NBA Picks - 12/05/12

Last Updated: 8/19/2014 10:04 PM ET
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Against the Spread Picks (Based on Games Played 50,000 times - Print Table):
Rot Time (ET) ATS Pick Opponent Line Margin Win% ATS Calc Play
510 7:30 PM@DET GS -1 3.7 61.1 Calc --> [UTEOLP/9/8/-1/192.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
515 8:30 PMMIL @SA 8.5 -4.5 59.5 Calc --> [UTEOLP/15/24/-8.5/200.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
512 8:00 PM@NO LAL 4.5 -1.9 56.2 Calc --> [UTEOLP/13/3/4.5/195.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
514 8:00 PM@CLE CHI 3 -0.9 55.3 Calc --> [UTEOLP/4/5/3/184.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
521 10:30 PMDAL @LAC 8.5 -6.6 54.7 Calc --> [UTEOLP/6/12/-8.5/197.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
520 10:00 PM@SAC TOR -2.5 4.1 53.9 Calc --> [UTEOLP/28/23/-2.5/197/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
505 7:30 PMMIN @BOS 6 -4.6 53.3 Calc --> [UTEOLP/16/2/-6/190.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
507 7:30 PMDEN @ATL 2 -0.9 52.7 Calc --> [UTEOLP/7/1/-2/200/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
518 9:00 PM@UTA ORL -8 9.1 52.6 Calc --> [UTEOLP/19/26/-8/196.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
504 7:00 PM@CHA NY 7.5 -6.6 52.3 Calc --> [UTEOLP/18/5312/7.5/198/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
502 7:00 PM@IND POR -4 4.8 52.0 Calc --> [UTEOLP/22/11/-4/186.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]


Straight-Up Picks (Based on Games Played 50,000 times - Print Table):
Rot Time (ET) Favorite Opponent Points For Points Against Win% Play
518 9:00 PM@Uta Orl 101.5 92.5 76.7 [UTEOLP/19/26/-8/196.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
503 7:00 PMNY @Cha 98.3 91.7 70.7 [UTEOLP/18/5312/7.5/198/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
522 10:30 PM@LAC Dal 102.8 96.2 69.4 [UTEOLP/6/12/-8.5/197.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
502 7:00 PM@Ind Por 98.6 93.7 65.3 [UTEOLP/22/11/-4/186.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
506 7:30 PM@Bos Min 97.7 93.1 64.5 [UTEOLP/16/2/-6/190.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
516 8:30 PM@SA Mil 102.2 97.7 63.4 [UTEOLP/15/24/-8.5/200.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
520 10:00 PM@Sac Tor 98.7 94.6 62.8 [UTEOLP/28/23/-2.5/197/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
510 7:30 PM@Det GS 97.5 93.9 61.9 [UTEOLP/9/8/-1/192.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
511 8:00 PMLAL @NO 97.6 95.7 56.0 [UTEOLP/13/3/4.5/195.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
513 8:00 PMChi @Cle 93.2 92.3 52.9 [UTEOLP/4/5/3/184.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
508 7:30 PM@Atl Den 99.0 98.1 52.8 [UTEOLP/7/1/-2/200/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]


Over/Under Picks (Based on Games Played 50,000 times - Print Table):
Home Rot Time (ET) Matchup Line Total Points Pick Pick% Calc Play
504 7:00 PMNY @ CHA 198 189.9 Under 60.2 Calc --> [UTEOLP/18/5312/7.5/198/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
502 7:00 PMPOR @ IND 186.5 192.3 Over 57.7 Calc --> [UTEOLP/22/11/-4/186.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
520 10:00 PMTOR @ SAC 197 193.3 Under 54.6 Calc --> [UTEOLP/28/23/-2.5/197/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
508 7:30 PMDEN @ ATL 200 197.1 Under 53.7 Calc --> [UTEOLP/7/1/-2/200/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
518 9:00 PMORL @ UTA 196.5 194.0 Under 53.2 Calc --> [UTEOLP/19/26/-8/196.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
512 8:00 PMLAL @ NO 195.5 193.3 Under 52.8 Calc --> [UTEOLP/13/3/4.5/195.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
522 10:30 PMDAL @ LAC 197.5 198.9 Over 51.8 Calc --> [UTEOLP/6/12/-8.5/197.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
510 7:30 PMGS @ DET 192.5 191.4 Under 51.4 Calc --> [UTEOLP/9/8/-1/192.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
514 8:00 PMCHI @ CLE 184.5 185.5 Over 51.4 Calc --> [UTEOLP/4/5/3/184.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
516 8:30 PMMIL @ SA 200.5 199.9 Under 50.7 Calc --> [UTEOLP/15/24/-8.5/200.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]
506 7:30 PMMIN @ BOS 190.5 190.8 Over 50.3 Calc --> [UTEOLP/16/2/-6/190.5/4/False/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/-110/Play]

In the picks above, Margin, Points For, Points Against and Total Points are averages from 50,000 games played. The Win% ATS is the percentage of games in which the team picked covers the noted spread. Similarly, the Pick% in the Over/Under table is the percentage of time that the Over or Under pick covers the total. These values represent the Predictalator's confidence in the pick and are used in the Play Value Key and Calculator. With RL and O/U plays assumed to be -110, anything less than 52.38% confidence is not considered to be a worthwhile pick. To alter odds or to evaluate money-line plays, click on "Calc" and adjust the Odds in the Play Value Calculator. Clicking on the "Play" button will allow you to run that game through the Customizable Predictalator. An "Upset Watch" icon will appear next to games where we believe the underdog is more like than not to win outright. Picks will be updated as needed due to injury (up to one hour before game time).

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