Nanjing Tongxi vs. Zhejiang Guangsha
China CBA Basketball: Friday, June 19, 2020 at 11:30 pm
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Nanjing Tongxi and Zhejiang Guangsha meet Friday in China CBA basketball action.
Nanjing Tongxi could use a feel good victory here after losing four of their last five games. Nanjing Tongxi is averaging 105.1 points on 56.3 percent shooting and allowing 109.5 points on 54.1 percent shooting. Joseph Young is averaging 35.9 points and seven assists while Guerschon Yabusele is averaging 17.9 points and 7.2 rebounds. Behnam Yakhchali is the third double-digit scorer and Hamed Haddadi is grabbing 14.2 rebounds. Nanjing Tongxi is shooting 35.7 percent from beyond the arc and 77.9 percent from the free throw line. Nanjing Tongxi is allowing 36.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 40.2 rebounds per game. Get NBA Picks and NBA Predictions for EVERY GAME at Sports Chat Place.
Zhejiang Guangsha look to keep the ball rolling after winning five of their last six games. Zhejiang Guangsha is averaging 105.7 points on 52.5 percent shooting and allowing 101.2 points on 54.9 percent shooting. Dezmine Wells is averaging 31.1 points and five assists while Corey Webster is averaging 18.3 points and 3.5 rebounds. Kenneth Faried is the third double-digit scorer and Jinqiu Hu is grabbing 8.9 rebounds. Zhejiang Guangsha is shooting 35.2 percent from beyond the arc and 73.5 percent from the free throw line. Zhejiang Guangsha is allowing 34.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 40.7 rebounds per game.
Zhejiang Guangsha has won each of the last four meetings against Nanjing Tongxi, which includes a 26-point victory in the last meeting in January of this year. The last time Nanjing Tongxi beat Zhejiang Guangsha was in December of 2018.
Nanjing Tongxi wasn't played good basketball the last time we saw them, losing four of their last five games and allowing 100-plus points in nine of their last 10 games. Zhejiang Guangsha was in terrific form the last time we saw them, which included dropping 132 points against this very Nanjing Tongxi squad in their last time out. While it's been a while since we've seen these teams play, it's hard not to side with Zhejiang Guangsha, especially when you throw in the one-sided history between these two clubs.
I'd back Zhejiang Guangsha and whatever the line ends up being.