Sacramento Kings at Phoenix Suns - 4/15/21 NBA Picks and Prediction
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Phoenix Suns (39-15) vs Sacramento Kings (22-33)
Game Info: Thursday, April 15, 2021 at 10:00 pm (PHX Arena)
Betting Odds: Phoenix Suns -9 -- Over/Under: 225.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Sacramento Kings and Phoenix Suns meet Thursday in NBA action at the PHX Arena.
The Sacramento Kings need a win here to snap an eight-game losing streak. The Sacramento Kings are averaging 114.2 points on 48.1 percent shooting and allowing 118.7 points on 48.9 percent shooting. De'Aaron Fox is averaging 25 points and 3.4 rebounds while Buddy Hield is averaging 16.5 points and 3.2 assists. Harrison Barnes is the third double-digit scorer and Richaun Holmes is grabbing 8.9 rebounds. The Sacramento Kings are shooting 35.8 percent from beyond the arc and 73.4 percent from the free throw line. The Sacramento Kings are allowing 39 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42 rebounds per game.
The Phoenix Suns look for a win after winning 10 of their last 11 games. The Phoenix Suns are averaging 114.8 points on 48.9 percent shooting and allowing 107.7 points on 45.6 percent shooting. Devin Booker is averaging 25.7 points and 4.5 assists while Chris Paul is averaging 15.8 points and 4.6 rebounds. Deandre Ayton is the third double-digit scorer and Mikal Bridges is dishing 2.2 assists. The Phoenix Suns are shooting 37.9 percent from beyond the arc and 83.1 percent from the free throw line. The Phoenix Suns are allowing 34.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.6 rebounds per game.
The Kings are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 road games and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The Suns are 26-10 ATS in their last 36 home games and 43-19 ATS in their last 62 games overall. The under is 13-5 in Kings last 18 overall. The over is 7-2 in Suns last 9 overall. The under is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings in Phoenix and 7-2 in the last 9 meetings.
The Sacramento Kings are watching their season fall apart with eight straight losses and they're on the end of a back to back, which doesn't help matters. The Phoenix Suns have been winning and covering machines dating back to the NBA bubble and they win at home by an average of 9.6 points. The Suns are 35-19 against the spread on the season and 20-10 against the spread at home. You shouldn't be betting against the Suns, folks.