76ers vs. Kings - 2/10/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Sacramento Kings (21-31) at Philadelphia 76ers (8-44)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Wells Fargo Center)
The Line: Philadelphia 76ers +4.5 -- Over/Under: 216 See the Latest Odds
TV: CSAC, CSN
The Sacramento Kings and Philadelphia 76ers meet Wednesday night at the Wells Fargo Center.
The Sacramento Kings need a win in order to snap a four-game losing streak. The Sacramento Kings are averaging 106.9 points on 46.1 percent shooting and allowing 109.1 points on 46 percent shooting. DeMarcus Cousins is averaging 26.8 points and 11.1 rebounds while Rudy Gay is averaging 17.8 points and 6.8 rebounds. Rajon Rondo is dishing 11.9 assists and Omri Casspi is grabbing 6.4 rebounds. The Sacramento Kings are shooting 35.8 percent from beyond the arc and 72.6 percent from the free throw line. The Kings are allowing 36.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 45.2 rebounds per game. The Sacramento Kings have lost six straight road games. Ben McLemore is questionable with a wrist injury.
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The Philadelphia 76ers also need a big win after losing six of their last eight games. The Philadelphia 76ers are averaging 94.8 points on 43.3 percent shooting and allowing 105.2 points on 45.9 percent shooting. Jahlil Okafor is averaging 17 points and 7.3 rebounds while Ish Smith is averaging 15.8 points and 7.8 assists. Nerlens Noel is grabbing 8.2 rebounds and Isaiah Canaan is dishing 1.9 assists. The Philadelphia 76ers are shooting 32.9 percent from beyond the arc and 68 percent from the free throw line. The 76ers are allowing 35.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42 rebounds per game. The Philadelphia 76ers have lost six of their last nine home games. Richaun Holmes is questionable with an ankle injury.
The Kings are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 road games and 8-24-1 ATS in their last 33 vs. NBA Atlantic. The 76ers are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 vs. Western Conference and 9-4 ATS in their last 13 games overall. The Kings are 2-5 ATS in the last 7 meetings in Philadelphia and 5-16 ATS in the last 21 meetings overall.
If the Kings are going to get back in the playoff race, they better be able to win and cover games like this. The gossip about George Karl may be a distraction, but the Kings should be able to take care of this game against the lousy 76ers.