Authored by NBA Against The Spread Expert Analyst Charlie McDougall and produced by Charliessports.com for their 2014 Basketball game On Monday Night December 29, 2014 at 7:30 PM EST.
The (13-17) Sacramento Kings of the EWestern Conference Pacific Division will make the trip from Northern California the Big Apple to take on the (13-16) Brooklyn Nets of the Eastern Conference Atlantic Division in 2014 NBA action. The teams will play at the Barclays in beautiful downtown Brooklyn, New York. This Sports Handicapper believes thought the Sacramento Kings would be a competitive team this season; they are young but talented in the paint. The Brooklyn Nets may have to unload a few high-priced players and build for the future. The betting line has Brooklyn as a two-point home favorite Against The Point Spread, and the total is at is at 204′ for Monday Night’s game.
The 2014-15 Sacramento Kings are hitting the road for an East Coast road trip. The Kings will travel to Boston on New Years Eve and at Minnesota on New Years Day. Sacramento Beat the New York Knicks at home on December 27th in overtime 135-129. Sacramento is 0-5 Against The Spread their last five meetings between the teams on Brooklyn. The betting odds under is 4-1-1 the last six times the teams have met. Sacramento is 2-7-1 on NBA Point Spread Predictions going over the betting odds total six times and staying under four their last ten overall. Sacramento is averaging over 102 points per contest, giving up a little over 103. The key to a Sacramento win is to concentrate on defense, they have proven scorers with Rudy Gay and DeMarcus Cousins.
The 2014-15 Brooklyn Nets lost at home 110-85 to the lowly Indiana Pacers, the Nets worst performance of the year. Brooklyn had won three of four before Saturday’s loss. The betting odds under is is 4-0 in Brooklyn last four games following an Against The Point Spread loss. Brooklyn is also 4-0 ATS playing on a day’s rest. The Brooklyn Nets are 3-2 Against The Point Spread their last five at the Barclays Center, going over the betting odds total twice and staying under three times. Brooklyn beat Boston on the road without point guard Deron Williams, who may have worn out his welcome in the New York City Borough. The key match-up in the game will be Sacramento Center Cousins again Brooke Lopez of Brooklyn. Brooklyn can’t afford the same dismal performance Saturday night. The Nets are in second place in the below average Atlantic division.
Free Pick: Brooklyn-2.