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.
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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
Milwaukee Bucks vs. Philadelphia 76ers
2:30 p.m. ET | ABC
- Spread: Bucks -3
- Over/under: 220
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
Los Angeles Clippers vs. Los Angeles Lakers
8 p.m. ET | ABC
- Spread: Lakers -2
- Over/under: 222.5
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