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Sacramento Kings vs Charlotte Hornets 3/15/2021 NBA Picks and Previews

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Sacramento Kings vs Charlotte Hornets 3-15-2021 NBA Picks and Previews

Sacramento Kings vs Charlotte Hornets 3/15/2021 – Monday night NBA is all set to square off with an entertaining game between Sacramento Kings and Charlotte Hornets from Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. The NBA betting picks are already up and running as these teams clash in a non-conference game. The Hornets look forward to building on their three-game winning streak as they take out the Kings at home. As for Sacramento, they are holding the 13th spot in the Western Conference play and they enter this game with a losing record. Charlotte is sitting in sixth place in the Eastern Conference play.

Sacramento Kings vs Charlotte Hornets 3/15/2021

When: March 15, 2021 7:00 PM ET
Where: Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina
TV: Fox Sports Southeast | NBC Sports California
Stream: NBA League Pass

Sacramento Kings vs Charlotte Hornets 3/15/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Sacramento Kings +2.5 (-110) 241 o (-110) +110
Charlotte Hornets -2.5 (-110) 241 u (-110) -133
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Sacramento Kings Betting

The Kings are still struggling to get to the top 10 and their poor performance has pushed them far behind opponents. Sacramento won 15 games on the season and dropped 23. In their last game, they lost against the Atlanta Hawks with a final score of 121-106. Taking the lead in scoring is De’Aaron Fox with an average of 23.5 points per game. Fox is also the leader in assists with close to eight. When it comes to rebounds, Richuan Holmes is the leader with close to nine boards per game. The Kings are up against a tough Hornets squad.

Players to watch: D. Fox PG 37 GP 37 GS 34.4 MIN 23.5 PTS 0.7 OR 2.7 DR 3.4 REB 7.6 AST 1.2 STL 0.5 BLK 3.3 TO 3 PF 2.3 AST/TO 19.35 PER

H. Barnes SF 35 GP 35 GS 35.7 MIN 16.7 PTS 1 OR 5.2 DR 6.2 REB 3.5 AST 0.8 STL 0.2 BLK 1.5 TO 1.4 PF 2.4 AST/TO 16.13 PER

B. Hield SG 38 GP 38 GS 34.9 MIN 16.3 PTS 0.4 OR 4.1 DR 4.5 REB 3.3 AST 0.8 STL 0.3 BLK 1.7 TO 2.6 PF 1.9 AST/TO 11.43 PER.

Charlotte Hornets Betting

The Charlotte Hornets are trailing the Boston Celtics in the fifth position and are one game ahead of the .500 mark. Charlotte is holding a 19-18 record on the season after their last success against Toronto Raptors. The Hornets scored 114 and gave up 104 in return. The leading scorer with an average of 21 points per game is Gordon Hayward. From the rebounding department, Terry Rozier is the leader with close to seven boards per game. When it comes to passing the ball, LaMelo Ball is the leader in assists with close to seven.

Players to watch: G. Hayward SF 33 GP 33 GS 34.7 MIN 21 PTS 0.8 OR 4.5 DR 5.4 REB 3.9 AST 1.3 STL 0.4 BLK 2 TO 1.7 PF 2 AST/TO 18.55 PER

T. Rozier SG 35 GP 35 GS 33.1 MIN 20.3 PTS 0.5 OR 3.2 DR 3.7 REB 3.2 AST 1.4 STL 0.3 BLK 2 TO 1.9 PF 1.6 AST/TO 17.86 PER

L. Ball PG 37 GP 17 GS 28.9 MIN 15.8 PTS 1.5 OR 4.6 DR 6.1 REB 6.4 AST 1.6 STL 0.4 BLK 2.9 TO 2.7 PF 2.2 AST/TO 18.84 PER.

Sacramento Kings vs Charlotte Hornets 3/15/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Sacramento Kings

Sacramento are 3-12 ATS in their last 15 games.
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Sacramento’s last 14 games.
Sacramento are 3-12 SU in their last 15 games.
Sacramento are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against Charlotte.
Kings are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games against Charlotte.
Sacramento are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Sacramento’s last 6 games when playing on the road against Charlotte.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Sacramento’s last 10 games this season.
Sacramento are 1-10 ATS in their last 11 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Sacramento are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Southeast Division division.

Charlotte Hornets

The total has gone OVER in 9 of Charlotte’s last 12 games.
Charlotte are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Charlotte’s last 11 games against Sacramento.
Charlotte are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Charlotte’s last 6 games when playing at home against Sacramento.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Charlotte’s last 8 games this season.
Charlotte are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Pacific Division division.
Hornets are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games played in March.
Charlotte are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games when playing as the favourite.

Injuries

Sacramento Kings

Hassan Whiteside C Quarantine is downgraded to OUT Monday vs Charlotte
Chimezie Metu PF Wrist is out indefinitely
Robert Woodard II SG Hamstring is downgraded to OUT Monday vs Charlotte

Charlotte Hornets

No Injuries

Head-to-Head
Sacramento Kings Charlotte Hornets
16-22-0 Against the Spread 20-16-1
25-13-0 Straight Up 20-16-1
115 Points per Game 113
120 Points Allowed per Game 113
47.94 Offensive FG% 46.33
72.45 Offensive FT% 78.09
36.26 Offensive 3PT% 38.52
49.11 Defensive FG% 46.81
80.26 Defensive FT% 74.18
39.63 Defensive 3PT% 37.29

Sacramento Kings vs Charlotte Hornets Betting Picks

The NBA betting odds are in favor of the Hornets to win this game and cover the spread. Charlotte is stronger than Sacramento in all aspects and they have an equally balanced defensive and offensive unit. Pick the Hornets to build on their winning streak.

Moneyline: The Kings are holding an ML of +110 while the Hornets are holding -133.

ATS: A spread of +2.5 is out for Sacramento and a spread of -2.5 is out for Charlotte.

TOTALs: Look for the total to go Over 241 (-110) for Sacramento and look for the total to go Under 241 (-110) for the Hornets.

Score Prediction: 121 – 114 Hornets