Warriors vs. Grizzlies Prediction
Will tonight's Warriors and Grizzlies game be low-scoring for bettors when the two teams matchup at 8:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Grizzlies are 11-point home underdogs versus the Warriors after opening as a 10.5-point underdog. The total, meanwhile, is sitting at 209.5, down from the opening number of 210.
WARRIORS KEY TRENDS: The Warriors are 20-6 against the spread in their last 26 games when playing on one day of rest. They're also 5-2-1 against the number in their last eight road games, but are just 5-12-1 at the betting window in their last 18 Saturday games. They're 1-4 against the spread in their last five games versus Southwest opponents as well.
GRIZZLIES KEY TRENDS: Memphis is a perfect 7-0 against the spread in tiher last seven games versus Western Conference foes anda re 4-1 against the number in their last five games overall. They've covered in six of their last eight games on Saturday as well, but are winless at 0-5 at the betting window in their last five home games versus a team with a winning road record.
OUR PREDICTION: Tonight should be relatively low-scoring between these two teams. The under has cashed in seven of the last eight meetings between these teams in Memphis and is 8-2 in the last 10 meetings overall. The under is also 3-1-1 in the Grizzlies' last five games, is 7-2 in their last nine home games when playing an opponent with a winning road record, and is 9-1-1 in their last 11 home games overall. On the other side, the under is 4-0 in the Warriors' last four road games, is 8-2 in their last 10 games when playing an opponent with a winning record, and is 5-2 in their last seven games coming off a win.
SATURDAY NBA PREDICTION: WARRIORS/GRIZZLIES UNDER 209.5