The Sacramento Kings (48-34) will look to overcome the odds as 7.5-point underdogs in a decisive Game 6 of the opening round of the NBA Playoffs, and will face off against the Golden State Warriors at Chase Center on Friday, beginning at 8:00 PM ET on ESPN. The Warriors are on top 3-2 in the series. The over/under for the matchup is 236.5 points.
How to bet Warriors vs. Kings
Golden State Warriors vs. Sacramento Kings Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 7.5 points, with bookmakers listing the Warriors as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Warriors have -322 odds to pick up the win, while the Kings are listed at +253 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 236.5 points.
Warriors vs. Kings Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Friday, April 28, 2023
- Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: ESPN
- Location: San Francisco, California
- Arena: Chase Center
Warriors vs. Kings Betting Trends
Against the spread, the Warriors are 39-42-1 this year. Golden State has been the favorite in 58 games this season and has come away with the win 37 times (63.8%) in those contests. The Warriors have eclipsed the over/under in 54.9% of their opportunities this year (45 times over 82 games with a set point total).
The Kings are 45-36-1 against the spread this year. Sacramento has won 43.3% of the games this season it was the moneyline underdog (13-17). The Kings have gone over the point total 48.8% of the time this year (40 of 82 games with a set point total).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
Warriors: Ryan Rollins: Out (Foot), Andre Iguodala: Out (Wrist)
Kings: Matthew Dellavedova: Out (Finger), KZ Okpala: Out (Knee)
What you need to know about the Golden State Warriors
Golden State owns a top-five offense this season, ranking second-best in the league with 118.9 points per game. At the other end of the court, it ranks 21st with 117.1 points allowed per contest. At home, the Warriors are averaging 1.5 more points per game (119.7) than they are in away games (118.2). In their last 10 games, the Warriors have been scoring 124.4 points per contest, an average that’s a little higher than the 118.9 they’ve scored over the course of the 2022-23 season.
When it comes to three-point shooting, things are clicking for Golden State, who is sinking 16.6 treys per game (best in NBA) and shooting 38.5% from downtown (second-best). Of the shots attempted by the Warriors in 2022-23, 52.1% of them have been two-pointers (61.5% of the team’s made baskets) and 47.9% have been from beyond three-point land (38.5%).
What you need to know about the Sacramento Kings
Sacramento is the best team in the NBA in points scored (120.7 per game) and 25th in points allowed (118.1). At home the Kings are scoring 123.4 points per game, 5.4 more than they are averaging away (118). While the Kings are putting up 120.7 points per game in 2022-23, they have fallen short of that over their last 10 games, producing 114.4 points per contest.
Sacramento is the fifth-best squad in the NBA in 3-pointers made (13.8 per game) and ninth in 3-point percentage (36.9%). In 2022-23, the Kings have attempted 42.3% percent of their shots from behind the 3-point line, and 57.7% percent from inside it. In terms of made shots, 31.6% of the Kings’ baskets have been 3-pointers, and 68.4% have been 2-pointers.
Our pick to win this game is the Warriors, and we project that Kings will cover the spread (Warriors -7.5). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 236.5 points.
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