Warriors battle vs Grizzlies highlights NBA odds
Memphis Grizzlies vs Golden State Warriors Odds
The Warriors will look to boost their win total and cover the spread when the Grizzlies tip off at Oracle Arena on Friday in NBA play.
The Warriors sit at 1-0 (1-0 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Grizzlies are currently 0-1 (0-1 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Golden State is 0-1 OU, and Memphis is 1-0 OU.
If you're going with the Warriors in this one, they're listed as 1-point favorites on the betting line for the contest. Totals bettors have seen that number set at 193.5 for Monday.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new Power Rankings at Odds Shark, it's the No. 26-rated Warriors and the No. 12-rated Grizzlies in this matchup. Predictive computer formulas point to a 93-82 win for the Warriors on Friday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Golden State's No. 17-ranked offense, averaging 87 PPG, against a Grizzlies defense that ranks No. 24 at 101 PPG. The Warriors field goal percentage has averaged 38.4% so far, almost the same as the Grizzlies shooters have achieved on the year, 38.4% per game.
Defensively, the Grizzlies feature the league's No. 27-rated defense on the road, allowing 101 points per game. Golden State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 14 in the league in scoring at home.
In their last action, Memphis was a 101-92 loser on the road against the Clippers. They failed to cover the 4.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (193) was profitable news for OVER bettors. The Grizzlies wasted a 25-point performance from Rudy Gay as Los Angeles ran past them 101-92 on Wednesday at STAPLES Center.
The Warriors were an 87-85 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Suns. They covered the 2-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (172) made winners of UNDER bettors. Golden State got 17 points from Carl Landry en route to an 87-85 victory over Phoenix on Wednesday at US Airways Center.
Memphis Grizzlies Trends:
When playing on Friday are 8-2
Before playing Utah are 5-5
After playing LA Clippers are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3
Golden State Warriors Trends:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing LA Clippers are 5-5
After playing Phoenix are 4-6
After a win are 2-8
A few Grizzlies at Warriors trends to consider:
Memphis is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Golden State
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Memphis's last 13 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Memphis's last 7 games when playing on the road against Golden State
Memphis is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Golden State's last 7 games
Golden State is 5-0-1 ATS in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Golden State's last 7 games when playing at home against Memphis
Golden State is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Memphis home to Utah, Monday, November 5
Golden State at LA Clippers, Saturday, November 3