Making on a bet on this NBA game featuring the Kings versus the Rockets? Tip off is at at 8:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on NBCS. The game will be played at Toyota Center in Houston, TX. This Western conference matchup has an over/under of 219 points, and the Rockets are favored to win at home vs. the Kings.
SACRAMENTO KINGS VS HOUSTON ROCKETS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Sacramento Kings +1.5
This game will be played at Toyota Center at 8:00 ET on Monday, November 6th.
WHY BET THE SACRAMENTO KINGS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 108-105 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 48.8% and knocking down 12 threes.
Will Sacramento Come Through as Road Underdogs?
Currently facing the Rockets, the Kings aim to end their two-game losing streak with an overall record of 2-3. Additionally, the team currently holds the 13th position in the Western Conference and the 5th position in the Pacific division.
Sacramento has an overall ATS record of 3-2 this season, with a 2-1 record on the road and a 1-1 record at home against the spread.
Sacramento’s leading scorer is De’Aaron Fox, who boasts an effective field goal percentage of 54.3%, 6 assists per game, and a points per game average of 31.3 in the 2023-2024 season.
This year’s Sacramento offense is ranked 2nd in the NBA for field goal percentage (43%), 3rd for assists per game (25.4), and 15th for points per game (113.2) in the 2023-2024 season.
Sacramento’s comes into the game with statistics that include an average of 7 steals per game, placing them 20th in the league. They also allow an average of 114.4 points per game and 22.8 free throw attempts per game, ranking 18th in both categories.
Can the Rockets Pull Off a Home Win?
With a win over the Kings, the Rockets, who currently have an overall season record of 2-3, can return to .500. On the road this season, the Rockets have a record of 0-2, while at home they have a 2-1 record.
Houston’s ATS record is below .500 (2-3), with the Rockets failing to cover the spread on the road and achieving a 2-1 record at home against the spread.
Houston’s leading scorer is Alperen Sengün, who is averaging 18.4 points per game with a 58% field goal percentage and 6 assists per game in the 2023-2024 season.
This year, the Houston offense has averaged 19.6 free throw attempts, 98.6 possessions, and 107.6 points per game in the 2023-2024 NBA season.
Houston’s defense comes into the game with an average of 6.8 steals per game, ranking 13th in the NBA. They also allow an average of 111.2 points per game, ranking 14th in the league, and 24.2 free throw attempts per game, ranking 22nd in the NBA.