San Antonio Spurs vs Brooklyn Nets 3/6/2020 Spread Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
San Antonio Spurs vs Brooklyn Nets 3/6/2020 – The Brooklyn Nets face the San Antonio Spurs at home, needing a win to stay afloat out East. NBA betting covers see the Nets winning this one as it tries to keep its hold of 7th spot. Brooklyn is also looking to bounce back from a loss. The Spurs have low chances of advancing to the next round but are coming off a win. There is no word if Gregg Popovich will be back to call the shots for San Antonio.
San Antonio Spurs vs Brooklyn Nets 3/6/2020
San Antonio Spurs vs Brooklyn Nets 3/6/2020 Betting Odds
San Antonio Spurs Betting
The San Antonio Spurs try to make it two-in-a-row following a 104-103 win over the Charlotte Hornets. Tim Duncan could be coaching the team once more with Popovich unconfirmed to return. All eyes will be on Dejounte Murray who had a good outing against the Hornets. DeMar Derozan and Patty Mills need to provide support if the Spurs want to send the Nets reeling.
Players to watch: D. DeRozan SF 58 GP 58 GS 34.2 MIN 22.2 PTS 0.6 OR 5 DR 5.6 REB 5.4 AST 1 STL 0.2 BLK 2.4 TO 2.7 PF 2.3 AST/TO 21.47 PER
P. Mills PG 60 GP 1 GS 22.9 MIN 11.8 PTS 0.3 OR 1.3 DR 1.6 REB 1.8 AST 0.9 STL 0.1 BLK 0.8 TO 1.5 PF 2.2 AST/TO 14.74 PER
B. Forbes SG 60 GP 59 GS 25.2 MIN 11.2 PTS 0.2 OR 1.8 DR 2 REB 1.8 AST 0.5 STL 0 BLK 0.9 TO 1.8 PF 1.9 AST/TO 11.19 PER
Brooklyn Nets Betting
The Brooklyn Nets are still smarting from that loss to the Memphis Grizzlies, meaning players like Spencer Dinwiddie and Caris LeVert need to step up anew. Saddled by injuries to stars, head coach Kenny Atkinson needs to find a way to get his team to play with some urgency. They are only half a game ahead of the Magic and a loss could drop them to the eighth spot of the Eastern Conference.
Players to Watch: S. Dinwiddie PG 60 GP 45 GS 31.2 MIN 20.8 PTS 0.5 OR 3 DR 3.5 REB 6.8 AST 0.6 STL 0.3 BLK 2.7 TO 2.8 PF 2.5 AST/TO 18.11 PER
C. LeVert SG 35 GP 21 GS 28.5 MIN 17.3 PTS 1 OR 2.7 DR 3.7 REB 3.8 AST 1.1 STL 0.1 BLK 2.6 TO 1.9 PF 1.5 AST/TO 14.35 PER
J. Harris SF 59 GP 59 GS 31.1 MIN 13.7 PTS 0.9 OR 3.4 DR 4.3 REB 2.1 AST 0.6 STL 0.3 BLK 1.5 TO 2.2 PF 1.4 AST/TO 12.39 PER
San Antonio Spurs vs Brooklyn Nets 3/6/2020 Betting Numbers
San Antonio Spurs
San Antonio are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games.
Brooklyn are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
San Antonio Spurs
LaMarcus Aldridge PF Shoulder is downgraded to OUT Friday vs Brooklyn
Kevin Durant SF Achilles is out indefinitely
San Antonio Spurs vs Brooklyn Nets Betting Picks
The Brooklyn Nets have a lot of players in sick bay but home court advantage could boost their spirits. NBA online sees Brooklyn getting the win although the Spurs will not hand it to them. San Antonio still has Murray and DeRozan around, enough to turn the tide. The Nets need to play smart basketball on both ends if they want to secure another win Friday.
Moneyline: The ML handed to the Spurs for this game is at +125 while the Nets are at -145 at home.
ATS: +2.5 is given to the Spurs across the spread while on the other side of the line are the Nets with -2.5.
TOTALs: 221.5 is the given total for this match with the Spurs going over and the Nets the team under.
Score Prediction: 105 – 100 Nets