Will Nets get a rare road victory?
Can the Nets get a rare road victory tonight when they visit the Suns at 9:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, Brooklyn is a 1.5-point road favorite versus Phoenix while the over/under currently sits at 208.5 points, up from the opening number of 207.5.
The Nets enter play with a 15-42 record, which includes a 4-20 road mark but they're also 14-10 against the spread in all lined road games this season. They've also covered recently against teams from the Western Conference, going 4-1 against the spread in their last five games versus the West and are also 4-0 ATS in their last four games coming off a loss.
As for the Suns, they've been great fade material for bettors nearly all season. They've covered the spread in just nine of their last 29 games overall and are 7-15 at the betting window in their last 22 meetings with opponents from the East. The fact that they're a home underdog versus the 15-42 Nets tells you all you need to know about Phoenix.
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