Free NBA Picks For Today 11/15/2022
Memphis Grizzlies vs. New Orleans Pelicans NBA Pick Prediction 11/15/2022
Grizzlies at Pelicans—Williams and Green out for Memphis with Bane doubtful. Liddell out for New Orleans with Williamson questionable. Memphis fell to 9-5 with their 102-92 road defeat to the Washington Wizards. Grizzlies shot 40% with 32% from three. Dillon Brooks had 19 points and four rebounds. Tyus Jones contributed with 17 points and five assists. On defense, Memphis allowed 42% to the Wizards with 48% from three. New Orleans improved to 7-6 with their 119-106 home win to Houston on Saturday. Pelicans shot 49% in victory with 28% from three. Zion Williamson led the team with 26 points and six assists. Larry Nance Jr. had 22 off the bench and nine rebounds. On defense, New Orleans allowed 51% shooting along with 33% from three point range. Grizzlies under in six of eight sitting fourth in defensive efficiency allowing 106.7 points per 100 possessions. Pelicans sixth in defensive efficiency in this span allowing 108.4 per 100. Play Memphis and New Orleans under 229.
LA Clippers vs. Dallas Mavericks NBA Pick Prediction 11/15/2022
Clippers at Mavericks—Leonard and Wall out for LAC. Bertans out for Dallas. LA improves to 8-6 with their 122-106 road win at Houston Rockets. Clippers shot 51% in victory with 37% from three. Paul George had 22 points and eight rebounds. Reggie Jackson contributed with 17 and six assists. No player went more than 29 minutes, and ten players went at least 18 minutes. Dallas moved to 7-5 with their 117-112 home win to Portland. Mavericks shot 51% with 33% from three. Luca Doncic had 42 points and thirteen rebounds. Spencer Dinwiddie scored 20 points and seven boards. On defense, they held the Trailblazers to 45% shooting with 42% from three point range. Mavs have failed to cover eight straight sitting 20th in offensive efficiency averaging 109.6 points per 100 possessions and a net rating of -0.6. LAC has won six of eight in this period sitting fifth in defensive efficiency allowing 107.5 per 100. Clippers minutes were managed well on Monday. Play LA Clippers +7.
New York Knicks vs. Utah Jazz NBA Pick Prediction 11/15/2022
Knicks at Jazz—Robinson out for NYK. Utah has a clean injury report. New York fell to 6-7 with their 145-135 home defeat on Sunday to the Oklahoma City Thunder. Knicks shot 49% with 32% from three. Cam Reddish had 26 points and three rebounds. Julius Randle contributed with 25 points and ten boards. Defensively, they surrendered 62% shooting to the Thunder with 55% from three. Utah fell to 10-5 with their 105-98 road defeat at Philadelphia on Sunday. Jazz lost despite grabbing 11 more boards than the 76ers. They shot 39% with 30% from three. They did miss 10 of 23 free throws. Malik Beasley off the bench had 18 points and four boards. Lauri Markkanen led the starters with 15 points and ten rebounds. On defense, Utah allowed 48% shooting to the 76ers with 17% from three. Knicks have lost four of six on the road and the Jazz a perfect 5-0 at home. At home, Jazz third in offensive efficiency averaging 118.2 points per 100 possessions while allowing 104.6 per 100. That is second in net rating for all home courts in the NBA. New York 27th in road defensive efficiency scoring 103.6 points per 100 possessions and a net rating of -6.3. Play Utah -5.
San Antonio Spurs vs. Portland Trailblazers NBA Pick Prediction 11/15/2022
Spurs at Trailblazers—Collins, Jones, Langford, Wesley and Branham out for San Antonio. Sarr out for Portland with Nurkic questionable. San Antonio is 6-8 with their 132-95 road defeat at Golden St. They shot 36% from the floor with 25% from three. Keldon Johnson had 15 points. Jeremy Sochan scored 12 with seven boards. On defense, they allowed 53% shooting to the Trailblazers with 51% from three. Portland fell to 9-4117-112 road defeat at Dallas. Trailblazers shot 45% with 42% from three. Jerami Grant had 37 points and four rebounds. Damian Lillard contributed with 29 and 12 assists. On defense, they allowed 51% shooting to the Mavs with 33% from three. Spurs have lost six of seven sitting last in defensive efficiency allowing 118.3 points per 100 possessions and a net rating of -14.4. They are last in offensive efficiency in this period. Trailblazers have covered seven of eight sitting ninth in defensive efficiency allowing 109.6 points per 100 possessions with a net rating of +1.6. Back to back for San Antonio scoring five points below overall average. Play Portland -8.
Brooklyn Nets vs. Sacramento Kings NBA Pick Prediction 11/15/2022
Nets at Kings—Irving and Warren out for Brooklyn with Simmons and Watanabe questionable. Sacramento has a clean injury report. Brooklyn fell to 6-8 with their 116-103 road defeat at LA Lakers. They were on a back to back. Nets shot 45% in defeat with 26% from three. Kevin Durant had 31 points and nine rebounds. Cam Thomas off the bench had 15 points and three rebounds. On defense, they allowed 48% shooting to the Lakers with 41% from three. Sacramento is 6-6 with their 122-115 home win to Golden St Warriors. Kings hit on 52% with 43% from three. Domantas Sabonis had 26 points and 22 rebounds. De’Aaron Fox scored 22 points with eight assists. Defensively, they allowed 47% shooting to the Warriors with 34% from three. Kings have covered seven of eight sitting fourth in offensive efficiency averaging 116.2 points per 100 possessions with a net rating of +3.4. In this period the Nets tops in defensive efficiency allowing 101.9 points per 100 possessions and a net rating of +9.5. Nets under in seven of eight and the over game by one point plus it was a back to back spot. Play Brooklyn and Sacramento under 226.5.