Washington Wizards vs Houston Rockets Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Free Washington Wizards vs Houston Rockets prediction. Get the best NBA betting tips and player props along with stats and team news. Discover the latest lines and odds for this basketball game. Tip-Off 03:00, Thursday 26 January at Toyota Center.

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Wizards Look the Value Bet

Our betting prediction is that the Washington Wizards are going to cover the -3.5 on the spread. You can get 1.91 that there’s a bigger margin of victory against the Houston Rockets.

Getting the lowdown on injuries and studying the form guide are important duties ahead of making NBA picks. We also place great emphasis on the stats and a data-led approach can be effective.

Key Wizards vs Rockets stats:

  • The +3.5 line hasn’t been covered by Rockets in 9 of their last 10 games.
  • The +3.5 line hasn’t been covered by Rockets in 17 of their last 20 games.

We’re excited to see the market leaders at -3.5 on the NBA spread and think it’s a great number for them to cover at odds of 1.91.

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Last Games & H2H

Houston Rockets won their last game which was at home. It was a 119-114 triumph at Toyota Center against Minnesota Timberwolves. Jalen Green notched 42 points and a total of 4 assists. He recorded 15 field goals. 6 three-pointers and 9 two-pointers.

Washington Wizards got the win in their previous game. A 127-126 triumph occurred on the road at American Airlines Center when playing Dallas Mavericks. Kyle Kuzma was able to rack up 30 points and make 2 assists. He was on target to bag 4 free throws and 12 field goals.

The scoreline was 115-97 in favor of Rockets when they last played Wizards, with the encounter taking place at Toyota Center. The previous 5 games featuring these teams have resulted in four Rockets victories.

Starting Lineups

Houston Rockets (confirmed lineup): Jabari Smith, Jalen Green, Kenyon Martin Jr., Eric Gordon, Alperen Sengun.

Washington Wizards (confirmed lineup): Bradley Beal, Daniel Gafford, Corey Kispert, Kyle Kuzma, Delon Wright.

Wizards -3.5 Probability

The sportsbooks imply that our pick has a 52.4% prospect of winning. However, we think that the probability is close to 60% taking all factors into consideration. It’s the reason why we are recommending this NBA bet.

Washington Wizards vs Houston Rockets Betting Tips

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Published 14:38, 25 January 2023

Bet Builder Tips

Spread Wizards -3.5
Totals Over 229.5
Result & BTTS 100 Wizards / Yes

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Betting Odds

The odds and lines are updated on a frequent basis. You might therefore find that they are different to the ones listed for the betting predictions and bet builder tips.

Sportsbooks Make Wizards Likelier Winners

With a 57% chance of securing victory, Washington Wizards are favorites for this NBA game and the sportsbooks have them at betting odds of 1.77. For those wanting to back Houston Rockets, you will find 2.10 about the underdogs.

2 is the spread and 233.5 is the total points line. Having a wager on Totals is one of the most popular basketball markets. If you're keen on Over 233.5, this selection is available at 1.91.

In the Race to 20 Points market, Wizards are favorites and they can be backed at 1.83 to attain this total first. If you want to back Rockets, then betting odds of 1.91 can be found.

You can find hundreds of markets for every NBA contest, with the betting sites creating lots of different options. Check out the pre-game and in-game selections before placing your bets.

Player Props

You shouldn’t overlook the player props when it comes to betting on individual games. Many gambling sites will give you the chance to get with or bet against a specific player when it comes to number of Points, Assists, Steals and Blocks.

Kyle Kuzma Favorite to Score the Most Points

Kyle Kuzma is the market leader to rack up the most points. You can back 1.87 that this player gets Over 26.5 points. Alternatively, Under is trading at the same odds.

Micro Betting

Instead of focusing on the overall outcome, some basketball bettors prefer to look at the NBA micro betting markets. As the name suggests, it means placing short-term in-game wagers and this might include Next Field Goal, with the options being for a two-pointer or a three-pointer.

Team Stats

Latest regular season and play-off games stats.

