Philadelphia 76ers(13-8) vs.Brooklyn Nets(8-12)
NBA: Sunday., Nov. 25, 2018, 5:00 PM ET @ Barclays Center
Spread: +3.5 Brooklyn Nets
Money Line: -165 Philadelphia 76ers/+145 Brooklyn Nets
Free NBA Pick Philadelphia 7ers vs. Chicago Bulls
The Philadelphia 76ers clash with the Brooklyn Nets this Sunday afternoon in their second of four games this regular season. The Brooklyn Nets walked away with a hard fought victory in their first match-up.
The Philadelphia 76ers are off to a rougher than expected start, albeit the expectations for them were pretty high to start the season. Since the Jimmy Butler Trade, the Philadelphia 76ers are starting to settle in this season. When the Philadelphia 76ers play well, they can beat any team in the NBA. The Philadelphia 76ers pulled off major a major win early in the season against the New Orleans Pelicans. Against the Pelicans, Joel Embiid had a monster performance and scored 31 points and grabbed 19 rebounds! The lineup of Jimmy Butler, Wilson Chandler, Joel Embiid, JJ Redick, and Ben Simmons is of the most formidable starting lineups in the NBA; even without Markelle Fultz. Joel Embiid is having his best regular season to date and is in MVP contention. Currently, he is averaging 27.9 PPG, 13.3 RPG, 3.5 AGP, and 2.0 BPG. And he is definitely showcasing that he is one of the best centers in the NBA. And It will be interesting to see whether or not the Nets have an answer for Joel Embiid tonight tonight. Most teams do not!
The Brooklyn Nets have some touch-and-go moments against good teams this season and are off to a rough start. The Brooklyn Nets were able to pull off upsets against the Nuggets, Heat, and 76ers. Thus far, D’Angelo Russell is having one of his best regular seasons and is really taken a leadership role on the Nets. However, for the Nets, it is a collective team effort and no one player seems to dominate; which can make them tougher to beat! Against the Nuggets, the Net’s bench was unstoppable and scored over 40 points. In most their wins, the Nets Bench has been a key factor. Thus far, the Net’s bench averaged over 45.9 PPG and is one of top 5 scoring benches in the NBA. If the Nets are going to Win tonight, they are going to need a collective team effort!
Free NBA Parlay Philadelphia 76ers Vs. Brooklyn Nets
The Philadelphia 76ers have 7 out of their last 10 games and on fire since the Jimmy Butler trade. Meanwhile, the Brooklyn Nets have lost their last 2 games and could really use a win tonight at home.The Nets barely won their last match-up with the Philadelphia 76ers. However, last season the Philadelphia 76ers won three out of four last games. Moreover, their match-up early in the season was against the Philadelphia 76ers without Jimmy Butler. The Philadelphia 76ers are tough match-up, offensively and defensively, for any team. Because the Philadelphia 76ers have so many great players, the Brooklyn Nets Knicks have many obstacles to overcome to win this game. If Joel Embiid play lights out, this could be an easy victory for the 76ers. Similarly, the Brooklyn Nets are a young, scrappy team and this could present a challenge to the 76ers offense. At Home, the Brooklyn Nets have been shown to be a formidable opponent. However, Philadelphia 76ers are 3-7 on the road and Brooklyn Nets really need a win tonight. The Brooklyn Nets should pull off an upset and walk away with a hard fought win!
Pick: Brooklyn Nets +3