Wizards vs Heat: Underdogs Seek Upset in High-Stakes Showdown!

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Washington Wizards

Wizards

10W-53L

Washington Wizards

March 10, 2024

06:00PM EST

Odds: 228.0 o/u

Heat

35W-28L

Miami Heat
Miami Heat

Alright hoop heads, buckle up for another wild ride in the NBA tonight. The Washington Wizards, with their less-than-stellar 10W-53L record, are swaggering into the Kaseya Center, ready to take on the 35W-28L Miami Heat. With tipoff set for 06:00PM EST, you can almost smell the popcorn popping and hear the squeak of sneakers on the court. Now, let’s talk numbers. The Wizards are a whopping 26.5 games back in the Eastern conference, while the Heat are nipping at the top spot, just 1.5 games back. Betting lines? We’ve got ’em. The over/under is sitting pretty at 228.0 with the Wizards line at 9.5, and the Heat line at -9.5. The Heat are looking to bounce back after a 100-107 loss against OKL on 03/08/24, while the Wizards are riding high off a 112-100 victory against CHA. So, grab your beer, place your bets, and let’s get ready for some basketball!

Game Breakdown

Game Time: March 10, 2024 06:00PM EST
Location: Kaseya Center, Miami

Vegas Odds

WAS ML MIA ML Over/Under Line
Open +380 -500 230.0 9.5/-9.5
Recent +275 -350 228.0 11.0/-11.0
Difference -105 +150 -2.0

Team Performance

was Team Logo
LAST 10
1W-9L
AWAY
6W-26L

26.7% Win Probability

mia Team Logo
LAST 10
7W-3L
HOME
17W-13L

73.3% Win Probability

Previous Matchups

Date Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 OT Final O/U ATS
02/02/24 Miami Heat MIA 31 25 31 23 110 Under
Washington Wizards WAS 33 26 15 28 102
11/03/23 Washington Wizards WAS 34 20 27 33 114 Over
Miami Heat MIA 34 26 41 20 121
04/07/23 Miami Heat MIA 23 28 20 37 108 Under
Washington Wizards WAS 26 27 36 25 114
11/25/22 Washington Wizards WAS 38 21 26 22 107 Under
Miami Heat MIA 28 28 29 25 110
11/23/22 Washington Wizards WAS 26 17 37 25 105 Under
Miami Heat MIA 28 32 23 30 113
11/18/22 Miami Heat MIA 31 38 19 16 2 106 Under
Washington Wizards WAS 33 24 24 23 3 107
02/07/22 Miami Heat MIA 39 21 31 30 121 Under
Washington Wizards WAS 24 29 17 30 100
12/28/21 Washington Wizards WAS 24 27 22 39 112 Over
Miami Heat MIA 38 27 26 28 119
11/20/21 Miami Heat MIA 25 18 32 25 100 Under
Washington Wizards WAS 26 15 30 32 103
11/18/21 Washington Wizards WAS 19 21 30 27 97 Under
Miami Heat MIA 21 26 36 29 112

Wizards Vs Over/Under

Heat Vs Over/Under

Starting Lineups

Wizards Notable Injuries

  • Marvin Bagley III (C): Avg: 11.4pts, 6.1reb, 1.2ast, 20.8 minutes. Last game: 03/04/24. Impact: 4.7
  • Patrick Baldwin Jr. (PF): Avg: 2.8pts, 2.2reb, 0.4ast, 7.6 minutes. Last game: 02/25/24. Impact: 1.2
  • Justin Champagnie (SG): Avg: 3.7pts, 0.3reb, 0.3ast, 5.5 minutes. Last game: 03/01/24. Impact: 0.9
  • Jules Bernard (SF): Avg: 1.4pts, 0.8reb, 0.6ast, 4.5 minutes. Last game: 03/01/24. Impact: 0.8

Heat Notable Injuries

  • Kevin Love (PF/C): Avg: 9.0pts, 6.2reb, 2.2ast, 17.4 minutes. Last game: 02/27/24. Impact: 3.3
  • Cole Swider (PF): Avg: 2.3pts, 0.4reb, 0.4ast, 5.0 minutes. Last game: 02/26/24. Impact: 0.4
  • Alondes Williams (PG): Avg: 0.0pts, 0.5reb, 0.0ast, 4.7 minutes. Last game: 02/26/24. Impact: 0.0

Top Player Props

This article, published more than 6 hours prior to game time, focuses exclusively on Over prop bets due to the propensity for NBA teams to make last-minute injury adjustments. For the most current prop bets, including any updates closer to tip-off, please refer to the link provided below the table.

Wizards Defense vs

Position Pts Reb Ast Overall vs NBA
C #12 #26 #27 #21 5.9%
PF #30 #26 #26 #30 16.6%
PG #18 #26 #11 #24 5.5%
SF #25 #10 #24 #18 2.6%
SG #26 #30 #27 #29 12.0%

Heat Defense vs

Position Pts Reb Ast Overall vs NBA
C #1 #4 #4 #1 -34.9%
PF #12 #14 #23 #13 -2.1%
PG #7 #11 #3 #3 -20.4%
SF #22 #14 #22 #19 3.6%
SG #15 #17 #17 #17 1.2%
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Team Comparison

Team Logo
Points per Game
114.4
110.9
Rebounds per Game
42.5
41.5
Assists per Game
28.9
26.6
Steals per Game
7.3
7.8
Blocks per Game
4.4
4.3
Shots per Game
96.2
85.3
3-Pointers Made per Game
13.4
12.9
2-Pt Percentage per Game
51.7
53.1
3-Pt Percentage per Game
35.2
39.7
Turnovers per Game
13.6
11.5
Fouls per Game
19.4
15.9

Recent Trends

  • Johnny Davis (SF): 3 Game Minutes avg dropped 32.2% to 11.1, 16.3 min average previous 3 games.
  • Richaun Holmes (C): 3 Game Minutes avg jumped 112.3% to 23.4, 11.0 min average previous 3 games.
  • Isaiah Livers (PF): 3 Game Minutes avg dropped 45.2% to 16.2, 29.7 min average previous 3 games.
  • Landry Shamet (PG/SG): 3 Game Minutes avg dropped 40.7% to 17.0, 28.7 min average previous 3 games.
  • The Wizards have a 3-game losing streak on the road. Overall, they are on a 1-game winning streak. The Heat have a 2-game winning streak at home. Overall, they are on a 2-game losing streak.

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