San Antonio Spurs at Phoenix Suns
|Date & Time||Saturday December 14, 2019, 5:00 PM (EST)|
Mexico City Arena
Mexico City, Mexico
Phoenix Suns -2.5 . Total NA
The San Antonio Spurs hit the road for a clash with the Phoenix Suns in a neutral site game, in Mexico. The Spurs are (9-15), after falling to the Cleveland Cavaliers, 117-109 in OT. The Suns are (11-13), coming off a 115-108 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies.
In the Spurs loss to the Cavaliers, San Antonio was led on offense by LaMarcus Aldridge. Aldridge collected a double-double in the loss, finishing with 18 points and 10 rebounds. The Spurs shot 49% from the floor and 31% from 3-point range. San Antonio took the loss, thanks to their 3-point defense. The Spurs allowed the Cavaliers to make 15 shots behind the arch, compared to the Spurs 5 makes. The Spurs had 7 blocked shots defensively.
In the Suns loss to the Grizzlies, Phoenix was guided during the game by Kelly Oubre Jr. Oubre secrued a double-double on the night, recording 14 points and 13 rebounds. The Suns shot 40% from the floor and 26% from 3-point range. The Suns allowed the Grizzlies to shoot 48% from the floor. Phoenix finished the game with an assist to turnover ratio of, 29 to 12.
Recent Betting Trends:
Spurs are 8-20 ATS in their last 28 games overall.
Spurs are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games when facing a team with a SU losing record.
The over is 5-2 in Spurs last 7 away games.
Suns are 9-4 ATS in their last 13 games following a SU loss.
Suns are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 Saturday games.
The over is 13-5 in Suns last 18 games overall.
The Spurs are 2-8 this season when pegged as the underdog. The Spurs have controlled this series lately, having won 8 of the last 10 games. Defensively, both teams are rather comparable, as each team is giving up between, 114-115.5 per night. The Spurs have not been great ATS recently, while the Suns have been profitable ATS after a loss. I'll give the edge to the Suns. Final score prediction, the Suns will win and cover, 115-110.