Philadelphia 76ers vs. Sacramento Kings - 11/30/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Sacramento Kings (7-11) at Philadelphia 76ers (4-14)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Wells Fargo Center)
The Line: Philadelphia 76ers +3.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Sacramento Kings and Philadelphia 76ers meet Wednesday night in NBA action at the Wells Fargo Center.
The Sacramento Kings could use a feel good victory after losing six of their last nine games. The Sacramento Kings are averaging 103.2 points on 45.4 percent shooting and allowing 105.2 points on 45.7 percent shooting. DeMarcus Cousins is averaging 28.7 points and 10.4 rebounds while Rudy Gay is averaging 19.6 points and 3.1 assists. Darren Collison is the third double-digit scorer and Arron Afflalo is grabbing 2.5 rebounds. The Sacramento Kings are shooting 35.1 percent from beyond the arc and 77.5 percent from the free throw line. The Sacramento Kings are allowing 36.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 41.5 rebounds per game. The Sacramento Kings have lost five of their last seven road games.
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The Philadelphia 76ers also look for a bounce back victory to snap a four-game losing streak. The Philadelphia 76ers are averaging 97.9 points on 43.4 percent shooting and allowing 107.9 points on 45.7 percent shooting. Joel Embiid is averaging 18.2 points and 7.8 rebounds while Ersan Ilyasova is averaging 13 points and 1.5 assists. Jerryd Bayless is the third double-digit scorer and Jahlil Okafor is grabbing 3.9 rebounds. The Philadelphia 76ers are shooting 36.6 percent from beyond the arc and 73 percent from the free throw line. The Philadelphia 76ers are allowing 34.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.3 rebounds per game. The Philadelphia 76ers have lost three straight home games.
The Kings are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 vs. NBA Atlantic and 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games overall. The 76ers are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 home games and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games playing on 1 days rest. The Kings are 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Philadelphia and 4-17 ATS in the last 21 meetings overall.
The Kings are actually playing decent basketball at the moment and are getting out of this world play from Cousins during the process. Even with Embiid bringing much needed energy to the 76ers, they still struggle to finish games and the losses keep piling up. The Kings have the better talent and are starting to find ways to finish games. You don't see low lines often with the 76ers, so take advantage while you can.