Free NBA Picks For Today 1/12/2020
Golden St Warriors vs. Memphis Grizzlies Pick Prediction 1/11/2020
Warriors at Grizzlies—NBA pick is Memphis Grizzlies -6.5. Grizzlies have won and covered four straight after their 134-121 home win to San Antonio on Friday. Past five games Grizzlies are shooting 51.4% with 40.3% from three. Warriors dealing with additional injury concerns Kevin Looney is out and guard D’Angelo Russell has a shoulder problem. It is a seven game losing streak for Golden St. Six of those defeats have been by seven points or greater. In that span of five games the team is shooting only 39.7% with 29.2% from three. Play Memphis -6.5.
Atlanta Hawks vs. Brooklyn Nets Pick Prediction 1/11/2020
Hawks at Nets—NBA free pick is Atlanta Hawks +6. Brooklyn just broke a seven game losing and spread streak by beating Miami at home on Friday night by four points. That is not enough to get me to lay six points a home with this team against any NBA team. Nets are 24th in the league in shooting, 28th from three and 26 at the free throw line. Kyrie Irving may come back but he has missed a lot of time and will be rusty. Atlanta has covered four of their past five as an underdog. Their current shooting and defensive form is better than Brooklyn right now. Past five games the Hawks holding opponents to 43.1% shooting and 31.4% from three. Play Atlanta +6.
Charlotte Hornets vs. Phoenix Suns Pick Prediction 1/11/2020
Hornets at Suns—Free pick is Charlotte Hornets +8. Laying points has not been a winning proposition with these Suns on this home stand. They have failed to cover three straight at home all as a favorite to the Grizzlies, Kings and Magic. They are 8-14 straight up on their home court where they have allowed 47.4% shooting. Hornets have won and covered two of their past three on the road. They are in better shooting form than the Suns as in their past five games connecting on 46.1% with 37.8% from three. Charlotte has covered nine of ten on the road against teams with under .400 winning percentage at home so they compete with bad teams. Suns have failed to cover five of their past six as a favorite. Play Charlotte +8.
LA Clippers vs. Denver Nuggets Pick Prediction 1/11/2020
Clippers at Nuggets—NBA pick is LA Clippers +2. This is an important game for the Clippers. They are in a battle with Denver for the number two seed and expect LA to take this game serious. They are without Paul George but the team can overcome that missing pierce with the depth that surrounds Kawai Leonard. Paul Millsap for Denver is dealing with a knee injury. LAC will have a day of rest after their nine point home win to Golden St. Nuggets are on a back to back after hosting Cleveland on Saturday night. They are also dealing with an early start time at 6PM local time. Denver has failed to cover six straight on their home court. A step up home game to the Lakers resulted in a six point defeat. Past five games LAC hitting on 48.4%. Denver in that span has played poor defense allowing 51.4% with 42.7% from three. Pay LA Clippers +2.