Rasta Vechta vs. MHP RIESEN Ludwigsburg
BBL Germany Basketball: Sunday, June 7, 2020 at 1:00 pm
The Line: MHP RIESEN Ludwigsburg -7.5 -- Over/Under: 157.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
Rasta Vechta and MHP RIESEN Ludwigsburg meet Sunday in Germany BBL basketball action at the Audi Dome.
Rasta Vechta could use a victory here after losing five of their last seven games. Rasta Vechta is averaging 80.7 points on 53.3 percent shooting and allowing 81.8 points on 57.1 percent shooting. Trevis Simpson is averaging 13.8 points and 1.6 assists while Joshua Young is averaging 13.7 points and 2.3 rebounds. Steve Vasturia is the third double-digit scorer and Jordan Davis is grabbing 1.9 rebounds. Rasta Vechta is shooting 35.7 percent from beyond the arc and 78.8 percent from the free throw line. Rasta Vechta is allowing 34.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30 rebounds per game.
MHP RIESEN Ludwigsburg look for another victory to build on their impressive five-game winning streak. MHP RIESEN Ludwigsburg is averaging 86.5 points on 49 percent shooting and allowing 78.8 points on 53.5 percent shooting. Khadeen Carrington is averaging 17.2 points and 3.3 assists while Marcos Knight is averaging 15.8 points and 5.1 rebounds. Nick Weiler-Babb is the third double-digit scorer and Thomas Wimbush is grabbing 3.1 rebounds. MHP RIESEN Ludwigsburg is shooting 34.7 percent from beyond the arc and 77.8 percent from the free throw line. MHP RIESEN Ludwigsburg is allowing 30 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.2 rebounds per game.
MHP RIESEN Ludwigsburg has won six of the last eight meetings against Rasta Vechta, which includes a seven-point victory on the first of February. Rasta Vechta beat MHP RIESEN Ludwigsburg by five points when these clubs met in December of last year.
Past meetings between these clubs have been tight, and that includes the last three games being decided by an average of 5.3 points. So I can see why some would consider taking the points here. However, Rasta Vechta has been playing shaky basketball and didn't look good its last time out against Oldenburg when it trailed at halftime by 16 points. MHP RIESEN Ludwigsburg has won five straight games and looks scary good offensively its last time out.
It's hard not to side with MHP RIESEN Ludwigsburg and the reasonable chalk.