The Bulls also lost at home last year in the series. The Lakers are ATS in their past seven after a win. The over is in the Bulls' past seven at home. The Clippers lost their third consecutive on Wednesday, vs.
Boston, to fall back below. Jordan returned after missing five games with a left ankle sprain and had 15 points and 14 rebounds. Assuming he plays here, he will break a tie with Randy Smith who? The Grizzlies lost at home to the Spurs on Wednesday, Memphis led and then not again. Final meeting of the season between these teams. The Grizzlies won the first two and the Clippers the most recent on Jan. The underdog is ATS in the past five meetings. The over is in the previous six.
It's the former team Jason Kidd coached … against the former team Jason Kidd coached. The Nets had a two-game winning run snapped in a loss at Oklahoma City on Tuesday on a last-second Russell Westbrook layup. Brooklyn had just taken the lead on a layup of its own on Spencer Dinwiddie, but he missed a 3-pointer at the buzzer. The Bucks fired Kidd early Monday and then went out and beat the visiting Suns, Khris Middleton scored 35 points, and Malcolm Brogdon added a career-high Giannis Antetokounmpo missed a second straight with a sore knee but expects to return here.
First meeting of the season between these teams. Milwaukee has won the past eight. The road team is ATS in the past five meetings. The under is in the Bucks' past nine. Lone ESPN game of the night. The Rockets won their fourth in a row Wednesday, in Dallas.
James Harden had 25 points and 13 assists. Houston jacked up 51 3-pointers not even a season high, which is ridiculous and made 21 of them. I was flat-out wrong on the Pelicans on Wednesday as I thought they would be totally gassed following a double-overtime win over Chicago on Monday, but New Orleans won in Charlotte, Anthony Davis scored 19 points, and DeMarcus Cousins had 16 points and 13 rebounds off a historic game Monday.
Houston won the first meeting at home vs. New Orleans, on Dec. The Rockets are over their past seven trips to New Orleans, however. The Pelicans are ATS in their past six at home. The under is in Houston's previous six. The Blazers beat the visiting Timberwolves on Wednesday, Portland hit 17 3-pointers. Jusuf Nurkic sustained a left elbow contusion but returned to the game. In his last four games, Cauley-Stein has averaged 9. In 12 games played without Griffin, Jordan has an average of Please enter your email address associated with the account so we can help reset your password.
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The Bulls have allowed the second-most points per game to shooting guards this season, making them a willing patsy for Clarkson.
The one team worse at defending shooting guards than the Bulls? That would be the Suns. Lee, who is still underpriced, is in a prime position on Friday night. In his last five games, he has racked-up Having a career-year as a starter you can't ask for more than what Lee has given the Knicks.
Even with trade rumors on the horizon, he seems to be in great spirits and has been the consonant professional. You can always find a reason to roster James. On Friday, that reason, in addition to his high baseline of performance, is the Pacers defense. James has scored at least 60 points on both sites in his last three games against the Pacers. The abysmal Hawks don't have many other options to turn to, giving Mike Budenholzer no choice but to grant Prince plenty of leash.
The Hornets, meanwhile, struggle against small forwards, particularly on the boards, where they allow 9. Like Collison, Prince can be the cheap option who not only gives you the freedom to pony up for multiple studs, but pays off in his own right. Griffin has dazzled over his last five games, putting up The Grizzlies have surrendered Victor Oladipo gets most of the national attention understandably so , but Sabonis has also looked like a completely different player since getting traded to the Pacers from the Thunder.
Last time he faced the Cavaliers, he put up If Myles Turner is out because of his elbow injury, Sabonis will be one of hte major bargains on Friday. Everyone loves a little revenge game narrative, right? Howard has been on a tear over his last five games, highlighted by a point, rebound outburst against DeMarcus Cousins and the Pelicans on Wednesday.
He has averaged 16 points and 9. He was great the last time the Knicks played the Suns, scoring Please enter your email address associated with the account so we can help reset your password.