Against The Spread Pick
The future of the league is on display on Friday night with Ja Morant and Zion Williamson going head to head. These two teams just faced off a little over a week ago with the Pelicans winning by ten points. In this game the Pelicans might come out with a win, but it’s going to be close. This Grizzlies squad has to be one of the most confident in all of basketball. The most impressive part of their game is how many different styles of games they can win.Two games ago they beat Denver by only giving up 96 points, and in the last game they won by putting up 127. It doesn’t matter pace of play happens in this game, they are going to find success. The Grizzlies are 18-7-1 against the spread in their last 26 games. Back the Grizzlies to cash in this game.
Over Under Pick
These are two teams who can score a lot of points, but this total is too high. Over the last five games the Pelicans are averaging 119.4 points per game while the Grizzlies are putting up 113. The Grizzlies defense has also been good during the stretch giving up 108.4. Look for the Grizzles to try and slow down the pace a bit. The under is 7-2 in the Grizzles last nine games overall. Back the under to cash in this game.