Charlotte Hornets at Brooklyn Nets
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 7:30 PM (Barclays Center)
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The Charlotte Hornets head North to Brooklyn, New York on Wednesday for a game against the Nets in an Eastern Conference battle. In their last game, the Hornets were defeated by the Toronto Raptors by the score of 132-96. Marvin Williams led the Hornets in scoring in the game as he scored 14 points while shooting 4 of 5 from the field and 3 of 3 from the free throw line. Nicolas Batum led Charlotte in rebounds on the night with 6, with one coming offensively. Devonte’ Graham led the Hornets in assists on the night as he recorded 6 while playing 26 minutes in the game.
After the loss to Toronto, the Charlotte Hornets are now 6-8 on the season which places them in 3rd place in the South East Division. Devonte’ Graham has led the Hornets in points per game this season as he is averaging 18.3. Graham also leads the Hornets in assists per game with 7. Cody Zeller leads Charlotte in rebounds per game as he is averaging 8.8. The Hornets enter Wednesday’s game with a clean bill of health as they do not have any players listed on their injury report.
The Brooklyn Nets welcome the Charlotte Hornets into town after losing their last game 115-86 to the Indiana Pacers. Spencer Dinwiddie led the Nets in points in the game against Indiana scoring 28 while shooting 9 of 21 from the field and 6 of 7 from the free throw line. Dinwiddie also led the Nets in assists as he recorded 8 while playing 33 minutes on the night. Jarrett Allen was the Nets leading rebounder in the game as he recorded 12 boards including 2 offensively.
The Brooklyn Nets are now 5-8 which places them in 4th place in the Atlantic Division. On the year Kyrie Irving leads the Nets in points per game with 28.5 and assist per game with 7.2. Center DeAndre Jordan leads the team in rebounds per game with 9.6. The Nets enter Wednesday’s game with 2 players listed on their injury report as Caris LeVert and Kyrie Irving are both listed as out.
The Charlotte Hornets have averaged 105.9 points per game this season while allowing an average of 113.6. The Nets have scored 114.5 points per game this season while allowing 118.5 points per game. In their last 5 games played, the Hornets are 2-3 while the Nets are 1-4. Even with Irving and LeVert out, I am going to go with the Nets in this one as I don’t think the Hornets have the offense or defense that it would take to beat the Nets at home. Nets win 110-105 and cover the spread.