Philadelphia 76ers vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions
The NBA has produced some wonderful performances in the three months of its action so far. On Saturday, Sacramento Kings has a huge task in hand when they face a formidable challenge against Philadelphia 76ers in an away fixture.
Kings are under the pump after the side is seen struggling to get back to winning ways whereas the 76ers are sitting pretty at the top of the table in Eastern conference. With a 7-12 away record for Kings and the odds favoring the 76ers, the former need something special at the Wells Fargo Center Philadelphia on Saturday.
Philadelphia 76ers with 28 wins and 13 losses lead the Eastern Conference points table while Sacramento Kings are at 12th spot in Western Conference points table. The latest Philadelphia 76ers vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions give 76ers edge for this Saturday night clash.The Philadelphia 76ers vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions are updated on 20th March.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions: Players to watch
Danny Green who plays as the center and small forward has a field goal percentage of 39.4 and a free throw percentage of 65. He was up to the task against Bucks as he provided 18 points and 6 assists.
Seth Curry who is the shooting guard in the side has an efficiency rating of 12.80 and average of 12.9 points in every outing so far.
Dwight Howard is an important Center with a field goal success of 38.6% and 1.7 turnovers on an average. He was on the pitch for 30 minutes in his last outing where he scored 13 points and 15 rebounds.
Tobias Harris who usually plays as the power forward has averaged 20.5 points per game along with 3.4 assists.
Deáaron Fox who is the shooting guard has been the one who has carried the side this season. He accumulated 28 points and 7 assists against Wizards.
Harrison Barnes has a lot of work to do as the small forward averages 16.6 points and 6.2 rebounds in this edition.
Buddy Hield has also been super fit with the star player playing all matches for the side so far. He made 16 points and 3 assists in 31 minutes in his last outing.
Tyrese Haliburton is yet another important guard who has a 3-pointer conversion of 42.5 and a field goal percentage of 47.8. Richaun Holmes was the pick of the lot after making 18 points and 7 rebounds against Wizards.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions: Recent form
The Philadelphia 76ers are looking in hot form as they continue to dominate the proceedings. They were off to a fiery start with back-to-back triumphs in the initial games. In the process, they managed to defeat quality sides like Raptors, Knicks, Magic and Wizards.
This also meant that they emerged as the strongest force in the Eastern conference, with an impeccable record so far. After finding themselves in a 6-match winning streak, they were taken down by the Bucks in the last game by a bare margin. This also helped them keep the top spot intact with 28 wins overall.
The Sacramento Kings are far off from safety after taking blows consistently in the last two months. The side would be longing to finish in the top 10 with a few wins under their belt in the rest of the games. Despite getting a head start, they managed to bottle it up with consecutive defeats.
In the last 5 games, they have secured two victories against Wizards and Rockets as opposed to losses against Hornets, Hawks and Trail Blazers. They are sitting in the 13th position with 16 wins and 24 defeats so far. All they would be looking is to better their away record against 76ers.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions: Head-to-head
Regular season (295 games): Kings – 128 wins, 76ers – 167 wins.
Playoffs (18 games): Kings – 8 wins, 76ers – 10 wins.
Previous meeting: 76ers won 119-111 on 9th February 2021 in a regular season fixture.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions: Predicted Winner
The Philadelphia 76ers are playing their best basketball while the Sacramento Kings are tormented by sub-par performances with little to rejoice. Focusing on the predictions for this particular clash, FiveThirtyEight have claimed that the 76ers have a 78% chance whereas the Kings are far behind with a 23% chance building up to the clash.
Looking at the outright predictions, the Oddschecker has gone on to predict that the Kings stand negligible chance to grab the title with their opponents tipped as the 6th favorites in this edition. On the other hand, SMarkets are of a similar opinion, suggesting a revamp for the Kings if they have to stand a chance in the NBA.