Free NBA Picks For Today 1/17/2020
Chicago Bulls vs. Philadelphia 76ers NBA Pick Prediction 1/17/2020
Bulls at 76ers—Line–Philadelphia -7.5 with o/u 216—NBA pick is Philadelphia 76ers -7.5. Philadelphia 19-2 straight up at home and a winning spread record. They are shooting 48% on their home court and outscoring opponents by an average of ten points. There will be no Joel Embiid but he has been out for a while now. Chicago has failed to cover five straight against winning teams. They have lost by eight points or greater in recent road games at Boston, New Orleans, Dallas and Orlando. Chicago defense for poor right now as in their past five games allowing 48.9%. Play Philadelphia -7.5.
Washington Wizards vs. Toronto Raptors NBA Pick Prediction 1/17/2020
Wizards at Raptors—Line–Toronto -10 with o/u 229—NBA free pick is Washington and Toronto to play over the total of 229. Toronto looks to be all back and healthy as Fred VanVleet is expected to return to the lineup on Friday night. With Marc Gasol, Pascal Siakam and Norman Powell all back they put up 130 points on Oklahoma City on Wednesday in victory. Washington is in poor defensive form on the road by allowing 121 points and 49.4% shooting. Past two road games the Wizards allowed 115 at the Bulls and 123 at Orlando which are two bad offensive teams. Washington plays at a fast pace and is averaging 111.1 points per 100 possessions. They combined for 240 points in their first meeting. Play Washington and Toronto over 229.
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Memphis Grizzlies NBA Pick Prediction 1/17/2020
Cavaliers at Grizzlies–Memphis -8 with o/u 229—Free pick is Memphis Grizzlies -8. Cleveland is playing their fifth game of a six game road trip coming off losses by 28 at the Lakers and 25 at the Clippers. Cavaliers defensive form bad as in their past five games allowing 48.9% shooting. Memphis a hot team that has won and covered eight straight games. Grizzlies past five games averaging 123 points and 50.6% shooting. They will be playing with two days of rest. Cavs have failed to cover six of nine. Play Memphis -8.
Atlanta Hawks vs. San Antonio Spurs NBA Pick Prediction 1/17/2020
Hawks at Spurs—Line–San Antonio -8 with o/u 229.5—NBA pick is Atlanta and San Antonio to play under the total of 229.5. Hawks have played to under in five straight on the road. Hawks shooting form poor as in their past five games hitting only 41.8%. This is due in part to the numerous injuries to the supporting cast around Trae Young. First home game for San Antonio after a four game road trip. They went under in their final two games coring 105 at San Antonio and 100 in Miami. Head to head they have played to under in their past three meetings including in November in Atlanta where they combined for 208 points. Play Atlanta and San Antonio under 229.5.