Nets vs Kings: NBA Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 23, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 23, 2021

The Sacramento Kings (12-18) are underdogs () as they attempt to break a seven-game losing streak when they visit the Brooklyn Nets (20-12) at 7:30 PM ET on Tuesday, February 23 at Barclays Center. The matchup airs on YES. The matchup’s over/under is .

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from FanDuel Sportsbook as of February 23, 2021, 12:41 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Nets vs Kings Betting Odds

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Injury Report as of February 23

Kevin Durant: Out (Hamstring),
Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot: Day To Day (Hip),
Spencer Dinwiddie: Out For Season (ACL),
Tyler Johnson: Day To Day (Left Adductor),
Iman Shumpert: Day To Day (Left Hamstring),
Jeff Green: Day To Day (Shoulder)

Glenn Robinson III: Out (Personal),
Harrison Barnes: Day To Day (Foot),
Chimezie Metu: Out (Wrist)

Nets and Kings Records ATS

  • Brooklyn’s against the spread record this season is an even 16-16.
  • When favored by at least 7 points, the Nets are 3-6 against the spread in 2020-21.
  • Brooklyn and its opponents have outscored the set over/under in 68.8% of its games this season (22/32).
  • Sacramento holds a losing record ATS this season with 13 wins and 17 losses ATS.
  • The Kings only hold a 0-1 record against the spread this season when they play as at least a 7-point underdog.
  • 20 of Sacramento’s 30 games (66.7%) this season have gone over the over/under.

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Head to Head

In their last meeting, the Nets defeated the Kings 136-125. Kyrie Irving led the Nets with 40 points, and Hassan Whiteside paced the Kings with 26. The Nets covered the spread as 5-point favorites, and the teams scored 261 total points to finish over on the 242.5-point over/under.

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/15/2021 Nets Kings -5 242.5 -200 165 Regular Season 136-125 BKN*
  • 2/15/2021 DNP – Nets: Kevin Durant

Scoring Trends

  • Brooklyn’s games this season have resulted in a higher total score than Tuesday’s matchup total (242 points) in 13 out of 32 opportunities (40.6% of matchups).
  • In Sacramento’s games this season, the competing teams combined for a higher point total than Tuesday’s matchup point total in 10 out of 30 matchups (33.3%).
  • This season the average total for Nets games is 238 points, four fewer than the over/under of 242 points for this contest.
  • The over/under for this matchup is 8.6 points more than the average over/under in Kings’ games this season (233.4 points).
  • The average implied total for the Nets this season is 119.2 points, 5.8 fewer points than their implied total of 125 points in Tuesday’s game.
  • Brooklyn has scored more than its implied point total for this matchup (125) 12 times this season.
  • The 116.7-point average implied total on the season for the Kings is 1.3 fewer points than the team’s 118-point implied total in this matchup.
  • Sacramento has scored more than this game’s implied total of 118 points 13 times this season.
  • The Nets are the NBA’s highest-scoring team (121 PPG), while the Kings allow their opponents the most points per game (119.6) in the league.
  • The Nets have totaled 127 more points than their opponents this season (four per game on average), while the Kings have been out-scored by 176 total points (5.8 per game average differential).

Nets Leaders

  • The Nets rebounds and assists leader is James Harden. He averages 7.3 rebounds and racks up 11.1 assists per game.
  • Kevin Durant’s assists prop over/under for the game is set at 8.5 assists, 2.6 assists less than his season average of 11.1.
  • Kevin Durant paces Brooklyn with 29.0 points per game.
  • Durant’s PRA prop over/under for the game is set at 43.5, 2.0 higher than his season average of 41.5.
  • The Nets are led by Joe Harris from beyond the arc. He makes 3.3 shots from deep per game.
  • Harris’ three pointers made prop total for the contest is set at 2.5, 0.8 shots lower than his season average of 3.3.
  • James Harden leads the team with 1.1 steals per game. DeAndre Jordan collects 1.4 blocks an outing to pace Brooklyn.
  • James Harden’s steals prop over/under for the game is set at 1.5, 0.4 steals greater than his season average of 1.1.

Kings Leaders

  • De’Aaron Fox’s excellent showing this season give him the top spot on the Kings scoring and assists leaderboards with 22.3 points per game and 7.1 assists per game.
  • Fox’s assists prop total for the game is listed at 7.5 assists, 0.4 greater than his season average of 7.1.
  • When it comes to rebounds, Richaun Holmes is the Sacramento leader with 7.8 per game.
  • Holmes’ PRA prop over/under for the game is set at 21.5, 0.8 less than his season average of 22.3.
  • Buddy Hield leads the Kings in shooting from beyond the arc, averaging 3.7 made threes per game.
  • Hield’s three pointers made prop over/under for the contest is set at 3.5, 0.2 shots less than his season average of 3.7.
  • Nobody on Sacramento grabs more steals than Tyrese Haliburton (1.3 per game) or blocks more shots than Holmes (1.6 per game).
  • Haliburton’s steals prop total for the contest is set at 1.5, 0.2 steals higher than his season average of 1.3.


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