Memphis Grizzlies at Phoenix Suns Matchup 1/7/2024

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MEM 121 @ PHO 115

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MEM 121 @ PHO 115

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The Phoenix Suns (19-16) take the court against the Memphis Grizzlies (12-23) as 4.5-point favorites on Sunday, January 7, 2024 at 8:00 PM ET on AZFa. The matchup has an over/under of 227.5 points.

Matchup

Game Spread Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Teams Team Rating Open Closing Open Closing Open Closing Line Moves
Memphis Grizzlies Grizzlies
75
+4 (-110)
+8 (-105)
229.5 pts
229.5 pts
+145
+275
line-movement
Phoenix Suns Suns
87
-4 (-110)
-8 (-115)
-175
-345

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
15-21-0 4-12-0 11-9-0
21-15-0 15-7-0 6-8-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 1-7-0 0-5-0 1-2-0 4-0-0 0-0-0 4-0-0
220.5 to 225 7-3-0 3-0-0 4-3-0 4-3-1 2-2-1 2-1-0
225.5 to 229 3-6-0 0-4-0 3-2-0 2-5-0 2-4-0 0-1-0
229.5 to 235 2-2-0 0-0-0 2-2-0 3-9-0 2-7-0 1-2-0
235.5 to 240 1-2-0 0-2-0 1-0-0 0-2-0 0-0-0 0-2-0
240.5 and over 1-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0 0-3-0 0-2-0 0-1-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
15-21-0 4-12-0 11-9-0
13-22-1 6-15-1 7-7-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 1-2-0 0-1-0 1-1-0 1-3-1 1-3-1 0-0-0
-7 to -10 3-2-0 0-0-0 3-2-0 0-2-0 0-2-0 0-0-0
-3.5 to -6.5 4-4-0 1-1-0 3-3-0 5-8-0 2-6-0 3-2-0
-0.5 to -3 2-4-0 1-2-0 1-2-0 3-2-0 2-1-0 1-1-0
0 to 3 3-5-0 0-5-0 3-0-0 3-3-0 1-2-0 2-1-0
+3.5 to +6.5 1-4-0 1-3-0 0-1-0 1-3-0 0-1-0 1-2-0
+7 to +10 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0
+10.5 or more 1-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 9-10 47.4% 52.6 110.1
Underdog 6-18 25% 37.5 106
After Win 5-6 45.5% 72.7 109.7
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 11-10 52.4% 31 117
Favorite 15-9 62.5% 35.4 118.2
After Win 6-9 40% 40 110.7

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
114.8 28.5 28.2 30.1 28
111.9 27.7 27.8 28.9 27.5
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
111.1 27.4 26.4 29 28.3
112 28.2 28.3 29.1 26.4
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
109.4 27.3 26.3 29.1 26.7
119.9 31.7 30.7 30.3 27.2
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
112.8 28 27 29.9 27.9
105.6 26.8 26.4 27 25.4

Memphis Grizzlies Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
1/6/24 MEM 127 @ LAL 113 -4 225.5 53.7% 20 6 51.1% 17 49.4% 27 8 35.7% 13
1/4/24 MEM 111 vs TOR 116 -1 227.5 42.6% 19 9 35.7% 10 48.2% 27 7 46.2% 12
1/3/24 MEM 106 vs SA 98 -11 237 46.2% 25 8 31.6% 15 42.4% 23 6 32.3% 14
1/1/24 MEM 92 vs SAC 123 -1 237 36.6% 28 1 30% 8 51.1% 17 9 48.5% 12
12/29/23 MEM 105 @ DEN 142 -9 222.5 41.6% 25 11 37.1% 11 57.3% 14 12 48.8% 11

Phoenix Suns Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
1/6/24 PHO 113 vs MIA 97 -2.5 229 50.6% 17 9 40% 9 41.5% 22 11 27% 15
1/4/24 PHO 122 vs LAC 131 +4 231 53.2% 26 10 42.9% 16 55.3% 32 10 52.9% 12
1/1/24 PHO 112 vs ORL 107 -5.5 232.5 50% 19 6 29.6% 6 46.7% 12 8 32.4% 15
12/28/23 PHO 129 @ HOU 113 +3 225 57.3% 26 8 42.4% 19 41.7% 22 9 41.5% 9
12/23/23 PHO 105 @ SAC 120 -3.5 245 44.3% 28 15 20% 15 53% 26 7 31.6% 12

