NBA Basketball Predictions


Below are our projections for all of the games in the NBA today. The NBA projections that we provide below are only at “Level 1” analysis (see more at our predictions disclaimer for details. Our proprietary algorithm takes a variety of factors into account that are all predictive in projecting a final score.

Today’s NBA Game Predictions – Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

Date Matchup Teams Lines – Updated 10/17 @ 10:03 am Odds to Win Score Prediction Total Points
10/17 Brooklyn vs Detroit Brooklyn
+195
+175
+190
30.5%
102.3
210.5
Detroit
-225
-210
-230
69.5%
108.1
10/17 Memphis vs Indiana Memphis
+220
+220
+230
15%
95.7
201.8
Indiana
-260
-260
-250
85%
106.0
10/17 Miami vs Orlando Miami
-140
-140
-135
60.5%
106.0
208.5
Orlando
+120
+120
+125
39.5%
102.5
10/17 Milwaukee vs Charlotte Milwaukee
-137
-145
-148
42.2%
103.4
209.4
Charlotte
+117
+125
+138
57.8%
106.0
10/17 Atlanta vs New York Atlanta
+140
+140
+135
40.8%
102.4
207.8
New York
-155
-160
-155
59.2%
105.3
10/17 Cleveland vs Toronto Cleveland
No Odds
+600
+660
16.2%
104.0
217.9
Toronto
No Odds
-1000
-840
83.8%
113.8
10/17 New Orleans vs Houston New Orleans
+277
+265
+255
31.7%
109.8
225.2
Houston
-332
-330
-310
68.3%
115.3
10/17 Minnesota vs San Antonio Minnesota
+113
+135
+130
38.9%
98.6
200.7
San Antonio
-133
-155
-150
61.1%
102.1
10/17 Utah vs Sacramento Utah
-430
-420
-385
68.3%
101.9
198.2
Sacramento
+360
+310
+345
31.7%
96.2
10/17 Denver vs LA Clippers Denver
-125
-125
-125
50%
105.8
211.7
LA Clippers
+105
+105
+105
50%
105.8
10/17 Dallas vs Phoenix Dallas
+100
-105
+103
53.7%
106.8
212.6
Phoenix
-120
-115
-113
46.3%
105.7

The odds listed above from the sportsbooks are current as of the time listed in the header of the table. The odds to win, score, and total points are all outputs from our formula.


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Tomorrow’s NBA Game Predictions – Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Date Matchup Notes/Line Mover Teams Odds to Win Score Prediction Total Points
10/18 Chicago vs Philadelphia Chicago Bulls Chicago
8.2%
101.4
216.0
Philadelphia 76ers Philadelphia
91.8%
114.5
10/18 Miami vs Washington Miami Heat Miami
37.5%
99.8
203.5
Washington Wizards Washington
62.5%
103.7
10/18 LA Lakers vs Portland Los Angeles Lakers LA Lakers
36.6%
104.8
213.9
Portland Trail Blazers Portland
63.4%
109.0

The projections for tomorrow’s games are subject to change as more information becomes available leading up to game time.

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NBA Basketball Prediction Results

2017-2018 Season: Straight Up: 847-433 (66.1%), Against The Spread: 610-620 (49.6%)
2016-2017 Season: Straight Up: 751-401 (65.2%), Against The Spread: 576-536 (51.8%)
2015-2016 Season: Straight Up: 883-385 (69.6%), Against The Spread: 605-621 (49.3%)
2014-2015 Season: Straight Up: 858-435 (66.4%), Against The Spread: 637-612 (51.0%)
2013-2014 Season: Straight Up: 855-436 (66.2%), Against The Spread: 582-591 (49.6%)

All of our historical results can be found at ThePredictionTracker. The above straight up and against the spread records for the NBA are entirely based on the record keeping of that web site.

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