Big Al's Daily Angle: NHL, NBA, MLB and EPL Previews and Odds - 05/13/2021

by Big Al Staff

The Thursday sports card features action in the NBA, NHL, MLB, and the English Premier League.

Nine games are on the NBA docket. The card begins at 7 PM ET with two games. The Los Angeles Clippers visit Charlotte as an 8-point road point favorite with the total set at 224 (all odds provided by BetOnline unless indicated otherwise). Milwaukee travels to Indiana as an 8.5-point road favorite at DraftKings. 

Atlanta hosts Orlando at 7:30 PM ET as a 12.5-point favorite with an over/under of 228. New York plays at home against San Antonio as a 5-point favorite at DraftKings. 

Philadelphia travels to Miami at 7:30 PM ET in the opening game of a doubleheader on TNT. The 76ers had their eight-game winning streak end in a 103-94 upset loss at Indiana as a 5.5-point favorite on Tuesday. The Heat have won six of seven after their 129-121 win at Boston as a 1.5-point favorite on Tuesday. Philadelphia is a 1.5-point road favorite at DraftKings. 

Memphis is at home against Sacramento at 8 PM ET as a 7-point favorite at DraftKings. Chicago plays at home against Toronto as a 9.5-point favorite at DraftKings. Denver visits Minnesota as a 5.5-point road favorite with a total of 235.5.

Phoenix hosts Portland at 10 PM ET in the nightcap on TNT. The Suns have lost three of four games after their 122-116 upset loss at Golden State as a 5.5-point favorite on Tuesday. The 76ers won their ninth game in their last ten with their 105-98 upset victory at Utah as a 1-point underdog on Wednesday. Phoenix is a 5.5-point favorite at DraftKings. 

Three games are on the NHL schedule. Minnesota travels to St. Louis at 8 PM ET as a -120 money line road favorite at DraftKings with the over/under at 6. Calgary is at home against Vancouver as a -176 money line favorite with a total of 5.5. Colorado plays at home against Los Angeles as a -385 money line favorite with an over/under of 5.5. 

Twelve games are on the MLB slate. Atlanta hosts Toronto at 12:10 PM ET as a -148 money line favorite with the total at 8.5. Philadelphia visits Washington at 1:05 PM ET as a -108 money line road favorite with an over/under of 8.5. Detroit plays at home against Kansas City at 1:10 PM ET as a -110 money line favorite with the total at 9. Milwaukee is at home against St. Louis at 1:40 PM ET as a -125 money line favorite with an over/under of 7. The Chicago White Sox are at home against Minnesota at 2:10 PM ET as a -132 money line favorite with a total of 7.5. 

San Francisco visits Pittsburgh at 6:35 PM ET as a -158 money line road favorite with an over/under of 8. Boston hosts Oakland at 7:10 PM ET as a -108 money line favorite with the total at 9. The New York Yankees travel to Tampa Bay as a -134 money line road favorite with an over/under of 8.5. 

Houston is at home against Texas at 8:10 PM ET as a -190 money line favorite with the total at 8.5. Cincinnati plays at Colorado at 8:40 PM ET as a -137 money line road favorite with an over/under of 10.5. Miami travels to Arizona as a -113 money line road favorite with a total of 8. Cleveland visits Seattle at 10:10 PM ET as a -135 money line road favorite with an over/under of 8. 

Matchweek 35 in the English Premier League concludes with two matches on the NBC Sports Network. Everton visits Aston Villa at 1 PM ET in a pick ‘em matchup with a total of 2.5. Liverpool plays at Manchester United at 3:15 PM ET as a -0.25 goal line road favorite with an over/under of 2.75.

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