It’s been a hot minute, but the NBA is officially back in action, with the San Antonio Spurs set to take the court against the Sacramento Kings at 8 p.m. ET on Friday. The Spurs enter Friday’s matchup in 12th-place in the Western Conference, while Sacramento currently sits in the 10th spot.
The Kings are 7-2-1 against the spread in their last 10 games, while the Spurs are just 1-7 against the spread in their last eight outings. Sacramento is favored by three-points in the latest Spurs vs. Kings odds from William Hill, and the over-under is set at 222.5. Before entering any Kings vs. Spurs picks, you’ll want to see the NBA predictions from the advanced computer model at SportsLine.
The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every NBA game 10,000 times, and it’s already returned over $4,000 in profit on its top-rated NBA picks during the 2019-20 season. It also was a blistering 52-32 on all top-rated NBA spread picks before the coronavirus shutdown, returning almost $1,700 on those picks alone. Anybody who has followed it has seen huge returns.
Now, the model has set its sights on Spurs vs. Kings. You can head to SportsLine to see its picks. Here are several NBA betting lines for Spurs vs. Kings:
- Spurs vs. Kings spread: Spurs +3
- Spurs vs. Kings over-under: 222.5 points
- Spurs vs. Kings money line: San Antonio +140, Sacramento -150
What you need to know about the Spurs
San Antonio beat the Dallas Mavericks 119-109 in their last game four months ago. The top scorer for San Antonio was power forward LaMarcus Aldridge, who finished with 24 points. Aldridge enters Friday’s matchup against Sacramento averaging 18.9 points, 7.4 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game.
San Antonio ranks 10th in the NBA in scoring, averaging 113.2 points per game. The Spurs are led by DeMar DeRozan, who’s averaging 22.2 points, 5.6 rebounds and 5.6 assists per game. In his first outing against Sacramento this season, DeRozan filled the stat sheet with 15 points, 10 rebounds, seven assists and two steals.
What you need to know about the Kings
Sacramento was within striking distance but couldn’t close the gap four months ago as the Kings fell 118-113 to the Toronto Raptors. Shooting guard Bogdan Bogdanovic had a pretty forgettable game, playing for 30 minutes but putting up just nine points.
Despite losing their most recent outing, the Kings will enter Friday’s matchup full of confidence. That’s because Sacramento is 4-1 in its last five games against the Spurs. In addition, the Kings have covered the spread in each of their last six games against San Antonio.
How to make Kings vs. Spurs picks
The model has simulated Spurs vs. Kings 10,000 times and the results are in. We can tell you that the model is leaning over, and it’s also generated a point-spread pick that is hitting in almost 60 percent of simulations. You can only see the pick at SportsLine.
So who wins Spurs vs. Kings? And which side of the spread hits in nearly 60 percent of simulations? Visit SportsLine now to find out which side of the Spurs vs. Kings spread you need to jump on Friday, all from the model that has crushed its NBA picks, and find out.