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12 Days of Roto - Betting

NBA prop projections: Christmas Day preview

by NBC Sports EDGE Staff
Updated On: December 25, 2020, 12:14 pm ET

This holiday season may feel different this year, but the NBA will continue its tradition of a full slate of marquee matchups on Christmas Day. From the Nets and Celtics to the Mavericks and Lakers, it's a perfect opportunity to sit back, relax, and pick your favorite props! With so many matchups to choose from, we want to help narrow down your options.

This past week, we've given extra insight on these tools than normal by highlighting content found in our EDGE+ RotoEDGE+ Pro and EDGE+ Max packages. This is all an effort to continue our 12 Days of Roto promotion, which is working in conjunction with our 2020 Holiday Sale and offers a unique look at a different tool or feature each day. In addition, you can take advantage of the sale by using promo code HOLIDAY20 to instantly save 20% off on any and all tiers or packages.

Today we'll look at the NBA Betting Tools, which are jammed packed with content targeted at providing the knowledge you need to find current and historical trends, use our Edge Finder to filter scenarios in a specific matchup, and find the right player prop for you in our projection models.

Recently, we previewed our DFS Tools to show you how to use our optimizer tool to create a daily lineup for the Christmas Day games. Today, we're taking a look at some of our player projections for those same games in the NBA:


Name Position Team Projected Stats Odds
LeBron James SF Lakers 30.2 points O22.5 (-125)/U22.5 (-105)
Luka Doncic PG Mavericks 32.3 points  O/U30.5 (-115)
Jayson Tatum SF Celtics 10.7 rebounds O/U7.5 (-115)
Kevin Durant SF Nets 20.1 points O24.5 (-124)/U24.5 (-107)
Kawhi Leonard SF Clippers 6.0 assists O4.5 (+106)/U4.5 (-143)
Nikola Jokic C Nuggets 25.2 points O23.5 (-109)/U23.5 (-122)
Jimmy Butler SF Heat 7.5 assists O5.5 (-139)/U5.5 (+105)
Zion Williamson PF Pelicans 21.8 points O21.5 (-110)/U21.5 (-121)
Stephen Curry PG Warriors 19.6 points O25.5 (-120)/U25.5 (-112)


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