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Golden State is favored by 6.5 points today against Memphis. As the favorite, the Warriors have a scoring differential of +2.1 points per game. Overall, they are 16-10 as the favorite this season.
When looking at their ATS record, the Warriors are 21-22 for the season and 11-7 on the road. As the favorite, their ATS record is 9-17 on the road and 12-5 as the underdog.
Golden State has won their last two games as the underdog and are 4-14 as the underdog this season. In non-conference games, they are 9-5 compared to 11-19 against Western Conference opponents.
The Warriors’ O/U record for the season is 26-17-1, and their games have averaged 237.3 points per game. Today’s O/U line is set at 223, and 39 of their games have had higher O/U lines than that.
In their last game, the Warriors defeated the 76ers by a score of 119-107. Golden State was favored by 1 point in that game, and the O/U line was 233.
The win over the 76ers moved the Warriors’ record to 20-24 for the NBA standings. In the Western Conference, they are in 12th place and 5th in the Pacific Division.
Grizzlies need to win
As the underdog, the Grizzlies are 12-23 on the season and have gone 18-17 against the spread as the underdog. Their ATS underdog streak is at six games, and they have a scoring margin of -7.1 points per game as the underdog.
Memphis’ O/U record for the season is 19-28-1, and the under has hit in their last three games. Today’s O/U line of 223 is lower than their season average of 219.9 points per game.
The Grizzlies lost their last game to the Cavaliers by a score of 108-101. Memphis was an 8.5-point underdog going into the game and covered the spread. The game went under the O/U line of 215.5.
Currently, the Grizzlies are in 13th place in the Western Conference with an 18-30 record. In the Southwest Division, they are in 4th place. This season, Memphis is 12-22 against other Western Conference teams and 6-8 in non-conference games.
Memphis has covered the spread in four straight games at home and has an ATS record of 8-14 at home. As the underdog, they are 18-17 ATS for the season.
|GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS vs MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES
|Location of the Game: FedExForum, Memphis
|Date and Time: Friday, February 2nd 8:00 ET
|Reason: 2023-2024 NBA Regular Season
|How to watch: watchlivesports.co
AI Predictions and Sport Betting AI Picks
|Sport Betting AI PICKS
AI Picks: Golden State Warriors 110 – Memphis Grizzlies 107
Sport Betting AI Picks: ATS Grizzlies +6.5 | ML Warriors -270 | UNDER 223
Warriors vs Grizzlies Prediction Odds
Golden State Warriors Game Analysis
When it comes to scoring, the Warriors are 7th in the NBA at 118.6 points per game. On the road, they are 5th in the league at 118.9 points per game.
So far this season, Golden State has outscored the NBA scoring average in 59.1% of their games. In terms of pace, the Warriors are 10th in the league at 99.7 possessions per game.
One area where the Warriors have excelled is three-point shooting. They are 2nd in the NBA in made threes at 15 per game. Overall, Golden State is 9th in three-point shooting percentage at 37%.
When it comes to defense, the Golden State Warriors have struggled this season, ranking 22nd in the NBA at 118.8 points per game allowed. This includes a 119.0 points per game average at home.
Over their last five games, the Warriors have been slightly better, ranking 24th in the league at 122.8 points per game allowed. During this stretch, opponents have shot 45.2% from the field against them, which is the 5th best mark in the NBA, as part of their NBA team stats.
One area where Golden State has struggled this season is in the blocked shots department, ranking 29th in the league at just 3.8 blocks per game. They have also been 26th in the NBA in made free throws allowed at 24.7 per game. Based on the NBA injury report, Chris Paul – Hand, Dario Saric – Illness, Gary Payton II – Hamstring and Moses Moody – Calf are out of this game. Meanwhile Draymond Green is probable for play tonight.
Memphis Grizzlies Game Analysis
When it comes to scoring, the Grizzlies have struggled this season. They are 30th in the league in scoring at just 107.4 points per game. At home, they are averaging just 104.5 points per game.
One area where Memphis has been successful is in three-point shooting. They are 9th in the NBA in three-pointers made per game, averaging 13.5. However, their overall three-point shooting percentage is just 34%.
Overall, the Grizzlies are 30th in field goal percentage at 43%. In terms of pace, they are 15th in the league at 98.7 possessions per game.
When it comes to defense, the Memphis Grizzlies have been solid this season, allowing 112.5 points per game, which is 11th in the NBA. In their last five games, they have been even better, giving up just 105.8 points per game, which is 4th in the league during that stretch.
One area where Memphis has excelled this season is in blocking shots, as they are 3rd in the NBA at 6.3 blocks per game. They have also done a good job of defending inside the arc, allowing opponents to shoot just 53.1% on two-point attempts, which is 7th in the league.
When it comes to defending the three-point line, the Grizzlies have been average, allowing opponents to shoot 37.9% from beyond the arc. In terms of three-pointers made per game, they are 18th in the NBA at 13.2. Many players are out for this game for the Grizzlies, affecting their NBA player stats. Marcus Smart (Finger), Victor Oladipo (Knee), Ja Morant (Shoulder), Brandon Clarke (Achilles), Desmond Bane (Ankle), Ziaire Williams (Hand) and Jake LaRavia (Ankle). Meanwhile Derrick Rose (Hamstring) and Luke Kennard (Knee) are questionable for the game.
Golden State Warriors vs Memphis Grizzlies Head-to-Head
The Grizzlies have gone a perfect 3-0 in their last three head to head matchups vs. the Warriors. When looking back over the last ten head to head meetings between the Grizzlies and Warriors, the Grizzlies hold the edge with an ATS record of 7-3.
In the last five head to head Warriors vs Grizzlies matchups, the average combined point total is 237 points per game. The over/under record in these matchups is 2-3.