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Portland Trail Blazers vs Brooklyn Nets Odds
The Brooklyn Nets host Portland on Sunday, looking to build on their 7-4 mark against the 6-6 Trail Blazers in NBA action at Barclays Center.
The Nets sit at 7-4 (6-4-1 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Trail Blazers are currently 6-6 (5-6-1 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Brooklyn is 5-6 OU, and Portland is 6-6 OU. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Nets sit at No. 17 in the current NBA Power Rankings here at Odds Shark, while the Trail Blazers are at No. 10 on that chart. Math models have concluded that the Nets will win this game 101-95.
How They Match Up:
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Brooklyn's No. 21-rated squad against Portland's No. 29-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Brooklyn rates No. 15 in the league with 6.7 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 4 with 8.8 per outing.
In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the Trail Blazers own the league's No. 19-rated mark, allowing 101 points per game when playing on the road. Brooklyn, on the other hand, rates No. 18 in scoring on their home court.
The Trail Blazers were a 103-95 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Timberwolves. They covered the 2-point spread as favorites, while the total score (198) made winners of OVER bettors. Wesley Matthews went off for 30 points and added 0 rebounds leading Portland to a 103-95 win over Minnesota on Friday at Rose Garden.
The Nets were an 86-76 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Clippers. They covered the 3-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (162) made winners of UNDER bettors. Brooklyn got 26 points from Brook Lopez en route to an 86-76 victory over Los Angeles on Friday at Barclays Center.
Portland Trail Blazers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Detroit are 5-5
After playing Minnesota are 7-3
After a win are 3-7
Brooklyn Nets Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing New York are 3-7
After playing LA Clippers are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
A few Trail Blazers at Nets trends to consider:
Portland is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing Brooklyn
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Portland's last 6 games on the road
Portland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Portland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Brooklyn
Brooklyn is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Brooklyn's last 9 games at home
Brooklyn is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Brooklyn's last 7 games when playing Portland
Portland at Detroit, Monday, November 26
Brooklyn home to New York, Monday, November 26