Basketball betting handicappers will be concerned that Charlotte is coming off a game against Boston the night before and now faces another NBA betting powerhouse in Cleveland. The Charlotte Bobcats are not without basketball betting assets starting with their defense which was ranked 6th overall in the NBA.
Gerald Wallace has been another basketball betting plus for Charlotte has he was averaging almost 17 points per game to lead an offense that has been one of the worst in the NBA. Emeka Okafor led the Bobcats in rebounds with a strong 11.2 per game average.
Charlotte has been a strong basketball betting road team this season with a mark of 9-4 against the spread. In over/under NBA betting action the Bobcats went over the total in just 12 out of 33 games and posted 8 unders in 13 road games.
The Cleveland Cavaliers were one of the most impressive teams in all of basketball betting with an overall record of 27-5 straight up and 23-9 against the NBA betting odds. Cleveland is a complete basketball betting team that ranked 7th overall on offense while ranking 1st overall on defense.
The Cavaliers were a lethal 13-4 against the NBA betting odds at home and were 20-7 against the spread as a basketball betting favorite. Cleveland’s ultimate NBA betting advantage was having the game’s greatest player in their lineup. LeBron James does it all and led Cleveland in scoring with an average of 27.5-points per game.
James also led Cleveland in assists with 6.6 per game. Anderson Varejao was another basketball betting asset as he led the team in rebounds and field goal percentage. Cleveland was clicking at such a remarkable basketball betting pace that they were bound to eventually lose value.
The slowdown finally began Christmas day as the Cavs went on a basketball betting stretch in which they went 2-4 against the spread.
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