Free NBA Picks For Today 2/10/2021
Atlanta Hawks vs. Dallas Mavericks NBA Pick Prediction 2/10/2021
Hawks at Mavericks—NBA pick is Atlanta Hawks and Dallas Mavericks to play over the total of 233.5. Dallas has played to over in four straight. Past five games the team is surrendering 50.7% shooting with 43% from three. In that span of five games the Mavericks are fifth in offensive efficiency with 118.6 points per 100 possessions and third last on the defensive side surrendering 121.3 per 100. They are also playing at the third highest pace. These teams met a week ago in Atlanta with the teams combining for 238 points. Against Toronto in their last game the teams combined for 253 points. Play Hawks and Mavericks over 233.5.
Charlotte Hornets vs. Memphis Grizzlies NBA Pick Prediction 2/10/2021
Hornets at Grizzlies—NBA free pick is Charlotte Hornets +4. Memphis has a look of a team that has worn out. Team has many supporting cast members hurt and a lot has been asked of Ja Morant and their healthy players. They have lost and failed to cover four straight after a 15 point home loss to Toronto on Monday. Past five games Grizzlies allowing 50.7% shooting with 46% from beyond the arc and 120 points per 100 possession. In that span Charlotte making 42.1% from three and defending better. Hornets have won five of seven. They are in the top third in offensive efficiency and near the top third defensively in that span of seven games. Play Charlotte +4.
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Chicago Bulls NBA Pick Prediction 2/10/2021
Pelicans at Bulls—Free pick is New Orleans Pelicans -3. New Orleans a healthy team with their top seven scorers not on the injury report. As they faced Houston on Wednesday, they have won and covered three straight. Bulls have failed to cover six of eight. Three of their top five scorers are hurt in Markkanen, Porter and Carter. Chicago sits in the lower third in offensive efficiency in that eight game span. Play Pelicans -3.
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Denver Nuggets NBA Pick Prediction 2/10/2021
Cavaliers at Nuggets—NBA pick is Denver Nuggets -9.5. Denver is a bit banged up but have enough scoring to battle this Cleveland team. Cavaliers have failed to cover seven straight. In that span the team sits last in offensive efficiency and near the bottom on the defensive side. Past five games Cavs are surrendering 50.2% shooting with 43% from beyond the arc. In that five game span Nuggets are hitting 47% with 43% from beyond the arc. Play Denver -9.5.
Toronto Raptors vs. Washington Wizards NBA Pick Prediction 2/10/2021
Raptors at Wizards—NBA free pick is Toronto Raptors -5.5. Toronto is showing improvement on the court shooting the basketball. Past five games the Raptors are hitting on 48% with 40.8% from three point range. They have won and covered four of five and in that span sitting second in offensive efficiency with 123.5 points per 100 possessions. Washington Wizards second worst in the NBA in defensive efficiency on the season. Past five games Wizards are allowing 40% shooting from three. Washington has lost and failed to cover seven of ten all seven defeats by double digits. Play Raptors -5.5.
Indiana Pacers vs. Brooklyn Nets NBA Pick Prediction 2/10/2021
Pacers at Nets—Free pick is Indiana Pacers and Brooklyn Nets to play over the total of 235 points. The over trend for Brooklyn is 17 of 19 as they game closes over in their loss to the Pistons on Tuesday. Defensive form poor for the Nets as in their past five games allowing 50.8% with 38.7% from three point range. With Harden on the court for the Nets there isn’t too much attention to defense. Pacers in that five game span is allowing 47% with 38.6% from beyond the arc. Both offenses sharp with each hitting over 40% from three in that period of time. Pacers with two days of rest will likely be a running partner in a fast pace to try and wear out a Nets team on a back to back. Play Indiana and Brooklyn over 235.
LA Clippers vs. Minnesota Timberwolves NBA Pick Prediction 2/10/2021
Clippers at Timberwolves—NBA pick is Minnesota Timberwolves +10.5. Timberwolves have covered five of six with the other game ending in a push. Three point shooting has been good in their past five games hitting on 37%. Paul George is out for the Clippers and Patrick Beverly questionable. Tough to back the Clippers as they are not playing elite defense. Past five games LAC is allowing 49.1% shooting with 39.3% from beyond the arc. This two game road trip has their final stop in Chicago which doesn’t sound too motivating for LA playing bad teams. Play Timberwolves +10.5.
Oklahoma City Thunder vs. LA Lakers NBA Pick Prediction 2/10/2021
Thunder at Lakers—NBA free pick is Oklahoma City Thunder and LA Lakers to play under the total of 218.5. Rematch game from a game played on Monday that ended at 220 total points before going into overtime. Huge injury for OKC as their leading scorer Shai Gilgeous Alexander is out with a knee injury. He had 29 on Monday. Thunder dealing with cluster injuries to their supporting cast. Lakers top in defensive efficiency this year and OKC second last in offensively and will be without their leading scorer. Play Thunder and Lakers under 218.5.
Milwaukee Bucks vs. Phoenix Suns NBA Pick Prediction 2/10/2021
Bucks at Suns—Free pick is Phoenix Suns +4.5. Suns have won and covered six of their past seven games. Their defense has been good in that span sitting fourth in defensive efficiency. Milwaukee no longer an elite defense and it is more evident on their road games where they surrender 46.2% shooting along with 40.6% from three point range. They sit in the lower third in road defensive efficiency. Guard Jrue Holliday out for the Bucks and Chris Paul questionable. Play Phoenix +4.5.