Wizards guard Bradley Beal greets Suns guard Chris Paul during the second half of an 1/12/2021 NBA basketball game, (AP)
With five games called off this week already and more teams dealing with virus-related issues, the NBA and the National Basketball Players Association enacted additional rules Tuesday in the hope of keeping the season going safely. Players and team staff will have to remain at their residence when in their home markets and are prohibited from leaving their hotels when on the road.
NBA |NEW ORLEANS at UTAH Play Over - All teams where the total is 210 to 219.5 after going over the total by 30 or more points total in their last five games, a marginal losing team (40% to 49%) playing a winning team 53-23 over the last 5 seasons. ( 69.7% | 27.7 units ) 1-2 this year. ( 33.3% | -1.2 units )
NBA |NEW ORLEANS at UTAH Play On - Favorites vs. the money line (UTAH) after beating the spread by 42 or more points total in their last five games, a good team (60% to 75%) playing a marginal losing team (40% to 49%) 91-21 since 1997. ( 81.3% | 45.4 units ) 0-1 this year. ( 0.0% | -1.5 units )
NBA |NEW ORLEANS at UTAH Play Under - All teams where the first half total is 106 to 110.5 after going over the total by 42 or more points total in their last seven games against opponent after going under the total by 48 or more points total in their last seven games 71-34 over the last 5 seasons. ( 67.6% | 33.6 units ) 3-0 this year. ( 100.0% | 3.0 units )
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