Free NBA Picks For Today 1/30/2022
LA Lakers vs. Atlanta Hawks NBA Pick Prediction 1/30/2022
Lakers at Hawks—James and Nunn are out for LAL. Davis is questionable with a wrist. For Atlanta Young questionable with hip soreness and Hunter questionable with an ankle. LA has lost seven of ten with their 117-114 road defeat to Charlotte Hornets. Lakers 23rd in defensive efficiency in this period by allowing 115 points per 100 possessions and a net rating of 108.9. Atlanta comes off the 108-92 home win to the Boston Celtics. Hawks on a six game win and cover streak as they sit second in offensive efficiency in this period scoring 118.8 points per 100 possessions while giving up 106.2 per 100. Play LA Lakers +7.5.
LA Clippers vs. Charlotte Hornets NBA Pick Prediction 1/30/2022
Clippers at Hornets—Paul George remains out for the LAC. Batum is questionable. On the Hornets side Hayward and McDaniels out. Oubre is questionable with an ankle. Clippers come off the 121-114 road defeat to Miami Heat. Team is 3-3 on this road trip sitting 25th in offensive efficiency scoring 108 points per 100 possessions while giving up 110 per 100. Charlotte has won five of seven after their 117-114 home win to LA Lakers. Hornets sit sixth in offensive efficiency in this span scoring 116.4 points per 100 possessions while surrendering 110.7 per 100. Play Charlotte -4.5.
Portland Trailblazers vs. Chicago Bulls NBA Pick Prediction 1/30/2022
Trailblazers at Bulls—Little, Lillard, Nance and Zeller out for the Trailblazers. For the Bulls out are Ball, Caruso, Jones and Williams. Portland has won five of eight with their 125-110 road win at Houston Rockets. Portland defense seventh in efficiency allowing 108.3 points per 100 possessions while scoring 109.3 per 100. Chicago has lost seven of ten with their 131-122 road defeat to San Antonio Spurs. Bulls struggling to defend over this period by allowing 119.6 points per 100 possessions sitting 29th and posting a net rating of -10.5. Play Portland +6.5.
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Detroit Pistons NBA Pick Prediction 1/30/2022
Cavaliers at Pistons—Markkanen remains out for Cleveland. Grant and Olynyk out for the Pistons. Josh Jackson is questionable. Cleveland has won eight of nine with their 115-99 home win to Milwaukee. Cavs fourth in defensive efficiency in this period allowing 105.5 points per 100 possessions and scoring 111.5. Detroit has dropped six of seven with their 119-103 road defeat at Orlando. Pistons 29th in defensive efficiency in this period by allowing 119.4 points per 100 possessions and a net rating of -11.6. Play Cleveland -7.
Denver Nuggets vs. Milwaukee Bucks NBA Pick Prediction 1/30/2022
Nuggets at Bucks—Porter is out for Denver with Barton and Cousins questionable. Lopez out for the Bucks with Hill and Hood questionable. Nuggets have won eight of nine with their 116-105 road win at New Orleans. Denver first in offensive efficiency in this period scoring 120.7 points per 100 possessions and allowing 112.4 per 100. Milwaukee has won four of five with their 123-108 home win to New York Knicks. Bucks ninth in offensive efficiency in this period putting up 114.5 per 100 while surrendering 110.4 per 100. Play Milwaukee and Denver over 220.5.
Dallas Mavericks vs. Orlando Magic NBA Pick Prediction 1/30/2022
Mavericks at Magic—Hardaway and Porzingis are out for the Mavs. Still many out for the Magic. Dallas has won seven of nine with their 132-105 home win to Indiana Pacers. Mavericks third in defensive efficiency by allowing 105 points per 100 possessions in this period while scoring 112.5. Orlando has won two of four on this home stand with their 119-103 home win to Detroit Pistons. Magic fourth in defensive efficiency in this period allowing 104.7 points per 100 possessions while scoring 108.1 per 100. Play Orlando +5.5.
Utah Jazz vs. Minnesota Timberwolves NBA Pick Prediction 1/30/2022
Jazz at Timberwolves—Gobert remains out for the Jazz with Mitchell questionable. Beverly and Russell questionable for the Timberwolves. Utah has lost six of seven following their 119-109 road defeat to Memphis Grizzlies. Jazz 22nd in offensive efficiency in this period scoring 109.2 points per 100 possessions with a net rating of -3.9. Minnesota goes 1-2 on their completed road trip with their 134-124 road defeat at Phoenix Suns. Timberwolves 26th in defensive efficiency in this period allowing 118.9 points per 100 possessions and scoring 114.1 per 100. Play Utah and Minnesota over 224.
San Antonio Spurs vs. Phoenix Suns NBA Pick Prediction 1/30/2022
Spurs at Suns—Murray, Poeltl and White out for the Spurs. On the Suns side out are Payne and Kaminsky. Ayton, Crowder and McGee questionable. San Antonio comes off the 131-122 home win to Chicago Bulls. Suns have won nine straight after their 134-124 home win to Minnesota Timberwolves. Suns second in offensive efficiency in this period by scoring 119.5 points per 100 possessions while surrendering 107.3 per 100. Murray injury huge for the Spurs. Play San Antonio and Phoenix under 232.