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The Memphis Grizzlies and the Houston Rockets will meet on the court at Toyota Center on Friday in a battle of division rivals.
Memphis lost its last outing, a 95-92 result against the Pelicans on January 20. The Grizzlies failed to cover in that game as a 7.5-point favorite, while the 187 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
In their last action, Houston was a 119-98 winner at home against the Kings. They covered the 10-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (217) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
Team record: 20-20 SU, 16-23-1 ATS
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 11 games when playing on the road against Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games when playing Houston
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Houston are 6-4
After playing New Orleans are 8-2
After a loss are 6-4
Team record: 29-15 SU, 22-19-3 ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.
is 14-1 SU in its last 15 games when playing at home against Memphis
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 11 games when playing at home against Memphis
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing are 6-4
After playing Sacramento are 6-4
After a win are 7-3
Memphis home to Houston, Saturday, January 25
Houston at Memphis, Saturday, January 25