Brooklyn Nets vs Golden State Warriors Prediction, 1/22/2023 Preview and Pick
Game: Brooklyn Nets vs Golden State Warriors
Date: Sunday, January 22, 2023
Location: Chase Center in San Francisco, CA
TV: NBC Sports Bay Area
Odds/Point Spread: Brooklyn (+7)
Chase Center is where the Golden State Warriors will try to beat the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday. Brooklyn opens as 7-point dogs. The total is set at 230.
The Nets faced the Jazz and earned the victory with a final of 117-106 in their last contest. When talking about personal fouls, the Nets ended up with 18 while the Jazz finished the game with 18 personal fouls. They also made 16 out of their 39 tries from beyond the arc. Utah ended up going 69.6% from the charity stripe by converting 16 of their 23 shots. Moreover, Utah collected 46 rebounds (13 offensive, 33 defensive) and got 6 blocked shots. Utah doled out 24 dimes and had 6 steals for the matchup. When talking about the defense, Brooklyn allowed 42.0% from the field on 37 of 88 shooting. They also recorded 26 assists in the game while creating 10 turnovers and earning 7 steals. In terms of getting rebounds, they collected 42 with 6 of them being of the offensive sort. From the free throw line, the Nets converted 13 of their 20 shots for a percentage of 65.0%. Brooklyn finished the contest with a 53.8% field goal percentage (43 of 80) and buried 18 out of their 41 shots from distance.
Kyrie Irving is someone who was a contributor in this game. Irving finished the contest at 62.1% from the floor and also dished out 6 assists. He was on the hardwood for 39 minutes played and collected 11 boards. He scored 48 points on 18 out of 29 shooting.
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Brooklyn heads into this contest with a win-loss mark of 28-17 on the campaign. They have an average of 113.6 points per outing (16th in the NBA) while connecting on 50.7% from the field. The Nets are hitting 38.6% on three-point shots (544 of 1,408) and 79.2% from the free throw line. As a unit, Brooklyn is snagging 40.6 boards per game and has accumulated 1,179 dimes on the season, which ranks 11th in the league in terms of passing. They turn it over 14.6 times per contest and as a unit they commit 21.9 fouls every game.
When they are on the defensive end, the Nets have forced 14.2 turnovers per game while drawing 18.2 personal fouls. They are ranked 2nd in the league in allowing assists to the opposition with 1,033 conceded for the campaign. The Nets defense is giving up an opponent shooting percentage of 45.0% (1,789 of 3,974) and they surrender 44.0 boards per contest as a basketball team. They surrender 36.4% on shots from beyond the arc while they are 4th in the NBA in PPG allowed (110.5).
When they last stepped on the hardwood, the Warriors walked away with a victory by a final of 120-114 when they played the Cavaliers. The Warriors were able to pull down 31 defensive rebounds and 14 offensive rebounds for a total of 45 in this contest. They also gave up possession 17 times, while getting 9 steals for the contest. The Cavaliers earned 15 personal fouls in this contest which got the Warriors to the charity stripe for 19 shots. They were able to make 13 of the free throw attempts for a rate of 68.4%. In reference to shooting from beyond the arc, Golden State made 23 out of their 43 tries (53.5%). Overall, the Warriors finished 42 for 86 from the floor which gave them a shooting percentage of 48.8%. The Warriors allowed the Cavaliers to convert 42 of their 84 tries from the field which gave them a shooting percentage of 50.0% in the game. They finished 42.4% from 3-point land by connecting on 14 out of 33 and ended up shooting 16 out of 19 from the free throw line (84.2%). In the matter of how they rebounded, Golden State allowed Cleveland to collect 35 in all (10 offensive).
Jordan Poole ended up having an impact for the Warriors in the matchup. He buried 10 of 23 in this matchup giving him a field goal percentage of 43.5%, and tallied 3 rebounds. Poole totaled 32 points in his 41 minutes on the court and had 2 assists for the contest.
Golden State has a mark of 23-23 on the year. The Warriors have committed 22.1 personal fouls per contest and they shoot 79.5% from the free throw line. They are earning an assist 29.2 times per contest (1st in the NBA) and they cough up possession 16.7 times per contest. Golden State has totaled 5,410 pts for the season (117.6 per game) and they pull in 44.2 boards per contest. As an offense, the Warriors are hitting on 47.1% from the floor, which ranks them 18th in the league.
The Warriors on the defensive end are ranked 26th in the league in points allowed per contest with 117.9. They are forcing 14.9 TO's per game and have let teams shoot 46.8% from the floor (11th in basketball). The Golden State defense surrenders 36.0% on shots from 3-point land (598 of 1,662) and their opponents are converting on 78.1% of their shots from the free throw line. They have conceded 25.6 assists and 44.4 rebounds every game, which ranks them 18th and 24th in the league.
Who will win tonight's NBA game against the spread?
Tony Sink's Pick: Take Brooklyn (+7)
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