Cleveland Cavaliers at Phoenix Suns - 2/8/21 NBA Picks and Prediction
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Phoenix Suns (13-9) vs Cleveland Cavaliers (10-14)
Game Info: Monday, February 8, 2021 at 9:00 pm (PHX Arena)
Betting Odds: Phoenix Suns -7 -- Over/Under: Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Cleveland Cavaliers and Phoenix Suns square off Monday night in NBA basketball at the PHX Arena.
The Cleveland Cavaliers need a win after losing seven of their last nine games. The Cleveland Cavaliers are averaging 103.6 points on 45 percent shooting and allowing 110 points on 47.1 percent shooting. Collin Sexton is averaging 23.6 points and 2.5 rebounds while Andre Drummond is averaging 18.6 points and 2.7 assists. Darius Garland is the third double-digit scorer and Jarrett Allen is grabbing 7.5 rebounds. The Cleveland Cavaliers are shooting 35 percent from beyond the arc and 71.7 percent from the free throw line. The Cleveland Cavaliers are allowing 39.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.7 rebounds per game.
The Phoenix Suns look for another win after winning five of their last six games. The Phoenix Suns are averaging 109.9 points on 46.2 percent shooting and allowing 107.5 points on 45.7 percent shooting. Devin Booker is averaging 23.1 points and 3.6 assists while Chris Paul is averaging 16.4 points and 4.7 rebounds. Mikal Bridges is the third double-digit scorer and Deandre Ayton is dishing 1.9 assists. The Phoenix Suns are shooting 35.5 percent from beyond the arc and 83.3 percent from the free throw line. The Phoenix Suns are allowing 34.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 44.4 rebounds per game.
The Cavaliers are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 road games and 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Suns are 12-4 ATS in their last 16 home games and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The under is 4-1-1 in Cavaliers last 6 overall. The under is 5-2 in Suns last 7 overall. The Cavaliers are 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Phoenix and 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
The Cleveland Cavaliers have provided some value at times, but they're going through a brutal stretch right now, which includes losing their last five games by an average of 13.6 points while allowing 48.8 percent shooting from the field. The Phoenix Suns appear to have turned things around and they win at home by an average of 6.2 points. Assuming these clubs keep their current form, the Suns should roll rather easily.