Hornets vs Warriors Prediction and Statistical Analysis

Hornets vs Warriors Prediction and Statistical Analysis

Hornets vs Warriors Prediction

Who is More Likely to Score the Most Points for the Charlotte Hornets?: Terry Rozier’s participation in the game is still doubtful. In his absence, Gordon Hayward is expected to lead the scoring chart for the Hornets.

Who is More Likely to Score the Most Points for the Golden State Warriors? Stephen Curry continues to dominate in every game this season. He is likely to score the most points for the Warriors in the next game as well.

Which Team is More Likely to Win?: As per the latest prediction, the Golden State Warriors are expected to win the upcoming game against the Charlotte Hornets.


The Charlotte Hornets have a major challenge ahead as they are set to host the Golden State Warriors at the Spectrum Center Arena for the upcoming NBA fixture on Saturday night. The Hornets surely have no margin of error if they want to avoid a home loss to the defending champions. They are coming off a disheartening 131-134 loss to the New York Knicks.

The Golden State Warriors are yet to play as per their reputation. However, they gave a 123-110 defeat to the Miami Heat in the last fixture. The Warriors will aim for a convincing win over the Hornets in the upcoming game.

Hornets vs Warriors Prediction: Recent Form

Charlotte Hornets

The Charlotte Hornets have got 2 wins and 2 losses till now. They are currently in the 9th position of the Eastern Conference. The Hornets lost a close game to the New York Knicks in the last away clash. They fought hard and reduced the lead to just 1 point in the fourth quarter with the help of a  long jumper from Washington However, two free throws by Barrett closed the gates of a comeback for Charlotte.

Out of some of the key positives, the performances of Gordon Hayward and Jalen McDaniels were right at the top. Hayward finished with 21 points, 9 rebounds, and 4 assists. McDaniels secured 17 points with 6 rebounds off the bench.

Golden State Warriors

The Golden State Warriors are yet to get the form of the last season. They are currently at 3-2 in the 9th position of the Western Conference. In the last matchup, the Warriors dominated the Heat in their home arena. A 14-2 run from the Heat in the second and third quarters posed some threat to the Warriors. But Curry and his men ensured to not lose control of the game.

Stephen Curry was brilliant as always. He secured 33 points with 7 rebounds and 9 assists. It was a praiseworthy performance from Andrew Wiggins who got his first double-double of the season. Wiggins finished with 18 points and 10 rebounds.

Hornets vs Warriors Betting Odds

Oddspedia:

Winning Odds:

  • Charlotte Hornets: 4.20
  • Golden State Warriors: 1.27

Charlotte Hornets VS Golden State Warriors Betting Info & Pick

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Key Stats

Charlotte Hornets

  • The Charlotte Hornets can feel proud of their high scoring rate of 124.5 per game this season. An average of 12.5 3-pointers, and 28.8 assists per game show that Charlotte has done well in the offense.
  • The defensive stats look not too bad either. The Hornets have maintained an average of 45.5 rebounds, along with 8.0 steals and 6.3 blocks per game this season.

Golden State Warriors

  • The Golden State Warriors’ scoring rate stands at 120.8 per game in the current season. They made 3-pointer field goals at an average of 14.6 per game. The Warriors have a good average of 29.4 assists per game too.
  • In the defense department, Golden State has maintained an average of 42.0 rebounds per game. The averages of steals and blocks are currently at 7.8 and 4.2 per game respectively.

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Hornets vs Warriors Prediction: Head-to-Head Stats

It has been an even-steven contest between these two sides in NBA history. Out of the 64 total matchups, both teams got 32 wins each.

If we talk about the last 5 meetings, 3 games were won by the Hornets and 2 by the Warriors. The previous meeting took place in the last season on 14 November 2021. The Charlotte Hornets won that game with a score of 106-102.

Hornets vs Warriors Prediction: Stats of Top 3 Players

Charlotte Hornets

Terry Rozier (Shooting Guard)

Points Per Game: 23.5 | Assists Per Game: 8.5 | Rebounds Per Game: 7.0

Gordon Hayward (Small Forward)

Points Per Game: 19.8 | Rebounds Per Game: 4.8 | Assists Per Game: 4.5

Kelly Oubre Jr. (Shooting Guard)

Points Per Game: 17.3 | Rebounds Per Game: 5.8 | Steals Per Game: 2.3

Golden State Warriors

Stephen Curry (Point Guard)

Points Per Game: 30.8 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.0 | Assists Per Game: 6.0

Andrew Wiggins (Small Forward)

Points Per Game: 20.2 | Rebounds Per Game: 7.0 | Steals Per Game: 1.8

Jordan Poole (Shooting Guard)

Points Per Game: 14.2 | Assists Per Game: 6.0 | Steals Per Game: 1.4

Injuries

Charlotte Hornets

  • LaMelo Ball (Point Guard)
  • Cody Martin (Small Forward)
  • Terry Rozier (Shooting Guard)

Golden State Warriors

  • Donte DiVincenzo (Shooting Guard)
  • Andre Iguodala (Small Forward)

Hornets vs Warriors Prediction: Final Insight and Analysis

The Charlotte Hornets need to bring out their best to avoid a home defeat on Saturday. It will be a good challenge for their offensive leaders to play with the same dominance against the Warriors. On the other hand, the Golden State Warriors will aim to have a good winning streak after gaining momentum from the last game. Although the Hornets are slightly ahead as per the recent H2H stats, the predictions and betting platforms are favoring the Warriors for this matchup.

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