Free NBA Picks For Today 1/5/2021
LA Lakers vs. Memphis Grizzlies NBA Pick Prediction 1/5/2021
Lakers at Grizzlies—NBA pick is LA Lakers -9. Going to come right back on LA after their win by 14 at Memphis two days ago. Memphis dealing with key injuries to Ja Morant and several key rotational players. They will be challenged to score points on the Lakers. Memphis was held to 94 points in their first meeting. LA is hitting on 49.6% from the floor and 40.6% from three while holding opponents to 44%. Grizzlies were not a good shooting team with Ja Morant on the floor and gets worse without him. Play Lakers -9.
Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Denver Nuggets NBA Pick Prediction 1/5/2021
Timberwolves at Nuggets—NBA free pick is Minnesota Timberwolves and Denver Nuggets to play over the total of 227 points. These are two worst teams in defensive efficiency in the NBA. Nuggets give up 116 points per 100 possessions and the Timberwolves are at 117. Nuggets have gone over in five of six as they surrender 48.7% from the floor and 40.6% from three point range. They are shooting 49.2% with 38% from beyond the arc. Timberwolves are surrendering 49.8% shooting with 38.5% from beyond the arc. Play Timberwolves and Nuggets over 227.