Tonight, February the 3rd, sees 11 games on the NBA slate. Plenty of opportunities all throughout the NBA does not stop tonight as some of the NBA’s best are in action this evening. Tonight’s featured games include the Los Angeles Clippers continuing an Eastern road swing as they invade Atlanta tonight to take on the Hawks, the Chicago Bulls hit the road tonight as they will visit the City of Brotherly Love and take on the Philadelphia 76ers, and the New Orleans Hornets will welcome Kevin Durant and the rest of the Oklahoma City Thunder to town. Be sure to keep up with all of the high-flying action the NBA has to offer, and do not miss out on your FREE NBA predictions and picks below.
NBA Predictions and Free Picks February 3rd:
Los Angeles Clippers @ Atlanta Hawks – The Atlanta Hawks carry a mini two-game losing streak into tonight’s game, while the LA Clippers took one on the road last night over the Chicago Bulls. The Hawks are one of the NBA’s best home teams, as they are 19-5 on home court, while the Clippers are just 7-18 on the road. The Clippers are just 16-33 ATS in their last 49 road games, and 7-20 ATS in their last 27 road games vs. a team with a winning home record. The Hawks are 12-2 ATS in their last 14 Wednesday games, as well as 5-1 ATS vs. the NBA Pacific Division. Take the Hawks minus the points at home.
Free Pick – HAWKS -9.5 (-115)
Chicago Bulls @ Philadelphia 76ers – The Bulls have been better lately, going 7-3 in their last 10 games overall, and climbing back into the playoff picture in the Eastern Conference. The 76ers still sit near the bottom of the Eastern Conference standings, and hold just a 7-16 home record this season. Philadelphia is just 9-16 vs. the Eastern Conference this season, while the Bulls are a respectable 13-12 vs. the East. The Bulls are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 road games, 11-5 ATS in their last 16 visits to Philadelphia, and 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games as a road underdog. The underdog is 8-2 ATS in the last 10 meetings between the Bulls and 76ers, and the road team is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings overall. Take the Bulls tonight to beat a 2-point spread.
Free Pick – BULLS +2 (-110)
Oklahoma City Thunder @ New Orleans Hornets – Kevin Durant continued his all-star season last night as he helped the Thunder knock off the Atlanta Hawks. The Hornets sit one spot behind the Thunder in the NBA’s Western Conference standings for the 8th and final playoff spot. The Thunder are 2-5 ATS in the last 7 meetings with the Hornets, while the Hornets are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games as an underdog. The Hornets are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games vs. the NBA Northwest, and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games vs. the Western Conference. Take the Hornets to beat a 2-point spread at home.
Free Pick – HORNETS +2 (-110)