Warriors vs Grizzlies Prediction and Odds

Warriors vs Grizzlies Prediction and Odds

Warriors vs Grizzlies Prediction and Odds: The Golden State Warriors will have a home advantage in their upcoming game against the Grizzlies.


The reigning champion Golden State Warriors will face the best team in the Western Conference this year in a big game on Christmas Day. The game starts at 8:00 p.m. EST at the Chase Center in San Francisco.

With Bane returning to the top tier for the Western Conference leaders, the Grizzlies were dominant as they destroyed the Suns.

With a record of 15-18, the Warriors are having trouble and are coming off a devastating loss to the Brooklyn Nets.

Grizzlies vs Warriors Prediction: Home-Away Stats

The Golden State Warriors will be hosting the Memphis Grizzlies at home in their upcoming game. In their last 5 home games this season, the Warriors have won only 1 game while losing the other four games. The only win came against the Atlanta Hawks.

In the last 5 home games

  • The Golden State Warriors have averaged 119.00 points.
  • The Golden State Warriors have conceded 109.8 points.
  • The number of games with a difference of 3 points or less:
  • Games had a differential of 4-10 points: 2

The Memphis Grizzlies will be traveling to the Golden State to face the Warriors in their 25th away game of the season. In their last five away games, the Grizzlies won two and lost 3 games. They are on a 3-game losing streak with all 3 being away games. The Memphis Grizzlies defeated Indiana Pacers and the Orlando Magic in their last 5 away games.

In the last five away games

  • The Grizzlies have averaged 112.8 points.
  • The Grizzlies have conceded points: 108.2
  • Number of games with a difference of 3 points or less: 1
  • Games had a differential of 4-10 points or more: 2

Warriors vs Grizzlies Prediction and Odds: Offense and Defense

Offense

The Memphis Grizzlies average 115.7 points per game on offense and shoot 46.8% from the field. The Memphis Grizzlies have the 11th-highest adjusted offensive efficiency rating in the NBA, according to dunksandthrees.com, with a rating of 113.9

The Golden State Warriors on the other hand are scoring 116.5 points per game on offense, and their field goal percentage is 47.8%. According to dunksandthrees.com, the Golden State Warriors have an adjusted offensive rating of 113.4 which is the 11th-highest rating in the NBA.

Both Warriors and the Grizzlies have almost similar offensive stats.

Defense

The Memphis Grizzlies are allowing 110.9 points to their opponents while making them shoot 44.6% from the field. The Grizzlies have the second-lowest adjusted defensive rating in the NBA, according to dunksandthrees.com, with a rating of 109.0.

On the defensive end of the court, the Warriors are allowing 117.9 and the opponents have shot 47.1% field goals. The Golden State Warriors have an adjusted defensive rating of 113.9, per dunksandthrees.com.

Advantage: Memphis Grizzlies

Warriors vs Grizzlies Prediction and Odds

The Golden State Warriors will be starting as home favorites. The latest odds and predictions for this game are:

Moneyline

  • Golden State Warriors: -141
  • Memphis Grizzlies: +120

Spreads

  • Golden State Warriors: -2.5 (-112)
  • Memphis Grizzlies: +2.5 (-112)

Win Probability:

  • Golden State Warriors: 51%
  • Memphis Grizzlies: 49%
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Warriors vs Grizzlies Prediction: Head-to-Head

In the NBA regular season, the Grizzlies and the Warriors have faced off 100 times. The Warriors with 52 wins are ahead of the Grizzlies who have defeated the Golden State Warriors in 48 games.

In the last 5 meetings between the Warriors and the Grizzlies, the Memphis Grizzlies won 3 and the Warriors won 2 games. The last meeting between the two teams ended in a win for the Golden State Warriors.

