Betting on today’s Trail Blazers and Kings game? Catch the action at Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, CA, as the Kings hosts this showdown at 10:00 ET on NBCS. The over/under for this Western conference contest is set at 220.5 points, with the Kings being the favored team playing at home against the Trail Blazers.
PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS VS SACRAMENTO KINGS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Portland Trail Blazers +7.5
This game will be played at Golden 1 Center at 10:00 ET on Wednesday, November 8th.
WHY BET THE PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 108-103 in favor of the Kings.
- Our projections have Malik Monk finishing with Malik Monk points, 4 rebounds and 4 assists.
- From the field, we have the Kings finishing with a field goal percentage of 49.4% and knocking down 13 threes.
Can the Trail Blazers Grab a Win in Sacramento?
The Trail Blazers have a below .500 record of 3-4 as they seek to come out on top vs. the Kings. Across their seven games, the Trail Blazers have recorded a 1-2 record when facing teams from the Western Conference and a 2-2 record in non-conference games.
Portland arrives with an ATS record of 3-4 for the season up to this point. The Trail Blazers maintain an ATS record of 2-2 on the road, while they have a 1-2 record vs. the spread when playing at home.
In their previous game, the Trail Blazers’ offense finished with 100 points, which is right in line with their current average of 104.3 points per contest. Jerami Grant is the current leading scorer for the team, with an average of 20.6 as they approach today’s matchup. In addition, Shaedon Sharpe brings a PPG average of 20.1 into the game.
Coming into today’s game, the Trail Blazers’ defense is giving up an average of 109.7 points per contest. In the current season, the Trail Blazers defense has excelled, sitting 10thth in the NBA by allowing 109.7 points per game.
Are the Kings Ready for a Home Win?
Getting ready to face the Trail Blazers, the Kings hold an overall record of 2-4 and need a win to break their three game losing streak. On the road this season, the Kings have posted a 1-3 record, whereas they have a 1-1 record at home.
This season, Sacramento holds an ATS record of 3-3, which also includes their two game losing streak against the spread. When playing on the road, the Kings hold an ATS record of 2-2 in contrast to a 1-1 record against the spread when playing at home.
In their latest game, the Kings offense put up 97 points against the Rockets. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 44.4% and made 14 threes. Leading the team in scoring is Domantas Sabonis, who is averaging 15.8 heading into today’s matchup. Additionally, De’Aaron Fox also maintains a PPG average of 31.3 heading into game.
Currently, the Kings’ defense holds the 21stth rank in the NBA, allowing 115.7 points per game. In the current season, the Kings defense has excelled, sitting 21stth in the NBA by allowing 115.7 points per game.