Free NBA Picks For Today 12/5/2019
Philadelphia 76ers vs. Washington Wizards Pick Prediction 12/5/2019
76ers at Wizards—NBA pick is Philadelphia 76ers and Washington Wizards over the total of 234. Wizards a poor defensive team has played to over in seven of their past ten games. Past five games Washington is surrendering 52.4% shooting and 40.8% from three point distance. Offensively the Wizards sit fourth best in the offensive efficiency ratings with 113 points per 100 possessions. Philadelphia does not defend as well on the road giving up 47.3% with 38% from three point range. Washington plays at the second fastest pace in the NBA on the 76ers defense isn’t good enough to slow them. Play Philadelphia and Washington over the total of 234.
Houston Rockets vs. Toronto Raptors Pick Prediction 12/5/2019
Rockets at Raptors—NBA free pick is Houston Rockets +1.5. Toronto has won nine of their past ten at home. The strength of schedule for the Raptors at home has been very weak. When they faced their toughest opponent at home the Raptors dropped a 121-110 overtime decision to the Miami Heat. Rockets have covered ten of their past thirteen games. They beat Toronto twice last season. Houston sits third in the NBA offensive efficiency ratings with 114.1 points per 100 possessions. Past five games Rockets averaging 130 points per game. Play Houston +1.5.
Phoenix Suns vs. New Orleans Pelicans Pick Prediction 12/5/2019
Suns at Pelicans—Free pick is Phoenix Suns and New Orleans Pelicans to play over the total of 233 points. Suns have played to over the total in 11 of their past 14 games. Phoenix has struggled on defense since losing Aron Baynes to injury. He will be out on Wednesday. Suns are also without DeAndre Ayton with a suspension. Past five games Suns are allowing 46.6% shooting with 38.3% from three. Pelicans defense poor again this season. In that span the team is surrendering 47.3% shooting with 37.4% from three point range. New Orleans and Phoenix play in the Top Ten in pace so they will be running the court. Play Phoenix and New Orleans over the total of 233.