Portland Trail Blazers vs. Houston Rockets NBA Betting Preview, Lines, Odds, Insights & Trends for May 10, 2021

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BetMGM Sep 07, 2021, 3:05 PM

The Houston Rockets (16-52) will look to stop a five-game losing streak when they visit the Portland Trail Blazers (39-29) on Monday, May 10, 2021 at Moda Center as big, 14-point underdogs. The contest airs at 10:00 PM ET on NBCS-NW. The matchup's over/under is 238.5.

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Trail Blazers vs Rockets Betting Information
FavoriteSpreadFavorite Spread OddsUnderdog Spread OddsTotalOver Total OddsUnder Total Odds
Trail Blazers-14-110-110238.5-115-105

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Point Total Insights

  • Portland and its opponents have gone over Monday's 238.5 total in 24 out of 68 games (35.3%) this year.
  • In 23.5% of Houston's games this season (16 of 68), the total points scored was higher than Monday's 238.5-point over/under.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 224 points per game, 14.5 points fewer than the point total of 238.5 for this game.
  • These two teams surrender a combined 230.5 points per game, 8.0 points less than this contest's over/under.
  • On average, the over/under in Trail Blazers games is 8.6 points fewer than the over/under of 238.5 points in this contest.
  • The over/under for this matchup is 14.0 points more than the average over/under in Rockets' games this season (224.5 points).

Trail Blazers Betting Data

  • Portland has a 35-31 record against the spread this season.
  • The Trail Blazers have fared well as a 14-point favorite, going 4-1 against the spread when favored by at least 14 points.
  • Portland usually hits the over, breaking the point total in 36 of 66 games (54.5%).

Trail Blazers Key Players

  • Damian Lillard leads the Trail Blazers in scoring (28.6 points per game) and assisting (7.6 assists per game).
  • Portland's rebounding leader is Enes Kanter, who averages 11.1 per game.
  • Lillard hits 4.1 threes per game to lead the Trail Blazers.
  • Robert Covington averages 1.4 steals and 1.2 blocks per game. Both numbers are team-highs for Portland.

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Trail Blazers Last 10 Games

Trail Blazers Last Five Games
DateOpponentResultFavoredPlayed AsSpreadTotalTrail Blazers MoneylineOpponent MoneylineGame TypeCoveredOver/Under
5/8/2021Spurs124-102 PORYesHome-13.5222.5-1400825Regular SeasonYesOver
5/7/2021Lakers106-101 PORYesHome-7.5223.5-400310Regular SeasonNoUnder
5/5/2021Cavaliers141-105 PORYesAway-23.5239.5-100003300Regular SeasonYesOver
5/3/2021Hawks123-114 ATLNoAway+8.5249.5340-450Regular SeasonNoUnder
5/2/2021Celtics129-119 PORYesAway-3.5252.5--Regular SeasonYesUnder
Overall RecordATS RecordO/U/PAVG TotalAVG Pts ScoredAVG Pts AllowedAVG Reb. Margin3Pt %
7-37-36-4-0237.6124.6113+5.537.4%

Trail Blazers Injuries

Trail Blazers:Carmelo Anthony: Day To Day (Ankle),Zach Collins: Out For Season (Ankle)

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Rockets Betting Data

  • Houston has a losing record against the spread, going 24-38 ATS (covering just 38.7% of the time).
  • In most of Houston's games this year, the teams have not hit the over (30 out of 62 games, 48.4%).

Rockets Key Players

  • The Rockets' leader in scoring and rebounding is Christian Wood with 21.0 points and 9.6 rebounds per game.
  • John Wall dishes out more assists than any other Houston teammate with 6.9 per game. He also scores 20.6 points and grabs 3.2 rebounds per game.
  • Armoni Brooks is the most prolific from distance for the Rockets, hitting 2.6 threes per game.
  • Jae'Sean Tate (1.3 steals per game) is the steal leader for Houston while Wood (1.2 blocks per game) is the block leader.

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Rockets Last 10 Games

Rockets Last Five Games
DateOpponentResultFavoredPlayed AsSpreadTotalRockets MoneylineOpponent MoneylineGame TypeCoveredOver/Under
5/8/2021Jazz124-116 UTANoAway+19.5238.51450-5000Regular SeasonYesOver
5/7/2021Bucks141-133 MILNoAway+18.5244.53000-10000Regular SeasonYesOver
5/5/202176ers135-115 PHINoHome+17.5248.52800-10000Regular SeasonNoOver
5/2/2021Knicks122-97 NYNoHome+14.5217.5900-1600Regular SeasonNoOver
5/1/2021Warriors113-87 GSNoHome+21.5211.53300-10000Regular SeasonNoUnder
Overall RecordATS RecordO/U/PAVG TotalAVG Pts ScoredAVG Pts AllowedAVG Reb. Margin3Pt %
1-95-57-3-0234.2110.7123.5-3.839.6%

Rockets Injuries

Rockets:Christian Wood: Day To Day (Ankle),David Nwaba: Out (Wrist),Dante Exum: Out (Calf),Eric Gordon: Out (Groin),Avery Bradley: Day To Day (Personal),Kelly Olynyk: Day To Day (Ankle),Sterling Brown: Out (Knee),John Wall: Out For Season (Hamstring),Kevin Porter Jr.: Day To Day (Ankle),D.J. Wilson: Day To Day (Health and Safety Protocols)

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