Los Angeles Clippers vs. Memphis Grizzlies - 11/16/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Memphis Grizzlies (5-5) at Los Angeles Clippers (10-1)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at 10:30 pm (STAPLES Center)
The Line: Los Angeles Clippers -11 -- Over/Under: 198 See the Latest Odds
The Memphis Grizzlies and Los Angeles Clippers meet late Wednesday night in NBA action at the Staples Center on ESPN.
The Memphis Grizzlies look for their second road victory of the season to get a game above a .500 record. The Memphis Grizzlies are averaging 97.5 points on 42 percent shooting and allowing 101.9 points on 46.1 percent shooting. Mike Conley is averaging 18.7 points and 6.3 assists while Marc Gasol is averaging 18.6 points and six rebounds. Zach Randolph is the third double-digit scorer and Vince Carter is grabbing 4.2 rebounds. The Memphis Grizzlies are shooting 32.2 percent from beyond the arc and 78.2 percent from the free throw line. The Memphis Grizzlies are allowing 35.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 41.6 rebounds per game. The Memphis Grizzlies have lost nine of their last 10 road games.
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The Los Angeles Clippers hope to keep the ball rolling and build on their impressive 10-1 start. The Los Angeles Clippers are averaging 108.8 points on 46.1 percent shooting and allowing 92.2 points on 40.9 percent shooting. Blake Griffin is averaging 20.2 points and 9.5 rebounds while Chris Paul is averaging 19.2 points and 8.5 assists. J.J. Redick is the third double-digit scorer and DeAndre Jordan is grabbing 12.4 rebounds. The Los Angeles Clippers are shooting 37.5 percent from beyond the arc and 73.5 percent from the free throw line. The Los Angeles Clippers are allowing 33.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 45.6 rebounds per game. The Los Angeles Clippers have won three straight home games.
The Grizzlies are 1-9 ATS in their last 10 road games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Clippers are 10-2 ATS in their last 12 home games and 20-8 ATS in their last 28 games overall. The Grizzlies are 6-1 ATS in the last 7 meetings in Los Angeles and 12-4 ATS in the last 16 meetings overall.
The Clippers have been the most impressive team in the NBA out of the gate and are rolling off victories of 20 points or more recently. The Clippers combination of offense and defense has been lights out in 11 straight games. The Grizzlies are looking real shaky and don't have the firepower or depth to hang with a Clippers team in this form. Another Clippers win by double digits is in the cards.