Hoop Trends - Sunday
March 3, 2013
By Vince Akins
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ATS TREND OF THE DAY:
-- The Bobcats are 10-0 ATS (7.4 ppg) since April 10, 2005 as a dog with at least one day of rest after a road loss in which they shot less than 35% from the field.
OU TREND OF THE DAY:
-- The Wizards are 0-11 OU (-11.8 ppg) since December 14, 2009 with at most one day of rest off a home loss in which they led at the end of the third quarter.
PLAYER TREND OF THE DAY:
-- The Clippers are 10-0 OU (9.3 ppg) since January 20, 2012 at home after Blake Griffin had a double double the last two games.
-- The Rockets are 0-10 OU (-23.2 ppg) since November 22, 2006 at home with at most one day of rest after a game on the road after a win in which they made fewer baskets than their opponent.
-- The Hawks are 0-8-1 ATS (-3.7 ppg) since December 14, 2007 on the road after Josh Smith decreased his scoring by at least 15 points over their past two games.
-- The Kings are 0-7 ATS (-11.6 ppg) since December 18, 2009 as a favorite after winning the previous matchup in which Tyreke Evans was not the Kings’ high scorer.