Memphis Grizzlies vs. Charlotte Hornets - 11/28/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Charlotte Hornets (9-7) at Memphis Grizzlies (11-6)
NBA Basketball: Monday, November 28, 2016 at 8:00 pm (FedExForum)
The Line: Memphis Grizzlies -2.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Charlotte Hornets and Memphis Grizzlies square off Monday night in NBA action at the FedExForum.
The Charlotte Hornets look to break out of their funk after losing six of their last nine games. The Charlotte Hornets are averaging 105.8 points on 44 percent shooting and allowing 103.4 points on 43.9 percent shooting. Kemba Walker is averaging 24.5 points and 5.1 assists while Nicolas Batum is averaging 14.3 points and 6.7 rebounds. Frank Kaminsky III is the third double-digit scorer and Cody Zeller is grabbing 5.3 rebounds. The Charlotte Hornets are shooting 35.5 percent from beyond the arc and 73.7 percent from the free throw line. The Charlotte Hornets are allowing 34.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 45.4 rebounds per game. The Charlotte Hornets have lost three of their last four road games.
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The Memphis Grizzlies look to keep the ball rolling after winning eight of their last 10 games. The Memphis Grizzlies are averaging 97.6 points on 42.3 percent shooting and allowing 96.9 points on 43.7 percent shooting. Mike Conley is averaging 19.5 points and 5.8 assists while Marc Gasol is averaging 17.9 points and 5.4 rebounds. Zach Randolph is the third double-digit scorer and Vince Carter is grabbing four rebounds. The Memphis Grizzlies are shooting 33.8 percent from beyond the arc and 79.5 percent from the free throw line. The Memphis Grizzlies are allowing 33.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.6 rebounds per game. The Memphis Grizzlies have split their last six home games.
The Hornets are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 Monday games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Grizzlies are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 home games and 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games overall. The road team is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings and the underdog is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
The Memphis Grizzlies are playing their best ball of the season right now, while the Hornets continue to be hit or miss and haven't played well on the road as of late. With the Grizzlies in their current form, you have to like them at home with the cheap line.