Written and authored by National Basketball Association Against The Spread Expert Analyst Charlie McDougall. Charliessports.com produces it for their 2015 Basketball game. It will be played on Saturday January 3, 2015 at 8:30 PM EST.
The (22-9) Washington Wizards of the Eastern Conference Southeast Division makes the trip from Oklahoma City, where the are playing Friday Night to the Alamo City to take on the (20-14) San Antonio Spurs of the Western Conference Southwest Division in 2015 NBA action. The teams will play at the AT&T Center on the outskirts of San Antonio, Texas. This Sports Handicapper believes the Washington Wizards will compete with the Atlanta Hawks for the title in their Division. The San Antonio Spurs are going to be a factor in determining the 2015 NBA Championship. The betting line is not available for Saturday’s game.
The 2014-15 Washington Wizards has won three of their last four straight up, they lost at Dallas 114-87 on December 30th. Washington plays at Oklahoma City on January 2nd, at the Spurs and then face a good New Orleans team on January 5th in the Crescent City. Washington is only 1-7 Against The Spread their last eight at the AT&T Center. Washington is 8-2 Against The Point Spread their last Ten when facing a team with a winning home record. The betting odds under is 5-1 the last six between the teams in San Antonio. The Washington Wizards are 2-2 their last four NBA ATS Expert Predictions on the road going over the betting odds total two times and staying under twice. Washington is behind the Atlanta Hawks in the Southeast Division and nine in front of third place Miami. Washington has minor injuries to Forward Drew Gooden, Bradley Beal, and Nene but all three are probable for Saturday’s game. Washington guard John Wall is an emerging star; the Wizards can compete talent wise with any team in the league.
The 2014-15 San Antonio Spurs are being tested every night. The NBA Champions have lost three of five straight up; they got a 95-93 overtime home win against New Orleans on New Years Eve. San Antonio coach Greg Popovich gets the most out of his players, and he will not have Point guard Tony Parker or Forward Kawhi Leonard Saturday. The betting odds over is 10-1 San Antonio last eleven at the AT&T Center. The betting odds over is also 5-0 their last five against a team with a winning record. San Antonio is 19-5-2 Against He Point Spread the last 26 meetings between the teams. San Antonio is 2-4 ATS their last six at home, going over the betting odds total five times and staying under only once. San Antonio. Both teams are scoring over 100-points per game and keeping opponents under the century mark. The key to a San Antonio win is to play tough defense, they are without their two most talented players.
Free Pick: Pending.