Kings vs. Cavaliers - 3/9/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Cleveland Cavaliers (44-18) at Sacramento Kings (25-37)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 10:00 pm (Sleep Train Arena)
The Line: Sacramento Kings -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: FSOH, CSAC
The Cleveland Cavaliers and Sacramento Kings square off Wednesday at the Sleep Train Arena.
The Cleveland Cavaliers look for another win after winning 10 of their last 16 games. The Cleveland Cavaliers are averaging 103.2 points on 45.8 percent shooting and allowing 97.2 points on 44.5 percent shooting. LeBron James is averaging 24.9 points and 7.4 rebounds while Kyrie Irving is averaging 19.3 points and 4.5 assists. Kevin Love is grabbing 10 rebounds and J.R. Smith is dishing 1.5 assists. The Cleveland Cavaliers are shooting 35.7 percent from beyond the arc and 74 percent from the free throw line. The Cavaliers are allowing 33.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 44.8 rebounds per game. The Cleveland Cavaliers have lost three of their last four road games.
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The Sacramento Kings could use a win after losing six of their last seven games. The Sacramento Kings are averaging 106.9 points on 46.4 percent shooting and allowing 109.4 points on 46.3 percent shooting. DeMarcus Cousins is averaging 27.3 points and 11.5 rebounds while Rudy Gay is averaging 17.6 points and 1.7 assists. Rajon Rondo is dishing 12 assists and Marco Belinelli is grabbing 1.8 rebounds. The Sacramento Kings are shooting 35.7 percent from beyond the arc and 72.2 percent from the free throw line. The Kings are allowing 36.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 45 rebounds per game. The Sacramento Kings have lost four of their last five home games. Seth Curry is questionable with a foot injury.
The Cavaliers are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 vs. Western Conference and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 1 days rest. The Kings are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 home games and 6-2 ATS in their last 8 vs. NBA Central. The home team is 5-0-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings.
You guys know I'm not high on this Cavs team at all, as they continue to fail expectations. The Kings play decent ball at home. I'll take the points.