Houston Rockets at Sacramento Kings - 3/11/21 NBA Picks and Prediction
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Sacramento Kings (14-22) vs Houston Rockets (11-23)
Game Info: Thursday, March 11, 2021 at 10:00 pm (Golden 1 Center)
Betting Odds: Sacramento Kings -4.5 -- Over/Under: 227.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Houston Rockets and Sacramento Kings meet Thursday in NBA action at the Golden 1 Center.
The Houston Rockets need a win here to snap a 13-game losing streak. The Houston Rockets are averaging 107.6 points on 43.7 percent shooting and allowing 112.8 points on 46.6 percent shooting. Christian Wood is averaging 22 points and 10.2 rebounds while John Wall is averaging 21 points and six assists. Victor Oladipo is the third double-digit scorer and Eric Gordon is grabbing 2.2 rebounds. The Houston Rockets are shooting 33.3 percent from beyond the arc and 75.6 percent from the free throw line. The Houston Rockets are allowing 37 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.4 rebounds per game.
The Sacramento Kings need a win after losing 11 of their last 13 games. The Sacramento Kings are averaging 114.7 points on 48 percent shooting and allowing 120.4 points on 49.3 percent shooting. De'Aaron Fox is averaging 23 points and 3.2 rebounds while Harrison Barnes is averaging 16.7 points and 3.6 assists. Buddy Hield is the third double-digit scorer and Marvin Bagley III is grabbing 7.6 rebounds. The Sacramento Kings are shooting 36.9 percent from beyond the arc and 71.8 percent from the free throw line. The Sacramento Kings are allowing 40.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.4 rebounds per game.
The Rockets are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 road games and 19-41 ATS in their last 60 games overall. The Kings are 0-7 ATS in their last 7 home games and 2-11 ATS in their last 13 games overall. The over is 5-1 in Rockets last 6 road games. The over is 48-22 in Kings last 70 overall. The Rockets are 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings in Sacramento and 7-2 ATS in the last 9 meetings.
The Sacramento Kings aren't a team you should be making a habit out of laying chalk with, but the Rockets are simply unbackable. Not only are the Houston Rockets riding a 13-game losing streak, but they're losing their last five games by an average of 21 points while shooting 38.7 percent from the field. It's really as bad as we've seen from an NBA team in quite some time. The Rockets lose in the underdog role by an average of 8.4 points. Give me the Kings.