Spurs take on 76ers in hoops contest
|San Antonio Spurs||Philadelphia 76ers|
|6-1||November 11, 2013, 07:00 | Wells Fargo Center||4-3|
The 76ers will be trying to slam the Spurs on Monday when the teams tip off at Wells Fargo Center in NBA betting action.
(Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). The 76ers currently sport a record of 4-3, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 5-2 ATS. The Spurs are 6-1 and 3-4 ATS. Betting totals have seen the 76ers post a 5-2 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Spurs have gone 3-4 against the number.
View San Antonio Spurs vs Philadelphia 76ers Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks such as TopBet had the 76ers installed as 9-point underdogs in this particular matchup. The over-under number was listed by most sportsbooks, including Bovada, at 205.
This game pits the 76ers, currently No. 24 in the Odds Shark NBA Power Rankings, against the Spurs, who rate No. 17 in the most recent survey. Meanwhile, math and computer handicapping models run on this game predict a 100-93 victory for the Spurs.
The 76ers were a 127-125 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Cavaliers. They covered the 8-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (252) made winners of OVER bettors. Philadelphia got 31 points from Evan Turner en route to a 127-125 loss at the hands of Philadelphia on Saturday at Quicken Loans Arena.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Philadelphia's No. 4-ranked offense, averaging 105.86 PPG, against a Spurs defense that ranks No. 2 at 92.43 PPG. The 76ers field goal percentage has averaged 47.23% so far, more than the Spurs shooters have achieved on the year, 47.12% per game.
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