|2013 NBA Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, January 24|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 24 January 2013 06:00|
Thursday's NBA Odds
(TheSpread) – The NBA Schedule for Thursday features just three games. Here is a look at the odds and over/under totals for each game taking place on the day.
The featured game of the night has the Boston Celtics hosting the New York Knicks at 8PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Knicks are a slight favorite on the road, as they have odds of -1 points against the Celtics. The over/under total has been set at 188 points. New York is 25-14 on the season, 11-8 on the road and 20-18-1 against the spread. Boston is 20-21 on the season, 13-8 at home and 14-24-3 against the spread. Boston has won three of the last four in this series and covered the spread in five of the last seven meetings.
The other featured game on the night has the Phoenix Suns hosting the Los Angeles Clippers at 10:30PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Clippers are the road favorite in this game, as they have odds of -7 points against the Suns. The over/under total for the game has been set at 193 points. Los Angeles is 32-11 overall, 13-6 on the road and 25-18 against the spread. Phoenix is 13-28 overall, 10-11 at home and 16-23-2 against the spread. The Clippers have won and covered in three of the last four against the Suns.
For odds and point totals for each of Thursday’s games, see below.
2013 NBA Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, January 24
501 Toronto Raptors +3.5 (197.5)
502 Orlando Magic -3.5
503 New York Knicks -1 (188)
504 Boston Celtics +1
505 Los Angeles Clippers -7 (193)
506 Phoenix Suns +7