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Brooklyn Nets vs. Golden State Warriors Betting

Kevin Durant starred with Stephen Curry when Golden State made five consecutive NBA Finals.  Three times the Warriors finished as NBA betting champions.  Following Golden State’s loss in the 2019 NBA Finals, Durant signed with Brooklyn.  Durant was out with injury all of last year.  But this season, he joins Kyrie Irving and James Harden for a star-studded lineup.  Counter to that is Curry, who stands alone, as the only difference-maker on the Warriors.  Saturday night, ABC primetime features the Nets at Warriors.    Big names and plenty of offense is expected. On the other hand, don’t expect much defense.

Brooklyn Nets vs. Golden State Warriors Betting Information

Date: Saturday, February 13, 2021
Time: 8:30 p.m. ET
Location: Chase Center, San Francisco, California
TV Coverage: ABC

Brooklyn Nets vs. Golden State Warriors Betting Odds

Nets -3½ (-110) 246 (-110) -157
Warriors +3½ (-110) 246 (-110) +137
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Brooklyn Nets at Golden State Warriors CashBet Wagering Analysis

Cause of their loaded lineup of marquee men, will the Nets get the majority of sportsbook activity.  Sharps and squares alike know the Warriors are yesterday’s news.  Golden State is a mere shell of their championship selves.  Most games, Stephen Curry is enough to generate betting handle.  Especially when the Warriors play at home.  However, Brooklyn is now the hot new NBA gambling property.  Gamblers that like betting overs will load up on this matchup.  These are two of the highest-scoring teams in the Association.  Equivalent in importance is that both teams play little in the way of defense.

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Late on, the Nets have failed to cover three of their last four betting on NBA Matchups.  Brooklyn has gone over the total in five of their last six games.  Brooklyn is 14-11 straight up, 10-15 against the spread, and 18-7 over the total.  Overall, the Nets rank first in the NBA for scoring but 29th for points allowed.  Brooklyn has the best field goal percentage in the Association and ranks 4th for 3-point field goals.  Just for good measure, the Nets rank 4th for free throw percentage.  Second place in the Atlantic Division belongs to Brooklyn.

Namely, forward Kevin Durant leads the Nets with 29.5 points and 7.4 rebounds per game.  Guard Kyrie Irving averages 27.5 points and 5.7 assists per contest.  And then guard James Harden is at 23.6 points, 8.1 rebounds, and 11.8 assists per game.

Warriors Give Stephen Curry No Supporting Cast

Golden State has covered five of their last seven pro basketball betting matchups.  Three of the Warriors’ previous five games went under the total.  Now Golden State is 12-11 straight up and against the spread and 11-12 under the total.  NBA metrics show the Warriors 7th for scoring offense but 24th for points allowed.  Of major concern are rankings of 24th for offensive and 30th for defensive rebounds.  Golden State is fourth in the Pacific Division.

To show, guard Stephen Curry leads with 29.4 points and 6.1 assists per game.

Brooklyn Nets at Golden State Warriors Against the Spread

To summarize, Brooklyn is 17-25 against the spread in road games. The Nets are 19-15 on the board against Western Conference teams.  Brooklyn is 23-19 over the total in away matchups.

Overall, the Warriors are 22-25 against the spread at home.  Golden State is 21-26 to the under at home.

Brooklyn has dominated this head-to-head basketball betting series.  To illuminate, the Nets have covered six of their last seven against the Warriors.  Seven of the last eight in this series went under the total.  At Golden State, the Nets have paid in four of their previous five visits.  Six straight games in this series at Golden State stayed under the number.

Brooklyn Nets at Golden State Warriors CashBet Free Pick  

In this situation, scoring will be high.  But soo too will the over/under number posted by oddsmakers.  Under the high totals is a solid contrarian NBA gambling call.  As mentioned earlier, the Nets and under trend in this series.

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