Grizzlies vs. Warriors Prediction
The Memphis Grizzlies will play in Oakland Monday night when they visit the Golden State Warriors at 10:30 p.m. ET. Is the betting total for tonight’s game set too low?
10:30 p.m. ET, Monday, December 17, 2018
Oracle Arena, Oakland, CA
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Public Betting Trends
According to oddsmakers from online sportsbook BetNow.eu, the Warriors are 11-point favorites to beat the Grizzlies. The total, meanwhile, sits at 209.5 points and as of this writing, 55% of the public betting tickets wagered at online sportsbooks are on the Warriors to cover the point spread.
Memphis Grizzlies Fantasy Spin
JaMychal Green scored 13 points (5-of-7 FG, 3-of-4 FT) with six rebounds and three assists in 25 minutes Saturday vs. the Rockets. Green, who made his season debut November 18, has been solid as a reserve for the Grizzlies. Entering Saturday, he was averaging 11.6 points and 7.0 rebounds per game as a reserve (14 appearances). By comparison Green averaged 7.5 points, 6.0 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game in Memphis' first two games of the season as a starter.
Golden State Warriors Fantasy Spin
Stephen Curry scored 35 points (11-of-23 FGs, 8-of-8 FTs) with seven rebounds, six assists, three steals, and five 3-pointers in 36 minutes against the Kings on Friday. The three steals mark a new season-high for Curry, who has registered at least one steal in the seven games since returning from injury and in all but four games this season. After scoring just 10 points last time out, he scored 30+ for the fourth time in his last seven games. He's been a top-4 player since returning on Dec. 1.
NBA Betting Trends
The Grizzlies are 1-4 against the spread in their last five games overall and 2-6 ATS in their last eight games playing on only one day of rest.
The Warriors have failed to cover the spread in 12 of their last 17 games overall and are winless at 0-4 at the betting window in their last four home games.
The over is 5-2 in the Grizzlies’ last seven games when facing an opponent with a winning percentage of .600 and is 5-1 in the Warriors’ last six games coming off an ATS loss. In Golden State’s last seven games against a team that allowed 100 points or more in its previous game, the over is 6-1. There should be enough offensive firepower on both sides for over bettors should cash tonight.
Monday NBA Prediction: Grizzlies/Warriors over 209.5