Hoop Trends - Friday
February 22, 2013
By Vince Akins
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ATS TREND OF THE DAY:
-- The Mavericks are 11-0 ATS (6.7 ppg) since February 24, 2008 with at least one day of rest after a double digit win in which more than 75% of their baskets were assisted.
OU TREND OF THE DAY:
-- The Celtics are 0-11 OU (-12.5 ppg) since January 02, 2001 as a road favorite after a loss in which they had an assist to turnover ratio of at least two.
PLAYER TREND OF THE DAY:
-- The Bulls are 13-0 OU (12.1 ppg) since May 06, 2011 after winning the previous matchup at home in which Joakim Noah had a double double.
-- The Hawks are 13-0 OU (11.7 ppg) since March 02, 2012 after a loss at home in which Jeff Teague was not the Hawks’ high scorer.
-- The Magic are 7-0 OU (15.4 ppg) since December 23, 2012 after a loss in which Arron Afflalo was the Magic’s high scorer.
-- The Trailblazers are 0-9-1 ATS (-11.5 ppg) since February 14, 2012 after a loss in which Lamarcus Aldridge played more than 40 minutes.