Trail Blazers vs Wizards: NBA Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 20, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 20, 2021

The Washington Wizards (9-17) will look to Bradley Beal (fifth in the league scoring 32.8 points per game) when they attempt to knock off Damian Lillard (third in the NBA with 29.8 PPG) and the Portland Trail Blazers (18-10 on Saturday, February 20, 2021 at Moda Center. The Wizards are 3.5-point road underdogs in the game, which tips at 10:00 PM ET on NBCS-NW. The matchup has a point total of 242.

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from DraftKings Sportsbook as of February 20, 2021, 12:42 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Trail Blazers vs Wizards Betting Odds

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Injury Report as of February 20

Trail Blazers:
Jusuf Nurkic: Out (Wrist),
CJ McCollum: Out (Left foot),
Zach Collins: Out (Ankle),
Harry Giles III: Day To Day (Calf)

Wizards:
Ish Smith: Out (Quad),
Thomas Bryant: Out For Season (Left knee)

Trail Blazers and Wizards Records ATS

  • Portland is over .500 against the spread this season with a record of 16-12.
  • The Trail Blazers have a winning record against the spread when favored by 3.5 points or more, going 8-6 this season.
  • 16 of 28 Portland games this season (57.1%) resulted in a total more than the contest’s over/under.
  • Washington has a 12-13 record against the spread this season.
  • For the third time this season, the Wizards are at least a 3.5-point underdog, where they have a record of 0-2 against the spread.
  • 14 of Washington’s 25 games (56%) this season have gone over the over/under.

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Head to Head

The Trail Blazers got a team-high 32 points out of Lillard on the way to a 132-121 victory over Beal (37 points) and the Wizards in their most recent matchup on February 2, 2021. The Wizards were 3-point favorites in the game, but the Trail Blazers covered the spread in the loss. The teams combined to score 253 total points to cover the 241-point over/under.

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/2/2021 Wizards Wizards -3 241 -142 119 Regular Season 132-121 POR*
  • 2/2/2021 DNP – Trail Blazers: CJ McCollum;
    Wizards: Thomas Bryant

  • Scoring Trends

    • Portland’s games this season have gone over the point total for Saturday’s matchup total (242 points) in 28.6% of opportunities (eight out of 28 matchups).
    • In 38.5% of Washington’s games this season (10 of 26), the total points scored was higher than Saturday’s 242-point over/under.
    • The Trail Blazers have seen a 230.9 average over/under in their games this season, 11.1 points fewer than the over/under in this contest.
    • The over/under for this matchup is 8.7 points more than the average over/under in Wizards’ games this season (233.3 points).
    • The average implied total for the Trail Blazers this season is 117.4 points, 5.6 fewer points than their implied total of 123 points in Saturday’s game.
    • Portland has scored more than its implied point total for this matchup (123) nine times this season.
    • The average implied point total on the season for the Wizards (119.6) is 0.6 more points than the team’s implied total in this matchup (119).
    • Washington has scored more than 119 points in 11 games this season.
    • The Trail Blazers are at the third spot in the NBA’s scoring charts (115.8 PPG), while the Wizards allow the 29th-fewest points per game (119.5) in the league.
    • The Trail Blazers have out-scored their opponents by a total of 20 points this season (0.7 points per game on average), and opponents of the Wizards have out-scored them by 145 more points on the year (5.6 per game).

    Trail Blazers Leaders

    • Lillard leads the Trail Blazers in points and assists. He contributes 29.8 points per game while tacking on 7.7 assists.
    • Lillard’s assists prop total for the game is set at 8.5 assists, 0.8 assists greater than his season average of 7.7.
    • Portland’s rebounding leader is Enes Kanter, who pulls down 11.0 per game.
    • Kanter’s PRA prop total for the game is set at 18.5, 5.1 lower than his season average of 23.6.
    • CJ McCollum makes 4.8 threes per game to lead the Trail Blazers.
    • McCollum’s three pointers made prop over/under for the game is set at 2.5, 2.3 shots less than his season average of 4.8.
    • Robert Covington averages 1.6 steals and 0.9 blocks per game. Both numbers are team-highs for Portland.
    • Covington’s blocks prop total for the contest is set at 1.5, 0.6 blocks higher than his season average of 0.9.

    Wizards Leaders

    • Russell Westbrook grabs 9.4 rebounds per game, 9.5 assists per game, and 18.9 points per game, putting him in the top spot on the Wizards in both rebounds and assists.
    • Westbrook’s rebounding prop over/under for the game is posted at 7.5 boards, 1.9 rebounds lower than his season average of 9.4.
    • Beal has outperformed his Washington teammates in scoring, putting up 32.8 points per game to go with 5.2 rebounds and 4.7 assists.
    • Beal’s points prop over/under for the game is set at 30.5, 2.3 points lower than his season average of 32.8.
    • Davis Bertans makes more threes per game than any other member of the Wizards, cashing in 3.0 treys per game.
    • Bertans’ three pointers made prop total for the game is set at 3.5, 0.5 shots greater than his season average of 3.0.
    • Nobody on Washington grabs more steals than Beal (1.3 per game) or blocks more shots than Alex Len (1.1 per game).
    • Beal’s steals prop total for the contest is set at 1.5, 0.2 steals greater than his season average of 1.3.

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