Los Angeles Clippers vs. Memphis Grizzlies - 11/9/15 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Memphis Grizzlies (3-4) at Los Angeles Clippers (4-2)
NBA Basketball: Monday, November 9, 2015 at 10:30 pm (STAPLES Center)
The Line: Los Angeles Clippers -5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Memphis Grizzlies and Los Angeles Clippers meet Monday night at the Staples Center.
The Memphis Grizzlies need a nice road win to get back to a .500 record. The Memphis Grizzlies are averaging 90.9 points on 40.1 percent shooting and allowing 101.7 points on 47 percent shooting. Mike Conley is averaging 13.4 points and 6.1 assists while Zach Randolph is averaging 12.6 points and 8.9 rebounds. Marc Gasol is grabbing 6.1 rebounds and Jeff Green is dishing 1.9 assists. The Memphis Grizzlies are allowing teams to shoot 42 percent from deep and are giving up 42.1 points to team’s benches. Needless to say, the Grizzlies look nothing like the team we’re used to seeing and you have to start questioning if it may be time to actually start blowing things up.
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The Los Angeles Clippers look for a win after splitting their last four games. The Los Angeles Clippers are averaging 107.3 points on 48.1 percent shooting and allowing 103 points on 41.4 percent shooting. Blake Griffin is averaging 29.3 points and 9.7 rebounds while J.J. Redick is averaging 15.3 points and two assists. DeAndre Jordan is grabbing 13.5 rebounds and Lance Stephenson is dishing 2.7 assists. The Los Angeles Clippers are shooting just 27.5 percent from downtown but are getting 76.2 points from their starting five. The Clippers have topped 100 points in all six games and are averaging just 12.3 turnovers. Chris Paul is questionable with a groin injury.
The Grizzlies are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games following a ATS loss and 2-8 ATS in their last 10 games overall. The Clippers are 3-10 ATS in their last 13 Monday games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 1 days rest. The Grizzlies are 5-0 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Los Angeles and 10-2 ATS in the last 12 meetings overall.
Chris Paul or no Chris Paul, you can't take the Grizzlies serious with the way they're playing right now. Seriously, Memphis looks nothing like a playoff team and will have their work cut out for them with the way the Clippers can put the ball in the hoop.