Hollywood Sports' OVER/UNDER SITUATIONAL SPECIAL: Frank Sawyer's Hollywood Sports lost a couple of tough ones on Tuesday as both Miami and Memphis won straight-up but failed to cover the spread. Frank remains on a SIZZLING 28-16 (64%) NBA run and he BOUNCES-BACK with a SUPER O/U SITUATION supported by a COMMANDING 47-14 combined angle. CA$H IT IN!
Game: Oklahoma City Thunder at Miami Heat Apr 4 2012 8:05PM
Grade: Winner (100)
Reason: At 8:00 PM EST on Wednesday, we will be playing Under the Total in the game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Miami Heat. Miami (38-14) has now won three of their last four games after their 99-93 win versus Philadelphia last night -- and they have played 5 of their last 6 games Under the Total following a straight-up victory. The Heat have also now played 13 of their last 17 home games Under the Total as a favorite. And while the Thunder are 17-8 on the road this season, Miami has played 5 straight home games Under the Total against teams with a winning record on the road.
Oklahoma City (40-13) saw their six game winning streak snapped on Tuesday with their 94-88 loss to Memphis -- and the Thunder have played 9 of their last 13 games Under the Total after a straight-up loss. Oklahoma City has also seen the Under go 5-2-1 in their last 8 games as an underdog of under five points. Additionally, the Thunder have played 4 of their last 5 road games Under the Total. And while the Heat are a decisive 22-2 at home this season, the Thunder have played 6 of their last 8 road games Under the Total against teams with a winning percentage over 60% on their home court. Together, these team trends produce our specific 47-14-1 combined angle for this situation. Lastly, the Under is supported by a situational angle that has been 62% effective since 1996. In games played in April with the Total set in the 190-199.5 range between two teams with a winning record, these games finished Under the Total in 163 of the last 263 situations where these conditions applied. 20* NBA Over/Under Situational Special with Under the Total in the game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Miami Heat. Best of luck for us -- Frank.