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Hornets host Spurs in basketball action

San Antonio SpursNew Orleans Hornets
March 24, 8:00 PM | New Orleans Arena

San Antonio Spurs vs New Orleans Hornets Odds

31-14TEAM RECORD12-35

The Hornets hope to be unwelcoming hosts on Saturday as the Spurs pay a visit to New Orleans Arena in NBA betting action.

Supporters of the Spurs have seen them go 31-14 and 27-17-1 ATS so far this season, while the Hornets are at 12-35 and 22-25 ATS. In totals betting, the Hornets are 23-23-1, while the Spurs are 25-20.

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Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Hornets at No. 25 and the Spurs at No. 11 heading into this contest. Handicapping models run by the computers at Odds Shark project a 100-90 result in favor of the Spurs.

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How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Spurs rank No. 13 in the league with 42.4 per game. That compares with New Orleans’s No. 22 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where New Orleans is the NBA’s No. 28-ranked team at 3.9 per game, while the Spurs rate No. 2 with 8.3 per contest.

In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the Spurs own the league's No. 23-rated mark, allowing 100.4 points per game when on the road. New Orleans, on the other hand, rates No. 30 in home scoring.

In their last action, San Antonio was a 104-87 winner at home against the Mavericks. They covered the 4-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (191) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. The Spurs grabbed a 104-87 win over the Mavericks on Friday, behind an 18 -point effort from Danny Green at AT&T Center.

New Orleans won its last outing, a 97-90 result against the Clippers on March 22. The Hornets covered in that game as a 4.5-point underdog, while the 187 combined points took the game OVER the total. New Orleans got 20 points and 10 rebounds from Chris Kaman en route to a 97-90 victory over Los Angeles on Thursday at New Orleans Arena.

San Antonio Spurs Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Philadelphia are 9-1
After playing Dallas are 8-2
After a win are 5-5

New Orleans Hornets Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing LA Clippers are 3-7
After playing LA Clippers are 4-6
After a win are 2-8

A few Spurs at Hornets trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Antonio's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of San Antonio's last 8 games
San Antonio is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
San Antonio is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of New Orleans's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of New Orleans's last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of New Orleans's last 7 games when playing San Antonio
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of New Orleans's last 9 games when playing at home against San Antonio

Next up:
San Antonio home to Philadelphia, Sunday, March 25
New Orleans at LA Clippers, Monday, March 26

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