Washington Wizards vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions
The Washington Wizards is set to lock horns against Sacramento Kings on 17th March in Capital One Arena at 7.00 pm EST.
The Wizards have a lot to ponder about, with the side struggling to get out of the crisis that has stuck them badly. The side would be hoping for some redemption in the coming games. On the other hand, the Kings who have a 3-7 record in the last 10 games would be striving hard to overturn the tide.
Even though the Wizards are favored in the odds and predictions, Kings have a formidable chance to pull off something special on Wednesday.
Both Wizards and Kings are struggling to in this season’s NBA. Washington Wizards with 14 wins and 24 losses are placed at 13th position in Eastern Conference points table while Sacramento Kings are also placed at 13th spot in Western Conference points table. They have won 15 games and lost 24. The Washington Wizards vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions gives Wizards slight edge over the Kings.The latest Washington Wizards vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions updated on 17th March 2021.
Washington Wizards vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions: Players to watch
Rui Hachimura is the power forward in the side with an efficiency rating of 12.10 and an average of 12.9 points in every outing so far. He was one of the key contributors in the last game as he accumulated 22 points along with 7 rebounds.
Russell Westbrook is an important point guard with a field goal success of 46.3% and a 3-pointer conversion of 32.5% so far. He provided with 23 points and 17 assists against Bucks.
Alex Len who has played at the center position has tons of experience in NBA with an average of 7.4 points and 4.1 rebounds per game in his career.
Bradley Beal is another important key guard who averages close to 32.9 points in every outing.
There were a lot of question marks over Deáaron Fox’s availability but it has been put to rest after the star guard notched up 29 points and 8 assists against Hornets.
Harrison Barnes has a lot of work to do as the small forward averages 16.7 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 23 points and 3 assists in 37 minutes in his last outing.
Tyrese Haliburton is yet another important guard who has a 3-pointer conversion of 43 and a field goal percentage of 48.3. Holmes was the pick of the lot after making 17 points and 15 rebounds in his last game.
Washington Wizards vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions: Recent form
Washington Wizards’ campaign is in complete tatters with the side struggling to string any sort of momentum so far. Their ill-fate was evident when they struggled to get a win under their belt initially. It was not until the 6th game against Timberwolves that they tasted victory.
They have so far achieved 14 victories but have been on the wrong side of the result on 24 occasions so far. In the last 5 outings, they have managed just one victory that has spoiled their party completely. This 4-match losing streak has been a bummer for the side which they would like to get out on Wednesday.
The Sacramento Kings have once again found themselves in a hole after underwhelming performance bogging their progress in the tournament. 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 just the two victories against Rockets and Lakers as opposed to losses against Trail Blazers, Hawks and Hornets. They are sitting in the 11th position with 12 wins and 15 defeats so far.
Washington Wizards vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions: Head-to-head
Regular season (200 games): Wizards – 93 wins, Kings – 107 wins.
Playoffs played: 0.
Previous meeting: Kings won 133-126 on 3rd March 2020 in a regular season fixture.
Washington Wizards vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions: Predicted Winner
The odds and predictions for this battle between Kings and Wizards would be interesting to look at. This is because both the sides are struggling to get their performance together in their respective conferences so far, with little hope of making it to post season. Premium platforms like Oddschecker and SMarkets have also shared the same in their outright predictions.
Looking at FiveThirtyEight, they have gone on to pick Washington Wizards to start as favorites with the away team getting 46% chance to secure a big victory on Wednesday night.