The Golden State Warriors are 5-0 both SU and ATS in their last five games against the Houston Rockets as those two teams hit the hardwood together on Tuesday night in the opening game of the best-of-seven Western Conference Finals.
The Warriors and Rockets last met back on January 21, with Golden State winning 126-113 as an 8-point home favorite on the NBA betting lines in that OVER result. The OVER, though, is just 3-6 in the nine most recent games between the teams.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
Those looking to pick the visitors as their prediction to cover in this one found the Houston Rockets listed as 10.5-point underdogs earlier at BetOnline. Meanwhile, the OVER/UNDER total betting line for this game was set at 218.5 at Bodog but may have moved since the betting odds opened.
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 113-109 result in favor of the Warriors.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Golden State Warriors are 75-17 so far on the NBA season, and 52-39-1 ATS vs the spread betting line. The Houston Rockets, meanwhile, are 64-30 and 55-39 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Golden State go 41-50-1 and the Rockets go 49-45 on the total. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Golden State vs Houston injuries news.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams with the Golden State Warriors rated this week at No. 2 and the Houston Rockets sitting at No. 8.
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Golden State’s No. 7-rated NBA squad against Houston’s No. 10-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Golden State rates No. 2 in the league with 10.85 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 1 with 11.19 per outing.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Golden State was a 108-95 winner in its last match on the road against the Grizzlies. They covered the -5-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 203 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
In their last action, Houston was a 113-100 winner at home against the Clippers. They covered the +2-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (213) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
- Houston is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games
- The total has gone OVER in 6 of Houston’s last 7 games
- Houston is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
- The total has gone OVER in 5 of Houston’s last 5 games on the road
- Golden State is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games
- Golden State is 12-2 SU in its last 14 games
- The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Golden State’s last 7 games
- Golden State is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Houston at Golden State, Thursday, May 21st