Grizzlies at Warriors - 11/2/15 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Memphis Grizzlies (2-1) at Golden State Warriors (3-0)
NBA Basketball: Monday, November 2, 2015 at 10:30 pm (Oracle Arena)
The Line: Golden State Warriors -8.5 -- Over/Under: 199 See the Latest Odds
TV: NBATV, CSNB
The Memphis Grizzlies and Golden State Warriors square off Monday night at the Oracle Arena.
The Memphis Grizzlies look to string together a three-game winning streak here. The Memphis Grizzlies are averaging 96.3 points on 42.6 percent shooting and allowing 100 points on 48.1 percent shooting. Mike Conley is averaging 14.3 points and eight assists while Marc Gasol is averaging 13 points and 5.7 rebounds. Zach Randolph is grabbing 9.7 rebounds and Beno Udrih is dishing 3.7 assists. The Memphis Grizzlies are 2-1 despite allowing 38.9 percent shooting from deep and getting just 58.3 points from their starters. Tony Allen, who gave Golden State fits in last year’s playoffs, has six steals and 14 rebounds in his last two games. The Grizzlies have lost six of their last 10 regular season road games.
The Golden State Warriors hope to cruise to what seems like an effortless 4-0 start. The Golden State Warriors are averaging 119 points on 47.6 percent shooting and allowing 102.3 points on 41.9 percent shooting. Stephen Curry is averaging 39.3 points and 7.3 assists while Draymond Green is averaging 13.3 points and seven rebounds. Andre Iguodala is dishing 3.3 assists and Harrison Barnes is grabbing seven rebounds. The Golden State Warriors are shooting 40.7 percent from downtown and getting 83.3 points from their starters, which is 16 points more than league average. The Warriors are just beating the hell out of teams right now at both ends of the court. The Warriors haven’t lost a regular season home game since January 27th.
The Grizzlies are 2-5-1 ATS in their last 8 vs. Western Conference and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Warriors are 22-9 ATS in their last 31 Monday games and 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Grizzlies are 7-3 ATS in the last 10 meetings in Golden State.
USA TODAY Sports
The Warriors are simply on another level right now and are showing no signs of slowing down. I'm not sure Memphis has enough horses to keep this under single digits. Give me Golden State. You'll hear that a lot from me this season.