Philadelphia 76ers vs San Antonio Spurs 5/2/2021 NBA Odds and Picks
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Philadelphia 76ers vs San Antonio Spurs 5/2/2021 – The Philadelphia 76ers are still trying to secure the best record in the NBA Eastern Conference and they need to secure this next victory to keep pace with the Brooklyn Nets. The San Antonio Spurs are next on their schedule and will face them on the road at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. This game is set to happen this Sunday, May 2 at the Bally Sports SW-SA and NBC Sports Philadelphia. NBA League Pass will also have the match up via online live streaming at their platform. The Philadelphia 76ers are expected by NBA game odds to continue rising up in the NBA standings with a win over the San Antonio Spurs.
Philadelphia 76ers vs San Antonio Spurs 5/2/2021
Philadelphia 76ers vs San Antonio Spurs 5/2/2021 Betting Odds
Philadelphia 76ers Betting
The Philadelphia 76ers are now on a three-game winning streak and their last two victories were blowout victories against the Atlanta Hawks. This is probably one of the most complete rosters that they can have all season long. The Sixers have proven how lethal they could be with the bludgeoning of the Hawks. The most recent matchup with Atlanta was a 22-point win and they did it by having Trae Young and Clint Capela playing on the other side. Dwight Howard was vintage by doing 19 points, 11 rebounds and two blocks while Joel Embiid, Tobias Harris and Ben Simmons each had 18.
Players to watch: J. Embiid C 44 GP 44 GS 31.6 MIN 29.2 PTS 2.3 OR 8.5 DR 10.8 REB 3 AST 1 STL 1.4 BLK 3.1 TO 2.4 PF 1 AST/TO 30.7 PER
T. Harris PF 54 GP 54 GS 32.6 MIN 19.9 PTS 1 OR 6 DR 7 REB 3.6 AST 0.9 STL 0.9 BLK 1.8 TO 2 PF 2 AST/TO 20.49 PER
B. Simmons PG 51 GP 51 GS 32.6 MIN 14.7 PTS 1.7 OR 5.8 DR 7.5 REB 7 AST 1.6 STL 0.7 BLK 3.2 TO 3 PF 2.2 AST/TO 18.43 PER.
San Antonio Spurs Betting
The San Antonio Spurs are in a tight bind losing back-to-back games but their most recent was very painful. This team lost to the Boston Celtics in overtime by three points, 140-143. They allowed Jayson Tatum to run over them and tally a franchise record of 60 points. DeMar DeRozan has been leading the team throughout the season as he had 30 points, 14 assists and five rebounds. Providing some help is Dejounte Murray with 24 points, eight rebounds, seven assists and two triples while Lonnie Walker IV came off the bench with 24 markers as well. A total of seven Spurs scored in double figures but it was not enough to get over the Celtics.
Players to Watch: D. DeRozan SF 53 GP 53 GS 34.3 MIN 21.7 PTS 0.7 OR 3.7 DR 4.4 REB 7.4 AST 0.9 STL 0.2 BLK 2 TO 2.1 PF 3.8 AST/TO 22.01 PER
D. Murray PG 59 GP 59 GS 32.1 MIN 15.9 PTS 0.8 OR 6.3 DR 7.2 REB 5.4 AST 1.6 STL 0.1 BLK 1.7 TO 2.1 PF 3.1 AST/TO 16.68 PER
D. White PG 36 GP 32 GS 29.6 MIN 15.4 PTS 0.4 OR 2.6 DR 3 REB 3.5 AST 0.7 STL 1 BLK 1.3 TO 2.5 PF 2.8 AST/TO 14.91 PER.
Philadelphia 76ers vs San Antonio Spurs 5/2/2021 Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Philadelphia’s last 14 games.
San Antonio Spurs
San Antonio are 4-0-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
San Antonio Spurs
Trey Lyles PF Ankle is downgraded to OUT Sunday vs Philadelphia
Philadelphia 76ers vs San Antonio Spurs Betting Picks
The Philadelphia 76ers are finally coming in with a complete roster with no injuries and ready for the NBA playoffs. Expect them to go all-out against the San Antonio Spurs as the best sportsbook has the Sixers prevailing in this game.
Moneyline: The Sixers as the visiting team is given an ML of -200 while the Spurs are at +165 if they manage to take this victory.
ATS: Five points is what separates both teams in the ATS with the Sixers having the -5 while the Spurs are on the other end of the stick with +5.
TOTALs: The given total for both teams in this matchup is set at 221 points. The Spurs are going under and the Sixers are over.
Score Prediction: 114 – 108, Sixers