Grizzlies vs. Mavericks - 2/6/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Dallas Mavericks (28-24) at Memphis Grizzlies (29-20)
NBA Basketball: Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 8:00 pm (FedExForum)
The Line: Memphis Grizzlies -4 -- Over/Under: 196 See the Latest Odds
The Dallas Mavericks and Memphis Grizzlies square off Saturday night at the FedExForum.
The Dallas Mavericks need a victory after losing six of their last nine games. The Dallas Mavericks are averaging 100.4 points on 43.8 percent shooting and allowing 100.9 points on 44.7 percent shooting. Dirk Nowitzki is averaging 17.7 points and 6.5 rebounds while Wesley Matthews is averaging 12.3 points and 1.9 assists. Chandler Parsons is dishing 2.4 assists and Zaza Pachulia is grabbing 11 rebounds. The Dallas Mavericks are shooting 33.9 percent from beyond the arc and 78.3 percent from the free throw line. The Mavericks are allowing 33.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.2 rebounds per game. The Dallas Mavericks have lost five of their last seven road games.
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The Memphis Grizzlies look to build on their five-game winning streak. The Memphis Grizzlies are averaging 97.7 points on 44 percent shooting and allowing 99 points on 44.7 percent shooting. Marc Gasol is averaging 16.7 points and 7.1 rebounds while Mike Conley is averaging 14.6 points and 6.1 assists. Zach Randolph is grabbing eight rebounds and Mario Chalmers is dishing four assists. The Memphis Grizzlies are shooting 33.9 percent from beyond the arc and 79.4 percent from the free throw line. The Grizzlies are allowing 35.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 40.9 rebounds per game. The Memphis Grizzlies have won six straight home games.
The Mavericks are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games playing on 0 days rest and 0-5 ATS in their last 5 road games. The Grizzlies are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games playing on 0 days rest and 11-2 ATS in their last 13 home games. The Mavericks are 5-2 ATS in the last 7 meetings in Memphis.
The Grizzlies are one of the hotter teams in the league right now, especially when playing in the Grind House. The Mavs dropped a stinker at home Friday night and that's likely going to carry over on the road with a quick turnaround.