Christmas Day NBA Cheat Sheet: Betting Odds, Picks, Predictions for Clippers vs. Lakers, Pelicans vs. Nuggets

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  • Betting the Christmas Day NBA slate? You'll find all you might need to know below in our cheat sheet.
  • See our experts' picks and predictions, as well as betting guides and sharp action for Clippers vs. Lakers and Pelicans vs. Nuggets.

Looking for tips on how to bet Wednesday’s loaded Christmas slate? Check out our huge preview for all five games to best inform your betting strategy from our NBA experts.


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Odds as of Tuesday at 5 p.m. ET and via PointsBet, where Action Network users can access an exclusive promotion to get a 200% deposit match (deposit $50, bet with $150). No strings attached. No rollover required.


Boston Celtics vs. Toronto Raptors

12 p.m. ET | ESPN

  • Spread: Celtics -3
  • Over/under: 212.5

Celtics-Raptors Betting Guide: Can Toronto Overcome Major Injuries?


Milwaukee Bucks vs. Philadelphia 76ers

2:30 p.m. ET | ABC

  • Spread: Bucks -3
  • Over/under: 220

Bucks-76ers Betting Guide: Fade the Public in Philadelphia?

The Bucks Are Unstoppable … For Now by Matt Moore


Houston Rockets vs. Golden State Warriors

5 p.m. ET | ABC

  • Spread: Rockets -11
  • Over/under: 226.5

Rockets-Warriors Betting Guide: Dare You Consider the Dubs?


Los Angeles Clippers vs. Los Angeles Lakers

8 p.m. ET | ABC

  • Spread: Lakers -2
  • Over/under: 222.5

Clippers-Lakers Betting Guide: LeBron’s Health Looms Large

Why Clippers-Lakers Does Not Determine the NBA Champion by Matt Moore


New Orleans Pelicans vs. Denver Nuggets

10:30 p.m. ET | ESPN

  • Spread: Nuggets -9.5
  • Over/under: 218.5

Pelicans-Nuggets Betting Guide: Who Wins Jokic-Okafor Matchup?