Odds are against Rui Hachimura and the Washington Wizards (24-43), who are a 10.5-point underdog (per DraftKings) when they take the court against Joel Embiid and the Philadelphia 76ers (40-27) on August 5, 2020. A points total of 231.5 is set for the game.

The betting insights in this article reflect data as of August 5, 2020, 6:40 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

76ers vs Wizards Betting Odds

Injury Report as of August 5

76ers: Zhaire Smith: Out (Knee), Glenn Robinson III: Day To Day (Hip), Mike Scott: Out (Knee), Ryan Broekhoff: Out (Personal)
Wizards: Gary Payton II: Out (Covid), Davis Bertans: Out (Undisclosed), John Wall Jr.: Out For Season (Left Torn Achilles), Bradley Beal: Out For Season (Shoulder), Garrison Mathews: Out (Personal)

Examining the Over/Under

  • The 76ers’ average point total in outings this season is 218.1, 13.4 points less than the total in this game.
  • Wizards games this season have averaged an over/under of 234.8 points, 3.3 more than the point total in this matchup.
  • The 76ers and their opponents have combined to score more than 231.5 points in 25.4% of their outings this season (17 of 67 opportunities).
  • Washington has combined with its opponents to score more than 231.5 points in 36 of 67 games (53.7%) this season.
  • These two teams average a combined 225.3 points per game, 6.2 fewer points than the total of 231.5 set for this matchup.
  • Opponents of the two teams average a combined 3.9 fewer points per game (227.6) than this game’s total of 231.5 points.

Head to Head

Philadelphia and Washington have split their matchups 1-1 this year. Neither team claims an advantage against the spread in head-to-head meetings, with the series tied at 1-1 ATS.

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
12/21/2019 76ers 76ers -12.5 227.5 -1095 719 125-108 PHI*
12/5/2019 76ers Wizards -8 234 -370 293 119-113 WAS*
  • 12/21/2019 DNP – Wizards: Rui Hachimura, Jordan McRae, Thomas Bryant
  • 12/5/2019 DNP – 76ers: Josh Richardson; Wizards: Jordan McRae, Thomas Bryant

76ers Betting Information

  • Philadelphia holds a losing record against the spread this season, going 26-36-4 ATS.
  • When they play as 10.5-point favorites, the 76ers have a record ATS of 2-5.
  • Philadelphia typically hits the over, eclipsing the points total in 35 of 67 games (52.2%).

Wizards Betting Information

  • Washington hit the over in a majority of its games this season: 37 of 67 games (55.2%).
  • Washington has a sub-.500 record against the spread this season: 30-32-1.
  • The Wizards have a losing record (5-7) when they’re at least 10.5-point underdogs.

76ers Leaders

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Joel Embiid 46 23.9 12.0 3.2 0.9 1.3 1.2
Tobias Harris 67 19.6 6.8 3.1 0.8 0.6 1.8
Ben Simmons 56 16.6 7.8 8.1 2.1 0.6 0.0
Alec Burks 61 14.8 4.3 2.9 1.0 0.3 1.7
Josh Richardson 50 13.7 3.3 3.0 1.0 0.7 1.5

Wizards Leaders

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Rui Hachimura 44 13.3 6.1 1.8 0.8 0.2 0.5
Thomas Bryant 41 12.7 7.1 1.9 0.4 0.9 0.7
Ish Smith 63 10.6 3.2 4.8 0.8 0.4 0.9
Shabazz Napier 54 10.4 2.9 4.9 1.3 0.2 1.4
Troy Brown Jr. 64 10.0 5.4 2.5 1.2 0.1 0.8

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