Suns vs Warriors Prediction and Odds
Suns vs Warriors Prediction and Odds: Bookmakers favor the Golden State Warriors as the Phoenix Suns are plagued by Injuries
When the Golden State Warriors (20-20) take on the Phoenix Suns (20-21) in the next NBA match, they’ll be motivated to win at home. The reigning champs have so far failed to live up to their reputation. They just lost to the Orlando Magic by a score of 115–101. The Warriors are currently on 3 games losing streak.
The Phoenix Suns on the hand have had an average season so far. They have, however, had a better season than the defending champions Golden State Warriors. Their form lately have been a matter of concern as they have just won 2 of theirlast 10 games.
The Suns (20-21) will play the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday at the Chase Center in an attempt to snap their six-game losing run.
Suns vs Warriors Prediction: Last 5 Games Analysis
The Suns are 1-4 in the last 5 away matches.
In their last five away games
- The Phoenix Suns have averaged 100.4 points.
- The Phoenix Suns have conceded 108 points.
- The number of games ended with a difference of 3 points or less: 1
- Games that ended with a difference of 4-10 points or more: 1
The Golden State Warriors are 3-2 in the Last 5 home matches.
The Warriors had three victories against the Hawks, Trail Blazers, and Utah Jazz. The Warriors’ two losses have come against Pistons and the Magic.
In their last five home games
- The Golden State Warriors have averaged 118.6 points.
- The Golden State Warriors have conceded 119.4 points.
- The number of games ended with a difference of 3 points or less: 2
- Games that ended with a difference of 4-10 points or more: 2
The Warriors have the momentum edge
Suns vs Warriors Prediction: Offense and Defense Comparisons
In the current season, the Phoenix Suns are averaging 114.8 points per game. They made 38.2% of their 3-point attempts and shot 48.5% overall. With an Adjusted Offensive Rating of 115., Phoenix Suns have the 9th-best offense overall, according to dunksandthrees.com.
The Golden State Warriors have maintained an average of 116.8 points per game. They shot 47.2% from the field and 37.2% from the 3-point line. The Warriors played with an average of 43.1 rebounds per game. The averages of steals and blocks are currently at 6.6 and 3.9 respectively. As per dunksandthrees.com, the Golden State Warriors are in the 17th position with an Adjusted Offensive Rating of 113.3.
The Phoenix Suns have the advantage on the attack
The Phoenix Suns give up 112.9 points per contest. They have recovered the ball with a 43.0 average, 7.1 steals, and 5.2 blocks per game. The Suns have an Adjusted Defensive Rating of 113.3, which puts them in 11th place overall in terms of defense.
The defense has not been up to the mark as the Warriors are conceding 117.0 points per game. With an Adjusted Defensive Rating of 114.1, the Warriors are currently ranked 19th in defense.
The Phoenix Suns have the advantage in Defense.
Suns vs Warriors Odds
- Golden State Warriors: -620
- Phoenix Suns: +475
- Golden State Warriors -11.5: -109
- Phoenix Suns+11.5: -110
Probability of Winning
- Golden State Warriors: 84%
- Phoenix Suns: 15%
Suns vs Warriors Prediction and Odds: Insights
Can the Golden State Warriors deliver after two losses?
The Golden State Warriors are on a two-match losing streak. The Warriors lost two home matches against the Pistons and the Orlando Magic. For Golden State, Anthony Lamb had a career-high 26 points with five 3s off the bench, including 14 in the first quarter on four 3s. The Warriors dropped their second consecutive game at Chase Center after a season-high six-game winning run and 21-point performance from Jordan Poole and Donte DiVincenzo. Golden State was below par with 37.5% field goal and 31% 3-pointer against the Orlando Magic.
Can the Suns Snap a 6 game-losing streak?
The Suns are 20-21 this season and have been inconsistent lately. The Suns are on 6 games losing streak and are coming off a home defeat against the Cavaliers. Without its All-Star backcourt of Chris Paul and Devin Booker, struggling Phoenix has lost six straight games and nine of ten. The offensively struggling Suns dropped short of 100 points for the fourth game in a row. With 25 points off the bench, Duane Washington was the Suns’ top scorer. With Deandre Ayton contributing 14, Mikal Bridges scored 15 points. Late in the game, Ayton seemed to sprain his left ankle and limped off the field with caution.
Suns vs Warriors Head-to-Head Statistics
There have been 257 regular-season games between the Suns and Golden State Warriors, with 146 victories for the Suns and 111 for the Warriors.
The Golden State Warriors have won two of the past five meetings between the two clubs, while the Phoenix Suns have won three. The Phoenix Suns won the most recent matchup between the two clubs.
Last Five Games Stats:
- Of the last 5 games between the Suns and the Warriors, the Suns hosted 3 games while the Warriors hosted 2 games.
- The Suns won 2 home games and the Warriors won one home game.
- An average of 227 points were scored in the last 5 games between the two teams.
- The Suns scored an average of 114.8 points while the Warriors scored an average of 112.2 points.
Suns vs Warriors Prediction: Players to Watch Out
Deandre Ayton (Center)
Points Per Game: 17.5 | Rebounds Per Game: 9.8 | Assists Per Game: 2.0
Mikal Bridges (Small Forward)
Points Per Game: 15.4 | Rebounds Per Game: 4.5 | Steals Per Game: 1.1
Chris Paul (Point Guard)
Points Per Game: 13.1 | Assists Per Game: 8.3 | Steals Per Game: 1.5
Paul’s participation in the next game is subject to fitness.
Golden State Warriors
Jordan Poole (Shooting Guard)
Points Per Game: 20.6 | Assists Per Game: 4.4 | Steals Per Game: 0.7
Klay Thompson (Shooting Guard)
Points Per Game: 20.6 | Rebounds Per Game: 2.5 | Assists Per Game: 3.9
Andrew Wiggins (Small Forward)
Points Per Game: 18.8 | Rebounds Per Game: 5.0 | Steals Per Game: 1.4
Suns vs Warriors Winner Prediction
- Warriors have the momentum advantage advantage
- Attack: Phoneix Suns have the advantage
- Defense: Phoenix Suns have the edge
- The Suns are plagued by Injuries
- Overall: Warriors have the edge