Trail Blazers vs Warriors: NBA Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – January 1, 2021

Posted By Staff on January 1, 2021

The Golden State Warriors (2-2) host the Portland Trail Blazers (2-2) as favorites after Stephen Curry scored 31 points in the Warriors’ 116-106 victory over the Pistons. The matchup airs on NBA TV at 10:30 PM ET on Friday, January 1, 2021. The over/under for the matchup is .

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from William Hill Sportsbook as of December 31, 2020, 9:55 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Trail Blazers vs Warriors Betting Odds

Trail Blazers vs Warriors Props

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Injury Report as of January 1

Trail Blazers: Gary Trent Jr.: Day To Day (Calf), Nassir Little: Out (Health protocols), Zach Collins: Out (Ankle)

Warriors: Eric Paschall: Day To Day (Knee), Alen Smailagic: Out (Knee), Klay Thompson: Out For Season (Right Achilles), Marquese Chriss: Out For Season (Leg), Draymond Green: Day To Day (Right Foot)

Trail Blazers and Warriors Records ATS

  • Portland managed to cover the spread in less than half its games last season, amassing a record of 34-42-4 against the spread.
  • When favored by at least 3.5 points, the Trail Blazers were 12-15 against the spread in 2019-20.
  • Portland and its opponents hit the over in 46 of 80 games last season (57.5%).
  • Golden State typically came up short ATS last season, with a 31-33-1 record.
  • The Warriors only held a 0-2 record against the spread last season when they entered a game as at least a 3.5-point underdog.
  • Golden State and its opponents often were held under last season, only hitting the over in 46.2% (30) of their 65 games played.

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Head to Head

In the last matchup between the teams on Monday, the Trail Blazers took down the Warriors 129-124. Damian Lillard led the Trail Blazers with 61 points, and Alec Burks paced the Warriors with 33. The Warriors covered the spread as 7-point underdogs, and the teams put up a total of 253 total points to finish over on the 221.5-point over/under.

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/20/2020 Trail Blazers Trail Blazers -7 221.5 -313 253 Regular Season 129-124 POR*
12/18/2019 Trail Blazers Trail Blazers -9.5 220.5 -478 371 Regular Season 122-112 POR*
11/4/2019 Trail Blazers Warriors -11.5 220.5 -839 588 Regular Season 127-118 GS*
5/20/2019 Trail Blazers Playoffs 119-117 GS
5/18/2019 Trail Blazers Playoffs 110-99 GS
5/16/2019 Warriors Playoffs 114-111 GS
5/14/2019 Warriors Playoffs 116-94 GS
2/13/2019 Trail Blazers Regular Season 129-107 POR
12/29/2018 Trail Blazers Regular Season 115-105 GS
12/27/2018 Warriors Regular Season 110-109 POR
  • 1/20/2020 DNP – Trail Blazers: CJ McCollum, Jusuf Nurkic; Warriors: Stephen Curry
  • 12/18/2019 DNP – Trail Blazers: Jusuf Nurkic; Warriors: Stephen Curry
  • 11/4/2019 DNP – Trail Blazers: Jusuf Nurkic; Warriors: D’Angelo Russell, Stephen Curry
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Scoring Trends

  • Portland and its opponents hit the over on Friday’s 231 total in 42 out of 80 games (52.5%) last season.
  • In 22 out of Golden State’s 65 games last year (33.8%), the competing teams combined for more points than the point total in Friday’s matchup.
  • On average, the over/under in Trail Blazers games last season was 0.1 points fewer than the over/under of 231 points in this matchup.
  • Warriors’ games have an over/under of 221.4 points last season, 9.6 points fewer than the total points bet for this game.
  • The average implied total for the Trail Blazers last season was 116.5 points, 0.5 fewer points than their implied total of 117 points in Friday’s game.
  • Last season, Portland outscored its implied point total for this matchup (117) 37 times.
  • The 114.4-point average implied total last season for the Warriors is 0.4 more points than the team’s 114-point implied total in this matchup.
  • Golden State scored more than 114 points in 17 games last season.
  • Last season, the Trail Blazers were at the sixth spot in the NBA’s scoring charts (114.6 PPG), while the Warriors allowed the 24th-fewest points per game (115) in the league.
  • The Trail Blazers were out-scored by 134 points last season (1.7 points per game on average), and opponents of the Warriors have out-scored them by 566 more points on the year (8.7 per game).

Trail Blazers Leaders

  • Lillard scored 30.0 points per game last season while also adding 8.0 assists.
  • Robert Covington pulled down 8.0 rebounds per game.
  • Covington averaged 1.7 steals and 1.0 block per game.

Warriors Leaders

  • Andrew Wiggins put up 22.4 points per game last season.
  • Kelly Oubre Jr. collected 6.4 rebounds a game and Draymond Green dished out 6.2 assists per matchup.
  • Green nicked 1.4 steals per game. Marquese Chriss collected 1.1 blocks an outing.

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