Spurs at Grizzlies 2/12/19 - NBA Picks & Predictions
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San Antonio Spurs vs. Memphis Grizzlies
NBA: 8:00 PM EST
Feb. 12, 2019
Latest Odds : SA -4 Total 209
Southwest Division rivals will clash on Tuesday night, when the San Antonio Spurs travel to the FedEx Forum to face the Memphis Grizzlies.
The Spurs have lost four straight games and have fallen into seventh place in the West. On Saturday, San Antonio was outscored by 15 points during the second quarter of a 125-105 road loss against Utah. The Spurs were out-rebounded by a 59-40 margin and allowed the Jazz to shoot 52 percent from the field.
DeMar DeRozan led six San Antonio players in double figures with 23 points and five assists. LaMarcus Aldridge added 15 points and ten rebounds in a losing effort for the Spurs.
The Memphis Grizzlies traded away C Marc Gasol to Toronto and have begin taking steps to rebuilding as a franchise. On Saturday, Memphis outscored New Orleans by 13 points during the third quarter of a 99-90 home victory. The Grizzlies forced 15 turnovers and limited the Pelicans to 40 percent from the field.
Memphis C Joakim Noah tallied a team high 19 points and 14 rebounds in 30 minutes off the bench. Mike Conley chipped in 11 points and nine assists for the Grizzlies.
Recent Betting Trends:
Spurs are 0-7 ATS in their last 7 games overall.
Grizzlies are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 home games.
Over is 5-0 in Spurs last 5 games following a straight up loss.
Over is 5-2 in Grizzlies last 7 games playing on 2 days rest.
Over is 5-2 in the last 7 meetings in Memphis.
Free Betting Pick: OVER 209
San Antonio F Rudy Gay (ankle) was unable to play on Saturday and is listed as probable for this contest. The Spurs rank 22nd in defensive efficiency and have surrendered 125 or more points in each of their last four defeats. Take the over on Tuesday. Final Score Prediction, San Antonio Spurs win in high scoring over game 111-107.