Grizzlies vs. 76ers - 11/29/15 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Philadelphia 76ers (0-17) at Memphis Grizzlies (9-8)
NBA Basketball: Sunday, November 29, 2015 at 6:00 pm (FedExForum)
The Line: Memphis Grizzlies -11.5 -- Over/Under: 194 See the Latest Odds
TV: NBATV, CSN
The Philadelphia 76ers and Memphis Grizzlies square off Sunday at the FedExForum.
The Philadelphia 76ers are still looking for their first win after an 0-17 start to the year. The Philadelphia 76ers are averaging 91.2 points on 41.6 percent shooting and allowing 103.5 points on 44.4 percent shooting. Jahlil Okafor is averaging 18 points and 7.9 rebounds while Robert Covington is averaging 13.3 points and six rebounds. Isaiah Canaan is dishing 1.8 assists and Jerami Grant is grabbing 4.9 rebounds. The Philadelphia 76ers are shooting 31.7 percent from beyond the arc and 71.2 percent from the free throw line. The 76ers are averaging 17.5 turnovers and allowing teams to shoot 37.2 percent from deep. The Philadelphia 76ers have lost 15 straight road games. Nerlens Noel is questionable with a knee injury.
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The Memphis Grizzlies look to keep rolling after winning six of their last eight games. The Memphis Grizzlies are averaging 96.5 points on 42.4 percent shooting and allowing 100.4 points on 45.9 percent shooting. Mike Conley is averaging 15.6 points and 6.6 assists while Marc Gasol is averaging 15.2 points and 6.9 rebounds. Mario Chalmers is dishing 2.9 assists and Jeff Green is grabbing 4.4 rebounds. The Memphis Grizzlies are shooting 31.9 percent from beyond the arc and 83.9 percent from the free throw line. The Grizzlies are allowing 42.5 percent shooting in their last five games and have held four of their last five opponents under 100 points. The Memphis Grizzlies have won five of their last seven home games. Zach Randolph is questionable with a knee injury.
The 76ers are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 road games and 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The Grizzlies are 3-7 ATS in their last 10 home games and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The 76ers are 1-3-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Memphis and 3-9-1 ATS in the last 13 meetings overall.
The 76ers have been getting closer and closer to getting their first win and have done a nice job of covering big numbers lately. However, the Grizzlies are playing better and are head & shoulders the better team here. I'll take Memphis by double digits.