Antonio Spurs vs Sacramento Kings NBA Betting Prediction

NBA Antonio Spurs vs Sacramento Kings Prediction 2/22/2024

The San Antonio Spurs (11-44) travel to face off against the Sacramento Kings (31-23) on Thursday, February 22nd. This game will be played at Golden 1 Center in Sacramento and televised on NBCS. The Kings are coming off a win in their previous game, while the Spurs are looking to get back on track from a loss to the Nuggets. Tip-off is set for 10:00 ET.

Spurs vs Kings

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The Spurs Look To Bounce Back From A Loss

In their most recent game, the Spurs tell to the Mavericks by a score of 116-93. Alongside their straight-up loss, the Spurs couldn’t cover as +11.5 point underdogs. When it comes to the over/under, the total of 209 points ended up falling short of the over/under line set at 243.

The Spurs are 11-44 overall and are looking to beat the Kings. When playing on the road, the Spurs are 6-23 compared to their 5-21 record at home.

San Antonio comes in with an overall ATS record of 25-30 so far this season. When playing on the road, the Spurs hold an ATS record of 13-16 in contrast to a 12-14 record against the spread when playing at home.

The Kings Are Coming Off A Win

The Kings beat the Nuggets in their most recent game, ending with a score of 102-98. Despite trailing at halftime by a score of 53-41, the Kings picked up the win.

Coming into today’s matchup vs. the Spurs, the Kings are looking to build on their above .500 record, which stands at 31-23. In the Western Conference, they are currently in 8th place and are in 3rd place in the Pacific Division.

Presently, Sacramento boasts an ATS record of 28-26, which is above .500 against the spread. As the favorite this season, Sacramento is 19-19 vs. the spread while going 9-7 as the underdog.

Spurs Offense Breakdown

The Spurs come into today’s game as the 24th ranked scoring offense at 111.8 points per game.

When it comes to scoring, the Spurs are averaging 111.8 points per game this season, which ranks 24th in the NBA. On the road, they are averaging 109.4 points per game.

San Antonio has outscored the NBA scoring average in just 41.8% of their games this season. In terms of pace, they are 5th in the league at 101.3 possessions per game.

So far this season, the Spurs have been one of the top teams in terms of assists, ranking 2nd in the NBA at 29.3 per game.

Kings Offense Breakdown

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Coming into today’s action, Sacramento is averaging 118.4 points per contest. This figure places them 8th in the league.

So far this year, the Kings are 8th in the NBA in scoring at 118.4 points per game. At home, they are averaging 121.8 points per game compared to 115.7 on the road.

Sacramento’s offense has been one of the league’s best from beyond the arc, as they are 4th in three-point makes per game at 14.8. Overall, they are 13th in three-point shooting percentage at 37%.

When it comes to two-pointers, the Kings are 4th in the NBA in shooting percentage at 57%. Overall, they are 11th in field goal percentage.

Spurs Team Defense

At present, the Spurs’ defense is ranked 25th, allowing 120.4 points per game. Inside the arc, the Spurs defense is giving up a shooting percentage of 55.9% and 38.4% from three-point territory.

Kings Team Defense

At present, the Kings’ defense is ranked 21st, allowing 117.9 points per game. Inside the arc, the Kings defense is giving up a shooting percentage of 54.3% and 39.4% from three-point territory.

Key Players For The Spurs And Kings

In today’s game, our projections have Devin Vassell leading the Spurs with 19 points on 7/15 shooting from the field. During this season, he is delivering an average of 18.9 points per game, along with 3.7 rebounds.

As for Sacramento, De’Aaron Fox is projected to be the primary scorer for the Kings. Our forecast has him finishing the game with 25, and adding 4 rebounds. This season, he has put together a field goal percentage of 46.4%, and he is contributing 26.8 points per game on average.

Spurs vs Kings Trends

  • Across the Spurs last ten road games, the team averaged 110 points per game while allowing 119. Their record vs the spread in these contests was 4-6, while going 2-8 straight-up.
  • Through their last five home games, Sacramento has an ATS record of just 2-3. However, their overall record was 2-3 while averaging 114 points per game.
  • Spanning across their last ten games as the betting underdog, the Spurs have gone 3-7 vs the spread. Their overall record in these games was 2-8.
  • In their last three games as the betting favorite, the Kings have a strong straight up record of 2-1. In addition, their ATS record was 2-1 in these scenarios.

Spurs vs Kings Prediction

For a point-spread bet in this Spurs vs. Kings matchup, we’re leaning towards the Spurs at +9.5. Although our projections show the Kings winning 122-118, we suggest placing your bet on the Spurs for the point-spread.

As for the over/under, the the line is currently at 241, and our model projects the Spurs and Kings to reach a combined total of 240 points. Our bet is on taking the under.

All odds are courtesy of Action247 Sportsbook. Good luck!!

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