Free NBA Picks For Today 11/14/2022
Toronto Raptors vs. Detroit Pistons NBA Pick Prediction 11/14/2022
Raptors at Pistons—Siakam, VanVleet, Achiuwa are out with Birch questionable. Cunningham out for the Pistons. Toronto fell to 7-7 with their 118-104 road defeat to the Indiana Pacers. Raptors shot 39% from the floor with 20% from three. OG Anunoby had 25 points and three assists. Chris Boucher scored 19 points and seven assists. On defense, they allowed 50% shooting with 44% from three. Detroit is 3-11 after their 117-108 home win to Boston Celtics. Pistons hit 42% from the floor with 42% from three. Bojan Bogdanovic had 28 points and six rebounds. Jaden Ivey scored 26 points and four rebounds. Defensively, Detroit allowed 43% shooting to the Celtics with 38% from three. Pistons have lost six of seven. Pistons 29th in offensive efficiency in this period scoring 104.1 points per 100 possessions while allowing 115.3 per 100. Raptors in this period scoring 112.6 per 100. Play Toronto -5.
Charlotte Hornets vs. Orlando Magic NBA Pick Prediction 11/14/2022
Hornets at Magic—Hayward and Martin out for Charlotte with Smith doubtful. Anthony, Fultz, Issac and Wagner out for Orlando with Banchero questionable. Charlotte fell to 3-11 with their 132-115 road defeat at Miami Heat. They were outrebounded by 11 boards. Charlotte shot 51% from the floor with 29% from three point range. Terry Rozier had 22 points and six assists. Kelly Oubre chipped in with 20 points and eight rebounds. On defense, Charlotte allowed 53% shooting to the Heat with 39% from three. Orlando improved to 4-9 after their 114-97 home win to Phoenix Suns. Magic grabbed 12 more rebounds than the Suns. They shot 52% from the floor along with 45% from three. Wendell Carter had 20 points and ten rebounds. Franz Wagner scored 17 points with six boards. On defense, they limited the Suns to 40% shooting and 31% from beyond the arc. Hornets have lost eight straight sitting last in offensive efficiency averaging 100.6 points per 100 possessions and surrendering 113.6. Orlando ninth in offensive efficiency in this period scoring 113.8 per 100 possessions while allowing 111.7 per 100. Play Orlando -1.
Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Boston Celtics NBA Pick Prediction 11/14/2022
Thunder at Celtics—Bazely and Mann probable. Brogdon, Gallinari and Williams out for Boston. OKC improves to 6-7 with their 135-135 road win at New York Knicks. Thunder shot 62% in the win with 55% from three. Shai Gilgeous Alexander had 37 points with eight assists. Luguentz Dort had 24 points with three rebounds. On defense, Oklahoma City allowed 49% shooting to Boston with 32% from three. Boston moved to 10-3 with their 117-108 road win at Detroit on Saturday. Celtics shot 43% from the field along with 38% from three. Jayson Tatum had 43 points with ten rebounds. Grant Williams scored 19 with ten boards. On defense, Boston held the Pistons to 42% overall but 42% from three. Six straight wins for Boston. In this period the Celtics tops in offensive efficiency scoring 125 points per 100 possessions while allowing 113 per 100. OKC in this period scoring 113.1 per 100. Past five games Thunder is shooting 49% with 40% from three. Play Oklahoma City +12.
