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Phoenix Suns vs. Golden State Warriors

If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Sunday when the Phoenix Suns and the Golden State Warriors meet at Oracle Arena.

Last time out for Phoenix, they were a 128-122 winner as they battled the Thunder at home. The Suns covered in the match as a 6-point underdog, while 250 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Last time out for Golden State, they were a 111-97 winner as they battled the Hawks at home. The Warriors covered in the match as a 9-point favorite, while 208 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Phoenix:
Team record: 36-25 SU, 37-21-3 ATS

is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Golden State
is 3-6 ATS in its last 9 games when playing Golden State

When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing LA Clippers are 5-5
After playing Oklahoma City are 7-3
After a win are 6-4

Golden State:
Team record: 39-24 SU, 31-30-2 ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 10 games
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games at home

When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing Dallas are 2-8
After playing Atlanta are 6-4
After a win are 5-5

Next up:
Phoenix at LA Clippers, Monday, March 10
Golden State home to Dallas, Tuesday, March 11