Miami, FL – Hopefully the air conditioning will be working in the Miami Arena Tuesday night when the Heat host the Spurs in game 3 of the NBA Finals at 9 PM ET. Spurs vs Heat Game 3 Betting Odds have Miami -4.5 with 51% of expert NBA picks on Miami. The Heat rebounded from a game 1 punch in the mouth to put together a great team performance in a 98-96 road win, highlighted by LeBron James 35 points and 9 rebounds. Our Expert NBA Picks panel broke down game 3. Spurs vs Heat Game 3 Betting Odds have San Antonio as a +170 moneyline (Bet $1000 to win $1700) Bet on BASKETBALL at DIMES.EU
Expert NBA Picks Analysis: The Heat have overcome bizarre referee calls, unexpected air conditioning circumstances and Lebron James leg cramps to remain knotted up with the Spurs 1-1. The referee calls in game 2 against the Heat will subside due to increased referee scrutiny from the league office, Tim Donaghy still fresh in the public’s mind. The air conditioning in game 1 happened to go off coincidentally around the point when the Heat were down about 20 points, making a difficult comeback task even more daunting. Lastly, Lebron James is a “gamer” and leg cramps will not affect his play 1% in game 3. Spurs vs Heat Game 3 Betting Odds Total is at 197.5 points at DIMES.EU
Despite the aforementioned stacked deck that has been against the Heat in the first 2 games, the defending champs have shown why they are appearing in their 4th straight NBA Finals. The Heat have gotten better every year in the 4-year “Big Three” era and are peaking against a Spurs team that is a year slower and older than last year’s version. Bet a true champion in Miami to again use their great depth behind the big three that has a Finals x-factor in Rashad Lewis. Bet a true champion in Miami that has overcome weird obstacles to cover in game 3.
Expert NBA Picks Play: Miami Heat -4.5 spread at DIMES.EU