Don’t miss out on the NBA showdown between the Spurs and Suns. The game is starting at 10:00 ET on NBA, and it’s hosted by the Suns at Footprint Center in Phoenix, AZ. Get ready to place your bets! The odds for this Western conference game currently have the Suns as the betting favorite with the over/under line sitting at 225.5 points.
SAN ANTONIO SPURS VS PHOENIX SUNS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Phoenix Suns -7.5
This game will be played at Footprint Center at 10:00 ET on Thursday, November 2nd.
WHY BET THE PHOENIX SUNS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 108-97 in favor of the Suns.
- Our projections have Kevin Durant finishing with Kevin Durant points, 4 rebounds and 2 assists.
- From the field, we have the Suns finishing with a field goal percentage of 50.0% and knocking down 11 threes.
Can the Spurs Grab a Win on the Road?
In their previous game, San Antonio played the Suns and emerged victorious with a score of 115-114, bringing their overall record to 2-2.
San Antonio’s leading scorer was Keldon Johnson, who recorded 27 points, 3 rebounds, and 4 assists, while Victor Wembanyama contributed 18 points, 8 rebounds, and 1 assist in the Spurs’ game against the Suns.
In their most recent game, the San Antonio Spurs displayed a possessions/pace of 101.57 on offense. They managed to secure a field goal percentage of 46.7%, shooting 14 out of 37 three-pointers, resulting in a three-point shooting percentage of 37.8%. Additionally, they achieved an effective field goal percentage of 54.3% and a two-point field goal percentage of 52.7%.
San Antonio’s defense is coming off a game where they achieved 10 steals, 29 defensive rebounds, and allowed 114 points on the defensive end of the floor. Additionally, they forced 12 turnovers and blocked 9 shots.
Will the Suns Win at Home?
The Suns’ previous game came against the Spurs, resulting in a 115-114 loss at home. Currently, the Suns hold a record of 2-2.
Phoenix’s leading scorer was Kevin Durant, who recorded 26 points, 2 rebounds, and 7 assists against San Antonio. He had a shooting percentage of 63.2% from the field and made 1 out of 3 attempts from three-point range. Eric Gordon also made a significant contribution with 20 points, 2 rebounds, and 6 assists. He shot 57.1% from the field and made 4 out of 9 attempts from three-point range.
Phoenix is coming off a game where they had a free throw percentage of 80%, making 12 out of 15 attempts. They also had a field goal percentage of 50.6%, making 42 out of 83 attempts, and a three-point shooting percentage of 46.2%, making 18 out of 39 attempts.
Defensively, the Suns recorded 19 turnovers and 7 blocked shots in their previous game, while allowing 115 points. Their ability to force turnovers and block shots contributed to limiting the Spurs to a 46.7% field goal percentage.