Two teams that thrive on fast-break points collide when the Memphis Grizzlies and the New Orleans Pelicans square off in a key Tuesday game at the FedEx Forum in Memphis. Since the All-Star break, the Pelicans and Grizzlies rank first and second, respectively, in the NBA in fast-break points per game, at 18.8 and 18.7. Over the course of the whole season, Memphis (44-22) has been the league’s best team in fast-break points (17.1), while New Orleans (27-37) has excelled at the fast break only recently. Brandon Ingram (hamstring) is questionable for New Orleans while Dillon Brooks (ankle) is out for Memphis.
Tip-off is at 7:30 p.m. ET. Memphis is listed as a 6.5-point favorite in the latest Grizzlies vs. Pelicans odds from Caesars Sportsbook while the Over/Under for total points scored is 230.5. Before making any Pelicans vs. Grizzlies picks or NBA predictions, be sure to see the NBA predictions and betting advice from SportsLine’s proven computer model.
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Grizzlies vs. Pelicans spread: Grizzlies -6.5Grizzlies vs. Pelicans over-under: 230.5 pointsGrizzlies vs. Pelicans money line: Grizzlies -260, Pelicans +210MEM: Ja Morant ranks seventh in the league in scoring (27.6 points per game).NOP: Ingram leads team in scoring (22.8 points per game).
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