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Memphis Grizzlies vs Washington Wizards 3/2/2021 NBA Spread and Picks

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Memphis Grizzlies vs Washington Wizards 3-2-2021 NBA Spread and Picks

Memphis Grizzlies vs Washington Wizards 3/2/2021 – The Washington Wizards comeback trail was halted with a loss during their last match. They wish to get back on their winning groove once again as they host the Memphis Grizzlies this Tuesday, March 2. The venue of the game will be at the Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C. NBC Sports Washington and FOX Sports Southeast will be sharing the live telecast which happens at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Both feeds will also be seen through an NBA League Pass subscription. Memphis Grizzlies are coming in this match as the slight underdog in NBA Odds against the Washington Wizards.

Memphis Grizzlies vs Washington Wizards 3/2/2021

When: March 2, 2021 7:00 PM ET
Where: Capital One Arena, Washington, D.C.
TV: NBC Sports Washington | FOX Sports Southeast
Stream: NBA League Pass

Memphis Grizzlies vs Washington Wizards 3/2/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Memphis Grizzlies -1 (-110) 237.5 o (-110) -111
Washington Wizards +1 (-110) 237.5 u (-110) -108
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Memphis Grizzlies Betting

The Memphis Grizzlies are slowly getting on their winning track once again as they won two of their last three matches. They have evened their win-loss record at 15-15 and are placed 10th in the NBA Western Conference. Their most recent win was against the Houston Rockets with the final score being a blowout, 133-184. It was a blowout from the very beginning as the starters played below 28 minutes each. It was a chance for the likes of Justise Winslow to showcase his scoring power giving the team 20 points while Brandon Clarke managed the paint with 16 points and 12 rebounds.

Players to watch: J. Morant PG 22 GP 22 GS 30.3 MIN 18.4 PTS 0.8 OR 2.3 DR 3.1 REB 7.7 AST 1 STL 0.2 BLK 2.8 TO 1.5 PF 2.8 AST/TO 18.27 PER

J. Valanciunas C 25 GP 24 GS 27.1 MIN 15.8 PTS 3.4 OR 7.7 DR 11.1 REB 1.8 AST 0.6 STL 0.6 BLK 2 TO 3.1 PF 0.9 AST/TO 21.05 PER

D. Brooks SG 27 GP 27 GS 28.9 MIN 15.5 PTS 1 OR 2.1 DR 3.1 REB 2.5 AST 1.3 STL 0.4 BLK 2.1 TO 3.3 PF 1.2 AST/TO 10.62 PER.

Washington Wizards Betting

The Washington Wizards had their back-to-back wins stopped with a one-point loss against the Boston Celtics during their most recent match, 110-111. Bradley Beal caught fire and scored 46 points along with seven rebounds and three triples. Russell Westbrook followed through with 24 points, 11 rebounds and four assists. Davis Bertans from off the bench had a terrific outing with 20 points and shot 5-of-9 three-pointers. Robin Lopez was the last double-digit scorer with 10. The Washington Wizards are far from being a .500 team with their current record at 13-19 but they have won seven of their last ten games.

Players to Watch: B. Beal SG 30 GP 30 GS 35.7 MIN 33.2 PTS 1.4 OR 4 DR 5.4 REB 4.8 AST 1.4 STL 0.4 BLK 3.3 TO 2.5 PF 1.5 AST/TO 25.39 PER

R. Westbrook PG 25 GP 25 GS 34.1 MIN 19.9 PTS 1.7 OR 8.2 DR 9.9 REB 9.6 AST 1 STL 0.4 BLK 4.8 TO 2.9 PF 2 AST/TO 15.49 PER

T. Bryant C 10 GP 10 GS 27.1 MIN 14.3 PTS 1.8 OR 4.3 DR 6.1 REB 1.5 AST 0.4 STL 0.8 BLK 1.1 TO 3.1 PF 1.4 AST/TO 18.93 PER.

Memphis Grizzlies vs Washington Wizards 3/2/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Memphis Grizzlies

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Memphis’ last 6 games.
Memphis are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games against Washington.
Grizzlies are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games on the road.
Memphis are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Washington.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Memphis’ last 5 games this season.
Memphis are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Memphis are 9-2 ATS in their last 11 games against an opponent in the Southeast Division division.

Washington Wizards

Washington are 8-1 ATS in their last 9 games.
Wizards are 7-2 SU in their last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington’s last 7 games against Memphis.
Washington are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games at home.
Washington are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Memphis.
Wizards are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games this season.
Washington are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Washington’s last 17 games against an opponent in the Southwest Division division.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Washington’s last 9 games played on a Tuesday.

Injuries

Memphis Grizzlies

Kyle Anderson SF Illness is “?” Tuesday vs Washington
Grayson Allen SG Concussion is downgraded to OUT Tuesday vs Washington
Jaren Jackson Jr. PF Knee is out indefinitely

Washington Wizards

Ish Smith PG Quad is out indefinitely
Thomas Bryant C ACL is out for season

Head-to-Head
Memphis Grizzlies Washington Wizards
16-14-0 Against the Spread 17-15-0
15-15-0 Straight Up 17-15-0
111 Points per Game 115
111 Points Allowed per Game 119
46.55 Offensive FG% 45.91
78.71 Offensive FT% 76.77
35.6 Offensive 3PT% 34.29
47.13 Defensive FG% 47.32
77.59 Defensive FT% 76.95
37.77 Defensive 3PT% 38.09

Memphis Grizzlies vs Washington Wizards Betting Picks

This is going to be an interesting battle between both teams from each conference. The Memphis Grizzlies are coming off from a good momentum during their last game and Online Betting puts them as the safer pick over the Washington Wizards.

Moneyline: The ML handed to the Grizzlies for this matchup is at -108 while the Grizzlies are not far behind with -111.

ATS: It is just a point between both teams across the spread with the Wizards given the +1 while the Grizzlies are -1.

TOTALs: The given total for this matchup is a high 237.5 points. The Grizzlies are the team going over and the Wizards are under.

Score Prediction: 120 – 117, Grizzlies