Free NBA Picks For Today 4/30/2021
Atlanta Hawks vs. Philadelphia 76ers NBA Pick Prediction 4/30/2021
Hawks at 76ers—NBA pick is Philadelphia 76ers -9. Philadelphia has a clean injury report and a healthy. That is certainly not the case for the Hawks. Hunter, Huerter and Reddish are out. Questionable with injuries are Young, Snell, Bogdanovic and Capela. Teams met on Wednesday with the 76ers pounding a patchwork Hawks team 127-83. Past five games. 76ers shooting 49.8% from the field along with 41.3% from three. In that period the Hawks are surrendering 50.5% along with 40.1% from beyond the arc. Play Philadelphia -9.
San Antonio Spurs vs. Boston Celtics NBA Pick Prediction 4/30/2021
Spurs at Celtics—NBA free pick is San Antonio Spurs +4.5. Tough to trust this Boston team. Only injury is Kemba Walker. Boston shooting form poor as in their past five games hitting only 42.4% with 32.5% from three. Spurs in the better shooting form. San Antonio has covered eight of twelve. Celtics have failed to cover four of six. In that span of six games the Celtics sit 27th in offensive efficiency with 105.1 points per 100 possessions. Play San Antonio +4.5.
Washington Wizards vs. Cleveland Cavaliers NBA Pick Prediction 4/30/2021
Wizards at Cavaliers—Free pick is Washington Wizards -7. Both Russell Westbrook and Bradley Beal are not on the injury report and expected to play. Shooting form great as in their past five games hitting on 49.6% along with 40.3% from three. Cavaliers defense not good in that period where they are giving up 49% overall. Cleveland dealing with cluster injurie. Collin Sexton is questionable with his concussion. Wizards have covered 11 of 14 with a push. Cavs have failed to cover seven of eight. In that fourteen game period the Wizards sit 5th in defensive efficiency with 108.4 points per 100 possessions. Play Washington -7.
Portland Trailblazers vs. Brooklyn Nets NBA Pick Prediction 4/30/2021
Trailblazers at Nets—NBA pick is Portland Trailblazers +1.5. Portland has rest advantage and has won the first two games of this road trip by 21 at Indiana and at Memphis by 21. Past five games they are making 41% from three. Brooklyn on a back to back after their win to Toronto. Kyrie Irving missed the game on Thursday. Always must worry about Kevin Durant playing in back to backs especially this late in the regular season. He did have a season long injury last year and recently recovered from a thigh injury. For that reason, play Portland +1.5.
Orlando Magic vs. Memphis Grizzlies NBA Pick Prediction 4/30/2021
Magic at Grizzlies—NBA free pick is Memphis Grizzlies -10.5. Other than Jarren Jackson the Grizzlies are fairly healthy in this spot. They have covered 12 of 17. Memphis is chasing Dallas for the sixth seed and is three games back with eleven games remaining. Orlando sitting many in their rotation and is a patchwork lineup. Past five games they are shooting only 42.7% along with 32.7% from three while surrendering 49.1% overall. Magic has failed to cover eight of ten. In that ten game span the Magic sits second last in offensive efficiency with 104.4 points per 100 possessions. Play Memphis -10.5.
Milwaukee Bucks vs. Chicago Bulls NBA Pick Prediction 4/30/2021
Bucks at Bulls—Free pick is Chicago Bulls +5.5. Rest advantage for Chicago in this spot. Nikola Vucevic is expected to play as he is probable. Zack LaVine continues to be out. But the concern is for the heath of Giannis who left in the loss to Houston with an ankle injury. He had been dealing with a sore knee since February and could sit in this spot. Chicago shooting form good as in their past five games hitting on 48% with 36.7% from three. Bulls have covered 12 of 18 as an underdog of five or greater. Play Chicago +5.5.
Utah Jazz vs. Phoenix Suns NBA Pick Prediction 4/30/2021
Jazz at Suns—NBA pick is Utah Jazz +5. Utah really showed well as they responded after back to back losses to Minnesota with a 49 point road win at Sacramento. They are without Donovan Mitchell but the team has depth. Phoenix defensive form a concern as in their past five games allowing 50.1% from the field along with 40.5% from three. Play Utah +5.
Sacramento Kings vs. LA Lakers NBA Pick Prediction 4/30/2021
Kings at Lakers—NBA free pick is Sacramento Kings +9.5. Sacramento was embarrassed in their last game against Utah. They are in good shooting form as in their past five games hitting 50% along with 42.6^ from three. Lakers not in that shooting form and in that span making only 32.7% from three. First home game for LA after a four game road trip that ended in a nine point loss at Washington. Lakers have failed to cover five straight as defensively surrendering 51% shooting and 41.5% from three point range. Cannot lay nearly double digits in that form. Play Sacramento +9.5.