Warriors vs. Spurs Free Pick
ODDS: Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have installed the Spurs as 5.5-point favorites over the Warriors, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 203 points. Golden State is 4-1 on the season and 2-1 on the road, while San Antonio is 4-1 overall and 2-0 at home.
LINE MOVEMENT: San Antonio opened as 9.5-point favorites but the spread has been bet down to 5.5 at most online sports books, although some places list San Antonio at -6. As for the total, it opened at 203.5 and has been bet down slightly to 203.
PUBLIC BETTING: The latest public information says that 67% of bettors that have wagered on this game favor the Warriors. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure to click on the link provided to get the most up-to-date public betting numbers.
NBA FREE PICK: Take San Antonio. According to latest NBA trends, the Spurs are 7-1 against the spread in their last eight games following an ATS loss while the Warriors are 2-5 against the number in their last seven Friday games. The Warriors have averaged more points per game and a better field goal percentage but the Spurs have the edge in defense, turnovers and bench. Look for this to be a grind-it-out contest, one in which the Spurs usually thrive.
FRIDAY NBA FREE PICK: SAN ANTONIO SPURS -5.5