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(43-17) Golden State Warriors vs. Miami Heat (26-33)
Wednesday, February 27 finds the Golden State Warriors tipping off against the Miami Heat in their second and final meeting of this campaign. Golden State last played Monday in a win over the Charlotte Hornets 121-110. Meanwhile, the Miami Heat lost Monday to the Phoenix Suns 124-121.
Last year the Warriors swept the season series,and took the initial meeting in the 2018-19 campaign. The Warriors hold the all-time record having bested the Heat in 32 of 60 matches.
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Although the Warriors won their last match there remain some minor issues with the Dubs particularly on defense. Whether this is a real problem with the integration of DeMarcus Cousins or its simply due to the Warriors having little interest until the postseason arrives is yet to be determined.
Offensively there were no issues as all five starters reached double-digit scoring. DeMarcus Cousins and Draymond Green both registered double-doubles. Cousins collected his via the top points for the Dubs (24) and 11 rebounds while Green’s came via 14 points and 10 assists.
Jordan Bell missed the game in Charlotte due to illness and is presumed good to play on Wednesday in Miami. Damian Jones remains out recovering from surgery to repair a torn left pectoral muscle with a likely return date of May.
Six Heat players scored in double-digits with two Heat big men registering double-doubles. Hassan Whiteside led the scoring via his effort of 29 points and 11 rebounds. While Kelly Olynyk got a rare start and produced with 28 points and 10 rebounds.
Others who chipped in double figures were Dion Waiters (12 points) as well as reserves Bam Adebayo (14 points), Dwyane Wade (13 points) and Goran Dragic (10 points) who is finally healthy but entered off the bench.
Four Heat players are questionable for Wednesday. Derrick Jones Jr. (illness) and Justise Winslow (left knee soreness) have missed one and two games respectively but are expected to play Wednesday.
Rodney McGruder (bruised right knee) missed the last games and James Johnson (left AC shoulder sprain) are both questionable for the Warriors meeting on Wednesday.
NBA Betting Trends:
- Heat are 15-6 ATS in their last 21 Wed. games.
- Over is 9-4 in Heat last 13 home games.
- Warriors are 7-2-1 ATS in the last 10 meetings in Miami.
- Road team is 18-6-4 ATS in the last 28 meetings.
- Warriors are 8-2in last 10 head to head contests
- Heat are 6-3-1 ATS in their last 10 head to head meetings
- The over-under is 5-5 in team’s last 10 head to head matchups
Free Golden State Warriors vs. Miami Heat NBA Prediction
The Heat needs to win to stay in range of a playoff seed but to get there they’ll need to win at home where they struggle with an 11-18 record. Facing the reigning champions doesn’t bode well for Miami, but these are the games they tend to surprise in. Still, it’s hard to imagine them winning.
4* Free NBA Betting Pick: Heat plus points
Take the points but expect the Warriors to remain interested long enough to get the victory.
NBA Free Score Prediction: Warriors 111 – Heat 105
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