Blazers vs. Grizzlies: Underdogs Battle for Redemption in NBA Showdown!

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Portland Trail Blazers

Trail Blazers

15W-42L

Portland Trail Blazers

March 01, 2024

09:00PM EST

Odds: 208.5 o/u

Grizzlies

20W-39L

Memphis Grizzlies
Memphis Grizzlies

Well, folks, it’s time to dust off those jerseys and get ready for another round of NBA Daily Fantasy Sports! Tonight, we’ve got the 15W-42L Portland Trail Blazers making the trek to the FedEx Forum, ready to take on the 20W-39L Memphis Grizzlies. Tipoff is at 09:00PM EST, so make sure you’ve got your lineups set and your snacks on deck. Now, the Blazers might be trailing by a whopping 26.0 games in the Western conference, but don’t count ’em out just yet. The Grizzlies, on the other hand, are only 14.5 games back, and they’re hungry for a win. The over/under is set at a tantalizing 208.5, with the Blazers line at 2.5, and the Grizzlies line at -2.5. Both teams are licking their wounds after recent losses – the Grizzlies fell 101-110 against the Timberwolves on 02/28/24, and the Blazers lost 96-106 against the Heat on 02/27/24. But hey, that’s all in the past now. Tonight’s game is a fresh start, and anything can happen!

Game Breakdown

Game Time: March 01, 2024 09:00PM EST
Location: FedEx Forum, Memphis

Vegas Odds

Opening Odds: Portland Trail Blazers +120, Memphis Grizzlies -140; Over/Under: 208.5 points
Recent Odds: Portland Trail Blazers -105 -225, Memphis Grizzlies -115 +25; Over/Under: 208.5 points 0

Team Performance

por Team Logo
LAST 10
1W-9L
AWAY
6W-21L

51.2% Win Probability

mem Team Logo
LAST 10
2W-8L
HOME
7W-22L

48.8% Win Probability

Previous Matchups

Date Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 OT Final O/U ATS
11/05/23 Memphis Grizzlies MEM 30 33 19 30 112 Over
Portland Trail Blazers POR 32 23 31 14 100
11/03/23 Memphis Grizzlies MEM 26 27 24 25 11 113 Over
Portland Trail Blazers POR 33 21 22 26 13 115
04/04/23 Portland Trail Blazers POR 25 37 33 14 109 Over
Memphis Grizzlies MEM 41 25 30 23 119
02/01/23 Portland Trail Blazers POR 26 26 32 38 122 Over
Memphis Grizzlies MEM 32 25 33 22 112
11/02/22 Memphis Grizzlies MEM 30 22 26 33 111 Over
Portland Trail Blazers POR 23 22 27 34 106
02/16/22 Portland Trail Blazers POR 36 32 26 29 123 Over
Memphis Grizzlies MEM 32 25 33 29 119
12/19/21 Portland Trail Blazers POR 28 23 26 28 105 Under
Memphis Grizzlies MEM 32 20 28 20 100
12/15/21 Memphis Grizzlies MEM 24 31 25 33 113 Over
Portland Trail Blazers POR 19 28 35 21 103
10/27/21 Memphis Grizzlies MEM 27 30 20 19 96 Over
Portland Trail Blazers POR 24 27 36 29 116

Starting Lineups

Trail Blazers Notable Injuries

  • Deandre Ayton GTD (C): Avg: 14.3pts, 10.6reb, 1.7ast, 31.5 minutes. Last game: 02/27/24. Impact: 6.4
  • Scoot Henderson OUT (PG): Avg: 13.1pts, 3.0reb, 4.7ast, 27.3 minutes. Last game: 02/15/24. Impact: 4.3

Grizzlies Notable Injuries

  • Jaren Jackson Jr. OUT (PF/C): Avg: 22.5pts, 5.5reb, 2.2ast, 32.0 minutes. Last game: 02/28/24. Impact: 6.7
  • Luke Kennard GTD (PG/SG): Avg: 10.7pts, 2.9reb, 2.9ast, 24.7 minutes. Last game: 02/26/24. Impact: 3.5
  • Gregory Jackson GTD (PF): Avg: 11.6pts, 3.5reb, 0.8ast, 20.7 minutes. Last game: 02/28/24. Impact: 4.1
  • Derrick Rose OUT (PG): Avg: 8.0pts, 1.9reb, 3.3ast, 16.7 minutes. Last game: 02/28/24. Impact: 2.2
  • John Konchar GTD (SG/SF): Avg: 4.0pts, 4.1reb, 1.8ast, 19.4 minutes. Last game: 02/23/24. Impact: 3.6

Top Player Props

This article, published more than 6 hours prior to game time, focuses exclusively on Over prop bets due to the propensity for NBA teams to make last-minute injury adjustments. For the most current prop bets, including any updates closer to tip-off, please refer to the link provided below the table.

Trail Blazers Defense vs

Position Pts Reb Ast Overall vs NBA
C #29 #20 #27 #30 15.8%
PF #3 #1 #20 #3 -21.5%
PG #7 #12 #17 #12 -2.6%
SF #16 #22 #20 #17 0.7%
SG #7 #2 #5 #6 -7.1%

Grizzlies Defense vs

Position Pts Reb Ast Overall vs NBA
C #22 #17 #14 #17 2.6%
PF #14 #18 #15 #16 2.2%
PG #13 #28 #9 #15 0.5%
SF #27 #20 #17 #25 7.6%
SG #6 #20 #17 #10 -4.0%
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Team Comparison

Team Logo
Points per Game
102.4
102.1
Rebounds per Game
41.8
40.1
Assists per Game
22.4
26.3
Steals per Game
8.2
7.9
Blocks per Game
3.5
5.6
Shots per Game
87.5
86.4
3-Pointers Made per Game
9.0
13.2
2-Pt Percentage per Game
49.7
50.4
3-Pt Percentage per Game
31.7
35.0
Turnovers per Game
13.7
14.1
Fouls per Game
20.3
17.6

Recent Trends

  • Dalano Banton (SG): 3 Game Minutes avg dropped 51.9% to 11.1, 23.0 min average previous 3 games.
  • Brandon Clarke (C): 3 Game Minutes avg dropped 43.8% to 12.2, 21.7 min average previous 3 games.
  • John Konchar (SG/SF): 3 Game Minutes avg dropped 37.5% to 18.9, 30.2 min average previous 3 games.
  • Kris Murray (SG/SF): 3 Game Minutes avg jumped 158.3% to 32.7, 12.6 min average previous 3 games.
  • Shaedon Sharpe (PG): 3 Game Minutes avg jumped 30.0% to 27.8, 21.4 min average previous 3 games.
  • Lamar Stevens (PF/C): 3 Game Minutes avg dropped 35.3% to 16.3, 25.1 min average previous 3 games.
  • Matisse Thybulle (SF): 3 Game Minutes avg jumped 36.9% to 27.0, 19.7 min average previous 3 games.
  • The Trail Blazers have a 3-game losing streak on the road. Overall, they are on a 9-game losing streak. The Grizzlies have a 2-game losing streak at home. Overall, they are on a 3-game losing streak.
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