Warriors favorite against the San Antonio Spurs
The betting preview with odds
and point spread on the tonight NBA games San Antonio Spurs vs.
Golden State Warriors and Denver Nuggets vs. Phoenix Suns.
those looking to diversify today, there are two NBA games
scheduled for Monday night, which are bound to draw plenty of
interest, considering the odds offered by the bookmakers,
starting with the late-night matchup between the San Antonio
Spurs (23-9) and the Golden State Warriors (19-5).
The Spurs will rely on Manu Ginobili, who is back from a
five-game injury, forward Tim Duncan and Tony Parker to give
hard time to the Warriors on Monday. But all those stars failed
to convince the odds makers and at the online sportsbook
Bodog Sports, the point spread
on the Spurs vs. Warriors game is currently favoring Golden
State -3 points, with the betting total at 206 points. The
Warriors are also odds favorite at
Bookmaker, listed with money
line -150 and the odds on the Spurs to win the game are sitting
A few things to consider for the San
Antonio vs. Golden State matchup. San Antonio has allowed the
third fewest points in the league at 91.3 per game, but is third
in rebounds allowed in the league at 39.3. Meanwhile the Golden
State is the second highest scoring team in the league at 108.1
points per game, the Warriors, however, have the worst defence
in the league allowing 106.8 points per game so the total could
easily go over the posted 206 points, betting trends show that
the total has gone OVER in 9 of Golden State's last 11 games
when playing at home against San Antonio. Also, San Antonio is
1-4 against the spread in its last 5 games and Golden State is
2-4 against the spread in its last 6 games.
The other NBA game scheduled for Monday
will start a little earlier and will feature the matchup between
the Denver Nuggets (21-12) and the Phoenix Suns
(23-10). The betting numbers on this NBA game are even bigger at
the sportsbooks. The Suns are the clear favorite to win with
odds -335 and the Nuggets will enter the US Airways Center as
the underdog with odds +285. The point spread on the Denver
Nuggets vs. Phoenix Suns game is currently sitting at -7 points
chalk the Suns with total set at 227 points at Bodog Sports.
Keep in mind that Denver is 5-1 against the spread in its last 6
games and Phoenix is 2-4 against the spread in its last 6 games.
Also, the total has gone OVER in 4 of Phoenix's last 6 games
when playing at home against the Denver Nuggets.