Suns vs Trail Blazers Prediction and Odds
Suns vs Trail Blazers Prediction and Odds: The Phoenix Suns are expected to win this game against the Portland Trail Blazers as per the bookmakers and stats.
The Portland Trail Blazers (3-10) are gearing up for a challenging NBA matchup against the Phoenix Suns (7-6) at the Footprint Center this Tuesday night. Portland’s performance has been disappointing, suffering seven consecutive defeats and currently holding the 14th position in the Western Conference. Their latest setback was a crushing 91-134 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder.
On the other hand, the Phoenix Suns took some time to find their rhythm but have shown improvement in recent games. Currently holding the 8th position in the Western Conference, the Suns are coming off a solid 140-137 victory against the Utah Jazz in their last outing.
Suns vs Trail Blazers Prediction: Home-Away Stats
The Phoenix Suns managed to win only 1 of the last 5 home games.
Their lone victory came against the Minnesota Timberwolves, but they faced setbacks against teams such as the OKC Thunder, LA Lakers, and San Antonio Spurs (in two separate games).
In the last 5 home games
- The Phoenix Suns scored 117.2 points per game.
- The Phoenix Suns conceded 119.0 points per game.
- Number of games that ended with a difference of 3 points or less: 2
- Number of games that ended with a difference of 4-10 points: 0
- Number of games that ended with a difference of more than 10 points: 3
The Portland Trail Blazers have won 2 of the last 5 away games.
They emerged victorious against the Detroit Pistons and Toronto Raptors. They experienced defeats at the hands of teams like the Utah Jazz, LA Lakers, and Sacramento Kings.
In the last 5 away games
- The Portland Trail Blazers scored 107.2 points per game.
- The Portland Trail Blazers conceded 108.8 points per game.
- Number of games that ended with a difference of 3 points or less: 1
- Number of games that ended with a difference of 4-10 points: 3
- Number of games that ended with a difference of more than 10 points: 1
Suns vs Trail Blazers Prediction: Offense and Defense Comparisons
- The Portland Trail Blazers have been averaging 103.9 points per game, with a field goal shooting efficiency of 43.0% and a three-point accuracy of 30.8%. Currently, they have a free throw success rate of 79.3%. In terms of offensive performance, the Blazers are the lowest-ranked side with an Adjusted Offensive Rating of 108.2.
- The Phoenix Suns are playing with an average of 115.2 points per game, demonstrating a 47.2% shooting efficiency from the field and a 39.2% accuracy from beyond the three-point line. Notably, they have a strong performance at the free-throw line with an 83.1% success rate. Regarding offensive prowess, the Suns currently hold the 9th rank with an Adjusted Offensive Rating of 115.1.
- The Portland Trail Blazers’ defense is allowing opposing teams to score an average of 111.3 points per game, with opponents achieving a 48.0% success rate in field goals and a 33.0% accuracy from beyond the three-point line. In terms of rebounding, Portland is averaging 46.4 rebounds per game, along with 9.4 steals and 7.1 blocks per game. Positioned as the 23rd-ranked defensive team in the league, the Blazers have an Adjusted Defensive Rating of 115.8.
- The Phoenix Suns have held their opponents to an average of 113.7 points per game, with opposing teams having a 46.3% success rate from the field and a 35.0% accuracy from beyond the three-point line. Phoenix is securing an average of 41.0 rebounds per game, in addition to 8.4 steals and 6.8 blocks per game. Defensively, the Suns are ranked 18th in the league, presenting an Adjusted Defensive Rating of 113.5.
Suns vs Trail Blazers Prediction: Odds
As per the latest stats and betting markets, the home side, Phoenix Suns are likely to win this contest.
- Portland Trail Blazers: +12.5 (-110)
- Phoenix Suns: -12.5 (-110)
- Portland Trail Blazers: +490
- Phoenix Suns: -675
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Suns vs Trail Blazers Prediction: Head-to-Head Stats
In the NBA regular season, there have been 240 matchups between these two teams. The Phoenix Suns hold the lead with 129 victories, while the Portland Trail Blazers have secured 111 wins.
Reviewing the most recent five encounters, the Suns emerged victorious in three games, while the Blazers claimed victory in two. The latest face-off occurred last season on November 5, 2022, when the Phoenix Suns won decisively with a score of 102-82.
Head-to-Head Key Highlights: Last 5 Meetings
- The Number of Home Games won by the Phoenix Suns: 2
- The Number of Away Games won by the Portland Trail Blazers: 1
- The Average Number of Total Points scored: 210.0
- The Average Number of Points scored by the Phoenix Suns: 118.6
- The Average Number of Points scored by the Portland Trail Blazers: 110.0
Trail Blazers vs Suns Prediction: Head-to-Head Stats
Kevin Durant (Power Forward)
Points Per Game: 31.4 | Rebounds Per Game: 7.2 | Assists Per Game: 5.5
Devin Booker (Shooting Guard)
Points Per Game: 28.8 | Assists Per Game: 9.8 | Rebounds Per Game: 5.6
Bradley Beal (Shooting Guard)
Points Per Game: 17.3 | Rebounds Per Game: 5.3 | Assists Per Game: 3.7
Portland Trail Blazers
Jerami Grant (Small Forward)
Points Per Game: 22.0 | Rebounds Per Game: 4.1 | Blocks Per Game: 0.8
Anfernee Simons (Shooting Guard)
Points Per Game: 18.0 | Assists Per Game: 4.0 | Steals Per Game: 2.0
Shaedon Sharpe (Shooting Guard)
Points Per Game: 17.7 | Rebounds Per Game: 5.6 | Assists Per Game: 3.2
Trail Blazers vs Suns Prediction: Last Game Analysis
In their recent matchup, the Phoenix Suns clinched a victory on the road against the Utah Jazz. The game extended into double overtime to determine the winner. Referee Ashley Moyer-Gieich initially called a foul on Durant when he blocked a shot from Markkanen with less than a second remaining. The original call would have resulted in Markkanen going to the free-throw line for three attempts, providing him an opportunity to tie the game and potentially force a third overtime. However, after review, officials overturned the foul, determining that Durant had made contact with the ball first.
Kevin Durant played well as he finished with 39 points, 8 rebounds, and 10 assists. Devin Booker scored 26 points with 5 rebounds and 8 assists.
Portland Trail Blazers
In their latest matchup, the Portland Trail Blazers suffered their seventh consecutive defeat, facing a staggering 43-point loss to the OKC Thunder. The Thunder displayed relentless energy from the start, establishing a commanding 33-18 lead in the first quarter. By the midpoint of the second quarter, Oklahoma City had expanded their advantage to 51-29, and they entered halftime with a substantial lead of 76-43. Notably, the 43-point margin marked the largest victory gap for the Thunder in the history of their series with Portland.
Jerami Grant led the scoring for the Blazers with 14 points. Jabari Walker scored 13 points off the bench with 7 rebounds.
Suns vs Trail Blazers Winner Prediction
- Home Advantage: Suns
- Momentum Advantage: Suns
- Offensive Advantage: Suns
- Defensive Advantage: Suns
- Overall: Suns to win
The Portland Trail Blazers need to bring out something special to give a tough time to the Suns. On the other hand, the Phoenix Suns are looking all set to register their fourth consecutive win.
As per the latest prediction, the Phoenix Suns are expected to win this contest.