The Brooklyn Nets and the Golden State Warriors square off in a marquee showdown at 8:30 p.m. ET on Saturday. Golden State is favored by eight points at Caesars Sportsbook, while the Over-Under is set at 227.5 (see up-to-date odds for every game this week on our NBA odds page).
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The model knows the Nets are top-tier on the offensive end. Brooklyn is scoring 112.1 points per 100 possessions this season and, since Christmas, that balloons to 116.4 points per 100 possessions to rank No. 2 in the NBA. The Nets are in the top five in shooting efficiency, headlined by the No. 1 mark in free-throw accuracy at 82.2 percent. Brooklyn also ranks in the top 10 of the NBA in assists, assist percentage and fast-break points, with the Warriors struggling to prevent free-throw attempts on defense.
The model also knows the Warriors have a tremendous offense, leading the NBA in assist percentage. Defense leads the way for Golden State, though, with the Warriors leading the league in defensive rating, field-goal percentage allowed, 3-point percentage allowed and 2-point percentage allowed. The Warriors give up only 21.8 assists per game, No. 2 in the NBA, and Golden State is elite in creating 15.2 turnovers per game. Golden State also lands in the top five in defensive rebound rate and points in the paint allowed this season.
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