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Houston Rockets vs Sacramento Kings 8/9/2020 Odds Picks and Previews

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Houston Rockets vs Sacramento Kings 8-9-2020 Odds Picks and Previews

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

When: August 9, 2020 8:00 PM ET
Where: HP Field House, Kissimmee, Florida
TV: N/A
Stream: NBA League Pass, SofaScore

Houston Rockets vs Sacramento Kings 8/9/2020 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Houston Rockets -5 (-110) 231 u (-110) -220

Sacramento Kings
+5 (-110) 231 o (-110) +170
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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

Trends

Houston Rockets

Houston are 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Houston’s last 5 games.
Houston are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Rockets are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games against Sacramento.
Houston are 12-2 SU in their last 14 games against Sacramento.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Houston’s last 10 games on the road.
Houston are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games when playing on the road against Sacramento.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Houston’s last 8 games this season.
Houston are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
Houston are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games played on a Sunday.

Sacramento Kings

The total has gone OVER in 7 of Sacramento’s last 9 games.
Sacramento are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Sacramento’s last 9 games against Houston.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Sacramento’s last 5 games at home.
Sacramento are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Houston.
Kings are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games this season.
Sacramento are 8-1 ATS in their last 9 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Sacramento’s last 10 games against an opponent in the Southwest Division division.
Sacramento are 6-2-1 ATS in their last 9 games played on a Sunday.

Injuries

Houston Rockets

Thabo Sefolosha SF Personal is out for season
Russell Westbrook PG Quad is downgraded to OUT Sunday vs Sacramento
Eric Gordon SG Ankle is out indefinitely
Bruno Caboclo PF Ankle is “?” Sunday vs Sacramento

Sacramento Kings

Kent Bazemore SG Calf is “?” Sunday vs Houston
Richaun Holmes PF Hip is OUT Sunday vs Houston
Marvin Bagley III PF Foot is out for season

Head-to-Head
Houston Rockets Sacramento Kings
32-36-0 Against the Spread 35-32-2
29-39-0 Straight Up 37-32-0
118 Points per Game 110
115 Points Allowed per Game 112
46.1 Offensive FG% 46.92
75.73 Offensive FT% 79.22
34.73 Offensive 3PT% 35.62
45.26 Defensive FG% 46.06
78.72 Defensive FT% 76.82
34.94 Defensive 3PT% 36.41

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