Free NBA Picks For Today 4/11/2021
Atlanta Hawks vs. Charlotte Hornets NBA Pick Prediction 4/11/2021
Hawks at Hornets—NBA pick is Charlotte Hornets +4.5. Huge injury list for the Hawks in this spot. They are already without scorer De’Andre Hunter and Cam Reddish who helps off the bench. Trae Young is dealing with a calf injury and is questionable. Danilo Gallinari has a foot injury and is questionable. Charlotte has covered eight of ten following their win at Milwaukee on Friday. In that period this sit seventh in defensive efficiency allowing 107 points per 100 possessions. Play Charlotte +4.5.
Boston Celtics vs. Denver Nuggets NBA Pick Prediction 4/11/2021
Celtics at Nuggets—NBA free pick is Denver Nuggets -5. Key offensive scorers are both questionable in this game. Jayson Tatum is dealing with an illness and Jayson Brown has a sore knee. Tough spot for an Eastern Conference team to play their single game of the year in the high elevation of Denver. Nuggets in their past five games are shooting 51% along with 42% from three point range.
Milwaukee Bucks vs. Orlando Magic NBA Pick Prediction 4/11/2021
Bucks at Magic—Free pick is Milwaukee Bucks -8.5. Giannis is doubtful but better news for Middleton, Holiday, Lopez and DiVincenzo who are all probable for Sunday. Giannis has been out the lineup and still in the Bucks past five games they are shooting 48.2% along with 36.4% from three. In that period Magic surrendering 49.3% along with 42.3% from three. Orlando in horrible form as in that period hitting 43.2% with 27.5% from beyond the arc. Too much to ask for the Magic’s patchwork team in this spot. Play Milwaukee -8.5.
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Cleveland Cavaliers NBA Pick Prediction 4/11/2021
Pelicans at Cavaliers—NBA pick is New Orleans Pelicans -6.5. Cavaliers on a back to back after getting blown out at home to Toronto on Saturday. In back to back games the Cavaliers average only 103 points per game. Pelicans with rest advantage here after their win to Philadelphia by seven. New Orleans nearly a month ago pounded Cleveland at home 116-82 pulling down 70 rebounds to the Cavaliers 33. Zion will play and New Orleans fighting for that final play in seed with Golden St. They must win games like this. Play New Orleans -6.5.
Toronto Raptors vs. New York Knicks NBA Pick Prediction 4/11/2021
Raptors at Knicks—NBA free pick is New York Knicks -1. New York has rest advantage in this spot after their four point home win to Memphis on Friday. Toronto will be on a back to back after beating Cleveland on Saturday. They just had a back to back spot on Tuesday and lost to the Lakers. They have another back to back on Monday. Fred VanVleet is dealing with a sore hip and is in question. Knicks in good three point shooting form as in their past five games hitting on 44%. In that period Toronto connecting on 29.8% from three and allowing 39%. Play New York -1.
San Antonio Spurs vs. Dallas Mavericks NBA Pick Prediction 4/11/2021
Spurs at Mavericks—Free pick is Dallas Mavericks -6. San Antonio has lost five straight. Defense has been a major issue in those defeats as the team is surrendering 51.1% from the field and 42.1% from three point range. That has been an issue for this team the past few seasons. Dallas in that period playing outstanding defense and shooting well from three. Mavs have covered both games against San Antonio this year shooting 52% and 48.4% from the floor. Play Dallas -6.
Indiana Pacers vs. Memphis Grizzlies NBA Pick Prediction 4/11/2021
Pacers at Grizzlies—NBA pick is Memphis Grizzlies -2. Grizzlies enter in great shooting form as in their past five games shooting 50.3% along with 44.1% from three point range. They have covered nine of their past eleven games. Indiana has been an up and down team. Defensive form bad as in that span of five games allowing 47.1% shooting. They are without Myles Turner and TJ Warrant who combined for 30 points per game average. In those nine games Grizzlies sits seventh in defensive efficiency with 117.4 points per 100 possessions. Indiana sitting 20th of the league at 109.7.Play Memphis -2.
Chicago Bulls vs. Minnesota Timberwolves NBA Pick Prediction 4/11/2021
Bulls at Timberwolves—NBA free pick is Chicago Bulls and Minnesota Timberwolves to play over the total of 231. DeAngelo Russell is back for Minnesota and it is improving the offensive production for the Timberwolves but at the same time the team is giving up a ton of points. Past five games Bulls shooting 50.2% with 37% from three. Timberwolves in that period hitting 47% but allowing 50.5% along with 42.2% from three. Bulls have their scorers healthy. Both teams over in two straight. Play Chicago and Minnesota over 231.
Detroit Pistons vs. LA Clippers NBA Pick Prediction 4/11/2021
Pistons at Clippers—Free pick is Detroit Pistons +10.5. Clippers will play without Kawhi Leonard, Patrick Beverly and Serge Ibaka. Rajon Rondo is banged up and questionable. Pistons in their past five games are shooting 48% with 38.6% from three. Detroit has covered seven of eleven back to back games this season. This is the last game of an eight game home stand for LA. Grant status up in the air for Detroit but the Pistons have covered 15 of 27 on the road. Play Detroit +10.5.
Miami Heat vs. Portland Trailblazers NBA Pick Prediction 4/11/2021
Heat at Trailblazers—NBA pick is Miami Heat -1. Miami is starting to shoot the ball better. They have won five of their past six games. In their past five the team is shooting 49%. Trailblazers on a back to back after their home win to a Detroit team missing their leading scorer. They have lost their past three step up games losing and not covering to Utah, Clippers and Milwaukee. Healthy for Miami are Butler, Adebayo and Dragic. Herro is questionable but like how Miami is starting to put things together now with the playoffs approaching. In that six game period the Heat are sitting sixth in defensive efficiency allowing 106.8 points per 100 possessions. Play Miami -1.