Hoop Trends - Friday
March 22, 2013
By Vince Akins
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ATS TREND OF THE DAY:
-- The Thunder are 11-0-1 ATS (7.6 ppg) since November 22, 2008 on the road with at most one day of rest after a loss in which they scored more than 25% of their points from the free throw line.
OU TREND OF THE DAY:
-- The Lakers are 0-9-1 OU (-19.1 ppg) since February 17, 2009 as a favorite after a road loss in which they were outshot by at least 10 percent.
PLAYER TREND OF THE DAY:
-- The Trailblazers are 0-12 OU (-16.0 ppg) since March 21, 2010 on the road after a win in which Nicolas Batum shot worse than 33% from the field.
-- The Celtics are 10-0 ATS (8.2 ppg) since February 15, 2001 on the road with at least one day of rest after a road loss in which they controlled 40% or less of the available rebounds.
-- The Jazz are 10-0 OU (8.6 ppg) since February 25, 2009 after winning the previous matchup at home in which Paul Millsap was the Jazz’s high scorer.
-- The Grizzlies are 7-0 OU (13.7 ppg) since January 31, 2011 after a win in which Zach Randolph took more than 20 shots.