Trends favor Grizzlies over Warriors
MEMPHIS, TN (The Spread) – The Grizzlies host the Warriors tonight at 8:00PM ET in a matchup that has favored to the favorite in recent meetings.
Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have installed the Grizzlies as 2.5-point home favorites over the Warriors for tonight's game. Memphis enters play with a 19-4 record and is 13-9-1 against the spread this season, while Golden State is an impressive 21-2 on the year but is just 9-14 at the betting window.
The Warriors are 4-1 against the spread in their last five road games and 4-0 against the number in their last four games playing on one day of rest. They're also 20-6 ATS in their last 26 games versus Western Conference opponents, 25-9 ATS in their last 34 games overall and 20-7 ATS in their last 27 games following a straight up win.
That said, they've struggled to cover the number against the Warriors, going 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games versus Golden State. The favorite is also 4-1 at the betting window in the last five meetings between these two teams.