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CLEVELAND (22-46) AT HOUSTON (37-31) 
 Offensive StatisticsDefensive Statistics
TeamsLinePF/PASUATSO/UFG%FT%3PT%FG%FT%3PT%
813: CLEVELAND
814: HOUSTON
211.5
-12.5
97.5 / 101.3
106.4 / 103.1
22-46
37-31
35-32
35-32
36-32
35-33
43.5%
46.3%
75.7%
75.5%
35.3%
37.1%
47.6%
46.0%
75.2%
77.1%
37.5%
37.5%
Power Rating Line
The power rating system is based on recent game results. The section should be used to compare the relative strength of the two teams involved. A power line is calculated using both teams ratings and home field advantage. Where the power line differs significantly from the current line, the team with the edge is indicated.
 Power Rating
 EstimateEdge
CLEVELAND 
HOUSTON-8 
Team Trends and Angles
All team trends listed below apply to the current game.
CLEVELAND - Recent ATS Trends
 Against the spreadOver/UnderStraight Up
 CurrentLast 3   Since 1996CurrentLast 3   Since 1996CurrentLast 3   Since 1996
DescriptionW-LW-LW-LO-UO-UO-UW-LW-LW-L
in all games35-32101-109686-68336-32109-106676-68922-4662-154666-728
when the total is greater than or equal to 2100-28-815-201-18-818-170-26-1017-18
as an underdog29-2689-89356-38628-2891-92368-36716-4048-136208-545
as a road underdog of 12.5 to 15 points3-012-623-152-19-922-170-32-163-36
as a road underdog of 12.5 to 18 points3-014-926-202-114-1130-190-32-233-46
as a road underdog of 12.5 or more points3-015-927-202-114-1230-200-32-243-47
in road games20-1357-47339-34420-1460-47342-3379-2526-82250-446
in a road game where the total is greater than or equal to 2100-04-26-90-03-38-70-03-37-8
second half of the season14-852-47316-32312-1048-54299-3349-1333-69314-345
in March games5-518-24120-1334-616-26116-1382-810-32125-136
on Friday nights7-920-25119-12511-530-17120-1234-1213-34111-140
against Southwest division opponents4-412-1144-434-414-945-411-74-2039-49
in non-conference games11-1630-43229-22113-1536-39232-2166-2218-58217-245
revenging a home loss vs opponent10-930-32130-13612-835-30142-1246-1417-4895-178
revenging a loss vs opponent24-2264-76342-35426-2169-76344-34814-3337-108284-428
after 3 or more consecutive losses8-933-36110-1228-937-34108-1247-1019-5384-156
when playing against a team with a winning record20-1647-54336-34022-1458-46318-36010-2622-82267-426
when playing against a team with a winning record - 2nd half of the season7-620-21174-1818-524-20158-1963-108-36139-226
versus poor defensive teams - allowing 99+ points/game10-1033-32204-17611-1031-34186-1946-1524-42243-146
versus poor defensive teams - allowing 99+ points/game - 2nd half of the season4-317-11106-993-412-16105-993-413-15132-76
versus good offensive teams - scoring 99+ points/game11-1031-37187-1618-1331-38171-1793-1814-56168-191
versus good offensive teams - scoring 99+ points/game - 2nd half of the season5-514-1296-864-616-1292-921-96-2290-98

HOUSTON - Recent ATS Trends
 Against the spreadOver/UnderStraight Up
 CurrentLast 3   Since 1996CurrentLast 3   Since 1996CurrentLast 3   Since 1996
DescriptionW-LW-LW-LO-UO-UO-UW-LW-LW-L
in all games35-32110-102685-66335-33104-110654-68637-31114-102745-629
when the total is greater than or equal to 21013-1534-2952-4716-1235-3052-4914-1437-2860-41
as a favorite18-1958-52367-38017-2053-57368-37324-1376-36524-239
as a home favorite of 12.5 to 15 points0-10-210-200-10-210-171-02-030-1
as a home favorite of 12.5 to 18 points0-10-210-210-10-210-181-02-031-1
as a home favorite of 12.5 or more points0-10-210-210-10-210-181-02-031-1
