NBA Betting Predictions: Houston Rockets vs Golden State Warriors
Tonight the Houston Rockets look for their third straight win over the Golden State Warriors who will be playing at home. BetDSI Sportsbook current live betting lines display the Warriors as -125 favorites over the Rockets.
The Golden State Warriors avoided a third straight loss beating the Denver Nuggets at home 109-101. Shooting a great 51.9% from the floor and a astounding 52% from downtown hitting 13-25 three’s point attempts the Warriors were able to overcome 17 turnovers.
Guard Stephen Curry led the game with 36 points and made 7 rebounds, 7 assists, and 2 blocked shots for the Golden State Warriors. Klay Thompson was second in scoring for the Warriors and led the bench with 19 points. Dorell Wright had 15 points and 4 assists while David Lee had 12 points and led the team with 8 rebounds to go with his 2 assists, 2 steals, and a blocked shot.
With the Houston Rockets leading scorers slacking as of late, the Houston bench has been their biggest reason for winning three straight. Their last victory a 96-89 win on the road against the Phoenix Suns where every player on the Rockets bench had double digit points and 50% or better from the floor.
Forward Luis Scola led the Houston Rockets with 16 points against the Suns, he also had 5 assists. After him the only other Houston starter to have double digit points or even close was Kyle Lowry with 14 points. Patrick Patterson led the Houston bench that outscored their starters and outshot them 59.5% to 38.6 percent by the Rockets starters. Goran Dragic had a great game with 11 points and matching his career high with 11 assists while coming off the bench as well.
NBA Betting Prediction: The Houston Rockets have won 12 out of 13 against the Golden State Warriors including 6 out of 7 while on the road against Golden State. The fact that the Houston Rockets bench is playing so great is an even bigger obstacle for the Warriors as the Rockets starters could snap out of it anytime and really light up a scoreboard on a Warriors team that is a below .500, 6 and 8 at home with a awful defense that has let up 100+ points the last four straight games.
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