The Washington Wizards (11-10) head to the Barclays Center as they take on the Brooklyn Nets (11-11) on Wednesday evening. This is the second of four meetings between these two teams, as Brooklyn took the opener with a 128-86 victory on November 4th. The Nets are 10-12 against the spread so far. Meanwhile, Washington is 9-10-2 against the 2022 spread. Ben Simmons (knee) is out for the Nets, while Rui Hachimura (ankle) and Delon Wright (hamstring) are out for Washington.
Tip-off is scheduled for 7:30 PM ET at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Caesars Sportsbook lists the Nets as 5.5-point favorites in the latest Wizards vs. The plus/minus of the total points is set at 229.5. Before making any Wizards vs. Nets, you’ll want to check out the model’s NBA predictions at SportsLine.
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Now, the model has set its sights on Wizards vs. Nets. You can head over to SportsLine to see their picks. Here are several NBA betting lines for Nets vs. Wizards:
- Wizards vs Nets spread: Brooklyn -5.5
- Wizards vs. Nets Over-Under: 229 points
- Wizards vs Nets money line: Brooklyn -225, Washington +185
- WAS: Wizards are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games following an ATS win
- BK: Under is 5-1 in Nets last 6 home games
- Selections Wizards vs. Nets: Check out the picks at SportsLine
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Why the Nets can cover
Forward Kevin Durant is an ultra-aggressive offensive threat who can score a bucket from anywhere on the floor with ease thanks to his great ball-handling and exceptional jump shot. The 12-time All-Star is capable of playing in the paint and being an excellent shot blocker as well. Durant is averaging 30 points, 6.6 rebounds and 5.4 assists per game. On Monday, he dropped 45 points, seven rebounds and five assists.
Guard Kyrie Irving is a wonderful offensive talent who possesses exceptional handles and shooting ability. Duke product can sculpt anyone one to one without fear of paint. Irving brings a mix of skill, speed and instincts, and is averaging 24.5 points, 4.3 rebounds and 4.2 assists per contest.
Why the Wizards can cover
Center Kristaps Porzingis brings legitimate tools to the court as he has all the skills and mobility needed to make a consistent impact on the game. The 27-year-old is capable of being a serious rim protector while spacing the floor with his smooth bridge. He is averaging 21.4 points, 8.2 rebounds and 1.6 blocks per game. On Monday, Porzingis dropped a season-high 41 points to go along with four boards, three blocks and two steals.
Guard Monte Morris has excellent hands, instincts and playmaking ability. Morris has great court vision, scans the floor very well and uses his jump shot to score from the perimeter. The Iowa State product is averaging nine points, 3.7 rebounds and 5.2 assists per contest. On November 27, he finished with 16 points and eight dimes.
How to make Wizards vs Nets picks
SportsLine’s model leans on the total, projecting the teams to combine for 238 points. The model also says that one side of the spread occurs in almost 60% of the simulations. You can only get the pick at SportsLine.
So who wins Nets vs Wizards? And which side of the spread does it land in almost 60 percent of the simulations? Visit SportsLine now to find out which side of the spread you should jump on, all from the model who has crushed his NBA picks, and find out.