Golden State Warriors vs Brooklyn Nets 11/16/2021 NBA Picks, Best Bets, Tips and Prediction
Game: Golden State Warriors vs Brooklyn Nets
Date: Tuesday, November 16, 2021
Location: Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY
The Golden State Warriors (11-2) are hitting the road to Barclays Center on Tuesday where they will compete against the Brooklyn Nets (10-4).
The Warriors faced off with the Hornets and ended up losing by a score of 106-102 in their last contest. In reference to personal fouls, the Warriors ended up finishing with 17 and the Hornets totaled 11 personal fouls. They also converted 14 of 36 tries from distance. Charlotte finished 66.7% from the charity stripe by burying 8 of their 12 attempts. In addition, Charlotte collected 35 rebounds (4 offensive, 31 defensive) and had 7 rejections. Charlotte doled out 39 dimes and had 23 steals in the matchup. In relation to defending, Golden State allowed their opponent to shoot 47.7% from the floor on 42 out of 88 shooting. They also dished out 31 assists for the matchup while forcing 2 turnovers and earning 8 steals. In relation to grabbing rebounds, they collected a total of 49 with 11 of them being of the offensive variety. When they shot from the free throw line, the Warriors made 17 of 25 attempts for a rate of 68.0%. Golden State walked away from the contest having earned a 42.2% FG percentage (38 out of 90) and converted 9 out of their 39 shots from beyond the perimeter.
Andrew Wiggins is a guy who was a factor in this matchup. He ended up scoring 28 points on 12 out of 19 shooting. He played 32 mins and snagged 6 rebounds. Wiggins went 63.2% from the field and also totaled 2 assists.
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Golden State comes into this matchup with a mark of 11-2 so far this season. They cough up possession 15.8 times per contest and as a basketball team they are committing 18.8 personal fouls every game. As a unit, Golden State is snagging 48.2 boards per game and has accounted for 384 dimes on the campaign, which has them ranked 2nd in the league in terms of passing the rock. The Warriors are shooting 35.8% on shots from 3-point land (197 of 551) and 78.4% from the free throw line. They are averaging 115.1 pts per contest (1st in the NBA) while shooting 46.9% from the floor.
When they are on defense, the Warriors are able to force 16.6 turnovers on a nightly basis while drawing 18.1 fouls. They are currently ranked 9th in basketball in allowing assists with 279 relinquished this season. The Warriors defense is giving up an opponent shooting percentage of 42.6% (487 of 1,144) and they relinquish 42.6 boards per game as a basketball team. They give up 31.8% from beyond the arc while they are 3rd in basketball in opponents points per game (101.8).
When they last stepped on the court, the Nets got the victory with a final of 120-96 when they faced the Thunder. In reference to cleaning the glass, Brooklyn permitted Oklahoma City to pull down 34 in all (10 on the offensive glass). They wrapped up this game 31.1% from 3-point land by hitting 14 out of 45 and finished the game at 10 out of 11 at the charity stripe (90.9%). The Nets permitted the Thunder to make 36 out of their 90 tries from the field which gave them a rate of 40.0% in the game. When the final whistle blew, the Nets ended up going 41 for 82 from the floor which gave them a percentage of 50.0%. Regarding 3-point shots, Brooklyn buried 18 out of 43 attempts (41.9%). They were able to convert 20 of those for a rate of 95.2%. The Thunder had 14 personal fouls in the game which got the Nets to the charity stripe for a total of 21 shots. They coughed up the ball 13 times, while recording 8 steals in this matchup. The Nets pulled down 37 defensive rebounds and 7 offensive boards for a total of 44 for the game.
Kevin Durant ended up being a major contributor for the Nets for the game. He buried 9 of 17 for this contest giving him a rate of 52.9%, and added 8 rebounds. Durant totaled 33 points in his 34 mins of playing time and accounted for 4 dimes in the matchup.
Brooklyn has a win-loss record of 10-4 on the year. The Nets commit 18.4 fouls per contest while shooting 79.8% from the charity stripe. They are assisting teammates 25.1 times per game (5th in the league) and they are turning it over 15.1 times per contest. Brooklyn has earned 1,519 pts this year (108.5 per game) and they pull in 44.7 rebounds per contest. When it comes to offense, the Nets are hitting on 47.0% from the floor, which is ranked 4th in the league.
The Brooklyn defense gives up 31.0% on shots from distance (149 of 481) and their opponents are converting on 77.4% of their free throw attempts. They have conceded 21.1 dimes and 46.4 rebounds on a nightly basis, which ranks them 5th and 18th in the league. The Nets on the defensive end are ranked 6th in the league in points per game surrendered with 103.5. They are forcing 12.7 turnovers per game and allow teams to shoot 42.6% from the field (4th in the NBA).
Who will win tonight's NBA game against the spread?
Tony Sink's Pick: Take Golden State
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