Grizzlies vs. Spurs Prediction
The Grizzlies have had issues covering the spread against the Spurs, who will host Memphis tonight at 8:30PM ET.
San Antonio opened as a 13-point favorite but the line has jumped to Spurs -13.5 according to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv. The total has also moved, opening at 194 before dropping to the current number of 192.5.
The Grizzlies have failed to cover four of their last five games in San Antonio and are just 4-12 against the spread in their last 16 games versus the Spurs overall. The favorite is also a perfect 4-0 at the betting window in the last four meetings between these two teams.
Memphis has also dropped eight of its last 11 games versus a team with a winning percentage above .600 and is 2-6 ATS in its last eight games versus Southwest opponents.
On the other side, the Spurs are 6-1 against the spread in their last seven games versus Southwest opponents and have covered seven of their last 10 games when their opponent scores 100 points or more in their previous game.
FRIDAY NBA FREE PICK: SAN ANTONIO SPURS -13.5