Memphis Grizzlies vs. Atlanta Hawks - 10/9/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Atlanta Hawks (0-0) vs Memphis Grizzlies (0-0)
NBA Basketball: Monday, October 9, 2017 at 8:30 pm (Philips Arena)
The Line: Atlanta Hawks -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Memphis Grizzlies lock horns with the Atlanta Hawks in NBA Monday action.
The Memphis Grizzlies are looking to log another win with a visit to the Atlanta Hawks on Monday. Memphis comes off a solid scoring and defensive performance in a 110-89 victory at the Philadelphia 78ers. Memphis was airtight at the defensive end in the second half with only 34 points allowed as they outshot Philadelphia46.7%-34.8% and held a sizeable 57-40 advantage on the backboards. Brandan Wright paced the Grizzlies offense with 16 points and eight rebounds on 7-11 from the field while Andrew Harrison tossed in 14 points and handed out five helpers. JaMychal Green added eleven points with six others scoring between 8-9 points to give the Grizzlies balanced scoring.
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The Atlanta Hawks look to get a win when the Memphis Grizzlies pay a visit on Monday night. Atlanta is coming in off of a 109-87 defeat at the Detroit Pistons where neither ends of the floor were able to come through. The Hawks struggled to score with a 14 points in the second quarter hurting the offense while a 37 point third quarter from the Pistons hurting the defense. The Hawks allowed nearly 49% from floor but responded with 36.5% with 20 fewer rebounds. Malcolm Delaney was one of the few players to shoot the ball well for Atlanta with a team high 15 points on 5-10 from the floor while the twosome Taurean Prince and John Collins netted ten points apiece with Collins grabbing a team high six rebounds.
Over is 4-0-1 in Grizzlies last 5 games following a ATS win and over is 5-0-1 in Grizzlies last 6 when their opponent allows 100 points or more in their previous game and the over is 4-0 in Grizzlies last 4 overall. Hawks are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 home games and over is 4-1-1 in Hawks last 6 home games and Hawks are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games following a straight up loss of more than 10 points. Under is 4-0 in the last 4 meetings in Atlanta and under is 6-1 in the last 7 meetings and Grizzlies are 5-2 ATS in the last 7 meetings in Atlanta.
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