Golden State Warriors vs. Portland Trail Blazers
Monday, November 4, 2019 at 10:30 PM (Chase Center)
Portland Trail Blazers -11.5 . Total 220.0 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Portland Trail Blazers travel to face the Golden State Warriors. The Trail Blazers are (3-3) this year and are coming off a 129-128 home loss to the Philadelphia 76ers. The Golden State Warriors have been battling the injury bug and have gotten off to a (1-5) start. The Warriors have lost 3 in a row, with most recently losing 93-87 to the Charlotte Hornets.
The Trail Blazers saw a huge lead over the 76ers evaporate in the loss. The Trail Blazers led by 21 points in the game. Damian Lillard was 11 of 16 from the floor, while totaling 33 points and 9 assists in the game. Rodney Hood had a goo day shooting, going 9 of 11 from the floor. Hood contributed 25 points in the loss. Portland as a team shot a stellar 57% from the floor and 56% from 3 point range. The Trail Blazers committed 18 turnovers, while forcing just 11 76er turnovers.
The Warriors led by 5 points at halftime, as the Warriors took a 55-50 lead into the locker room against the Hornets. The Warriors have a completely different looking lineup then what it looked like a year ago. With Klay Thompson and Stephen Curry already out, the Warriors also saw an injury occur to Draymond Green in the previous game. Green would then miss the game against the Hornets. The Warriors were led in scoring by Eric Paschall with 25 points. Ky Bowman added 16 points and 2 steals in the loss.
Recent Betting Trends:
Trail Blazers are 4-0-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall.
Trail Blazers are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 road games.
The over is 4-1 in the Trail Blazers last 5 games.
Warriors are 1-8-1 ATS in their last 10 games overall.
Warriors are 15-35-1 ATS in their last 51 home games.
The over is 3-1-1 in the Warriors last 5 Monday games.
The Trail Blazers have the 2nd best 3 point shooting percentage offensively in the league. Defensively the Warriors have the 26th worse 3 point defense in the league. Even though the Trail Blazers have been bad in the last 33 meetings AST(10-23) when playing Golden State, I am going to roll with Portland anyway. The Warriors just aren't the same without their super stars and have been having to reach further down the bench for production. The Warriors defense also gives up an average of 120 points. The Trail Blazers 3 point shooting will be the reason for a Portland cover. Final score prediction, Trail Blazer win and cover, 122-106.