Free NBA Picks For Today 1/24/2021
Oklahoma City Thunder vs. LA Clippers NBA Pick Prediction 1/24/2021
Thunder at Clippers—NBA pick is LA Clippers -13. Clippers finally playing to their potential. They have won six straight with their past four wins coming by 14 points or greater. Past five games LA is shooting 52% from the field. Thunder has lost three of four with the defeats coming by 14 or greater points. OKC sits last in the NBA in offensively efficiency. Clippers best in the NBA in offensively efficiency as they average 118 points per 100 possessions. LAC a healthy team. Thunder third leading scorer Al Horford is out. Not enough scoring output from this Thunder team. Play LA Clippers -13.
Charlotte Hornets vs. Orlando Magic NBA Pick Prediction 1/24/2021
Hornets at Magic—NBA free pick is Orlando Magic -1.5. Orlando has been dealing with injuries to the top of their rotation. But now they top four leading scorers will play on Sunday. Magic had a good showing covering in a two point loss at Indiana on Friday. Charlotte carries a four game losing streak after a 13 point loss at home to the Chicago Bulls as they gave up 52% shooting. Just prefer the Magic behind Gordon, Vucevic, Ross and Anthony. Play Orlando -1.5.
Atlanta Hawks vs. Milwaukee Bucks NBA Pick Prediction 1/24/2021
Hawks at Bucks—Free pick is Atlanta Hawks +7. Atlanta is no pushovers. They carry a three game win streak and has shown improvement on the defensive end of the court. Hawks sit amongst the leaders in defensive efficiency. Past five games Atlanta is holding opponents to 42.6% shooting. Milwaukee has failed to cover four straight. Since the bubble, the Bucks defense has slipped. Past five games Milwaukee allowing nearly 46% shooting. Play Atlanta +7.
New York Knicks vs. Portland Trailblazers NBA Pick Prediction 1/24/2021
Knicks at Trailblazers—NBA pick is New York Knicks +3. Key injuries for the Trailblazers as they are without CJ McCollum and Jusuf Nurkic. Their past five games Portland is shooting only 42.5% while allowing 48.5%. Trailblazers sit fourth worst in defensive efficiency as they surrender 114 points per 100 possessions. Knicks saw Alec Burks return to the lineup as he connects 52% from three. New York third best in defensive efficiency. Past five games they hold opponents to 37.8% shooting. Play Knicks +3.
Toronto Raptors vs. Indiana Pacers NBA Pick Prediction 1/24/2021
Raptors at Pacers–NBA pick is Indiana Pacers -4. Miles Turner is off the injury report for the Pacers. Turner averages 13 points per game. Raptors suffers a key injury here as Kyle Lowry has been ruled as out. Toronto has struggled shooting the basketball this year hitting only 44.7%. They have fallen this year to mid-pack in offensive efficiency. Pacers a good shooting team getting healthier. Play Indiana -4.
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics NBA Pick Prediction 1/24/2021
Cavaliers at Celtics—NBA free pick is Cleveland Cavaliers +6. Cleveland has gotten healthier with Andre Drummond and Colin Sexton back in the lineup. They carry a three game win streak with improved offensive production as their two top scores are back. Boston defensive form poor as in their past five games are allowing 47% shooting. Jayson Tatum remains out for the Celtics and now Payton Pritchard is out for a month with a knee injury. Play Cavaliers +6.
Washington Wizards vs. San Antonio Spurs NBA Pick Prediction 1/24/2021
Wizards at Spurs—Free pick is San Antonio Spurs -7. Washington returns to the court after a 13 day absence. They have been hit with a COVID spread to their roster and will be missing several of their scorers. Russell Westbrook is dealing with a quad injury and is listed as questionable. This is a bad Wizards defense as they are surrendering 50.5% shooting. They are second last in defensive efficiency surrendering nearly 115 points per 100 possessions. Spurs relatively healthy and has shown improvement on defense their past five games. Play San Antonio -7.