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    The Cleveland Cavaliers (29-20) are favored (by 8.5 points) to stop a three-game road losing streak when they visit the Houston Rockets (11-37) on Thursday, January 26, 2023 at 8:00 PM ET. The point total for the matchup is set at 221.5.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Cavaliers vs. Rockets

    • Game Day: Thursday, January 26, 2023
    • Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
    • TV Channel: BSOH and SportsNet SW
    • Location: Houston, Texas
    • Arena: Toyota Center
    Cavaliers vs Rockets Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Total
    Cavaliers -8.5 221.5

    Cavaliers Betting Stats & Information

    • The Cavaliers are 26-13 in games they were listed as the moneyline favorite (winning 66.7% of those games).
    • When it has played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -347 or shorter, Cleveland has gone 4-2 (66.7% win percentage).
    • So far this season, the Cavaliers have put together a 25-23-1 record against the spread.
    • When they have played as at least 8.5-point favorites this season, the Cavaliers are 2-3-1 against the spread.
    • Cleveland’s average point total in matchups this year is 218.7, 2.8 points below the over/under in this game.
    • Cavaliers games have gone over the point total in 23 out of 48 opportunities (47.9%).

    Houston Betting Stats & Info

    • The Rockets have been underdogs in 46 games this season and won 11 (23.9%) of those contests.
    • Houston has a record of 2-16, a 11.1% win rate, when it is set as the underdog by +273 or more by sportsbooks this season.
    • The Rockets have covered the spread in a game 17 times this season (17-27-4).
    • In games they were an underdog in by 8.5 points or more so far this year, the Rockets went 6-11-2 against the spread.
    • The average total in Houston’s games this season is 5.5 more points than the point total of 221.5 in this outing.
    • Games involving the Rockets have hit the over 23 times this year.

    Cavaliers vs. Rockets Season Stat Comparison

    Cavaliers Rank Cavaliers AVG Rockets AVG Rockets Rank
    26th 111.5 Points Scored 109.7 29th
    1st 107.2 Points Allowed 117.2 25th
    22nd 42.4 Rebounds 46.8 4th
    20th 9.8 Off. Rebounds 13.2 3rd
    20th 11.4 3pt Made 11.4 20th
    22nd 24 Assists 22.3 29th
    9th 13.2 Turnovers 16.1 29th

    This Matchup’s Impact Players

    Cleveland Cavaliers Leaders

    • The Cavaliers active scoring leader is Donovan Mitchell, who averages 28.3 per contest to go with four rebounds and 4.8 assists.
    • Darius Garland is averaging 21.7 points, eight assists and 2.9 rebounds per game, while Evan Mobley adds 15.1 points, 2.7 assists and 8.8 rebounds per outing.
    • The Cavaliers get 3.8 three-pointers per game out of Mitchell.

    Houston Rockets Leaders

    • Jalen Green averages 22 points per game. He also pulls down 4.2 rebounds and averages 3.7 assists per game.
    • Alperen Sengun puts up 15.5 points, nine rebounds and 3.5 assists per game, while Kevin Porter Jr. adds 19.2 points, 5.5 rebounds and 5.6 assists per game.
    • Green is consistent from deep with 2.5 made threes per game.
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