The Cavaliers travel to Texas to take on the NBA-leading San Antonio Spurs. View NBA odds at Top Bet sportsbook.
Cleveland (22-43) has seen improvements this year compared to the two seasons prior, during the aftermath of LeBron James’ decision to leave Cleveland and take his talents to South Beach. These improvements have come from the NBA Draft as guards Kyrie Irving and rookie Dion Waiters lead the team on the court. Cleveland definitely could have a promising future but they are not near that standard yet with a record that is over 20 games under .500. They are third-to-last in the Eastern Conference edging out just the Orlando Magic and Charlotte Bobcats. The Cavs are coming off a loss to the Mavericks but are only 4-6 in their last ten games.
The Spurs (50-16) just keep marching forward. It seems almost methodical the way that continue their dominance in year in and year out. They do not gain super amounts of attention but they just do what they do, which, to be described in one word would be, win. All they do is win. The Spurs are the first team in the league to hit the 50 win milestone, edging out the Heat by just one night. San Antonio beat the Mavericks on Thursday and is 6-4 in their last 10. The Spurs won the only meeting with Cleveland by just a point.
The Cavs are 33-30-1 ATS and the Spurs are 36-28-2 against the spread. On the road Cleveland is 19-12-1 against the spread and 22-19-1 ATS after losing a game. The Spurs are 26-21-2 after winning and 17-12-2 when they are playing on their home court.
San Antonio just keeps winning and they are a very safe pick against the lowly Cavs. The Cavs have looked good in stretches but nowhere the class of the Spurs to take San Antonio Click Here.