GoodFellas NBA Notes Sunday, January 18th, 2009

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GoodFellas NBA Notes Sunday, January 18th, 2009

Phoenix @ Toronto

-Suns 3rd game in 4 days & it's their 1st game of a 6 game East coast road trip-

-Suns have lost their last 2 games (AT Denver & then to TWolves at home on Friday) & they play AT Boston tomorrow night, so maybe a little look ahead & the fact that they are playing at this funky early start time that gives the hometown Raptors the edge, as they are use to this time slot for their Sunday home games-

-Suns lead the league in FG% at 49.8%-

-Suns are 8-4 SU & 5-7 ATS vs the Eastern Conference this season-

-Suns are 1-4 ATS over thei L/5 road games-

-Suns are 5-0 SU & 4-1 ATS in their L/5 games vs Toronto-

-Toronto has lost 4 games in a row & have allowed their opponent to score 100 pts or more in 3 straight-

-Toronto starting PG Jose Calderon is still out & the team committed 20 turnovers last game without him-

-Toronto allows the 2nd most 3 pt FG's against them this season at 8 per game.-

-Toronto is 5-11 SU & 5-10-1 ATS vs the Western Conference this season-

-The total has gone OVER in 8 of the Suns last 9 road games-

-The total has gone UNDER in 7 of the last 10 home games for Toronto-

Miami @ Oklahoma City

-Miami is on the 2nd day of a back to back, as they lost to Houston last night-

-Miami is just 2-5-1 ATS in back to back spots this year-

-Miami is playing in its 7th and final game of a grueling 11 day 7 game road trip tonight-

-Miami plays Boston at home in their next game on Wednesday-

-Miami is allowing 105 ppg, 46% FG & 41% 3 pt FG over their L/5 games-

-Oklahoma City is allowing 94 ppg, 43%FG &27% 3pt FG over their L/5 games-

-Oklahoma City is coming into tonights game off back to back double digit wins over playoff caliber teams in, Utah & Detroit & this is their 1st  2 game winning streak of the season-

-5 of Oklahoma City's 8 wins on the season, have come in the last 9 days-

-Oklahoma City is 9-1 ATS L/10 games & 13-2 ATS over their L/15 games-

-Oklahoma City is 11-1 ATS vs the Eastern Conference this season-

-F Kevin Durant is averaging 26.8ppg over his last 5 games-

 

 

 

  • Thanks Joe, & I have made a play on Oklahoma City tonight.

  • Good stuff, GF. I like the insight you provide on the games

  • Thanks for the comment umfottball, I appreciate that...& I have a very strong lean to Ok City tonight, and most likely will have a play on them posted later today.

  • Thanks again for all the time you put in to your work.