The Golden State Warriors travel to Brooklyn to take on the Nets in a non-conference matchup. The Nets are currently favored by 1.5 and have a moneyline of -127. The over/under line is set at 237.5.

Golden State is 12th in the Western Conference with a record of 21-25. Brooklyn is 11th in the Eastern Conference at 20-28. Tip-off is scheduled for 7:30 ET and the game will be televised on NBCS.

GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS VS BROOKLYN NETS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Brooklyn Nets -1.5

This game will be played at Barclays Center at 7:30 ET on Monday, February 5th.

WHY BET THE BROOKLYN NETS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 113-110 in favor of the Nets.
  • Our projections have Mikal Bridges finishing with Mikal Bridges points, 3 rebounds and 3 assists.
  • From the field, we have the Nets finishing with a field goal percentage of 47.1% and knocking down 14 threes.

Can Golden State Grab a Win on the Road?

Golden State is 21-25 on the season and is currently 12th in the Western Conference. In non-conference games, they are 9-6 compared to 12-19 against other Western Conference teams.

On the road, the Warriors are 8-12 this season, and they are 12-8 ATS as the road team. Overall, their ATS record is 22-23.

As the underdog, the Warriors have lost three straight games and are 4-15 as the underdog this season. Today, they are getting 1.5 points and are 12-6 ATS as the underdog.

In their last game against the Hawks, the two teams combined for 275 points, easily surpassing the O/U line of 246. The Warriors lost the game 141-134, going into the game as 1.5-point underdogs.

This season, the average O/U line in Warriors games is 231.8, and their games have averaged 237.8 points. They have an O/U record of 27-18-1.

Overall, the Warriors are 4-15 as the underdog this season and have an ATS record of 12-6 as the underdog. Today, they are 1.5-point underdogs and are 22-23 ATS for the season.

Golden State is one of the most prolific three-point shooting teams in the league, averaging 15 made threes per game, which is third in the NBA. They are also fourth in offensive rebounds and are 6th in assists.

So far this season, the Warriors have outscored the league average in 60.9% of their games. In terms of scoring, they are 7th in the NBA at 119 points per game. On the road, they are averaging 119.8 points per game.

When it comes to pace, Golden State is 9th in the league at 100 possessions per game. In terms of field goal percentage, they are 18th at 47%. From two-point range, they are 17th in the NBA but are 3rd in three-pointers made per game.

Looking at the Warriors defense, they will be looking for a better performance considering they are currently conceding 118.8 points per game (22nd). When it comes to defending inside the arc, the Warriors squad is permitting opposing teams to shoot at a clip of 55.0% inside the arc, and they’re also giving up 36.2% from downtown.

Is a Home Win Possible for the Nets?

Today, the Nets are favored by 1.5 points at home against the Warriors. This season, Brooklyn has been the favorite in 16 of their 48 games and has a record of 11-5 in those games. As the favorite, they have gone 9-7 against the spread.

In their last game, the Nets defeated the 76ers by a score of 136-121. They were 2-point underdogs going into the game. This improved their ATS record to 23-23 for the season, and they have now covered the spread in five straight games.

In terms of their O/U record, the Nets are 25-23 this season, and their games have averaged 230.1 points per game. Today’s O/U line of 237.5 is higher than 43 of their previous games.

Against other Eastern Conference teams, the Nets are 14-14, which has them in 11th place in the East. In the Atlantic Division, they are 2-5 and are currently in 4th place.

This season, the Nets are averaging 114.6 points per game, which is 18th in the NBA. At home, they are scoring 115.4 points per game.

So far, Brooklyn has outscored the league average in 45.8% of their games. In terms of pace, they are 24th in the league at 97.9 possessions per game.

When it comes to shooting, the Nets are 24th in field goal percentage at 46%. They are also 24th in true shooting percentage.

On defense, Nets is currently around the league average in points allowed, giving up an average of 115.4 points per game. Opponents are hitting 52.7% of their two-point field goal attempts this season, and they’re also connecting on 38.2% of their three-point attempts.