The San Antonio Spurs and the Memphis Grizzlies are set to square off in a Southwest Division matchup at 8 p.m. ET Friday at FedExForum. Memphis is 22-14 overall and 12-8 at home, while the Spurs are 14-19 overall and 7-9 on the road. The Spurs had a three-game winning streak snapped on Monday, while Memphis has won three consecutive games.
The Grizzlies have won the last two games between the teams. Memphis is favored by 5.5 points in the latest Grizzlies vs. Spurs odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 227. Before entering any Spurs vs. Grizzlies picks, you’ll want to see the NBA predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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- Grizzlies vs. Spurs spread: Grizzlies -5.5
- Grizzlies vs. Spurs over-under: 227 points
What you need to know about the Grizzlies
The Grizzlies beat the Los Angeles Lakers 104-99 on Wednesday. Ja Morant shot 6-for-7 from downtown and finished with a double-double on 41 points and 10 rebounds. The Grizzlies overcame a 14-point second half deficit in the win and Desmond Bane chipped in with 20 points.
Memphis held the Lakers to 16 fourth quarter points on Wednesday as Memphis moved to 8-0 when it keeps an opponent under 100 points. Xavier Tillman, Dillon Brooks, De’Anthony Melton, and John Konchar (health and safety protocols) are out for Friday’s game.
What you need to know about the Spurs
San Antonio fell 110-104 to the Utah Jazz on Monday even though Derrick White had 21 points and eight assists. The Spurs closed to 108-102 with 22 seconds left but a pair of Utah free throws sealed the loss. Doug McDermott added 17 points and was among six Spurs in double-figures.
Lonnie Walker IV (knee) is probable for Friday’s game while Dejounte Murray (health and safety protocols) is out. He is the only roster player in protocols but his loss is huge as Murray leads San Antonio in total points, rebounds, assists and steals.
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