Mavericks vs Grizzlies Prediction - NBA Picks 3/11/23

Memphis Grizzlies (39-26) vs Dallas Mavericks (34-33)

Game Info: Saturday, March 11, 2023 at 8:00 pm (FedExForum)

Betting Odds: Memphis Grizzlies -5 -- Over/Under: Click Here for the Latest Odds

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The Dallas Mavericks and Memphis Grizzlies meet Saturday in the NBA action at the FedExForum. Let’s preview this game and give out a pick and prediction.

The Dallas Mavericks are averaging 114 points on 47.5 percent shooting and allowing 113.2 points on 48.7 percent shooting. Luka Doncic is averaging 33.4 points and 8.1 assists, while Kyrie Irving is averaging 27 points and 4.9 rebounds. Christian Wood is the third double-digit scorer and Tim Hardaway Jr. is grabbing 3.6 rebounds. The Dallas Mavericks are shooting 37 percent from beyond the arc and 75 percent from the free throw line. The Dallas Mavericks are allowing 35.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 38.5 rebounds per game.

The Memphis Grizzlies are averaging 115.8 points on 46.9 percent shooting and allowing 112 points on 44.9 percent shooting. Ja Morant is averaging 27.1 points and 8.2 assists, while Desmond Bane is averaging 21.5 points and 5 rebounds. Jaren Jackson Jr. is the third double-digit scorer and Dillon Brooks is grabbing 3.3 rebounds. The Memphis Grizzlies are shooting 34.5 percent from beyond the arc and 72.4 percent from the free throw line. The Memphis Grizzlies are allowing 35.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 47.3 rebounds per game.

The Mavericks are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Grizzlies are 41-17-1 ATS in their last 59 home games and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The over is 3-1-1 in Mavericks last 5 overall. The under is 15-5-1 in Grizzlies last 21 overall. The Mavericks are 7-3 ATS in the last 10 meetings in Memphis and 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings.

The Dallas Mavericks are going to be without Luka, and there's a chance Kyrie misses the game as well due to personal reasons. It's hard to back the Mavs without their best player and possibly their second-best player. The Memphis Grizzlies have issues of their own, but they're at home where they win by an average of 10.9 points, and they showed against the Warriors they're still dangerous at home. I'll lay the chalk.

Randy’s Pick Memphis Grizzlies -5

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