NBA Basketball Predictions

Updated

Upcoming Games for January 17, 2021

TimeTeamsWinBest
Line
PointsTotal
Points
Best
O/U

Bet Value

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New York Knicks (5-8)
Boston Celtics (8-3)
44.4%
55.6%
+272
-310
+260
-300
104.6
106.8
211.4
o212-110
u212½-109
o212-110
u212½-110
Overall Bet Value Active
Overall Bet Value Active
PostponedCleveland Cavaliers (6-7)
Washington Wizards (3-8)
43.0%
57.0%


111.3
114.0
225.3


Chicago Bulls (4-8)
Dallas Mavericks (6-5)
38.8%
61.2%
+252
-290
+250
-300
114.4
118.1
232.6
o227-109
u227-109
o226½-110
u227-110
Overall Bet Value Active
Philadelphia 76ers (9-4)
Oklahoma City Thunder (6-6)
44.3%
55.7%
-148
+130
-150
+130
107.4
109.6
217.0
o219½-109
u219½-109
o219½-110
u219½-110
Overall Bet Value Active
Overall Bet Value Active
Utah Jazz (8-4)
Denver Nuggets (6-6)
59.2%
40.8%
+105
-115
-100
-117
114.5
111.3
225.8
o219-110
u219½-109
o219½-110
u221-110
New Orleans Pelicans (4-7)
Sacramento Kings (5-8)
48.3%
51.7%
-130
+110
-125
+110
113.5
114.2
227.7
o227-109
u227½-110
o227-110
u229-110
Volatility Bet Value Active
Indiana Pacers (8-4)
Los Angeles Clippers (9-4)
26.7%
73.3%
+205
-240
+200
-230
108.6
115.8
224.4
o222½-109
u222½-109
o222-110
u222½-110
Games for Jan 16, 2021

Completed Games

TimeTeamsWinBest
Line
Final
Points
Sportsbook
Log Loss
DRatings
Log Loss
Atlanta Hawks
Portland Trail Blazers
23.0%
77.0%
+170
-184
+175
-190
106
112
-0.45213-0.44150-0.26130
Detroit Pistons
Miami Heat
42.9%
57.1%
+192
-210
+208
-210
120
100
-1.09127-1.12701-0.84632
Philadelphia 76ers
Memphis Grizzlies
48.6%
51.4%
+110
-125
+110
-125
104
106
-0.61904-0.61904-0.66592
Charlotte Hornets
Toronto Raptors
30.2%
69.8%
+225
-255
+245
-270
113
116
-0.35652-0.33448-0.35895
Orlando Magic
Brooklyn Nets
22.9%
77.1%
+371
-435
+380
-440
115
122
-0.23200-0.22768-0.26026
Houston Rockets
San Antonio Spurs
27.7%
72.3%
+250
-285
+260
-280
91
103
-0.32640-0.31990-0.32372
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Season Prediction Results

 GamesRecord (Pct)No PickLog Loss+/-
Sportsbooks65-1 (0.833)0-0.51289 
Sportsbooks65-1 (0.833)0-0.51160 
DRatings65-1 (0.833)0-0.45274
0.06015
0.05886

Predictions Methodology

The projections for all the NBA games that we provide above are at “Level 3” (see more at our predictions disclaimer for details). Our proprietary algorithm takes a variety of factors into account that are all predictive in projecting the winner and score of the game.

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