Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Wells Fargo Center
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The Sacramento Kings travel to Wells Fargo Center to play the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday, November 30, 2016. The Kings come into this game with an overall record of 7-11. They are 4th in the Pacific Division. They currently have a point differential of -2.1 as they are averaging 103.2 points per game while giving up 105.2 per contest. The 76ers have an overall record of 4-14. They currently are 5th in the Atlantic Division. They are averaging 97.9 points per game and surrendering 107.9, good for a point differential of -10.0.
Rudy Gay comes into this contest averaging 19.6 points per game while playing 34.6 minutes per night so far this season for the Kings. He pulls down 6.3 rebounds per game and dishes out 3.1 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 47% while his free throw percentage is currently at 83%. DeMarcus Cousins averages 28.7 points per game in 34.1 minutes per contest this season. He averages 3.2 assists per contest and 10.4 rebounds per game for Sacramento. His field goal percentage is 47% for the year while his free throw percentage is 74%.
Ersan Ilyasova averages 11.7 points per game while playing 25.1 minutes per contest this year for the 76ers. He grabs 5.6 rebounds per game and has 1.3 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 46% and his free throw percentage currently is at 87%. Joel Embiid averages 18.2 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 22.8 minutes per contest. He also averages 7.8 rebounds per contest and 1.5 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 48% and his free throw percentage is 77%.
Sacramento averages 103.2 points per contest this season which ranks them 18th in the NBA. Their average scoring margin is -2.1 and their shooting percentage is 45% as a team which has them ranked 12th. Behind the arc they shoot 35% which is good for 15th in the league. They average 51 rebounds per game and 21.9 assists per game which ranks them 20th and 15th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 18th with 14.6 per game. The Kings allow 105.2 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 20th in the league. They also allow a 46% shooting percentage and a 36% average from behind the arc ranking them 21st and 23rd in those defensive categories. Opponents average 50.7 rebounds a game which ranks 7th and they give up 22.9 assists per contest which puts them in 23rd place in the league. They force 14.4 turnovers per game which ranks them 13th in the league.
Philadelphia averages 97.9 points per game this year which ranks them 24th in the league. Their average scoring margin is -10 and their shooting percentage is 43% as a team which has them sitting in the 25th spot in the league. Behind the arc they shoot 37% which is good for 8th in the NBA. They average 53.2 rebounds per game and 22.7 assists per contest which ranks them 10th and 11th respectively. In the turnover department the 76ers rank 30th with 17.7 per game. The 76ers allow 107.9 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 25th in the league. They also allow a 46% shooting percentage and a 35% average from behind the arc ranking them 20th and 16th in those defensive statistics. Opponents average 54.4 rebounds a game which ranks 24th and they give up 22.6 assists per contest which puts them in 20th place in the league. The 76ers force 13.4 turnovers per game which ranks them 22nd in the NBA.
The Kings have an offensive rating of 107.1 and a defensive rating of 109.2. In terms of pace they average 94.7 possessions per 48 minutes and their effective field goal percentage is 50%. As a team they have a true shooting percentage of 55% and they shoot 3 pointers on 28% of their shots. Sacramento turns the ball over an average of 13.4 times per 100 possessions and they force 13.4 on the defensive end. Their defensive effective field goal percentage for the season currently is 52%.
The 76ers rating on offense is 98.4 and they have a defensive rating of 108.5. They get 97.3 possessions per 48 minutes and they have an effective field goal percentage of 50%. As a unit they have a true shooting percentage of 53% and they attempt 3 pointers on 35% of their shot attempts. Philadelphia turns the ball over on 16 out of every 100 possessions and their opponents average 11.9 turnovers per 100 possessions. Their defensive effective field goal percentage for the year is 51%.
Sacramento Kings Betting Trends
The Sacramento Kings are 10-8-0 against the spread
The Sacramento Kings are 9-9-0 against the over/under
Philadelphia 76ers Betting Trends
The Philadelphia 76ers are 10-8-0 against the spread
The Philadelphia 76ers are 11-7-0 against the over/under
Sacramento Kings Injuries
No key injuries to report
Philadelphia 76ers Injuries
11/28/16 PG Jerryd Bayless Wrist "?"
10/22/16 F Ben Simmons Knee out indefinitely
10/21/16 C Nerlens Noel Knee out indefinitely
Josh's Pick: Take Philadelphia +3.5
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