Grizzlies vs Wizards: NBA Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – March 10, 2021

Posted By Staff on March 10, 2021

A game after he put up 35 points in an 112-111 loss to the Bucks, Ja Morant leads the Memphis Grizzlies (16-16) at home against the Washington Wizards (14-20) on Wednesday, March 10. The Grizzlies are favored by  in the matchup, which tips off at 8:00 PM ET on FS-SE. The matchup has an over/under set at points.

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from William Hill Sportsbook as of March 9, 2021, 9:55 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Grizzlies vs Wizards Betting Odds

Grizzlies vs Wizards Props

Looking to bet on props for this game? Use our prop search tool to find the best odds across legal sportsbooks in the US.

Injury Report as of March 10

Grizzlies:
Jaren Jackson Jr.: Out (Knee),
Grayson Allen: Out (Concussion Protocol)

Wizards:
Ish Smith: Out (Quad),
Thomas Bryant: Out For Season (Left knee)

Grizzlies and Wizards Records ATS

  • Memphis has put together a 17-14-1 record against the spread this season.
  • When favored by at least 3 points, the Grizzlies are 3-2 against the spread this season.
  • Memphis and its opponents have outscored the set over/under in 43.8% of its games this season (14/32).
  • Washington has consistently covered the spread this season with a record of 18-16.
  • The Wizards only hold a 1-3 record against the spread this season when they enter a game as at least a 3-point underdog.
  • Half of Washington’s 34 games this season have gone over the over/under.

Click here to claim your free sports bet (up to $500) at William Hill!

Head to Head

In their last meeting, the Grizzlies knocked off the Wizards 125-111. Morant led the Grizzlies with 35 points, and Russell Westbrook paced the Wizards with 23. The Grizzlies covered the spread as 1-point underdogs, and the teams combined to score 236 total points to finish under on the 237.5-point over/under.

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
3/2/2021 Wizards Wizards -1 237.5 -115 -106 Regular Season 125-111 MEM

Scoring Trends

  • Memphis’ games this season have gone over the point total for Wednesday’s matchup point total (238 points) in 18.8% of opportunities (six out of 32 matchups).
  • In Washington’s games this season, the competing teams combined for a higher point total than Wednesday’s matchup point total in 14 out of 34 matchups (41.2%).
  • On average, the over/under in Grizzlies games is 15.6 points fewer than the over/under of 238 points in this contest.
  • Wizards’ games have an over/under of 233.9 points this season, 4.1 points fewer than the total points bet for this game.
  • The Grizzlies’ average implied point total this season is 6.8 fewer points than their implied total in Wednesday’s game (114.2 implied points on average compared to 121 implied points in this game).
  • This season, Memphis has scored more than its implied point total for this matchup (121) eight times.
  • The Wizards’ average implied point total on the season (120 points) is two points higher than their implied total in this matchup (118 points).
  • Washington has scored more than 118 points 15 times this season.
  • The Grizzlies are the NBA’s 20th-highest scoring team (111.6 PPG), while the Wizards allow their opponents the 29th-fewest points per game (119.1) in the league.
  • The Grizzlies have scored a total of 26 more points than their opponents this year (an average of 0.8 per game), while the Wizards have been out-scored by opponents on average this year (by 149 total points, -4.3 per game).

Grizzlies Leaders

  • The Grizzlies points and assists leader is Morant. He scores 19.8 points per game and dishes out 7.7 assists.
  • Memphis’ rebounding leader is Jonas Valanciunas, who pulls down 11.4 per game.
  • Grayson Allen connects on 2.0 threes per game to lead the Grizzlies.
  • Dillon Brooks leads the team with 1.4 steals per game. De’Anthony Melton collects 0.7 blocks a contest to pace Memphis.

Wizards Leaders

  • Westbrook holds the top spot on the Wizards rebounds and assists leaderboard, with 9.7 rebounds per game and 9.8 assists per game.
  • Bradley Beal has outperformed his Washington teammates in scoring, putting up 32.9 points per game to go with 5.4 rebounds and 4.7 assists.
  • Davis Bertans makes more threes per game than any other member of the Wizards, cashing in 2.9 treys per game.
  • Washington’s Beal has the top spot on the team’s steals leaderboard with 1.4 per game and Alex Len is first in blocks with 1.2 per game.

Predictions

Click here for today’s NBA betting picks from our team of experts.

Powered By Data Skrive using data from

Staff Avatar
Written by
Staff

View all posts by Staff