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Fading the No. 1 Seed? Game 2 Trends to Know

May 16, 2018 12:28 PM EDT

Can Houston bounce back after a Game 1 loss? No. 1 seeds after a playoff defeat have not been profitable historically, going 72-75-1 (49%) ATS in their next game since 2005.

The Rockets closed with 37% of spread bets in Game 1. After Houston lost and failed to cover, only 31% of tickets are on the Rockets as of Wednesday morning (see live numbers here).

Here’s how No. 1 seeds have performed against the public:

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