Hoop Trends - Sunday
March 17, 2013
By Vince Akins
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ATS TREND OF THE DAY:
-- The Timberwolves are 0-12 ATS (-11.0 ppg) since December 09, 1997 as a home dog off a loss in which they led at the end of each of the first three quarters.
OU TREND OF THE DAY:
-- The Raptors are 0-13 OU (-12.6 ppg) since December 19, 1996 at home with at least one day of rest after a win in which their opponent stole the ball at least twelve times.
PLAYER TREND OF THE DAY:
-- The Kings are 11-0 OU (18.0 ppg) since February 09, 2010 on the road after winning the previous matchup in which Tyreke Evans was not the Kings’ high scorer.
-- The Nets are 0-10-1 ATS (-9.2 ppg) since December 12, 2008 as a home favorite with at least one day of rest after a game in which they allowed at least 50% from the field.
-- The Hawks are 0-7-1 ATS (-8.8 ppg) since April 25, 2009 as a dog after losing the previous matchup at home in which Al Horford had a double double.
-- The Heat are 0-8 OU (-16.7 ppg) since March 23, 2011 on the road after winning the previous matchup on the road in which Chris Bosh was not the Heat’s high scorer.