Though the San Antonio Spurs have not exactly found their footing after an offseason of roster upheaval, they have always struggled for bettors against the Houston Rockets. The Spurs are just 5-10 ATS in their past 10 games against the Rockets and have only covered once in their past seven trips to Houston.
- The Spurs are 4-0 SU and 3-0-1 ATS in their 4 road games this season.
- The UNDER is 8-3 in the Rockets’ past 11 games.
- The Rockets are 8-3 SU in their past 11 games hosting the Spurs.
The Spurs have been great on the road this season, as they are a perfect 4-0 SU with an average scoring margin of +14.5 points. Kawhi Leonard has been especially good away from San Antonio, as he has averaged 26.2 points while shooting 44 percent from beyond the arc while traveling this season.
James Harden has been unstoppable in Mike D’Antoni’s scheme, as he is averaging 30.6 points, 13 assists and 7.6 rebounds per game this year. Harden registered his first triple-double of the season in the Rockets last game, which just happened to be against the Spurs Wednesday.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
The visiting San Antonio Spurs betting line opened this morning as -3.5-point favorites in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds – Shark
(including Bovada), while the total was hovering around 209 at BetOnline and other betting odds shops.
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computer prediction formulas pick a 105-102 win for the Rockets on Saturday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.
San Antonio Spurs vs Houston Rockets Matchup
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The San Antonio Spurs will try to spoil the party on Saturday; they are 5-3-1 ATS against the betting spread this NBA season, while the Houston Rockets are 5-3 ATS. San Antonio is 5-4 vs the betting total points scored; Houston is 3-5. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Houston vs San Antonio injuries news.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams with the Houston Rockets rated this week at No. 10 and the San Antonio Spurs sitting at No. 7.
The game also pits Houston’s No. 7-ranked offense averaging 107.88 PPG, against a San Antonio Spurs defense that ranks No. 3 at 96.33 PPG. The Houston Rockets field goal percentage has averaged 47.34% so far, more than the San Antonio Spurs shooters have achieved on the year, 43.78% per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
San Antonio got 21 points from Pau Gasol en route to a 96-86 victory over Detroit on Friday at AT&T Center.
- San Antonio is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games
- The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Antonio’s last 6 games
- San Antonio is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
- The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Antonio’s last 6 games on the road
- Houston is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
- Houston is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
- The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Houston’s last 11 games
- Houston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
San Antonio home to Miami, Monday, November 14th
Houston home to Philadelphia, Monday, November 14th