Washington Wizards logo Washington Wizards Stats

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Money Line

  • 5 wins and 5 defeats in the last 10 games
  • 6 wins and 4 defeats in the last 10 games on the road

Money Line

  • 1 win and 9 defeats in the last 10 games
  • 1 win and 9 defeats in the last 10 home games

Points Spread

Points Spread

Total Points

Total Points

Team Stats - Avg/Game

Team Stats - Avg/Game

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Team News

Washington Wizards Roster & Player Stats

Player GP MIN TP TA PTS AST 3P REB BLK STL
Kyle Kuzma 46 35.26 1011 183 22.0 4.0 2.6 7.6 0.5 0.5
Bradley Beal 27 33.07 606 140 22.4 5.2 1.5 3.4 0.6 0.9
Kristaps Porzingis 41 32.64 905 97 22.1 2.4 1.9 8.8 1.5 0.9

Houston Rockets Roster & Player Stats

Player GP MIN TP TA PTS AST 3P REB BLK STL
Jalen Green 46 34.65 1017 166 22.1 3.6 2.5 4.2 0.2 0.7
Kevin Porter Jr. 40 33.97 767 225 19.2 5.6 2.2 5.5 0.4 1.3
Eric Gordon 41 29.82 504 108 12.3 2.6 1.8 2.0 0.4 0.5

Injuries & Suspensions

Washington Wizards Injury Table

Type
Name
Info
Kristaps Porzingis
Injured

Houston Rockets Injury Table

Type
Name
Info
Kevin Porter Jr.
Injured

Starting Lineups

Houston Rockets logo Houston Rockets Confirmed Lineup
1 Jabari Smith
4 Jalen Green
6 Kenyon Martin Jr.
10 Eric Gordon
28 Alperen Sengun
Washington Wizards logo Washington Wizards Confirmed Lineup
3 Bradley Beal
21 Daniel Gafford
24 Corey Kispert
33 Kyle Kuzma
55 Delon Wright

Previous Washington Wizards Lineups

25 Jan NBA
Wizards 127-126 Mavericks
22 Jan NBA
Magic 118-138 Wizards
19 Jan NBA
Wizards 116-105 Knicks
16 Jan NBA
Warriors 127-118 Wizards
14 Jan NBA
Knicks 112-108 Wizards
12 Jan NBA
Bulls 97-100 Wizards
10 Jan NBA
Pelicans 132-112 Wizards
07 Jan NBA
Wizards 110-127 Thunder
04 Jan NBA
Wizards 113-123 Bucks
02 Jan NBA
Wizards 118-95 Bucks

Previous Houston Rockets Lineups

24 Jan NBA
Timberwolves 114-119 Rockets
22 Jan NBA
Rockets 104-113 Timberwolves
19 Jan NBA
Hornets 122-117 Rockets
17 Jan NBA
Rockets 132-140 Lakers
15 Jan NBA
Rockets 100-121 Clippers
14 Jan NBA
Rockets 114-139 Kings
12 Jan NBA
Rockets 115-135 Kings
09 Jan NBA
Timberwolves 104-96 Rockets
06 Jan NBA
Jazz 131-114 Rockets
05 Jan NBA
Rockets 108-119 Pelicans

