The 19-38 Sacramento Kings will travel to play the 40-14 Miami Heat in an NBA pro basketball game on Tuesday night. Tip off time from Miami is scheduled for 7:30PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by NBA League Pass Channel.
The odds from this NBA pro basketball game has the home team Miami Heat favored by -15 ½ points with an over under line of 210 ½ points. There has been no line movement since the odds came out a few hours ago.
The teams met back on January 12th with the Heat blowing out Sacramento 128-99 as a -7 ½ point road favorite. The game landed over 203 ½ points.
Sacramento has a road record of 5-25. The Kings have lost five straight games. They come off the 110-95 road defeat on Sunday to the New Orleans Hornets as a +7 point underdog. The game landed over 204 ½ points. The Kings shot 42.2% from the floor in the loss along with 12 of 19 from three. They allowed the Hornets 50.6% shooting and had eight less rebounds than New Orleans. John Salmons had 18 points along with three assists in the loss. The Kings rank as one of the worst defensive teams in the NBA. They are 30th and last in points allowed and 29th and second to last in defensive field goal percentage. Sacramento allows 104.3 points a game along with 46.9% shooting to opponents.
The Heat is 24-3 on their home court. They nearly blow a huge lead in a 109-105 home win on Sunday to the Cleveland Cavaliers as a -12 ½ point betting favorite. It was the teams 11th straight win. It was Miami’s fourth game in five nights and was forced to travel home off a win on Sunday night at Philadelphia. The Heat shot 52% from the floor and made 12 of 19 from three. Miami blew a 22 point lead and fell behind after three quarters. They allowed 50% shooting to the Cavaliers. LeBron James had 28 points and 8 assists on 10 of 19 shooting. The Heat average 107.4 points a game, 51.1% shooting and 41.3% from the three point line at home this season.