Grizzlies vs. Trail Blazers Pick
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Trail Blazers are a 3-point favorite on the spread line. The over-under is set at 201 points.
Memphis enters with a 6-4 record after a 107-102 loss at the Lakers. Portland is now 6-4 following a 103-99 home win over the Thunder. The Trail Blazers went 2-1 straight up and ATS last season. The total went under in two games.
The Grizzlies were led by Mike Conley as he tallied 23 points, five rebounds and three assists at Los Angeles. Marc Gasol accounted for 15 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists. Tyreke Evans added a team-best 26 points off the bench. Memphis outscored the hosts 32-19 in the fourth quarter but were unable to climb all the way back.
Damian Lillard poured in 36 points to go with 13 assists in the win over Oklahoma City. Jusuf Nurkic contributed 25 points, eight rebounds, three assists and three steals. CJ McCollum added 22 points. Portland led 78-67 through three quarters.
Memphis is 2-6-1 ATS in the last nine meetings.
The Grizzlies are going to be road-weary for this game, while the Blazers are coming off a big home win as a small underdog versus OKC. Take the home team here as Lillard is playing awesome basketball right now and that will likely continue tonight.
NBA DAILY PREDICTION: PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS -3