Free NBA Picks For Today 3/7/2022
Atlanta Hawks vs. Detroit Pistons NBA Pick Prediction 3/7/2022
Hawks at Pistons—Huerter is questionable for the Hawks. Jackson out for Detroit. Atlanta has won three of five after the break with their 117-114 road win at Washington Wizards. Hawks fifth in offensive efficiency in this period scoring 119.6 points per 100 possessions while giving up 114.6 per 100. Detroit has won four of six after the break after their 111-106 home win to Indiana Pacers. Pistons over this period scoring 113.6 points per 100 possessions while giving up 114.5 per 100. Play Detroit +8.
Chicago Bulls vs. Philadelphia 76ers NBA Pick Prediction 3/7/2022
Bulls at 76ers—Out for Chicago are Ball, Caruso and Williams with Vucevic questionable. 76ers have a clean injury report. Chicago has lost four straight after their 118-112 home defeat to Milwaukee Bucks. Bulls 23rd in defensive efficiency in this span by allowing 118.4 points per 100 possessions while scoring 111 per 100. Philadelphia had their six game win streak snapped in a 99-82 road defeat to Miami Heat sitting Harden. 76ers in this period scoring 116 points per 100 possessions while giving up 115.5 per 100. Play Chicago +6.5.
Houston Rockets vs. Miami Heat NBA Pick Prediction 3/7/2022
Rockets at Heat—Schroder questionable for the Rockets. Lowry and Morris out for the Heat with Martin and Oladipo questionable. Houston broke a twelve game losing streak after their 123-112 home win to Memphis Grizzlies. Rockets last in defensive efficiency in this span by allowing 120.1 points per 100 possessions while scoring 107.9 per 100. Heat have won six of seven after their 99-82 home win to Philadelphia 76ers. Miami fourth in defensive efficiency in this span by allowing 105.7 points per 100 possessions while scoring 113.9 per 100. Rockets have gone over in nine of ten back to backs giving up 6.4 points more than overall average. Play Miami and Houston over 225.
Portland Trailblazers vs. Minnesota Timberwolves NBA Pick Prediction 3/7/2022
Trailblazers at Timberwolves—Out for Portland are Lillard, Bledsoe, Nurkic, Simons and Winslow. Edwards doubtful for Minnesota with Beverly questionable. Portland has lost four straight after their 135-121 road defat to Minnesota Timberwolves. Trailblazers last in defensive efficiency in this period by allowing 126.2 points per 100 possessions while scoring 99.5 per 100. Minnesota has won five of six after the break following the 135-121 home win to Portland Trailblazers. T’Wolves tops in offensive efficiency over this period scoring 122.5 points per 100 possessions while giving up 114.8 per 100. Play Minnesota and Portland over 233.5.
Utah Jazz vs. Dallas Mavericks NBA Pick Prediction 3/7/2022
Jazz at Mavericks—Utah has a clean injury report. Doncic probable for the Mavs. Out are Hardaway and Pinson. Kleber and Brunson doubtful. Utah has won four of five with their 116-103 road win at Oklahoma City Thunder. Jazz in this period 26th in defensive efficiency by allowing 118.7 points per 100 possessions while scoring 116.1 per 100. Dallas has won four straight after their 114-113 home win to Sacramento Kings. Mavs seventh in offensive efficiency in this period scoring 117.7 points per 100 possessions while giving up 113.1 per 100. Play Dallas -1.5.
LA Lakers vs. San Antonio Spurs NBA Pick Prediction 3/7/2022
Lakers at Spurs—Davis and Nunn out for LAL with James questionable. Horton-Tucker probable. Questionable for the Spurs are Murray, Vassell and Bates-Diop. LA Lakers broke a four game losing streak after their 124-116 home win to Golden St Warriors. Lakers 28th in offensive efficiency in this period scoring 106.8 points per 100 possessions while giving up 115.4 per 100. San Antonio has lost four straight after their 123-117 road defeat to the Charlotte Hornets. Spurs 22nd in defensive efficiency in this period by allowing 118.1 points per 100 possessions while scoring 111 per 100. Injuries to the Spurs the concern. Play LA Lakers +3.
Golden St Warriors vs. Denver Nuggets NBA Pick Prediction 3/7/2022
Warriors at Nuggets—Out for Golden St are Curry, Green, Iguodala, Payton, Thompson and Wiggins for this make up game. Murray and Porter out for the Nuggets with Barton questionable. Golden St has lost four straight after their 124-116 road defeat to LA Lakers. Warriors 28th in defensive efficiency in this period by allowing 120.8 points per 100 possessions while scoring 111.3 per 100. Denver is on a back to back after hosting New Orleans on Sunday winning 138-130 in overtime. They have won five of six since the break averaging 116.7 points per 100 possessions while surrendering 105.9 per 100. Nuggets have lost seven of eleven in back to back games scoring two points below overall average and giving up four points above average. Jokic was asked to do a lot in that fourth quarter and overtime against the Pelicans. Warriors reserves have the fresh legs. Play Golden St +9.5.
New York Knicks vs. Sacramento Kings NBA Pick Prediction 3/7/2022
Knicks at Kings—Davis out for Sacramento with Lamb questionable. Gibson, Grimes, Noel and Toppin out for the Knicks. Sacramento has lost seven straight after their 115-114 defeat to the Phoenix Suns. Kings 22nd in offensive efficiency in this span by scoring 110.9 points per 100 possessions while allowing 115.1 per 100. New York is on a back to back after playing at the LA Clippers on Sunday winning 116-93 breaking a seven game losing streak. They have covered two of three on this trip scoring 114.6 points per 100 possessions while allowing 112.6 per 100. Knicks have covered five of eight back to backs scoring three point below overall average and surrendering two below average. Play New Yor +3.5.