Nets vs 76ers Predictions for Game 2 of the 2019 NBA Playoff Series
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The No. 3 Philadelphia 76ers will be looking to even the series against the No. 6 Brooklyn Nets on Monday after dropping Game 1 on its home court Saturday.
The 76ers are 8-point favorites in Game 2 against the Nets, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
It's always smart to get the opinion of an expert before placing a wager, so here is what some from around the industry are saying about this Eastern Conference playoff matchup.
Nets vs 76ers Predictions
CT Sports Picks
The CT Sports Picks crew likes the 76ers to bounce back in Game 2. They think Philadelphia is the better offensive team, and they will show it on Monday night. They're taking the 76ers minus the points.
The folks at Cappers Picks think Brooklyn's confidence is soaring after its Game 1 victory. Joel Embiid's status continues to be in question, and they think the spread is just too wide given all these factors. They have Brooklyn covering the spread.
Tony Tellez knows the 76ers had an awful night shooting in Game 1, but expects them to earn a win in Game 2. He also favors Brooklyn's coaching staff. He's expecting the 76ers to win straight up, but is taking Brooklyn to cover the spread.
Overall, we have two experts taking Brooklyn to cover the spread and one predicting Philadelphia to cover. Although, none of the highlighted experts are picking the Nets to come away with the win.
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