The Memphis Grizzlies will be on a back to back as they face the Sacramento Kings in an NBA pro basketball game on Monday night. Tip time from Sacramento is scheduled for 10PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by the NBA League Pass Channel.
The current odds from this NBA game have the road team Memphis Grizzlies favored by -5 points with an over under line of 192 points. There has been no movement in the odds since they lines came out in this NBA game a few hours ago.
During the lockout season the teams met three teams with each club winning and covering the spread in their home game. Two games were played at Memphis and one at Sacramento. Trend: The over is 5-1 in their past six head to head meetings.
The Grizzlies are 7-6 on the road this season. They bounce back from a home loss to Portland by defeating Phoenix last night on the road 92-81 as a -4 ½ point betting favorite. The game ended under 184 ½ points. The number one scoring defense in the NBA flexed their muscles by limiting the Suns to just 39% shooting from the field. Memphis shot well making over 53% of their shots. Zach Randolph had 21 points and 8 boards hitting on 9 of 11 from the field. Randolph is making 50% of his shots and leads the club in rebounds with 12 per game.
The Kings are 10-7 on their home court. They return home off a 2-2 road trip back east. Sacramento returns home off a 113-93 road defeat on Saturday night to the Brooklyn Nets as a +7 point underdog. The total came in at over 196 points. It was the back end of a back to back and the Kings fourth game in five nights.It is a tough spot for Sacramento here with a home game with just one day of rest following that four gamer in five night spot back east. Sacramento is 27th in the NBA in scoring defense by allowing over 101 points a game.