Free NBA Hoops Prediction: Rockets vs Grizzlies Odds
Weekly NBA betting sees the Houston Rockets taking on the Memphis Grizzlies Tuesday January 12 at the FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee. Cappers Picks provides complimentary handicapping picks on all NBA basketball matchups all season long so stay tuned for more FREE NBA hoops predictions.
Houston Rockets (19-19) vs. Memphis Grizzlies (21-18)
Date: Tuesday January 12th
Time:8:00 PM EST
Venue: FedExForum, Memphis, Tennessee
NBA Moneyline Odds: OFF
NBA Betting Odds: Grizzlies -1
NBA Betting Total: OFF
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The Memphis Grizzlies needed to overcome a significant deficit to pull off a victory in their last outing when they took down the Boston Celtics on Sunday for their fifth win in seven games, helping them continue their ascent up the Western Conference standings.
As for the team Memphis will host on Tuesday evening, the Houston Rockets themselves have needed to put in a lot of work to get back to the .500 mark following a very slow start to the campaign. They’ll have plenty of work to put in still if they hope to get back to the West Finals.
The Rockets also had a comeback win in their game on Sunday in pulling off their third win in a row. Houston overcame a 13-point deficit in the fourth quarter to take Indiana to overtime in an eventual 107-103 victory.
The Rockets gave up 116.5 points per game over the course of a four-game losing streak before holding three teams in a row under 100 points in a three-game winning streak. James Harden didn’t score in the extra session against Indiana but did dish out four of his nine assists in the contest, finishing just short of a triple-double with 21 points, nine rebounds, and nine assists.
Memphis trailed Boston by as many as 21 points in the second half of Sunday’s game before forcing the Celtics into 10 second-half turnovers and shutting them down on the defensive end to pull off the come from behind victory.
Grizzlies big man Zach Randolph took some time to get used to coming off the bench, but he’s re-established himself as a key contributor to the team, putting up 25 points and 13 boards in 38 minutes on Sunday. He’s posted averages of 21.8 points and 10.8 rebounds in his last four games.
NBA Betting Trends:
- The Rockets are 0-4 ATS in their last four road games.
- The Rockets are 1-4 ATS in their last five games against Western Conference opponents.
- The Grizzlies are 5-2 ATS in their last seven games.
- The Grizzlies are 6-0 ATS in their last six home games.
- The Grizzlies are 6-2 ATS in the last eight meetings between these teams.
Free NBA Prediction:
The Rockets haven’t been kind to bettors when making the trip out to Tennessee. In their last 10 trips there to take on the Grizzlies, Houston has covered the numbers only twice, with the Grizzlies cashing in eight times in that span.
4* Free NBA Betting Pick: Grizzlies -1
This is right around the time of year when the Grizzlies start to get hot and really establish themselves as a force in the West.
With wins in five of seven and an inconsistent Rockets team coming to town, the Grizzlies can continue to flex their muscles on Tuesday night.
NBA Free Score Prediction: Grizzlies 97 – Rockets 90
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