Free NBA Picks For Today 6/2/2021
Washington Wizards vs. Philadelphia 76ers NBA Pick Prediction 6/2/2021
Wizards at 76ers—NBA pick is Washington Wizards +6.5. Wizards facing elimination were able to extend this series to at least five games following their 122-114 win. It was a costly defeat for the 76ers as Joel Embidd was injured his knee and was forced to leave the game playing only eleven minutes. Embiid is doubtful for Wednesday. In the win the Wizards were able to pull down nine more boards than the 76ers and held Philadelphia to 42% shooting. 76ers leaned on Tobias Harris and went only 8 of 24 from the field. Both Beal and Westbrook are expected to play. Westbrook pulled down 21 rebounds in their win. Play Washington +6.5.
Atlanta Hawks vs. New York Knicks NBA Pick Prediction 6/2/2021
Hawks at Knicks—NBA free pick is Atlanta Hawks +1.5. Tough to back the Knicks as they have struggled on the offensive end of the court down 3-1 in this series. New York in this series is shooting only 40.4% in this series. Knicks averaging only 103.1 points per 100 possessions third worst of the playoff teams. Hawks defending Julius Randle effectively in this series as he is shooting only 27.4% in this series. RJ Barrett another disappointment hitting only 39.6% along with 27.3% from three point range. Trae Young have a great series connecting on 47% from the floor and averaging 27.5 points per game. Hawks depth is contributing offensively for the team in this series. Play Atlanta +1.5.
Memphis Grizzlies vs. Utah Jazz NBA Pick Prediction 6/2/2021
Grizzlies at Jazz—Free pick is Memphis Grizzlies +9.5. Facing elimination twice in this postseason the Grizzlies responded with good performances with wins at home to San Antonio and on the road to the Golden St Warriors. Memphis has been in these games but have not been able to deliver in the final minutes to cover. Grizzlies are generating offense in this series as they are averaging 117.1 points per 100 possessions. Memphis among the playoffs teams have done the best job of protecting the ball while the Jazz sit near the bottom with 13.4 turnovers per 100 possessions. Grizzlies generate just enough offense here in an elimination spot to cover. Play Memphis +9.5.
Dallas Mavericks vs. LA Clippers NBA Pick Prediction 6/2/2021
Mavericks at Clippers—NBA pick is LA Clippers -7. Clippers have made the proper adjustments which resulted in two straight wins by double digits against the Mavericks. LAC is getting Kawhi to the basket now. Past two games Clippers averaging 125.1 points per 100 possessions while surrendering only 105 per 100 to Mavericks. LAC has their defense right and getting catch and shoot opportunities from three. Luca Doncic will play through a neck injury. Play LA Clippers -7.