Brooklyn Nets vs. Cleveland Cavaliers Betting Odds & Game Analysis | November 22

By Lester Mackay | November 21, 2021, 9:37 pm

The Brooklyn Nets (12-5) are big favorites, by eight points, versus the Cleveland Cavaliers (9-8) on November 22, 2021 at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse. It’s a contest featuring two of the top squads in the NBA defending against the 3-pointer — the Nets are fifth (11.0 triples allowed per game) and the Cavaliers are third (10.8).

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we use data from our industry leading partner, Sportradar, to identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the NBA matchup between the Brooklyn Nets and Cleveland Cavaliers in which the Cavaliers are currently the pick at sportsbooks based on money wagered at regulated sportsbooks, yet the Nets have picked up a respectable amount of the total number of tickets wagered.

Brooklyn Vs. Cleveland Moneyline Betting Action

Nets vs Cavaliers Moneyline Action
Nets Cavaliers
Bet % 47% 53%
Stake % 35% 65%

Nets stats and betting info

Betting trends for Brooklyn

  • Brooklyn is 8-9-0 against the spread this season.
  • The Nets have a 4-5 record against the spread this season when favored by 8 points or more.
  • Brooklyn games have gone over the point total in seven out of 17 opportunities (41.2%).
  • The Nets have won 75% of the games this season when they were the moneyline favorite (12-4).
  • When it has played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -345 or shorter, Brooklyn has a record of 8-1 (88.9%).
  • The implied moneyline probability for this matchup gives the Nets a 77.5% chance to win.

Key players for Brooklyn

  • James Harden: 21.2 PTS, 7.7 REB, 8.8 AST, 1.3 STL, 41.6 FG%, 37.9 3PT% (50-for-132)
  • Kevin Durant: 28.6 PTS, 7.9 REB, 56.7 FG%, 42.7 3PT% (32-for-75)
  • LaMarcus Aldridge: 12.9 PTS, 1.2 BLK, 56.5 FG%, 42.9 3PT% (9-for-21)
  • Patty Mills: 11.6 PTS, 44.2 FG%, 48.0 3PT% (49-for-102)
  • Bruce Brown: 7.8 PTS, 1.5 STL, 47.8 FG%, 31.8 3PT% (7-for-22)

Nets Injuries: Joe Harris: Out (Ankle), Kyrie Irving: Out (Not With Team), Bruce Brown: Out (Undisclosed), Nicolas Claxton: Out (Illness)

BestOdds rating 9.5
$1,000 In Free Bets

Cavaliers stats and betting info

Betting trends for Cleveland

  • So far this season, Brooklyn has put together an 8-9-0 record against the spread.
  • When they have played as at least 8-point favorites this season, the Nets are 4-5 against the spread.
  • In Brooklyn’s 17 games with a set total, seven have hit the over (41.2%).
  • This season, the Cavaliers have won seven out of the 15 games, or 46.7%, in which they’ve been the underdog.
  • This season, Cleveland has won three of its seven games when they’re the underdog by at least +265 on the moneyline.
  • The implied probability of a win by the Cavaliers based on the moneyline is 27.4%.

Key players for Cleveland

  • Ricky Rubio: 15.0 PTS, 6.4 AST, 1.4 STL, 38.4 FG%, 37.1 3PT% (36-for-97)
  • Evan Mobley: 14.6 PTS, 8.0 REB, 1.6 BLK, 49.4 FG%, 30.8 3PT% (8-for-26)
  • Jarrett Allen: 14.2 PTS, 10.9 REB, 1.2 STL, 69.4 FG%
  • Darius Garland: 17.8 PTS, 6.5 AST, 1.4 STL, 46.5 FG%, 38.0 3PT% (41-for-108)
  • Cedi Osman: 11.0 PTS, 47.1 FG%, 41.4 3PT% (36-for-87)

Cavaliers Injuries: Collin Sexton: Out For Season (Knee), Lamar Stevens: Day To Day (Ankle), Cedi Osman: Day To Day (Back), Evan Mobley: Out (Elbow)

Pick for Nets vs. Cavaliers

Betting split data from regulated betting sites combined with our in-depth statistical analysis favors the Cavaliers to win over the Nets.

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