Blazers vs. Kings Prediction
After having their winning streak snapped by the Warriors on Sunday, the Trail Blazers will look to rebound when they take on the Kings tonight at 10:00PM ET.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Kings are 3.5-point home underdogs versus the Blazers after opening as a 2.5-point dog. As for the total, the number currently sits at 222.5 points for tonight's game after opening at 221.
Portland enters play tonight having won six of its last 10 and four of its last five. The Blazers were also 5-5 against the spread during that 10-game stretch while the Kings are 5-5 straight up and 8-1-1 against the spread over their last 10 games.
Moe Harless has played well for Portland recently and just posted his third double-double of the season on Sunday with 15 points, 10 rebounds, one teal and one 3-pointer in 30 minutes versus the Warriors. Damian Lillard also snapped out of a recent funk whiling scoring 38 points with four 3-pointers, four assists and three rebounds in 36 minutes. Lillard didn't turn the ball over once.
The road team has cashed in four of the last five meetings between these two teams while the Blazers have covered in 10 of their last 14 trips to Sacramento. The Blazers are also 8-2 against the spread in their last 10 road games versus a team with a losing home record and have covered in 10 of their last 13 games coming off a loss.
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