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Brooklyn Nets vs Golden State Warriors Odds
The Warriors will be trying to slam the Nets on Wednesday when the teams tip off at Oracle Arena in NBA betting action.
The Warriors sport records of 6-5 and 6-3-2 ATS heading into this matchup, while the Nets sit at 6-3 and 5-3-1 ATS on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 7-4 for the Warriors and 4-5 for the Nets. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Warriors - Nets odds would favor the Warriors if the lines were set according to power ranks. Golden State is rated No. 13 in our latest Odds Shark poll, while the Nets sit at No. 17. Math models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 101-95 win for the Nets.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Golden State's No. 12-ranked offense (98.5 PPG) against a Nets defense that ranks No. 8 at 92.8 PPG. The Warriors have averaged 44.1% from the field per game, less than the Nets have managed so far this season (44.9% on average).
Defensively, the Nets feature the league's No. 2-rated defense on the road, giving up 89 points per game. Golden State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 17 in the league in scoring at home.
In their last action, Brooklyn was a 95-90 loser on the road against the Lakers. They covered the 6.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (185) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. The Nets got 23 points from Brook Lopez, but it was Los Angeles that prevailed in a 95-90 final on Tuesday at STAPLES Center.
Golden State was a 105-101 winner in its last match on the road against the Mavericks. They covered the 5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 206 sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Golden State got 31 points from Stephen Curry en route to a 105-101 victory over Dallas on Monday at American Airlines Center.
Brooklyn Nets Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing LA Clippers are 2-8
After playing LA Lakers are 1-9
After a loss are 3-7
Golden State Warriors Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Denver are 2-8
After playing Dallas are 4-6
After a win are 1-9
A few Nets at Warriors trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Brooklyn's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Brooklyn's last 8 games when playing on the road against Golden State
Brooklyn is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Brooklyn's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Golden State's last 8 games when playing at home against Brooklyn
Golden State is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Brooklyn
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Golden State's last 5 games
Golden State is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing Brooklyn
Brooklyn home to LA Clippers, Friday, November 23
Golden State at Denver, Friday, November 23