NBA 2k20 Sim: Phoenix Suns vs Memphis Grizzlies 5/5/2020 NBA Odds and Picks
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Phoenix Suns vs Memphis Grizzlies 5/5/2020 – Two young teams in the NBA that have promising stars in their roster are set to do battle in this NBA2k20 simulation game with the Phoenix Suns going up against the Memphis Grizzlies. This game can be seen on Twitch.tv/nba2klivesims. The Phoenix Suns have been marred with injuries to start the season and are very far from the playoff picture with a record of 26-39 before the league got postponed. On the other hand, the Memphis Grizzlies look solid holding on to the eighth place in the NBA Western Conference standings with their 32-33 record. NBA Games Today Odds see a tight match and gives a slight edge to the Grizzlies after having good success in the regular season.
Phoenix Suns vs Memphis Grizzlies 5/5/2020
Phoenix Suns vs Memphis Grizzlies 5/5/2020 Betting Odds
Phoenix Suns Betting
The Phoenix Suns boast a young core of promising players led by Devin Booker with an 86 overall rating. He made it to this year’s NBA All-Star Game and he is a very capable scorer. DeAndre Ayton is the team’s center with an 85 overall and his rebounding and inside scoring is at an A rating. Kelly Oubre is fantastic at the wing with an 81 overall and his mid-range is one of the best in the league with an A+. Manning the point guard position is Spanish sensation Ricky Rubio. He has a pass-first mentality and his 80 overall has an A in playmaking.
Aaron Baynes filled up Ayton’s position when he was injured and remains a solid contributor with his 79 overall. Mika Bridges and Frank Kaminsky also are good contributors for this team’s rotation while both of them have a 77 overall rating. Dario Saric is a mid-range killer as well and he comes off the bench with his 76 overall.
Memphis Grizzlies Betting
This has been a year that Ja Morant made his mark in the NBA as the Grizzlies are positioned to move forward from their Marc Gasol years by making the playoffs. The rookie is the favorite right now to win rookie of the year over Zion Williamson and he has an 84 overall rating. He is given an A+ in potential and an A in inside scoring and playmaking. Jonas Valanciunas is the team’s bruiser in the paint and his wide frame comes with an 83 overall rating.
Jaren Jackson Jr. is at the same age as Morant at 19-years-old. He has stepped up to be the team’s second-leading scorer. His rating is at 82 overall with an A- in three-points and perimeter defense. Brandon Clarke and Dillon Brooks give the team some added firepower with their 81 and 79 rating respectively. Giving the team some depth are two more young athletes. Justise Winslow and Tre Jones each owning a 77 overall rating.
Phoenix Suns vs Memphis Grizzlies Betting Picks
The Grizzlies are seen as the safer pick here but Devin Booker of the Suns can be a beast if the NBA 2k20 simulation gives him a good day. With a more balanced roster along with a point guard armed with good wing and post up players, Sports Betting just sees the Grizzlies taking this game over the Suns.
Moneyline: The Suns are “Even” in the ML of this match but the Grizzlies are handed a -130 on having the upper hand.
ATS: It is just 1.5 points across the spread for this simulation game with the Grizzlies at -1.5 and the Suns at +1.5.
TOTALs: The given total for each team is 105.5 points and both teams are leaning towards going under.
Score Prediction: 103 – 99 Grizzlies