Memphis @ Portland
Current Records: Memphis 30-28; Portland 32-27
What to Know
The Memphis Grizzlies will square off against the Portland Trail Blazers at 4 p.m. ET Sunday at Moda Center at the Rose Quarter. Keep an eye on the score for this one: both teams posted some lofty points totals in their previous games, so things might heat up even more when they meet.
Portland is out to make up for these teams' game this past Friday. The Grizzlies came out on top in a nail-biter against Portland, sneaking past 130-128. Point guard Ja Morant had a stellar game for Memphis as he dropped a double-double on 33 points and 13 assists in addition to five rebounds.
Memphis' victory brought them up to 30-28 while Portland's loss pulled them down to 32-27. A pair of stats to keep in the back of your head while watching: Memphis comes into the matchup boasting the most steals per game in the league at 9.43. But the Trail Blazers rank first in the league when it comes to steals given up per game, with only 6.2 on average. Ball control might end up being a major factor in this one.
How To Watch
- When: Sunday at 4 p.m. ET
- Where: Moda Center at the Rose Quarter -- Portland, Oregon
- TV: Bally Sports - Southeast
- Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
- Follow: CBS Sports App
The Trail Blazers are a 3.5-point favorite against the Grizzlies, according to the latest NBA odds.
The oddsmakers were right in line with the betting community on this one, as the game opened as a 3.5-point spread, and stayed right there.
Portland have won ten out of their last 19 games against Memphis.
- Apr 23, 2021 - Memphis 130 vs. Portland 128
- Aug 15, 2020 - Portland 126 vs. Memphis 122
- Jul 31, 2020 - Portland 140 vs. Memphis 135
- Feb 12, 2020 - Memphis 111 vs. Portland 104
- Apr 03, 2019 - Portland 116 vs. Memphis 89
- Mar 05, 2019 - Memphis 120 vs. Portland 111
- Dec 19, 2018 - Portland 99 vs. Memphis 92
- Dec 12, 2018 - Memphis 92 vs. Portland 83
- Apr 01, 2018 - Portland 113 vs. Memphis 98
- Mar 28, 2018 - Memphis 108 vs. Portland 103
- Nov 20, 2017 - Portland 100 vs. Memphis 92
- Nov 07, 2017 - Memphis 98 vs. Portland 97
- Jan 27, 2017 - Portland 112 vs. Memphis 109
- Dec 08, 2016 - Memphis 88 vs. Portland 86
- Nov 06, 2016 - Portland 100 vs. Memphis 94
- Feb 08, 2016 - Portland 112 vs. Memphis 106
- Jan 04, 2016 - Memphis 91 vs. Portland 78
- Nov 13, 2015 - Memphis 101 vs. Portland 100
- Nov 05, 2015 - Portland 115 vs. Memphis 96
Injury Report for Portland
- Derrick Jones Jr.: Game-Time Decision (Hip)
- Keljin Blevins: Game-Time Decision (Covid-19)
- Zach Collins: Out (Ankle)
Injury Report for Memphis
- Jaren Jackson Jr.: Out (Rest)