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Jimmy Butler-led Miami Heat are set to travel to the Spectrum center to face LaMelo Ball's Charlotte Hornets in the NBA 2022-23 regular season on Sunday. In the Eastern Conference standings, the Hornets are placed at the 14th spot with 14 wins in 50 matches while the Heat have managed the sixth place with a 28-22 record.

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While the Hornets defeated Chicago Bulls in their last fixture, the Heat are currently on a three-game winning streak. In their last 10 NBA fixtures, Miami won seven matches while Charlotte won three games. The Hornets have lost 16 of their 22 home games while the Heat have won 11 of theri 24 road games so far this season.

Charlotte Hornets vs Miami Heat: Match Prediction

Head-To-Head:

  • In their last 10 games against each other, the Heat have dominated the matchup with seven victories while the Hornets won three games.
  • Miami and Charlotte faced each other twice this season and the Heat won both the fixtures.
  • The Hornets last won a NBA regular season game against the Heat in March 2021.

Top Players:

  • The Hornets include LaMelo Ball, Gordon Hayward, Terry Rozier, Mark Williams and PJ Washington as their star players.
  • The Heat include Jimmy Butler, Bam Adebayo, Tyler Herro, Victor Oladipo as their star players.

Injured/Questionable Players:

  • Heat:  Nikola Jovic, Duncan Robinson, Omer Yurtseven
  • Hornets: Kelly Oubre Jr.

Average Quarter score: (Hornets 112-118 Heat)

  • 1st quarter: 30-30
  • 2nd quarter: 27-28
  • 3rd quarter: 26-27
  • 4th quarter: 29-33

Heat at Hornets: Betting Odds

Against The Spread (ATS): Heat -6.5 (-105) | Hornets +6.5 (-115)
Over/Under (OU): 222.5 (O: -108 | U: -112)
Prediction: Hornets 112-118 Heat

Money Line:

  • The Heat have -240 odds to pick up the win, while the Hornets are listed at +200 to claim victory.
  • This season, the Hornets won the only game they were named the favorites while the Heat won 11 of the 23 games they played as the underdogs.
  • This season, the Hornets won 13 of the 49 games they were named the underdogs while the Heat lost 10 of the 27 games they played as the favorites.

Against The Spread:

  • In the NBA 2022-23 season, the Heat are scoring 108.4 points per game while the Hornets are averaging 112 points per game.
  • From their opponents this season, the Hornets are averaging 6.6 points less per game, and the Heat are managing a difference of 0.2 points more per game.

Over/Under:

  • For the Hornets, seven players are averaging more than 10 points per game as LaMelo Ball leads the squad with 23.5 points per game followed by Terry Rozier (21.4) and Kelly Oubre Jr. (20.2).
  • For the Heat, seven players are averaging more than 10 points per game as Jimmy Butler leads the squad with 21.6 points per game followed by Bam Adebayo (21.4) and Tyler Herro (20.8).

Charlotte Hornets vs Miami Heat: How to Watch

When and where will the Charlotte Hornets vs Miami Heat, NBA 2022-23 match take place?
The NBA match between Charlotte Hornets and Miami Heat will take place on January 29 at 11:30 pm IST (Jan 29, 1:00 pm ET) at the Spectrum Center.

Where to watch the live telecast of Charlotte Hornets vs Miami Heat, NBA 2022-23 in India and the US?
The live telecast of the NBA match between Charlotte Hornets and Miami Heat will be available on Sports 18 in India and on TNT and NBA TV in the US.

Where to watch the live stream of Charlotte Hornets vs Miami Heat, NBA 2022-23 in India and the US?
The NBA match between Charlotte Hornets and Miami Heat can be streamed live on Voot Select, Jio TV, NBA.com on subscription basis in India, and on ESPN and ABC in the US.

Where to catch live scores of Charlotte Hornets vs Miami Heat, NBA 2022-23?
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