Free NBA Picks For Today 3/27/2021
Memphis Grizzlies vs. Utah Jazz NBA Pick Prediction 3/27/2021
Grizzlies at Jazz—NBA pick is Memphis Grizzlies +10.5. Back to back as these teams met on Friday night. As they opened this two game series the Grizzlies were in good defensive form as in their past five games holding opponents to 43.3% shooting and 33.9% from three. Team is healthy. In those five games the Grizzlies sit second in defensive efficiency holding teams to 102.9 points per 100 possessions. Grizzlies had covered nine of twelve entering Friday with Jazz failing on nine of twelve. Play Memphis +10.5.
Philadelphia 76ers vs. LA Clippers NBA Pick Prediction 3/27/2021
76ers at Clippers—NBA free pick is Philadelphia 76ers +7.5. Philadelphia has covered 11 of their past 14 with a push after their eight point win to the Lakers on Thursday. Team is in great form as in their past five games hitting on 46.7% along with 38% from three and holding the opposition to 43.2% along with 33.1% from beyond the arc. Clippers defensively have not shown up every night on the court. In that span of five games the team is allowing 37% from three. In those fourteen games the 76ers are tops in defensive efficiency holding opponents to 101.2 points per 100 possessions. Clippers in that span allowing 111.2 per 100. LAC will continue to be without their defensive stopper in Patrick Beverly and Serge Ibaka. Morris and Leonard are both listed as questionable. Play 76ers +7.5.
Detroit Pistons vs. Washington Wizards NBA Pick Prediction 3/27/2021
Pistons at Wizards—Free pick is Washington Wizards -2.5. Washington with rest advantage in this game after their four point loss at the Knicks on Thursday. Wizards are the team in better offensive and defensive form as in their past five games hitting on 50.2% shooting and holding opponents to 45.3%. Beal is questionable but Westbrook is healthy. Pistons in that five game span surrendering 47.2% along with 39% from beyond the arc. Pistons have lost six of eight in back to back spots and are 5-19 straight up on the road. Play Wizards -2.5.
Houston Rockets vs. Minnesota Timberwolves NBA Pick Prediction 3/27/2021
Rockets at Timberwolves—NBA pick is Minnesota Timberwolves -3.5. Rockets have lost 22 of 23 after their six point loss at Minnesota on Friday night. Past five games Rockets are shooting only 43.7% and 33% from three point range. Timberwolves are in the better shooting form. Rockets did lose Gordon to injury and traded away Victor Oladipo. In the month of March the Rockets sit last in offensive efficiency with 103.7 points per 100 possessions. Timberwolves performing better at 111 per 100. Play Minnesota -3.5.
Chicago Bulls vs. San Antonio Spurs NBA Pick Prediction 3/27/2021
Bulls at Spurs—NBA free pick is San Antonio Spurs -2. San Antonio has shown the ability to beat up on the losing teams while struggling against top tier teams. Three of their past four losses came to the Bucks and Clippers. Chicago has lost four of their past five games including a seven point home defeat to San Antonio. Bulls are giving up 47.2% shooting on the campaign. During those five games the Bulls second worst in offensive efficiency scoring 103.4 points per 100 possessions. Zach LaVine has shown up as day to day on the injury report. Play Spurs -2.
Dallas Mavericks vs. New Orleans Pelicans NBA Pick Prediction 3/27/2021
Mavericks at Pelicans—Free pick is New Orleans Pelicans +2.5. The back injury to Luca Doncic appears serious. Head coach Rick Carlisle told the media it began in Mid-February and reached a point where he needed treatments and to sit out on Friday. Doubt Mavs would rush Doncic back. Both teams coming off losses and on back to backs. Pelicans are in good shooting form as in their past five games hitting on 51.5%. Mavs were held to only 94 points without Doncic in a home defeat to Indiana on Friday. Play New Orleans +2.5.
Boston Celtics vs. Oklahoma City Thunder NBA Pick Prediction 3/27/2021
Celtics at Thunder—NBA pick is Oklahoma City Thunder +10. OKC has covered five of nine and has strong rest advantage in this spot with two days of rest. Celtics on a back to back after beating Milwaukee on Friday. Boston has lost and failed to cover six of nine back to back games this season. They are giving up five points above overall average with no rest. Past five games Celtics are surrendering 47.6% shooting along with 39% from three. Thunder in that span is defending the perimeter and making 39% from beyond the arc. They will be without Alexander but rest advantage and at home a definite edge here. Play Oklahoma City +10.
New York Knicks vs. Milwaukee Bucks NBA Pick Prediction 3/27/2021
Knicks at Bucks—Free pick is New York Knicks +10. Knicks have rest advantage in this spot after their sour point home win to Washington on Thursday. Team has covered ten of their past fourteen games with one push. Past five games they are holding teams to 44.8% shooting and making 40% from three.. Team is dealing with questionable statuses on players in this spot. Bucks on a back to back after dropping an eight point decision to Boston on Friday night shooting only 44%. Must worry about Giannis status in this back to back after being sidelined recently with a knee. Milwaukee has failed to cover seven of ten as they sit 12th in offensive efficiency. Knicks shooting the three well and the Bucks have struggled to defend it on the year. Play New York +10.
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Sacramento Kings NBA Pick Prediction 3/27/2021
Cavaliers at Kings—NBA free pick is Sacramento Kings -8. Kings have won and covered five of their past six games including a 14 point win at Cleveland. Cavaliers dealing with an injury to their leading scorer Collin Sexton who has a hamstring injury and didn’t play on Friday night. Cavs only average 103.8 points in back to back games. Kings in their past five games shooting nearly 51% with 41% from three. Cavaliers have failed to cover six of nine as they sit last in offensive efficiency with 102.3 points per 100 possessions and could be without their leading scorer in a back to back spot against a rested home team. Sacramento sixth in that period at 116.3 points per 100. Play Sacramento -8.