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Charlotte Bobcats vs. Sacramento Kings

The Charlotte Bobcats and the Sacramento Kings will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Sleep Train Arena.

Charlotte was a 134-104 loser in its last match on the road against the Trail Blazers. They failed to cover the 11.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 238 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

The Kings were a 113-104 loser in their most recent outing at home against the 76ers. They failed to cover the 9-point spread as favorites, while the total score (217) made winners of UNDER bettors.

Charlotte:
Team record: 14-20 SU, 19-14-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 5 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Sacramento
is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing Sacramento
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games

When playing on Saturday are 1-9
Before playing Washington are 2-8
After playing Portland are 1-9
After a loss are 3-7

Sacramento:
Team record: 10-21 SU, 12-17-2 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against Charlotte
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Charlotte

When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing Portland are 3-7
After playing Philadelphia are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5

Next up:
Charlotte home to Washington, Tuesday, January 7
Sacramento home to Portland, Tuesday, January 7