Spurs take on Suns in hoops contest
|San Antonio Spurs||Phoenix Suns|
|19-5||December 18, 2013, 09:00 | US Airways Center||14-9|
The Phoenix Suns host San Antonio on Wednesday, looking to build on their 14-9 mark against the 19-5 Spurs in NBA action at US Airways Center.
The Suns sit at 14-9 (16-5-2 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Spurs are currently 19-5 (12-12 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Phoenix is 14-9 OU, and San Antonio is 14-10 OU. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).
View San Antonio Spurs vs Phoenix Suns Odds and Stats.
The Suns sit at No. 9 in the current NBA Power Rankings here at Odds Shark, while the Spurs are at No. 2 on that chart. Math models have concluded that the Spurs will win this game 101-95.
Last time out for San Antonio, they were a 115-92 loser as they battled the Clippers on the road. The Spurs failed to cover in the match as a 3-point favorite, while 207 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. San Antonio was run off the court by the Clippers on Monday as Los Angeles blasted them 115-92 at STAPLES Center.
The Suns were a 106-102 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Warriors. They covered the 1-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (208) made winners of UNDER bettors. Phoenix got 24 points from Eric Bledsoe en route to a 106-102 victory over Golden State on Sunday at US Airways Center.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Phoenix's No. 10-ranked offense (102.57 PPG) against a Spurs defense that ranks No. 4 at 94.08 PPG. The Suns have averaged 46.54% from the field per game, less than the Spurs have managed so far this season (49.4% on average).
San Antonio at Golden State, Thursday, December 19th
Phoenix at Denver, Friday, December 20th