Philadelphia 76ers vs Sacramento Kings NBA Betting Prediction

NBA 76ers vs Sacramento Kings Prediction 3/25/2024

The Philadelphia 76ers (39-32) travel to face off against the Sacramento Kings (41-29) on Monday, March 25th. This game will be played at Golden 1 Center in Sacramento and televised on NBCS. Both team’s come into this one having won their previous games. Tip-off is set for 10:00 ET.

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The 76ers Are Coming Off A Win

The 76ers won vs. the Clippers in their most recent game, ending with a score of 121-107. Heading into the second half, the 76ers were leading 63-56.

Coming into today’s matchup vs. the Kings, the 76ers have a winning record above .500 at 39-32. When looking at their home and road splits, the 76ers are 21-15 at home and 18-17 on the road.

Against the spread, Philadelphia have an above .500 record vs. the spread sitting at 39-31 ATS. Philadelphia has covered the spread in two straight home games and are 19-16 ATS at home compared to 20-15 on the road.

The Kings Are Coming Off A Win

In their most recent game, the Kings took down the Magic by a score of 109-107. Prior to the game, the Kings were the underdog at +2.5, earning both a straight-up and ATS victory. Concerning the over/under, the total of 216 points remained below the established over/under line of 219.5.

Heading into today’s game against the 76ers, the Kings are hoping to improve on their overall record of 41-29 which is above .500. In their 70 games, the Kings have gone 27-17 vs. Western Conference teams and 14-12 in non-conference games.

For the season, Sacramento maintains an ATS record of .500, currently standing at 35-35 ATS. The Kings maintain an ATS record of 22-15 on the road, while they have a 13-20 record vs. the spread when playing at home.

76ers Offense Breakdown

Philadelphia has recorded an average of 114.5 points per game (15th) throughout 71 games games.

On the season, the 76ers have been an average offensive team, ranking 15th in the NBA in scoring at 114.5 points per game. However, their numbers drop slightly on the road, where they are averaging 113.1 points per game (17th).

Philadelphia has been one of the most aggressive teams in terms of getting to the free-throw line, leading the league with 24.2 attempts per game. They are also 5th in two-point field goal attempts.

When it comes to three-point shooting, the 76ers have struggled this season. They are 21st in three-point percentage at 35% and have made just 11.6 threes per game (26th).

Kings Offense Breakdown

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The Sacramento offense will take the floor in today’s game with the league’s 8th ranked offense at 117.8 points per game.

At home this season, the Kings are averaging 120.2 points per game, which is 7th in the NBA. Overall, Sacramento is 8th in the league with 117.8 points per game.

So far this season, the Kings have outscored the NBA scoring average in 62.9% of their games. In terms of pace, Sacramento is 10th in the league at 99.8 possessions per game.

When it comes to three-point shooting, the Kings are 5th in the NBA in made threes per game (14.2). However, they are just 15th in three-point shooting percentage at 36%.

76ers Team Defense

At this time, the 76ers’ defense is positioned 9th in the NBA, permitting 112.1 points per game. Most recently, the 76ers’ defense put together a solid performance, giving up just 107 points to the Clippers.

Kings Team Defense

Coming into today’s game, the Kings’ defense is giving up an average of 116.3 points per contest. In terms of two point field goal attempts, the Kings defense has allowed a shooting percentage of 54.3% while allowing 38.8% from downtown.

Key Players For The 76ers And Kings

Our game forecasts for today suggest that Tyrese Maxey is set to be the main scorer for the 76ers, recording 25 points and shooting 9/19 from the field. For the season, he has been averaging 25.7 points per game, in addition to 3.6 rebounds.

On the flip side, our predictions place De’Aaron Fox as the leading scorer for the Kings. We expect him to conclude the game with a team-high 26 while also collecting 5 rebounds. For the season, he has a field goal percentage of 46.8% and is averaging 26.7 points per contest.

76ers vs Kings Trends

  • Through their last ten road games, Philadelphia has an ATS record of just 5-5. However, their overall record was 4-6 while averaging 102 points per game.
  • When looking at their past five home matchups, Sacramento has an ATS record of 4-1 while averaging 117 per game. The team went 4-1 overall in these games.
  • Going back to their last five games as the underdog, the 76ers have a straight up record of 1-4. But, their mark vs the spread was just 2-3.
  • Spanning across their last ten games as the betting favorite, the Kings have gone 2-8 vs the spread. Their overall record in these games was 5-5.

76ers vs Kings Prediction

When looking to get a point-spread pick down in this 76ers vs. Kings game, our recommendation is to take the 76ers at +9. Despite our model showing the Kings winning 109-103, we like 76ers as our point-spread pick.

Right now, the over/under line for the game is sitting at 219 and given that our model is projecting 212 points between the teams, we like the under.

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