Washington Wizards vs Memphis Grizzlies 3/10/2021 Odds Picks and Previews
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Washington Wizards vs Memphis Grizzlies 3/10/2021 – The Memphis Grizzlies are fresh and recharged coming in from the NBA All-Star break and are out to secure a playoff spot heading on to the second half of the season. They will be facing the Washington Wizards this Wednesday, March 10 and it will be at the FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee. FOX Sports Southeast and NBC Sports Washington will be broadcasting for television and the live coverage begins at 8:00 p.m. Both feeds can be seen through an NBA League Pass subscription. NBA Game Odds see the home team Memphis Grizzlies owning the advantage over the Washington Wizards.
Washington Wizards vs Memphis Grizzlies 3/10/2021
Washington Wizards vs Memphis Grizzlies 3/10/2021 Betting Odds
Washington Wizards Betting
The Washington Wizards entered the NBA All-Star Weekend shrugging off back-to-back losses with a two-point victory over the Los Angeles Clippers, 119-117. Bradley Beal was the best scorer for the NBA Eastern Conference All-Stars and he also led the Wizards with 33 points. Russell Westbrook nearly had a triple-double doing 27 points, 11 assists and nine rebounds. Mortiz Wagner was the team’s starter and he tallied 12 points. The Wizards still have a lot of groundwork to do as their record is now at 14-20 and would need a huge run to at least earn a spot in the play-in tournament.
Players to watch: B. Beal G 32 GP 32 GS 35.7 MIN 32.9 PTS 1.3 OR 4.1 DR 5.4 REB 4.7 AST 1.4 STL 0.4 BLK 3.3 TO 2.6 PF 1.4 AST/TO 24.91 PER
R. Westbrook PG 27 GP 27 GS 34.2 MIN 20.3 PTS 1.6 OR 8.1 DR 9.7 REB 9.8 AST 1.1 STL 0.3 BLK 4.8 TO 2.9 PF 2 AST/TO 16.18 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 18.89 PER.
Memphis Grizzlies Betting
The Memphis Grizzlies are now the 10th-best team in the NBA Western Conference but things are looking good so far coming off from just a one-point loss against the mighty Milwaukee Bucks before the NBA All-Star break. Ja Morant tops the team with 35 points, six rebounds and five assists while Dillon Brooks chipped in with 23 points, seven assists and four rebounds. Jonas Valanciunas manned the paint with a double-double performance of 13 points and 12 rebounds. Kyle Anderson finished with just nine points while three other players contributed six points from the bench.
Players to Watch: J. Morant PG 24 GP 24 GS 30.8 MIN 19.8 PTS 0.8 OR 2.5 DR 3.3 REB 7.7 AST 1 STL 0.2 BLK 2.9 TO 1.5 PF 2.7 AST/TO 19.31 PER
D. Brooks SG 29 GP 29 GS 29.2 MIN 15.9 PTS 1 OR 2.2 DR 3.1 REB 2.6 AST 1.4 STL 0.5 BLK 2 TO 3.3 PF 1.3 AST/TO 11.31 PER
J. Valanciunas C 27 GP 26 GS 27.1 MIN 15.6 PTS 3.4 OR 7.9 DR 11.3 REB 1.7 AST 0.6 STL 0.6 BLK 2.1 TO 3.1 PF 0.8 AST/TO 20.23 PER.
Washington Wizards vs Memphis Grizzlies 3/10/2021 Betting Numbers
Washington are 9-2 ATS in their last 11 games.
Memphis are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Ish Smith PG Quad is out indefinitely
Grayson Allen SG Concussion is downgraded to OUT Wednesday vs Washington
Washington Wizards vs Memphis Grizzlies Betting Picks
The Washington Wizards are coming in this matchup against the Memphis Grizzlies as the underdogs in Sportsbook. Ja Morant will have his hands full shifting from guarding Russell Westbrook and Bradley Beal but the Grizzlies will boast a better team chemistry against the Wizards.
Moneyline: The Grizzlies as the favored team is at -138 on the ML while the Wizards are given a +115.
ATS: It is just 1.5 points in between both teams with the Wizards getting the +1.5 while the Grizzlies are on the other side with -1.5.
TOTALs: 236 points is the total handed to this matchup with the Grizzlies going under and the Wizards are over.
Score Prediction: 119 – 115, Grizzlies