Portland Trail Blazers (10-16) @ Phoenix Suns (11-14)
NBA: Monday, 16th December, 2019 at 9:00pm EST (Talking Stick Resort Arena, Phoenix, AZ)
Lines and Odds: POR -1.5; Over/Under 228.5
Free NBA Pick Portland Trail Blazers vs Phoenix Suns
Two teams that are in a bit of a funk meet in Phoenix on Monday, the first of four meetings,for the Portland Trail Blazers and the Phoenix Suns. Portland has dropped three of its last five games and Phoenix is hoping to end a two-game losing streak when the two clubs meet.
The Trailblazers struggled over the last week, losing three of their last four games. They will be trying to bounce back from their loss to Denver with a win over the Suns, which will give them their second win in their last three games. Last time out, Portland fell to the Denver Nuggets 114-99. Hassan Whiteside had 33 points, 11 rebounds and 4 blocks. Carmelo Anthony had 20 points, 9 boards, 2 steals and 2 blocks. Damian Lillard leads the Blazers in scoring and assists with 26.3 points and 7.5 assists per game. C. J. McCollum averages 21.4 points, 4.3 rebounds and 3.7 assists. Anthony averages 16.3 points and 5.9 rebounds while Hassan Whiteside puts up 16.2 points and 12.4 rebounds.
The Suns are struggling at the moment after losing three of their last four games. They will be trying to snap their three-game losing streak as well as their 10-game losing streak to the Trailblazers with a win on Monday, which will give them their second win in their last five games. The San Antonio Spurs defeated Phoenix 121-119 in overtime Saturday night in Mexico City. Ricky Rubio finished with 25 points and 13 assists and Frank Kaminsky added 22 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists. Devin Booker would miss the game but he averages 25 points and 6.4 assists per game. Kelly Oubre Jr. puts up 17.4 points and 6.3 rebounds. Ricky Rubio averages 13.8 points, 9.4 assists and 4.5 rebounds.
Cover The Spread 365 Betting Trends
Portland Trail Blazers
Portland are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Portland's last 7 games.
Portland are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games.
Portland are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games against Phoenix.
Portland are 10-0 SU in their last 10 games against Phoenix.
Portland are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games on the road.
Portland are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Phoenix.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Portland's last 12 games this season.
Portland are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Western conference.
Portland are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Pacific division.
The total has gone OVER in 13 of Phoenix's last 18 games.
Phoenix are 4-10 SU in their last 14 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Phoenix's last 6 games against Portland.
Phoenix are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games at home.
Phoenix are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Portland.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Phoenix's last 10 games this season.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Phoenix's last 11 games against an opponent in the Western conference.
Phoenix are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Northwest division.
Phoenix are 12-4-1 ATS in their last 17 games played in December.
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