.
    • Adebayo’s points prop over/under for the game is set at 16.5, 2.1 points lower than his season average of 18.6.
    • Duncan Robinson hits 3.3 threes per game to lead the Heat.
    • Robinson’s three pointers made prop over/under for the game is set at 3.5, 0.2 shots greater than his season average of 3.3.
    • Miami’s blocks leader is Adebayo, who records 1.0 per game. Jimmy Butler leads the team averaging 2.2 steals a game.
    • Adebayo’s blocks prop total for the contest is set at 1.5, 0.5 blocks higher than his season average of 1.0.

    Wizards Leaders

    • Russell Westbrook is number one on the Wizards leaderboard in both rebounds (9.7 per game) and assists (11.3 per game).
    • Westbrook’s rebounding prop over/under for the matchup is set at 7.5 boards, 2.2 rebounds lower than his season average of 9.7.
    • Beal scores 35.0 points per game to pace Washington.
    • Beal’s PRA prop total for the contest is set at 37.5, 7.1 lower than his season average of 44.6.
    • Davis Bertans is tops from three-point range for the Wizards, hitting 2.8 threes per game.
    • Bertans’ three pointers made prop over/under for the game is set at 2.5, 0.3 shots less than his season average of 2.8.
    • Washington’s Westbrook has the top spot on the team’s steals leaderboard with 1.3 per game and Thomas Bryant is first in blocks with 0.9 per game.
    • Bryant’s blocks prop over/under for the contest is set at 0.5, 0.4 blocks lower than his season average of 0.9.

    Predictions

    The Heat are favored by both FanDuel and the model, but the model has them winning by significantly less (5 to 1.3 points). Take the Wizards and the points.

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