The Memphis Grizzlies (2-2) hit the court against the Sacramento Kings (0-3) as 3-point favorites on Thursday, October 27, 2022 at 10:00 PM ET on NSCA. A 236.5-point over/under is installed for this matchup.
Memphis Grizzlies vs. Sacramento Kings Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 3 points, with sportsbooks listing the Grizzlies as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Grizzlies have -146 odds to pick up the win, while the Kings are listed at +124 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 236.5 points.
Grizzlies vs. Kings Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Thursday, October 27, 2022
- Game Time: 10:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: NSCA
- Location: Sacramento, California
- Arena: Golden 1 Center
Grizzlies vs. Kings Betting Trends
Against the spread, the Grizzlies were 51-29-2 last season. Memphis was favored on the moneyline 52 total times last season. It finished 39-13 in those games. Out of 82 Grizzlies games last season, 43 hit the over.
The Kings’ record against the spread last year was 38-42-2. Sacramento was underdogs 58 times last season and won 18, or 31%, of those games. In 82 Kings games last season, 44 of them went over the total.
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
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Grizzlies vs. Kings Injury Report
Grizzlies: Ziaire Williams: Out (Knee), John Konchar: Questionable (Shoulder), Jaren Jackson: Out (Foot), Danny Green: Out (Acl/Lcl)
What you need to know about the Memphis Grizzlies
Last year, Memphis was second-best in the league offensively (115.6 points scored per game) and ranked 12th on defense (109.9 points allowed). Offensively the Grizzlies fared better in home games last year, averaging 117.3 points per game, compared to 113.9 per game in away games.
At 11.5 made 3-pointers per game and shooting 35.3% from downtown last year, Memphis was 23rd and 16th in the NBA, respectively, in those categories. The Grizzlies took 34.6% percent of their shots from beyond the arc last year, and 65.4% percent from inside it. In terms of makes, 26.5% of the Grizzlies’ baskets were 3-pointers, and 73.5% were 2-pointers.
What you need to know about the Sacramento Kings
Sacramento was ranked 16th in the league offensively last year with 110.3 points per game, while defensively it was second-worst (115.8 points allowed per game). The Kings scored 110.3 points per game at home last season, and the same number on the road.
Sacramento made 11.4 three-pointers per game (25th-ranked in NBA) last season, while putting up a 34.4% three-point percentage (24th-ranked). In terms of shot breakdown, the Kings took 62.3% two-pointers (accounting for 71.8% of the team’s baskets) and 37.7% threes (28.2%).
Grizzlies vs. Kings Predictions and Pick
Our prediction to win this contest is the Grizzlies, and we project that Grizzlies will cover the spread (Grizzlies -3). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going under the posted total of 236.5 points.
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