Grizzlies vs. Suns Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Sunday, January 7, 2024
  • Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: AZFa
  • Favorite: Suns (-4.5)
  • Total: 227.5

Grizzlies vs. Suns Matchup Statistics

  • The 115.4 points per game the Suns score are just two more points than the Grizzlies allow (113.4).
  • The Suns have a +62 scoring differential, topping opponents by 1.8 points per game. They're putting up 115.4 points per game to rank 13th in the league and are allowing 113.6 per outing to rank 14th in the NBA.
  • The Grizzlies have been outscored by six points per game (posting 107.4 points per game, 30th in league, while giving up 113.4 per contest, 13th in NBA) and have a -210 scoring differential.
  • At home, Phoenix is scoring four more points per game (117) than it is when playing on the road (113).
  • Memphis averages 104.3 points per game at home, and 110.1 on the road.
  • The Suns' offense has been less effective over their last 10 games, putting up 115.3 points a contest compared to the 115.4 they've averaged this year.
  • In their past 10 games, the Grizzlies are scoring 111.9 points per contest, 4.5 more than their season average (107.4).

Grizzlies vs. Suns Previous Meetings

Suns vs Grizzlies (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
12/2/2023 Suns -10.5 220.5 -485 +370 116-109 PHO
11/24/2023 Suns -3.5 220.5 -166 +140 110-89 PHO
1/22/2023 Grizzlies -8.5 232 -345 +285 112-110 PHO
1/16/2023 Grizzlies -12.5 232 -750 +550 136-106 MEM
12/27/2022 Grizzlies -8 224.5 -305 +255 125-108 PHO
12/23/2022 Grizzlies -3 226.5 -150 +130 125-100 MEM

Suns Leaders

  • Kevin Durant's numbers on the season are 29.8 points, 6.2 rebounds and 6.1 assists per game, shooting 52% from the floor and 47.1% from downtown (first in NBA), with an average of 2.1 made 3-pointers.
  • Devin Booker averages 26.7 points, 5 boards and 8 assists.
  • Jusuf Nurkic is averaging 12.8 points, 10.3 rebounds and 3.5 assists. At the other end, he averages 0.9 steals and 1.2 blocked shots.
  • Grayson Allen averages 13.3 points, 4.4 rebounds and 2.9 assists, shooting 51.3% from the floor and 47.1% from beyond the arc (first in league), with 2.6 made 3-pointers per game.
  • Eric Gordon averages 13.8 points, 2 boards and 2.4 assists, shooting 46.7% from the field and 41.2% from downtown, with 2.8 made 3-pointers per game.

Grizzlies Leaders

  • Desmond Bane is averaging 24.5 points, 4.5 boards and 5.4 assists for the Grizzlies.
  • The Grizzlies are getting 21.1 points, 5.6 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game from Jaren Jackson Jr..
  • Santi Aldama averages 10.5 points, 5.5 boards and 1.8 assists. He is making 45% of his shots from the field and 35.2% from 3-point range, with 1.6 triples per game.
  • The Grizzlies get 5.7 points per game from Bismack Biyombo, plus 6.8 boards and 1.7 assists.
  • The Grizzlies are getting 7.5 points, 3.7 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game from David Roddy.

Grizzlies vs. Suns Injury Report

  • Suns Injuries: Damion Lee: Out (Knee), Nassir Little: Out (Knee), Eric Gordon: Questionable (Knee), Kevin Durant: Questionable (Hamstring), Bol Bol: Out (Ankle)
  • Grizzlies Injuries: Derrick Rose: Out (Hamstring), Ja Morant: Questionable (Shoulder), Steven Adams: Out (Knee), Brandon Clarke: Out (Achilles), Vince Williams Jr.: Questionable (Foot)