Grizzlies vs. Kings - 3/2/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Sacramento Kings (24-33) at Memphis Grizzlies (35-24)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at 8:00 pm (FedExForum)
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The Sacramento Kings and Memphis Grizzlies square off Wednesday at the FedExForum.
The Sacramento Kings could use a win after losing 10 of their last 14 games. The Sacramento Kings are averaging 107.2 points on 46.2 percent shooting and allowing 109.6 points on 46.2 percent shooting. DeMarcus Cousins is averaging 27.3 points and 11.3 rebounds while Darren Collison is averaging 13.5 points and 3.9 assists. Omri Casspi is grabbing 6.3 rebounds and Rajon Rondo is dishing 12 assists. The Sacramento Kings are shooting 36 percent from beyond the arc and 72.6 percent from the free throw line. The Kings are allowing 37 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 45.2 rebounds per game. The Sacramento Kings have lost six of their last eight road games. Rudy Gay and Seth Curry are questionable.
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The Memphis Grizzlies look to stay hot after winning 10 of their last 14 games. The Memphis Grizzlies are averaging 99.1 points on 44.6 percent shooting and allowing 99.5 points on 44.6 percent shooting. Mike Conley is averaging 15.1 points and 6.2 assists while Zach Randolph is averaging 14.5 points and 7.9 rebounds. Lance Stephenson is grabbing 4.2 rebounds and Mario Chalmers is dishing 3.7 assists. The Memphis Grizzlies are shooting 33.9 percent from beyond the arc and 79 percent from the free throw line. The Grizzlies are allowing 35.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 40.8 rebounds per game. The Memphis Grizzlies have won eight of their last 10 home games.
The Kings are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 vs. Western Conference and 1-7 ATS in their last 8 road games. The Grizzlies are 13-4 ATS in their last 17 home games and 10-4 ATS in their last 14 games overall. The Kings are 7-15-1 ATS in the last 23 meetings in Memphis and 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings overall.
A banged up Kings team that continues to struggle on the road isn't going to in Memphis. Give me the Grizzlies and the reasonable chalk.