At 8:00 ET, the Memphis Grizzlies will host the Golden State Warriors at FedExForum. The Warriors (-270) are favored by 6.5 points over the Grizzlies (+218). Golden State is 20-24 and 12th in the Western Conference, while Memphis is 18-30 and 13th in the West. The over/under line for the game is 223 points.

This is a Western Conference matchup and will be televised on NBCS.

GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS VS MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES BETTING PICK

The Pick: Memphis Grizzlies +6.5

This game will be played at FedExForum at 8:00 ET on Friday, February 2nd.

WHY BET THE MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 110-107 in favor of the Warriors.
  • Our projections have Stephen Curry finishing with Stephen Curry points, 4 rebounds and 5 assists.
  • From the field, we have the Warriors finishing with a field goal percentage of 46.8% and knocking down 12 threes.

Will Golden State Shock Everyone at FedExForum?

In games against Western Conference teams, the Warriors are 11-19 compared to 9-5 against the East. This season, they are 7-11 on the road and 13-13 at home.

Golden State’s ATS record on the road is 11-7, and they are 9-17 ATS as the favorite. As the favorite, they have a straight-up record of 16-10.

This season, the Warriors have an O/U record of 26-17-1, and their games have averaged 237.3 points per game. Today’s O/U line is set at 223.

The Warriors won their last game against the 76ers by a score of 119-107. They were favored by 1 point in that game, and the O/U line was 233.

Following the win, the Warriors are now 20-24 on the season. In the Western Conference, they are currently in 12th place and 5th in the Pacific Division.

When it comes to scoring, the Warriors are 7th in the league at 118.6 points per game. Interestingly, they have actually been better on the road this season, averaging 118.9 points compared to 118.3 at home.

Golden State’s offense is heavily reliant on the three-point shot, as they are 2nd in the NBA in made threes at 15 per game. Overall, they are shooting 37% from deep, which is 9th in the league.

So far this season, the Warriors have outscored the NBA scoring average in 59.1% of their games. They are also 10th in the league in pace at 99.7 possessions per game.

At present, the Warriors’ defense is ranked 22nd, allowing 118.8 points per game. In terms of two point field goal attempts, the Warriors defense has allowed a shooting percentage of 55.0% while allowing 36.4% from downtown.

Does Memphis Have a Shot at a Home Win?

As the underdog, the Grizzlies have an ATS record of 18-17 and have gone 12-23 straight-up. In their last three games, they have been the underdog and have gone 0-3.

This season, Memphis has an average scoring differential of -7.1 points per game as the underdog. Their O/U record as the underdog is 19-28-1, and the average over/under line in their games is 219.9.

Memphis’ O/U record for the season is 19-28-1, and their games have averaged 219.9 points per game. Today’s over/under line is set at 223.

In their last game, the Grizzlies lost to the Cavaliers by a score of 108-101. Memphis covered the spread as 8.5-point underdogs, and the O/U line for the game was 215.5.

This season, Memphis is 18-30 overall and is currently in 13th place in the Western Conference. In games against other Western Conference teams, they are 12-22 and 6-6 against their division.

Memphis has gone 23-25 against the spread this season and has covered in their last four games. At home, they are 8-14 ATS, compared to 15-11 on the road.

At home this season, the Grizzlies are averaging just 104.5 points per game, which is 30th in the NBA. Overall, they are 30th in scoring at 107.4 points per game. In terms of field goal percentage, Memphis is 30th at 43%.

So far, the Grizzlies have outscored the NBA scoring average in just 22.9% of their games. When it comes to pace, they are 15th at 98.7 possessions per game. In terms of two-point shooting, Memphis is 29th at 51%.

When it comes to three-point shooting, the Grizzlies are 9th in made threes at 13.5 per game. However, they are just 29th in three-point shooting percentage at 34%. In terms of free throws, Memphis is 24th in made free throws at 16.3 per game.

Memphis’ defense has been playing well, ranking 11th in the NBA with 112.5 points allowed per game. So far this season, the Grizzlies’ defense has struggled with fouls, averaging 10th in fouls per contest. On average, opponents are getting to the line 22.8 times per game vs. Memphis.