The Philadelphia 76ers (45-22) will set out on a road game against the Cleveland Cavaliers (44-27) on Wednesday from the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. The Cleveland Cavaliers enter the contest sitting one position behind the third-seeded Philadelphia 76ers in fourth place in the Eastern Conference. This game should be a nail-biter! The Cleveland Cavaliers may have the home-court advantage, but if the Philadelphia 76ers can keep up their momentum from five straight wins it could change everything.
Cleveland Cavaliers VS Philadelphia 76ers Betting expert picks
Cleveland Cavaliers VS Philadelphia 76ers Moneyline
Bet on the Cleveland Cavaliers to win (2.10) on the moneyline.
Despite a dominant 104-120 victory against the Charlotte Hornets last time out, the Cleveland Cavaliers are the +110 home underdogs. They’ve gone 6-4 recently, including 4-1 in their last five at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. The Philadelphia 76ers hold the edge, with -130 odds on the moneyline implying there is a 57% probability this match will end in a road win. The visitors have been successful in seven out of the last ten games on the road, and their last game saw them beat the Washington Wizards 112-93.
Backing the Cleveland Cavaliers (+110) to win outright on the moneyline looks too good to pass up. The hosts were strong at the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse last season with a 24-18 record, and have won four of the last five home games.
Cleveland Cavaliers VS Philadelphia 76ers Spread
Bet on the Cleveland Cavaliers +2.0 (1.91) to cover the spread.
The Philadelphia 76ers are the 2-point road favorites. This matchup is expected to be a close one, with either side having the chance to edge out their opponent. The last five rounds between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Philadelphia 76ers have been rather one-sided, with an average winning margin of up to 11.0 points.
This season, the Cleveland Cavaliers have gone 38-31-2 ATS in all games. Their record at the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse is 21-12-2 ATS. Against teams from the Atlantic Division, the Cleveland Cavaliers have gone 20-11 ATS lately, averaging 99.2 points scored and 99.5 points allowed.
On the road, the Philadelphia 76ers have put together a 16-15 ATS record and are 39-28 ATS in all games. The Philadelphia 76ers have had success covering the spread in five of their last ten games. In Eastern Conference matchups, they ended up 50-54 ATS recently.
Cleveland Cavaliers VS Philadelphia 76ers Total
Go for Total over 220.0 (1.91) on the total at Ohio sports betting sites.
The previous ten matches in this series have resulted in an average of 218.4 points, so the total for the latest Cleveland Cavaliers and Philadelphia 76ers game is likely to be in the region of 218 to 222 points.
For this latest Cleveland Cavaliers-Philadelphia 76ers matchup, the oddsmakers have set the total line at 220.0. This is 3.4 points higher than the combined 216.6 points the two teams managed in their last five meetings.
The Cleveland Cavaliers are 35-35 O/U this season. In four of their last five games, the total went over. Against the total, the Cleveland Cavaliers have gone over in three of their past five home games. They are 7-3 O/U in the last ten overall.
The Philadelphia 76ers are 36-30 O/U against the total this season. Their record on the road is 17-13 O/U. The Philadelphia 76ers have been exceeding expectations recently as evidenced by their last five games, which averaged 247.6 points per game with three of them going over the total.
Cleveland Cavaliers VS Philadelphia 76ers Betting trends
- Moneyline (ML): Philadelphia 76ers (-130) | Cleveland Cavaliers (+110)
- Against the spread (ATS): Philadelphia 76ers -2.0 (-110) | Cleveland Cavaliers +2.0 (-110)
- Over/Under (O/U): 220.0 (-110) | (-110)
Cleveland Cavaliers Form
The Cleveland Cavaliers have been turning up the heat in their arena! The Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse has seen five wins over six games. The home team’s last match ended 120-104 against the Charlotte Hornets.
On average, the Cleveland Cavaliers are scoring 112.1 points in the NBA this season and 113.7 points when playing at the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. Defensively, the Cleveland Cavaliers have restricted opponents to 106.6 points per game on average and 104.6 points in their own arena.
Last year, the Cleveland Cavaliers failed to make it to the playoffs despite their Play-In Tournament appearance. This year though, they have made an impressive resurgence, placing fourth in the Eastern Conference standings and second in the Central Division.
Donovan Mitchell and Jarrett Allen are both set to miss the game.
Philadelphia 76ers Form
Recently, the Philadelphia 76ers have been on a roll, winning six out of seven games! They continued their impressive streak by beating the Washington Wizards 112-93 in their latest match.
The Philadelphia 76ers average 115.0 points per contest, putting them near the middle of the pack among NBA teams for most points. The Philadelphia 76ers defense is renowned for its rigidity, with an average of only 110.7 points being given up to their opponents in all fixtures and 112.5 on the road.
The Philadelphia 76ers are living up to their role as a genuine postseason contender. Last year, they made it to the Eastern Conference semi-finals. They have a 45-22 record for the current regular season, placing them second in the Atlantic Division and third in the Eastern Conference after 67 games.
The Philadelphia 76ers have no reported injury concerns ahead of their latest matchup.
Cleveland Cavaliers VS Philadelphia 76ers H2H history
The Philadelphia 76ers had the upper hand in the previous standoff with the Cleveland Cavaliers, winning by a 118-112 margin at the Wells Fargo Center on February 2023. The Philadelphia 76ers have a 8-2 record against the Cleveland Cavaliers from their last ten meetings. They have taken seven wins out of ten on the road.
While the Cleveland Cavaliers averaged 107.4 points, the Philadelphia 76ers performed an average of 111 points in their ten most recent head-to-head games.