Grizzlies vs. Bulls Prediction
Will the Grizzlies pick up a much-needed road win tonight when they visit the Bulls at 8:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Grizzlies are now 2-point road favorites versus the Bulls after opening as a 1-point favorite. As for the total, the number hit the board at 200 and has been bet up to 201.
Memphis snapped a six-game losing streak with a 113-93 victory over Milwaukee on Monday night but is still just 3-7 in its last 10 games. The Grizzlies are also just 3-7 against the spread over their last 10, and are 33-34 against the number on the season, which includes a 16-17 ATS mark on the road.
The Bulls upset the Hornets 115-109 on Monday night to snap a five-game losing streak of their own. They're 4-6 over their last 10 games, both on the hardwood and at the betting window, and are 32-35 against the spread on the season. They're also 16-17 ATS at home this year.
OUR PREDICTION: The Grizzlies are 8-3 against the spread in their last 11 games versus a team with a losing record and have cashed in five of their last seven trips to Chicago. The road team is also 6-2 at the betting window in the last eight meetings between these two teams while the Bulls are just 1-5 against the spread in their last six games overall. Chicago has also struggled against Western Conference competition, going 2-6 ATS in its last eight games versus non-conference opponents.
WEDNESDAY NBA PREDICTION: MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES -2