Free NBA Picks For Today 11/8/2019
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Washington Wizards Pick Prediction 11/8/2019
Cavaliers at Wizards– -Line Washington -5 with o/u 227
NBA free pick Cleveland Cavaliers +5. Wizards have lost for of their past five after a road defeat by 15 at Indiana who is without their scorer Victor Oladipo. Wizards sit near the bottom of the NBA in defensive efficiency ratings allowing 112.6 points per 100 possession. They do surrender 47.1% shooting with 38.4% from three. Two of their three high volume shooters in Kevin Love and Tristan Thompson shooting well. Collin Sexton is making his threes along with Love. Bradley Beal and Isaiah Thomas two of the three high volume shooters in Washington struggling. Play Cleveland +5.
Milwaukee Bucks vs. Utah Jazz Pick Prediction 11/8/2019
Bucks at Jazz—Line Milwaukee -1.5 with o/u 218
NBA pick is Milwaukee Bucks -1.5. Milwaukee is on a four game win streak. Three of those wins have come on the road at Orlando, Minnesota and LA Clippers. Bucks shooting 47.7% while holding opponents to 41%. Jazz have recent losses on the road to the Clippers by 11 and Kings by 1. Milwaukee road form has been outstanding. Team is number two in NBA efficiency as they are putting up 112.8 points per 100 possessions. Jazz not as strong offensively at 26th in the league with 102.3 points per 100 possessions. Two highest Bucks volume shooter Giannis and Khris Middleton both shooting very well. Bucks a bit more offensive power. Play Milwaukee -1.5.
Toronto Raptors vs. New Orleans Pelicans Pick Prediction 11/8/2019
Raptors at Pelicans—Line Toronto -2.5 with o/u 233
Free pick is Toronto Raptors -2.5. Those who supported Kawhi Leonard last season are stepping up in his absence this season. Raptors playing well hitting on 46.6% with 39.8% from three. They are defending limiting opponents to 40.7% shooting. New Orleans a bad defensive team giving up 47.2% shooting. New Orleans second worst in defensive efficiency ratings by allowing 114.6 points per 100 possessions. Raptors ninth in offensive efficiency with 109.8 points per 100 possessions. Pascal Siakim the highest volume shooter for Toronto hitting 50%. Kyle Lowry second highest volume 48.1%. Serge Ibaka and OG Anunoby both hitting over 52% and they are the fourth and fifth highest shooters in volume.
Miami Heat vs. LA Lakers Pick Prediction 11/8/2019
Heat at Lakers—Line LA Lakers -8.5 with o/u 215.5
NBA pick is Miami Heat and LA Lakers to play under the total of 215.5. Tough spot for Miami as they play the back end of a back to back after playing at Phoenix on Thursday. Lakers with their age don’t play at a fast pace and they should be able to dictate things here against a Heat team on a back to back. LA holding opponents to 41.7% shooting and 32.1% from three. At home they limit opponents to 92.7 points per game. We saw the Heat in Denver scoring only 89 points to start this trip. This is a Miami Heat that does defend. LA number two in the NBA defensive efficiency ratings allowing 98.1 points per 100 possessions. Miami number four allowing 99.8 points per 100 possessions. Play Miami and LA Lakers under 215.5.