Looking to win big? The Heat and Grizzlies face off at 8:00 ET on BSSE. The Grizzlies are hosting the game at FedExForum in Memphis, TN. The Heat are the favored team in this non-conference contest against the Grizzlies. The game’s over/under currently sits at 218.5 points.
MIAMI HEAT VS MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES BETTING PICK
The Pick: Memphis Grizzlies +2.5
This game will be played at FedExForum at 8:00 ET on Wednesday, November 8th.
WHY BET THE MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 106-105 in favor of the Heat.
- Our projections have Tyler Herro finishing with Tyler Herro points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists.
- From the field, we have the Heat finishing with a field goal percentage of 48.1% and knocking down 13 threes.
Can Miami Pull Off A Win at FedExForum?
Coming into today’s matchup, the Heat will be looking to build on their current two game winning streak and their overall record is currently 3-4. In away games this season, the Heat have put together a 0-3 record, whereas they have a 3-1 record when playing at home.
Miami currently has an ATS record below .500, sitting at 1-6 at this point. In their last two road games, Miami has been unable to cover the spread, and they hold an ATS record of 1-2 on the road as opposed to 0-4 at home.
In their most recent game, the Heat’s offense concluded with only 108 points against the Lakers. Throughout the game, they made 12/37 three-point attempts and had a field goal percentage of 46.6%. Offensively, the Heat have a season long field goal percentage of 45%, which is 26th in the league In terms of three-pointers, they are 27th in percentage and 17th in three-pointers made.
The Heat’s defense is presently ranked 14thth in the league, allowing an average of 111.3 points per contest. In the current season, the Heat defense has excelled, sitting 14thth in the NBA by allowing 111.3 points per game.
Do the Grizzlies Stand a Chance at Home?
The Grizzlies will face the Heat bringing in an overall record of 1-6 and a 0-3 record over their previous three games. Currently, in the Western Conference, the team is ranked 15th, and they are 5th in the Southwest division.
Memphis’ ATS record sits below .500 (2-5). This season, Memphis has a 1-4 record against the spread when they are the favorites, and they are 1-1 as underdogs.
In their recent game, the Grizzlies’ offense concluded with 112 points, consistent with their ongoing season average of 108.3 points per contest. Offensively, the Grizzlies have a season long field goal percentage of 44%, which is 16th in the league In terms of three-pointers, they are 22nd in percentage and 16th in three-pointers made.
At present, the Grizzlies’ defense is ranked 20thth, allowing 115.0 points per game. Memphis’ defense has been playing well, ranking 20thth in the NBA with 115.0 points allowed per game.