Free NBA Picks For Today 3/2/2021
Memphis Grizzlies vs. Washington Wizards NBA Pick Prediction 3/2/2021
Grizzlies at Wizards—NBA pick is Washington Wizards +1. Wizards have shown improvement winning seven of their past nine covering eight of those games. Shooting form good as in their past five games hitting on 48% from the floor and nearly 38% from three point range. Grizzlies have lost and failed to cover three of five. Team in a three point shooting slump as in that period hitting on 29.1% from beyond the arc. In those nine games the Wizards sit sixth in defensive efficiency holding opponents to 108.8 points per 100 possession with 113 per 100 on offense. Play Washington +1.
Denver Nuggets vs. Milwaukee Bucks NBA Pick Prediction 3/2/2021
Nuggets at Bucks—NBA free pick is Denver Nuggets and Milwaukee Bucks to play over the total of 236 points. Denver now in 13 of 18 to the over on the road after their 118-112 win at the Bulls on Monday. Away from home the Nuggets are shooting 49.5% with 40% from three and surrendering 48.2% to opponents. Bucks in terrific shooting form as in their past five games hitting on 48.7% with 38.7% from beyond the arc. Current form for Denver past five games team is connecting on nearly 50% with 43.6% from three sitting fourth in offensive efficiency with 118.1 points per 100 possessions. In that span Milwaukee also at 118 per 100. Play Bucks and Nuggets over 236.
Phoenix Suns vs. LA Lakers NBA Pick Prediction 3/2/2021
Suns at Lakers—Free pick is Phoenix Suns and LA Lakers to play under the total of 215.5. Both teams play at the slow pace with the Suns second slowest and Lakers eighth on the season. Both teams in good defensive form as in their past five games holding opponents to just over 43% shooting with LA allowing 33.7% from three and the Suns at 28.7%. Lakers slumping shooting the basketball as in that span hitting 43.3% and 30% from three. Both teams have held their past two opponents to under 100 points. Play Lakers and Suns under 215.5.
Atlanta Hawks vs. Miami Heat NBA Pick Prediction 3/2/2021
Hawks at Heat—NBA pick is Miami Heat -3.5. Both teams dealing with pending injuries. Hawks scorer D’Andre Hunter is out. Reddish and Bogdonavic are out. Hueter is listed as day to day. Butler questionable on the Heat side but his supporting cast is healthy. Miami has won and covered six straight after their ten point win to Atlanta on Sunday. Past five games Heat holding opponents to 43.1% with 33.5% from three. Hawks have lost and failed to cover three of four. Their defensive form poor as in that span of five surrendering 49% with 38% from three. In those four games Hawks near the bottom in defensive efficiency by allowing 117.1 points per 100 possessions. In that same span Heat putting up 119 per 100 and allowing only 108 per 100 possessions. Play Miami -3.5.
LA Clippers vs. Boston Celtics NBA Pick Prediction 3/2/2021
Clippers at Celtics—NBA free pick is LA Clippers -4. Boston missing a key defensive component with Marcus Smart out until after the All Star Break. Scorer Jaylen Brown is listed as questionable with a knee injury. Clippers have been able to respond well following their past four losses. Their key contributors in Leonard, George and Beverly are expected to play. Past five games LAC hitting on 48% with 39.8% from three. Celtics in that span hitting only 45.8% and 30.8% from beyond the arc. Boston has failed to cover eight of eleven sitting bottom half in offensive and defensive efficiency. Play Clippers -4.
New York Knicks vs. San Antonio Spurs NBA Pick Prediction 3/2/2021
Knicks at Spurs—Free pick is New York Knicks +2. Spurs on a back to back after a loss to Brooklyn on Tuesday dealing with many injuries to their rotation. Scorers Gay, White and Johnson are out. Going deeper into the bench Vassels is out. Knicks have covered ten of thirteen with one push. Form great as in their past five games hitting on 48% with 46% from three while holding opponents to 43.8%. San Antonio 0-4 straight up in back to back games scoring 15 points below overall average. Play Knicks +2.