Grizzlies vs Cleveland Cavaliers NBA Betting Prediction

NBA Grizzlies vs Cleveland Cavaliers Prediction 4/10/2024

The Memphis Grizzlies (27-52) travel to face off against the Cleveland Cavaliers (46-33) on Wednesday, April 10th. This game will be played at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in Cleveland and televised on BSOH. Both the Grizzlies and Cavaliers will be looking to bounce back from losses in their previous games. Tip off is scheduled for 7:00 ET.

Grizzlies vs Cavaliers

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The Grizzlies Look To Bounce Back From A Loss

Memphis’ most recently played the Spurs and lost with a final score of 102-87. The Grizzlies were leading the game going into the second half 49-48.

So far this season, the Grizzlies have a record of 27-52 and have gone 1-2 in their last three games. In the Western Conference, they are in 13th place and are 4th in the Southwest division.

Memphis has an ATS record of 38-41 for this season, which includes their current two game losing streak against the spread. In their last two home games, Memphis has been unable to cover the spread, and they maintain an ATS record of 15-24 at home compared to 23-17 on the road.

The Cavaliers Look To Bounce Back From A Loss

The Cavaliers were defeated by the Clippers in the most recent game, concluding with a score of 120-118. At the beginning of the second half, the Cavaliers were leading 80-59.

In their last five games, the Cavaliers are 1-4 and have an overall record of 46-33. In Eastern Conference games, the Cavaliers are 30-20 and have gone 16-13 in non-conference games.

Cleveland arrives with an ATS record of 37-40 for the season up to this point. The Cavaliers maintain an ATS record of 19-20 on the road, while they have a 18-20 record vs. the spread when playing at home.

Grizzlies Offense Breakdown

In 79 games games, Memphis has an average of 105.7 points per game (30th).

When it comes to scoring, the Grizzlies are 30th in the league with 105.7 points per game. They have scored below the NBA scoring average in 79.7% of their games this season. In terms of pace, Memphis is 16th in the league at 97.9 possessions per game.

On the road, the Grizzlies are averaging 107.9 points per game compared to 103.4 at home. So far, they have outscored the NBA scoring average in just 20.3% of their games.

When it comes to three-point shooting, Memphis is 12th in the league in made threes at 13.1 per game. However, they are just 30th in three-point shooting percentage at 34%. Overall, the Grizzlies are 30th in field goal percentage at 43%.

Cavaliers Offense Breakdown

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Through 79 games the Cavaliers are averaging 112.5 points per contest, placing them 21st in the NBA.

At home, the Cavaliers are averaging 114.3 points per game, which is 17th in the NBA. Overall, they are 21st in scoring at 112.5 points per game. In terms of pace, they are 22nd in the league at 97 possessions per game.

When it comes to shooting, Cleveland is 12th in field goal percentage at 47%. They are also 7th in two-point shooting at 56%. From beyond the arc, the Cavaliers are hitting 36% of their shots, which is 18th in the league.

So far this season, the Cavaliers have made an average of 13.5 three-pointers per game, which is 7th in the NBA. In terms of free throws, they are 25th in makes at 15.6 per game.

Grizzlies Team Defense

Currently, the Grizzlies’ defense holds the 11th rank in the NBA, allowing 112.6 points per game. Inside the arc, the Grizzlies defense is giving up a shooting percentage of 54.1% and 37.9% from three-point territory.

Cavaliers Team Defense

The Cavaliers’ defense is presently ranked 7th in the league, allowing an average of 110.1 points per contest. When it comes to forced turnovers, the Cavaliers are forcing 12.8 per game, which is 17th in the league. They also come into the game sitting 22nd in blocked shots at 4.6 per game.

Key Players For The Grizzlies And Cavaliers

The outlook for today’s matchup points to GG Jackson II as the primary point contributor for the Grizzlies, finishing with 12 points while maintaining a 4/9 shooting accuracy. Throughout this season, his average stands at 13.4 points per game, along with 4 rebounds.

On the other side, Donovan Mitchell is our projected leading scorer for the Cavaliers. We have him ending the game with a team-high 26 and grabbing 5 rebounds. Throughout the season, he has maintained a 46.1% field goal shooting rate and is averaging 26.4 points per game.

Grizzlies vs Cavaliers Trends

  • The Grizzlies are 2-1 ATS in their three last road games and 2-1 straight-up.
  • Across their ten previous home games, Cleveland has an ATS mark of 3-7. Their straight up record in these matchups was 2-8 while averaging 104 points per game.
  • Looking back on the team’s last five games as the underdog, the Grizzlies have a straight up record of 2-3. Their record vs the spread in these games was 2-3.
  • Against the spread, the Cavaliers have put together of 2-3 in their last five games as the betting favorite. In these same games, they went 3-2 straight up.

Grizzlies vs Cavaliers Prediction

In this Grizzlies vs. Cavaliers matchup, our point-spread bet is on the Grizzlies at +18.5. While we project the Cavaliers to win 111-104, our recommendation is to bet on the Grizzlies for the point-spread.

As for the total, the line is currently sitting at 210.5 and our model has the Grizzlies and Cavaliers finishing with a combined 215 points. Our pick is to take the over.

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