The Memphis Grizzlies who have been playing very well lately will face a stern test as the Mavericks come to town today. All of the up to minute odds for this game can be found at Oddsmaker sportsbook.
The Grizzlies have been playing good basketball this season and currently sit in second place in the Southwest Division. They trail the first place Spurs by 8.5 games. The Grizzlies’ strong play can be largely attributed to a stellar defensive effort this season as they have just allowed 93 points per game. When the Memphis offense performs it generally leads to them playing well. As evident by their last game, when they beat the Heat in Miami by a score of 97-82.
Some have viewed this season so far for the Dallas Mavericks as a disappointment coming off of a championship season more was expected. They are currently 31-25 and trail the Spurs by 9.5 games which puts then 1 game behind Memphis as well. This is why the matchup today between the Mavs and Grizzlies also has an added importance. The Mavs hosted Portland last night and actually lost to the Blazers at home by a score of 99-97.
The Grizzlies have been playing well overall lately having won 4 of 5 games. With that said they have been a poor play ATS at home lately as they are just 1-4 ATS in their last 5 home games. The Mavs have been equally bad at Memphis lately ATS with a record of 2-5.
This should be a great game in Memphis on Saturday, and we are leaning towards the team playing better right now in the Grizzlies. Give us the Grizzlies laying the points in this one and we will keep our fingers crossed sportsbook betting.