Free NBA Picks and Prediction Memphis Los Angeles
The Memphis Grizzlies are quite determined to end the Los Angeles Lakers’ five-game home winning streak Sunday night at Staples Center. But can they really beat Los Angeles Lakers? Here are some free NBA picks on what's going to happen On Friday, the Grizzlies are 1-3 on the road and are coming off from a loss to Utah with 94-85 points. The reserves of the team didn’t score a single point in the second half and were outscored 41-11 in the game. Tony Allen, Memphis guard, said it is because of “Lack of focus “I just put it all on focus. Once they made that run, it kind of stunned us. We were up the whole game.” The Golden State ate the Lakers’s dusts as Kobe Bryant scored 39, he averaged 32.7 points over his last seven home games against the Grizzlie. “We went through stretches where we couldn’t score, and soe he carried us,” Brown said. “That’s what great ones do.” Memphis Grizzlies @ Los Angeles Lakers When: 9:30 PM ET, Sunday, January 8, 2012 Where: Staples Center, Los Angeles, California
Memphis Grizzlies (3-4) The Grizzlies have suffered an injury as star Zach Randolph tore an MCL in his right knee so they will be without him for eight weeks. Rudy Gray will have to shoulder a bigger portion of the load. Gay has averaged 26.3 points in Memphis’ last three road games against the Lakers. “It doesn't matter what happens, we've got to move on," Marc Gasol said. "The truth is he's (Randolph) not here and we've got to play and we've got to win. We'll be okay if we share the ball." Los Angeles Lakers (5-4) In other sports books sites online, this team has opened a 7 point favorite in the odds. The Gasol brothers are of course going to match it up and according to them, they don’t talk talk about their game much since there isn’t really much to talk about. Between the two, Pau has a better scoring average (15.9 to 10.6) and leads in rebounds to (10.2 to 9.5) The Lakers are 4-1 in their last five home games against Memphis while the Grizzlies are allowing a leage-worst 6.71 blocks per game. Memphis will honor NBA Hall of Famers George Gervin and Clyde Drexler on Jan. 16 during their 10th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration against Chicago. For the Free NBA Picks and Predictions: Lakers 102, Grizzlies 92.