The NBA is the Wild West right now given COVID-19 and the league’s health protocols, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t edges to be had. We had a profitable 2-1 Monday, moving article plays along to 28-20 on the season. Let’s go back to a couple of old faithful spots for some success on Wednesday.
Follow along on Twitter — @julianedlow — for what we hope to be another great season, as some plays jump out late due to news, particularly in the player prop market. Here’s what jumps out to me on DraftKings Sportsbook.
After failing to hit the over on his point prop two games in a row, Grant got us there on Monday, dropping 25 on the 76ers. He’s now averaging 24.3 points on the season, but we get his prop set a bucket below his average, still showing value. We do need to pay the juice, but as you know if you read often, Grant has been our ATM this season — 14-3 to the over on his points. Cleveland is a soft matchup, and Grant went for 28 points the first time these two teams matched up this season. There should be a little extra boost for Grant’s scoring in this one, too,