NBA Recap from Nov 7: 8 Expected Wins, and 2 Upsets

SUMMARY: 2 Major Upsets, No Slight Upsets, 4 Easy Expected Wins

It was a night highlighted by favorites winning. The favored Thunder were given a 71% chance of winning when you adjust the money line to remove the juice. But their 95 to 86 victory was larger than expected. SportsLine's computer was correct on this game when it made the Thunder a good betting value with a 71% chance of winning. The New Orleans Pelicans also scored an easy 107 to 98 win over the Chicago Bulls. They were -745 on the moneyline. There were multiple underdogs that won games. The Philadelphia 76ers were +2.5 on the spread and ended up beating the Indiana Pacers by 6 points.

Stream basketball games and track your fantasy players with SlingTV

Visit Sportsline to get the latest lines, updated projections, best values, and picks from some of the top Vegas handicappers. We also have the best player projections for Season Long and Daily Fantasy players.

GAMEVEGAS EXPECTATIONPROJECTIONACTUAL
Thunder vs CavaliersOKC 111.5, CLE 105.0OKC 112.0, CLE 103.6OKC 95, CLE 86 Easy Expected win
Pistons vs MagicDET 108.0, ORL 105.0DET 109.4, ORL 105.8DET 103, ORL 96 Expected Win
Knicks vs HawksNY 113.2, ATL 111.8NY 114.0, ATL 106.5NY 112, ATL 107 Expected Win
Spurs vs HeatMIA 108.5, SA 107.0MIA 117.1, SA 108.4MIA 95, SA 88 Expected Win
76ers vs PacersIND 109.2, PHI 106.8IND 111.6, PHI 105.0PHI 100, IND 94 Major Upset
Nuggets vs GrizzliesDEN 103.5, MEM 100.0DEN 108.3, MEM 105.2MEM 89, DEN 87 Major Upset
Bulls vs PelicansNO 119.5, CHI 108.5NO 121.5, CHI 105.8NO 107, CHI 98 Easy Expected win
Mavericks vs JazzUTA 111.5, DAL 102.0UTA 112.4, DAL 105.3UTA 117, DAL 102 Easy Expected win
Raptors vs KingsTOR 121.0, SAC 112.0TOR 119.3, SAC 108.0TOR 114, SAC 105 Easy Expected win
Timberwolves vs LakersLAL 122.2, MIN 116.8LAL 116.2, MIN 113.5LAL 114, MIN 110 Expected Win
Watch Live NBA Games
Stream Live NBA Games on any device on Sling TV
Watch Now