Two squads sitting on the bottom four places of the Euroleague Basketball are clashing in the 23rd round of action, when the fourth-worse Lithuanian champions Zalgiris Kaunas (8-14), who have won only once in their last 8 games, are hosting the second-worse Buducnost (6-16), who are looking to end their current small losing streak.

Date/Time: 02-22-2019, 13:00 EDT

Spread: Zalgiris Kaunas -6.5

Total: +154.5

Zalgiris Kaunas have an 8-14 record so far this season and are currently tied with Khimki in the 13th place of the league. They have lost seven of their last eight games and in their latest matchup they lost on the road against Barcelona with a 78-72 score. They are led in scoring by Brandon Davies with 14 ppg, adding a team high 5.5 boards per game. He is followed by Nate Wolters with 12.2 ppg, 3.3 boards and a team high 4.6 dimes per game, while Aaron White adds 8.8 ppg and 4.6 boards.

Buducnost have a 6-16 record so far this season and are currently tied with Gran Canaria in the second to last place of the league. They have back-to-back losses and in their last game they lost at home against Khimki with a 90-98 score. They are led in scoring by Noris Cole with 18.9 ppg, adding a team high 5.1 dimes per game. He is followed by Goga Bitadze with 13.1 ppg and a team high 6.6 boards per game, while Earl Clark adds 12 ppg and 3.4 boards per game.

In their previous meeting earlier this season Zalgiris won on the road with a 60-72 score. Zalgiris have a 4-7 home record so far, while Buducnost are 0-10 on the road. Zalgiris are better both offensively, scoring 77.6 ppg to Buducnost’s 74.5 and defensively, allowing 79.6 ppg to Buducnost’s 84.4. They also have a better field goal percentage (48.4% to 44.9%), while Buducnost have a better 3-point percentage (38.2% to 37.6%). Zalgiris are better in dimes made (17.3 to 14.5) and in boards grabbed (29.3 to 28), while Buducnost are better in turnovers committed (10.8 to 12.7). Buducnost are still winless on the road and Vegas odds give Zalgiris a -6.5 spread in this game and expect them to beat the odds for the home win.

Buducnost vs Zalgiris Kaunas Prediction: Zalgiris Kaunas -6.5 (-111)

 

Furthermore check out my other Free Basketball Picks here: 

Euroleague Bayern vs Real Madrid Spread and Prediction

Euroleague Khimki vs Panathinaikos Spread and Prediction

Euroleague Fenerbahce vs Darussafaka Spread and Prediction

Euroleague Baskonia vs Barcelona Spread and Prediction

Euroleague Maccabi Tel Aviv vs Olimpia Milano Spread and Prediction

Euroleague Olympiakos vs Anadolu Efes Spread and Prediction

Euroleague Gran Canaria vs CSKA Moscow Spread and Prediction

**********

Bobby’s College Hoops Big Bet

Despite a rough start to February, Bobby Ligs has still produced +91.77% in profit for his clients at WagerTalk over the past 12 months. On Tuesday Bobby has a game circled in College Basketball and you can get this BIG BET for ONLY TWO BUCKS!  #WinWithBobby

Was $25.00, Now $2.00 | CBB

**********


Looking for more betting tips and handicapping theory?

???? Never miss an episode by the WagerTalk team by subscribing on:

Have an Amazon Alexa and want to listen to the latest WagerTalk TV videos from tonight? Ask Alexa ! Say “Alexa, enable Spreaker” and to start listening simply say “WagerTalk” when asked what you want to listen to!

Or you can say: “Alexa, ask AnyPod to play WagerTalk Podcast.” To subscribe to WagerTalk Podcast say: “Alexa, ask AnyPod to subscribe to WagerTalk Podcast.”

Have a Google Home and want to listen to the latest WagerTalk Podcast when it comes out this week? Say “Hey Google, play the WagerTalk Podcast!”

iHeartRADIO
iTunes
Google Play
SoundCloud
Spreaker
STITCHER
tunein
pod directory
PodcastBlaster
blubrry
acast

Latest Betting Odds and Public Action
Some of the top Vegas and offshore sportsbooks odds are updated in real time and we also provide who the public is on.

Last Minute Handicapping Advice
Check out our extensive library of handicapping tips and advice from professional Vegas handicappers (we also recommend taking the time to look over our handicapping video library)

Want an expert opinion?
Check out the daily offering of Best Bets from the WagerTalk Handicapping Team (we also suggest checking out the Pick Your Team Program). Also, remember, you can save up to 60% on daily packages with WagerBuxx Plans

  WagerTalk Text Club is FREE and includes FREE PICKS and Exclusive Discounts. Just text WAGERTALK to 33222 and get a $10.00 coupon just for signing up!

And make sure to bookmark all the above!

Nikos Lagouretos

My name is Nikos Lagouretos, I am 35 years old from Greece and I have been a basketball enthusiast for almost 25 years, having played semi-pro myself. All those years i have seen countless games, done a ton of reading and statistical analysis and I thought it was about time to put them to some good use. I provide analysis, predictions and specialize in NBA, WNBA and almost every domestic and international club league of Europe.

Nikos Lagouretos has 2878 posts and counting. See all posts by Nikos Lagouretos

Leave a Reply

Please Login to comment
  Subscribe  
Notify of