Memphis Grizzlies vs. Sacramento Kings NBA Betting Preview, Lines, Odds, Insights & Trends for May 13, 2021

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BetMGM Aug 17, 2021, 10:03 PM

The Memphis Grizzlies (36-33) are 7-point favorites as they attempt to extend a three-game winning streak when they host the Sacramento Kings (31-38) on Thursday, May 13, 2021 at FedExForum. The matchup airs at 8:00 PM ET on NBCS-CA. The matchup has an over/under of 230.5 points.

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Grizzlies vs Kings Betting Information
FavoriteSpreadFavorite Spread OddsUnderdog Spread OddsTotalOver Total OddsUnder Total Odds
Grizzlies-7-110-110230.5-110-110

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Point Total Insights

  • In Memphis' matchups this season, the Grizzlies and their opponents have gone over Thursday's over/under of 230.5 points 29 times (42% of opportunities).
  • 34 Sacramento games this year (49.3% of its matchups) finished with a final score greater than Thursday's over/under of 230.5 points.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 227.6 points per game, 2.9 points fewer than the over/under of 230.5 for this game.
  • These two teams give up a combined 229.9 points per game, 0.6 points less than this contest's over/under.
  • This season the average total for Grizzlies games is 225.9 points, 4.6 fewer than the over/under of 230.5 points for this contest.
  • A difference of 1.2 points separates the average total points bet in Kings' games (231.7 points) and this contest's over/under (230.5 points).

Grizzlies Betting Data

  • Memphis holds a solid record against the spread this year, going 39-27 ATS.
  • The Grizzlies have not fared well as a 7-point favorite, going 4-7 against the spread when favored by at least 7 points.
  • Memphis has hit the over the majority of the time, in 35 of 66 games (53%).

Grizzlies Key Players

  • The Grizzlies points and assists leader is Ja Morant. He puts up 19.3 points per game and adds 7.3 assists.
  • Jonas Valanciunas paces Memphis with 12.5 rebounds per game.
  • The Grizzlies are led by Grayson Allen from beyond the arc. He hits 2.1 shots from deep per game.
  • Memphis' steals leader is Kyle Anderson, who collects 1.2 per game. Brandon Clarke leads the team averaging 0.9 blocks a game.

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Grizzlies Last 10 Games

Grizzlies Last Five Games
DateOpponentResultFavoredPlayed AsSpreadTotalGrizzlies MoneylineOpponent MoneylineGame TypeCoveredOver/Under
5/11/2021Mavericks133-104 MEMNoHome+6.5241.5--Regular SeasonYesUnder
5/10/2021Pelicans115-110 MEMYesHome-11.5240.5-1100700Regular SeasonNoUnder
5/8/2021Raptors109-99 MEMYesAway-5.5204.5-400310Regular SeasonYesOver
5/6/2021Pistons111-97 DETYesAway-1.5208.5-120100Regular SeasonNoUnder
5/5/2021Timberwolves139-135 MEMYesAway-9.5258.5-650475Regular SeasonNoOver
Grizzlies Last 10 Games
Overall RecordATS RecordO/U/PAVG TotalAVG Pts ScoredAVG Pts AllowedAVG Reb. Margin3Pt %
5-53-74-6-0221.9110.5111.4+3.638.3%

Grizzlies Injuries

Grizzlies:Sean McDermott: Out (Foot),Grayson Allen: Out (Abdonminal),Jonas Valanciunas: Day To Day (Back)

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Kings Betting Data

  • Sacramento has failed to cover the spread in more than half of its games, going 29-36 ATS.
  • The Kings have not fared well when playing as an underdog by 7 points or more, going 2-5 against the spread.
  • Sacramento and its opponents have hit the over in more than half of their matchups this season -- 33 of 65 (50.8%).

Kings Key Players

  • The Kings' De'Aaron Fox averages enough points (25.2 per game) and assists (7.2 per game) to top the squad's leaderboards.
  • Richaun Holmes is at the top of the Sacramento rebounding leaderboard with 8.4 rebounds per game. He also racks up 14.4 points and adds 1.7 assists per game.
  • Buddy Hield is the top shooter from deep for the Kings, hitting 4.0 threes per game.
  • Delon Wright (1.6 steals per game) is the steal leader for Sacramento while Holmes (1.5 blocks per game) is the block leader.

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Kings Last 10 Games

Kings Last Five Games
DateOpponentResultFavoredPlayed AsSpreadTotalKings MoneylineOpponent MoneylineGame TypeCoveredOver/Under
5/11/2021Thunder122-106 SACYesHome-6.5236.5-400310Regular SeasonYesUnder
5/9/2021Thunder126-98 SACYesHome-19.5231.5-50001500Regular SeasonYesUnder
5/7/2021Spurs113-104 SANoHome+5.5220.5260-350Regular SeasonNoUnder
5/5/2021Pacers104-93 SACYesAway-10.5216.5-1200750Regular SeasonYesUnder
5/4/2021Thunder103-99 SACYesAway-12.5206.5-25001050Regular SeasonNoUnder
Overall RecordATS RecordO/U/PAVG TotalAVG Pts ScoredAVG Pts AllowedAVG Reb. Margin3Pt %
7-35-52-8-0220.2111.1109.1-532.9%

Kings Injuries

Kings:Harrison Barnes: Day To Day (Adductor),Tyrese Haliburton: Out For Season (Knee),Robert Woodard II: Out (Low Back),Buddy Hield: Day To Day (Ankle),Marvin Bagley III: Day To Day (Groin),De'Aaron Fox: Out (Health Protocols)

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