San Antonio Spurs vs Portland Trail Blazers Odds, Lines, Picks & Predictions – NBA, Mar. 23

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Mar 23, 2022, 12:22 PM
  • The Spurs (23-36) are -9.5 favorites vs. the Trail Blazers (25-35)
  • Total (Over/Under): 231.5 points
  • Wednesday, March 23, 2022 at 10:00pm EDT
  • Watch the game on ROOT Sports NW & CW35

The San Antonio Spurs visit Moda Center to take on the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday. Tipoff is scheduled for 10:00pm EDT in Portland.

The Spurs are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -9.5 (-110).

So far this NBA season, the Spurs are 35-36 against the spread, while the Trail Blazers are 29-41 against the spread.

The Spurs vs Trail Blazers Over/Under is 231.5 total points for the game.


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Spurs vs. Trail Blazers Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
San Antonio Spurs-9.5 -110O 231.5 -110-450
Portland Trail Blazers +9.5 -110U 231.5 -110310

Against the spread this NBA season, the Spurs have gone:

  • 35-36 against the Spread (-4.6 Units / -5.8% ROI)
  • 28-44 against the Moneyline (-8.55 Units / -8.21% ROI)
  • 34-34 against the Over for game total points (-3.4 Units / -4.29% ROI)
  • 34-34 against the Under for game total points (-3.4 Units / -4.29% ROI)
  • The San Antonio Spurs have covered the 1Q Spread in 19 of their last 26 away games (+12.35 Units / 44% ROI)
  • The San Antonio Spurs have hit the 1Q Game Total Over in 32 of their last 52 games (+12.09 Units / 21% ROI)
  • The San Antonio Spurs have hit the Moneyline in 12 of their last 26 away games (+9.55 Units / 29% ROI)
  • The San Antonio Spurs have covered the 1H Spread in 22 of their last 35 away games (+9.10 Units / 24% ROI)
  • The San Antonio Spurs have hit the 2Q Game Total Over in 42 of their last 72 games (+9.05 Units / 11% ROI)
  • The San Antonio Spurs have only hit the 2H Moneyline in 24 of their last 71 games (-26.02 Units / -31% ROI)
  • The San Antonio Spurs have only hit the 1Q Game Total Under in 18 of their last 52 games (-17.15 Units / -30% ROI)
  • The San Antonio Spurs have only hit the 2Q Game Total Under in 30 of their last 72 games (-15.97 Units / -20% ROI)
  • The San Antonio Spurs have only hit the 3Q Game Total Under in 29 of their last 70 games (-14.64 Units / -19% ROI)
  • The San Antonio Spurs have only covered the 4Q Spread in 6 of their last 28 away games (-13.79 Units / -45% ROI)

Against the spread this NBA season, the Trail Blazers have gone:

  • 29-41 against the Spread (-16.15 Units / -20.64% ROI)
  • 27-44 against the Moneyline (-1.65 Units / -1.75% ROI)
  • 36-35 against the Over for game total points (-2.5 Units / -3.2% ROI)
  • 35-36 against the Under for game total points (-4.6 Units / -5.89% ROI)
  • The Portland Trail Blazers have hit the Moneyline in 13 of their last 33 games (+13.35 Units / 37% ROI)
  • The Portland Trail Blazers have hit the 2Q Game Total Over in 24 of their last 35 games at home (+11.95 Units / 31% ROI)
  • The Portland Trail Blazers have hit the Team Total Under in 41 of their last 69 games (+11.77 Units / 15% ROI)
  • The Portland Trail Blazers have hit the 1Q Game Total Under in 41 of their last 71 games (+9.04 Units / 12% ROI)
  • The Portland Trail Blazers have covered the 2Q Spread in 39 of their last 70 games (+7.32 Units / 10% ROI)
  • The Portland Trail Blazers have only hit the 2H Moneyline in 17 of their last 66 games (-35.27 Units / -46% ROI)
  • The Portland Trail Blazers have only covered the 4Q Spread in 21 of their last 66 games (-26.29 Units / -36% ROI)
  • The Portland Trail Blazers have only covered the 3Q Spread in 24 of their last 66 games (-22.12 Units / -31% ROI)
  • The Portland Trail Blazers have only hit the Team Total Over in 26 of their last 69 games (-21.81 Units / -27% ROI)
  • The Portland Trail Blazers have only hit the 2Q Game Total Under in 22 of their last 58 games (-16.46 Units / -26% ROI)

