Dallas Mavericks vs Memphis Grizzlies 5/11/2021 NBA Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Dallas Mavericks vs Memphis Grizzlies 5/11/2021 – These are both teams still in the hunt to improve their playoff position in the stacked NBA Western Conference. The Dallas Mavericks are set to go on the road to take on the Memphis Grizzlies this coming Tuesday, May 11. Both teams are set to meet inside the halls of the FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee and will be shown live on television at 8:00 p.m. Bally Sports SE-MEM and Bally Sports SW-DAL have the broadcast rights while both feeds can be seen through NBA League Pass. The Dallas Mavericks own a small edge in NBA spreads over the Memphis Grizzlies.
Dallas Mavericks vs Memphis Grizzlies 5/11/2021
Dallas Mavericks vs Memphis Grizzlies 5/11/2021 Betting Odds
Dallas Mavericks Betting
The Dallas Mavericks solidified their playoff position by picking up a 27-point win over the lottery bound Cleveland Cavaliers, 124-97, on the road. Tim Hardaway Jr.led the team in scoring with 25 points and 21 of those came from seven three-point baskets. Josh Richardson also had a good night providing 20 points on 9-of-14 shooting. Luka Doncic played almost 22 minutes in this game and he was able to contribute 15 points, five rebounds, five assists and two steals. Jalen Brunson came off the bench with 13 points and seven assists while Dwight Powell did 12 points, nine rebounds and four blocks.
Players to watch: L. Doncic PG 62 GP 62 GS 34.7 MIN 28.2 PTS 0.8 OR 7.2 DR 8 REB 8.7 AST 1 STL 0.6 BLK 4.3 TO 2.3 PF 2 AST/TO 25.66 PER
K. Porzingis C 40 GP 40 GS 31.1 MIN 20.2 PTS 1.9 OR 7.1 DR 9.1 REB 1.6 AST 0.5 STL 1.4 BLK 1.3 TO 2.7 PF 1.3 AST/TO 21.23 PER
T. Hardaway Jr. SF 66 GP 27 GS 28.5 MIN 16.6 PTS 0.3 OR 3 DR 3.3 REB 1.7 AST 0.4 STL 0.2 BLK 0.9 TO 1.6 PF 1.9 AST/TO 15.48 PER.
Memphis Grizzlies Betting
The Memphis Grizzlies are coming off from a great win over the New Orleans Pelicans and that solidified their play-in tournament position in the NBA Western Conference. It was Dillon Brooks who led the team in scoring with 23 points along with four rebounds, two assists and two steals while Jonas Valanciunas had 20 points, 11 rebounds and five blocks. Ja Morant controlled the floor well with 12 points and 12 assists. Kyle Anderson also contributed well as a forward starter with 14 points, four rebounds and four assists while Jaren Jackson Jr. had 12 markers and seven boards.
Players to Watch: J. Morant PG 59 GP 59 GS 32.4 MIN 19.3 PTS 0.9 OR 3 DR 3.9 REB 7.3 AST 0.9 STL 0.2 BLK 3.2 TO 1.4 PF 2.3 AST/TO 17.21 PER
D. Brooks SF 63 GP 63 GS 29.6 MIN 16.8 PTS 0.8 OR 2.1 DR 2.9 REB 2.3 AST 1.1 STL 0.3 BLK 1.8 TO 3.6 PF 1.3 AST/TO 11.8 PER
J. Valanciunas C 59 GP 58 GS 28.1 MIN 16.7 PTS 4.1 OR 8.4 DR 12.5 REB 1.8 AST 0.6 STL 0.9 BLK 1.6 TO 2.9 PF 1.1 AST/TO 23.87 PER.
Dallas Mavericks vs Memphis Grizzlies 5/11/2021 Betting Numbers
Dallas are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Memphis are 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games.
Kristaps Porzingis PF Knee is OUT Tuesday vs Memphis
Grayson Allen SG Abdominal is out indefinitely
Dallas Mavericks vs Memphis Grizzlies Betting Picks
This is going to be a very close game as expected in the online sportsbook but the Memphis Grizzlies even with the home court advantage are the underdogs. The Dallas Mavericks have been surging expected to take home the victory.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Mavericks on this critical matchup is at -118 while the Grizzlies are +100.
ATS: It is just 1.5 points between both teams across the spread with the Mavericks going over and the Grizzlies are over.
TOTALs: The total given to this game is set at 223.5 points with the Mavericks going over and the Grizzlies are under.
Score Prediction: 122 – 120, Mavericks