The San Antonio Spurs (20-58) will set out on a road game against the Phoenix Suns (43-35) on Tuesday from the Footprint Center. The San Antonio Spurs sit ten positions behind the fourth-ranked Phoenix Suns in 14th place in the Western Conference. It was no surprise that the Phoenix Suns have such an edge over the San Antonio Spurs, given that they had just won their previous five games, giving them a big boost in confidence.
Phoenix Suns VS San Antonio Spurs Betting expert picks
Phoenix Suns VS San Antonio Spurs Moneyline
Go for the Phoenix Suns to win (1.05) on the moneyline at AZ sports betting sites.
Going into Tuesday’s game, the Phoenix Suns have had an impressive five-game winning streak. They have a great record when playing at Footprint Center, with seven out of the last ten home games ending in a win. According to the odds of -2000, they have a 95% chance of extending their success at home. Despite their previous win over the Sacramento Kings with a score of 134-142 and odds of +1125, the San Antonio Spurs are still considered underdogs for their upcoming game due to their losing eight out of ten away games in the last stretch.
We are tipping Phoenix Suns to be victorious against a struggling San Antonio Spurs. The former have a 43-35 record this season and are in excellent shape, having won their last five consecutive matches.
Phoenix Suns VS San Antonio Spurs Spread
Go for the Phoenix Suns -18.5 (1.91) if you’re looking for a safe bet.
The Phoenix Suns begin their game at the Footprint Center with a remarkable 18.5-point advantage over the San Antonio Spurs. The San Antonio Spurs were the dominant team in their last five trips to the Footprint Center. They won three times by a 10.0-point margin on average.
The Phoenix Suns have a 40-36-2 ATS record in all games this season. Their record at the Footprint Center is 20-17-1 ATS. The last ten home contests saw the Phoenix Suns cover four times. They scored 115.4 points per game and gave up 109.6 points on average.
The San Antonio Spurs have been on a roll in the spread betting game, covering in two straight games! This has pushed their season record to 31-46 ATS. The San Antonio Spurs failed to cover in six of their previous ten rounds, scoring 114.3 points and conceding 129.5 points on average.
Phoenix Suns VS San Antonio Spurs Total
Go for Total over 237.5 (1.91)
The past ten games between the Phoenix Suns and the San Antonio Spurs didn’t disappoint. The total averaged 225 points in these encounters, including 222.2 points in the last five at the Footprint Center.
The last two Phoenix Suns games at the Footprint Center went under. Their record at home is 17-20 O/U. In the last five matches home games for the Phoenix Suns, the total averaged 215.8 points. The score went under three times, going 6-4 O/U in the last ten matches overall.
The San Antonio Spurs have an 42-32 O/U record this season, following a streak of three games that all went above the line. The last five San Antonio Spurs games surpassed the total on four occasions, averaging 247.0 points per game. The Over is 5-4 in the past 10 contests.
Phoenix Suns VS San Antonio Spurs Betting trends
- Moneyline (ML): San Antonio Spurs (+1125) | Phoenix Suns (-2000)
- Against the spread (ATS): San Antonio Spurs +18.5 (-110) | Phoenix Suns -18.5 (-110)
Phoenix Suns Form
The Phoenix Suns had a huge win in their last match against the Oklahoma City Thunder. They downed their opponents by a score of 118-128. The result extended their winning streak to five games, leaving the home side 43-35 for the season.
Entering Tuesday’s matchup, the Phoenix Suns have been an average team in terms of offensive capability, averaging 113.6 points per game. The defense of this team has been relentless. They have one of the best defenses in the league, allowing only 111.5 points per game this season and 103.8 points in the last five matches.
78 games down, the Phoenix Suns are in the thick of the playoff battle. The hosts rank fourth in the Western Conference. They look to extend their 43-game win tally to bolster their hopes of securing a postseason berth.
No injuries have been reported for the Phoenix Suns prior to their upcoming game.
San Antonio Spurs Form
The San Antonio Spurs finally put an end to their losing streak last time out by beating the Sacramento Kings 142-134. The victory improved their record from the past ten games to 2-8. They are also 1-4 in the last five on the road.
The San Antonio Spurs have scored an average of 112.5 points during 78 NBA games, putting them in the middle tier among all teams. In defense, the San Antonio Spurs have been on the back foot lately. They’ve conceded 133.0 points per game in their last five contests, leaving them with a season average of 122.8 points.
Bidding adieu to their playoff ambitions, the San Antonio Spurs shift focus to the enticing lottery trade possibilities. They have 58 losses under their belt and a 14th position in the Western Conference, sitting in fourth place in the Southwest Division.
Khem Birch, Keldon Johnson, Devin Vassell, Charles Bassey, and Jeremy Sochan are set to miss the San Antonio Spurs game due to injuries.
Phoenix Suns VS San Antonio Spurs H2H history
In their last matchup, the Phoenix Suns emerged victorious with a score of 118-128 against the San Antonio Spurs. The game took place at the AT&T Center in January 2023. The Phoenix Suns have enjoyed the upper hand over the San Antonio Spurs from their previous ten matchups. The hosts bagged nine wins to go 9-1 in this series and will look to continue their dominance at the Footprint Center.
One key problem the San Antonio Spurs have struggled to fix in this series is how their defense has often floundered against the Phoenix Suns offense, having allowed 106.8 points on average in the last five matchups alone.