Philadelphia 76ers vs. Washington Wizards - 10/18/19 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Philadelphia 76ers vs. Washington Wizards - 10/18/19 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction Photo by Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

Washington Wizards (2-2) vs. Philadelphia 76ers (4-0)

Friday, October 18, 2019 at 7:00 pm (Wells Fargo Center)

The Line: Philadelphia 76ers -6.5 -- Over/Under: 217.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds

Where to Watch: NBC SPORTS PHILADELPHIA, NBC SPORTS WASHINGTON Stream live sports and exclusive originals on ESPN+. Sign up now! Advertisement

The Washington Wizards and Philadelphia 76ers meet Friday in NBA preseason action at the Wells Fargo Center.

The Washington Wizards look for a victory to end their preseason with a 3-2 record. The Washington Wizards are averaging 114.8 points on 43.9 percent shooting and allowing 104 points on 43.8 percent shooting. Moritz Wagner is averaging 16.3 points and four rebounds while Bradley Beal is averaging 15.3 points and three assists. Thomas Bryant is the third double-digit scorer and Jordan McRae is grabbing 1.7 rebounds. The Washington Wizards are shooting 38.7 percent from beyond the arc and 69.6 percent from the free throw line. The Washington Wizards are allowing 38.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 46.5 rebounds per game. The Washington Wizards have won seven of their last eight preseason games.

The Philadelphia 76ers look for a victory to end their preseason with a perfect 5-0 record. The Philadelphia 76ers are averaging 119 points on 49.3 percent shooting and allowing 88.3 points on 36.5 percent shooting. Joel Embiid is averaging 18.7 points and 6.7 rebounds while Josh Richardson is averaging 14.5 points and 4.5 rebounds. Ben Simmons is the third double-digit scorer and Tobias Harris is grabbing 6.5 rebounds. The Philadelphia 76ers are shooting 32.8 percent from beyond the arc and 76.1 percent from the free throw line. The Philadelphia 76ers are allowing 26.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 53.8 rebounds per game. The Philadelphia 76ers have won nine of their last 10 preseason games.

Get the BEST EXPERT PICKS From Top Handicappers

The Wizards are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games following a ATS loss and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The over is 15-5 in Wizards last 20 games following a straight up loss. The under is 6-0 in 76ers last 6 games following a straight up win and 6-0 in 76ers last 6 games following a ATS win. The Wizards are 1-6 ATS in the last 7 meetings in Philadelphia. The over is 5-1 in the last 6 meetings in Philadelphia and 6-2 in the last 8 meetings.

The Philadelphia 76ers are perfect this preseason and have done nothing but run away in those games with an offense that's shooting a high percentage across the board and a defense that's given up nothing easy. The Washington Wizards don't have the depth to counter these 76ers when they're playing well. I don't love laying big chalk in the preseason, but I almost have no choice here. 

Risk Free Bets, Free Bets and Deposit Bonuses CLICK HERE!!!!

Randy’s Pick Philadelphia 76ers -6.5

Get Premium Picks Start Winning Now »
The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a PickDawgz site consensus.

Mitch's Take...

Free MLB Parlay For Today 5/21/22 MLB Pick & Prediction Baseball Betting Tips

Guaranteed Packages

Guaranteed packages automatically give you a credit if the package does not turn a profit—the sum of betting all individual picks. THESE ARE NOT PARLAYS UNLESS OTHERWISE CLEARLY STATED. If a guaranteed package does not profit, a credit for its full purchase price is automatically issued after picks are graded and verified.

For example, if you purchase a $39.95 package that doesn’t profit, you’ll get a $39.95 credit towards any future purchase(s) on our site. Credits are usually issued within hours of a game’s conclusion, so please allow a few hours for final verification.

To use your credits, log in to your account and add another package or pass to your cart. Credits will automatically reduce what you owe. Any remaining balance will be settled through our payment system, with any leftover credits available future purchases. Credits do not expire.

Dismiss