Memphis Grizzlies (2-1) vs Miami Heat (1-1)
NBA Preseason Memphis Grizzlies vs Miami Heat 10-15-2023: The Heat finished last season with a 44-38 record and were placed 7th in the East. They are 27-14 at home, 31-49-2 against the spread and 41-41 in over/under. They are coming off a road defeat against the San Antonio Spurs with a 104-120 score, not beating the odds. Jamal Cain led the team in scoring with 24 points and a game-high 10 rebounds. Last season Jimmy Butler led the team in scoring with 22.9 ppg, adding 5.9 rebounds and 5.3 assists per game. Bam Adebayo added 20.4 ppg and a team-high 9.2 rebounds per game. The Heat averaged 109.5 ppg offensively and allow 109.8 ppg defensively. They had a 46% field goal percentage and a 34.4% 3-point percentage.
The Grizzlies finished last season with a 51-31 record and were placed 2nd in the West. They were 16-25 on the road, 37-43-2 against the spread and 38-43-1 in over/under. They are coming off a road defeat against the Atlanta Hawks with a 102-103 score, beating the odds. Gregory Jackson II led the team with 24 points and 3 rebounds. Last season Ja Morant led the team both in scoring with 28.3 ppg and in assists made with 7.3, adding 7.3 rebounds per game. Desmond Bane followed with 25.2 ppg, 6.2 rebounds and 3.4 assists per game. The Grizzlies averaged 116.9 ppg offensively and allow 113 ppg defensively. They had a 47.5% field goal percentage and a 35.1% 3-point percentage.
Both teams were tied 1-1 wins last season with each one winning at home, as indicated by free reliable basketball picks. The Heat won their only meeting in Miami with a 138-119 score.
NBA Preseason Memphis Grizzlies vs Miami Heat 10-15-2023 Game Info
|When:||Sunday, October 15, 2023 6:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Kaseya Center in Miami|
NBA Odds/Point Spread: Miami Heat TBA – Over/Under: TBA
Heat Betting Trends
Under is 8-1 in their last 9 games.
Heat are 2-7 in their last 9 games.
Grizzlies Betting Trends
Grizzlies are 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games.
Under is 4-1 in their last 5 games.
Head-to-Head Betting Trends
Grizzlies are 5-2 ATS in the last 7 meetings.
Over is 7-3 in their last 10 meetings.
NBA Preseason Memphis Grizzlies vs Miami Heat 10-15-2023 Betting Picks
Both teams haven’t been scoring a lot in the preseason, and they both ended last season trending to the under, according to consensus sports picks. Take the under in this one.
Free Pick and Prediction: UNDER the total.