Rockets vs Spurs Prediction: Statistical Analysis
Rockets vs Spurs Prediction: Rockets are expected to win the upcoming game against the San Antonio Spurs as per the latest prediction
Houston Rockets (7-17) will visit AT&T Center San Antonio on Thursday to play Spurs. Both sides are suffering from win drought and will be seeking to change that in this match.
Despite James Harden’s injury-related issues, Jalen Green and Kevin Porter Jr. helped the Houston Rockets defeat the Philadelphia 76ers 132-123 in double overtime on Monday night.
The Phoenix Suns defeated San Antonio 133-95 on Sunday, handing the Spurs their 11th straight defeat thanks to Deandre Ayton’s 25 points and 10 rebounds.
Rockets vs Spurs prediction: Key Stats
The Rockets are looking for a win on the road.
The Rockets have struggled to show up on the road and are 1-3 in the last four away games. The Rockets have lost against the Nuggets and the Golden State Warriors and played last game against the Warriors.
Rockets were defeated 120–101 by the Warriors. Jalen Green had 30 points to spark a 16-point comeback in the second half of a shocking 122-121 victory against Phoenix, but he only contributed 13 points while missing all five of his long-range attempts. As the Rockets were slow to get started. The rockets made 44% field goals and 10.7 3-pointers in this game.
Can the Spurs manage a win?
The San Antonio Spurs are having a difficult time this season and have lost their last 10 games in a row. The Spurs are coming off a defeat to the Phoenix Suns. Spurs managed 43.7% field goals and 19.4 3-pointers with 19 assists against the Suns.
Statistically, they also have the second-lowest free-throw shooting percentage in the NBA, making only 72.2% of their attempts at the line. The Spurs defense has also been major course of problem with a poor defensive rating.
Rockets vs Spurs Prediction: Rockets Statistics
The Rockets has won two of its last five games. The Rockets have also won 2 of the last five Road games.
In the last five Road games, the Rockets have played:
- In its last five games, the Rockets have averaged 107.40 points.
- In its last five games, the Rockets have conceded 116.40 points.
In the last five games the Rockets have played:
- number of games with a difference of 3 points or less: 1
- Games had a differential of 4-10 points or more: 1
The Rockets are averaging 110.9 points and 21.30 assists per game. The Rockets are averaging 32.6 defensive rebounds and 7.8 steals and 4.7 blocks.
Spurs vs Rockets Prediction: Spurs Statistics
The spurs have failed to win a single game in the last five matches. The spurs have even failed to win a single home game in the previous five matches.
Stats at Home: Last five games
- In its last five games, the Spurs have averaged 107.2 points.
- In its last five games, the Spurs have conceded 121.6 points.
In the last five Spurs games have played:
- A number of games with a difference of 3 points or less:
- Games had a differential of 4-10 points or more: 2
The Spurs have averaged 109.5 points with 27.8 assists.The Spurs have struggled to stop their opponents on defense as well. San Antonio’s adjusted defensive rating is 119.4.
Rockets vs Spurs Prediction: Winning Odds
- Rockets: +9.5
- Spurs: -9.5
- Rockets: +340
- Spurs: -435
- Rockets: 44%
- Spurs: 56%
Rockets vs Spurs Prediction: Head-to-Head Stats
The Rockets and Spurs have faced each other 207 times in the regular season in the NBA. The Spurs have an upper hand over the Rockets with 115 wins. The Rockets have won 92 matches. The Spurs have won 4 of its last 5 matches against the Rockets.
Last Meeting: The Spurs defeated the Houston Rockets 123-120 in the last encounter.
Key Snippets: This fixture
- The Spurs haven’t failed to score over 100 points in the last five matches and are averaging 124.6 points.
- Like the Spurs, the Rockets have not failed to score over 100 points in any of their last 5 games against the Spurs, they are averaging around 112.8 points per game.
Spurs vs Rockets Prediction: Players to Watch Out
San Antonio Spurs
Devin Vassell (Shooting Guard)
Points Per Game: 20.5 | Rebounds Per Game: 4.2 | Assists Per Game: 3.6
Keldon Johnson (Small Forward)
Points Per Game: 20.4 | Rebounds Per Game: 5.1| Assists Per Game: 3.1
Jakob Poeltl (Center)
Points Per Game: 12.9 | Rebounds Per Game: 9.9 | Assists Per Game: 3.5
Jalen Green (Shooting Guard)
Points Per Game: 21.6| Rebounds Per Game: 4.00 | Assists Per Game: 4.00
Kevin Porter Jr. (Shooting Guard)
Points Per Game: 19.00 | Rebounds Per Game: 5.7 | Assists Per Game: 5.8
Alperen Sengun (Center)
Points Per Game: 14.9 | Rebounds Per Game: 8.6 | Blocks Per Game: 1.1
Even though the odds and head-to-head favor the Spurs, we are not confident enough in them. The rocket’s form has been deplorable and the margin doesn’t call for any assurance. Houston ranks 12th in defensive rating and 13th in adjusted offensive rating. In this game, they’ll be present on both sides of the court and keep San Antonio from giving up the most points and the greatest shooting percentage.
Prediction: Houston to win