In the 6th round of the Spanish Basketball League (ACB or Liga Endesa), MoraBanc Andorra are hosting one of the hottest teams currently in the league, the San Pablo Burgos (4-1). The hosts bounced back after a lengthy losing streak, while the guests are coming in this game having won four straight.
Date/Time: 10-17-2020, 09:30 EDT
Spread: MoraBanc Andorra +0.5 Total: +164.5
Andorra have a 2-3 record and are tied with 4 more teams in the 9th place of the league. In their last game they snapped a three-game losing streak. They won on the road against Manresa, 64-69. They were a 3-point underdog and successfully covered the spread.
Clevin Hannah leads the team both in scoring with 16.6 ppg and in assists made with 4.8 per game.
Burgos have a 4-1 record and are tied with Badalona in the second place. They have four consecutive wins and in their last game they won Baskonia at home, 91-89. They were a 2-point favorite and managed to tie the odds.
Kenneth Horton leads the team in scoring with 13.8 ppg, while Thaddus McFadden adds 13.4 ppg and 3.2 assists per game.
Burgos led Andorra 2-1 wins last season, winning both home games by an average of 4 points.
In their last 7 meetings back to the 2017-18 season, Burgos lead Andorra 5-2 wins.
Andorra are 1-2 at home (9-3 last season), while Burgos are 2-1 on the road (5-6 last season).
Burgos have the best offense in the league (91.8 to 78.8 ppg) and the second-best field goal percentage (52.1% to 46.4%).
They are also first in assists made (21 to 17.8) and commit fewer turnovers (13.2 to 15).
On the other hand, Andorra have a better defense (78.1 to 80.2 ppg), 3-point percentage (38.3% to 36.3%) and grab more rebounds (33.4 to 29.4).
Bookmakers give Burgos a -0.5 spread and expect them to beat the odds. They have started the season strong and expect them to keep going with a road win today.
San Pablo Burgos vs MoraBanc Andorra Prediction: San Pablo Burgos -0.5 (-114)