The Washington Wizards face the Cleveland Cavaliers at 7 p.m. ET Thursday at Capital One Arena. Washington is 17-17 overall and 8-5 at home, while Cleveland is 20-14 overall and 10-7 on the road. The Cavaliers have lost two of their last three games while the Wizards have lost six of their last eight.
The Wizards have won four of the last five games between the teams. Washington is favored by three points in recent Wizards vs. Cavaliers from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 210. Before entering the Cavaliers vs. Wizards, you’ll want to see the model’s NBA predictions at SportsLine.
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Now the model has set her sights on Wizards vs. Cavaliers. You can go to SportsLine to see his choices. Here are several NBA betting lines for Cavaliers vs Wizards:
- Wizards vs. Cavaliers: Wizards -3
- Wizards vs Cavaliers over-under: 210 points
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What you should know about wizards
The Wizards lost to the Miami Heat on Tuesday 119-112. Spencer Dinwiddie dropped a double-double with 24 points and 11 assists in addition to seven rebounds while Kyle Kuzma had 22 points. The Wizards came out of a 28-point deficit in the third quarter, but couldn’t complete the comeback.
Bradley Beal and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (health and safety protocols) are questionable for Thursday’s game. Davis Bertans (non-COVID disease) is also questionable. Rui Hachimura, Montrezl Harrell, Thomas Bryant and Raul Neto are all on league health and safety protocols and stay on the sidelines. The Wizards, who rank 23rd in defensive efficiency, have allowed at least 100 points in 15 straight games.
What you need to know about the Cavaliers
The Cavaliers suffered a 108-104 loss to the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday. Cleveland was leading 39-20 at the end of the first quarter, but couldn’t hold onto the lead. Ricky Rubio almost hit a triple-double with 27 points, 13 boards and nine dimes, but suffered a knee injury ending the season late in the game.
Jarrett Allen (reconditioning) is out, as are Darius Garland and Cedi Osman due to protocols. Cleveland has the second-largest defense in the league in terms of defensive odds and points awarded. Veteran Kevin Love is enjoying a new season and his Player Effectiveness Index (PER) of 23.3 is the highest in his eight-year tenure at the Cavs.
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