Free NBA Picks For Today 2/12/2020
Detroit Pistons vs. Orlando Magic NBA Pick Prediction 2/12/2020
Pistons at Magic—NBA pick is Detroit Pistons +7.5. No way can lay this many points with an Orlando Magic team that has lost nine of their past eleven games. Magic past five games are playing poor defense by surrendering 48.9% shooting with 39.3% from three point range. Pistons better defensive form holding teams to 29% from three in that span. Looks like Derrick Rose will return to the lineup for Detroit on Wednesday. Pistons have covered four of their past five head to head with the Magic. Play Detroit +7.5.
Atlanta Hawks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers NBA Pick Prediction 2/12/2020
Hawks at Cavaliers—NBA free pick is Atlanta Hawks -1. Atlanta is showing more of a pulse than the Cavaliers now winning four of their past nine games. Over their past five games the Hawks are shooting 48.2% with 38.2% from three. Cleveland in that span surrendering 52.7% and 39.4% from three point range. Atlanta better offensive and defensive form than the Cavs. Cleveland has lost fourteen of their past fifteen games. Play Atlanta -1.
Washington Wizards vs. New York Knicks NBA Pick Prediction 2/12/2020
Wizards at Knicks—Free pick is Washington Wizards and New York Knicks to play over the total of 228.5. Washington will be on the back end of a back to back after their home game with the Bulls on Tuesday. Wizards have played to over in five of their six in back to back spots with the point total averaging 240.7. Washington has played to over in five straight on the road. Wizards road defense poor as they surrender 50.2% shooting with 39.3% from three while shooting 46.2%. They play at the sixth fasted pace in the league. New York has showed improvement offensively following the coaching change. Play Washington and New York over 228.5.
Portland Trailblazers vs. Memphis Grizzlies NBA Pick Prediction 2/12/2020
Trailblazers at Grizzlies—NBA pick is Portland Trailblazers +5. Portland has been playing well as the team has won six of their past eight games covering seven of those contests. They are getting strong contribution from their point guard Damian Lillard. The form is storing for Portland as in their past five games shooting 47.3% with 43.6% from three. They are on a back to back where they have covered two straight in this spot. Memphis has struggled from the three point line as in that span of five games hitting only 23.8%. Play Portland +5.
Charlotte Hornets vs. Minnesota Timberwolves NBA Pick Prediction 2/12/2020
Hornets at Timberwolves—NBA free pick is Charlotte Hornets and Minnesota Timberwolves to play over the total of 226.5. Team has played to over in three straight. DeAngelo Russell made his debut with his traded team and the Timberwolves and Raptors combined for 263 points as Minnesota played at a fast pace with Russell in the lineup. Charlotte has played to over in three of four. Defensively Hornets on the road is allowing 48% shooting. Timberwolves defensive form poor as in their past five games allowing 50.6% shooting while hitting on 46.9%. At home Minnesota will dictate this pace. Play Charlotte and Minnesota over 226.5.
Miami Heat vs. Utah Jazz NBA Pick Prediction 2/12/2020
Heat at Jazz—Free pick is Miami Heat +4.5. Miami has seen the return of Jimmy Butler back into their lineup in their win at Golden St. Jae Crowder came over and does give good presence defensively under the glass. Utah had dropped five straight then has responded with three wins in a row, but all came by four points or fewer. They got past an injury riddled Dallas team by four. Beat Portland at home by three with rest and the Trailblazers playing back to back, three games in four nights plus five games in seven nights. Past five games Utah allowing 46.6% shooting with 37.5% from three. Play Miami +4.5.