Free NBA Picks For Today 1/21/2021
LA Lakers vs. Milwaukee Bucks NBA Pick Prediction 1/21/2021
Lakers at Bucks—NBA pick is LA Lakers +1. LA tops in the league in defensive efficiency holding opponents to 104.5 points per 100 possessions. On offense they are second from the field at 48.8% and fifth from three at 39.1%. Bucks not defended as well in years past. Perimeter defense in question as they surrender 37.7% from beyond the arc. Bucks were recently beaten in a step up game against Brooklyn. Both teams enter with two days of rest. Play Lakers +1.
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Utah Jazz NBA Pick Prediction 1/21/2021
Pelicans at Jazz—NBA free pick is Utah Jazz -6.5. Pelicans have lost six of seven failing to cover five of those games. They fell at Utah on Tuesday 118-102 getting crushed on the glass by 16 rebounds. Recent defensive form poor as in their past five games the Pelicans allowing 47.7% shooting with 41.1% from three point range. In that span Jazz have put the clamps on defensively holding teams to 39.9% and 26.2% from beyond the arc. Jazz have won and covered six straight and eight of ten. Play Jazz -6.5.
New York Knicks vs. Golden St Warriors NBA Pick Prediction 1/21/2021
Knicks at Warriors—Free pick is New York Knicks +4.5. New York three point shooter Alec Burks is expected to return to the lineup. He is second in scoring averaging nearly 21 points per game with a 53.1% shooting percentage. Knicks have rest advantage with two days off and sporting a two game win streak after a win to Orlando on Monday. Warriors in a back to back playing third game in four nights. Golden St has not shot well this season connecting on 44.8% from the floor and 35.3% from three which ranks near the bottom third in the league. Play Knicks +4.5.