NBA odds preview - Warriors vs. Bobcats
|Golden State Warriors||Charlotte Bobcats|
|12-9||December 09, 2013, 07:00 | Time Warner Cable Arena||9-11|
Time Warner Cable Arena features an NBA battle between the host Charlotte Bobcats and the visiting Golden State Warriors in betting action on Monday.
Charlotte will face the 12-9 Warriors, who own a 10-9-2 ATS mark on the season. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). In totals betting, the Bobcats are 5-14-1 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Warriors are 9-12 favoring the OVER.
View Golden State Warriors vs Charlotte Bobcats Odds and Stats.
Oddsmakers at 5Dimes opened the Bobcats as 5-point underdogs in this matchup earlier today, while the OVER/UNDER line was sitting around 193.5 earlier at GTbets.eu.
It's a betting matchup between the No. 25-rated Bobcats and the No. 9-ranked Warriors, according to the NBA Power Rankings here at Odds Shark. Predictive-scoring formulas run on this game indicate a potential 92-87 result in favor of the Warriors.
In their last action, Golden State was a 108-82 winner on the road against the Grizzlies. They covered the 1.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (190) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. The Warriors blew out Memphis on Saturday, running up the score in a 108-82 win at FedExForum.
Last time out for Charlotte, they were a 105-88 winner as they battled the 76ers at home. The Bobcats covered in the match as a 7-point favorite, while 193 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Bobcats grabbed a 105-88 win over the 76ers on Friday, behind a 20-point effort from Jeffery Taylor at Time Warner Cable Arena.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Charlotte's No. 30-ranked offense (89.6 PPG) against a Warriors defense that ranks No. 12 at 99.14 PPG. The Bobcats have averaged 41.17% from the field per game, less than the Warriors have managed so far this season (46.96% on average).
Golden State home to Dallas, Wednesday, December 11th
Charlotte home to Orlando, Wednesday, December 11th