Charlotte Hornets vs. Phoenix Suns Prediction, Odds, NBA Picks [12/29/2023]

Charlotte Hornets vs. Phoenix Suns Prediction, Odds, NBA Picks  [12/29/2023]

The Phoenix Suns and Charlotte Hornets will meet in NBA action at Footprint Center on Friday, starting at 9:00PM ET.'s in-depth betting preview for Friday's Hornets vs. Suns matchup includes the latest betting odds, as well as our predictions and picks for the game.

Hornets vs. Suns Prediction: Who Will Win, Cover the Spread

We have used powerful machine learning and statistical analysis to simulate the outcome of Friday's NBA matchup between the Hornets and Suns 10,000 times, in keeping with our coverage of NBA picks.

Our independent predictive analytics model gives the Suns an 87% chance of beating the Hornets, and our predicted final score has the Suns winning 123-109.

According to our model, the Hornets (+14.5) have a 55% chance of covering the spread, while the Over/Under total of 233.5 points has a 52% chance of going under.

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Hornets vs. Suns Odds

We have researched the best betting odds in America for this game, which are listed here:

Bet Type Hornets Suns
Spread +14.5 (-105) -14.5 (-115)
Moneyline +810 -1100
Total o233.5 (-110) u233.5 (-105)
  • The Suns are currently -14.5 favorites against the Hornets, with -115 at BetMGM Sportsbook the best odds currently available.
  • For the underdog Hornets (+14.5) to cover the spread, BetMGM also has the best odds currently on the market at -105.
  • DraftKings Sportsbook currently has the best moneyline odds for the Suns at -1100. That means you can risk $1,100 to win $100 for a total payout of $1,200 if they get the W.
  • Meanwhile, FanDuel Sportsbook currently has the best moneyline odds for the Hornets at +810, where you can put down $100 to profit $810, earning a total payout of $910 if they win.
  • The Over/Under sits at 233.5 with DraftKings, which currently has the best odds for the Over at -110, while BetMGM currently has the best odds for the Under at -105.

All odds are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change.

As always, check out all of the legal sportsbooks that are available in your state for the best NBA odds and lines.

Hornets vs. Suns Picks

By comparing our predictions to the odds listed above, we have determined the best betting picks for this game:

Bet Type Our Pick Best Odds
Spread Hornets +14.5 -105 🔥
Moneyline Hornets +810
Total Under 233.5 -105


Every time you see a 🔥, that means it's one of Dimers' best bets of the day across any sport.

While the Suns are more likely to win the game, betting on the Hornets moneyline is the best option due to the 1.9% edge identified when comparing our data-led probabilities to the betting odds currently on offer.

Taking advantage of the edges published on Dimers is pivotal to being a profitable bettor in the long run.

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Hornets vs. Suns Player Props

NBA prop bets are a common way to wager on the Charlotte vs. Phoenix game without necessarily betting on the outcome.

We have crunched the numbers to project how each team's leading players will perform at Footprint Center.

Terry Rozier is expected to lead the way for the Hornets with 25 points, 4 rebounds and 6 assists, while Devin Booker is projected to finish with 29 points, 5 rebounds and 7 assists for the Suns.

Hornets Prediction

Our model's projected player stats for the Hornets:

Terry Rozier 25 4 6 3
Miles Bridges 17 6 3 2
P.J. Washington 16 4 2 2
Mark Williams 13 9 1 0
Brandon Miller 12 3 2 2

Suns Prediction

Projected points, rebounds, assists and three-pointers for the Suns:

Devin Booker 29 5 7 2
Kevin Durant 28 6 5 2
Jusuf Nurkic 14 11 3 1
Grayson Allen 13 4 2 3
Eric Gordon 11 2 2 2

For more help with your NBA prop betting, check out the best NBA betting trends for today's games.

Don't forget, our model updates frequently, so refresh this article for the latest betting insights before the Hornets vs. Suns on Friday December 29, 2023.

Hornets vs. Suns Game Information

Friday's matchup between the Suns and Hornets at Footprint Center is scheduled to begin at 9:00PM ET.


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This preview article has been partially generated using automated processes and AI technology. Our goal is to provide timely and accurate updates on Friday's Hornets vs. Suns clash, and automation assists in data collection, analysis, and formatting. Human editing and quality control are performed to ensure the content meets our editorial guidelines.

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