Kings vs. Spurs - 2/24/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
San Antonio Spurs (47-9) at Sacramento Kings (23-31)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at 10:30 pm (Sleep Train Arena)
The Line: Sacramento Kings +7 -- Over/Under: 216 See the Latest Odds
TV: ESPN, KENS, CSAC
The San Antonio Spurs and Sacramento Kings square off Wednesday night at the Sleep Train Arena.
The San Antonio Spurs look to keep rolling after winning 10 of their last 13 games. The San Antonio Spurs are averaging 105.2 points on 49.1 percent shooting and allowing 92.7 points on 43.4 percent shooting. LaMarcus Aldridge is averaging 16.9 points and 8.3 rebounds while Tony Parker is averaging 12.5 points and 5.1 assists. Patty Mills is dishing 2.7 assists and Tim Duncan is grabbing 7.5 rebounds. The San Antonio Spurs are shooting 39.5 percent from beyond the arc and 79.5 percent from the free throw line. The Spurs are allowing 32.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 44.3 rebounds per game. The San Antonio Spurs have won five of their last six road games. Kawhi Leonard is questionable with a calf injury.
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The Sacramento Kings need another win after losing eight of their last 12 games. The Sacramento Kings are averaging 107.2 points on 46.3 percent shooting and allowing 109.1 points on 46 percent shooting. DeMarcus Cousins is averaging 27 points and 11.3 rebounds while Rudy Gay is averaging 18 points and 1.7 assists. Rajon Rondo is dishing 11.9 assists and Darren Collison is grabbing 2.1 rebounds. The Sacramento Kings are shooting 35.8 percent from beyond the arc and 72.8 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 won four of their last six home games.
The Spurs are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games playing on 2 days rest and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 vs. Western Conference. The Kings are 3-7 ATS in their last 10 vs. NBA Southwest and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Spurs are 8-2 ATS in the last 10 meetings in Sacramento.
The Kings are a decent team, but they play zero defense and sill need to play a perfect game to compete with this deep and disciplined Spurs squad. I'll eat the chalk with the road team.