Suns vs. Grizzlies - 2/2/15 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Memphis Grizzlies (35-12) at Phoenix Suns (28-21)
NBA Basketball: Monday, February 2, 2015 at 9:00 pm (US Airways Center)
The Line: Phoenix Suns +1.5 -- Over/Under: 207.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: SportsSouth, FS-Arizona
The Phoenix Suns and the Memphis Grizzlies face off on Monday at US Airways Center in a NBA Western Conference battle.
The Phoenix Suns are 28-21 this season and they are coming off of a loss at Golden State on Saturday. The Suns are averaging 106.8 points and they are shooting 46.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 104.9 points and their opponents are shooting 45.4 percent. Eric Bledsoe leads Phoenix averaging 16.9 points, 5.2 rebounds, and 6.0 assists per game. Goran Dragic is averaging 16.5 points, Markieff Morris is averaging 15.2 points and 6.0 rebounds, and Isaiah Thomas is averaging 15.1 points. The Suns are 15-9 at home and 6-4 in their last 10 games.
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The Memphis Grizzlies are 35-12 this season and they have won their last six games. The Grizzlies are averaging 101.3 points per game shooting 46.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 96 points and their opponents are shooting 44.1 percent. Marc Gasol leads Memphis averaging 18.7 points and 8.2 rebounds per game. Mike Conley is averaging 17.2 points and 5.6 assists, Zach Randolph is averaging 17.1 points and 12.2 rebounds, and Jeff Green is averaging 12.4 points. Memphis is 14-7 on the road and 9-1 in their last 10 games.
Phoenix is 5-2 against the spread following a loss, 1-5 against the spread in their last six games, and 0-4 against the spread against the Western Conference. Memphis is 5-1 against the spread against the Western Conference, 6-2-1 against the spread following a win, and 7-2-2 against the spread in their last 11 games. Memphis has covered the point spread in their last six games against Phoenix.
The total in this one is set at 205 and my free pick is the under. My stronger play is on who will cover the spread and I will post that in the Premium Area as well as on the App.