Published: Tue, March 13, 2018
Sport | By Wilson Duncan

Memphis Grizzlies vs. Milwaukee Bucks - 3/12/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Memphis Grizzlies vs. Milwaukee Bucks - 3/12/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Brandon Jennings came off the bench to score 16 points, Eric Bledsoe chipped in 14 and Tony Snell managed 12 points.

Marc Gasol tallied 17 points to lead six Memphis players in extra digits.

Sitting on a 10-day contract, Brandon Jennings nearly notched a triple-double in his first game back with the Milwaukee Bucks. House of Highlights posted a video of Jennings' performance, which fell short of a triple-double, but was enough to contribute to a Bucks win. He has averaged 14.4 points and 8.7 rebounds in 17 lifetime matchups, shooting 50.1 percent.

The game will be televised locally on Fox Sports Wisconsin and Fox Sports Southeast - Memphis.

Dillon Brooks scored 17 points and JaMychal Green added 14 and ten rebounds as the Grizzlies shot 35.7 percent, their third-worst mark of the season. They outscored the Grizzlies 23-9 for the quarter's remainder and took a 32-24 advantage to the second quarter when Sterling Brown converted a driving layup with 4.5 seconds on the clock. Milwaukee, though, have covered in their last five road games against teams with a losing home record. In the first, Antetokounmpo scored a game-high 27 points and the Bucks defeated the Grizzlies 110-103, covering as 4-point favorites.

Memphis ranks 22nd in second chance points per game (11.1) while Milwaukee ranks 26th (10.3). The under has hit in Memphis' last four home games and gone 6-1 in the last seven overall.

In their last five games, Milwaukee is 1-4 ATS with 3 unders and 2 overs.

Head to head, the home team is 6-1 ATS in the last seven meetings, the under is 10-3-1 in the last 14 meetings and the Bucks are 1-4 ATS in the last five meetings in Memphis.

Jennings last played in the National Basketball Association in 2016-17, and between the Wizards and Knicks he averaged 7.1 points, 2.4 rebounds, and 4.9 assists over 22.2 minutes per game.

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