NBA Standings Select Season

East Atlantic W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Celtics 36 15 0.706 117.8 112.3 5.5 19-6 17-9 6-1 20-11 7-3 1W
76ers 32 16 0.667 114.8 110.9 3.9 19-7 13-9 5-3 18-10 9-1 7W
Nets 30 19 0.612 114.4 111.7 2.7 14-8 16-11 6-4 21-10 4-6 1W
Knicks 27 24 0.529 114.3 112.4 1.9 12-13 15-11 3-7 18-15 5-5 1L
Raptors 23 28 0.451 112.9 112.3 0.6 15-12 8-16 4-9 15-19 5-5 1W
East Central W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Bucks 32 17 0.653 113.6 111.9 1.7 19-5 13-12 7-4 19-13 7-3 3W
Cavaliers 30 21 0.588 111.3 107.1 4.2 20-5 10-16 8-3 18-9 4-6 1L
Pacers 24 27 0.471 115.4 117.3 -1.9 16-10 8-17 3-4 17-14 1-9 2L
Bulls 23 26 0.469 114.5 114.5 0 13-10 10-16 5-4 19-15 5-5 1W
Pistons 13 38 0.255 112.8 120.2 -7.4 6-19 7-19 0-8 5-23 2-8 1L
East Southeast W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Heat 28 23 0.549 108.6 108.4 0.2 17-9 11-14 6-3 12-14 7-3 1L
Hawks 25 25 0.5 116 116.6 -0.6 13-11 12-14 5-4 17-17 6-4 1L
Wizards 23 26 0.469 112.7 113.2 -0.5 12-10 11-16 5-3 13-15 6-4 5W
Magic 19 31 0.38 111.1 114.6 -3.5 13-13 6-18 2-7 9-21 4-6 2L
Hornets 15 36 0.294 112.2 118.6 -6.4 7-16 8-20 5-6 8-23 4-6 2W
West Northwest W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Nuggets 34 16 0.68 116.5 112.7 3.8 22-4 12-12 9-4 25-10 7-3 2L
Timberwolves 27 25 0.519 115.2 115 0.2 18-10 9-15 6-6 18-16 7-3 3W
Jazz 26 26 0.5 117.5 116.3 1.2 17-9 9-17 4-5 19-15 6-4 1W
Thunder 24 25 0.49 116.8 115.6 1.2 15-10 9-15 4-6 11-13 7-3 1W
Trail Blazers 23 26 0.469 113.8 113.5 0.3 13-11 10-15 5-7 17-15 4-6 1L
West Pacific W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Kings 27 21 0.563 119.5 116.6 2.9 16-11 11-10 5-5 15-10 7-3 2L
Clippers 28 24 0.538 110.9 110.5 0.4 14-11 14-13 4-4 17-15 7-3 5W
Warriors 25 24 0.51 117.9 118 -0.1 19-6 6-18 4-4 14-9 5-5 2W
Suns 26 25 0.51 112.9 111.6 1.3 18-8 8-17 8-0 20-14 6-4 1W
Lakers 23 27 0.46 117.1 118.1 -1 13-12 10-15 1-9 12-17 4-6 1L
West Southwest W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Grizzlies 31 18 0.633 116.8 112.5 4.3 20-3 11-15 6-2 15-15 5-5 5L
Pelicans 26 24 0.52 115.1 113.1 2 17-9 9-15 7-3 16-12 2-8 7L
Mavericks 26 25 0.51 112.4 112.1 0.3 17-9 9-16 6-2 19-12 3-7 1L
Spurs 14 36 0.28 112.7 122.2 -9.5 9-18 5-18 2-7 5-29 1-9 5L
Rockets 12 38 0.24 109.6 117.1 -7.5 7-17 5-21 1-8 6-27 2-8 1W
Eastern Conference W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Celtics 36 15 0.706 117.8 112.3 5.5 19-6 17-9 6-1 20-11 7-3 1W
76ers 32 16 0.667 114.8 110.9 3.9 19-7 13-9 5-3 18-10 9-1 7W
Bucks 32 17 0.653 113.6 111.9 1.7 19-5 13-12 7-4 19-13 7-3 3W
Nets 30 19 0.612 114.4 111.7 2.7 14-8 16-11 6-4 21-10 4-6 1W
Cavaliers 30 21 0.588 111.3 107.1 4.2 20-5 10-16 8-3 18-9 4-6 1L
Heat 28 23 0.549 108.6 108.4 0.2 17-9 11-14 6-3 12-14 7-3 1L
Knicks 27 24 0.529 114.3 112.4 1.9 12-13 15-11 3-7 18-15 5-5 1L
Hawks 25 25 0.5 116 116.6 -0.6 13-11 12-14 5-4 17-17 6-4 1L
Pacers 24 27 0.471 115.4 117.3 -1.9 16-10 8-17 3-4 17-14 1-9 2L
Wizards 23 26 0.469 112.7 113.2 -0.5 12-10 11-16 5-3 13-15 6-4 5W
Bulls 23 26 0.469 114.5 114.5 0 13-10 10-16 5-4 19-15 5-5 1W
Raptors 23 28 0.451 112.9 112.3 0.6 15-12 8-16 4-9 15-19 5-5 1W
