NBA Best Bets of the Day

Friday, Nov 26, 2021

Optimal Bets uses proprietary algorithms to calculate the win percentage and expected value for O/Us, Spreads, and Moneylines.

We’ll go through each game and pick what our models calculate to be the best bet for that game. The best bet is the bet with the highest implied bet units. We use quarter Kelly Criterion to calculate the bet units. It’s possible there are no winning bets for the game which means the implied units for all bets will be 0. In that case, we default to the bet with the highest expected value even though it’s considered to be a losing bet. The best bets are dynamic based on the day's news and lock at tip-off.

Here were the NBA Best Bets of the Day for Thursday, Nov 25, 2021.



Detroit Pistons @ Los Angeles Clippers

Fri 3:40 PM EST

The best bet of the game for DET @ LAC is DET +11.5 -110. Our simulations expect this bet to win 59% of the time. This win percentage implies an expected value of $112 for every $100 bet.

The calculated optimal bet size is 3 units. Our models calculate this to be a +EV bet and consider it to be one of the top bets of the day.

Phoenix Suns @ New York Knicks

Fri 7:10 PM EST

The best bet of the game for PHO @ NY is Over 213.5 -115. Our simulations expect this bet to win 55% of the time. This win percentage implies an expected value of $102 for every $100 bet.

There are no bets in this game with a significant edge to the bettor.

Minnesota Timberwolves @ Charlotte Hornets

Fri 7:10 PM EST

The best bet of the game for MIN @ CHA is Under 226.5 -110. Our simulations expect this bet to win 59% of the time. This win percentage implies an expected value of $111 for every $100 bet.

The calculated optimal bet size is 3 units. Our models calculate this to be a +EV bet and consider it to be one of the top bets of the day.

Chicago Bulls @ Orlando Magic

Fri 7:10 PM EST

The best bet of the game for CHI @ ORL is ORL +9.5 -110. Our simulations expect this bet to win 55% of the time. This win percentage implies an expected value of $105 for every $100 bet.

There are no bets in this game with a significant edge to the bettor.

Atlanta Hawks @ Memphis Grizzlies

Fri 8:10 PM EST

The best bet of the game for ATL @ MEM is ATL ML -110. Our simulations expect this bet to win 54% of the time. This win percentage implies an expected value of $103 for every $100 bet.

There are no bets in this game with a significant edge to the bettor.

Toronto Raptors @ Indiana Pacers

Fri 8:10 PM EST

The best bet of the game for TOR @ IND is TOR +5.0 -110. Our simulations expect this bet to win 58% of the time. This win percentage implies an expected value of $111 for every $100 bet.

The calculated optimal bet size is 3 units. Our models calculate this to be a +EV bet and consider it to be one of the top bets of the day.

Washington Wizards @ Oklahoma City Thunder

Fri 8:10 PM EST

The best bet of the game for WAS @ OKC is OKC ML +210. Our simulations expect this bet to win 33% of the time. This win percentage implies an expected value of $103 for every $100 bet.

There are no bets in this game with a significant edge to the bettor.

Boston Celtics @ San Antonio Spurs

Fri 8:40 PM EST

The best bet of the game for BOS @ SA is SA +4.5 -110. Our simulations expect this bet to win 53% of the time. This win percentage implies an expected value of $101 for every $100 bet.

There are no bets in this game with a significant edge to the bettor.

New Orleans Pelicans @ Utah Jazz

Fri 9:10 PM EST

The best bet of the game for NO @ UTA is NO +14.0 -110. Our simulations expect this bet to win 61% of the time. This win percentage implies an expected value of $115 for every $100 bet.

The calculated optimal bet size is 4 units. Our models calculate this to be a +EV bet and consider it to be one of the top bets of the day.

Milwaukee Bucks @ Denver Nuggets

Fri 9:10 PM EST

The best bet of the game for MIL @ DEN is DEN +6.0 -110. Our simulations expect this bet to win 57% of the time. This win percentage implies an expected value of $108 for every $100 bet.

The calculated optimal bet size is 2 units. Our models calculate this to be a +EV bet and consider it to be one of the top bets of the day.

Portland Trail Blazers @ Golden State Warriors

Fri 10:10 PM EST

The best bet of the game for POR @ GS is Under 224.5 -110. Our simulations expect this bet to win 56% of the time. This win percentage implies an expected value of $107 for every $100 bet.

There are no bets in this game with a significant edge to the bettor.

Sacramento Kings @ Los Angeles Lakers

Fri 10:40 PM EST

The best bet of the game for SAC @ LAL is SAC +8.0 -110. Our simulations expect this bet to win 65% of the time. This win percentage implies an expected value of $123 for every $100 bet.

The calculated optimal bet size is 6 units. Our models calculate this to be a +EV bet and consider it to be one of the top bets of the day.

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