New York Knicks vs Memphis Grizzlies 5/3/2021 NBA Spread and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
New York Knicks vs Memphis Grizzlies 5/3/2021 – The Memphis Grizzlies are trying to hold on to their record in the NBA Western Conference and keep the Golden State Warriors from chasing them. They will be very much challenged as the surging New York Knicks are set to visit them this Monday, May 3 at the FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee. Bally Sports SE-MEM and MSG will be sharing the broadcast rights with the live coverage starting at 9:00 p.m. Eastern Time. NBA League Pass has the game up on their online live streaming platform for their subscribers. The New York Knicks are coming in this game as the underdogs in NBA lines against the Memphis Grizzlies.
New York Knicks vs Memphis Grizzlies 5/3/2021
New York Knicks vs Memphis Grizzlies 5/3/2021 Betting Odds
New York Knicks Betting
The New York Knicks just overpowered the Houston Rockets winning by 25 points, 122-97, during their most recent game. Julius Randle had his usual numbers of 31 points, seven rebounds, six assists and four three-pointers. RJ Barrett has been very consistent lately being the second best scoring option for the Knicks finishing with 21 points, seven rebounds and five assists. Derrick Rose came alive and was vintage coming off the bench doing 24 points, six rebounds and four assists. Rookie Immanuel Quickley also got into the action providing 13 points.
Players to watch: J. Randle PF 63 GP 63 GS 37.4 MIN 24.2 PTS 1.3 OR 9.1 DR 10.3 REB 5.9 AST 1 STL 0.3 BLK 3.4 TO 3.1 PF 1.7 AST/TO 20.53 PER
R. Barrett SG 64 GP 64 GS 34.8 MIN 17.7 PTS 1 OR 4.8 DR 5.8 REB 3 AST 0.8 STL 0.3 BLK 2 TO 2.7 PF 1.5 AST/TO 13.91 PER
D. Rose PG 28 GP 3 GS 26.3 MIN 14 PTS 0.4 OR 2.3 DR 2.7 REB 4.1 AST 0.9 STL 0.5 BLK 1.3 TO 1.1 PF 3.3 AST/TO 18.14 PER.
Memphis Grizzlies Betting
The Memphis Grizzlies got stunned by the Orlando Magic with a game-winner from a rookie, Cole Anthony. That loss pushed their record down to 32-31 and are now trailing the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Western Conference standings. Dillon Brooks led the team in scorind during that game with 23 points while Ja Morant is not far behind with 22 points, seven assists, three rebounds and two three-pointers. Kyle Anderson also had a good night with 21 points and four boards. Jonas Valancoiunas carried the team in the paint with a double-double of 11 points, 16 boards and three blocks.
Players to Watch: J. Morant PG 55 GP 55 GS 32.1 MIN 19.3 PTS 0.9 OR 3 DR 3.9 REB 7.3 AST 0.9 STL 0.2 BLK 3.1 TO 1.4 PF 2.3 AST/TO 17.54 PER
J. Valanciunas C 55 GP 54 GS 27.9 MIN 16.9 PTS 4.1 OR 8.3 DR 12.3 REB 1.8 AST 0.6 STL 0.8 BLK 1.7 TO 2.9 PF 1.1 AST/TO 23.92 PER
D. Brooks SF 59 GP 59 GS 29.4 MIN 16.8 PTS 0.8 OR 2.1 DR 2.9 REB 2.3 AST 1.2 STL 0.4 BLK 1.9 TO 3.5 PF 1.2 AST/TO 12.09 PER.
New York Knicks vs Memphis Grizzlies 5/3/2021 Betting Numbers
New York Knicks
New York are 14-1 ATS in their last 15 games.
Memphis are 14-6 ATS in their last 20 games.
New York Knicks
Alec Burks SG Conditioning is “?” Monday vs Memphis
Grayson Allen SG Hand is “?” Monday vs New York
New York Knicks vs Memphis Grizzlies Betting Picks
The Memphis Grizzlies are in for a defensive battle when they match up with the New York Knicks. It is seen in online betting that the safer pick will be the home team Grizzlies over the visiting Knicks.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Knicks on this road game is at +120 while the Grizzlies are at -143.
ATS: Three points is what separates both teams across the spread with the Knicks getting the +3 while the Grizzlies are -3.
TOTALs: 217.5 points is the pegged total for this game with the Knicks going over and the Grizzlies are under.
Score Prediction: 111 – 107, Grizzlies