Golden State Warriors at Phoenix Suns
|Date & Time||Friday February 8, 2019, 9:00 PM (EST)|
Talking Stick Resort Arena
The Line: Phoenix Suns +14.5 -- Over/Under: 229.5
The Golden State Warriors and Phoenix Suns meet Friday in NBA action at the Talking Stick Resort Arena.
The Golden State Warriors look for another victory after winning 13 of their last 14 games. The Golden State Warriors are averaging 119.1 points on 49.2 percent shooting and allowing 111.4 points on 44.8 percent shooting. Stephen Curry is averaging 28.9 points and 5.4 assists while Kevin Durant is averaging 27.4 points and 7.1 rebounds. Klay Thompson is the third double-digit scorer and DeMarcus Cousins is grabbing 7.1 rebounds. The Golden State Warriors are shooting 38.7 percent from beyond the arc and 81.9 percent from the free throw line. The Golden State Warriors are allowing 34.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 46.6 rebounds per game. The Golden State Warriors haven’t lost a road game since December 19.
The Phoenix Suns are still looking for their first victory since January 12. The Phoenix Suns are averaging 105.9 points on 45.9 percent shooting and allowing 115.8 points on 48.3 percent shooting. Devin Booker is averaging 24.9 points and 6.7 assists while TJ Warren is averaging 18 points and four rebounds. Deandre Ayton is the third double-digit scorer and Kelly Oubre Jr. is grabbing 4.3 rebounds. The Phoenix Suns are shooting 33.2 percent from beyond the arc and 77.6 percent from the free throw line. The Phoenix Suns are allowing 36.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 39.8 rebounds per game. The Phoenix Suns have lost 10 of their last 12 home games.
The Warriors are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 Friday games, 5-1 ATS in their last 6 road games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 1 days rest. The Suns are 3-7 ATS in their last 10 home games, 4-10 ATS in their last 14 games playing on 1 days rest and 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games overall. The Warriors are 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings in Phoenix and 7-1 ATS in the last 8 meetings. The over is 11-5 in Warriors last 16 overall. The under is 5-2 in Suns last 7 Friday games.
The Golden State Warriors have won the last 10 meetings against the Phoenix Suns and eight of these wins have been decided by double digits. The Suns are losing by an average of 11.6 points in their last five games and are just 8-10 ATS this season as a double-digit underdog. The Golden State Warriors continue to play their best ball of the season, as they're winning by an average of 16 points in their last five games and are back to covering at a great clip. Also, the Warriors are winning by an average of 19.3 points while shooting 51.3 percent from the field when a double-digit favorite. I have to lay the big number here with everything in mind.