Memphis Grizzlies (49-23) welcome Brooklyn Nets (38-34) at the FedExForum in Memphis on Thursday, March 24, 2022 at 5:00 AM (IST) in the regular 2021/22 NBA Season. Here, you can find everything you want to know about Memphis Grizzlies vs Brooklyn Nets, such as the match details, recent form, player to watch out for, match prediction and much more.
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Memphis Grizzlies vs Brooklyn Nets: Match Details
Date: Thursday, March 24, 2022
Time: 5:00 AM IST OR 7:30 PM ET (March 23)
Location: FedExForum, Memphis
Memphis Grizzlies have been in great form recently. In the last five fixtures, they have won four times, losing just once (WWWLW). They are 7-3 in their last 10 games.
Brooklyn Nets have also been in great form recently. In the last five fixtures, they have won four times, losing just once (WWLWW). They are 6-4 in their last 10 games.
The Grizzlies currently sit in second place in the Western Conference. While the Nets are positioned in eighth place in the Eastern Conference.
Their last meeting took place on January 3, 2022 and it ended in a 118-104 win for the Grizzlies away in Brooklyn. This will be their second meeting in the 2021-2022 NBA season.
Player to Watch
Memphis Grizzlies– Dillon Brooks
Dillon Brooks will be on the spotlight in the probable absence of Memphis’ talisman.
In the Grizzlies camp, Brooks ranks third in Points (17.7) and second in Steals (1.3) per game.
However, he also has the second-most Fouls per game (3.2) for Memphis, which makes him a player to watch out for.
Brooklyn Nets– Kevin Durant
In the Nets camp, Kevin Durant ranks first in Points (29.4), second in Rebounds (7.2) and first in Assists (6.0) per game.
Durant put up 37 Points to go with 9 Rebounds and 8 Assists in their last game against Utah Jazz.
However, he also has the most Turnovers per game (3.3) for Brooklyn, which makes him a player to watch out for.
Memphis Grizzlies vs Brooklyn Nets: Key Points
- Memphis are 24-10 at home, while the Nets are 22-15 away.
- The Grizzlies have won each of the last 5 regular season games between the two.
- Jaren Jackson Jr. of Memphis has made the second most Blocks per game (2.2) in the NBA this campaign.
- Ben Simmons of Brooklyn is OUT of this match.
- Superstar Ja Morant is doubtful for this game and he did not play in Grizzlies’ last fixture, against the Rockets.
Memphis Grizzlies vs Brooklyn Nets: Match Predictions
Brooklyn Nets are underdogs for this game. Oddsmakers are favoring Memphis Grizzlies, especially because of their good home record and potential absentees in the opposition dugout.
Predicted Winner: Memphis Grizzlies
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