Brooklyn Nets vs Philadelphia 76ers NBA Odds and Predictions
The weekday of the NBA has a champion side take on another top side battling it out for the top spot in the Eastern conference. On Wednesday night, Philadelphia 76ers have setup a regular season clash against Brooklyn Nets at the Wells Fargo Center.
The visitors are on a roll with 7 wins in the last 10 games, putting them in a comfortable position while the 76ers are slightly off their A game going into this game. The head-to-head as well as the general perception implies a formidable advantage to the 76ers with the visitors requiring a major effort to post a victory on Wednesday.
Both Brooklyn Nets and Philadelphia 76ers have lost 17 games this season. However, the 76ers have played one game more than Nets and have won a total of 37 games and Nets have won 36 games. 76ers is currently on a 2 game win streak while Nets lost their last game.The latest Brooklyn Nets vs Philadelphia 76ers NBA Odds and Predictions will be updated on 14th April.
Brooklyn Nets vs Philadelphia 76ers NBA Odds and Predictions: Recent form
The 76ers are elated to remain as one of the front runners for the final glory with the side remaining in the top 2 position in the table. They have so far achieved 37 triumphs and have suffered 17 losses with a win-loss ratio of 0.685.
In their March campaign, they were on a 6-match winning streak and a 4-match winning streak on separate occasions. But a little hiccup at the end of the month meant that the Nets were breathing down their neck. In their last five outings, they have secured victories against Mavericks, Thunder and Celtics as opposed to defeats against Pelicans and Grizzlies.
The Brooklyn Nets are considered to be the hot favorites to grab the title this time around after managing to put up a strong team this time around. Even though started a little slowly than others, they were on a blitzkrieg in January and February that helped them cling on to the top spot in the table.
Their March journey was a little bumpy with 10 wins and 3 losses with the side desperate to get back to the pinnacle. They have recently achieved victories against Pelicans, Knicks, Hornets and Rockets but a loss to Lakers have bummed them out with a good opportunity on Wednesday night.
Brooklyn Nets vs Philadelphia 76ers NBA Odds and Predictions: Head-to-head
Regular season (202 games): 76ers – 117 wins, Nets – 85 wins.
Playoffs (12 games): 76ers – 8 wins, Nets – 4 wins.
Previous meeting: 76ers won 124-108 on 6th February 2021 in a regular season fixture.
Brooklyn Nets vs Philadelphia 76ers NBA Odds and Predictions: Players to Watch
Joel Embiid has always picked up from where he went with an average of 29.4 points and 3.1 assists per game. He amassed 36 points against Mavericks in the last game.
The arrival of Furkan Korkmaz has added some extra power and confidence in the side with the shooting guard having 3-point conversion of 36.5%.
Tobias Harris was slightly underwhelming as he gave away 10 points and assisted on 4 occasions. He has the second-best efficiency rating of 17.82 in the squad.
Danny Green who plays as the center and power forward has a field goal percentage of 42.2 and a free throw percentage of 72.4.
Kyrie Irving has shouldered the responsibility extremely well but was slightly off his mark with just 18 points in 21 minutes.
The return of Kevin Durant has done a world of good for his side with the power forward averaging 28.1 points per game. He topped the charts with 22 points and 5 assists in his last appearance.
Joe Harris has been one of the few players who has played all the games for the Nets this season. He gave away 6 points and 4 rebounds in his last outing.
Jeff Green needs to do better than 10.2 points per game for the side to succeed in the coming games. LaMarcus Albridge has been flamboyant throughout this season with a rating of 15.80.
Brooklyn Nets vs Philadelphia 76ers NBA Odds and Predictions: Predicted Winner
The Philadelphia 76ers have done a tidy job so far with the Brooklyn Nets looking to maintain their 2nd spot in the points table. This is quite reflective in the outright predictions provided by platforms like Oddschecker and SMarkets who have placed the Nets as the top favorites while the 76ers are the 6th favorites to win the title.
According to FiveThirtyEight, the Philadelphia based side have a huge chance of 71% to secure a win with the visiting team requiring something extraordinary to stand a chance.