Today’s NBA Prop Bets – first four Saturday evening games

On Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021, the first four NBA games are Hawks-Cavaliers, Heat-Pacers, Mavericks-Raptors and Pelicans-Timberwolves; today’s NBA prop bets are viewable below. Saturday’s game props were retrieved from BetOnline. The full game-props list for today’s contests can be read right here. Unfortunately, only margin-of-victory props are available.

Atlanta Hawks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers game props

Start time: 6 p.m. ET

TV channels: Bally Sports Ohio, Bally Sports Southeast, NBA League Pass

Point spread: Hawks -7.5 (-110)

Furthermore, the Hawks are entering their second regular season game of the 2021-22 season as 7.5-point favorites. Oddsmakers are giving the Hawks +1800 odds of defeating the Cavaliers by 17 to 20 points. While a blowout victory for Atlanta is an unlikely scenario, Cleveland also possesses +1600 odds of winning by the same point margin as well.

Based on the available odds, gamblers are expecting either the Cavs or the Hawks to win by just a couple of baskets. Cleveland has +550 odds of winning by three to six points, whereas Atlanta has +600 odds of winning by the same amount of points.

Miami Heat vs. Indiana Pacers game props

NBA Prop Bets for Saturday games

Start time: 7 p.m. ET

TV channels: Bally Sports Indiana, Bally Sports Midwest, Bally Sports Sun, NBA TV, NBA League Pass

Point spread: Heat -3.5 (-110)

As bettors can see above, oddsmakers are giving the Pacers low odds of blowing out the Heat. This is logical, though, considering they are entering today’s game as a 3.5-point underdog. Additionally, the Heat are projected to win by 3.5 points.

They possess favorable +500 odds of defeating Indiana by three to six points. However, some gamblers are picking the Pacers to upset Miami. Indiana has +1000 odds of winning by one or two points. If you want to make bank, don’t always follow the crowd. Learn to take risks.

Mavericks vs. Raptors game props

NBA Prop Bets on Saturday

Start time: 7:30 p.m. ET

TV channels: Bally Sports New Orleans, Bally Sports Oklahoma, Bally Sports Southwest, ESPN2, NBA League Pass, TSN

Point spread: Mavericks -3.5 (-110)

Moreover, leading into this matchup, the Mavericks are 3.5-point favorites versus the Raptors. Oddsmakers are not anticipating a blowout by either team today. So, it could happen. Playing scared will not win bettors a lot of money. Toronto has +2200 odds of winning with between 17 to 20 points.

Likewise, they have the same odds of winning by 14 to 16 points. Plus, the Mavs have +1000 odds of defeating the Raptors by seven to nine points. Since Dallas is the favorite, they have the highest probability of winning by three to six points, with +500 odds.

New Orleans Pelicans vs. Minnesota Timberwolves game props

NBA Prop Bets on Saturday

Start time: 8 p.m. ET

TV channels: Bally Sports Arizona, Bally Sports Midwest, Bally Sports New Orleans, Bally Sports Southwest, NBA League Pass

Point spread: Timberwolves -6.5 (-110)

Lastly, the Timberwolves are 6.5-point favorites versus the Pelicans. New Orleans has unfavorable odds of winning by 17 points or more. They have +2800 odds of winning by 21 points or more, and the team possesses +3300 odds of winning by 17 to 20 points.

The Pelicans lost their home opener 117-97 against the 76ers. Then, they lost 128-112 versus the Bulls. Since they’re 0-2 to start the 2021-22 regular season, it is unlikely the team will have a 20-point victory anytime soon. As for the Timberwolves, they have +450 odds of winning by three to six points. Other NBA prop bets articles are on the main page of Basketball Insiders.

Published at Sat, 23 Oct 2021 15:02:57 +0000

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