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Opening point spreads for November 12 NBA schedule

We get a fun Western Conference matchup Tuesday evening to top off an eight-game slate. We’ve got all the opening point spreads and point totals to get you ready.

Anthony Davis and LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers hi-five each other against the Miami Heat on November 8, 2019 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images

The NBA picks up action on Tuesday, November 12th with an eight-game slate. Cavaliers-76ers and Trail Blazers-Kings will be on NBA TV, but otherwise it’s a relatively quiet evening of basketball viewing.

We’ve got a full rundown of the point spreads for all eight games, courtesy of DraftKings Sportsbook. The biggest point spread of the evening has the Nuggets as a 12-point home favorite against the Hawks. The Nuggets are 7-2 and have won four straight, while the Hawks are 3-6 and have lost three straight.

The big game of the evening features the Suns hosting the Lakers. LA tops the Western Conference with a 7-2 record, while Phoenix is sixth with a 6-3 record. The Lakers are coming off a 113-104 loss to the Raptors, snapping a seven-game win streak. The Suns beat the Nets 138-112 and have won four of their last five. The Lakers are 4.5-point road favorites in this game.

Of note tonight, the Pistons and Jazz are playing the second half of back-to-back games. The Pistons lost to the Timberwolves 120-114 in Blake Griffin’s return from injury. Griffin had 19 points, seven rebounds, and six assists in the loss. The Jazz beat the Warriors Monday evening 122-108 and had three players score over 20 points — Rudy Gobert (25), Mike Conley (22), and Donovan Mitchell (23).

Below are point spreads and point totals for each of the eight games on schedule for tonight:

Thunder @ Pacers (-3, 212.5), 7:00 p.m.
Cavaliers @ 76ers (-9.5, 215.5), 7:00 p.m.
Pistons @ Heat (-7, 218.5), 7:30 p.m.
Knicks @ Bulls (-5.5, 214.5), 8:00 p.m.
Lakers @ Suns (+4.5, 219.5), 9:00 p.m.
Nets @ Jazz (-7, 218.5), 9:00 p.m.
Hawks @ Nuggets (-12), 9:00 p.m.
Trail Blazers @ Kings (+2, 225), 10:00 p.m.

Note: Bets and DFS players will lock at those specific game times.

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