Phoenix Suns vs. San Antonio Spurs NBA Betting Preview, Lines, Odds, Insights & Trends for May 15, 2021

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BetMGM Aug 18, 2021, 8:03 AM

The Phoenix Suns (49-21) are heavily favored (by 10.5 points) to stop a three-game road losing streak when they visit the San Antonio Spurs (33-37) on Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 2:00 PM ET. The matchup's over/under is 222.5.

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Suns vs Spurs Betting Information
FavoriteSpreadFavorite Spread OddsUnderdog Spread OddsTotalOver Total OddsUnder Total Odds
Suns-10.5-110-110222.5-110-110

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Point Total Insights

  • Phoenix's games this season have resulted in a higher total score than Saturday's matchup over/under (222.5 points) in 37 out of 70 opportunities (52.9% of matchups).
  • In San Antonio's games this year, the competing teams combined for a higher point total than Saturday's matchup over/under in 36 out of 70 matchups (51.4%).
  • The Suns average 114.8 points per game against the Spurs' 111.1, totaling 3.4 points over the contest's point total of 222.5.
  • These two teams give up a combined 221.7 points per game, 0.8 points less than this contest's over/under.
  • On average, the Suns have seen a 224.2 over/under in their games this season, 1.7 more points than the over/under in this contest.
  • Spurs' games have a total points bet of 223.3 points this season, 0.8 points more than the over/under for this contest.

Suns Betting Data

  • Phoenix has a solid record against the spread this year, going 39-30-1 ATS.
  • The Suns' record against the spread as at least a 10.5-point favorite is above .500 at 6-5.
  • Phoenix and its opponents have hit the over in 51.4% of games (36 out of 70 matchups).

Suns Key Players

  • Devin Booker leads the Suns in scoring, racking up 25.5 points per game.
  • Phoenix is led in rebounding by Deandre Ayton's 10.5 rebounds per game and assisting by Chris Paul's 8.9 assists per game .
  • The Suns are led by Jae Crowder from beyond the arc. He knocks down 2.5 shots from deep per game.
  • Phoenix's blocks leader is Ayton, who records 1.2 per game. Paul leads the team averaging 1.4 steals a contest.

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Suns Last 10 Games

Suns Last Five Games
DateOpponentResultFavoredPlayed AsSpreadTotalSuns MoneylineOpponent MoneylineGame TypeCoveredOver/Under
5/13/2021Trail Blazers118-117 PHOYesHome-2.5222.5-160135Regular SeasonNoOver
5/11/2021Warriors122-116 GSYesAway-7.5240.5-400310Regular SeasonNoUnder
5/9/2021Lakers123-110 LALNoAway+6.5243.5525-750Regular SeasonNoUnder
5/7/2021Knicks128-105 PHOYesHome-1.5228.5-135110Regular SeasonYesOver
5/5/2021Hawks135-103 ATLNoAway+4.5247.5200-250Regular SeasonNoUnder
Overall RecordATS RecordO/U/PAVG TotalAVG Pts ScoredAVG Pts AllowedAVG Reb. Margin3Pt %
7-34-65-5-0233.1118115.1+0.139.8%

Suns Injuries

Suns:Deandre Ayton: Day To Day (Knee),Abdel Nader: Out (Knee),Cameron Johnson: Day To Day (Wrist)

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Spurs Betting Data

  • San Antonio has covered the spread in half of its outings, going 34-34 ATS.
  • When they are at least 10.5-point underdogs, the Spurs have gone 2-2 against the spread.
  • In most of San Antonio's games this season, the teams have combined to hit the over (35 out of 68 games, 51.5%).

Spurs Key Players

  • DeMar DeRozan averages 21.6 points and adds 7.0 assists per game, putting him at the top of the Spurs' leaderboards in those statistics.
  • Jakob Poeltl is at the top of the San Antonio rebounding leaderboard with 7.9 rebounds per game. He also racks up 8.5 points and adds 2.0 assists per game.
  • Patty Mills is the top scorer from deep for the Spurs, hitting 2.4 threes per game.
  • San Antonio's leader in steals is Dejounte Murray with 1.5 per game, and its leader in blocks is Poeltl with 1.8 per game.

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Spurs Last 10 Games

DateOpponentResultFavoredPlayed AsSpreadTotalSpurs MoneylineOpponent MoneylineGame TypeCoveredOver/Under
5/13/2021Knicks102-98 NYNoAway+3.5200.5155-190Regular SeasonNoUnder
5/12/2021Nets128-116 BKNNoAway+11.5235.5675-1100Regular SeasonNoOver
5/10/2021Bucks146-125 SAYesHome-15.5264.5-100003300Regular SeasonYesOver
5/8/2021Trail Blazers124-102 PORNoAway+13.5222.5825-1400Regular SeasonNoOver
5/7/2021Kings113-104 SAYesAway-5.5220.5-350260Regular SeasonYesUnder
Overall RecordATS RecordO/U/PAVG TotalAVG Pts ScoredAVG Pts AllowedAVG Reb. Margin3Pt %
2-83-76-4-0232.1113119.1-4.938.5%

Spurs Injuries

Spurs:Derrick White: Out For Season (Ankle),Trey Lyles: Day To Day (Ankle),Luka Samanic: Day To Day (Hand),DeMar DeRozan: Out (Rest),Jakob Poeltl: Out (Rest)

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