Golden State Warriors vs. Portland Trail Blazers NBA Basketball Betting Picks
Posted by: Charlie Smith
Tonight’s Golden State Warriors vs. Portland Trail Blazers offers some tremendous sports betting action. The Warriors are on an unsurprising roll after picking up the last 5 games consecutively. The Trail Blazers on the other hand, are 1-3 in their last 4 and are most likely headed for another loss this Wednesday night. So what kind of bets should be made off of tonight’s pairing? Let’s take a look at this evening’s NBA basketball betting odds to find out.
Golden State Warriors vs. Portland Trail Blazers – Wednesday, Feb. 13th
When: 10:30 pm ET
Where: Moda Center, Portland, Oregon
Stream: Watch ESPN, NBA League Pass
NBA Basketball Betting Odds:
Golden State Warriors
The Warriors step into this evening’s contest sporting a 41-15 record that pegs them as the best team in both the Pacific Division and Western Conference. Although Denver was hot on Golden States’ tail, the Warriors continues has success has led to a 3 game lead over Denver. And by the looks of it, Golden State should be able to improve on that lead this evening. After all, the Warriors are 7-3 in their last 10 versus Portland and are going up against a team currently in a rut this evening. Granted DeMarcus Cousins will be out this evening, but the Warriors have more than enough talent in their starting lineup to pick up this road win. Looking over the numbers, it’s clear that Golden State has this one in the bag. They come in with the best scoring offense in the NBA and 17th best defense. For comparison, Portland ranks 11th in scoring and 13th in points allowed.
Players to Watch: Stephen Curry (28.5 ppg, 5.1 rpg, 5.3 apg), Kevin Durant (27.5 ppg, 7.0 rpg, 6.0 apg), and Klay Thompson (22.1 ppg, 4.0 rpg, 2.1 apg).
Portland Trail Blazers
The Trail Blazers ride into this Wednesday night contest a meager 33-23 record. Despite the fact that the team has been struggling as of late, tonight’s NBA basketball betting odds are still giving them a chance. This is a bit surprising since the Warriors are such a dominant offensive force. The last time these two met was in December of last season. That matchup saw Golden State walk away with a win 115-105. This evening’s contest is likely to end in a similar fashion.
Players to Watch: Damian Lillard (26.3 ppg, 4.5 rpg, 6.3 apg), C McCollum (21.1 ppg, 4.0 rpg, 2.8 apg), and Jusuf Nurkic (15.1 ppg, 10.2 rpg, 3.2 apg).
Golden State Warriors vs. Portland Trail Blazers Betting Predictions
Golden State Warriors vs. Portland Trail Blazers Betting Picks
So which side should legal betting fans take in this Golden State Warriors vs. Portland Trail Blazers matchup? All in all Golden State is a great pick here. The odds aren’t favoring them all that heavily so feel free to capitalize on those odds. Sign up today to make your online betting prediction!
Score Prediction: 125-117 Golden State.