Rasta Vechta vs. ALBA Berlin
BBL Germany Basketball: Saturday, June 13, 2020 at 2:30 pm
The Line: ALBA Berlin -14.5 -- Over/Under: 168 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
Rasta Vechta and ALBA Berlin meet Saturday in Germany BBL basketball action at the Audi Dome.
Rasta Vechta could use a feel good win after losing four of their last five games. Rasta Vechta is averaging 79.6 points on 53 percent shooting and allowing 81 points on 56.5 percent shooting. Jaroslaw Zyskowski is averaging 18 points and 1.5 assists while Trevis Simpson is averaging 14.2 points and 3.5 rebounds. Steve Vasturia is the third double-digit scorer and Joshua Young is grabbing 2.2 rebounds. Rasta Vechta is shooting 35 percent from beyond the arc and 78.3 percent from the free throw line. Rasta Vechta is allowing 34.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30.4 rebounds per game. Get NBA Picks and NBA Predictions for EVERY GAME at Sports Chat Place.
ALBA Berlin look to keep the ball rolling while building on back-to-back victories. ALBA Berlin is averaging 93 points on 56.7 percent shooting and allowing 81.6 points on 54.5 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 42.1 percent from beyond the arc and 80.3 percent from the free throw line. ALBA Berlin is allowing 34.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.1 rebounds per game.
ALBA Berlin has won six of the last seven meetings against Rasta Vechta, which includes winning the most recent meeting in October of last year.
Rasta Vechta is in a major slump right now and is coming off a game where it scored just 59 points total and 25 points in the second half. ALBA Berlin is one of the few teams in the league that's playing well out of the gate and that offense is getting scarier and scarier, which includes lighting up Bamberg for 98 points in its last outing. ALBA Berlin is a nightmare matchup when its shooting a high percentage from the field. We also have the one-sided history between these two teams, and that also doesn't favor Rasta Vechta.
I'll take ALBA Berlin in a comfortable victory based on the current form and the history between these clubs.