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NBA Playoff Preview: Suns vs. Cavaliers Battle for Postseason Survival

BySamantha Jones

Apr 3, 2024
Phoenix faces Cleveland after Booker’s 52-point performance

The Phoenix Suns (44-31, eighth in the Western Conference) will face off against the Cleveland Cavaliers (46-30, third in the Eastern Conference) on Wednesday at 10 p.m. EDT. According to FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK, the NBA line is Suns -5.5, with an over/under of 226.5.

In their last meeting on March 11, the Suns defeated the Cavaliers 117-111, with Kevin Durant scoring 37 points in the victory. The Suns have a 22-14 record in home games and rank eighth in the Western Conference in limiting opponent scoring to 114.1 points per game. On the other hand, the Cavaliers have a 22-16 record on the road and rank eighth in the Eastern Conference with an average of 43.5 rebounds per game, led by Jarrett Allen’s average of 10.6 rebounds per game.

The Cavaliers have been struggling lately as they have a record of 4-6 over their last ten games while averaging only 106.3 points per game without key players such as Craig Porter Jr., Ty Jerome, Donovan Mitchell, Dean Wade and Isaac Okoro out due to injuries. Meanwhile, Grayson Allen and Damion Lee are also missing for Phoenix for this matchup which could give Cleveland some advantage

By Samantha Jones

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