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NBA Picks: Western Conference Money Makers

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Here is a breakdown of Western Conference teams to keep on yourATS radar for one reason or another.

Memphis Grizzlies

Memphis GrizzliesThe Grizzlies own the best straight up record in the WesternConference, but they have also been a great choice for our NBA picks.

Checkout these numbers by Memphis – 8-2 ATS overall, 4-1 ATShome, 4-1 ATS away and a sterling 6-1 when listed as the favorite. Wow.

They are also a modest 2-1 ATS as an underdog.

All of a sudden Memphis is relevant, and at 18/1 odds to winthe championship this season, they are one of the six top favorites in theleague to being home the Larry O’Brien Trophy.

Los Angeles Clippers

The Clippers are right behind Memphis with an 8-3 straightup record and their ATS numbers have been equally as good.

Lob City is 5-2 against the spread at home and 3-1 on theroad for a total of 8 point spread covers compared to three losses this season.

They are 5-2 when listed as the favorite and 3-1 as anunderdog. It is safe to say the Clippers are clicking on all cylinders for thebettors.

Los Angeles is 10/1 to win the NBA Championship this season– making them a NBA betting favorite to capture the title.

Golden State Warriors

Not only are the Warriors 7-5 straight up, but they own animpressive 7-3-2 ATS record.

The two most significant numbers come when they play on theroad (4-1-2 ATS away) and when they are listed as the favorite, the later ofwhich has produced a perfect 4-0 ATS record.

They are also 3-2 ATS on their home court.

While the Warriors are off to an impressive start, they arestill 90/1 to win the NBA Title this season.

Sacramento Kings

Sacramento KingsThe Kings are a dismal 3-8 on the year, but are producingeven worse for the bettors this season.

They own a 2-8-1 against the spread record, while notchingjust one point spread cover at home in six chances. Sacramento is also 1-3 ATSon the road.

They are winless in three tries when listed as the favorite– going 0-2-1 in that role so far this season.

A shot at the championship is not in store for the Kingsthis season and at 300/1 the odds certainly reflect what is expected from themfor the remainder of the year.

Honorable Mentions

The Los Angeles Lakers are the only team in the NBA that hasyet to cover a game on the road (0-3 ATS away).

The San Antonio Spurs have been listed as the favorite inall 11 of their matchups to start the season, and have covered seven with onepush.

The New Orleans Hornets are 3-7 straight up, buta decent 6-4 ATS, including 1-0 as a favorite.