Cavs Look to Start 4-0
The Houston Rockets and the Cleveland Cavaliers will both be battle on Tuesday evening at Quicken Loans Arena. The game has an early 6-pm EST start.
Oddsmakers currently have the Cavaliers listed as 9½-point favorites versus the Houston Rockets. The game’s total is sitting at 216.
Cleveland won its last outing, a 105-99 result against the Orlando Magic on October 29. The Cavaliers failed to cover in that game as a -11-point favorite, while the 204 combined points took the game PUSH the total. Kyrie Irving looks like he is ready to lead the Cavs in scoring this season. He led them in scoring throughout most of the postseason until James overtook him with his magnificent close to the Finals.
Houston was a 93-92 winner in its last match at home against the Dallas Mavericks. They failed to cover the -4.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 185 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. The Rockets sharpshooter Ryan Anderson is off to a slow start from behind the 3-point line. In his first season in Houston, Anderson is only 3 of 10 from deep,
Stats and Matchups
Team record: 2-1 SU,1-2 ATS
Houston is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Houston’s last 6 games
Houston is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Team record: 3-0 SU,2-1 ATS
Current Streak: won 3 straight games.
Cleveland is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Cleveland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Cleveland is 9-2 ATS in its last 11 games at home
Houston at New York Wednesday, November 2
Cleveland home to Boston Thursday, November 3
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