Hornets vs Kings Match Preview
The Sacramento Kings is coming off of a 100-79 win over the Golden State Warriors. Despite a poor start to the season, the Kings came back strong to improve to 12-14 and have also registered four wins out of their last five games.
The club are placed seventh in the Western Conference standings and are 6-9 on the road. The Kings are one of the worst team in the league in scoring offense, scored only 104.8 points per game. But, they are good and ranked ninth in defensive rating, allowed 106.9 points per game this season.
Meanwhile, the Sacramento will be in full confidence after Marvin Bagley III returned to form and are also expecting the return of De’Aaron Fox in the game against Hornets.
The Charlotte Hornets’ three-game winning streak snapped by Indiana Pacers with a 107-85 score in their last game. Cody Zeller led the Charlotte with 19 points and 12 boards.
The club are struggling this season and are placed ninth in the Eastern Conference with a 12-17 win-loss record, 1.5 games behind the Magic for the final playoff spot.
Charlotte are lacking in both offensive and defensive end this season, scored 104.5 points per game and allowed 111.1 points per game.
Both teams have already met this season with the Hornets winning the game with a score of 118-111 on Oct. 30. P.J. Washington led the Charlotte with 23 points, and Buddy Hield led the Sacramento with 23 points.
Hornets vs Kings Prediction
Even though playing at home, Hornets are in terrible form and also doesn’t have a good record at home. Kings look down on confidence at the moment with the return of Marvin Bagley III and De’Aaron Fox. Thus, back the Kings to be the winners of this contest.
Sacramento Kings to Win -4.5 @ 1.90 at Bet365