Golden State Warriors vs. Washington Wizards NBA Betting Online Odds
Posted by: Charlie Smith
The 2019 NBA betting online season continues this Thursday night with an intriguing Golden State Warriors vs. Washington Wizards matchup. The Warriors enter with their heads held high seeing as how they’ve won the last 8 games in a row. The Wizards on the other hand, will be looking for a solid home stand in order to improve on their poor record. Since the Warriors come in with a heap of momentum, will tonight’s sportsbook betting odds peg them as a heavy favorite?
Golden State Warriors vs. Washington Wizards – Thursday, Jan. 24th
When: 8:00 pm ET
Where: Capital One Arena, Washington, DC
Stream: Drama on TNT, NBA League Pass
NBA Betting Online Odds:
Golden State Warriors
The Warriors step into this evening’s matchup sporting a 33-14 record that ranks them No. 1 in the Pacific Division. And in the Western Conference, the Warriors reign supreme as well. However, the Denver Nuggets are right on their behinds since they’re but a game and a half behind Golden State. Fortunately for the Dub Warriors, they should have no problem building on that lead against the Wizards this evening. Since Golden State is 8-2 in their last 10 versus Washington, it stands to reason that they’ll come out on top this evening. After all, all the Warriors top stars will be in the starting lineup this evening. And while Washington may not be nursing any injuries themselves, they will undoubtedly have an impossible time sizing up against Golden State this Thursday night.
Players to Watch: Stephen Curry (29.3 ppg, 5.2 rpg, 5.6 apg), Kevin Durant (28.0 ppg, 7.4 rpg, 6.0 apg), and Klay Thompson (22.1 ppg, 4.1 rpg, 2.0 apg).
The Wizards wiz into this Thursday night matchup sporting a 20-26 record that ranks them 3rd overall in the Southeast Division. But in the Eastern Conference, Washington ranks 10th overall. Right now the club is only 2 games behind the 8th seeded Miami Heat, so the season is far from over for Washington. However, can we expect Washington to keep up with Golden State’s pace tonight? Well the numbers suggest they should be able to at home. Right now the Warriors are averaging 118.7 per game which isn’t too far from the 113.0 figure that Washington delivers. Defensively the Warriors are better off than the Wizards since Golden State gives up 111.9 while Washington allots 115.8.
Players to Watch: Bradley Beal (24.7 ppg, 5.0 rpg, 5.0 apg), John Wall (20.7 ppg, 3.6 rpg, 8.7 apg), and Trevor Ariza (14.7 ppg, 6.3 rpg, 4.5 apg).
Golden State Warriors vs. Washington Wizards Betting Predictions
Golden State Warriors vs. Washington Wizards Betting Picks
So which side should mobile betting fans take in this Golden State Warriors vs. Washington Wizards matchup? All in all, Golden State is the best pick here. Tonight’s NBA betting online odds are pegging them as a heavy favorite so you’ll find better value in taking the spread. Sign up today to make your online betting prediction!
Score Prediction: 132-120 Golden State.