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BASED ON Vegas consensus betting lines at 7:00 AM on 1/3/23.
M/L = MONEY LINE
ATS= AGAINST THE SPREAD FOR 2022-23 SEASON
OVER% IS PERCENTAGE OF GAMES FINISHED FOR 2022-23 SEASON
UNDER% IS PERCENTAGE OF GAMES FINISHED UNDER FOR 2022-23 SEASON
WIN% IS THE CALCULATED WIN PERCENTAGE FROM THE VEGAS MONEY LINES.
DIFFERENCES ARE THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE VEGAS LINES AND OUR LINES FROM THE PICK.
POSSIBLES BETS ARE BETS THAT FIT RANKED IN ORDER OF LIKELYHOOD.
***NBR: NO BET RECOMMENDED***

BET GRADING SCALE:
(5*) 70%+ LIKELYHOOD
(4*) 60.0 TO 69.9% LIKELYHOOD
(3*) 55.0 TO 59.9% LIKELYHOOD
(2*) 50.0 TO 54.9% LIKELYHOOD
(1*) LESS THAN 50% LIKELYHOOD

team abbreviations: NBA team abbreviations

GAME 1

BOS (26-11) AT OKC (15-21)
M/L: BOS (-350), OKC (+280)
VEGAS LINES: BOS -8.5, 226 O/U
DIFFERENCES: SPREAD 0.5 O/U 11
BOS: 57% ATS, 51% OVER, 49% UNDER
OKC: 58% ATS, 56% OVER, 44% UNDER
WIN%: BOS: 74.7%
OUR PICK: 123-114 BOS

POSSIBLE BETS: BOS -8.5 (57%) (3*) OR OVER (53.5%) (2*)

GAME 2

WAS(17-21) AT MIL(23-13)
M/L: WAS(+260), MIL (-350)
VEGAS LINES: MIL -8.5, 235.5 O/U
DIFFERENCES: SPREAD 3.5 O/U 6.5
WAS: 49% ATS, 46% OVER, 54% UNDER
MIL: 53% ATS, 53% OVER, 47% UNDER
WIN%: MIL: 73.7%
OUR PICK: 117-112 MIL

POSSIBLE BETS: OVER (50.5%) (2*)

GAME 3

SAC(19-16) AT UTA(19-20)
M/L: SAC (+115), UTA(-140)
VEGAS LINES: UTA -2.5, 242.5 O/U
DIFFERENCES: SPREAD 1.5 O/U 3.5
SAC: 54% ATS, 47% OVER, 53% UNDER
UTA: 54% ATS, 55% OVER, 45% UNDER
WIN%: UTA 55.6%
OUR PICK: 120-119 UTA

POSSIBLE BETS: UTA ON ML (-140) (55.6%) (3*) OR SAC +2.5 (54%) (2*)