The Golden State Warriors and the Sacramento Kings meet in Game 5 of the first round of the NBA Playoffs. The Warriors are 1.5-point favorites for the game, which goes live on TNT at 10:00 PM ET. The matchup’s point total is set at 235.
How to bet Warriors vs. Kings
Golden State Warriors vs. Sacramento Kings Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 1.5 points, with oddsmakers listing the Warriors as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Warriors have -128 odds to pick up the win, while the Kings are listed at +108 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 235 points.
Warriors vs. Kings Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Wednesday, April 26, 2023
- Game Time: 10:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: TNT
- Location: Sacramento, California
- Arena: Golden 1 Center
Warriors vs. Kings Betting Trends
The Warriors have played 82 games, with 39 wins against the spread. Golden State has won 37, or 63.8%, of the 58 contests in which it was the favorite this year. Warriors games this year have gone over the point total 45 times in 82 opportunities (54.9%).
Against the spread, the Kings are 45-36-1 this year. Sacramento has won 13 of the 30 games it was the underdog on the moneyline this season (43.3%). Kings games this season have gone over the total in 40 of 82 opportunities (48.8%).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
Warriors vs. Kings Injury Report
Kings: Matthew Dellavedova: Out (Finger), KZ Okpala: Out (Knee), De’Aaron Fox: Probable (Finger)
What you need to know about the Golden State Warriors
Golden State has been lifted by its offense, as it ranks second-best in the NBA by posting 118.9 points per game. It ranks 21st in the league in points allowed (117.1 per contest). When playing at home, the Warriors are putting up 1.5 more points per game (119.7) than they are when playing on the road (118.2). The Warriors have seen an increase in scoring lately, putting up 124.1 points per game in their last 10 contests, 5.2 points more than the 118.9 they’ve scored this season.
Golden State has been getting things done in terms of three-point shooting this year, ranking best in the NBA in three-pointers per game (16.6) and second-best in three-point percentage (38.5%). In terms of shot breakdown, the Warriors have taken 52.1% two-pointers (accounting for 61.5% of the team’s baskets) and 47.9% threes (38.5%).
What you need to know about the Sacramento Kings
Offensively, Sacramento is the best squad in the NBA (120.7 points per game). Defensively, it is 25th (118.1 points conceded per game). At home the Kings are scoring 123.4 points per game, 5.4 more than they are averaging on the road (118.0). The Kings are putting up 116.6 points per game in their previous 10 games, which is 4.1 fewer points than their average for the season (120.7).
In 2022-23 Sacramento is fifth-best in the league in 3-point makes (13.8 per game), and it ranks No. 9 in 3-point percentage (36.9%). The Kings attempt 42.3% percent of their shots from beyond the arc, and 57.7% percent from inside it. In terms of makes, 31.6% of the Kings’ buckets are 3-pointers, and 68.4% are 2-pointers.
Warriors vs. Kings Predictions and Pick
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