Magic 19 31 0.38 111.1 114.6 -3.5 13-13 6-18 2-7 9-21 4-6 2L
Hornets 15 36 0.294 112.2 118.6 -6.4 7-16 8-20 5-6 8-23 4-6 2W
Pistons 13 38 0.255 112.8 120.2 -7.4 6-19 7-19 0-8 5-23 2-8 1L
Western Conference W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Nuggets 34 16 0.68 116.5 112.7 3.8 22-4 12-12 9-4 25-10 7-3 2L
Grizzlies 31 18 0.633 116.8 112.5 4.3 20-3 11-15 6-2 15-15 5-5 5L
Kings 27 21 0.563 119.5 116.6 2.9 16-11 11-10 5-5 15-10 7-3 2L
Clippers 28 24 0.538 110.9 110.5 0.4 14-11 14-13 4-4 17-15 7-3 5W
Pelicans 26 24 0.52 115.1 113.1 2 17-9 9-15 7-3 16-12 2-8 7L
Timberwolves 27 25 0.519 115.2 115 0.2 18-10 9-15 6-6 18-16 7-3 3W
Warriors 25 24 0.51 117.9 118 -0.1 19-6 6-18 4-4 14-9 5-5 2W
Mavericks 26 25 0.51 112.4 112.1 0.3 17-9 9-16 6-2 19-12 3-7 1L
Suns 26 25 0.51 112.9 111.6 1.3 18-8 8-17 8-0 20-14 6-4 1W
Jazz 26 26 0.5 117.5 116.3 1.2 17-9 9-17 4-5 19-15 6-4 1W
Thunder 24 25 0.49 116.8 115.6 1.2 15-10 9-15 4-6 11-13 7-3 1W
Trail Blazers 23 26 0.469 113.8 113.5 0.3 13-11 10-15 5-7 17-15 4-6 1L
Lakers 23 27 0.46 117.1 118.1 -1 13-12 10-15 1-9 12-17 4-6 1L
Spurs 14 36 0.28 112.7 122.2 -9.5 9-18 5-18 2-7 5-29 1-9 5L
Rockets 12 38 0.24 109.6 117.1 -7.5 7-17 5-21 1-8 6-27 2-8 1W
NBA W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Celtics 36 15 0.706 117.8 112.3 5.5 19-6 17-9 6-1 20-11 7-3 1W
Nuggets 34 16 0.68 116.5 112.7 3.8 22-4 12-12 9-4 25-10 7-3 2L
76ers 32 16 0.667 114.8 110.9 3.9 19-7 13-9 5-3 18-10 9-1 7W
Bucks 32 17 0.653 113.6 111.9 1.7 19-5 13-12 7-4 19-13 7-3 3W
Grizzlies 31 18 0.633 116.8 112.5 4.3 20-3 11-15 6-2 15-15 5-5 5L
Nets 30 19 0.612 114.4 111.7 2.7 14-8 16-11 6-4 21-10 4-6 1W
Cavaliers 30 21 0.588 111.3 107.1 4.2 20-5 10-16 8-3 18-9 4-6 1L
Kings 27 21 0.563 119.5 116.6 2.9 16-11 11-10 5-5 15-10 7-3 2L
Heat 28 23 0.549 108.6 108.4 0.2 17-9 11-14 6-3 12-14 7-3 1L
Clippers 28 24 0.538 110.9 110.5 0.4 14-11 14-13 4-4 17-15 7-3 5W
Knicks 27 24 0.529 114.3 112.4 1.9 12-13 15-11 3-7 18-15 5-5 1L
Pelicans 26 24 0.52 115.1 113.1 2 17-9 9-15 7-3 16-12 2-8 7L
Timberwolves 27 25 0.519 115.2 115 0.2 18-10 9-15 6-6 18-16 7-3 3W
Warriors 25 24 0.51 117.9 118 -0.1 19-6 6-18 4-4 14-9 5-5 2W
Suns 26 25 0.51 112.9 111.6 1.3 18-8 8-17 8-0 20-14 6-4 1W
Mavericks 26 25 0.51 112.4 112.1 0.3 17-9 9-16 6-2 19-12 3-7 1L
Jazz 26 26 0.5 117.5 116.3 1.2 17-9 9-17 4-5 19-15 6-4 1W
Hawks 25 25 0.5 116 116.6 -0.6 13-11 12-14 5-4 17-17 6-4 1L
Thunder 24 25 0.49 116.8 115.6 1.2 15-10 9-15 4-6 11-13 7-3 1W
Pacers 24 27 0.471 115.4 117.3 -1.9 16-10 8-17 3-4 17-14 1-9 2L
Bulls 23 26 0.469 114.5 114.5 0 13-10 10-16 5-4 19-15 5-5 1W
Trail Blazers 23 26 0.469 113.8 113.5 0.3 13-11 10-15 5-7 17-15 4-6 1L
Wizards 23 26 0.469 112.7 113.2 -0.5 12-10 11-16 5-3 13-15 6-4 5W
Lakers 23 27 0.46 117.1 118.1 -1 13-12 10-15 1-9 12-17 4-6 1L
Raptors 23 28 0.451 112.9 112.3 0.6 15-12 8-16 4-9 15-19 5-5 1W
Magic 19 31 0.38 111.1 114.6 -3.5 13-13 6-18 2-7 9-21 4-6 2L
Hornets 15 36 0.294 112.2 118.6 -6.4 7-16 8-20 5-6 8-23 4-6 2W
Spurs 14 36 0.28 112.7 122.2 -9.5 9-18 5-18 2-7 5-29 1-9 5L
Pistons 13 38 0.255 112.8 120.2 -7.4 6-19 7-19 0-8 5-23 2-8 1L
Rockets 12 38 0.24 109.6 117.1 -7.5 7-17 5-21 1-8 6-27 2-8 1W