in home games20-1358-48327-34818-1551-54316-35523-1070-37433-253
in a home game where the total is greater than or equal to 2107-618-1327-217-616-1622-278-522-1034-15
second half of the season11-950-47325-3039-1146-51304-31712-855-43374-279
in March games3-619-19132-1123-620-19128-1166-322-17153-102
on Friday nights9-619-17111-938-818-20102-9810-621-17119-95
against Central division opponents6-215-8109-825-312-10101-866-215-8116-82
in non-conference games18-943-30259-19815-1237-37230-22319-848-27278-193
after 3 or more consecutive unders6-218-1188-614-415-1482-697-119-1090-65
after playing 3 consecutive home games2-310-1270-663-312-1167-663-312-1177-64
when playing against a team with a losing record11-1848-43290-28612-1839-54292-28715-1559-35405-194
when playing against a team with a losing record - 2nd half of the season4-720-15138-1284-716-19138-1336-524-11196-84
versus poor defensive teams - allowing 99+ points/game10-1246-33205-19712-1136-44200-20912-1151-31264-154
versus poor defensive teams - allowing 99+ points/game - 2nd half of the season6-721-17112-997-617-2099-1167-625-13144-76
Team Statistics
Peformance statistics for each team in various situations are listed below. Categories where a team has performed poorly are denoted in red. Categories where a team has performed well are denoted in green.
CLEVELAND - Current Season Performance
 Straight UpAgainst SpreadTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsW-LO-UScoreHalfFG PctReb.ScoreHalfFG PctReb.
All Games22-46-8.735-3236-3297.549.743.5%50.2101.250.147.6%50.5
Road Games9-25-3.220-1320-1497.150.143.2%49.1102.251.548.6%50.9
Last 5 Games1-4-23-22-395.851.443.7%48.6102.849.447.5%52.4
CLEVELAND Team Statistics
 Shooting    3pt ShootingFree Throws Rebounding 
 PPGHalfFGM-APctFGM-APCTFTM-APctTotOffAstPFStlTOBk
Team Stats (All Games)97.549.737-8443.5%7-2035.3%17-2375.7%501221218134
vs opponents surrendering97.64937-8245.0%7-2035.7%17-2275.3%511122208145
Team Stats (Road Games)97.150.136-8443.2%7-2035.2%17-2375.4%491319239133
Stats Against (All Games)101.250.138-8047.6%7-2037.5%18-2475.2%511124208157
vs opponents averaging97.64937-8245.1%7-2035.8%17-2275.3%501122208145
Stats Against (Road Games)102.251.538-7848.6%7-1937.8%19-2574.7%511124207157

HOUSTON - Current Season Performance
 Straight UpAgainst SpreadTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsW-LO-UScoreHalfFG PctReb.ScoreHalfFG PctReb.
All Games37-31-5.235-3235-33106.453.146.3%51.7103.152.546.0%49.7
Home Games23-10+2.920-1318-15110.054.847.4%52.1103.252.245.9%49.2
Last 5 Games3-2-41-41-4100.445.243.7%52.297.847.845.3%49.4
HOUSTON Team Statistics
 Shooting    3pt ShootingFree Throws Rebounding 
 PPGHalfFGM-APctFGM-APCTFTM-APctTotOffAstPFStlTOBk
Team Stats (All Games)106.453.138-8346.3%11-2937.1%19-2575.5%521123208164
vs opponents surrendering98.149.237-8245.1%7-2035.8%17-2275.2%501122208145
Team Stats (Home Games)110.054.839-8347.4%11-2838.0%20-2776.3%521024199154
Stats Against (All Games)103.152.539-8546.0%8-2237.5%16-2177.1%501023208146
vs opponents averaging98.249.437-8245.3%7-2036.0%17-2275.6%501122208145
Stats Against (Home Games)103.252.240-8645.9%9-2338.8%15-2076.4%491022208156
Average power rating of opponents played: CLEVELAND 95.5,  HOUSTON 95.8
Current Season Results And Upcoming Games
Here are the most recent results and upcoming schedules for the two teams involved. Lines, total, game scores, results versus the spread, straight up and against the total are all displayed.
