English
Menu
Matchups

OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

Suns vs Spurs Betting Preview

San Antonio SpursPhoenix Suns
40-15February 21, 2014, 09:00 | US Airways Center32-21



Bettors will be looking to hit pay dirt on Friday when the Suns try to run the Spurs off the court at US Airways Center in pro hoops action.

The Suns sport a record of 32-21 and 33-17-3 ATS heading into this matchup, while the Spurs sit at 40-15 and 27-28 ATS on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 29-24 for the Suns and 33-22 for the Spurs. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).

View San Antonio Spurs vs Phoenix Suns Odds and Stats.

Bettors looking to side with the Suns in this one found them as 0-point earlier at Bovada, while the total had been sitting in the area of 209 at Bovada.

The Suns - Spurs odds would favor the Suns if the lines were set according to power ranks. Phoenix is rated No. 2 in our latest Odds Shark poll, while the Spurs sit at No. 11. Math models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 100-97 win for the Spurs.

ADVERTISEMENT:



Last time out for San Antonio, they were a 111-109 winner as they battled the Trail Blazers on the road. The Spurs covered in the match as a 3-point underdog, while 220 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Portland was scorched by Patrick Mills for 29 points as the Spurs defated the Trail Blazers 111-109 in NBA action on Wednesday.

Phoenix won its last outing, a 100-94 result against the Celtics on February 19. The Suns earned a push in that game as a 6-point favorite, while the 194 combined points took the game UNDER the total. Phoenix earned a 100-94 victory over Boston on Wednesday, getting 18 points from Markieff Morris at US Airways Center.

How They Match Up:
The game also pits Phoenix's No. 5-ranked offense, averaging 104.96 PPG, against a Spurs defense that ranks No. 7 at 97.76 PPG. The Suns field goal percentage has averaged 45.67% so far, less than the Spurs shooters have achieved on the year, 49.03% per game.

Next up:
San Antonio home to Detroit, Wednesday, February 26th
Phoenix home to Houston, Sunday, February 23rd

Comments