Betting on today’s Kings and Suns game? Catch the action at Footprint Center in Phoenix, AZ, as the Suns hosts this showdown at 9:00 ET on NBCS. The Kings are the favored team in this Pacific divisional contest against the Suns. The game’s over/under currently sits at 234.5 points.
The Kings head into today’s action with an overall record of 11-8 and have gone 1-2 over their previous three games. Across 19 games, the Kings have a 10-8 record when facing Western Conference teams, and they have a 1-0 record in non-conference games.
In terms of the spread, Sacramento currently holds an ATS record of 10-9, which is above .500. During this season, Sacramento has a 6-8 record against the spread as favorites and 4-1 as underdogs.
In their recent game, the Kings’ offense concluded with 117 points, consistent with their ongoing season average of 116.5 points per contest. Up to this point, the Kings’ offense has been efficient inside the arc, posting a two-point field goal percentage of 55%. In terms of pace, they are 6th in the NBA possessions per game (100.6).
Coming into the game, the Kings’ defense is giving up an average of 117.3 points per game. So far, they have given up more points than the NBA league average in 63.2% of their games.
When it comes to defending inside the arc, the Kings squad is permitting opposing teams to shoot at a clip of 55.7% inside the arc, and they’re also giving up 37.5% from downtown.
The Suns head into today’s action with an overall record of 12-9 and have gone 1-2 over their previous three games. On the road this season, the Suns have posted a 7-4 record, whereas they have a 5-5 record at home.
So far, Phoenix’s ATS record is below .500 at 9-12. In their last two games as favorites, the Suns have not been able to cover the spread, and they are 3-3 against the spread when they are underdogs.
In their latest game, the Suns offense put up 103 points against the Lakers. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 49.3% and made 12 threes. The top scorer for the Suns was Kevin Durant with 31 points, while Grayson Allen also chipped in with 21 points.
Currently, the Suns’ defense holds the 16th rank in the NBA, allowing 112.9 points per game.
Opponents are hitting 52.2% of their two-point field goal attempts this season, and they’re also connecting on 34.7% of their three-point attempts.
A season ago, the Sacramento Kings and the Phoenix Suns had a 2-2 record in their head-to-head matchups during the 2022-2023 NBA season. The average combined score in these games was 244.2 points. Furthermore, the Kings had a 2-2 against-the-spread (ATS) record when playing the Suns in the same season.
The Kings and Suns did not have any head-to-head matchups last season. But over the last three times playing each other, the Kings have a record of 2-1. The Kings also had the edge vs. the spread in these games, at 2-1. These games averaged a combined total of 246 points per game leading to an over/under record of 2-1. The last three times, the Kings have matched up against the Suns on the road, they are 2-1 vs. the spread.
How to Bet Suns vs. Kings in Arizona
Not only do we have the Kings winning this one by a score of 111-109, but we see them covering the spread. Our pick is to grab the Kings at -1.5. As for the over/under, the the line is currently at 234.5, and our model projects the Kings and Suns to reach a combined total of 220 points. Our bet is on taking the under.
- ArizonaSharp ATS Prediction: Kings -1.5
- ArizonaSharp OU Predict: Under 234.5