Miami Heat at Charlotte Hornets Free NBA Picks & Odds
by Guy Bruhn - 11/4/2014
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 7:00 PM
Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte
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On Wednesday night, the Miami Heat will take their potent offense on the road to face the tough defense of the Charlotte Hornets. The Hornets haven't had a lot of success against the Heat over the years, but they are expected to be a bit closer to them in the standings this season.
During the 2013-14 season, the Heat were able to beat Charlotte in all four of their games against each other. Two of those games were pretty close, but Miami was able to win the other two by over 15 points.
Heat shooting guard Dwyane Wade has played in 29 games against the Hornets in his career and has averaged 20.8 points, 5.9 assists and 5.3 rebounds in those games. Small forward Luol Deng has been able to average 15.7 points and 5.8 rebounds per game against Charlotte in 29 career games, while big man Chris Bosh has scored 22.4 points with 8.8 rebounds per game in 33 games against them.
Hornets center Al Jefferson has averaged a double-double in his 20 games against the Heat by scoring 15.2 points per game and grabbing 10.3 boards per game against them. New shooting guard Lance Stephenson is averaging 9.1 points and 3.8 rebounds against Miami in his career, while point guard Kemba Walker has been able to score 15.8 points per game with 4.5 assists per game against them in 11 games.
Miami Heat Betting Trends
Miami Heat are 3-0-0 Against the Spread
Miami Heat are 3-0-0 against the Over/Under
Charlotte Hornets Betting Trends
Charlotte Hornets are 1-2-0 Against the Spread
Charlotte Hornets are 2-1-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
11/03/14 F Chris Andersen Ribs is downgraded to expected to miss Tuesday vs. Houston
11/03/14 F Danny Granger Hamstring "?" Tuesday vs. Houston
11/03/14 F Udonis Haslem Quad "?" Tuesday vs. Houston
11/03/14 F Michael Kidd-Gilchrist Ribs injured last game, "?" Tuesday vs. New Orleans
10/24/14 G Jeffery Taylor Legal problems out indefinitely
Guy's Pick: Take Miami
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