Memphis Grizzlies vs. Miami Heat Betting Odds & Game Analysis | December 6

By Lester Mackay | December 5, 2021, 9:40 pm

The Miami Heat (14-10) host the Memphis Grizzlies (13-10) at FTX Arena, beginning at 7:30 PM ET on Monday, December 6, 2021. The Heat are 4.5-point favorites in the game, the second matchup between the teams this season.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we use data from our industry leading partner, Sportradar, to identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the NBA matchup between the Miami Heat and Memphis Grizzlies.

Heat stats and betting info

Betting trends for Miami

  • So far this season, Miami has put together a 14-10-0 record against the spread.
  • The Heat have a 5-3 record against the spread this season when favored by 4.5 points or more.
  • The teams have hit the over in 15 of Miami’s 24 games with a set total.
  • The Heat are 9-8 in games they were listed as the moneyline favorite (winning 52.9% of those games).
  • Miami is 6-1 (winning 85.7% of its games) when playing as a moneyline favorite of -220 or shorter.
  • The implied moneyline probability in this matchup gives the Heat a 68.8% chance to win.

Key players for Miami

  • Jimmy Butler: 23.6 PTS, 5.3 AST, 2.1 STL, 51.9 FG%, 20.0 3PT% (6-for-30)
  • Tyler Herro: 21.2 PTS, 44.0 FG%, 39.3 3PT% (59-for-150)
  • Kyle Lowry: 12.8 PTS, 7.6 AST, 41.9 FG%, 31.2 3PT% (44-for-141)
  • Bam Adebayo: 18.7 PTS, 10.2 REB, 1.1 STL, 51.9 FG%
  • Duncan Robinson: 11.0 PTS, 36.4 FG%, 33.0 3PT% (70-for-212)

Heat Injuries: Victor Oladipo: Out (Right Knee), Markieff Morris: Out (Neck), Jimmy Butler: Day To Day (Tailbone), Bam Adebayo: Out (Thumb)

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Grizzlies stats and betting info

Betting trends for Memphis

  • Miami has a 14-10-0 record against the spread this season.
  • The Heat are 5-3 against the spread when favored by 4.5 points or more this season.
  • Miami has hit the over in 15 of its 24 games with a set total (62.5%).
  • This season, the Grizzlies have been the underdog 11 times and won five, or 45.5%, of those games.
  • Memphis has entered two games this season as the underdog by +180 or more and won each of those games.
  • The moneyline for this contest implies a 35.7% chance of a victory for the Grizzlies.

Key players for Memphis

  • Ja Morant: 24.1 PTS, 6.8 AST, 1.6 STL, 47.6 FG%, 35.6 3PT% (31-for-87)
  • Jaren Jackson Jr.: 15.8 PTS, 2.0 BLK, 42.6 FG%, 37.1 3PT% (52-for-140)
  • Desmond Bane: 15.9 PTS, 47.5 FG%, 40.1 3PT% (59-for-147)
  • Steven Adams: 6.7 PTS, 8.2 REB, 50.9 FG%
  • De’Anthony Melton: 10.5 PTS, 1.6 STL, 41.0 FG%, 36.3 3PT% (37-for-102)

Grizzlies Injuries: Sam Merrill: Out (Ankle), Kyle Anderson: Out (Back), Brandon Clarke: Day To Day (Knee), Ziaire Williams: Day To Day (Knee), Ja Morant: Out (Knee)

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