Memphis vs. Golden State: prediction for the NBA match
Memphis secured a victory in the most recent match. Will the Grizzlies achieve a success in the game against Golden State on March 19? The answer is in our prediction.
Memphis secured four victories in five latest matches. They managed to beat Golden State (131:110) and Dallas (112:108) at home, then Grizzlies beat the Mavericks once again, this time on away (114:88), and also secured a narrow victory over San Antonio (126:120). But on March 16, team suffered an away defeat to Miami (119:138). With 42 victories and 27 defeats, Tennessee team is at the 3rd position in the Western conference.
Team's leader on points (27.1 per game) and assists (8.2) per game Ja Morant won't help his team in the upcoming game. Second pick of 2019 NBA Draft is still suspended.
Golden State Warriors
Golden State suffered two defeats in four latest matches, losing to Clippers (126:134) and Atlanta (119:127) on away. Before that, the Warriors secured home victories over Milwaukee (125:116) and Phoenix (123:112) at home. With 36 victories and 35 defeats, Golden State team is currently at the 6th position in the Western conference.
Golden State have no selection problems in the upcoming game. Team's leader on points per game (22.0), Klay Thompson, is healthy and ready to play.
Ставка Bane: total over 20.5 points
Bane averages 21.5 points per game
Ставка Jackson: total over 6,5 rebounds
Jackson averages 6,4 rebounds per game
Bookmakers are giving a slight edge to Memphis here. It's hard to argue with them. Grizzlies are yet to clinch a play-off spot, just like the Warriors, so both teams need a victory here. We believe that the Golden State won't lose the game by a wide margin.
Our prediction - Golden State to win with a handicap of (+3.5) points
Memphis average 118 points per game at home, while Golden State score 116 on away. Head-to-head matches between these teams are usually high-scoring. Opponents managed to beat the total of 230 points in 3 of 4 latest matches. Taking that into account, we offer to place a bet on total over.
Our second bet is on total over 235,5 points