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New York Knicks vs Memphis Grizzlies 5/3/2021 NBA Spread and Picks

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New York Knicks vs Memphis Grizzlies 5-3-2021 NBA Spread and Picks

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

When: May 3, 2021 9:00 PM ET
Where: FedExForum, Memphis, Tennessee
TV: Bally Sports SE-MEM | MSG
Stream: NBA League Pass

New York Knicks vs Memphis Grizzlies 5/3/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
New York Knicks +3 (-110) 217.5 o (-110) +120
Memphis Grizzlies -3 (-110) 217.5 u (-110) -143
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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

Trends

New York Knicks

New York are 14-1 ATS in their last 15 games.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of New York’s last 10 games.
New York are 11-1 SU in their last 12 games.
New York are 4-10 SU in their last 14 games against Memphis.
Knicks are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games on the road.
New York are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games when playing on the road against Memphis.
New York are 9-1 ATS in their last 10 games this season.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of New York’s last 7 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of New York’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Southwest Division division.

Memphis Grizzlies

Memphis are 14-6 ATS in their last 20 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Memphis’ last 5 games.
Memphis are 11-3 ATS in their last 14 games at home.
Memphis are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games when playing at home against New York.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Memphis’ last 7 games this season.
Memphis are 14-3 ATS in their last 17 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Memphis’ last 7 games against an opponent in the Atlantic Division division.
Memphis are 2-11 SU in their last 13 games played in May.

Injuries

New York Knicks

Alec Burks SG Conditioning is “?” Monday vs Memphis
Nerlens Noel PF Ankle left last game, is “?” Monday vs Memphis
Mitchell Robinson C Foot is out indefinitely

Memphis Grizzlies

Grayson Allen SG Hand is “?” Monday vs New York

Head-to-Head
New York Knicks Memphis Grizzlies
41-22-1 Against the Spread 39-24-0
29-35-0 Straight Up 33-30-0
107 Points per Game 113
105 Points Allowed per Game 112
45.65 Offensive FG% 46.61
77.88 Offensive FT% 77.68
38.69 Offensive 3PT% 35.62
44.35 Defensive FG% 46.33
75.49 Defensive FT% 78.74
33.83 Defensive 3PT% 36.45

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