The Phoenix Suns (24-24) and the Charlotte Hornets (13-35) square off at Footprint Center in a matchup on Tuesday, January 24, 2023 at 9:00 PM ET on BSAZ. The Suns are 7-point favorites in the game. The point total in the game is 224.
How to bet Suns vs. Hornets
Phoenix Suns vs. Charlotte Hornets Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 7 points, with bookmakers listing the Suns as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Suns have -265 odds to pick up the win, while the Hornets are listed at +217 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 224 points.
Suns vs. Hornets Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Tuesday, January 24, 2023
- Game Time: 9:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: BSAZ
- Location: Phoenix, Arizona
- Arena: Footprint Center
Suns vs. Hornets Betting Trends
The Suns are 24-23-1 against the spread this season. Phoenix has won 17, or 60.7%, of the 28 contests in which it was the favorite this year. Suns games this year have gone over the point total 22 times in 48 opportunities (45.8%).
The Hornets have 19 wins against the spread in 48 games this year. Charlotte has won 21.6% of the games this season it was the underdog on the moneyline (8-29). Hornets games this season have gone over the total in 25 of 48 opportunities (52.1%).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
Suns vs. Hornets Injury Report
Hornets: Gordon Hayward: Out (Hamstring), Cody Martin: Doubtful (Knee), LaMelo Ball: Questionable (Wrist/Ankle), Kelly Oubre: Out (Hand), Miles Bridges: Out (Personal)
What you need to know about the Phoenix Suns
Phoenix ranks 20th in the NBA with 112.6 points per game so far this year. At the other end, it ranks seventh with 112 points allowed per contest. The Suns are scoring 114.1 points per game at home. On the road, they are averaging 111.2 points per contest. The Suns have seen a decrease in scoring recently, putting up 106.7 points per game in their last 10 contests, 5.9 points fewer than the 112.6 they’ve scored this year.
With a 38.4% three-point percentage this season, Phoenix ranks third-best in the NBA. It ranks eighth in the league by making 12.8 threes per contest. So far this year, the Suns have taken 62.8% two-pointers, accounting for 69.1% of the team’s baskets. They have shot 37.2% from three-point land (30.9% of the team’s baskets).
What you need to know about the Charlotte Hornets
Charlotte is 24th in the league in points scored (112.4 per game) and third-worst in points conceded (118.9). At home the Hornets are scoring 109.7 points per game, 4.7 fewer points than they are averaging away (114.4). The Hornets are posting 116 points per contest in their last 10 games, which is 3.6 more than their average for the season (112.4).
Charlotte is 24th in the NBA in 3-pointers made (10.9 per game) and worst in 3-point percentage (32.7%). In 2022-23, the Hornets have taken 64.1% percent of their shots from inside the arc, and 35.9% percent from beyond it. In terms of made shots, 74% of the Hornets’ buckets have been 2-pointers, and 26% have been 3-pointers.
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