Big Al's Daily Angle: NBA, NHL, NCAAB and EPL Previews and Odds - 01/21/2022

by Big Al Staff

The Friday sports card features NBA, NHL, NCAAB, and EPL action.

Eleven games are on the docket in the National Basketball Association. Three games tip-off the card at 7:10 PM ET. Charlotte hosts Oklahoma City as a 9.5-point favorite, with the total set at 221. The Los Angeles Lakers play at Orlando as a 5.5-point road favorite with an over/under of 221. Philadelphia is at home against the Los Angeles Clippers as an 8-point favorite with a total of 212. Two more games begin at 7:40 PM ET. Atlanta plays at home against Miami as a 1-point favorite with an over/under of 217.5. Boston hosts Portland as a 7.5-point favorite with a total of 214. 

Milwaukee is at home against Chicago on ESPN at 8:10 PM ET as an 8.5-point favorite with an over/under of 216.5. Washington plays at home against Toronto at 8:10 PM ET as a 1.5-point favorite with a total of 216.5. Brooklyn travels to San Antonio at 8:40 PM ET as a 2.5-point road favorite with an over/under of 234.5. Two more NBA games start at 9:10 PM ET. Utah hosts Detroit as a 13-point favorite with a total of 217.5. Denver is at home against Memphis as a 4-point favorite with an over/under of 220. Golden State plays at home against Houston at 10:10 PM ET as a 12-point favorite with a total of 229.

The National Hockey League has eight games on its slate. Two games drop the puck at 7:08 PM ET. Carolina is at home against the New York Rangers as a -155 money line favorite with an over/under of 5.5. Pittsburgh visits Columbus as a -180 money line road favorite with a total of 6. Two more games begin at 7:38 PM ET. Dallas plays at Detroit as a -120 money line road favorite with an over/under of 5.5. The New York Islanders are at home against Arizona as a -265 money line favorite with a total of 5.5. 

Minnesota travels to Chicago at 8:38 PM ET as a -145 money line road favorite with an over/under of 5.5. Three more NHL games conclude the card at 10:08 PM ET. Florida plays at Vancouver as a -150 money line road favorite with a total of 6.5. Tampa Bay is at Anaheim as a -225 money line road favorite with an over/under of 6. St. Louis travels to Seattle as a -175 money line road favorite with a total of 5.5. 

Six games are on national television in college basketball. Ohio hosts Toledo on the CBS Sports Network at 6 PM ET as a 4.5-point favorite with an over/under of 145.5. Two NCAAB games start at 7 PM ET. Illinois visits Maryland on FS1 as a 7.5-point road favorite with a total of 141. St. Bonaventure is at Duquesne on ESPN2 as a 5-point road favorite with an over/under of 136. 

Buffalo plays at home against Kent State on the CBS Sports Network as a 7.5-point favorite with a total of 145. Wisconsin is at home against Michigan State on FS1 at 9 PM ET as a 4.5-point favorite with an over/under of 139. Nevada hosts Fresno State on FS1 at 11 PM ET as a 1-point favorite with a total of 135.5. 

Matchweek 23 of the English Premier League begins at 3 PM ET with one match. Watford plays at home against Norwich City on the USA Network as a -0.5 goal line favorite with an over/under of 2.5.

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