NBA Matchups  >>  San Antonio Spurs vs. Houston Rockets Preview 12/10/2012

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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Monday when the San Antonio Spurs and the Houston Rockets meet at Toyota Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Spurs listed as 5-point favorites versus the Rockets, while the game's total is sitting at 210.
San Antonio won its last outing, a 132-102 result against the Bobcats on December 8. The Spurs covered in that game as a 9.5-point favorite, while the 234 combined points took the game OVER the total.
Last time out for Houston, they were a 116-109 loser as they battled the Mavericks at home. The Rockets failed to cover in the match as a 6.5-point favorite, while 225 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
San Antonio:
Team record: 17-4 SU, 14-6-1 ATS
Current streak: won 4 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games on the road
is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games
is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of last 10 games

When playing on Monday are 9-1
Before playing Utah are 9-1
After playing Charlotte are 7-3
After a win are 7-3

Houston:
Team record: 9-10 SU, 9-9-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing San Antonio
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against San Antonio

When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing Washington are 6-4
After playing Dallas are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5


NEXT UP:
San Antonio at Utah, Wednesday, December 12
Houston home to Washington, Wednesday, December 12