ALBA Berlin vs. Brose Baskets Bamberg
BBL Germany Basketball: Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at 2:30 pm
The Line: Brose Baskets Bamberg +9 -- Over/Under: 163 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
ALBA Berlin and Brose Baskets Bamberg meet Tuesday in Germany BBL basketball action at the Audi Dome.
ALBA Berlin could use a feel good victory after losing four of their last six games. ALBA Berlin is averaging 92.8 points on 57.1 percent shooting and allowing 81.2 points on 53.8 percent shooting. Rokas Giedraitis is averaging 13.8 points and 1.4 assists while Marcus Eriksson is averaging 11.2 points and two rebounds. Martin Hermannsson is the third double-digit scorer and Luke Sikma is grabbing 6.5 rebounds. ALBA Berlin is shooting 42.2 percent from beyond the arc and 80.7 percent from the free throw line. ALBA Berlin is allowing 35.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.8 rebounds per game. Get NBA Picks and NBA Predictions for EVERY GAME at Sports Chat Place.
Brose Baskets Bamberg look for a victory here after splitting their last four games. Brose Baskets Bamberg is averaging 82.6 points on 56.8 percent shooting and allowing 78.5 points on 51.9 percent shooting. Jordan Crawford is averaging 17 points and 0.5 assists while Assem Marel is averaging 11.3 points and 5.9 rebounds. Kameron Taylor is dishing 2.5 assists and Christian Sengfelder is grabbing 4.2 rebounds. Brose Baskets Bamberg is shooting 36.9 percent from beyond the arc and 72.7 percent from the free throw line. Brose Baskets Bamberg is allowing 37.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.9 rebounds per game.
ALBA Berlin has won the last four meetings against Brose Baskets Bamberg and seven of the last eight meetings overall. That one victory for Brose Baskets Bamberg during that stretch came in February of 2019.
ALBA Berlin has obviously had the upper hand in past meetings, but some of those games have been close. In fact, six of the last eight meetings between ALBA Berlin and Brose Baskets Bamberg have been decided by six or less points. It's also not like ALBA Berlin has played the best basketball in the world lately with losses in four of their last six tries, while Brose Baskets Bamberg is coming off a victory over s.Oliver Wurzburg where they scored 95 points and seemed to get stronger each quarter.
I'll take my chances with Brose Baskets Bamberg and the free points.