Free NBA Picks For Today 12/5/2021
Utah Jazz vs. Cleveland Cavaliers NBA Pick Prediction 12/5/2021
Jazz at Cavaliers—The Jazz core are healthy. Collin Sexton out for the season but the rest of the Cavaliers core healthy. Utah has won seven of nine after their 137-130 home win to Boston Celtics. In that nine game period the Jazz sit best in offensive efficiency with 121.9 points per 100 possessions. Cleveland sits 18th with 108.4 per 100. Jazz shooting form outstanding past five games hitting on 51% along with 44.3% from three. Play Utah -4.5.
Charlotte Hornets vs. Atlanta Hawks NBA Pick Prediction 12/5/2021
Hornets at Hawks—Charlotte dealing with cluster COVID issues as out are Ball, Rozier, McDaniels and Plumlee. On the Hawks side Bogdanovic and Hunter out. Trae Young questionable with a quad. Huerta has a quad issue and Reddish with an illness questionable. Both teams with impact injuries. Will lean to Hornets here behind Bridges, Hayward, Oubre and Smith. Play Charlotte +7.5.
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Houston Rockets NBA Pick Prediction 12/5/2021
Pelicans at Rockets—For New Orleans Josh Hart is questionable with a knee. On the Rockets sit Kevin Porter and Jalen Green are out. New Orleans has won three of five after their 107-91 road win at Dallas Mavericks.
Returning recently to the Pelicans was Brandon Ingraham. In that period the Pelicans sit 14th in offensive efficiency with 112.3 points per 100 possessions. Rockets have won five straight after a two point home win to Orlando. In that period, they are shooting 48.5% along with 40.5% from three. Houston struggled without Porter in the lineup. Those strong shooting numbers were with Porter in. Play New Orleans -3.
Washington Wizards vs. Toronto Raptors NBA Pick Prediction 12/5/2021
Wizards at Raptors—The Wizards core are healthy. For Toronto out are OG Anunoby and Goran Dragic. Reserve Khem Birch out. Toronto broke a three game losing streak with the 97-93 home victory to an injury riddled Milwaukee Bucks team.
Raptors have been held to 97 or fewer points past four games. In that period they sit 28th in offensive efficiency with 100.8 points per 100 possessions. Wizards have lost four of seven after a 116-101 home defeat to Cleveland. In that period the Wizards averaging 107.7 points per 100 possessions. Play Washington and Toronto under 212.5.