Dallas Mavericks at Memphis Grizzlies - 1/14/22 NBA Picks and Prediction
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Memphis Grizzlies (29-14) vs Dallas Mavericks (22-19)
Game Info: Friday, January 14, 2022 at 10:00 pm (FedExForum)
Betting Odds: Memphis Grizzlies -3 -- Over/Under: 217.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Dallas Mavericks and Memphis Grizzlies meet Friday in NBA action at the FedExForum. The Dallas Mavericks look for a win after winning six of their last seven games. The Memphis Grizzlies look to build on their 11-game winning streak.
The Dallas Mavericks are averaging 105.3 points on 5 percent shooting and allowing 103.4 points on 45.5 percent shooting. Luka Doncic is averaging 24.7 points and 8.8 assists, while Kristaps Porzingis is averaging 20.6 points and 8 rebounds. Jalen Brunson is the third double-digit scorer and Tim Hardaway Jr. is grabbing 3.9 rebounds. The Dallas Mavericks are shooting 33.2 percent from beyond the arc and 76 percent from the free throw line. The Dallas Mavericks are allowing 34.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.6 rebounds per game.
The Memphis Grizzlies are averaging 112.2 points on 45.5 percent shooting and allowing 107.9 points on 45.1 percent shooting. Ja Morant is averaging 24.9 points and 6.7 assists, while Dillon Brooks is averaging 18.4 points and 3.3 rebounds. Desmond Bane is the third double-digit scorer and Jaren Jackson Jr. is dishing 1.1 assists. The Memphis Grizzlies are shooting 34.6 percent from beyond the arc and 74.8 percent from the free throw line. The Memphis Grizzlies are allowing 36.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 48.3 rebounds per game.
The Mavericks are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 1 days rest and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Grizzlies are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 0 days rest and 18-6 ATS in their last 24 games overall. The under is 4-1 in Mavericks last 5 road games. The under is 5-2 in Grizzlies last 7 games playing on 0 days rest. The over is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings in Memphis.
The Dallas Mavericks are allowing 43.9 percent shooting in their last five games, and they've seen 16 of their last 21 games go under the total. The Memphis Grizzlies are allowing 41.4 percent shooting from the field in their last five games, and they've seen five of their last six home games go under the total. Both of these teams are getting after it defensively, and the previous two meetings in December averaged 193.5 points. Give me the under.
Randy’s Pick Under 217.5
AUTHOR: Randy Chambers
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