Spurs at Nets - 1/11/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
San Antonio Spurs (32-6) at Brooklyn Nets (10-27)
NBA Basketball: Monday, January 11, 2016 at 7:30 pm (Barclays Center)
The Line: Brooklyn Nets +14 -- Over/Under: 190 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSSW, YES
The San Antonio Spurs and Brooklyn Nets square off Monday night at the Barclays Center.
The San Antonio Spurs look to remain red hot after winning 10 of their last 11 games. The San Antonio Spurs are averaging 103.6 points on 49.1 percent shooting and allowing 89.7 points on 42.7 percent shooting. Kawhi Leonard is averaging 20.7 points and 2.7 assists while LaMarcus Aldridge is averaging 15.8 points and 8.9 rebounds. Tony Parker is dishing 5.3 assists and Tim Duncan is grabbing 7.9 rebounds. The San Antonio Spurs are shooting 38.4 percent from beyond the arc and 78.5 percent from the free throw line. The Spurs are allowing 31.9 percent shooting from deep and are forcing 14.3 turnovers per game. The San Antonio Spurs have won six of their last nine road games.
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The Brooklyn Nets need a big victory here after losing six of their last eight games. The Brooklyn Nets are averaging 95.7 points on 44.3 percent shooting and allowing 102.3 points on 46 percent shooting. Brook Lopez is averaging 19.8 points and 8.6 rebounds while Thaddeus Young is averaging 15.6 points and 1.5 assists. Joe Johnson is dishing 3.7 assists and Bojan Bogdanovic is grabbing 3.7 rebounds. The Brooklyn Nets are shooting 31.5 percent from beyond the arc and 76 percent from the free throw line. The Nets are allowing 35.8 percent shooting from deep and are forcing 14.3 turnovers per game. The Brooklyn Nets have lost nine straight home games.
The Spurs are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 road games and 42-19 ATS in their last 61 games overall. The Nets are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 home games and 8-2 ATS in their last 10 vs. Western Conference. The Spurs are 12-3 ATS in the last 15 meetings in Brooklyn and 20-7-1 ATS in the last 28 meetings overall.
The Nets have lost nine straight home games and are now without their starting point guard in Jarrett Jack. Yikes. This game could get really ugly.