Suns at Spurs - 4/12/15 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Phoenix Suns (39-41) at San Antonio Spurs (54-26)
NBA Basketball: Sunday, April 12, 2015 at 7:00 pm (AT&T Center)
The Line: San Antonio Spurs -14 -- Over/Under: 201.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSAZ+, FSSW
The Phoenix Suns and San Antonio Spurs square off Sunday night at the AT&T Center.
The Phoenix Suns look for a win after losing five of their last six games. On the season, the Suns are averaging 102.6 points on 45.2 percent shooting and are allowing 130.2 points on 45.1 percent shooting. Eric Bledsoe is averaging 17.1 points and six assists while Markieff Morris is averaging 15.4 points and 6.2 rebounds. Marcus Morris is grabbing 4.7 rebounds and P.J. Tucker is dishing 1.6 assists. The Phoenix Suns are shooting just 41.1 percent from the field and 28.2 percent from deep in their last five games. The Suns have lost 10 of their last 13 when scoring less than 100 points. The Suns have lost their last five road games. Reggie Bullock and Gerald Green are questionable with injuries.
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The San Antonio Spurs look to build on their 10-game winning streak. On the season, the Spurs are averaging 103.1 points on 46.6 percent shooting and are allowing 96.9 points on 44.3 percent shooting. Kawhi Leonard is averaging 16.5 points and 7.1 rebounds while Tim Duncan is averaging 13.8 points and 9.1 rebounds. Tony Parker is dishing 4.9 assists and Danny Green is grabbing 4.3 rebounds. The San Antonio Spurs are shooting 51.9 percent from the field and 35.9 percent from deep in their last five games. The Spurs still have a shot to clinch the second seed in the West. The Spurs haven’t lost a home game since March 12th.
The Suns are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 vs. NBA Southwest and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games vs. a team with a winning S.U. record. The Spurs are 10-1 ATS in their last 11 home games and 18-5 ATS in their last 23 games overall. The underdog is 3-1-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
The Spurs are crsuhing teams left and right, and they still have something to play for. The Suns have checked out a while ago and have even more injuries. Look for another blowout by the defending champs.