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Charlotte Bobcats vs Memphis Grizzlies Odds
Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Charlotte when they hit take on the Grizzlies on Tuesday in pro hoops betting action.
This season the Grizzlies are 52-25 overall and 42-33-2 ATS against the number, while the Bobcats are 18-59 and 28-49 ATS. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). As for the totals, Memphis is 32-44-1 on the OU, and Charlotte is 35-41-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 8 (Grizzlies) and the No. 30 (Bobcats) teams in the league, according to our current NBA Power Rankings at Odds Shark. A 99-85 result in favor of the Grizzlies is predicted by handicapping models.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Bobcats rank No. 27 in the league with 40.3 per game. That compares with Memphis’s No. 12 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Memphis is the NBA’s No. 30-ranked team at 4.6 per game, while the Bobcats rate No. 26 with 5.7 per contest.
In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the Bobcats own the league's No. 27-rated mark, allowing 104.7 points per game when playing on the road. Memphis, on the other hand, rates No. 28 in scoring on their home court.
Charlotte lost its last outing, a 105-96 result against the Nets on April 6. The Bobcats covered in that game as a 15-point underdog, while the 201 combined points took the game OVER the total. Ben Gordon went off for 27 points and added 2 rebounds but it wasn't enough as Brooklyn defeated Charlotte, 105-96 at Barclays Center.
The Grizzlies were an 89-87 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Kings. They failed to cover the 5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (176) made winners of UNDER bettors. Mike Conley went off for 25 points and added 3 rebounds leading Memphis over Sacramento, 89-87, on Sunday at Power Balance Pavilion.
Charlotte Bobcats Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 0-10
Before playing Detroit are 2-8
After playing Brooklyn are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
Memphis Grizzlies Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Houston are 6-4
After playing Sacramento are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
A few Bobcats at Grizzlies trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Charlotte's last 6 games when playing Memphis
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Charlotte's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 16 of Charlotte's last 24 games on the road
Charlotte is 8-16 ATS in its last 24 games
Memphis is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Memphis is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Memphis's last 6 games when playing Charlotte
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Memphis's last 5 games
Charlotte at Detroit, Friday, April 12
Memphis at Houston, Friday, April 12