Warriors vs Grizzlies Prediction - NBA Picks 3/18/23

Memphis Grizzlies (41-27) vs Golden State Warriors (36-34)

Game Info: Saturday, March 18, 2023 at 8:00 pm (FedExForum)

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

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

The Golden State Warriors are averaging 118.3 points on 47.6 percent shooting and allowing 117.7 points on 47.1 percent shooting. Stephen Curry is averaging 30.1 points and 6.3 assists, while Klay Thompson is averaging 22.1 points and 2.4 assists. Jordan Poole is the third double-digit scorer and Andrew Wiggins is dishing 2.3 assists. The Golden State Warriors are shooting 38.5 percent from beyond the arc and 79.3 percent from the free throw line. The Golden State Warriors are allowing 36.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 44 rebounds per game.

The Memphis Grizzlies are averaging 115.7 points on 46.9 percent shooting and allowing 111.9 points on 45 percent shooting. Ja Morant is averaging 27.1 points and 8.2 assists, while Desmond Bane is averaging 21.1 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 34.4 percent from beyond the arc and 72.7 percent from the free throw line. The Memphis Grizzlies are allowing 35.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 47 rebounds per game.

The Warriors are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games playing on 0 days rest and 16-35-1 ATS in their last 52 road games. The Grizzlies are 41-18-1 ATS in their last 60 home games and 3-7 ATS in their last 10 Saturday games. The over is 4-0-1 in Warriors last 5 overall. The under is 17-6-1 in Grizzlies last 24 overall. The Warriors are 0-7 ATS in the last 7 meetings in Memphis and 3-8 ATS in the last 11 meetings.

Both teams on the end of a back to back, it's the home team that usually has the edge in this spot. Also, we just saw the Grizzlies smoke the Warriors last week at home, and the Grizzlies have been trash on the road all season long. I want nothing to do with the Warriors on the road if we're being honest. Whatever the line is, give me the Grizzlies to get the job done.

Randy’s Pick Memphis Grizzlies ATS

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