Philadelphia 76ers vs Houston Rockets Prediction, Odds, Lines, Team Props – NBA, Dec. 5

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Dec 05, 2022, 4:30 PM
  • The 76ers (12-11) are -8.5 favorites vs. the Rockets (6-17)
  • Total (Over/Under): 221.5 points
  • Monday, December 5, 2022 at 8:00pm EST
  • Watch the game on SportsNet SW & NBCS-PH+

The Philadelphia 76ers visit Toyota Center to take on the Houston Rockets on Monday. Tipoff is scheduled for 8:00pm EST in Houston.

The 76ers are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -8.5 (-110).

The 76ers vs Rockets Over/Under is 222.5 total points for the game.

So far this NBA season, the 76ers are 13-10 against the spread, while the Rockets are 10-11 against the spread.


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76ers vs. Rockets Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Philadelphia 76ers-8.5 -110O 222.5 -110-350
Houston Rockets +8.5 -110U 222.5 -110+260

Rockets vs 76ers Prediction for Tonight’s Game:

Based on recent trends, the winning team model predicts the 76ers will win Monday‘s game with 67.1% confidence.

Based on recent against-the-spread (ATS) trends, the model predicts the 76ers will cover the spread for Monday‘s game with 55.5% confidence.

These predictions factor in up-to-date player injuries for both the 76ers and Rockets, plus recent team & player performances and defensive & offensive matchups over the last several NBA games.


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  • The Philadelphia 76ers have hit the 3Q Game Total Over in 31 of their last 41 games (+19.71 Units / 43% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia 76ers have covered the 4Q Spread in 36 of their last 59 games (+11.22 Units / 17% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia 76ers have hit the 4Q Moneyline in 37 of their last 59 games (+10.33 Units / 14% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia 76ers have hit the 1H Moneyline in 25 of their last 41 away games (+10.30 Units / 17% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia 76ers have hit the Team Total Over in 26 of their last 41 away games (+8.60 Units / 18% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have hit the 3Q Game Total Over in 48 of their last 79 games (+14.02 Units / 16% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have hit the 1Q Game Total Over in 13 of their last 15 games (+10.70 Units / 64% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have hit the Game Total Over in 47 of their last 81 games (+10.70 Units / 12% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have hit the 2Q Game Total Under in 13 of their last 16 games (+9.49 Units / 51% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have covered the 3Q Spread in 23 of their last 36 games (+9.34 Units / 24% ROI)

Against the spread this NBA season, the 76ers have gone 13-10 (+1.95 Units / 7.69% ROI).

  • 12-11 against the Moneyline (-6.95 Units / -16.49% ROI)
  • 10-13 against the Over for game total points (-4.3 Units / -17% ROI)
  • 13-10 against the Under for game total points (+2 Units / 7.91% ROI)

Against the spread this NBA season, the Rockets have gone 10-11 (-2.1 Units / -8.3% ROI).

  • 6-17 against the Moneyline (-3.8 Units / -16.52% ROI)
  • 12-11 against the Over for game total points (-0.1 Units / -0.4% ROI)
  • 11-12 against the Under for game total points (-2.2 Units / -8.7% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have only hit the 3Q Game Total Under in 33 of their last 83 games (-22.93 Units / -24% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have only hit the Moneyline in 12 of their last 59 games (-21.80 Units / -36% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have only covered the Spread in 30 of their last 78 games (-19.50 Units / -23% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have only covered the 1H Spread in 32 of their last 80 games (-19.30 Units / -22% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have only covered the 2Q Spread in 30 of their last 75 games (-19.30 Units / -23% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia 76ers have only hit the 3Q Game Total Under in 33 of their last 87 games (-28.04 Units / -28% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia 76ers have only hit the 2Q Moneyline in 45 of their last 93 games (-21.12 Units / -16% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia 76ers have only hit the 3Q Moneyline in 44 of their last 94 games (-20.45 Units / -16% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia 76ers have only hit the 1Q Moneyline in 48 of their last 94 games (-18.35 Units / -13% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia 76ers have only hit the 2H Moneyline in 24 of their last 53 games (-17.57 Units / -23% ROI)

