Phoenix Suns vs Brooklyn Nets 4/25/2021 Picks Previews and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Phoenix Suns vs Brooklyn Nets 4/25/2021 – The Brooklyn Nets are now the best team in the NBA Eastern Conference and they seek to widen the gap between them and the second place team. They will be very much challenged when they match up against the Phoenix Suns this Sunday, April 25. Both teams are set to clash inside the Barclays Center located in Brooklyn, New York. The tip-off happens this 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time and it will be aired live on television by ESPN. NBA League Pass is going to be putting the game on their platform for the online live stream. This is going to be close with NBA lines giving the home team Brooklyn Nets the edge over the Phoenix Suns.
Phoenix Suns vs Brooklyn Nets 4/25/2021
Phoenix Suns vs Brooklyn Nets 4/25/2021 Betting Odds
Phoenix Suns Betting
The Phoenix Suns have been resilient to say the least in this NBA Eastern Conference road trip winning two of their last three games. This team holds a thin half a game lead over the surging Los Angeles Clippers and 1.5 games behind the Utah Jazz in the NBA Western Conference standings. A loss here could risk their position with the Clippers overtaking them. After taking wins over the Philadelphia 7ers and Milwaukee Bucks, this team lost to the Boston Celtics and was held to only 86 points. Chris Paul did his best to lead the team with 22 points, eight rebounds and eight assists but it was not enough to get the victory.
Players to watch: D. Booker SG 55 GP 55 GS 33.6 MIN 25.1 PTS 0.5 OR 3.7 DR 4.2 REB 4.5 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 3.2 TO 2.9 PF 1.4 AST/TO 19.19 PER
C. Paul PG 58 GP 58 GS 31.7 MIN 16 PTS 0.4 OR 4.2 DR 4.7 REB 8.8 AST 1.4 STL 0.2 BLK 2.1 TO 2.3 PF 4.1 AST/TO 20.71 PER
D. Ayton C 59 GP 59 GS 30.7 MIN 15 PTS 3.3 OR 7.4 DR 10.7 REB 1.4 AST 0.5 STL 1.1 BLK 1.6 TO 2.9 PF 0.8 AST/TO 20.33 PER.
Brooklyn Nets Betting
The Brooklyn Nets are now the best team in the NBA Eastern Conference and have a one-game lead over the Philadelphia 76ers who are now on a four-game losing streak. They are the first team to reach 40 wins in the East while also having 20 losses. This team has split their last eight games to four wins and four losses. The Boston Celtics were their most recent opponents and won by five points, 109-104. Joe Harris was the team’s best scorer with 20 points along with four three-pointers while Jaylen Green did 19. Kyrie Irving had a tough night doing only 4-of-19 from the field to finish with only 15 points but had 11 assists and nine boards.
Players to Watch: K. Durant PF 24 GP 22 GS 32.7 MIN 27.3 PTS 0.4 OR 6.3 DR 6.7 REB 5.2 AST 0.6 STL 1.3 BLK 3.7 TO 2 PF 1.4 AST/TO 26.26 PER
K. Irving PG 44 GP 44 GS 35.2 MIN 27.1 PTS 1 OR 3.9 DR 4.9 REB 6.3 AST 1.4 STL 0.6 BLK 2.5 TO 2.7 PF 2.5 AST/TO 24.62 PER
J. Harden SG 34 GP 34 GS 37.3 MIN 25.4 PTS 0.9 OR 7.8 DR 8.7 REB 11 AST 1.3 STL 0.7 BLK 4.1 TO 2.4 PF 2.7 AST/TO 25.03 PER.
Phoenix Suns vs Brooklyn Nets 4/25/2021 Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Phoenix’s last 14 games.
Brooklyn are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
Jae Crowder SF Ankle is downgraded to OUT Sunday vs Brooklyn
LaMarcus Aldridge PF Retired has retired
Phoenix Suns vs Brooklyn Nets Betting Picks
The Brooklyn Nets are also showing that even without Kevin Durant and James Harden, this team has good depth. The visiting Phoenix Suns will have to bring their best game in order to take this win over the Nets as the underdogs in the top online sportsbook.
Moneyline: The Suns are the underdogs and are given an ML of +115 if they pull an upset while the Nets are -138.
ATS: It is just 2.5 points between both teams across the spread. The Nets are getting the -2.5 while the Suns have the +2.5.
TOTALs: The given total for this game is set at 227.5 points with the Suns are going over and the Nets are under.
Score Prediction: 117 – 113, Nets