SEASON FORECASTS AND FUTURES PICKS
There are 4 teams who have 1000/1, 0.1% odds to win the championship. They have no chance to win the championship. They are not a good value to win the West either at 500/1, 0.2%. They are projected to win 27 games and come in under their pre-season futures line of 47.5. Their playoff chances are under 1%. In simulations they finish last in the West based on projected wins.
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REGULAR SEASON RECAP AND UPCOMING GAMES
After 25 games, their expected win percentage is 31% based on the money line odds. At 5-20 they are short of expectations. Money line backers would be down quite a bit (810 units). They are not good against the spread (11-13-1) for a -330 loss. Their under-over record is 13-12. Their 57-25 record last season failed to meet expectations. Their game-by-game odds projected record was 60.9-21.1. They were not good against the spread going 35-46-1 (-1560 loss). More of their games came in under (44) than went over (38). They are heavy favorites in their upcoming game vs the New York Knicks. The table below shows their upcoming games, their simulation based win percentage and their recent head to head record (WL, ATS, OU).
|OPPONENT||SIM%||H2H WL||H2H ATS||H2H OU|
TEAM STATISTICAL STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES
SHOOTING (WEAKNESS): They are a bad shooting team with a true FG% of 53.2% (#26 in League). They average 117.7 pts per game vs an expected average (based on pre-game odds) of 118.1. On the road they average 117.2 (116.8 expected), and at home 118.1 ppg (119.3 expected).
DEFENSE (WEAKNESS): They are not a good defensive team allowing opponents to shoot 58.1 true FG% (#24 in League). They allow 111.2 pts per game vs an expected value of 110.1. They are allowing 110.9 (111.1 expected) on the road, and at home 111.5 ppg (109.1 expected).
REBOUNDING (WEAKNESS): They are outrebounded by opponents by 2.4 per game (#23 in league).
TURNOVERS (ABOVE AVERAGE): They have an Average turnover margin of 0.3 per game (#12 in league). Worst in their past 7 games with a turnover margin of -1.3.
TEAM FANTASY LEADERS
The table below show the most valuable fantasy players on the team led by D`Angelo Russell who is projected to be the #19 Guard the rest of the season. The Better Option column shows the player directly above him and the Better Than column shows the player directly below him in the projected position rankings.
|PLAYER||OWN%||RANK||BETTER OPTION||BETTER THAN|
|D`Angelo Russell||100||19||Zach LaVine||Fred VanVleet|
|Draymond Green||96||25||Kristaps Porzingis||Kelly Oubre|
|Eric Paschall||92||31||Bojan Bogdanovic||Lauri Markkanen|
|Alec Burks||69||56||J.J. Redick||Joe Harris|
|Willie Cauley-Stein||51||23||Richaun Holmes||Enes Kanter|
|Ky Bowman||19||69||Troy Brown||Danuel House|
|Glenn Robinson||47||79||Dennis Smith Jr.||Nicolas Batum|
|Kevon Looney||22||37||Jaxson Hayes||Kelly Olynyk|
|Stephen Curry||93||101||E`Twaun Moore||Shabazz Napier|
|Damion Lee||4||108||Austin Rivers||T.J. McConnell|