The San Antonio Spurs and the Houston Rockets are set to square off in a Southwest Division matchup at 8:30 p.m. ET Wednesday at the AT&T Center. The Spurs are 15-25 overall and 7-10 at home, while Houston is 11-31 overall and 4-18 on the road. San Antonio was without three starters in its 111-96 loss to the Knicks on Monday.
San Antonio is favored by 6.5 points in the latest Spurs vs. Rockets odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over-under is set at 231. Before entering any Rockets vs. Spurs picks, you’ll want to see the NBA predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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- Spurs vs. Rockets spread: Spurs -6.5
- Spurs vs. Rockets over-under: 231 points
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What you need to know about the Spurs
San Antonio wrapped up a disappointing seven-game road trip with a 111-96 loss to the Knicks on Monday. The Spurs finished the road trip with a 1-6 record and were without six of their regular rotation players on Monday due to COVID-19. Starters Derrick White, Doug McDermott and Keldon Johnson remain sidelined indefinitely, as does Devin Vassell.
Guard Dejounte Murray led San Antonio with 24 points in the loss, while Lonnie Walker IV added 15. Murray is the team’s leading scorer this season, averaging 18.4 points and 8.2 rebounds. Johnson and White are the second and third-leading scorers, respectively. The Spurs have covered the spread in 10 of their last 13 games against Western Conference opponents.
What you need to know about the Rockets
Houston is not in good form either, having lost three straight games and 11 of its past 12. The Rockets came up short in a 111-91 final at home against Philadelphia on Monday. They were without veteran guard Eric Gordon due to right groin tightness, but he is expected to play on Wednesday night, while Armoni Brooks (protocols) and Alperen Sengun (ankle) are questionable.
The Rockets are now heading on the road for their next five games. Fifth-year power forward Christian Wood leads Houston with 17.1 points and 10.0 rebounds per game, while shooting guard Jalen Green is adding 15.2 points. Houston has only covered the spread once in its last 12 games.
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