Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Sacramento Kings - 12/6/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Sacramento Kings (7-16) at Cleveland Cavaliers (17-7)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 7:00 pm (Quicken Loans Arena)
The Line: Cleveland Cavaliers -13 -- Over/Under: 211 See the Latest Odds
TV: CSAC, FSOH
The Sacramento Kings and Cleveland Cavaliers meet Wednesday in college basketball action at the Quicken Loans Arena.
The Sacramento Kings look for a big upset victory after splitting their last six games. The Sacramento Kings are averaging 95.7 points on 44.3 percent shooting and allowing 105.7 points on 47.8 percent shooting. Zach Randolph is averaging 13.9 points and 6.3 rebounds while Buddy Hield is averaging 11.8 points and 1.6 assists. De'Aaron Fox is the third double-digit scorer and Willie Cauley-Stein is grabbing 5.9 rebounds. The Sacramento Kings are shooting 38.3 percent from beyond the arc and 74.4 percent from the free throw line. The Sacramento Kings are allowing 39.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 39.1 rebounds per game. The Sacramento Kings have lost eight of their last 10 road games.
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The Cleveland Cavaliers look to keep the ball rolling while building on their 12-game winning streak. The Cleveland Cavaliers are averaging 111.5 points on 48.2 percent shooting and allowing 108.1 points on 46.5 percent shooting. LeBron James is averaging 28 points and 8.5 assists while Kevin Love is averaging 19.2 points and 10.4 rebounds. Dwyane Wade is the third double-digit scorer and Kyle Korver is grabbing 2.1 rebounds. The Cleveland Cavaliers are shooting 37 percent from beyond the arc and 81.8 percent from the free throw line. The Cleveland Cavaliers are allowing 37.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.5 rebounds per game. The Cleveland Cavaliers have won six straight home games.
The Kings are 2-0-2 ATS in their last 4 road games, 2-5 ATS in their last 7 Wednesday games and 4-1-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Cavaliers are 6-19-2 ATS in their last 27 home games, 1-4 ATS in their last 5 Wednesday games and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games playing on 1 days rest. The Kings are 7-3 ATS in the last 10 meetings in Cleveland, 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings and the favorite is 5-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings.
The Cleveland Cavaliers are the hottest team in the league right now, but they're not exactly blowing the doors off teams during this stretch. The Cavs are still brutal against the number, especially at home, and they're actually still being outscored by one point at home this season. The Cavaliers are also 0-7 ATS as a double-digit favorite. Meanwhile, the Kings have been playing better than expected basketball that includes covers in four of their last six, and they've covered three of their six games as a double-digit underdog. Give me the boatload of points here.