Warriors set to play host to the Spurs
The San Antonio Spurs are 3-0 SU and 2-1 ATS in their last three games against the Golden State Warriors as those Western Conference teams meet on the floor on Thursday night.
The Spurs edged the Warriors 76-74 in their first meeting of the year on November 8, but they didn't manage to pick up an ATS win as 6-point favorites.
The UNDER is 5-1 in the last six Spurs vs. Warriors games.
The Warriors sit at 14-12 (11-13-2 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Spurs are currently 20-5 (13-12 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Golden State is 11-15 OU, and San Antonio is 15-10 OU. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).
The Warriors - Spurs odds would favor the Spurs if the lines were set according to power ranks. Golden State is rated No. 15 in our latest Odds Shark poll, while the Spurs sit at No. 2. Math models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 101-95 win for the Spurs.
Last time out for San Antonio, they were a 108-101 winner as they battled the Suns on the road. The Spurs covered in the match as a 3.5-point favorite, while 209 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. The Spurs grabbed a 108-101 win over the Suns on Wednesday, behind a 24-point effort from Manu Ginobili at US Airways Center.
Last time out for Golden State, they were a 104-93 winner as they battled the Pelicans at home. The Warriors covered in the match as a 9-point favorite, while 197 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Warriors got a 28-point performance from Stephen Curry, who added 12 assists as Golden State ran past New Orleans 104-93 on Tuesday at Oracle Arena.
How They Match Up:
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Golden State's No. 6-rated squad against San Antonio's No. 16-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Golden State rates No. 4 in the league with 9.58 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 10 with 8.24 per outing.
San Antonio home to Seattle, Saturday, December 21st
Golden State home to Los Angeles, Saturday, December 21st