NBA Picks - 11/18/12

Last Updated: 11/18/2012 10:00 AM ET
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Against the Spread Picks (Based on Games Played 50,000 times - Print Table):
Rot Time (ET) ATS Pick Opponent Line Margin Win% ATS Calc Play
701 12:00 PMIND @NY 7 -3.1 59.8 Calc --> Play
712 7:30 PM@DET BOS 4 -0.8 58.1 Calc --> Play
715 9:30 PMHOU @LAL 7 -4.0 56.9 Calc --> Play
708 6:00 PM@SAC BKN 3 -0.5 55.9 Calc --> Play
704 1:00 PM@TOR ORL -5.5 7.4 54.9 Calc --> Play
709 7:00 PMGS @OKC 10 -8.5 53.8 Calc --> Play
714 9:00 PM@POR Upset Watch CHI 1 0.3 52.9 Calc --> Play
705 6:00 PMCLE @PHI 6.5 -5.8 51.8 Calc --> Play


Straight-Up Picks (Based on Games Played 50,000 times - Print Table):
Rot Time (ET) Favorite Opponent Points For Points Against Win% Play
710 7:00 PM@OKC GS 103.2 94.7 75.5 Play
704 1:00 PM@Tor Orl 96.9 89.6 73.3 Play
706 6:00 PM@Phi Cle 96.2 90.4 68.8 Play
716 9:30 PM@LAL Hou 101.4 97.4 62.2 Play
702 12:00 PM@NY Ind 94.6 91.6 59.9 Play
711 7:30 PMBos @Det 92.7 91.9 52.8 Play
707 6:00 PMBkn @Sac 100.5 99.9 51.6 Play
714 9:00 PM@Por Upset Watch Chi 93.8 93.6 50.9 Play


Over/Under Picks (Based on Games Played 50,000 times - Print Table):
Home Rot Time (ET) Matchup Line Total Points Pick Pick% Calc Play
708 6:00 PMBKN @ SAC 192.5 200.4 Over 59.9 Calc --> Play
716 9:30 PMHOU @ LAL 205.5 198.8 Under 58.0 Calc --> Play
714 9:00 PMCHI @ POR 192.5 187.4 Under 56.5 Calc --> Play
712 7:30 PMBOS @ DET 189 184.5 Under 56.0 Calc --> Play
706 6:00 PMCLE @ PHI 191 186.6 Under 55.9 Calc --> Play
704 1:00 PMORL @ TOR 189.5 186.5 Under 54.0 Calc --> Play
702 12:00 PMIND @ NY 188 186.2 Under 52.3 Calc --> Play
710 7:00 PMGS @ OKC 199 197.9 Under 51.4 Calc --> Play

In the picks above, Margin, Points For, Points Against and Total Points are averages from 50,000 games played. The Win% ATS is the percentage of games in which the team picked covers the noted spread. Similarly, the Pick% in the Over/Under table is the percentage of time that the Over or Under pick covers the total. These values represent the Predictalator's confidence in the pick and are used in the Play Value Key and Calculator. With RL and O/U plays assumed to be -110, anything less than 52.38% confidence is not considered to be a worthwhile pick. To alter odds or to evaluate money-line plays, click on "Calc" and adjust the Odds in the Play Value Calculator. Clicking on the "Play" button will allow you to run that game through the Customizable Predictalator. An "Upset Watch" icon will appear next to games where we believe the underdog is more like than not to win outright. Picks will be updated as needed due to injury (up to one hour before game time).

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