Houston Rockets vs Sacramento Kings 8/9/2020 Odds Picks and Previews
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Houston Rockets vs Sacramento Kings 8/9/2020 – The Houston Rockets are currently placed fourth in the NBA Western Conference and they can solidify that place in the standing with another win. They will be up against the Sacramento Kings next and they are set to battle with them this Sunday, August 9. This game will happen in the HP Field House in Kissimmee, Florida and for those who want the watch the game, the live stream will be featured through SofaScore and at NBA League Pass. The Sacramento Kings also need a victory to be still in the hunt for the eighth and final place in the playoffs but NBA Basketball Odds see that they are the huge underdogs against the Rockets.
Houston Rockets vs Sacramento Kings 8/9/2020
Houston Rockets vs Sacramento Kings 8/9/2020 Betting Odds
Houston Rockets Betting
The Houston Rockets are coming off from a two-day rest after a convincing win over the Los Angeles Lakers, 113-97. James Harden erupted with 39 points, 12 assists and eight rebounds but also did 10 turnovers. Russell Westbrook did not play in this game and it was Ben McLemore that tried to fill in the void as he provided the team with 20 points, four rebounds and five triples. Jeff Green came off the bench with 15 points along with four rebounds, three assists and three three-pointers. Daniel House also had a good outing as he did 14 points as the starting forward.
Players to watch: J. Harden SG GP 65 GS 65 MIN 36.7 PTS 34.3 OR 1.1 DR 5.4 REB 6.4 AST 7.5 STL 1.8 BLK 0.9 TO 4.5 PF 3.4 AST/TO 1.7 PER 28.78
R. Westbrook PG GP 56 GS 56 MIN 36.1 PTS 27.4 OR 1.8 DR 6.2 REB 8 AST 7.1 STL 1.6 BLK 0.4 TO 4.4 PF 3.6 AST/TO 1.6 PER 21.29
E. Gordon SG GP 34 GS 13 MIN 28.6 PTS 14.5 OR 0.2 DR 1.7 REB 1.9 AST 1.5 STL 0.6 BLK 0.4 TO 1.1 PF 2 AST/TO 1.4 PER 10.52
Sacramento Kings Betting
The Sacramento Kings lost some steam in their last match after losing to the struggling Brooklyn Nets, 106-109. Bogdan Bogdanovic led the team in scoring with 27 points along with six rebounds, two assists and four three-point shots. DeAaron Fox had a good outing as well doing almost 50% from the field to finish with 21 points, seven assists and two triples. Buddy Hield came off the bench with 17 points while Alex Len contributed 11 rebounds along with 6 points. Harrison Barnes logged in 37 minutes and he had 16 points, six rebounds and two three-point shots.
Players to Watch: D. Fox PG GP 50 GS 48 MIN 32 PTS 21 OR 0.7 DR 3.2 REB 3.9 AST 6.8 STL 1.4 BLK 0.5 TO 3.1 PF 2.9 AST/TO 2.2 PER 20.65
B. Hield SG GP 69 GS 44 MIN 31.1 PTS 19.2 OR 0.8 DR 3.8 REB 4.6 AST 3 STL 0.9 BLK 0.2 TO 2.3 PF 2.3 AST/TO 1.3 PER 15.83
B. Bogdanovic SG GP 58 GS 25 MIN 28.7 PTS 15 OR 0.4 DR 2.9 REB 3.3 AST 3.2 STL 1 BLK 0.2 TO 1.6 PF 2.2 AST/TO 2 PER 14.83.
Houston Rockets vs Sacramento Kings 8/9/2020 Betting Numbers
Houston are 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Sacramento’s last 9 games.
Thabo Sefolosha SF Personal is out for season
Kent Bazemore SG Calf is “?” Sunday vs Houston
Houston Rockets vs Sacramento Kings Betting Picks
The Houston Rockets are just as powerful as Mike D’Antoni’s two-headed dragon in Westbrook and Harden are tough for teams to beat. Even with just one of them present for this next game, Online Sportsbook still sees them as the better team against the Sacramento Kings.
Moneyline: The ML handed to the Rockets in this game is at -220 while the Kings are given a +170.
ATS: It is a wide five points between both teams in this matchup as the Rockets have the -5 while the Kings are at +5.
TOTALs: The Kings and Rockets are seen going for the 231 point total for this match. Sacramento is the team over and Houston is over.
Score Prediction: 119 – 112 Rockets