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Spread Pick: SpainHome with handicap -3 at 1.90
Over/Under: Over 152.0 at 1.90 Bet Now!

13/08/2016 23:00 BST – Spain v Lithuania – Betting Tips

Rio 2016 Betting Tips - Spain v LithuaniaBefore the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio began Spain were listed as the second favourites and the team most likely to cause USA trouble. At this point in time, with just two games to go in Group B, Spain are currently sat outside of the qualification places for the knockout round. This is obviously a big concern for the Spanish side, and they face two tough games before the group concludes.

There may be some bonus for the Spanish side in that their opponents in this game, Lithuania, are already qualified for the knockout round. It could be that the Lithuanians will take things slightly easier in this game but equally, they may decide that this is the ideal opportunity to knock Spain out of the tournament. While they may be having a difficult time, you could never fully discount the Spanish from finding form at some point so expect Lithuania to be up for this game.

Spain managed to defeat Nigeria in their most recent outing and Pau Gasol was their top point scorer, grabbing 16 points along the way. Gasol has been the most important player for Spain so far in the tournament and he will be expected to do the damage in this game if the Spanish are to have any chance of progressing.

Lithuania grabbed a big win against Argentina in their last game with Mindaugas Kuzminskas delivering 23 points. Anyone who has watched the Euroleague in recent years will know that Kuzminskas is a brilliant basketball player, which is why the New York Knicks have signed him up for the NBA this summer.

Spain vs Lithuania (109-59)
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Olympics 2016 - Men tip locked in at 13/08 20:15 (Spread Result: 106-59, Totals: 168)
giorgio13/08 23:00SpainSpain LithuaniaLithuania 152.01.90Over 152.0 
SPREAD  -3  1.90Spain 
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Spain have to win this game

This has all the makings of a tight game but Spain cannot afford to lose out and this should spur them on. Take Spain at -3, which is on offer at odds of 1.90. If you are looking for the Over/Under market, you should look to go OVER 152.0 at odds of 1.90Bet Now!

In the Race to 20 Points, Spain can be backed at odds of 1.69 Anyone looking for the Spain half-time, Spain full-time bet will find it on offer at odds of 2.15.

The game starts at 2300 BST on Saturday 13th of August.

Rio 2016 Basketball Betting Tips