CLEVELAND - Season Results
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateOpponentScoreSULineATSTot.O/UShotsPctREBTOShotsPctREBTO
2/11/2013MINNESOTA92-100L-7.5L205U40-7950.6%412039-7552.0%4120
2/13/2013SAN ANTONIO95-96L8W206U40-9741.2%601038-8445.2%4813
2/20/2013NEW ORLEANS105-100W-3.5W196.5O38-7749.4%46837-7648.7%4513
2/23/2013@ ORLANDO118-94W-5W200O43-8749.4%551038-7948.1%4315
2/24/2013@ MIAMI105-109L12W206O39-7850.0%401139-7552.0%4511
2/26/2013@ CHICAGO101-98W8.5W185.5O40-8149.4%451039-7850.0%4215
2/27/2013TORONTO103-92W4.5W196.5U34-8241.5%511035-7844.9%4715
3/1/2013LA CLIPPERS89-105L8L200U33-7444.6%471643-8351.8%5210
3/4/2013NEW YORK97-102L3.5L204U37-7350.7%371436-7846.2%5116
3/6/2013UTAH104-101W-1.5W201.5O37-9041.1%601138-8743.7%5115
3/8/2013MEMPHIS92-103L4.5L186O33-7245.8%411545-8652.3%4712
3/10/2013@ TORONTO96-100L5.5W201U36-8641.9%611333-8439.3%5811
3/12/2013WASHINGTON95-90W1.5W190.5U34-8341.0%551131-7640.8%5014
3/15/2013@ DALLAS86-96L8.5L203U34-7843.6%451841-8250.0%5116
3/16/2013@ SAN ANTONIO113-119L15W200.5O43-8550.6%391045-7857.7%5318
3/18/2013INDIANA90-111L6.5L187.5O35-9238.0%541139-8844.3%6314
3/20/2013MIAMI95-98L11.5W198U37-8145.7%501632-7244.4%4513
3/22/2013@ HOUSTON              
3/27/2013BOSTON              
3/29/2013PHILADELPHIA              
3/31/2013@ NEW ORLEANS              
4/1/2013@ ATLANTA              
4/3/2013BROOKLYN              
4/5/2013@ BOSTON              
4/7/2013ORLANDO              

HOUSTON - Season Results
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateOpponentScoreSULineATSTot.O/UShotsPctREBTOShotsPctREBTO
2/10/2013@ SACRAMENTO111-117L-6.5L218.5O44-8949.4%501540-8746.0%4713
2/12/2013@ GOLDEN STATE116-107W4W217O43-9147.3%531138-8445.2%5413
2/13/2013@ LA CLIPPERS96-106L11W208U36-8243.9%502137-7549.3%4418
2/20/2013OKLAHOMA CITY122-119W3W220.5O44-9247.8%451842-8748.3%5522
2/22/2013@ BROOKLYN106-96W-1.5W207.5U41-7753.2%471640-9144.0%4913
2/23/2013@ WASHINGTON103-105L-1.5L211U38-8445.2%471641-8051.2%4713
2/27/2013MILWAUKEE107-110L-9L220U42-8947.2%581743-8948.3%4917
3/1/2013@ ORLANDO118-110W-9L212.5O42-7754.5%401244-7856.4%4114
3/3/2013DALLAS136-103W-5.5W219O46-8057.5%531338-8047.5%4218
3/6/2013@ DALLAS108-112L1.5L221U35-7844.9%501245-8354.2%4111
3/8/2013@ GOLDEN STATE94-88W2W223U27-7436.5%541233-8737.9%6316
3/9/2013@ PHOENIX105-107L-7L210.5O37-8643.0%471937-8245.1%6716
3/13/2013PHOENIX111-81W-12W212.5U39-7651.3%582234-8142.0%3620
3/15/2013MINNESOTA108-100W-14.5L211U36-7448.6%501839-8148.1%4013
3/17/2013GOLDEN STATE78-108L-7L217.5U28-8632.6%561544-9645.8%5910
3/20/2013UTAH100-93W-7.5L209.5U34-7644.7%501536-7945.6%4514
3/22/2013CLEVELAND              
3/24/2013SAN ANTONIO              
3/27/2013INDIANA              
3/29/2013@ MEMPHIS              
3/30/2013LA CLIPPERS              
4/1/2013ORLANDO              
4/3/2013@ SACRAMENTO              
4/5/2013@ PORTLAND              
4/6/2013@ DENVER              
Head-to-Head Series History
Listed below is a summary of the games results in recent Head-to-Head matchups.
