Charlotte Hornets vs Brooklyn Nets NBA Parlay 11/20/2019
Game: Charlotte Hornets vs Brooklyn Nets
Date: Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Location: Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY
Odds/Point Spread: Brooklyn -5.5
Kyrie Irving and the Brooklyn Nets (5-8, 4th in the Atlantic Division) host the Charlotte Hornets (6-8, 3rd in the Southeast Division) at Barclays Center on Wednesday, November 20, 2019. The odds on this matchup have Brooklyn as 5.5 point favorites. The total is set at 221.5.
The Hornets cover the spread 57.1% of the time, having gone 8-6-0 ATS. Brooklyn is covering 38.5% of the time, going 5-8-0 against the spread.
Key Charlotte Hornets Injuries
No key injuries to report
Key Brooklyn Nets Injuries
11/18/2019 Kyrie Irving PG Shoulder Game Time Decision
11/14/2019 Caris LeVert SG Thumb Expected to be out until at least Dec 14
10/31/2019 Kevin Durant SF Achilles Out for the season
Devonte' Graham averages 18.3 points per contest in 32.0 minutes per game this year. He averages 7.0 assists per game and 3.4 rebounds per contest. His field goal percentage is 41% for the season while his free throw percentage is 79%. Cody Zeller comes into this game averaging 12.1 points per contest while playing 26.1 minutes per night. He grabs 8.8 rebounds per contest and distributes 1.2 assists per game. His FG percentage is 53% while his free throw percentage is 71%.
Spencer Dinwiddie averages 18.5 points per game and he sees the court an average of 26.9 minutes per game. He also hauls in 2.4 rebounds per game and dishes 4.8 assists per contest. His field goal percentage is 42% and his free throw percentage is 83%. Kyrie Irving scores 28.5 points per contest while playing 33.8 minutes per game. He hauls in 5.4 rebounds per contest and has 7.2 assists per game on the season. His FG percentage is 44% and his free throw percentage is at 94%.
Useful Team Statistics
The Hornets allow 113.6 points per contest which is 20th in the NBA. They also surrender a 49% shooting percentage and a 37% average from 3-point range, ranking them 30th and 25th in defensive field goal percentage. Opponents average 46.3 rebounds a game which ranks 16th, and they allow 27.6 assists per game which puts them in 30th place in the league. They force 17.4 turnovers per game which ranks them 27th in the NBA. Charlotte averages 105.9 points per contest, which is 24th in the league. Their average scoring margin is -7.7 and their shooting percentage is 45% as a unit, which has them ranked 20th. From 3-point territory they shoot 37%, which is good for 7th in the NBA. They average 40.9 boards per contest and 23.9 assists per game, which ranks them 30th and 16th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they are 7th with 16.9 per game.
Useful Team Statistics
The Nets give up 118.5 points per game, which ranks them 26th in the league. Their defense surrenders a 45% shooting percentage and a 36% average from behind the 3-point line, ranking them 13th and 17th in those defensive statistics. They rank 7th with 22.2 dimes allowed per game and 23rd with 47.5 boards surrendered per contest. The Nets are 2nd in the league in forcing turnovers with 12.8 per contest. Brooklyn is 7th in the NBA with 114.5 points per contest this season. They are 17th in the league in shooting at 45%, while their average scoring margin is -4.1. They shoot 35% from beyond the arc, which is good for 16th in the league. They are 5th in the NBA in rebounding with 47.5 boards per contest and 19th in assists per game with 23.2. The Nets are 9th in turnovers per contest with 16.5.
The Hornets are 22nd in the league in defensive rating with 113, and their offensive rating of 105.3 is ranked 28th. They are 21st in the NBA in pace with 99.9 possessions per 48 minutes, and their eFG% of 52% is 12th. As a unit they are 18th in the league in true shooting percentage with 55% and they shoot 3-pointers on 42% of their shot attempts, ranking 7th in the NBA. Charlotte is 5th in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 14.9 times per 100 possessions while forcing 15.2 on defense. Their defensive eFG% for the year currently is 56%, which is 1st in the NBA.
Brooklyn is 14th in the league in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 13.8 times per 100 possessions while forcing 10.7 on defense. Their defensive eFG% for the year currently is 51%, which is 18th in the NBA. The Nets are 19th in the league in defensive rating with 110.9, and their offensive rating of 107.1 is ranked 21st. They are 5th in the NBA in pace with 105.2 possessions per 48 minutes, and their eFG% of 52% is 13th. As a unit they are 15th in the league in true shooting percentage with 56% and they shoot 3-pointers on 40% of their shot attempts, ranking 10th in the NBA.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take Charlotte +5.5 and over 221.5 total points
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