Yulon Luxgen Dinos vs. Taiwan Beer - 4/24/20 SBL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Taiwan Beer at Yulon Luxgen Dinos
SBL Basketball: Friday, April 24, 2020 at 5:00 am
The Line: Taiwan Beer -4.5 -- Over/Under: 172.5
The Taiwan Beer and Yulon Luxgen Dinos meet Friday morning in Super Basketball League basketball action.
The Taiwan Beer need a win here after winning five of their last seven games. The Taiwan Beer are averaging 77.7 points on 52 percent shooting and allowing 77.3 points on 47.8 percent shooting. Kentrell Barkely is averaging 19.1 points and 8.4 rebounds while Igor Kaytsev is averaging 15.6 points and 8.1 rebounds. Yu-An Chang is the third double-digit scorer and Tsung-Han Huang is dishing 1.6 assists. The Taiwan Beer are shooting 32.7 percent from beyond the arc and 69.4 percent from the free throw line. The Taiwan Beer are allowing 31.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 38.3 rebounds per game.
The Yulon Luxgen Dinos look for another victory to build on their five-game winning streak. The Yulon Luxgen Dinos are averaging 89.1 points on 52.2 percent shooting and allowing 86.9 points on 48.5 percent shooting. Marcus Keene is averaging 25.2 points and 7.2 rebounds while Lu Kuan-Hsuan is averaging 18.5 points and 6.5 rebounds. Sim Bhullar is the third double-digit scorer and Lu Cheng-Ju is dishing 2.9 assists. The Yulon Luxgen Dinos are shooting 35 percent from beyond the arc and 70.7 percent from the free throw line. The Yulon Luxgen Dinos are allowing 33.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 40.6 rebounds per game.
The Taiwan Beer have been the better team overall this season and are in a must win situation, as they can't got down 0-3 and expect to have an honest shot of winning this series. With that said, the Yulon Luxgen Dinos have won three of the last four meetings against Taiwan Beer, including winning the first two games of this series as massive underdogs. The Yulon Luxgen Dinos have won five straight games and are averaging 94.2 points during that stretch. You can argue the Yulon Luxgen Dinos are playing their best basketball of the season right now and they have all of the momentum. We've been riding Yulon Luxgen Dinos for much of the last two weeks and there's really no reason to jump off now, even if Taiwan Beer is in desperation mode.