Brooklyn Nets at Charlotte Hornets
Friday, December 6, 2019 at 7:00 PM (Spectrum Center)
The Brooklyn Nets are on the road for a matchup with the Charlotte Hornets. The Nets are (11-10), coming off a 130-118 win over the Atlanta Hawks. The Hornets are (9-14), after winning 106-91 over the Golden State Warriors.
In the Nets win over the Hawks, Brooklyn was guided on offense by Garrett Temple. Temple connected on 10 of 16 from the floor, registering 27 points. The Nets shot 50% from the floor and 45% from 3-point range. The offensive rebounds played a key factor in outcome of this game. Brooklyn had 18 offensive rebounds, which led to the Nets taking 10 more shots then the Hawks. Brooklyn led by as many as 17 points in the win.
In the Hornets win over the Warriors, Charlotte was led on offense by Devonte Graham. Graham had a tremendous game, totaling 33 points, 7 rebounds, and 9 assists. Graham knocked down 10 3-pointers in the game. The Hornets shot 46% from the floor and 44% from deep. Charlotte out shot the Warriors from behind the arch, making 21 3's compared to the Warriors 9. Charlotte had 11 steals in the game.
Recent Betting Trends:
Nets are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Nets are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games.
The under is 4-2 in Nets last 6 games against the Southeast.
Hornets are 3-7 SU in their last 10 games.
Hornets are 2-8 ATS in their last 10 games when at home against the Nets.
The over is 5-1 in Hornets last 6 games against the Eastern Conference.
The Nets have been playing well lately, even with their surplus of injuries. The Nets started this stretch of great play, with a win over the Hornets on November 20th, winning 101-91. If you take away the Hornets 2 wins against the Pistons, Charlotte is 1-7 in their last 8 games. The Hornets have one of the worse scoring offense's in the league, averaging over 105 per game. Brooklyn has been solid, averaging over 113 per game. Charlotte has been shaky in 3-point defense, ranking 23rd. Look for Joe Harris to have a big game for the Nets behind the arch. Final prediction, Nets win on the road.