Free NBA Picks For Today 2/2/2020
Denver Nuggets vs. Detroit Pistons NBA Pick Prediction 2/2/2020
Nuggets at Pistons—NBA pick is Denver Nuggets -2. Despite rotational injuries for the Nuggets they were able to pull off back to back wins at home to Utah and on the road to Milwaukee. Nuggets do have depth on their team. Gary Harris is expected to play on Sunday. Nuggets have covered three of four. Pistons have lost and failed to cover five straight after a 13 point home defeat to Toronto on Friday. Past five games Detroit shooting only 43.1% while allowing 50.1% shooting and 38.3% from three. Nuggets in that span converting on 38.5% from beyond the arc. Detroit has failed to cover 16 of 25 on their home court. Play Denver -2.
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Houston Rockets NBA Pick Prediction 2/2/2020
Pelicans at Rockets—NBA free pick New Orleans Pelicans +5.5 points. Pelicans have won and covered three straight after their 28 point home win to an improved Memphis team on Friday. New Orleans has covered 14 of their past 17 games. Nine overs out of ten as an underdog. Pelicans past five games shooting 49.7% with 41.9% from three point range while holding opponents to 44.7% and 29.5% from three. Rockets defense poor in that span surrendering 49.3% overall. Rockets have failed to cover seven of their past ten and have a losing spread record at home. Key injury for Houston as their rim defender Clint Capela is out with a heel injury. Play New Orleans +5.5.
Phoenix Suns vs. Milwaukee Bucks NBA Pick Prediction 2/2/2020
Suns at Bucks—Free pick is Phoenix Suns +12.5. Concern for the health of Giannis for Milwaukee as he was forced to leave the loss to the Nuggets with a hamstring injury and is questionable in this spot. Suns have covered six of their past seven as a road underdog. They have won four of their past five straight up on the road. Bucks have failed to cover three of their past four as a double digit favorite. Just a bit too many points to lay here with Giannis, George Hill and DiVincenzo injuries. Play Phoenix +12.5.
Chicago Bulls vs. Toronto Raptors NBA Pick Prediction 2/2/2020
Bulls at Raptors—NBA pick is Toronto Raptors -10.5. Toronto has won ten straight covering seven of those games after their 13 point road win at Detroit on Friday. Raptors have covered 18 of 25 at home. In their past five games Toronto shooting 48.2% while holding opponents to 43.7%. In that span Bulls defense has been bad surrendering 50.7% with 37.9% from beyond the arc. They have lost the first two games of this road trip after a 133-118 defeat at Brooklyn on Friday. Bulls have been hit with injuries as their scorer Lauri Markkanen is out with a pelvis injury. Kris Dunn is out with a knee. Play Toronto -10.5.