Phoenix Suns vs Memphis Grizzlies 4/1/2022 Spread Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Phoenix Suns vs Memphis Grizzlies 4/1/2022 – The Phoenix Suns are very much on their way to securing the best record in the NBA heading to the postseason. This team is about to solidify that even further if they win their next game against the Memphis Grizzlies. These NBA Western Conference powerhouse teams are going to meet this Friday, April 1 at the FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee. NBATV will be putting the game live on television at exactly 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time, while the online live stream can be seen through an NBA League Pass subscription. The Phoenix Suns are seen in NBA betting lines as the safe pick to make in this matchup against the Memphis Grizzlies.
Phoenix Suns vs Memphis Grizzlies 4/1/2022
Phoenix Suns vs Memphis Grizzlies 4/1/2022 Betting Odds
Phoenix Suns Betting
The Phoenix Suns are ahead above everyone in the NBA standings and the closest team to chasing them is 8.5 games behind which is the Memphis Grizzlies. Another win here would secure the Suns’ bid for the best record entering the playoffs, including the NBA Eastern Conference. This team is on a nine-game winning streak and they have Chris Paul back manning the point guard position. This is going to be an interesting matchup as one of the most prolific playmakers in the history of the league will take on the fast-rising Ja Morant. DeAndre Ayton is also healthy while Devin Booker has maintained to be a top scorer in the league.
Players to watch: Devin Booker SG 65 GP 65 GS 34.5 MIN 26.4 PTS 0.7 OR 4.4 DR 5 REB 4.9 AST 1.2 STL 0.4 BLK 2.4 TO 2.6 PF 2 AST/TO 21.24 PER
Deandre Ayton C 55 GP 55 GS 29.6 MIN 17.2 PTS 2.6 OR 7.6 DR 10.1 REB 1.4 AST 0.7 STL 0.7 BLK 1.6 TO 2.4 PF 0.9 AST/TO 22.18 PER,
Chris Paul PG 61 GP 61 GS 33 MIN 15 PTS 0.3 OR 4.1 DR 4.4 REB 10.7 AST 1.8 STL 0.3 BLK 2.4 TO 2 PF 4.5 AST/TO 21.07 PER.
Memphis Grizzlies Betting
The Memphis Grizzlies are on a six-game winning streak and they are six games ahead of the Dallas Mavericks who sit in third place in the NBA Western Conference. This team’s record is now at 54-23 and is the second team this season to reach 50 victories. Ja Morant looks to be the next big thing in the NBA and he will get tested by Chris Paul. Desmond Bane has been helping him out and has become the team’s second-best scorer. Steven Adams has become an unsung hero and his presence in the paint has been a blessing in disguise after trading Jonas Valanciounas.
Players to Watch: Ja Morant PG 56 GP 56 GS 33.3 MIN 27.6 PTS 1.3 OR 4.4 DR 5.7 REB 6.7 AST 1.2 STL 0.4 BLK 3.4 TO 1.5 PF 2 AST/TO 24.76 PER
Desmond Bane SG 73 GP 73 GS 30 MIN 18.2 PTS 0.6 OR 3.8 DR 4.4 REB 2.8 AST 1.2 STL 0.4 BLK 1.5 TO 2.5 PF 1.9 AST/TO 17.67 PER
Dillon Brooks SF 29 GP 28 GS 27.6 MIN 18.1 PTS 0.9 OR 2.3 DR 3.2 REB 2.6 AST 1.2 STL 0.2 BLK 1.6 TO 3.4 PF 1.6 AST/TO 15.39 PER.
Phoenix Suns vs Memphis Grizzlies 4/1/2022 Betting Numbers
Phoenix are 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games.
Memphis are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
JaVale McGee C Illness is upgraded to probable Friday vs Memphis
Steven Adams C Calf is doubtful Friday vs Phoenix
Phoenix Suns vs Memphis Grizzlies Betting Picks
The Phoenix Suns have been a legitimate title contender and they should go all out to test themselves against the Memphis Grizzlies. The top online sportsbook sees them securing the win and ends the Grizzlies’ winning streak.
Moneyline:The ML given to the Suns as the favored team is at -150 while the Grizzlies are +125.
ATS:It is 3.5 points on the ATS for this game with the Suns getting -3.5 while the Grizzlies are at +2.5.
TOTALs:The total set for this matchup is at 227.5 points with the Suns going over while the Grizzlies are under.
Score Prediction: 116 – 110, Suns