Free NBA Picks For Today 2/5/2020
Indiana Pacers vs. Toronto Raptors NBA Pick Prediction 2/5/2020
Pacers at Raptors—NBA pick is Toronto Raptors -5.5. Big injury for the Pacers in this game as scorer TJ Warren is out with a concussion. Toronto carries a ten game win streak after their 129-102 home win to the Bulls on Sunday. Raptors have covered 16 of 25 on their home court. Over their past five games Toronto shooting 49.2% while holding opponents to 41.6% and 32.8% from three. Indiana has lost and failed to cover three of four after a nine point home loss to an injury depleted Dallas Mavericks team on Monday. Pacers defense poor as in that span of five games allowing 48% with 39.3% from beyond the arc. Raptors have covered five of their past six against the Pacers. Play Toronto -5.5.
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder NBA Pick Prediction 2/5/2020
Cavaliers at Thunder—NBA free pick is Oklahoma City Thunder -12. Oklahoma City has won and covered seven of their past eight following their 111-107 road win on Friday at Phoenix. This will be a rested OKC team in this spot. Thunder form is great as in their past five games shooting 47.9% from the field with 41% from three point range while surrendering 31.1% from three. Tough to back this Cleveland team as they have lost ten of their past eleven following the 139-134 home loss in overtime to the New York Knicks. Prior to that was a 19 point home defeat to Golden St. In that span of five games the Cavaliers are surrendering 51.6% shooting with 40.1% from beyond the arc. OKC has covered 34 of 50 games this season. Play Oklahoma City -12.
Atlanta Hawks vs. Minnesota Timberwolves NBA Pick Prediction 2/5/2020
Hawks at Timberwolves—Free pick is Atlanta Hawks +6. Don’t want to lay points with Minnesota as the team has lost twelve games after a four point loss at Sacramento on Monday. In those twelve losses the Timberwolves failed to cover eleven of those games. Over their past five games the Timberwolves are allowing 49.3% shooting with 42% from three point range. In that span the Hawks are converting on 48.3%. Atlanta in better offensive and defensive form than the Timberwolves. Atlanta has shown more of a pulse on the court covering five of their past ten games. Play Atlanta +6.
Memphis Grizzlies vs. Dallas Mavericks NBA Pick Prediction 2/5/2020
Grizzlies at Mavericks—NBA pick is Memphis Grizzlies +4.5. Memphis is an improved team as they have won and covered five of their past six after a 14 point home win to Detroit on Monday. Their form is great as in their past five games shooting 50.2% while holding opponents to 41.3%. Grizzlies play at the fourth fasted pace in the NBA. Mavericks are dealing with key rotational injuries as they are without Luca Doncis and Dwight Powell. Also banged up are J.J. Barea and Seth Curry. In that span of five games the Mavericks are surrendering 46.2% with 36.5% from beyond the arc. Grizzlies are in the better offensive and defensive form. Play Memphis +4.5.
Miami Heat vs. LA Clippers NBA Pick Prediction 2/5/2020
Heat at Clippers—NBA free pick is Miami Heat +6.5. Miami enters play on a two game win streak after their 31 point home win to the Philadelphia 76ers. Heat over their past five are hitting 46.3% with 38.5% from three point range while holding teams to only 42.6%. In that span LA converting only 44.5%. LA has failed to cover two of their past three at home after a three point home win to San Antonio on Monday. Paul George is dealing with a nose injury and is questionable. Miami is the best team in the NBA defending the three point shot and second best in the league shooting the three. Getting two possessions must take the points in this spot. Play Miami +6.5.