Free NBA Picks For Today 10/28/2021
Detroit Pistons vs. Philadelphia 76ers NBA Pick Prediction 10/28/2021
Pistons at 76ers—Detroit Pistons a winless team sitting last in the NBA in defensive efficiency with 91 points per 100 possessions. They are shooting the ball terribly at 40.9% from the floor along with 22.5% from three point range. 76ers look to rebound after a loss to the Knicks. Philadelphia has shot well on the year converting 47.4% with 39.2% from beyond the arc. They are third in offensive efficiency with 114 points per 100 possessions. Embiid has been a game time decision every game but has played. Cade Cunningham out for the Pistons. Jerami Grant is questionable with an elbow injury and wasn’t able to practice on Wednesday. Play Philadelphia -10.
Atlanta Hawks vs. Washington Wizards NBA Pick Prediction 10/28/2021
Hawks at Wizards—Both teams on back to backs in this game following road games so each travel to this site. Washington is dealing with multi injuries to the supporting cast. Starter Daniel Gafford is out and Spencer Dinwiddie may miss the second half of a back to back coming off a season ending injury last year. Wizards shooting only 43.7% from the floor along with 31.7% from three point range. Atlanta performing better on both ends of the court. They shoot 45.6% from the field along with 36.6% from three and holding opponents to 39.6% and 27.9% from beyond the arc. The variance in the efficiency ratings is +7.6 on the side of Atlanta. Play Hawks 1.5.
New York Knicks vs. Chicago Bulls NBA Pick Prediction 10/28/2021
Bulls at Knicks—Bulls a perfect 4-0 on the season. Good additions to Chicago with DeMar DeRozan and Lonzo Ball. Zach LaVine has indicted he can play through a thumb injury. Bulls have shot the three ball well connecting on 42.3% and the defense has been good holding opponents to 43.7% shooting with 33% from beyond the arc. Bulls are third in the league in defensive efficiency holding opponents to 97.7 points per 100 possessions. Chicago on their home court pounded Detroit by 15 and New Orleans by 16 points. That home loss by New York to Orlando was bad as New York shot just 37% two games ago. Play Chicago -2.
Utah Jazz vs. Houston Rockets NBA Pick Prediction 10/28/2021
Jazz at Rockets—Jazz have defended well to start the season holding teams to 42.1% from the floor and 25.3% from beyond the arc. Their wins this season have come by 21 to OKC, 9 at Sacramento and 12 home to Denver. This is a young Houston team that looks improved. Their three losses have all been by double digits. They sit 22nd in offensive efficiency with 103.8 points per 100 possessions and have been very poor at taken care of the basketball with 18.7 turnovers per 100 possessions. The +14 rating by Utah is second best in the NBA showing excellence on both ends of the court. Play Utah -9.
San Antonio Spurs vs. Dallas Mavericks NBA Pick Prediction 10/28/2021
Spurs at Mavericks—Dallas has struggled to shoot the basketball this year hitting 40.4% from the floor along with 30.5% from three point range. They have failed to cover two of three. Spurs are converting 47.6% from the floor. Kristaps Porzingis is dealing with back pain and questionable for Thursday. Spurs sit tenth in offensive efficiency with 108.2 points per 100 possessions. Play San Antonio +7.
Memphis Grizzlies vs. Golden St Warriors NBA Pick Prediction 10/28/2021
Grizzlies at Warriors pick—Memphis has shot the ball well hitting 48.3% from the field and 40.4% from three as they took the court to face the Trailblazers. They are number one in the NBA in offensive efficiency with 121.3 points per 100 possessions. Golden St has failed to cover two of three not separating enough against the Clippers and Thunder in wins. Golden St shooting not at the level of the Grizzlies right now. Memphis shooting keeps them close. Play Grizzlies +5.5.