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Wizards vs. Spurs Prediction: Expert Picks, Odds, Stats & Best Bets – Friday, March 24, 2023

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The Washington Wizards (32-41) are 7-point favorites as they prepare to hit the court against the San Antonio Spurs (19-54) on March 24, 2023.

Wizards vs. Spurs Odds

  • Wizards odds to win: -280
  • Spurs odds to win: +228
  • Spread: Wizards (-7)

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Game Time and Information

  • When: Friday, March 24, 2023 at 7:00 PM ET
  • Where: Capital One Arena in Washington D.C.
  • TV: NBCS-DC and BSSW

Who Will Win Wizards vs. Spurs?

Wizards and Spurs Betting Trends, Records Against the Spread

When they have played as at least 7-point favorites this season, the Wizards are 1-2 against the spread.

The Spurs are 17-26 against the spread when an underdog by 7 points or more this year.

Washington’s ATS record is 32-39-2 this season.

The Spurs are 30-43-0 against the spread this season.

Wizards Stats & Insights

The Wizards score 112.7 points per game (23rd in the NBA) and give up 113.7 (16th in the league) for a -75 scoring differential overall.

The Wizards record 43.5 rebounds per game (14th in the league) compared to the 42.6 of their opponents.

Washington connects on 11.1 three-pointers per game (21st in the league), while its opponents have made 11.9 on average.

The Wizards’ 111.6 points per 100 possessions on offense rank 17th in the NBA, and the 114.7 points they allow per 100 possessions rank 25th in the league.

The Wizards have scored at a higher rate at home than on the road in the 2022-23 season (113.1 at home versus 112.3 on the road), but have also allowed more points at home than away from home (113.9 opponent points per home game versus 113.5 on the road).

Spurs Stats & Insights

The Spurs have a -731 scoring differential, falling short by 10.1 points per game. They’re putting up 112.1 points per game, 25th in the league, and are giving up 122.2 per outing to rank 30th in the NBA.

San Antonio loses the rebound battle by 1.4 boards on average. It collects 43.4 rebounds per game, 16th in the league, while its opponents pull down 44.8.

The Spurs hit 11 three-pointers per game (22nd in the league), 1.3 fewer than their opponents. They are shooting 34.6% from deep (24th in NBA) and opponents are shooting 39.1%.

The Spurs average 106.8 points per 100 possessions (30th in league), while giving up 117.2 points per 100 possessions (30th in NBA).

At home, San Antonio scores 114.2 points per game. Away, it scores 109.9.

Wizards Key Players to Watch

Kristaps Porzingis averages 23 points, 8.4 rebounds and 2.6 assists per game.

Monte Morris contributes with 3.4 boards and 5.2 assists per game in addition to his 10.2 PPG scoring average.

Porzingis makes more threes per game than any other (active) member of the Wizards, knocking down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 2.1 per contest.

Delon Wright averages 1.9 steals per game, while Porzingis has 1.5 blocks per contest.

Spurs Key Players to Watch

The Spurs go-to guy, Tre Jones, leads active Spurs players in both scoring (12.5 points per game) and assists (6.3 assists per game).

Zach Collins has per-game averages of 11.2 points, 2.8 assists and 6.3 rebounds this season.

Doug McDermott knocks down 1.9 threes per game.

The Spurs’ defensive efforts get a lift from Jones (1.3 steals per game) and Collins (0.7 blocks per game).

Wizards vs. Spurs Prediction

  • Pick ATS: Wizards (- 7)
  • Prediction:
    Wizards 121 – Spurs 109

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