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The San Antonio Spurs and the Houston Rockets are set to square off in a Southwest Division matchup at 8:30 p.m. ET on Friday at the AT&T Center. The Spurs are 19-34 overall and 10-18 at home, while Houston is 15-36 overall and 7-20 on the road. Houston was able to snap an 11-game home losing streak on Wednesday. 

San Antonio is favored by 3.5 points in the latest Spurs vs. Rockets odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over-under is set at 234.5. Before entering any Rockets vs. Spurs picks, you’ll want to see the NBA predictions from the model at SportsLine.

The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every NBA game 10,000 times and has returned well over $10,000 in profit for $100 players on its top-rated NBA picks over the past three-plus seasons. The model enters Week 16 of the 2021-22 NBA season on a stunning 62-32 roll on all top-rated NBA picks, returning over $2,500. Anyone following it has seen huge returns.

Now, the model has set its sights on Spurs vs. Rockets. You can head to SportsLine to see its picks. Here are several NBA betting lines for Rockets vs. Spurs:

  • Spurs vs. Rockets spread: Spurs -3.5
  • Spurs vs. Rockets over-under: 234 points
Featured Game | San Antonio Spurs vs. Houston Rockets

What you need to know about the Spurs

San Antonio will be trying to end a three-game losing streak following a 112-95 loss to Miami on Thursday. The Spurs were without three of their starters in that game, as Dejounte Murray (wrist), Doug McDermott (ankle) and Jakob Poeltl (concussion) were all sidelined. All three players are listed as questionable to return on Friday night. 

The shorthanded lineup could receive a boost in the form of Zach Collins, who is getting set to return from an ankle injury that forced him to miss the entire 2020-21 season and the beginning of this year. San Antonio shot a season-best 57.4 percent from the floor in a 134-103 win at Houston on Jan. 25. The Spurs have only covered the spread once in their last six home games. 

What you need to know about the Rockets

Houston is hitting the road after picking up a rare home win on Wednesday. The Rockets snapped an 11-game home losing skid with a 115-104 win over Cleveland, as Christian Wood and Jalen Green each scored 21 points. They led by three points with 2:44 remaining before scoring 10 straight points to secure the win. 

It was a balanced effort for the Rockets, as Garrison Mathews and Kevin Porter Jr. had 16 points each. Wood leads Houston with 17.7 points and 10.3 rebounds per game. The Rockets have covered the spread in five of their last six road contests. 

How to make Spurs vs. Rockets picks

The model is leaning under on the total, and it’s also generated a point-spread pick that is hitting in over 60 percent of simulations. You can only see the pick at SportsLine.

So who wins Rockets vs. Spurs? And which side covers over 60 percent of the time? Visit SportsLine now to find out, all from the model that has crushed its NBA picks. 

Source: CBSSports.com

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