Phoenix Suns vs. Miami Heat NBA Pick Prediction 11/14/2022
Suns at Heat—Crowder, Johnson and Shamet out for Phoenix with Paul questionable Oladipo and Yurtseven out for the Heat. Herro and Dedmon questionable. Phoenix is 8-4 following their 114-97 road defeat to the Orlando Magic. Suns get outrebounded by 12 in defeat. They shot 40% from the field along with 31% from three. Cameron Payne scored 22 points and four assists. Devin Booker scored 17 with eight rebounds. Defensively, Phoenix allowed 52% shooting to the Magic with 45% from three. Miami is 6-7 after their 132-115 home win to Charlotte Hornets. They grabbed nine more rebounds than the Hornets. Heat hit on 53% with 39% from three. Max Strus led the team with 31 points and four boards. Bam Adebayo scored 24 points with fifteen rebounds. Over on defense, Miami allowed 51% shooting to the Hornets with 29% from three. Suns have lost two of three on this road trip giving up 114.9 points per 100 possessions with a net rating of -6.7. Heat in this period scoring 117.5 per 100 while giving up 110.5 per 100. Play Miami -2.
LA Clippers vs. Houston Rockets NBA Pick Prediction 11/14/2022
Clippers at Rockets—Leonard and Wall out for the Los Angeles. Fernando and Tate out for the Rockets. LAC fell to 7-6 with their 110-95 home defeat to the Brooklyn Nets. Clippers shot 40% from the floor with 35% from three. Paul George led the team with 17 points and four rebounds. Zubac scored 16 points with fifteen boards. Defensively, they surrendered 48% shooting to the Nets with 46% from three. Houston is 2-11 after their 119-106 road defeat at New Orleans Pelicans. Rockets shot 51% with 33% from three. They committed 26 turnovers. Jalen Green had 33 points and six assists. Kevin Porter contributed with 23 points and three assists. On defense, Houston allowed 49% shooting to New Orleans with 28% from three point range. Clippers have covered seven of eight against bad teams with a winning record below .400. Rockets have lost eight of nine sitting 28th in defensive efficiency allowing 116 points per 100 possessions with a -8 net rating. Clippers in this period fifth in defensive efficiency allowing 108.6 per 100. Play LA Clippers -5.5.
Atlanta Hawks vs. Milwaukee Bucks NBA Pick Prediction 11/14/2022
Hawks at Bucks—Bogdanovic out for Atlanta. Green, Holiday and Ingles out for Milwaukee with Giannis questionable. Atlanta moves to 8-5 with their 121-109 road defeat at Philadelphia 76ers. Hawks did pull down twelve more boards than the 76ers. They shot 45% from the floor with 25% from three. Trae Young had 27 points and eleven assists. Dejounte Murray contributed with 27 points and 11 boards. Defensively, they surrendered 55% shooting to the 76ers with 33% from three. Milwaukee is 10-2 after their 111-93 road defeat at San Antonio. Bucks shot 33% in defeat to 28% from three. Jevon Carter had 21 points with six assists. Brook Lopez scored 19 and three boards. On defense, they allowed 51% shooting to the Spurs with 39% from three. Bucks return home after losing two of three on the road sitting last in offensive efficiency scoring 103.2 per 100 while allowing 112.9 per 100. Injuries also an issue for Milwaukee. Play Atlanta +4.
San Antonio Spurs vs. Golden St Warriors NBA Pick Prediction 11/14/2022
Spurs at Warriors—Collins, Langford and Wesley out for the Spurs. Iguodala out for GSW with Baldwin doubtful. San Antonio improved to 6-7 with their 111-93 home win to Milwaukee Bucks. San Antonio shot 51% in the win with 39% from three. Keldon Johnson had 29 points with two rebounds. Devin Vassell had 22 points. Defensively, San Antonio held the Bucks to 33% shooting and 28% from three. Golden St is 5-8 with their 122-115 road defeat to the Sacramento Kings. Warriors shot 37% with 34% from three. Steph Curry had 27 points and six rebounds. Andrew Wiggins chipped in with 26 and four rebounds. Defensively, they surrendered 52% to the Kings with 43% from three. Warriors have lost and failed to cover six of eight. In this period the Warriors 26th in defensive efficiency allowing 116 points per 100 possessions while scoring 111.2 per 100. Spurs with two days rests and Warriors on a back to back. GSW has lost both back to backs getting outscored by 11.5 points. Play San Antonio +7.5.