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Philadelphia 76ers: Keys to the Game vs. the Houston Rockets

The 76ers are 16-4 (.800) when scoring 15 or more second chance points since the start of the 2021-22 season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: .539

The 76ers are 54-10 (.844) when shooting 40% or better from three since the start of the 2020-21 season — 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .731

The 76ers are 19-9 (.679) when allowing 12 or more offensive rebounds since the start of the 2021-22 season — 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .507

The 76ers are 31-24 (.564) when allowing 15 or more second chance points since the start of the 2020-21 season — 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .456

Houston Rockets: Keys to the Game vs. the Philadelphia 76ers

The Rockets are 14-56 (.197) when attempting 25 or more free throws since the start of the 2020-21 season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .549

The Rockets are 10-38 (.208) when attempting 25 or more free throws since the start of the 2021-22 season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .553

The Rockets are 5-64 (.072) when their eFG is 50% or worse since the start of the 2020-21 season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .224

The Rockets are 2-19 (.095) when allowing fewer than 10 second chance points since the start of the 2021-22 season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .542

Injury Report: Rockets vs. 76ersMonday‘s Game, Dec. 5

  • Jae’Sean Tate (Rockets): The Rockets announced that Tate will be re-evaluated in two to three weeks.
  • Jaden Springer (76ers): Springer is questionable for Monday’s (Dec. 5) game against Houston.
  • James Harden (76ers): Harden is questionable for Monday’s (Dec. 5) game against Houston.
  • Tyrese Maxey (76ers): Maxey is expected to miss three-to-four weeks according to Adrian Wojnarowski.
  • Georges Niang (76ers): Niang is questionable for Monday’s (Dec. 5) game against Houston.

Philadelphia 76ers Offensive Stats & Trends

The 76ers have a 30% free throw rate (2,035 free throw attempts/6,840 field goal attempts) on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — highest among NBA teams; League Avg: 25%

The 76ers have a 28% free throw rate (2,221 free throw attempts/7,814 field goal attempts) since the start of the 2021-22 season — tied for highest among NBA teams; League Avg: 25%

The 76ers have averaged 7.5 offensive rebounds per game (105 rebounds/14 games) this season — tied for 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 10.5

The 76ers have 24.4 free throw attempts per game since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for best among NBA teams; League Avg: 21.9

Houston Rockets Offensive Stats & Trends

The Rockets have an assist to turnover ratio of 1.3 (285 assists/ 221 TOs) this season — tied for lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 1.7

The Rockets have an assist to turnover ratio of 1.5 (3,913 assists/ 2,527 TOs) since the start of the 2020-21 season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 1.9

The Rockets have averaged 15.8 turnovers per game (1,373 turnovers/87 games) on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — highest among NBA teams; League Avg: 13.2

The Rockets have an assist to turnover ratio of 1.1 (52 assists/ 48 TOs) at home this season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 1.8

Philadelphia 76ers Defensive Stats & Trends

The 76ers have averaged 5.3 blocks per game (497 blocks/93 games) since the start of the 2021-22 season — 6th best among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.7

The 76ers have averaged 6.0 blocks per game (494 blocks/83 games) at home since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for best among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.9

The 76ers have averaged 31.5 defensive rebounds per game (441 rebounds/14 games) this season — 6th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 33.1

The 76ers have averaged 5.5 blocks per game (447 blocks/82 games) on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.7

Houston Rockets Defensive Stats & Trends

The Rockets have averaged 32.3 defensive rebounds per game (3,071 rebounds/95 games) since the start of the 2021-22 season — 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 33.8

The Rockets have averaged 32.7 defensive rebounds per game (5,465 rebounds/167 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.1

The Rockets have averaged 4.7 blocks per game (61 blocks/13 games) this season — 10th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 5.1

The Rockets have averaged 31.5 defensive rebounds per game (410 rebounds/13 games) this season — tied for 5th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 33.3


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