Free NBA Picks For Today 2/28/2020
Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Milwaukee Bucks NBA Pick Prediction 2/28/2020
Thunder at Bucks—Line—Milwaukee -10.5 with o/u 228.5—NBA pick is Oklahoma City Thunder +10.5. OKC has been strong in back to back spots covering all eight games on the season. As they hosted Sacramento on Thursday the team has covered four straight. OKC has covered 17 of 27 on the road and 10 of their past 11 on the road against teams over .500 at home. Thunder in their past five games are shooting 50.8% with 41.9% from three. Oklahoma City has covered five of their past six against the Bucks. Could be too many points as OKC gets within this number. Play Oklahoma City +10.5.
Sacramento Kings vs. Memphis Grizzlies NBA Pick Prediction 2/28/2020
Kings at Grizzlies—Line—Memphis -4 with o/u 229.5—NBA free pick is Sacramento Kings +4. Sacramento has covered six of eight in back to back spots this season. They have won three straight and six of eight as they played at Oklahoma City on Thursday. Kings are in the better form as in their past five games hitting on 45.8% with 38.5% from three. Grizzlies in that span surrendering 48.1% with 41.7% from beyond the arc. Memphis dealing with several key injuries with Jaren Jackson, Grayson Allen and Brandon Clarke all out. They accounted for 36 points and 12 rebounds per game. Memphis has lost four straight with their past three losses coming by double digits.
Washington Wizards vs. Utah Jazz NBA Pick Prediction 2/28/2020
Wizards at Jazz—Line—Utah -10 with o/u 230—Free pick is Washington Wizards and Utah Jazz to play over the total of 230. Washington a poor defensive team that plays fast. The defense for the team is worse on the road where they 123.5 points and 50.1% shooting on the season. Jazz have been struggling and it has been on the defensive end. Their past five games the team is allowing 49.1% shooting with 43.1% from three. Despite the poor defense, Utah has shot well at home connecting on 47.7%. Wizards have played to over in 18 of their 27 road games. Play Washington and Utah over 230.
Denver Nuggets vs. LA Clippers NBA Pick Prediction 2/28/2020
Nuggets at Clippers—Line—LA -5.5 with o/u 220—NBA pick is LA Clippers -5.5. Tough to go against the Clippers with rest with Beverly, Leonard and George not on the injury report. Clippers have a clean injury report. With all three in the lineup the team pounded Memphis at home by 27 and at Phoenix by 10. That home loss to Sacramento woke up this team. Past five games Clippers holding opponents to 43.2% shooting. Nuggets in recent step up games dropped a 12 point decision at Oklahoma City and at home to the Lakers. Defensively on the road the Nuggets do surrender 46.1%. Play LA Clippers -5.5.
Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Orlando Magic NBA Pick Prediction 2/28/2020
Timberwolves at Magic—NBA free pick is Minnesota Timberwolves and Orlando Magic to play over the total of 236. No big man and rim defender down low for the Timberwolves as Karl Anthony Towns has been out with a wrist injury. They have played to over in four straight and seven of their past eight after combining for 255 points at Miami. Orlando has played to over in five straight and seven of eight after combining for 250 points at a bad defensive team in Atlanta. Timberwolves past five games allowing 50.9% shooting and 38% from three. Magic defense bad as well as in that span allowing 48% with 40.4% from three. Orlando has gotten their offense going as in that span putting up 120.4 points hitting on 47.1%. Play Minnesota and Orlando over 236.
Brooklyn Nets vs. Atlanta Hawks NBA Pick Prediction 2/28/2020
Nets at Hawks—Free pick is Brooklyn Nets and Atlanta Hawks to play over the total of 233.5. Hawks have played to over in seven of ten. They play at the fifth fastest pace in the league. Atlanta also sits near the bottom of the NBA in defensive efficiency. Past five games the team is allowing 47.3% shooting. They have played to over in 17 of their 29 home games. Hawks has surrendered 124 points or greater in six of their past seven games. Nets have put up 113 or greater points in two of three. Play Brooklyn and Atlanta over 233.5.
Charlotte Hornets vs. Toronto Raptors NBA Pick Prediction 2/28/2020
Hornets at Raptors—NBA pick is Toronto Raptors -13.5. Toronto form has been good in their past five games hitting on 46.6% with 35.7% from three while holding teams to 39.6%. Recent road game at Indiana the Hornets were pounded by 39 points. This will be an angry Toronto team after dropping a home game to Milwaukee. Prior to that they have won and covered three straight at home all by 11 or greater points. Charlotte has failed to cover six straight on the road against teams that win over 60% on their home court. Norman Powell could return for Toronto on Friday. Play Toronto -13.5.