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January 22, 2018
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7:00 PM
701
702
Sacramento
at
Charlotte
Matchup
Home Over/Under
-9.5 -110
207.5 -110
-10 -110
212.5 -110
-10 -110
212.5 -110
-10 -110
212.5 -110
-10.5 -103
212.5 -110
 
7:30 PM
703
704
Utah
at
Atlanta
Matchup
Home Over/Under
2.5 -110
205 -110
2.5 -110
204.5 -110
2.5 -110
204.5 -110
2.5 -110
204.5 -110
2.5 -110
204.5 -110
 
8:00 PM
707
708
Miami
at
Houston
Matchup
Home Over/Under
-10.5 -110
216 -110
-10.5 -110
213 -110
-11 -110
213.5 -110
-11 -110
213.5 -110
-10.5 -110
213 -110
 
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8:00 PM
709
710
Philadelphia
at
Memphis
Matchup
Home Over/Under
2.5 -110
207.5 -110
3 -110
202.5 -110
3 -110
202.5 -110
3 -110
202.5 -110
3 -110
202.5 -110
 
8:00 PM
711
712
Phoenix
at
Milwaukee
Matchup
Home Over/Under
-3.5 -110
213.5 -110
-5.5 -110
215.5 -110
-5.5 -110
215.5 -110
-5.5 -110
215.5 -110
-5.5 -110
215.5 -110
 
8:00 PM
705
706
Chicago
at
New Orleans
Matchup
Home Over/Under
-6 -110
226.5 -110
-6.5 -110
226.5 -110
-6.5 -110
226 -110
-6.5 -110
226 -110
-6.5 -110
226 -110
 
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8:30 PM
713
714
Washington
at
Dallas
Matchup
Home Over/Under
1.5 -110
212.5 -110
2 -105
211.5 -107
2 -105
212 -110
2 -105
212 -110
2 -105
211.5 -107
 
9:00 PM
715
716
Portland
at
Denver
Matchup
Home Over/Under
-4.5 -110
212.5 -110
-3 -108
211 -108
-3 -115
210.5 -110
-3 -115
210.5 -110
-3 -108
211 -108
 
10:30 PM
717
718
Minnesota
at
L.A. Clippers
Matchup
Home Over/Under
3 -110
220 -110
-2 -107
221.5 -105
-2 -110
221.5 -110
-2 -110
221.5 -110
-2 -107
221.5 -105
 
ODDS EXPLANATION

The point spread - also called "the line" or "the spread" - is used as a margin to handicap the favorite team. For betting purposes, the oddsmaker predicts that the favored team will win by a certain number of points. This number of points is the point spread. The favorite is always indicated by a minus sign (e.g. -5.5) and the underdog by a plus sign (e.g.+5.5). If you bet on the favorite, you win your bet if the favorite wins AND their margin of victory is greater than the point spread. If you bet on the underdog, you win if the underdog wins, ties, or if the favored team wins but fails to exceed the point spread. It is standard for point spread bets in most sports that you wager $110 to win $100.

The point spread given in the table above is for the home team only. To see the odds for both teams, click on the matchup.

A money line, used in baseball and hockey, takes the place of a point spread. Money line betting is simply wagering on the contest based on a given price rather than a point spread. The team wagered on has to win the game outright, regardless of the score. The minus sign (e.g.-130) always indicates the favorite and the amount you must bet to win $100. The plus sign (e.g.+120) always indicates the underdog and the amount you win for every $100 bet. Using this example, therefore, you would bet $130 to win $100 on the favorite, while for the underdog you would bet $100 to win $120.

The over/under is the number of points oddsmakers expect will be the total score for the contest (both teams combined, overtime included). You bet on whether the total points scored will be more or less than this number. As with point spread bets, you must generally wager $110 to win $100.

Betting on a point spread or money line is sometimes called betting "sides" - that is, betting that one side or the other will be the winner - while betting the over/under is referred to as betting "totals".

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