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The Grizzlies and Mavericks will tip-off on December 09, 2021, in an NBA game in Memphis, TN at FedEx Forum, and be sure to check out the picks and predictions to win with your bets.
Introduction to the Grizzlies vs. Mavericks betting tip and prediction
This Western Conference clash will be played on December 09, 2021, at 01:00. Grizzlies and Mavericks are a pick’em for this contest.. In the previous game between these two teams, Grizzlies were -23.5 point favorites and won the game against Mavericks, 133-104. In the previous meeting, the over/under was 238.5 points, and the under was victorious.
Entering this game, the Grizzlies are 10000 to win the NBA Finals while the Mavericks are 3000. In terms of conference championship odds, Grizzlies are to win its conference, and Mavericks’ odds stand at . For the team’s respective divisions, the Grizzlies are 200 to win the Southwest Division, meanwhile, the Mavericks’ odds to win the Southwest Division are -150.
We all know how important the 3-point shot is to the game of basketball in the 2021-2022 season, so let us take a look at home these teams fare from long distances. The Grizzlies are making 34.5 percent of their 3-pointers this season. The Mavericks are converting on 33.2 percent of their 3-pointers. Grizzlies are attempting 38 percent of its shots from behind the 3-point line. Mavericks are taking 44 percent of its field goal attempts from a 3-point distance.
How are the Grizzlies playing this season?
The Grizzlies come into this game with a 14-10 record, and they are currently 4th in the Western Conference standings. The Grizzlies are 7-3 in their last 10 games.
Did the Grizzlies win their most recent game?
Yes, Grizzlies defeated the Heat, 105-90. Ja Morant scored 24 points in the victory.
Best scorer for the Grizzlies
The leading scorer for the Grizzlies this season is Ja Morant, who is averaging 24.1 points per game. He scored 24 points on 7-for-13 shooting in his previous regular-season meeting against the Mavericks.
Other Team Leaders for the Grizzlies
Coming into the December 09, 2021 contest, Steven Adams leads the Grizzlies with 8.5 rebounds per game. In the last match he made 44.5 points in DraftKings and 43.2 fantasy points in FanDuel. Ja Morant has a team-high 6.8 assists per game The steals leader for the Grizzlies is Ja Morant (1.6 steals per game) In terms of swatting shots, Jaren Jackson Jr. is leading the way for the Grizzlies with 2 blocks per game. His DFS production in the last game is as follows: 25.75 DraftKings fantasy points and 27.1 FanDuel fantasy points per game.
Grizzlies Team Analysis
The Grizzlies’ point differential this season is 1 points, which ranks 15th in the NBA. They are averaging 111 points per game while allowing 110.9 points per game. In terms of 3-pointers, Grizzlies are making 12.1 shots per game, which ranks 16th in the NBA. From the free-throw line, the Grizzlies are making 14.8 per game, which ranks 8th in the NBA.
Projected Grizzlies Starting Lineup and Injuries
In their last meeting against the Mavericks, the Grizzlies’ starting lineup consisted of Xavier Tillman, Kyle Anderson, Desmond Bane, Dillon Brooks , and Ja Morant. For the upcoming matchup, Grizzlies has the following injuries: Kyle Anderson is questionable (back), Brandon Clarke is questionable (knee), Sam Merrill is questionable (ankle), Ja Morant is out (knee) and Ziaire Williams is questionable (knee).
How are the Mavericks playing this season?
The Mavericks head this game with a 11-12 record, and they are currently 8th in the Western Conference standings. The Mavericks are 2-8 in their last 10 games.
Did the Mavericks win their most recent game?
No, Mavericks came up short against the Nets, 102-99. Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 19 points in the loss.
Best scorer for the Mavericks
The leading scorer for the Mavericks this season is Luka Doncic, who is averaging 25.5 points per game. Luka Doncic also leads the team in minutes played per game with 20.93. He scored 12 points on 4-for-16 shooting in his previous regular season meeting against the Grizzlies.
Other Team Leaders for the Mavericks
Kristaps Porzingis is leading the way with 8.3 rebounds per game. Luka Doncic is dishing out a team-high 8.5 assists per game. In terms of steals, Mavericks’ leader is Dorian Finney-Smith with 1.6 steals per game. The blocks leader for the Mavericks is Kristaps Porzingis, who is sending back 1.6 shots per game.
Mavericks Team Analysis
The Mavericks’ point differential this season is 0.98 points, which ranks 23rd in the NBA. They are averaging 104.3 points per game while allowing 106 points per game. In terms of 3-pointers, Mavericks are making 12.8 shots per game, which ranks 22nd in the NBA. From the free-throw line, the Mavericks are making 14 per game, which ranks 3rd in the NBA.
Projected Mavericks’ Starting Lineup and Injuries
In their last meeting against the Grizzlies, the Mavericks’ starting five was Willie Cauley-Stein, Dorian Finney-Smith, Josh Richardson, Tim Hardaway Jr. , and Luka Doncic. For the upcoming matchup, Mavericks has the following injuries: Willie Cauley-Stein is out (illness), Luka Doncic is questionable (ankle), Tim Hardaway Jr. is questionable (knee) and Kristaps Porzingis is probable (knee).
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Money Line betting suggestion
Grizzlies are a -23.5 money line favorite for the game against Mavericks, and the suggestion is to pick the Grizzlies.
Over/Under betting suggestion
The over/under for the Grizzlies and Mavericks is 0 points, so the suggestion is to take the over.
Will there be Overtime?
The Grizzlies and Mavericks have combined for an impressive 3 overtime games this season, and therefore, there is value in betting if there will be overtime for this contest.
Grizzlies vs Mavericks betting tip: FAQs
The game will be played on December 09, 2021.
The contest will take place at FedEx Forum in Memphis, TN.
The Grizzlies have a 14-10 record thus far this season, they are the 4th seed in the Western Conference standings. Meanwhile, the Mavericks are 11-12, they own the 8th spot in the Western Conference.
The last time that the Grizzlies and Mavericks played, Grizzlies won, 133-104.
In the previous meeting, the Grizzlies were a -23.5 point favorites. They won the game against Mavericks, 133-104.
The over/under is 0 points for the December 09, 2021 game. The last time the Grizzlies and Mavericks faced each other, the over/under was 238.5. Bettors who took the under won. The teams combined for 237 points.
The matchup on December 09, 2021, is the second game between the Grizzlies and Mavericks this season. The next contest between these two teams will be on January 15, 2022 at the FedEx Forum.