NBA Free Betting Picks 12-21-16

Memphis Grizzlies vs. Detroit Pistons

The Memphis Grizzlies will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Wednesday when they take on the Detroit Pistons at The Palace of Auburn Hills.

Oddsmakers currently have the Pistons listed as 7-point favorites versus the Grizzlies, while the game’s total is sitting at 186.

The Pistons were a 113-82 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Bulls. They failed to cover the +2.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (195) made winners of UNDER bettors.

The Grizzlies were a 112-109 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Celtics. They failed to cover the +2.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (221) made winners of OVER bettors.

Memphis:
Team record: 18-12 SU,15-15 ATS
Current Streak: lost 3 straight games.
Memphis is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Memphis is 14-7 SU in its last 21 games
Memphis is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games

Detroit:
Team record: 14-16 SU,14-16 ATS
Current Streak: lost 3 straight games.
Detroit is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Detroit is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit’s last 5 games

Memphis Grizzlies vs. Detroit Pistons

Prediction: Over 185

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Atlanta Hawks

The Minnesota Timberwolves and the Atlanta Hawks will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at Philips Arena.

Odds aren’t yet posted for this game, so check back later for the opening line and total.

In their last action, Atlanta was a 110-108 winner on the road against the Thunder. They covered the +3-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (218) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

In their last action, Minnesota was a 115-108 winner at home against the Suns. They covered the -6-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (223) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

Minnesota:
Team record: 8-19 SU,10-17 ATS
Minnesota is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Minnesota is 3-9 SU in its last 12 games
Minnesota is 4-9 ATS in its last 13 games on the road

Atlanta:
Team record: 14-14 SU,13-15 ATS
Atlanta is 5-12 ATS in its last 17 games
Atlanta is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Atlanta is 5-12 SU in its last 17 games

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Atlanta Hawks

Prediction: Atlanta -4.5

Oklahoma City Thunder vs. New Orleans Pelicans

The Oklahoma City Thunder and the New Orleans Pelicans will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at Smoothie King Center.

Oddsmakers currently have the Thunder listed as 2½-point favorites versus the Pelicans, while the game’s total is sitting at 210.

New Orleans was a 108-93 winner in its last match on the road against the 76ers. They covered the -3.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 201 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Last time out for Oklahoma City, they were a 110-108 loser as they battled the Hawks at home. The Thunder failed to cover in the match as a -3-point favorite, while 218 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Oklahoma City:
Team record: 16-12 SU,13-15 ATS
Oklahoma City is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games
Oklahoma City is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games
Oklahoma City is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games

New Orleans:
Team record: 10-20 SU,13-16-1 ATS
New Orleans is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
New Orleans is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of New Orleans’s last 5 games

Oklahoma City Thunder vs. New Orleans Pelicans

Prediction: Oklahoma City -2