Warriors vs. Rockets Predictions & Best Bets: Spread, Moneyline, Over/Under and Props | April 4

Written By PlayPicks Staff on April 3, 2024

The Golden State Warriors (41-34) visit the Houston Rockets (38-37) at Toyota Center, beginning at 8:00 PM ET on Thursday, April 4, 2024. The Warriors are 3.5-point favorites in the game, the third matchup between the teams this season. The matchup’s point total is set at 228.

If you are looking to gain an edge on Thursday’s game, see the best bets available for this matchup, in this article (according to our computer predictions).

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Spread: Rockets (+3.5) to Cover

  • The model line is much more favorable to the Rockets compared to the DraftKings line, a 4.4 point difference, and has them favored to win Thursday’s game outright. Put your money on the Rockets.
  • Houston is 42-31-2 against the spread this year.
  • The Rockets have been an underdog by 3.5 points or more 37 times this year, and covered the spread in 17 of those games.
  • So far this season, Golden State has put together a 40-33-2 record against the spread.
  • When playing as at least 3.5-point favorites this season, the Warriors have an ATS record of 16-17.

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Total: Over 228

  • The DraftKings point total for this matchup is just 2.0 points lower than the model projection.
  • Golden State and its opponent have broken the 228-point mark 47 times this season.
  • Houston’s games have had over 228 points 34 times this season.
  • The Warriors and their opponents have combined to go over the point total 37 out of 75 times this season.
  • A total of 36 Rockets games this season have hit the over.

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Moneyline Winner: Rockets (+136)

  • Prediction: Rockets 116, Warriors 115
  • Golden State has won 32, or 66.7%, of the 48 games it has played as the favorite this season.
  • Houston has won in 15, or 31.9%, of the 47 contests it has been named as the odds-on underdog this year.

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Stephen Curry Rebounds Prop: Over 4.5

  • Stephen Curry posts 26.4 points, 4.3 rebounds and 5.0 assists per game. Defensively, he averages 0.7 steals and 0.3 blocks.
  • His per-game rebound average — 4.3 — is 0.2 less than his prop bet over/under for Thursday’s game (4.5).
  • This will be his 74th game with a rebound prop this season, and so far he has hit the over 34 times.
  • In 2023-24, the Rockets are third-best in the NBA in rebounds (45.8 per game) and 23rd in rebounds conceded (44.7).

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