Last 5 Games Stats

  • Golden State Warriors hosted 3 and the Grizzlies hosted 2 of the last 5 head-to-head games.
  • The Warriors won 2 home and lost the other 1 while the Grizzlies won 1 away games.
  • The Match between both teams has averaged 215.6 points in the last 5 matches.
  • The Grizzlies have averaged over 111.8 points in the last 5 matches against the Warriors.
  • The Warriors have averaged 103.8 points in the last 5 matches against the Grizzlies.

Warriors vs Grizzlies Prediction and Odds: Insights

Warriors, to Move Ahead of Timberwolves in Western Conference?

The fight for supremacy in the Western Conference is heating up. The Golden State Warriors have picked up momentum lately and are now ranked 10th in the West. However, they will have to put in more effort to improve their ranking in the Eastern Conference.

The Warriors are just a win below the 9th-ranked Minnesota Timberwolves. Tonight when they host the Grizzlies they will have an opportunity to improve their ranking in the Western Conference.

Their last home game was against the Brooklyn Nets. The Warriors despite having a good start and leading over the Nets in the first half, lost their momentum and by the end of the game, they were behind the Nets by 4 points.

Tonight, the Warriors will hope of defeating the Grizzlies at home and moving ahead of the Timberwolves in the Western Conference.

Will the Grizzlies end their losing streak?

The Memphis Grizzlies are the 2nd ranked team in the Western Conference and they are behind the Nuggets by just 3 wins. In their last 10 games, the Grizzlies won 7 and lost 3 games. The 3 defeats came in a streak. They have lost their last 3 games and are desperately looking for a win.

In their last games, the Grizzlies were hammered by the Sacramento Kings. Playing in the backyard of the Kings, the Memphis Grizzlies fell behind the Sacramento Kings by 33 points. This was one of the biggest defeats for the Grizzlies this season. For the Kings, Harrison Barnes and Keegan Murray scored 20 points apiece. De’Aaron Fox had 17 points and 10 assists.

Tonight the Memphis Grizzlies will be hoping of ending their 3 games losing streak and returning to winning ways.

Grizzlies vs Warriors Prediction: Players to Watch Out

Golden State Warriors

Stephen Curry (Point Guard)

Points Per Game: 30.0 | Assists Per Game: 6.6 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.6

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Andrew Wiggins (Small Forward)

Points Per Game: 19.1 | Rebounds Per Game: 5.1 | Steals Per Game: 1.4

Jordan Poole (Shooting Guard)

Points Per Game: 19.1 | Assists Per Game: 4.4 | Rebounds Per Game: 2.1

Grizzlies

Joe Morant (Point Guard)

Points Per Game: 27.8| Assists Per Game: 7.8 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.4

Desmond Bane (Shooting Guard)

Points Per Game: 24.7| Rebounds Per Game: 4.9 | Assists per game: 2.9

Dillon Brooks (Small Forward)

Points Per Game: 15.8 | Rebounds Per Game: 3.4 | Assists Per Game: 2.3

Warriors vs Grizzlies Prediction and Odds: Predicted Winner

Stats Comparison:

  • The Golden State Warriors will be starting as home favorites.
  • Both teams have almost similar offensive stats but the Warriors have a stronger defense compared to the Grizzlies.
  • The Warriors lead the Grizzlies in overall head-to-head stats.
  • Final Prediction: Warriors to Win.

While both teams have shown contrasting results, the Warriors are significantly weaker without Curry and Wiggins, and they have little chance against the Grizzlies in this game. Grizzlies benefit greatly from Bane’s return and his edge on the boards. The Grizzlies have also outperformed their opponents in the head-to-head matchups during the previous five games, winning four of those games. In their matchup with the Warriors, the Grizzlies are expected to cover the spread.

Subhash

Subhash

Subhash, Founder of Crowdwisdom360 is an MBA and a Trained Financial Advisor with an extensive background in Forecasting in Financial Services and Politics. He has appeared many times on National TV and has written for a variety of magazines on Wealth Management and Election Strategy.

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