Making on a bet on this NBA game featuring the Nets versus the Warriors? Tip off is at at 8:30 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on NBCS. The game will be played at Chase Center in San Francisco, CA. This non-conference matchup FanDuel NY has an over/under of 235 points, and the Warriors are favored to win at home vs. the Nets.
Brooklyn Nets Preview
Over the Nets’ last five games, they are 3-2 and come in with an overall record of 13-11. Currently, in the Eastern Conference, the team is ranked 8th, and they are 4th in the Atlantic division.
Brooklyn currently has an ATS record of 17-6, placing them above .500 against the spread. In their two most recent home games, Brooklyn has covered the spread and they are 10-2 ATS at home compared to 7-4 on the road.
The Nets offense is coming off a game in which they scored 101 points vs. the Nuggets. Overall their field goal percentage was 41.1% while connecting on 8 threes. Spencer Dinwiddie led the team in scoring, putting up 17 points. Additionally, Cam Thomas contributed 13 points for the Nets.
So far, the Nets’ defense is ranked 18th in the league at 114.3 points per contest.
In terms of two point field goal attempts, the Nets defense has allowed a shooting percentage of 52.3% while allowing 35.8% from downtown.
Golden State Warriors Preview
Over the Warriors’ last five games, they are 1-4 and come in with an overall record of 10-14. Away from home, the Warriors have a 5-8 record this season, while maintaining a 5-6 record in their home games.
Golden State possesses an ATS record of 9-14 for this season, including their ongoing two game losing streak against the spread. When playing on the road, the Warriors hold an ATS record of 8-5 in contrast to a 1-9 record against the spread when playing at home.
In their recent matchup, the Warriors offense ended with 113 points against the Clippers. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 43.5% and made 16 threes. The team’s top scorer is Stephen Curry, who comes into today’s matchup with an average of 28.6, while Klay Thompson also maintains a PPG average of 16 leading up to the game.
The Warriors’ defense is presently ranked 20th in the league, allowing an average of 115.5 points per contest.
Opponents are hitting 53.8% of their two-point field goal attempts this season, and they’re also connecting on 35.0% of their three-point attempts.
The Nets and Warriors did not have any head-to-head matchups last season. But over the last three times playing each other, the Nets have a record of 2-1. The Nets also had the edge vs. the spread in these games, at 3-0. These games averaged a combined total of 236 points per game leading to an over/under record of 1-1-1. The last three times, the Nets have matched up against the Warriors on the road, they are 3-0 vs. the spread.
How to Bet Warriors vs. Nets in New York
Coming in as the underdogs at +3.5, we have the Nets as the way to go on the point spread. Not only do we have them covering, but our projections show they have a good one of winning this one straight-up, if you’re looking for a higher payout on the moneyline. Right now, the over/under line for the game is sitting at 235 and given that our model is projecting 221 points between the teams, we like the under.
- SportsBettingNY ATS Prediction: Nets +3.5
- SportsBettingNY OU Prediction: Under 235