Charlotte Hornets vs. Philadelphia 76ers - 11/20/15 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Philadelphia 76ers (0-12) at Charlotte Hornets (6-6)
NBA Basketball: Friday, November 20, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Time Warner Cable Arena)
The Line: Charlotte Hornets -11 -- Over/Under: 193 See the Latest Odds
The Philadelphia 76ers and Charlotte Hornets play Friday night at The Time Warner Cable Arena.
The Philadelphia 76ers are still looking for their first victory after a brutal 0-12 start. The Philadelphia 76ers are averaging 90.2 points on 41.8 percent shooting and allowing 104.2 points on 44.4 percent shooting. Jahlil Okafor is averaging 18.8 points and 7.5 rebounds while Nerlens Noel is averaging 10.6 points and 8.8 rebounds. Nik Stauskas is dishing 2.2 assists and Jerami Grant is grabbing 4.8 rebounds. The Philadelphia 76ers are shooting just 30.5 percent from downtown and are getting just 57.5 points from their starting unit. The 76ers have scored 86 or less points in four straight games and are averaging 18 turnovers. The 76ers have lost 10 straight road games.
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The Charlotte Hornets look for a win to get them a game above a .500 record. The Charlotte Hornets are averaging 102 points on 44.5 percent shooting and allowing 100.4 points on 45.3 percent shooting. Kemba Walker is averaging 16.5 points and 5.1 assists while Nicolas Batum is averaging 17.1 points and six rebounds. Al Jefferson is grabbing 6.4 rebounds and Jeremy Lin is dishing three assists. The Charlotte Hornets are turning the ball over only 11 times per game and are getting 39.7 points from their bench. The Hornets are starting to click offensively and have six double-digit scorers at the moment. The Hornets have won seven of their last 11 home games. P.J. Hairston is out with a quad injury.
The 76ers are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games following a S.U. loss and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 1 days rest. The Hornets are 6-2-1 ATS in their last 9 games playing on 1 days rest and 1-7 ATS in their last 8 vs. NBA Atlantic. The road team is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
Have you seen the 76ers play recently? I tried to give the 76ers some credit after hanging with the Cavs twice, but this is simply a horrible, horrible basketball team. While I hate big chalk, there's really no other option here. Hornets win by double digits.