The 2022-23 NBA season continues on Wednesday, March 8th, with 14 teams in action.
Take a look at three strong player props for tonight’s action, featuring Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, and Chris Paul.
NBA Player Prop #1: Kevin Durant Over 25.5 Points (-118)
Kevin Durant is currently eighth in the league in scoring, as he is averaging 29.5 points per game while shooting 56.6% from the field, 38.6% from three-point range and 93.1% from the free-throw line. The Phoenix Suns star has scored at least 26 points in 32 of his 42 games played, including his most recent outing, which was his first game without a minutes restriction since returning from injury. Furthermore, the 13-time All-Star will face the Oklahoma City Thunder, who rank just 20th in opponents points per game. Look for Durant to take advantage as he scores at least 26 points.
NBA Player Prop #2: Kyrie Irving Over 27.5 Points (-108)
Kyrie Irving is currently 11th in the league in scoring, averaging 27.2 points per game while shooting 49.3% from the field, 38.2% from three-point range and 89.6% from the free-throw line. The eight-time All-Star has scored at least 28 points in 25 of his 50 games played this season, including his past three outings. Over that stretch, Irving has averaged 34.3 points per game while shooting 59.3% from the field, 52.2% from three-point range and 91.3% from the free-throw line. Look for Irving to continue his strong play as he finishes with at least 28 points.
NBA Player Prop #3: Chris Paul Over 8.5 Assists (-132)
Chris Paul is currently fifth in the league in assists, averaging 9.0 assists per game. The Phoenix Suns star has finished with at least nine assists in 25 of his 44 games played this season, including two of three game since Kevin Durant joined the roster. Look for the 12-time All-Star to continue to take advantage of playing with two elite scorers as he finishes with at least nine assists.