The Miami Heat will face the Houston Rockets at 7 p.m. ET on Friday at Toyota Center. Houston are 10-25 overall and 7-8 at home, while the Heat are 22-13 overall and 10-9 on the road. The Heat have won four straight games while the Rockets have lost five straight.
The Heat have won three of the last four meetings between the teams. Miami is favored by four points in the latest Rockets vs Heat odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 216.5. Before entering Heat vs. Rockets, you’ll want to see the model’s NBA predictions on SportsLine.
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Now the model has set their sights on Rockets vs. Heat. You can go to SportsLine to see his choices. Here are several NBA betting lines for Rockets vs Heat:
- Rockets vs. Heat Spread: Rockets +4
- Rockets vs Heat over-under: 216.5 points
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What you need to know about the Rockets
The Rockets lost to the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday 132-123 as the Rockets were outmaneuvered 15-7 to end the game. Jalen Green scored 24 points, tied for his second tallest this season. He had missed 15 of the previous 16 games with a hamstring injury.
Kevin Porter Jr. also returned on Tuesday and had 22 points and nine assists after missing 12 games with a thigh injury. Christian Wood had 22 points in addition to six boards, with Houston’s 123 points being a season-high in a loss. Jae’Sean Tate, DJ Augustin and Garrison Mathews (health and safety protocols) stepped out on Friday.
What you need to know about the heat
Meanwhile, Miami beat the Washington Wizards on Tuesday 119-112. Jimmy Butler nearly pulled off a triple-double with 25 points, 15 assists and eight rebounds. But he is listed as questionable for Friday’s game due to an ankle injury. Tyler Herro scored 32 points off the bench to set a new season high.
Duncan Robinson scored 26 points on Tuesday, including eight three-pointers. Robinson is one of Heat’s many players due to protocols with Kyle Lowry, Gabe Vincent, PJ Tucker, Dewayne Dedmon and Max Strus. In addition, Bam Adebayo (thumb) remains absent, as does Markieff Morris (neck).
How to make Heat vs Rockets choices
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