NBA Matchups  >>  Houston Rockets vs. San Antonio Spurs Preview 12/28/2012

 
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The Houston Rockets and the San Antonio Spurs will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at AT&T Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Spurs listed as 8½-point favorites versus the Rockets, while the game's total is sitting at 213.
Houston won its last outing, an 87-84 result against the Timberwolves on December 26. The Rockets covered in that game as a 5-point underdog, while the 171 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
In their last action, San Antonio was a 100-80 winner at home against the Raptors. They covered the 14-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (180) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
Houston:
Team record: 16-12 SU, 15-12-1 ATS
Current streak: won 5 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against San Antonio
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing San Antonio

When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Oklahoma City are 3-7
After playing Minnesota are 3-7
After a win are 7-3

San Antonio:
Team record: 22-8 SU, 18-11-1 ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games at home
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Houston

When playing on Friday are 8-2
Before playing Dallas are 7-3
After playing Toronto are 8-2
After a win are 7-3


NEXT UP:
Houston home to Oklahoma City, Saturday, December 29
San Antonio at Dallas, Sunday, December 30