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San Antonio Spurs: Keys to the Game vs. the Portland Trail Blazers

The Spurs are 21-42 (.333) when scoring fewer second chance points than their opponent since the start of the 2020-21 season — 5th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .461

The Spurs are 8-19 (.296) when allowing 15 or more second chance points this season — 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .468

The Spurs are 6-14 (.300) when they lose the turnover margin this season — 5th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .439

The Spurs are 6-27 (.182) when losing the rebounding margin this season — 4th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .298

Portland Trail Blazers: Keys to the Game vs. the San Antonio Spurs

The Trail Blazers were 14-3 (.824) when allowing fewer than 10 fastbreak points last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: .558

The Trail Blazers were 10-3 (.769) when allowing fewer than 10 second chance points last season — 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .553

The Trail Blazers are 40-7 (.833) when shooting 40% or better from three since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .738

Injury Report: Trail Blazers vs. Spurs - Wednesday's Game, Mar. 23

  • Nassir Little (Trail Blazers): The Trail Blazers announced that Little will undergo surgery and miss the remainder of the season.
  • Josh Hart (Trail Blazers): The Trail Blazers have listed Hart as OUT for Wednesday's game (Mar. 23) against the Spurs.
  • Greg Brown III (Trail Blazers): The Trail Blazers have listed Brown III as PROBABLE for Wednesday's game (Mar. 23) against the Spurs.
  • Jusuf Nurkic (Trail Blazers): The Trail Blazers announced that Nurkic will miss at least four weeks.
  • Didi Louzada (Trail Blazers): Louzada is dealing with a torn meniscus in his left knee. There is no timetable for his return.
  • Damian Lillard (Trail Blazers): Lillard will not return this season, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic.
  • Eric Bledsoe (Trail Blazers): Bledsoe is dealing with a left Achilles injury and does not appear close to returning to action, according to Trail Blazers' beat reporter Casey Holdahl.
  • Anfernee Simons (Trail Blazers): The Trail Blazers announced that Simons will be re-eavaluated in 1-2 weeks.
  • Joe Ingles (Trail Blazers): Ingles suffered a torn left ACL in Sunday's (Jan. 30) game against Minnesota.
  • Romeo Langford (Spurs): The Spurs have listed Langford as OUT for Wednesday's game (Mar. 23) against the Trail Blazers.
  • Lonnie Walker IV (Spurs): The Spurs have listed Walker IV as OUT for Wednesday's game (Mar. 23) against the Trail Blazers.
  • Keita Bates-Diop (Spurs): The Spurs have listed Bates-Diop as PROBABLE for Wednesday's game (Mar. 23) against the Trail Blazers.
  • Doug McDermott (Spurs): McDermott will miss the rest of the season with a Grade 3 ankle sprain, according to Jeff McDonald of The San Antonio Express-News.

San Antonio Spurs Offensive Stats & Trends

The Spurs have an assist to turnover ratio of 2.2 (1,238 assists/ 567 TOs) this season — tied for best among NBA teams; League Avg: 1.8

The Spurs had an assist to turnover ratio of 2.2 (1,759 assists/ 791 TOs) last season — tied for best among NBA teams; League Avg: 1.9

The Spurs have a 20% free throw rate (831 free throw attempts/4,200 field goal attempts) this season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 24%

The Spurs averaged 11.0 turnovers per game (791 turnovers/72 games) last season — 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 13.2

Portland Trail Blazers Offensive Stats & Trends

The Trail Blazers averaged 10.8 turnovers per game (775 turnovers/72 games) last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 13.2

The Trail Blazers averaged 5.4 turnovers per game (388 turnovers/72 games) in the second half last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 6.6

The Trail Blazers averaged 21.2 assists per game (1,526 assists/72 games) last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 24.7

The Trail Blazers averaged 11.0 assists per game (794 assists/72 games) in the first half last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 12.8

San Antonio Spurs Defensive Stats & Trends

The Spurs have blocked 236 shots this season — 8th most among NBA teams

The Spurs blocked 366 shots last season — 10th most among NBA teams

The Spurs have 350 steals this season — 10th most among NBA teams

The Spurs have blocked 602 shots since the start of the 2020-21 season — 8th most among NBA teams

Portland Trail Blazers Defensive Stats & Trends

The Trail Blazers have blocked 307 shots at home since the start of the 2020-21 season — 10th most among NBA teams


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