Blazers struggling to cover in SA
SAN ANTONIO, TX (Lock Labs) – The Blazers will visit the Spurs tonight at 8:00PM ET in a place that they’ve struggled to cover in during recent meetings.
Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have installed the Spurs as 4.5-point home favorites over the Blazers while the over/under total is currently sitting at 197 points. San Antonio opened as 4-point favorites but the line has climbed, while the total opened at 195.5 and has jumped up nearly two full points.
The Blazers are 0-4 against the spread in their last four games in San Antonio and 2-6 against the spread in their last eight games overall versus the Spurs. The home team is also 6-1 at the betting window in the last seven games between these two teams while the favorite is 5-2 ATS in the last seven meetings overall.
On the other side, the Spurs are 5-1 against the number in their last six games following a straight up loss, 9-3 ATS in their last 12 home games versus a team with a winning road record and 5-2 ATS in their last seven games versus Northwest opponents. They’re also 17-7 against the number in their last 24 games playing on one day of rest.