76ers vs San Antonio Spurs NBA Betting Prediction

NBA 76ers vs San Antonio Spurs Prediction 4/7/2024

The Philadelphia 76ers (43-35) travel to face off against the San Antonio Spurs (19-58) on Sunday, April 7th. This game will be played at Frost Bank Center in San Antonio and televised on NBCS. Both team’s come into this one having won their previous games. Tip-off is set for 7:00 ET.

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The 76ers Are Coming Off A Win

The 76ers notched a win against the Grizzlies in their most recent game, concluding with a score of 116-96. As the second half got underway, the 76ers were leading by a score of 62-42.

When it comes to the 76ers’ 10 most recent games, they are 5-5 and their overall record is 43-35. In their 78 games, the 76ers have gone 28-21 against Eastern Conference opponents and 15-14 in non-conference games.

Philadelphia has an overall ATS record of 45-32 for the season so far. The 76ers have a three game ATS win streak as underdogs, and they hold a 30-17 record against the spread when they are the favorites.

The Spurs Are Coming Off A Win

In their most recent game, the Spurs took down the Pelicans by a score of 111-109. The Spurs faced the Pelicans as +11 underdogs, achieving both a straight-up and ATS win in the game. The over/under line entering this matchup was 219 points, and both teams achieved a total score that exceeded that line.

Coming into today’s game, the Spurs have a 19-58 record and are looking for a win against the 76ers. In the Western Conference, the Spurs are in 15th place and are 5th in the Southwest division.

Currently, San Antonio holds an above .500 ATS record of 41-36 so far this year. This season, San Antonio has a 5-2 record against the spread when they are the favorites, and they are 36-34 as underdogs.

76ers Offense Breakdown

The 76ers come into today’s game as the 15th ranked scoring offense at 114.3 points per game.

On the road this season, the 76ers are averaging 113.2 points per game, which is 17th in the NBA. Overall, they are 15th in scoring at 114.3 points per game. In terms of field goal percentage, Philadelphia is 21st in the league at 46%.

When it comes to three-point shooting, the 76ers are 19th in three-point percentage at 36%. They are also 22nd in three-point makes per game with an average of 12. In terms of pace, Philadelphia is 22nd in the NBA at 97 possessions per game.

So far this season, the 76ers have outscored the NBA scoring average in 46.2% of their games. In terms of two-point shooting, Philadelphia is 26th in the league with a two-point field goal percentage of 52%.

Spurs Offense Breakdown

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In 77 games games, San Antonio has an average of 112.1 points per game (22nd).

When playing at home, the Spurs’ offense has been slightly better than their season average of 112.1 points per game. At home, they are averaging 113.5 points per game (18th in the NBA).

So far this season, the Spurs have outscored the NBA scoring average in 44.2% of their games. In terms of pace, the Spurs are 4th in the NBA at 101 possessions per game.

When it comes to shooting, the Spurs are 25th in field goal percentage at 46%. From three-point range, they are 27th in the league at 34%.

76ers Team Defense

This season, the 76ers defense has been impressive, holding the 9th position in the league while permitting an average of 111.8 points per contest. When it comes to defending inside the arc, the 76ers squad is permitting opposing teams to shoot at a clip of 54.7% inside the arc, and they’re also giving up 35.3% from downtown.

Spurs Team Defense

Coming into today’s game, the Spurs’ defense is giving up an average of 119.0 points per contest. In the terms of takeaways, Spurs are causing 14.4 turnovers per game, ranking 27th in the league. They also enter the matchup ranked 3rd in rejections, averaging 6.3 blocked shots each game.

Key Players For The 76ers And Spurs

Our game forecasts for today suggest that Joel Embiid is set to be the main scorer for the 76ers, recording 33 points and shooting 11/21 from the field. This season, he is averaging 34.7 points per game along with 11 boards.

On the other side, Victor Wembanyama is our projected leading scorer for the Spurs. We have him ending the game with a team-high 21 and grabbing 10 rebounds. Throughout the season, he has maintained a 46.3% field goal shooting rate and is averaging 21.1 points per game.

76ers vs Spurs Trends

  • Across their ten previous road games, Philadelphia has an ATS mark of 6-4. Their straight up record in these matchups was 4-6 while averaging 107 points per game.
  • In their last ten games at home, the Spurs have a straight up record of 3-7 while going 8-2 vs the spread. The team’s offense averaged 114 points per game in these contests.
  • As the betting underdog, the Spurs have an ATS record of 5-0 in their last five games. In these matchups their, straight up record was 3-2.
  • Spanning across their last ten games as the betting favorite, the 76ers have gone 5-5 vs the spread. Their overall record in these games was 6-4.

76ers vs Spurs Prediction

We’re putting our money on the 76ers to win, and have the projected score sitting at 109-101. We also like them to cover the spread, so our recommendation is to bet on the 76ers at -6.5.

Right now, the over/under line for the game is sitting at 225.5 and given that our model is projecting 210 points between the teams, we like the under.

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