Golden state Warriors vs San Antonio Spurs NBA Betting Prediction

NBA Warriors vs San Antonio Spurs Prediction 3/31/2024

The Golden State Warriors (39-34) travel to face off against the San Antonio Spurs (18-56) on Sunday, March 31st. 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 Warriors Are Coming Off A Win

In the game against the Hornets, Stephen Curry was the top scorer for Golden State, recording 23 points. His field goal percentage for the game was 53.9%. The Warriors picked up a 115-97 win, and Andrew Wiggins also added 20 points which was 2nd on the team.

With an overall record of 39-34, the Warriors are looking to extend their three game winning streak in today’s game. In the Western Conference, the team is ranked 10th and is 5th in the Pacific division.

Golden State currently has an ATS record of 40-32, placing them above .500 against the spread. With a two game ATS win streak as favorites, the Warriors are 16-9 against the spread when they are underdogs.

The Spurs Are Coming Off A Win

The Spurs took down the Knicks in their most recent game with a final score of 130-126. The Spurs entered the game as the underdogs by +8, resulting in both a straight-up and ATS win. The over/under line heading into this matchup was 214 points in which the two teams surpassed.

Heading into today’s game, the Spurs have an overall record of 18-56 and are looking to extend their three game winning streak. When playing at home, the Spurs have a record of 10-27 compared to a 8-29 record on the road.

Currently, San Antonio holds an above .500 ATS record of 38-36 so far this year. San Antonio has covered the spread in three straight road games and are 19-18 ATS on the road compared to 19-18 at home.

Warriors Offense Breakdown

The Golden State offense will take the floor in today’s game with the league’s 7th ranked offense at 118 points per game.

When it comes to scoring, the Warriors are 7th in the league at 118 points per game. On the road, they are 3rd in the NBA in scoring at 118.1 points per game.

Golden State’s offense is known for their three-point shooting, as they are 2nd in the league in three-pointers made per game. Overall, they are 9th in three-point shooting percentage at 37%.

So far this season, the Warriors have outscored the NBA scoring average in 57.5% of their games. In terms of pace, they are 10th in the league at 99.6 possessions per game.

Spurs Offense Breakdown

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Through 74 games games, San Antonio is averaging 112.2 points per game (22nd).

Heading into tonight’s game, the Spurs are ranked 22nd in the NBA in scoring at 112.2 points per game. However, they have been better at home, averaging 113.5 points per game compared to 110.8 on the road.

San Antonio has been one of the more efficient teams in the league this season, ranking 3rd in pace at 101.1 possessions per game. They have also been solid in terms of two-point shooting, hitting 53% of their attempts (19th).

When it comes to three-point shooting, the Spurs are 17th in made threes per game but have struggled with their accuracy, hitting just 34% from beyond the arc (27th).

Warriors Team Defense

At present, the Warriors’ defense is ranked 17th, allowing 115.9 points per game. Inside the arc, the Warriors defense is giving up a shooting percentage of 54.2% and 35.7% from three-point territory.

Spurs Team Defense

On defense, the Spurs come into the game ranked 25th in the league in points allowed at 119.3 per game. Over their last three games, the team is allowing 113 points per contest (24th). When it comes to forced turnovers, the Spurs are forcing 14.4 per game, which is 27th in the league. They also come into the game sitting 3rd in blocked shots at 6.2 per game.

Key Players For The Warriors And Spurs

For today’s matchup, we project Stephen Curry to lead the scoring for the Warriors, putting up 26 points and shooting at a rate of 9/19. During this season, he is delivering an average of 26.5 points per game, along with 4.4 rebounds.

On the flip side, our predictions place Devin Vassell as the leading scorer for the Spurs. We expect him to conclude the game with a team-high 20 while also collecting 4 rebounds. Throughout the season, he has maintained a 47.2% field goal shooting rate and is averaging 19.5 points per game.

Warriors vs Spurs Trends

  • Golden State has played well in their previous three road games, going 3-0 straight up. In this stretch, they averaged 109 points per game while allowing 94. The team also performed well vs the spread at 3-0.
  • In their last three home games, San Antonio has averaged 124 points per game while allowing 118. The team’s record in this stretch was 2-1 while going 3-0 vs. the spread.
  • Looking back on the team’s last ten games as the underdog, the Spurs have a straight up record of 4-6. Their record vs the spread in these games was 7-3.
  • The Warriors have played well in their last three games as the betting favorite, going 2-1 straight up and 2-1 against the spread.

Warriors vs Spurs Prediction

For a point-spread wager in this Warriors vs. Spurs game, we suggest taking the Spurs at +8.5. Even though our predictions have the Warriors winning 112-104, we see the Spurs as the better choice on the point-spread.

As for the total, the line is currently sitting at 227.5 and our model has the Warriors and Spurs finishing with a combined 216 points. Our pick is to take the under.

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

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