All games in this series since 1996
HOUSTON is 18-11 against the spread versus CLEVELAND since 1996
HOUSTON is 21-10 straight up against CLEVELAND since 1996
16 of 27 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL since 1996
Games over the last 3 seasons
HOUSTON is 2-2 against the spread versus CLEVELAND over the last 3 seasons
HOUSTON is 3-1 straight up against CLEVELAND over the last 3 seasons
3 of 3 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

All games played at HOUSTON since 1996
HOUSTON is 11-2 against the spread versus CLEVELAND since 1996
HOUSTON is 13-2 straight up against CLEVELAND since 1996
8 of 11 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL since 1996
Games played at HOUSTON over the last 3 seasons.
HOUSTON is 1-0 against the spread versus CLEVELAND over the last 3 seasons
HOUSTON is 1-0 straight up against CLEVELAND over the last 3 seasons
0 of 0 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

 Shooting   3pt shotsFree ThrowsRebounds 
DateTeamsScoreLineResultHalfFGM-APctFGM-APctFTM-APctTot.OFFTO
01/05/2013HOUSTON112-6SU ATS5437-7946.8%12-3435.3%26-3672.2%561217
 CLEVELAND104213 Over5036-9139.6%7-2330.4%25-2889.3%541713
03/11/2012HOUSTON107196 Over5744-8651.2%8-1747.1%11-1764.7%45913
 CLEVELAND118-2.5SU ATS5439-8247.6%11-2055.0%29-3680.6%531013
Team Line Action - Where the money is going!
Oddsmakers move a line in part because of one-sided public betting action on a side or total. They also move the line in reaction to wise guys selections. Either way, this section attempts to uncover whether the wise guys and public have a read on a given team. It summarizes both line and total movements. As a general rule, follow the line or total movement when percentages exceed 57% and go against it when they are below 43%.
As indicated by the movement of the line, the betting public is favoring Nobody in this game
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CLEVELAND games 50.1% of the time since 1996. (549-547)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CLEVELAND games 47.9% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (81-88)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in HOUSTON games 51.8% of the time since 1996. (546-509)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in HOUSTON games 50.9% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (87-84)
No Edge.
 
As indicated by the movement of the total, the betting public is favoring nothing on the total in this game
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CLEVELAND games 48.7% of the time since 1996. (581-613)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CLEVELAND games 50.8% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (98-95)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in HOUSTON games 54.2% of the time since 1996. (637-539)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in HOUSTON games 50.5% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (99-97)
No Edge.
Key Player Injuries
CLEVELAND
[C] 01/21/2013 - Anderson Varejao out for season ( Blood Clot )
[G] 03/11/2013 - Kyrie Irving expected to miss 3 to 4 weeks ( Shoulder )
[G] 03/20/2013 - Dion Waiters out indefinitely ( Knee )
HOUSTON
No significant injuries.
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